By Joseph Bruchac
DB 76093, Available on BARD
When the foolish king and queen vanish, young prince Rashko must save them--and the kingdom. Aided by wise old Georgi, Rashko channels the power of his ancestor Pavol the Great, harnesses a magical dragon, and prepares to face the evil Baron Temny. For grades 5-8 and older readers. 2011.
By Andre Norton
DB 67334, Available on BARD
Fifteen-year-old Shilo finds among her late father's effects a dragon puzzle that, once completed, transports her to ancient Babylon. There Shilo must fulfill her destiny as a dragon's servant and savior of her world--but first she must retrieve stolen dragon eggs. For senior high and older readers. 2007.
By Tom McGowen
The King likes to eat but his royal chef can't cook, yet when the king orders dragon stew things work out well for everyone including the dragon. For grades K-3. 1969
By Dean R. Koontz
DB 35893, BR 9169, Available on BARD
Detectives Harry Lyon and Connie Gulliver, who are on a mission to fight corruption, encounter a respectable-looking man who enters a diner and suddenly peppers the room with bullets. While investigating, Harry is approached by a strange man who predicts Harry and others will be dead by dawn. Harry begins to wonder if he is dealing with a case of possession. Violence, strong language, and descriptions of sex. Bestseller. 1993
Dragon Teeth: A Novel
By Michael Crichton
DB 88345, BR 21901, Available on BARD
In 1876, Yale student William Johnson joins the latest expedition of paleontologist Othniel Charles Marsh to win a bet. He is soon drawn into the Bone Wars between Marsh and his nemesis, Edward Drinker Cope. While carting back a find, William ends up fighting challenges of the Old West. Violence. Bestseller. 2017.
By Anne McCaffrey
DB 12520, Available on BARD
The Oldtimers, who agreed to move forward in time to save the planet Pern from destruction, dislike the age in which they now live. While they breed anger and dissent, a bold dragon rider seeks a way to protect his beloved planet from outside danger and destruction from within. For high school and adult readers. 1971
By Jane Yolen
DB 22372, BR 10937, Available on BARD
Jakkin Stewart steals a hatchling dragon and trains it secretly in the desert. If Heart's Blood, the young dragon, can win in the gaming pits, his young owner can buy his freedom and win the love of a mysterious girl. Jakkin can't even think of what will happen if his dragon loses. First book of the Pit Dragon trilogy. For junior and senior high and older readers. 1982
By Barbara Hambly
DB 26667, Available on BARD
When the fearful dragon, Morkeleb, attacks Ylferdun, Prince Gareth seeks the only living dragonsbane, John Aversin, to ask for help. Instead of a dashing, heroic figure, he finds an unpretentious farmer whose only dragon kill was reluctantly done through necessity. John is persuaded to go with Gareth, and takes along Jenny, a half-taught sorceress. And it is Jenny who finally faces the dragon. For junior and senior high readers.
By Barbara Hambly
DB 50394, Available on BARD
Although Jenny Waynest returned to human form and married Lord John Aversin at the end of Dragonsbane (DB 26667), she retained some magical powers. Those abilities prove useful when dragons begin stalking the homeland--first an illusionary dragon, then a real one. Some strong language. For junior and senior high readers. 1999.