A wager has been cast. Are there advantages for dragons carrying riders? Do two minds work better than one? That’s the question Steve and Pryllan set out to answer as they are tested at the Hunt, an annual ceremony where only the gifted and most skilled wyverians seek out the oskorlisk, the great serpent of the eastern sea. Can dragon and rider find one of these serpents and get their trophy before anyone else? Will they be able to pave the way for the return of the dragon riders?
Author's note: the events of this story fall between books 2 & 3 of the Tales of Lentari series. This is an 8,400+ word short story.
The fun filled magical adventures of Lentari continues!
Breslin the dwarf, whom we first met in The Prophecy (Bakkian Chronicles #1), returns and joins an expedition which is trying to solve the mystery of why a strange mark suddenly appeared on a young boy's back.
Following tantalizing clues which suggest the mark might be a map leading to the fabled lost city of Nar, Breslin and his friends must track down creatures thought to be extinct, try to infiltrate the nest of a rare dragon, and assemble an ancient relic which no one knows how to use.
Griffins, Dragons, and BNPs (Bugs of Nightmarish Proportions). Who knew? It seemed harmless enough. See a mysterious door and step through to see what happens, right? Now stranded in a magical kingdom, husband and wife search for a way home. However, enlisting the aid of the king and queen has given them their biggest shock yet: Royal Babysitters.