Dark Fire (The Last Dragon Chronicles #5)
With the Earth on the brink of recolonisation by dragons, David Rain is sent on an important mission: to seek out and destroy a trace of dark fire, the deadliest force in the universe. But with success could come a terrible price, the sacrifice of a beloved clay dragon. How much does the life of one small dragon count, when the alternative is the birth of a darkling...?
The fifth installment of the Last Dragon Chronicles had just gotten a bit darker and actually contained a number of unfortunate demise. But I've only had those doleful moments rather transient 'cause I just wasn't getting it. Not only did it have a BUNCH of plot lines to follow (which you'll be lost wandering in case you had missed something), bu ...more
Don't want to give away the ending but it easily opens to a 6th book for this series. Very unsettling end.
I find the spiritual and physics elements of this series very intriguing. The way characters move through time rifts and space is enviable. Just imagine what we could accomplish if we didn't always ha ...more
I'm not alays convinced Chris D'Lacey know where his narrative was going to end when he started the series or that might be because I read the first few in the wrong ord ...more
I'm coming off harsh, aren't I? Perhaps it was reading this too soon after the fourth book that put me over the edge. I somehow manage ...more
The Fire within was a fun, light-hearted book. I suppose my main gripe about it was that it focuse ...more
Throughout the book, the plot of the series is obviously escalating, almost hinting at an extreme future climax. The exci ...more
Now with David, trained by the fain and dragons, ...more
Dark Fire UK Cover
Two days have passed since David last appeared to Zanna and Alexa in the park. Those two days have filled Zanna with a confusion and hatred. Where was he? How did he survive? Who is he? What she does not know, is that David has been entrusted with a mission; a mission that will decide the fate of the universe. He must destroy all traces of the dark fire. But the question is, how much is he willing to risk?
As with the prev ...more
So first of let me just say Sqweee! David came back so happy dance!
So now the gang is back and Gwilanna contains dark fire with Gwillan's fire tear. It is a powerful weapon that she plans to use to illuminate herself into a dragon. David and Zanna must both work together to stop Gwilanna from giving the Ix the dark fire or darklings will be made.
Like there are so many different things that happen within this that I couldn't wrap my head around it all until a little while after I ...more
Originally his writing was confined to songs and he didn't turn to fiction until he was 32. His first piece of work was a 250,000 word ...more