A Familiar Dragon Author:Daniel Hood So you think dragons are huge, blustery monsters, good for nothing except lying around guarding a hoard of jewels, or lying around scaring the wits out of everybody with their noxious, flame-blower breath? — Ah, but you haven't met Fanuilh. — No larger than a small dog and just as tenacious, Fanuilh was valued by the wizard Tarquin as his familiar... more ».
Then, one rainy night, someone murdered Tarquin in his bed. The wizard's friend Liam, happening by his house, found the the little dragon dying, the part of Tarquin's soul that kept it alive rapidly departing. To survive, Fanuilh bit him, taking a piece of his soul and thus binding them together. After that, the dragon set Liam a necessary task-to find the killer.
If Liam succeeds, Fanuilh will accept him as master, and teach him all he knows of the wizard's magical arts.
But if he fails, no magic can save them....
Includes Fanuilh, Wizard's Heir and Beggar's Banquet.« less