May 15, 2013

Dragon Run Book Review

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Dragonrun_2Dragon Run by Patrick Matthews

Testing Day doesn’t go as 12-year-old Al Pilgrommor expects. Born into a wealthy family, he expects to follow in his successful father's footsteps. Of course, that all depends on the rank number Al receives at the testing. On a scale of one to seven, Al scores a zero, and the number is permanently tattooed on the back of his neck. Not good.

Now, instead of celebrating with his friends and family, Al needs to run away from the Cullers, men who hunt down zeroes . . . and put them to death. Left with a little bit of money and a sword he barely knows how to use, Al must use his wits to evade these ruthless assassins.

Surrounded by enemies, Al doesn’t know whom to trust. But as he meets other outcasts, he begins to suspect that he is a pawn in a larger game — and that he might have the power to tip the scales in a high-stakes struggle between man and dragon. Could the fate of the world rest in his hands? Can a zero become a hero?

This gripping book is a must-read for all fantasy and magic lovers. Filled with adventure, humor, and loveable characters, I could not put this book down! You cannot help but root for Al as he travels throughout the land, and while you’re reading, it feels like you are along for the ride.

Don’t you want to read this book? Let us know what you think in the Comments.

—Elysse, STACKS Writer

  1. Erica

    This seems like a really cool book. Although, the review doesn’t really specify what the test is about. Is the test about physical attributes or is it a test about all 4 subjects?

  2. joyfulbreeze26

    i was told to read a book like this and i did and it was a very good book i’m gonna read this to see if there alike ttyl time to go to go to school byby!

  3. KingD

    I think the book is awesome. It looks pretty good. I am one of those people who like magic and dragons books. That is why I think it will be a good book.

  4. crownmoonrise6

    I have a friend who has read this book he said it is good i will read it soon.

  5. nick

    i like the book and the book you buy moer book for the scoholl and i am aswsame you are to so cep reaing moerbook for shcoll summer is comeing so buy moer book from nick your best friend

  6. fashioncheeseburger29

    I love the book dragon run and I read it and I like and love it and some people can read the book too.

  7. wolfcake24

    i love the books they are asome because the boy meets a dragon in real life,i’m reading all the books.

  8. eagleclimbing25

    I really want to read this book, it sounds really good. What age do you think it would be appropriate for? Where can I find it?

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