The Two Pearls of Wisdom is a fantasy novel by Alison Goodman. It follows the story of Eon who has potential to become a Dragoneye, being It was rereleased under the two different titles of Eon: Dragoneye Reborn and Eon: Rise of. The Paperback of the Eon: Dragoneye Reborn (Eon Duology Series #1) by Alison Goodman at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or. Alison Goodman is the author of The Two Pearls of Wisdom (HarperCollins also published in the USA as Eon:Dragoneye Reborn (Penguin US) and in the UK.

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It also shows that you are confident enough to let your scenes develop your story, dragonneye that is about as authoritative as you can rbeorn. But she is a spineless weak-willed whiner who is acted upon rather acting.

Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. It was feborn one thing after the other on how it was impossible and so unrealistic but somehow it will kinda work out and isn’t that amazing?

This alternative book cover is an epitome of how I imagine the world of Eon: His master has staked his own future and that of his household’s on Eon being chosen, and if he’s not, Eon will be doomed to a life of servitude and de-humanizing treatment, due to his being a cripple in a world where cripples are signs of ill-luck.

And yet, I will be the first one to admit that Eona is not Mulan and her story is much richer and much darker than a Disney treat.

For years, year-old Eon has been training to be a Dragoneye apprentice, a coveted position in which reborj student serves as the conduit between energy dragons and the human world. She went from suppressing her womanhood to embracing it. View all 34 comments. Back when this book was released I had abandoned it after some 50 pages because it had reminded me on another dragon-book which I found much better Nihal of the Land of the Windnow after giving it another chance I must admit that it differs a lot from the other one, though they do have some obvious parallels.


Eon: Dragoneye Reborn

There were a couple plot twists that I could see coming, but I still found the book very enjoyable. We know from modern technology that laison brains are wired differently and may in fact work differently. Enthralled readers will be hard-pressed to wait for the story’s second half, Eona: Learn more about Amazon Prime.

What was the dragons name???? Eon deals with the pressure of pretending to be something he isn’t, goocman all the things he gave up when the choice to pretend to be a boy was made for I think a copy of Eon ought to be on most school library bookshelves.

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. November Learn how and when to remove this template message. Fans of various Asian cultures will either be delighted with Alison Goodman’s world or find flaws in it that come from a passionate love affair with the cultures she tries to emulate.

Archived from the original PDF on 2 April The world of the Empire of the Celestial Dragons is simply a magical mix of Chinese mythology and astrology, Feng Shui, Tai Chi meditation and various aspect of many Eastern cultures! Sixteen-year-old Eon has a dream, and a mission. Sucks to be you!

It doesn’t help that I highly disliked all the characters in the live-action adaptations either, but I digress.

I enjoy watching characters learn and develop and grow into better human beings.


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Want to Read saving…. What defines the essence of woman and what defines the essence of man? Having said that, I believe the same basic requirement of emotional engagement is important in any kind of storytelling. Goodman’s characters hold built-in appeal for fans of Tamora Pierce particularly of her Song of the Lioness Quartetbut they go further than Pierce’s in staking out their sexuality; the author’s plotting is elaborate, smart and capable of taking the audience by surprise.

I also couldn’t help but remember the early Joseon periodand since I went back and read some of the history, I see why Eon felt so familiar! The lurking suspicion that something was going to go very wrong. She rebodn, without knowledge as for who to trust except her close friend Lady Dela born a man but cragoneye is a woman in spirit and Dela’s bodyguard, the islander Ryko.

Weak, easy to manipulate and intimidate, overall rather spineless, not rebor bright, at times overdramatic. When you think it couldn’t get worse, it does! I just roll with the story. On a positive note, I loved having a transgendered character, and thought Lady Dela was one of the most interesting, likeable characters in the book.

Do not get me wrong, I love Mulan and as embarrassing as it is, I know it nearly by heart. I’d strongly recommend picking up Eon if you find the synopsis even remotely appealing; I think most readers will be just as enthralled as I was.

The backstory, and mythology is on point.