Dragons

Dragons are legendary creatures, typically with serpentine or otherwise reptilian traits, that feature in the myths of many cultures.

There are two distinct cultural traditions of dragons: the European dragon, derived from European folk traditions and ultimately related to Greek and Middle Eastern mythologies, and the Chinese dragon, with counterparts in Japan, Korea and other Asian countries.

The traditional European dragon is a large reptilian creature with wings who lives in underground caves filled with treasure. They can breathe fire.

Chinese dragons are more serpentine in shape who possess
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Witch's Reign (Desert Cursed, #1)
Cast in Deception (Chronicles of Elantra, #13)
The Sky Is Yours
Fire in His Fury (Fireblood Dragon, #4)
Dragon Blood (World of the Lupi, #14)
Dragon's Thief (Blood Prophecy #1)
Heat (Dark Kings, #12)
Covert Fae (A Spy Among the Fallen, #1)
Origins (Heritage of Power, #3)
The Shadow Weave (Spell Weaver, #2)
Dragon's Curse (Blood Prophecy #2)
The Myth Manifestation (SPI Files, #5)
Drakon's Past (Blood of the Drakon, #4)
Unraveled (Heritage of Power, #4)
Mikhail (Brothers of Ash and Fire, #2)
The Rogue Queen (The Hundredth Queen, #3)
Shadow Wings (Darkest Drae, #2)
Witch's Reign (Desert Cursed, #1)
Skyborn (Dragons & Druids, #1)
Blood Oath (Darkest Drae, #1)
Unraveled (Heritage of Power, #4)
The Girl Who Drank the Moon
Dragon's Thief (Blood Prophecy #1)
Dragon Storm (Heritage of Power, #1)
Fused in Fire (Fire and Ice Trilogy, #3)
Revelations (Heritage of Power, #2)
Uprooted
Origins (Heritage of Power, #3)
Elusion (Facets of Feyrie #1)
A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms (The Tales of Dunk and Egg, #1-3)
The Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. TolkienThe Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. LewisIsle of Winds by James Fahy
Magical Creatures
1,250 books — 791 voters
Eragon by Christopher PaoliniHis Majesty's Dragon by Naomi NovikBrisingr by Christopher PaoliniEldest by Christopher PaoliniBentwhistle the Dragon in a Threat from the Past by Paul Cude
Best Kick-Ass Dragon Characters
178 books — 174 voters

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Deathly Hallows by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince by J.K. RowlingHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. Rowling
Werewolves, WIzards, Vampires, ETC
407 books — 323 voters
Bentwhistle the Dragon in a Threat from the Past by Paul CudeHeroika 1 by Janet E. MorrisThe Hobbit by J.R.R. TolkienHarry Potter and the Goblet of Fire by J.K. RowlingDragonflight by Anne McCaffrey
Dragons Included
180 books — 132 voters

Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle, #1)
Seraphina (Seraphina, #1)
Brisingr (The Inheritance Cycle, #3)
His Majesty's Dragon (Temeraire, #1)
Inheritance (The Inheritance Cycle, #4)
The Hobbit
Firelight (Firelight, #1)
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn (Eon, #1)
Dealing with Dragons (Enchanted Forest Chronicles, #1)
Dragonflight (Dragonriders of Pern, #1)
Dragon Bound (Elder Races, #1)
A Clash of Kings  (A Song of Ice and Fire, #2)
Talon (Talon, #1)
Dragon Actually (Dragon Kin, #1)
Dragonsong (Harper Hall, #1)

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John Lennon
I believe in everything until it's disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it's in your mind. Who's to say that dreams and nightmares aren't as real as the here and now?
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