Dragon's Blood : The Pit Dragon Chronicles

  • by Jane Yolen
  • Narrated by Marc Thompson
  • Series: The Pit Dragon Chronicles
  • 5 hrs and 55 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Jakkin, a 15-year-old bond boy, works with many others in Sarkkhan's worm farm/nursery on the desert planet Austar IV. Jakkin plans to steal a baby dragon from the farm to raise, hoping to train the dragon to fight and earn him enough money to buy himself out of bond, as well as the dragon's freedom.
Eventually, with the help of Akki, a girl at the nursery, he succeeds and names his dragon Heart's Blood. After a year of training and growing, Akki arranges a way for Jakkin and his beautiful red dragon to engage in their first battle.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

Old story brought to life.

My first introduction to this was PBS story break. Loved it then, love it now. Great sci-fi touches without being too heavy on the tech. interesting work up on the world.
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- Hope L Bryant

Fantastic story and performance

I was absolutely sucked into Jane Yolen's world. Can't wait to start the next book.
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-13-2009
  • Publisher: Audible Studios