The Dragon Knight

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The Dragon Knight
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Dust-jacket from the first edition
Author Gordon R. Dickson
Cover artist Boris Vallejo
Country United States
Language English
Series Dragon Knight
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Publisher Tor Books
Publication date
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Media type Print (Hardcover & Paperback)
Pages Lua error in Module:Wikidata at line 245: invalid escape sequence near '"^'.
ISBN 0-312-93129-8 (first edition, hardback)
OCLC 21759569
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Preceded by The Dragon and The George
Followed by The Dragon on the Border

The Dragon Knight is the second book of Gordon R. Dickson's Dragon Knight series. The novel begins five months after the battle at Loathly Tower which took place in The Dragon and The George.

Plot

Jim and Angie are adjusting to their new life within this parallel dimension of 14th-century medieval England, or as well as any 20th-century persons might. Jim, the now Sir James, Baron of Malencontri et Riveroak is trying to be a good English Lord, however, fate conspires against him and must set him on an adventure to recover the Prince of England who is being held captive in France. Little does Jim know that he'll be going up against the interests of the "Dark Powers" who are already at work to thwart Jim's mission. This will culminate in Jim squaring off against the evil and powerful sorcerer Malvinne.

Film

In June 2013, Seattle film director Jesse Stipek acquired the motion picture rights to produce a live action adaptation of The Flight of Dragons, loosely based on characters and locations within the novel.

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