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3.88  ·  Rating details ·  52 ratings  ·  9 reviews
Cinder despises humans. That’s not uncommon among dragons. But someone is killing the dragons. Why? How? Cinder doesn’t know, and she saw her parents slain. Now Cinder, the wizard Tig, his apprentice Alex, along with willing and unwilling allies, must find a way to save dragon-kind. And Cinder has to become a human girl to do it.
Nook, 432 pages
Published 2011
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Aug 08, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Set in a time when dragons still thrived and magic was alive in the world, Cinder tells the story of a battle to preserve dragon-kind from extinction at the hands of enchanted death speakers. Told from several points of view, Cinder gives the reader the perspectives of a young dragon-turned-human girl, an aging wizard, a middle-aged merchant woman, and an up-and-coming wizard's apprentice-turned-hero. Filled with action, magic, and heart, this is an adventure readers will remember long after fin ...more
Dec 28, 2011 rated it it was amazing
If you are looking for an exciting fantasy story of wizards, dragons and magic, this book will not disappoint!
There is action, romance, magic and legends that bind together a fascinating cast of diverse characters. Great to see young learning from elders, men and women fighting side by side, humans, wizards, animals & dragons working together for a common cause. Even the endearing pets are chivalrous and there is also a disabled dragon who helps to save the future of her kind. I love all the cha
Mary Hilton
Jul 08, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I LOVED this book!! Cinder is an amazing character that I could actually relate to on some levels. I can't wait to see more of her and all the Dragons! ...more
Mel Windham
Jul 31, 2011 rated it really liked it
"Cinder," written by uprising author Will Wright, is an epic fantasy filled with dragons, wizards, archers, sailors, cats, dogs, and a few surprises.

The title character, Cinder, is a young dragon who loses her parents to an unknown force. The wizard Tig (short for Tigris), protects Cinder and embarks on a quest to learn what killed her parents. For a disguise, Tig transforms her into a human girl--the girl you see on the book's cover. The result is a fun-filled journey as Cinder learns to cope
Sep 25, 2012 rated it it was amazing
Cinder is a well-written and wonderful fantasy adventure that will keep you entranced from its mysterious beginning through its spellbinding ending! Humans, dragons, and other fascinating creatures must decide if they will work together to defeat an incredibly powerful enemy that seeks to eradicate all of dragon-kind. Epic sea battles and land skirmishes combine to keep you on the edge of your seat throughout.

Along the way, Will Wright delves into the depths of each player's soul, creating char
Laura Bird
Aug 15, 2011 rated it it was amazing
If you're "on the fence" about reading fantasy - this will draw you right in. Mr Wright does an excellent job at developing the characters, you won't want to put it down. A fun read, well written - I want to know what happens next. Give it a try, you will not be disappointed! ...more
I really liked this book and I love all the characters , even the wicked ones, live to not love them. Ms Meyer did a great job! I'm still reading the series. ...more
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Sep 22, 2011 rated it it was amazing
I loved Cinder from start to finish, loved the great character development and story line, couldn't wait to see how the story ended, loved the conclusion. I'll be reading it again! ...more
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