Dragon Blue, now quite irate, continued. He could not remove the collar, as unlike the chair, it had a self detonation device fitted that could only be released electronically. He had found a place to rest, but his thoughts were not for his own wellbeing. And clear thick plastic tubing. Can four brave children find a way to return to save them? To ensure he did not renege or attempt to do away with them, an explosive anti tamper collar was tightly fitted around his neck.
Crack, a different sound, but this time the sound was followed by a ferocious piercing stab in his belly as one of the metal straps holding the four seater chair broke cleanly away from its locking device. The light was coming from the top of a tall white concrete structure situated on the highest point of several groups of formidable jagged rocks protruding from the very rough seas. Draegonia is a mysterious magical island, home to some very special, unusual and unique dragons. Dragon Grey lowered his voice and looked in all directions, ensuring no other dragon close by could over hear, whispered. How is your back today, Dragon Red? Wow, look at that lot, Zach cried out as he tucked into a second helping of chocolate cake. Dragons White and Cream were still employed to maintain the South and North Beaches, keeping them free of all washed-up debris. There are many dragons on the island, but none feared more than the infamous Dragon Black who was finally brought to account for the disappearance and death of more than 170 dragons.
Rain water could be obtained from the numerous crevices of the lighthouse, affording some fresh drinking water. Dragon Black could survive, well for the time being at least. Oh come on, make a wish, I would like a mountain bike, Zach chanted as his sister looked on rather annoyed. Dragon Black knew his days were numbered. Red blinked, shook his head and knowingly nodded as he spoke. On the green thick parchment, engraved in gold, was a dragon design.
Book 1 The Story Begins Dragon Black was ordered to return the four, who were instrumental in bringing him to justice, safely back to their homes. Why would we be developing such a weapon, who or what would it be used against and …. Dragons of Draegonia The Adventure Begins, Book 1. All items were given to the Chief of Police who meticulously kept a log. Black surveyed all about him.
Joel moaned, grabbing the one remaining cut slice left on the plate. There must be some mistake. I can only apologise Gold said. As George, using a letter opener, unsealed the flap and started to remove the one and only thick piece of parchment from within, he recalled those exciting and death defying moments experienced some years earlier. Some dragon weeks earlier Black had been sentenced to hard labour moving enormous rocks into the rough seas surrounding the northern rocky beaches of Draegonia, to form breakwaters for a new purpose built lagoon.
They were centred on making plans to get even. We have mutated, you know changed the structure of the virus so that it can be injected or fired in the form of a dart into an enemy, in fact we have developed a true chemical weapon that could be used to defend ourselves with. Dragon Red stopped what he was doing and stood up to his full height and turning to face Dragon Grey asked. Chapters Introduction Chapter 1 Memories and a Gift. The memories flooded back as George and his three companions stared hard at the card in front of them.
He could manoeuvre far better, he could fly even higher and the heavy weight of his burden, that caused him so much pain, was gone. You are quite right both you and Dragon Red should have been counselled but as it would have been a majority decision in any event, your non-attendance did not seem important at the time. It was on that island they first met Dragon White, who frightened by the appearance of the four children, had tried to scare them off, but in doing so was shot in the mouth with a safety flare that led to her and all other dragons losing their ability to spit flames. He now found breathing difficult, almost impossible and every flap of his powerful muscular wings more painful than the last. This one was multi coloured and on a type of paper that only the four knew of its significance.
Dragon Gold was heard to cough, nervously realising that perhaps the Council of Dragons had sanctioned a ruling without full attendance, a serious error of protocol. Intent on wreaking revenge, Black 'carbonises' all who stand in his way. It had started to rain as Black soared high into the air, particles of ice forming on his scaly black armour plated skin, thickening with every 300 meters as he climbed. He knew that those on Draegonia held a device that should he appear, could be used to detonate it. There was another loud crack and a second metal strap broke and with it, the burdensome chair slowly slid, almost in slow motion, to his side.
Draegonian Dragons each have their own distinctive colour matching their individual disposition, attitude, role or position. As he flew higher he felt the explosive collar contracting as a result of the severe cold. Dragon Black had finally found a place to rest, an automated lighthouse far out to sea, requiring little attendance and no lighthouse keeper. He has confirmed and agreed a time and date, the Council of Dragons will meet in two dragon days at ten in the morning. Elections had taken place and there was now a new Council of Dragons headed up by Dragon Gold. Summary For boys and girls 8-14 years old, the adventure continues with tales of fantasy, intrigue, suspense and excitement.
George was celebrating his fourteenth birthday in style. A gruff growl could be heard asking Dragon Blue who he would like to speak with. Get me Dragon Gold, and be quick about it, Blue demanded. And why is Dragon Green so dangerous? Dragons of Draegonia 'The Adventure Begins' For children of all ages, Dragons of Draegonia is a tale of fantasy, intrigue, suspense and excitement. Zach, listening to the conversation agreed entirely with his sentiments. Will the four evade capture and the wrath of Dragon Black? He was tired, cold and exhausted and in order to increase his speed without additional effort, commenced a shallow descent and in a steady glide, headed towards the abyss below. But who will be brave or foolish enough to try to stop him? Joel needed no more prompting and turned his I-Pod volume up to full blast.