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The story of Owen: dragon slayer of Trondheim

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IL: UG - BL: 6.6 - AR Pts: 13
Lexile measure:
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Listen! For I sing of Owen Thorskard: valiant of heart, hopeless at algebra, last in a long line of legendary dragon slayers. Though he had few years and was not built for football, he stood between the town of Trondheim and creatures that threatened its survival.

There have always been dragons. As far back as history is told, men and women have fought them, loyally defending their villages. Dragon slaying was a proud tradition.

But dragons and humans have one thing in common: an insatiable appetite for fossil fuels. From the moment Henry Ford hired his first dragon slayer, no small town was safe. Dragon slayers flocked to cities, leaving more remote areas unprotected.

Such was Trondheim's fate until Owen Thorskard arrived. At sixteen, with dragons advancing and his grades plummeting, Owen faced impossible odds--armed only with a sword, his legacy, and the classmate who agreed to be his bard.

Listen! I am Siobhan McQuaid. I alone know the story of Owen, the story that changes everything. Listen!

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ISBN:
9781467710664
9781467768221
Reading Level:
UG
Level 6.6, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
1020L
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series Dragon slayer of Trondheim
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subject_facet Adventure stories, Canadian, Bards and bardism -- Fiction, Canada -- Fiction, Dragons -- Fiction, Fame -- Fiction, Family life -- Canada -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display The story of Owen : dragon slayer of Trondheim
title_full The Story of Owen Dragon Slayer of Trondheim, The story of Owen : dragon slayer of Trondheim / E. K. Johnston
title_short The story of Owen :
title_sub dragon slayer of Trondheim
topic_facet Adventure stories, Canadian, Bards and bardism, Dragons, Fame, Family life, Fantasy, High schools, Schools, Young Adult Fiction