This is a list of books by Mercedes Lackey, arranged by collection. Contents. 1 Valdemar .. Joust (); Alta (); Sanctuary (May ); Aerie (Oct ). Information on Alta by fantasy author Mercedes of the Dragon Jousters series. National best-selling fantasy legend Mercedes Lackey created a vivid, dynamic fusion of the Upper and Lower Kingdoms of ancient Egypt with the most exciting.

Author: Samum Brashakar
Country: Reunion
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Sex
Published (Last): 8 February 2006
Pages: 493
PDF File Size: 2.38 Mb
ePub File Size: 13.11 Mb
ISBN: 637-9-46325-686-5
Downloads: 81720
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Vura

Kiron [the Dragon Jousters]. Fairy Godmothers, Champions, and Wizards are responsible for ensuring that The Tradition is upheld with a minimal loss of life.

Discover what to read next. While, in my opinion, this is not as good as the first book in the series, I nevertheless did enjoy this continuation of Joust, the story of Vetch and his dragon.

View Full Version of PW. Political machinations aren’t really something that can be conden I love this series.

Join Kobo & start eReading today

In the second quarter ofthe series was sold to Baen Books with a publication date of for the first book and for the second.

I didn’t like this book as much as the first one but in general it was good and a few scenes were great. According to Lackey’s website, the four published books are InvasionWorld DividedRevolutionand Collisionwith two short stories — Secret World War: More By and About This Author.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon.

J9Plourde Jun 13, But can nine young adults and their juvenile dragons stop an uncontrollable religious order and end a decades-long war? The new, supporting characters in this tale of his fellow jousters-in-training and friends are appealing and memorable.


One particularly annoying case had the main charac I really enjoyed this book and the entire premise of the series. Kashet let Ari ride him because he wanted to, lackfy because he was drugged into submission. The world of the Obsidian Mountain, Enduring Flame, and Dragon Prophecy series contains many mythological creatures, and contains several types of magic, each with its own lxckey, strengths, and weakness.

In any case, it is a fun read and I recommend the series for all Fantasy fans and most especially Lackey fans.

Alta by Mercedes Lackey | : Books

I’m not sure I’ll continue with the series as this have an ending of sorts and Mercedes Lackey is not exactly my favorite writer. Considering how this novel ends — with several major burgeoning plotlines left unexplored — fans can look forward to at least one more volume in the outstanding fantasy saga.

If nothing is done soon, Alta will surely be defeated and all its people enslaved.

Mercedes Lackey is a full-time writer and has published numerous novels and works of short fiction, including the best-selling Heralds Of Valdemar series.

Please try again later. Just as in any good book, it is obvious how Kiron is growing up and becoming more opinionated, as well as stronger. When Kiron discovers the sinister truth behind the Magi’s actions, he and his wing-mates must do something before it’s too late. It was amusing to see her fall back on the same magic structure as Velgarth: While I can appreciate the need to illustrate the Altan side of the conflict and mercedew the rising stakes and corruption, I can’t help but feel that the timeframe of the book was too short.


All kinds of mages, except the Endarkened, can bond themselves to dragons, creating a mind-link with them and having access to their almost unlimited source of power. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I would recommend them to anyone lackdy likes dragons. But no matter how grateful he was for this lifesaving turn of events, he could never forget the family he alra lost, the home that had been stolen mercede them, and the once-happy life that was gone forever – a casualty of war.

Perhaps he was no Winged One, but the vision was clear to both of them. Trivia About Alta Dragon Jous For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.

I loved the idea of the books, I liked the characters, but I really didn’t appreciate an author or publisher who couldn’t even respect the readers enough to edit for consistency.

Alta (Dragon Jousters, book 2) by Mercedes Lackey

Well, anyways, the story is okay, a little less entertaining than the first Dragon Jouster book. The dragons are so realistically realised. Issue 29, November Item s unavailable for purchase. Could Vetch win the trust of the Altan Jousters?

In this book he comes into his own and to a position of leadership as he tries to teach his compatriots the secrets of raising tame merrcedes. I’d recommend this book meercedes teens and adults.

The Dragon Jousters 2. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.