The Dragon’s Omen
by Resa Nelson
In response to a report about souls being stolen, a little girl must find out who the soul stealer is before the missing souls leave their owners to die.
Eleven-year-old Pingzi Po loves her freedom as a demon queller. In a few years she could end up in an arranged marriage. But as long as she succeeds as a demon queller, Pingzi believes she can keep her freedom.
When the emperor of the medieval Far East receives a report about soul stealing in a distant province, he sends Pingzi to that province to find the soul stealer. Thrilled at any opportunity for adventure, she departs at once with her guardian and companion, Benzel of the Wolf, a dragonslayer from the Northlands.
But when Pingzi confronts the man who sent the report, he claims to know nothing about it. It’s true that souls are being stolen from the most promising young men in the province. If their souls don’t return soon
Category: Fantasy – Myths & Legends