Dragon's Bait (Paperback)

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Fifteen-year-old Alys is not a witch. But that doesn't matter—the villagers think she is and have staked her out on a hillside as a sacrifice to the local dragon. It's late, it's cold, and it's raining, and Alys can think of only one thing—revenge. But first she's got to escape, and even if she does, how can one girl possibly take on an entire town alone? Then the dragon arrives—a dragon that could quite possibly be the perfect ally. . . .

About the Author

Vivian Vande Velde has written many books for teen and middle grade readers, including Heir Apparent, User Unfriendly, All Hallow's Eve: 13 Stories, Three Good Deeds, Now You See It ..., and the Edgar Award–winning Never Trust a Dead Man. She lives in Rochester, New York. Visit her website at www.vivianvandevelde.com.

Praise For…

"Wicked wit and charm . . . as well as a gutsy heroine and a sexy dragon."--Booklist

"Alys herself is a worthy heroine, with a capricious gift for irony. A thoughtful mainstream fantasy."--Publishers Weekly

"[A] dark, bittersweet romance."--Kirkus Reviews

Product Details
ISBN: 9780152166632
ISBN-10: 0152166637
Publisher: Clarion Books
Publication Date: April 1st, 2003
Pages: 208
Language: English