The The Dragons of Esternes series

  • The Dragons of Esternes cover
    What value is freedom when you can’t even ride a dragon?
    The Dragons of Esternes series, book 1

    As the life of a slave goes, Kantees doesn't have it too bad. Being responsible for a racing dragon means her existence is more than just drudgery and fear, even if her life is at the whim of her masters and their rules.

    But when her dragon wakes her in the middle of the night Kantees forced to make a life-or-death decision that breaks her masters’ rules and means her own life is forfeit.

    Escaping on the back of dragons, with a hodgepodge of unwelcome associates, she attempts to right a wrong that can never be fixed. Until, ultimately, she must put her own life on the line to keep the freedom she has stolen for herself.

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  • DOE1 Rebel Dragon cover
    What value is freedom when you can’t even ride a dragon?
    The Dragons of Esternes series, book 1.1 (included in The Dragons of Esternes)

    As the life of a slave goes, Kantees doesn't have it too bad. Being responsible for a racing dragon means her existence is more than just drudgery and fear, even if her life is at the whim of her masters and their rules.

    But when her dragon wakes her in the middle of the night Kantees forced to make a life-or-death decision that breaks her masters’ rules and means her own life is forfeit.

    Escaping on the back of dragons, with a hodgepodge of unwelcome associates, she attempts to right a wrong that can never be fixed. Until, ultimately, she must put her own life on the line to keep the freedom she has stolen for herself.

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  • DOE2 Outlaw Dragon cover
    Once she was the keeper of a dragon, but then she stole it.
    The Dragons of Esternes series, book 1.2 (included in The Dragons of Esternes)

    As a runaway slave, Kantees isn't safe anywhere but the need to find out who'd pursuing her, and why, drives her back to her first master.

    But when he is unable to give her the answers she needs, and with death at every turn, she has to take what she can and get out.

    As her dragon carries her beyond the realms of what she has ever known, her lack of understanding brings her face-to-face with the true power of her enemies. Once more she has to risk everything to keep the promises she wished she had not made.

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  • DOE3 Heretic Dragon
    Looking after dragons is easy but, when you steal one, things get harder
    The Dragons of Esternes series, book 1.3 (included in The Dragons of Esternes)

    Free at last from those who harass her and hold her back, Kantees finally searches for her own people in the mountains of Esternes.

    But what she finds brings her face-to-face with a power she can neither comprehend nor fight, and when it takes away her future everything seems lost.

    Abandoned by those she loves and those she would call friends, she must dominate the powers of the wild magic, and ride as she has never done before. Now she must engage in a desperate struggle against an ancient abomination that seeks to possess and destroy her.

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  • DOE4 Battle Dragon cover
    When your path is uncertain, it's better to be riding a dragon.
    The Dragons of Esternes series, book 1.4 (included in The Dragons of Esternes)

    As Kantees tries to build an army against her enemy, trouble strikes at her from every side, and it seems she's doing it to herself.

    But even finding new allies where she least expects them, she struggles to find a place for herself, still unwilling to lead her friends into danger.

    As the moment of truth approaches, she knows that she has failed her own people as she helps those who have oppressed her. Ultimately the question arises as to whether it's even possible for her to succeed in her final quest.

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