The Ice Dragon is an enchanting tale of courage and sacrifice for young readers and adults by the wildly popular author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Song of Ice and Fire series, George R.R. Martin. Lavish illustrations by acclaimed artist Luis Royo enrich this captivating and heartwarming story of a young girl and her dragon.In the world of A Song of Ice and Fire the ice dragon was a creature of legend and fear, for no man had ever tamed one. When it flew ov Ice and Fire the ice dragon was a creature of legend and fear, for no man had ever tamed one. When it flew overhead, it left in its wake desolate cold and frozen land. But Adara was not afraid. For Adara was a winter child, born during the worst freeze that anyone, even the Old Ones, could remember. Adara could not remember the first time she had seen the ice dragon. It seemed that it had always been in her life, glimpsed from afar as she played in the frigid snow long after the other children had fled the cold. In her fourth year she touched it, and in her fifth year she rode upon its broad, chilled back for the first time. Then, in her seventh year, on a calm summer day, fiery dragons from the North swooped down upon the peaceful farm that was Adara's home. And only a winter child―and the ice dragon who loved her―could save her world from utter destruction. This new edition of The Ice Dragon is sure to become a collector's item for fans of HBO's megahit Game of Thrones.… read more
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The ice dragon is a legendary dreaded creature even that no one has tamed it. It will bring big freeze and terrible chilliness. On...ly Adara is not afraid of it, because she is a kid of the Winter born in the cold winter in people's memories and does not get along well with other children. Adara does not remember the first time when she meets the ice dragon which seems to have been present in her life and overlooks her playing alone in the vast snowfield. Adara touches the dragon when she is four years old and rides on its broad and cold back in the next year. However, in the summer of her age of seven, a fire dragon from the north attacks her home. Only the kid of the Winter and her beloved ice dragon can protect the world from destruction. Through this book ""The Ice Dragon"" written by George R.R. Martin, you can see the embryonic form of Martin's early fantasy world where contains chaotic seasons, battles of the kings, heroes and dragons, spring dawn dreams as well as family, love, responsibility growth and other themes. In addition, beautiful illustrations by Luis Royo a critically acclaimed and fantastic illustrator master have made this warm story between Adara and her ice dragon stand out. read more
Todos en la aldea coinciden: Adara es una niña rara, una niña del invierno. Nació durante la peor helada que se recuerda, y el frí...o se quedó para siempre con ella. Es fácil verla pasear sola por los campos helados o construir imaginarios castillos de arena y hielo. Nadie lo sabe, pero espera, impaciente, la visita del dragón de hielo.Adara no puede entender por qué todos le temen tanto si para ella es su mejor compañero de juegos. Con él se olvida de que el eterno enemigo del norte se acerca peligrosamente a la aldea y que lo mejor sería huir a las tierras cálidas del sur...George R.R. Martin, mundialmente conocido por su saga de literatura fantástica "Canción de hielo y fuego", nos ofrece este conmovedor relato de una amistad que puede con todas las barreras.Reseñas:Este encantador cuento de Martin está lleno de pasión y poder... una aventura conmovedora con la tensión narrativa que cabría esperar en un autor de esta talla.January MagazineMartin va más allá de lo que podríamos esperar al ofrecernos este extraordinario cuento. Imprescindible para los fans de Martin, este es un buen libro para cualquiera... que ame el invierno y los dragones.ENGLISH DESCRIPTIONThe Ice Dragon is an enchanting tale of courage and sacrifice for young readers and adults by the wildly popular author of the #1 New York Times bestselling Song of Ice and Fire series, George R.R. Martin. Lavish illustrations by acclaimed artist Luis Royo enrich this captivating and heartwarming story of a young girl and her dragon.In the world of A Song of Ice and Fire the ice dragon was a creature of legend and fear, for no man had ever tamed one. When it flew overhead, it left in its wake desolate cold and frozen land. But Adara was not afraid. For Adara was a winter child, born during the worst freeze that anyone, even the Old Ones, could remember.Adara could not remember the first time she had seen the ice dragon. It seemed that it had always been in her life, glimpsed from afar as she played in the frigid snow long after the other children had fled the cold. In her fourth year she touched it, and in her fifth year she rode upon its broad, chilled back for the first time. Then, in her seventh year, on a calm summer day, fiery dragons from the North swooped down upon the peaceful farm that was Adara's home. And only a winter child?and the ice dragon who loved her?could save her world from utter destruction.This new edition of The Ice Dragon is sure to become a collector's item for fans of HBO's megahit Game of Thrones. read more
Schleich Dragon Ice Hunter Figure: Age range: 5 years and upLovingly hand-paintedDetailed modeling
Ages 3-7yrs (but enjoyed by children of all ages) On another wonderful adventure, Oscar comes face to face with what he believes i...s responsible for the noises created by the storm But how will he react? "Oscar casts an interested glance, a nearby storm s read more
Paperback, Dana Kirk, 2015, ISBN13 9780692396360, ISBN10 0692396365
An engrossing fantasy, a high-seas adventure, an alternate history epic this is the richly imagined and gorgeously realized second... book in acclaimed author Barry Wolverton s Chronicles of the Black Tulip, perfect for fans of The Glass Sentence and the read more
CD/Spoken Word, Brilliance Audio, 2016, ISBN13 9781511300636, ISBN10 1511300639
Ages 3-7yrs (but enjoyed by children of all ages) Another wonderful story in The Dragon's Disguise children's books series leads O...scar on a festive adventure with Norm the dragon. An unexpected twist means it's not only Oscar looking forward to receiving read more
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Ages 3-7yrs (but enjoyed by children of all ages) Join Oscar on his first adventure in the fantastic children's book series, The D...ragon's Disguise. Dark clouds and deep bursting crackles descend on his home and beloved treehouse, making his imagination ru read more
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