Dragon Books for Teens

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Iron Hearted Violet


by Kelley Barnhill


Violet reads a forbidden book and the whispers start...
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How to Train Your Dragon


by Cressida Cowell


The first book of Hiccup Horrendous Haddok the Third's adventures. 
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Icefire


by Chris D'Lacey


David researches the existence of dragons to write an essay and win a trip to the Arctic. 
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The Last Dragonslayer


by Jasper Fforde

 
When visions of the death of the world's last dragon begin, all signs point to Jennifer Strange. 
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Dragon Rider


by Cornelia Funke


A silver dragon, brownie, and orphan boy head off on a quest of ind a legendary valley. 
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A Book of Dragons


by Michael Hague

  
A collection of short stories about dragons. 
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Seraphina


by Rachel Hartman


In a world where humans and dragons co-exist, Seraphina must find her place in the world while developing her musical talents.
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The Story of Owen: Dragonslayer of Trondheim


by E.K. Johnston


Owen and his friend Siobhan face a dragon infestation near their home town. 
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Firelight


by Sophie Jordan


Jacinda, a dragon shapeshifter, falls in love with a boy who is a dangerous enemy. 
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Where the Mountain Meets the Moon


by Grace Lin


Minli, along with a goldfish and a dragon, attempt to return life to the land where they live. 
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Dragonsong


by Anne McCaffrey


First book of the Harper Hall Trilogy. Menolly goes against her father's wishes and heads off on a perilous journey to become a dragon harper. 
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Choke


by Obert Skye


Beck Phillips gets himself and his friends caught in more dragon adventures. 
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The Dragonet Prophecy


by Tui T. Sutherland

  
The first book in the Wings of Fire series where the Talons of Peace draw on a prophecy to try to end a generations long war. 
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How to Raise and Keep a Dragon


by John Topsell

  
A richly illustrated book all about dragon care. 
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Dealing with Dragons


by Patricia C. Wrede


A bored princess goes off to live with some dragons and becomes embroiled in their fight with wizards. 
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Dragon's Heart


by Jane Yolen


First book of the Pit Dragon Trilogy (Heart's Blood, A Sending of Dragons and later Dragon's Heart). Jakkin risks a great deal to rescue his beloved Akki. 
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Here There Be Dragons


by Jane Yolen


A collection of stories and poems about dragons. 
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