By Diana Wynne Jones
DB 41065, Available on BARD
A young boy wanders into Banners Wood near London and suddenly finds himself in another world with a robot and a dragon. Ann, who lives close to Banners Wood and Hexwood Farm, watches people go into a barn and never return. And in another galaxy, a controller gets a message about the old computer in the archival library at Hexwood Farm. Soon the lives of all these characters will merge. For junior and senior high and older readers. 2008
His Majesty's Dragon
By Naomi Novik
DB 64445, BR 21433, Available on BARD
English naval captain Will Laurence discovers a dragon egg aboard a captured French frigate. Once the creature, Temeraire, hatches, Will harnesses it and bonds immediately and irrevocably with it. The pair trains in the art of airborne combat before joining the Aerial Corps to battle Napoleon's forces. Commercial audiobook. 2006.
By T. A. Barron
DB 68271, Available on BARD
A small, winged lizard hatches near the newly sprouting Great Tree of Avalon and acquires the name Basil because of a smell he can magically create. With his destiny linked to Merlin's, he becomes engaged in Avalon's war between evil Rhita Gawr and forces of good. For grades 6-9. 2008.
DVD. For years, Mr. Meacham has told tales of the fierce dragon deep in the woods. To his daughter, Grace, these stories are little more than tall tales, until she meets Pete. Pete is a mysterious ten-year-old with no family who claims to live in the woods with a giant, green dragon named Elliot. Starring Bryce Dallas Howard, Robert Redford, Karl Urban and Oakes Fegley. Rated PG. 103 Min. 2016.
By Rachel Hartman
DB 76170, Available on BARD
In a world where dragons and humans coexist in an uneasy truce and dragons can assume human form, Seraphina, whose dragon mother died giving birth to her, grapples with her identity amid magical secrets and royal scandals. For senior high and older readers. William C. Morris Award. 2012.
Sir Cumference and the Dragon of Pi: A Math Adventure
By Cindy Neuschwander
DB 82229, JL 6416, Available on BARD
When Sir Cumference drinks a potion which turns him into a dragon, his son Radius searches for the magic number known as pi which will restore him to his former shape. 1999
Three Tales of My Father’s Dragon
By Ruth Stiles Gannett
DB 46345, JL 648, Available on BARD
Nine-year-old Elmer rescues Boris, a baby flying dragon, from the ferocious animals holding him prisoner on Wild Island. The grateful Boris promises to fly Elmer back home, but Boris needs Elmer's help again before rejoining his dragon family. Tales originally published in 1949-1951. For grades 3-6.
A Change of Heart: Unraveling the Mysteries of Cardiovascular Disease
By Daniel Levy and Susan Brink
DBC 11407, Available as BARD Download
The current director of the Framingham Heart Study and an acclaimed journalist join forces in this highly readable and engaging account of the landmark program. Begun in 1948, the longitudinal study of more 5,000 citizens of the Massachusetts town has transformed the field of cardiology. 2005.
The Curse: Big Time Gambling’s Seduction of a Small New England Town
By Robert Steele
DBC 3945, Available as BARD Download
A 17th century curse plays out four centuries later when a quaint Connecticut village is chosen as the site of a lavish new Indian gambling casino. 2012.