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Joust - Mercedes Lackey
Joust
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National best-selling fantasy author Mercedes Lackey creates a vivid, dynamic fusion of the cultures of ancient Egypt and legendary Atlantis with the most exciting and believable portrayal of dragons ever imagined.  The first book in this thrilling new series introduces us to a young slave who... show more
National best-selling fantasy author Mercedes Lackey creates a vivid, dynamic fusion of the cultures of ancient Egypt and legendary Atlantis with the most exciting and believable portrayal of dragons ever imagined.  The first book in this thrilling new series introduces us to a young slave who dreams of becoming a jouster-one of the few warriors who can actually ride a flying dragon.  And so, in secret, he begins to raise his own dragon...
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780756401535 (0756401534)
Publisher: DAW
Pages no: 448
Edition language: English
Series: Dragon Jousters (#1)
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Lisa (Harmony)
Lisa (Harmony) rated it
4.0 Joust (The Dragon Jousters, Book 1)
I'm generally a fan of Lackey's Valdemar books, but felt she was suffering from tired blood around the time Joust came out, so I didn't pick it up when it was first published. Recently I went on a nostalgic binge of rereading her books, and finding a lot of my old favorites like Magic's Pawn and Oat...
Bookstooge's Reviews On the Road
Bookstooge's Reviews On the Road rated it
3.0 Joust (Dragon Jousters #1)
A fleshed out version of the first book of the Pit Dragon Trilogy. Interesting, just predictable, but in a fun way. Dragons and warring nations and stuff. We'll see how the rest of the series holds up...
e_bookpushers
e_bookpushers rated it
Needed something different then RS so re-read this series. So very good and extremely vivid.
La Crimson Femme
La Crimson Femme rated it
New series by Ms. Lackey is awesome! I'm rating this a 3.5 but since I only round down, it's showing up as a three. I loved the attention to detail on showing how to take care of a dragon. The opposing forces are ominous. I know which side I'd pick. This book reminded me of Ms. McCaffrey's drag...
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