Diego’s Dragon, Book Two: Dragons of the Dark Rift by Kevin Gerard


Filled with adventure, Diego’s Dragon, the second book in the Dragons of the Dark Rift series will captivate young readers.

With the fifth sun promising a time of peace for all creatures, the Sol Dragones and their leaders eagerly await the new age; but Vipero wants to alter the ancient prophecy by eliminating the Sol Dragones, which would endanger Diego’s world. Guides, Diego and Rachel travel with their dragons to the Dark Rift to battle Vipero’s immense army, the fate of earth hanging in the balance.

Middle grade readers will enjoy this exciting tale of dragons, ancient prophecy, and a human guide that must learn to harness his powers to fight effectively. Whenever there is a story with an epic battle, getting to know the characters is important to understanding the desires of both sides and being able to root for one side to triumph. Kevin Gerard did a fine job of creating his characters and the world in which they live in order to make that happen. The affection between and Magnifico and Estrella was heartwarming, while the dedication of Mr. Sullivan and Magnifico to training Diego is admirable. They, along with Rachel (Estrella’s guide), make a fabulous team.

While the opening of Diego’s Dragon didn’t capture me right away, I was swiftly caught up in the story and racing to its satisfying conclusion. I’m eager to see what happens next.

Rating: 🙂 🙂 🙂 🙂

Series: Diego’s Dragon
Paperback: 214 pages
Publisher: Crying Cougar Press; 2 edition (April 6, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0985980249
ISBN-13: 978-0985980245

Purchase at:


Barnes & Noble



I received a digital copy of this book from the author through, Mother Daughter Book Reviews. This review contains my honest opinions, which I have not been compensated for in any way.

Kid Lit Giveaway Hop Holiday Extravaganza

KLGH Holiday Button

The Kid Lit Giveaway Hop Holiday Extravaganza is sponsored by Youth Literature Reviews  and Mother Daughter Book Reviews

For this giveaway, I am offering the following book package retailing for approximately $67.

  • Belle of the Glades by Cheryl Abney (Christian MG)
  • Wright on Time®: Arizona, Book 1 by Lisa M. Cottrell-Bentley (MG)
  • ARC of Bindi Wildlife Adventures: Trouble at the Zoo by Chris Kunz (MG)
  • ARC of Bindi Wildlife Adventures: Rescue! by Jess Black (MG)
  • ARC of The Last Full Measure by Ann Rinaldi (YA)
  • Untimed by Andy Gavin (YA)

Terms and Conditions:

  • By entering, you confirm you are at least 18 years of age or older and reside in the United States.
  • To enter, leave a comment below that completes the following statement: “My favorite seasonal children’s book is….” Be sure to include your email address, so we can contact you if you win.
  • Giveaway runs from 12:01 a.m. EST on December 6, 2013 through 11:59 p.m. EST on December 13, 2013.
  • Winner will be notified by email and have 48 hours to claim the prize.
  • Prize will be shipped via USPS media mail.
  • The sponsors and this blog are not responsible for items lost or damaged in shipment.


Visit the other blogs participating in this blog hop for a chance to win more great prizes!

Powered by Linky Tools

Click here to view this Linky Tools list…