With high school finished for the summer, Nick looks forward to visiting his aunt and uncle in New Jersey. What awaits him is a heat wave like no other – and two of the last Greywings on the planet. Nick has an innate ability to train horses but will he be able to translate his amazing skill to these teenage dragons?The steaming soup of mid-summer heats up tempers and tests resolve as Nick vies with fellow trainers, Keith and Maxie, for mastery over their new charges. The dragons, Nikita and Michael, typical teenagers themselves, have other ideas.Nick treads a torturous path through a minefield of competing demands: the expectations of his aunt and uncle, recalcitrant horses, the Academy’s female students and the overwhelming egos of Nikita and Michael. One small mistake erupts into a conflagration that hurls everyone into a race against time and the overwhelming forces of nature.
Meet award winning author, Diane Nelson, who has been writing for over 35 years across a variety of genres – dark urban fantasy, paranormal romance, science fiction, humour and cross-genre erotica. Her completed works include The Guardian Chronicles (paranormal) Mounted Exercises (short stories), Dancing in the Dark and Sculpting David (contemporary romance). Dragon Academy is her third full length novel. Diane is a lifelong equestrienne who has competed in dressage and distance riding. Her love affair with dragons began as a young child and continues unabated.
Diane Nelson approach a new eBook publisher: ireadiwrite Publishing. She sent the manuscript and marketing plan of Dragon Academy to Michelle Halket who admired Nelson’s professionalism and commitment to the project. And so Dragon Academy was launched.It is shortly to be translated into Spanish as the Hispanic youth market is underserved with quality, well-written young adult stories.
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She lives in Pennsylvania with her son, horses, cats, chickens and a family of friends and supporters who provide not just inspiration but absolute belief in her characters and stories.
Dragon Academy: A YA and adult fantasy/science fiction adventure – something for everyone. It currently resides in slots #2 And 3 on OmniLit as best reviewed and best seller, YA category.