Kingdom of the Golden Dragon (Jaguar and Eagle, Bk 2)
Kingdom of the Golden Dragon - Jaguar and Eagle, Bk 2 Author:Isabel Allende, Margaret Sayers Peden (Translator) Alexander Cold and his best friend, Nadia, the heroes of Allende's City Of the Beasts, are reunited in a new adventure. This time, Alexander's fearless grandmother and International Geographic are taking them to another remote niche of the world -- a forbidden kingdom tucked into the frosty peaks of the Himalayas. Their... more » task: to locate its fabled Golden Dragon, a sacred statue and priceless oracle, before it is destroyed by the greed of an outsider.
With the aid of a sage Buddhist monk, his young royal disciple, and a fierce tribe of Yeti warriors, and armed with the power of their totemic animal spirits, Alexander and Nadia fight to protect the holy rule of the Golden Dragon.
Translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden.« less