The final volume in the Pit Dragon trilogy which began with Dragon's Blood
concludes a riveting saga that intertwines elements of fantasy and science fiction. The planet of Austar, whose climate and history have much in common with Australia's, serves as backdrop to the social hierarchy of the descendents of the original criminal/warden settlers. This book forces Jakkin and his friend Akki, who became part dragon in the last book, Heart's Blood
, underground, where they encounter a horrifying race of not-men, whose society is also based on the breeding and destruction of dragons.
Original title: A Sending of Dragons
Genre: Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Fantasy
Fiction→ Children & Young Adult→ Science Fiction