Academia Draconia

Academia Draconia A Terrified Rider A Mighty Dragon And A Friendship That Defied ImaginationTo Be A Dragonrider You Should Not Be Afraid Of Heights But When You Ve Fallen Off Your Dragon At Two Thousand Feet, You Re Probably Going To Be, All The Same And If You Re A Trainee Dragonrider, You Ll Be Afraid Sooner A Lot Sooner There S Unfortunately One Major Drawback Gaile Suffers From Terrible Vertigo And Gets Dizzy Even On The First Rung Of A Ladder Nor Is Teamwork One Of Her Specialities That Wouldn T Be So Bad If Team Wasn T The Very Definition Of A Dragon And Rider Or That It S Up To The Dragon To Choose Their Partner, And They Re Notoriously Difficult Creatures To Impress But When, After The Latest Setback, Gaile Decides To Track Down The Ghost She Ends Up Setting Off A Chain Of Events That Ll Show That Being Strong, Courageous And Tall Isn T The Only Way To Prove Your Worth Join Gaile And The Other New Students At The Dragon Academy As They Embark On A Journey To Became True Dragonriders Of The Sky. First off, in the interest of full disclosure, I was the content editor for this novel and I ve been friends with the author for years That said, I m an avid reader, so that s the hat I m wearing for this review, but I understand if you don t take this as wholly unbiased Also, I will try to avoid spoilers as best I can The first time I read the rough draft for Academia Draconia, I was enchanted To me, it was Harry Potter meets How to Train Your Dragon I confess here that I pushed for dragons in every critique I gave Ms McKinnon There were already plenty but as a fantasy and dragon lover, there s always room for dragons and for those similarly inclined You re welcome I will tell any and all readers right now that this is a world worth exploring, but you won t get every last detail out of this one book McKinnon sets her stories in different times but in the same universe so, while it is well fleshed out and suits this novel, be prepared to have some curiosities go unanswered for now Academia Draconia is set in a world that s both new and feels old There are stories here to be sure.That said, following the protagonist Gaile through her mis adventures at the DragonCorps Academy had me plea
I loved this book and can t wait to read the next one in the series