Treasure of the Gold Dragon: A Branches Book

Treasure of the Gold Dragon: A Branches Book

The race is on to find the Gold Key!
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This series is part of Scholastic's early chapter book line, Branches, aimed at newly independent readers. With easy-to-read text, high-interest content, fast-paced plots, and illustrations on every page, these books will boost reading confidence and stamina. Branches books help readers grow.

In the 12th book of this fantasy series, Maldred is after the powerful Gold Key! Drake and Rori travel to the lair of the Gold Dragon to help protect the key. There, they meet a new Dragon Master named Darma. If dark wizard Maldred gets his hands on the Gold Key, he will be one step closer to controlling a powerful Earthquake Dragon. Can the Dragon Masters stop him before it's too late? The action is nonstop in this exciting, heavily illustrated early chapter book series!

Title:Treasure of the Gold Dragon: A Branches Book
ISBN:9781338263695
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    Treasure of the Gold Dragon: A Branches Book Reviews

  • Steven R. McEvoy

    As a family we really love these books! A few years ago, I read the first eight books of this series to my son. My youngest daughter really enjoyed it and the three of us read them. This year my young...

  • zapkode

    {My thoughts} – In the last book we’d learned that the evil wizard Maldred had managed to get away with the Silver Key. Drake had gotten a gift from the Silver Dragon’s Dragon Master the proved ...

  • Jennifer

    Just when I thought it couldn't get worse...We start off with the gold key already lost. The Dragon Master of the gold dragon is a very zen, apparently psychic kid, who knows exactly what magical gift...

  • Chris

    My five-year-old got pretty scared at chapter 10 in this one. Spoiler coming about why.SPOILER: Maldred contemplates killing some Dragon Masters (feeding them to a Dragon) in order to "do what's neces...

  • Kathryn V. Cheek

    My 9 year old can read these books by himself now but we still read them together because we both love dragons (they're the only things better than dinosaurs). We borrowed the first few from the libra...

  • Brooke Shackelford

    I haven’t added books 6-11 to my “done” list on here yet but we are flying through this series! My 6yo son loves them and my 3 yo son even listens in to a great deal of the story. Each book is a...

  • Catherine

    I like the book because it has dragons and I like dragons. The main characters are Drake, Ana, Shu, Rori, Griffith(a wizard)and the dragons. The bad guys are Eko and Maldred. Eko wants to set the drag...

  • Jodie

    Fun storylines, great characters and a wonderful series to share with the young fantasy fan in your life. My nephew is getting more and more into chapter books and I can't wait to share this series wi...

  • Tracy

    It would be unfair to rate this as I was mistakenly assigned to read this book over the summer but have not read the previous 11 other books... It was as you would expect, confusing at first, and hard...

  • Justin Plevinski

    Good bookIt is a great book if you like it make sure to check out dragon masters shin of the silver dragon next book Is called dragon masters eye of the earthquake dragon ...