Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Book Review for Dragon Spear (Dragon Slippers #3) by Jessica Day George

Dragon Spear
Dragon Slipper's #3
By: Jessica Day George

Reviewed by:Angels
Published: Bloomsbury Publishing  
Source: Purchased Copy Gene:Young Adult Fantasy

Book Blurb/Synopsis-

As far as Creel is concerned, all is finally right with the world. The dragon king, Shardas, and his queen, Velika, have made a home for themselves on the Far Islands, and for the first time in centuries it seems dragons and humans might be able to live together in peace. So what better time for Creel and Luka to plan their wedding. But then Velika gets kidnapped by a band of rogue dragons in need of their own queen. And Creel and Luka leap to aid Shardas and rescue her--only to discover that Luka's father has set his sights on taking back the Far Islands from the dragons. Torn between her love for Prince Luka and her friendship with Shardas and Velika, Creel must make the most difficult decision of her life if she stands any chance of getting to the church on time.

Our Review

Possible spoilers

Book three in Jessica's dragon series.

 Creel is now growing a little board with home and is looking forward to a new adventure. After becoming engaged to Prince Luka , Creel and Luka and Creel's brother set out to see her Dragons friends new home. After the last war that was one the King banished all Dragons from his Kingdom. So Sharda's and his Queen Velika set out to combine the other Kingdoms to find a place for all his people in addition to the new acquired dragons who became un collared in the last war most of them being controlled since the day they were born. 

They find a place on the Far Isle's to become the
 new home of all the dragons. Sharda has promised Creel she can visit when things are settled for them and in the Spring returns for Creel and brings her for a visit. Her Dragon friends are there to meet her and her Prince to take them to their new home of her Dragon friends. Once they have arrived Creel is so overjoyed she is on cloud nine. Looking to her friends she has found that some of them have new mates and also new baby dragons and are happy with life.

 She as brought some gifts for her friends as most of them hoard a collection of their own so she has brought a gift for them to bring smiles to their faces. She finally meets Shardas and Veika the Queen and King of Dragons and then learns that the Queen is carrying eggs and there will soon be a new queen in the making and is so overjoyed with this wonderful news. She has news of her own she is getting married and since her family is a family of dragons what a perfect place for her wedding.

Once settled in the King and Creel get down to business of catching up and is given a tour of the new Island of the Kings new home which turns  out to be paradise after all. After an exciting day Velika and Creel decide to go to the Queens cave for a nice nap where Creel sits and chats with her Queen while sewing her new bridal dress and dozes off to. Once awakened she hears a noise someone is kidnapping herself and her Queen. They are taken to a remote part of the Island where they learn other dragons have been living and are slowly becoming extinct. 

They learn they have kidnapped the Queen because she is needed for her eggs to begin a new and save their people. But ,Velika is going to give birth very soon so Creel needs to put a plan in action to save herself and her Queen. 

Alas the adventure begins.

 What a cute and heart felt story. This is the conclusion to the three book series. The characters are lovable and intriguing and you can't help but want to keep turning the pages to see what happens next.Creel starts to think that she might be cursed and if she will ever make in to the altar with all her mishaps along the away that keeps you laughing throughout the book bringing a smile to your face. I just love this authors series it was a lot of fun to read about.I am wishing there had been this series when I was growing up as I would have fell in love with this series and with it would have  brought great enjoyment in reading as a girl. One series to be read over and over again.This ones a keeper.