Synopses & Reviews
Beck Phillips has spent his time since the dragon pillage of Kingsplot inflating a huge weather balloon inside a tiny building, exploring all the forbidden rooms in the manor, and showing his natural propensity to act first and think later.
But, he is a Pillage and dragons are part of his heritage. Try as he might, he canand#39;t ignore their obvious lure. Confronted with conflicting stories from adults who claim to know whatand#39;s best for him, Beck retrieves the last dragon egg in existence and takes it to a mountainside cave to hatch.
Kate should be jealous when Beck becomes too attached to the dragon queen Lizzy, yet she too is irresistibly drawn in. When Lizzy starts her own rampage, Beck realizes he canand#39;t let the devastation happen again. Will he, once and for all, be able to change the course of events his family curse has destined for him?
In this exhilarating sequel to Pillage, Beck must use his natural ingenuity to sort out who can be trusted and who canand#39;t, before itand#39;s too late.
andldquo;[Obert] Skyeandrsquo;s quick-paced, humorous adventure will keep kids of all ages reading this summer.andrdquo;andmdash;Las Vegas Review Journal
When fifteen-year-old Beck Phillips travels by train to the
The first book in a new trilogy. When 15-year-old Beck Phillips travels by train to the secluded village of Kingsplot to live with his wealthy but estranged uncle, Beck discovers some dark family secrets.
About the Author
Obert Skye is the bestselling author of theand#160;Leven Thumps
and#160;series. He is also the author of the comic novel,and#160;The Creature from My Closet
. Obert lives in a constant state of wonder. He has a keen sense of smell and is the owner of a great deal of curiosity.