Christopher Paolini, author of the mega-popular fantasy books Eragon and Eldest, has announced that he will write two more books in the series. While fans are excited about that news, they also need more like this to read now. Try some of these books about the exciting mythical creatures.
Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher
Age Level: 9-12
Younger readers will enjoy this dragon fantasy set in the present day. While running away from his unwanted crush Mary Lou, Jeremy discovers a magic shop where he purchases an egg. When dragon Tiamat hatches, the adventure begins, and so do Jeremy's responsibilities toward the growing dragon. A perfect introduction to fantasy.