Synopses & Reviews
In a slightly futuristic, polluted world, fourteen-year-old Bryn watches an ancient egg hatch, and her life changes forever. Like her family before her, Bryn can and#8220;kenand#8221; with birds, so at first she doesnand#8217;t understand why she relates to what appears to be a lizard. Then she realizes that the critter in her care is really a baby dragon. When the dracling becomes an Internet phenomenon, she must flee to protect him from poachers and others who wish him harm. But will Bryn be able to protect him, or will she lose the dracling just as she comes to love him?andlt;BRandgt; andlt;BRandgt;A fast-paced, standalone addition to Susan Fletcherand#8217;s beloved Dragon Chronicles series, Ancient, Strange, and Lovely puts a modern twist on a timeless genre.
"An intelligent and wryly humorous fantasy." - Horn Book
"An intelligent and wryly humorous fantasy." - andlt;Iandgt;Horn Bookandlt;/Iandgt;
In a new dragon novel by Susan Fletcher, Bryn must save a dracling from a dangerous modern world that seems to have no place for an ancient dragon.
About the Author
andlt;Bandgt;Susan Fletcherandlt;/Bandgt; is the acclaimed author of the Dragon Chronicles, composed of andlt;iandgt;Dragon's Milkandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;Flight of the Dragon Kynandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;Sign of the Doveandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;i andgt;Ancient, Strange, and Lovely andlt;/iandgt;as well as the award-winning andlt;iandgt;Alphabet of Dreamsandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;Shadow Spinnerandlt;/iandgt;, andlt;iandgt;Walk Across the Seaandlt;/iandgt;, and andlt;i andgt;Falcon in the Glassandlt;/iandgt;. Ms. Fletcher lives in Wilsonville, Oregon. Visit her at SusanFletcher.com.