The Skies

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Dragons are the high demand on the island of Dawnscreek, used as popular mounts and working beasts, but to some of the richest in the world dragons are no more alive than the whips that cut their hides. Raleigh is a young girl when she looses her beloved Eethmitus, possibly the finest beast in the country. The entire town felt the bitterness of the loss, for what an honourable team the two were, respected and known all around. After the many harsh days of mourning, Raleigh decides to come to terms with the fact that a working girl around there can't be without a dragon. Instead of buying a newly broken in juvenile, she isn't going to let poor owners ruin a beast's temper, she's going to raise one herself from an egg. When her perfect and beautiful wyrmling grows into a great dragon, there is nothing stopping her from living her dream of becoming a captain of the Dawnscreek navy. But when the new team are proving themselves and rising in the ranks, Dawnscreek is invaded by the savage army of Kzacastraki and at this point Raleigh is too involved in the navy not to go to war. Fight through adventures and terrors as Raleigh lives through many lifestyles in many homes and places as she struggles her way to save her island and bring it back to freedom. Fly through the air and be fascinated with the dragons. "a non-stop adventure tale about friendship and bravery like no other" "a must-read!"

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The Skies

Submitted: December 13, 2011

Dragons are the high demand on the island of Dawnscreek, used as popular mounts and working beasts, but to some of the richest in the world dragons are no more alive than the whips that cut their hides. Raleigh is a young girl when she looses her beloved Eethmitus, possibly the finest beast in the country. The entire town felt the bitterness of the loss, for what an honourable team the two were, respected and known all around. After the many harsh days of mourning, Raleigh decides to come to terms with the fact that a working girl around there can't be without a dragon. Instead of buying a newly broken in juvenile, she isn't going to let poor owners ruin a beast's temper, she's going to raise one herself from an egg. When her perfect and beautiful wyrmling grows into a great dragon, there is nothing stopping her from living her dream of becoming a captain of the Dawnscreek navy. But when the new team are proving themselves and rising in the ranks, Dawnscreek is invaded by the savage army of Kzacastraki and at this point Raleigh is too involved in the navy not to go to war. Fight through adventures and terrors as Raleigh lives through many lifestyles in many homes and places as she struggles her way to save her island and bring it back to freedom. Fly through the air and be fascinated with the dragons. "a non-stop adventure tale about friendship and bravery like no other" "a must-read!" Read Chapter


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