The Mark of the Dragonfly

The Mark of the Dragonfly

Book - 2014
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Since her father's death in a factory in the Dragonfly territories, thirteen-year-old Piper has eked out a living as a scrapper in Merrow Kingdom, but the arrival of a mysterious girl sends her on a dangerous journey to distant lands
Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2014
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9780385376457
Characteristics: 388 pages : illustration ; 22 cm


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Aug 03, 2017

The human element in science fiction is sometimes over shadowed by the new ideas of science and technology. But with Jaleigh Johnson's novel, she intertwined the two elements seamlessly. A story about adventure and fighting for what is right. Loved this book.

Sep 07, 2014

great book i will love it if she makes a second. if your interested in a good adventure book then you MUST READ THE BOOK! and if you want a similar title to this book read the dreamer. just click on the name under similar titles

Barbara5060 Aug 04, 2014

Good book! well written with interesting twists. Hope she writes another soon!

sofialaveta Jun 18, 2014

It's a really good book, full of adventure and excitement! I really wish there was a sequel.


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Aug 21, 2014

olive_owl_105 thinks this title is suitable for All Ages

Jul 07, 2014

joycemas thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 8 and 13

Jun 25, 2014

yafictionlover15 thinks this title is suitable for 10 years and over

sofialaveta Jun 18, 2014

sofialaveta thinks this title is suitable for 9 years and over


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Jul 07, 2014

The Mark of the Dragonfly is a fast-paced adventure story about a mysterious girl and a fearless boy, set in a magical world that is both exciting and dangerous.
Piper has never seen the Mark of the Dragonfly until she finds the girl amid the wreckage of a caravan in the Meteor Fields.
The girl doesn't remember a thing about her life, but the intricate tattoo on her arm is proof that she's from the Dragonfly Territories and that she's protected by the king. Which means a reward for Piper if she can get the girl home.
The one sure way to the Territories is the 401, a great old beauty of a train. But a ticket costs more coin than Piper could make in a year. And stowing away is a difficult prospect--everyone knows that getting past the peculiar green-eyed boy who stands guard is nearly impossible.
Life for Piper just turned dangerous. A little bit magical. And very exciting, if she can manage to survive the journey.


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sofialaveta Jun 18, 2014

Micah came with the music box on the night of the meteor shower.


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