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Product description

When student David Rain moves into the Pennykettle household as a lodger, he’s intrigued by the clay dragons which he finds there. At first he thinks they’re just for decoration, but everything changes when he discovers the astonishing secret of the fire within… A stunning and unusual fantasy with a real-world setting, this first book in The Fire Within series will give every reader a thirst for more.

Product Details






Orchard Books

Date published

September 27th, 2001

Accelerated Reader

AR book level: 4.1; Middle years; 7.0 points

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  • 288 pages



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What kids think

  1. moomin2001
    on 28 March 2014

    I love dragons now because of this book! it is really cool.

    5out of 5
  2. AngelofDeath
    on 8 March 2014

    Amazing, the way dragons are portrayed is cool

  3. bouncybunny
    on 8 March 2013

    Dragons are cool and wicked but this book put a whole new light on dragons for me , this book is a great book

  4. Too-Amazayn
    on 5 March 2013

    I’ve always loved Dragons but this book show them in a dazzling new way, filled with excitement, imagination and adventure; this series is a must read

    5out of 5
  5. coolcars
    on 26 May 2012

    I loved this book but it is more about squirrels than dragons!

    5out of 5