By Kate Klimo

The Dragon Keepers have a brand new mission!

It's been raining for days, and dragon keepers Jesse and Daisy were caught within with their dragon, Emmy. once the rain stops, they're out of the home in a flash. First on their record of items to do? to determine what the villainous Dr. St. George—a dragon slayer in disguise—is as much as.

But Dr. St. George isn’t in his workplace on the collage, and all of his stuff is long past! Jesse, Daisy, and Emmy speedy observe St. George’s most recent evil plan: to take over the woodland and locate the magic golden ax that's buried there. To make issues worse, he has additionally enslaved the legendary beings which are returning to Goldmine urban. Can the 2 dragon keepers and their dragon loose the hobgoblins and dryads less than St. George’s strength and go back the woodland to right?

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Within the first week of Emmy’s lifestyles, St. George had stolen Emmy from the cousins. The cousins had long past to his den and stolen her again. That was once after they had noticeable the massive booklet. It was once as immense as a door and as thick as 5 telephone books. the canopy used to be too heavy to raise and the gold writing lower into the darkish purple leather-based was once in a language neither of the cousins had ever visible. “Spying! Brilliant,” acknowledged Jesse. “That should cheer up Daisy. I’ll move inform her. You devour the cabbage swill. ” Emmy took the box in her agile forepaws. “I will consume it allllll up … for Jesse Tiger! thanks, please. ” “You’re welcome, please, Emmy Dragon,” stated Jesse. Then he ran again to the home, cautious as continually to fasten the door at the back of him. while he undergone the mudroom into the kitchen, he used to be stunned to discover Daisy again up at the fringe of the sink, her nostril pressed to the windowpane back. “They’re long gone, Jess,” she acknowledged in a small, forlorn voice. “Those bushes with the strips of fabric wrapped round their trunks I acknowledged I observed? They’re long gone. ” “Really? ” Jesse stated. From the place he was once status, all of it regarded an analogous. nonetheless, he was once sorry that the timber had long gone ahead of he had gotten an opportunity to aim to seem for them back. “Maybe they have been by no means there within the first place,” Daisy stated unfortunately. She jumped down from the sink and hugged herself demanding. “Maybe this was once a kind of instances while i needed to think the magic so badly, I observed what i wished to determine, instead of what was once fairly there. ” “Or maybe,” Jesse acknowledged lightly, “the bushes needed to move some other place and they’ll get back later … while they’re able to express themselves to either one of us. ” The corners of Daisy’s lips became up a fragment. “Then you think me? ” “Hey,” he stated, “two months in the past, if a person had informed me that we’d have a dragon residing in our storage, i might have stated they have been wacky. Now … who is familiar with what can ensue, correct? ” Daisy nodded, yet she nonetheless appeared a bit down, so Jesse instructed her approximately Emmy’s plan. Daisy perked up instantaneously. “I’ll inform my pops we’re going over to the varsity to determine the documentary they’re displaying on worldwide weather swap. Boy, is that ever appropriate,” she stated, cocking a thumb on the window. “You flip off the invisible fence. We wouldn’t are looking to provide Mrs. Nosy-Britches one other flash of dragon. ” Jesse went right down to the basement circuit breaker and flipped the change that managed the invisible fence, after which, nonetheless in his poncho, he lower back to the storage. Emmy used to be simply licking the coleslaw box together with her lengthy red forked tongue while Daisy burst in the course of the door and slammed it at the back of her. She had an immense scowl on her face. “Pops says we can’t exit gallivanting—not till the rain stops,” she stated. Jesse groaned, yet Emmy requested eagerly, “When the rain stops piddling down, then we will exit? ” “That’s what the rock document said,” Daisy spoke back gloomily, plopping down onto an previous picnic bench. “Yeah, yet who is familiar with while that’ll be? ” Jesse additional, plopping down subsequent to her. “I do! ” acknowledged Emmy, her irises commencing to spin like a suite of amazing eco-friendly pinwheels.

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