How to Train Your Dragon
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  • 1
    How to Train Your Dragon | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    Chronicles the adventures and misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III as he tries to pass the important initiation test of his Viking clan, the Tribe of the Hairy Hooligans, by catching and training a dragon.

    Terrific Fun!

    The only reason I downloaded this book is because it is narrated by David Tennant. I couldn't help myself I just had to listen to Tennant read. I exp..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 02 2014 by melrailey (Georgia, United States)
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    How to Train Your Dragon | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    Hiccup was a truly extraordinary Viking Hero, Warrior chieftain,awesome sword-fighter and amateur naturalist. He was known throughout Vikingdom as 'the Dragon Whisperer' on account of his power over these terrifying beasts. But it wasn't always like that.

    Brilliant car-trip entertainment

    We didn't know this book (or indeed the series) and hadn't heard a David Tennant-narrated book before, but the whole family--daughter, 7, son, 9, and ..Show More »

    Reviewed on April 27 2011 by Hazel (Corrimal, Australia)
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    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Be a Pirate | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Be a Pirate

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    Follow the further adventures and misadventures of Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III as his Viking training continues and his father leads a stranger and the Hairy Hooligans to the Isle of Skullions in search of a pirate's treasure.

    Fun series for all ages.

    A fun adventure for all ages. My family listened to this while on a trip and the driving time just flew by. Hiccup and Toothless are defiantly the u..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 15 2014 by Teresa (NAMPA, ID, United States)
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    How to Be a Pirate | Cressida Cowell

    How to Be a Pirate

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 54 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    Hiccup was a Viking hero - dashing, brave and ever so clever. But even Viking heroes have to begin somewhere. In this riproaring adventure he recounts his early days - when he still had a lot to learn about swordfights, shipwrecks, and homicidal dragons.

    Another Tennant triumph

    David Tennant brings these enthralling stories to life brilliantly! Both my 10 year old and I were captured by this story. The stories are fantastic..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 06 2010 by Georgia (Darien, CT, United States)
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    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Speak Dragonese | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Speak Dragonese

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    The rollicking sequel to How to Train Your Dragon and How to Be a Pirate offers a fast-paced plot, slapstick humor, witty dialogue, to enhance an exciting tale featuring Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III.

    Hiccup vs the Romans.

    There is so much fun and adventure in this series I can't wait to read more. If you are a fan of children's book such as Harry Potter or Percy Jacks..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 15 2014 by Teresa (NAMPA, ID, United States)
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    How to Speak Dragonese | Cressida Cowell

    How to Speak Dragonese

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 12 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was a Viking hero - dashing, brave, and ever so hairy. But even Viking heroes have to begin somewhere.... Toothless has been captured, the nanodragon is about to be gobbled, and Sharkworms are on the loose. Once again we are relying on Hiccup to be a hero.

    David Tennant's narration makes this worth the $$!

    Cressida Cowell's "How to Train Your Dragon" series comes to life as read by Scottish actor David Tennant. His voice is magical - the accents he give..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 02 2012 by Avocat (Annandale, VA, United States)
  • 4
    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 19 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    In his 4th sidesplitting adventure, Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III must rescue his best friend, Fishlegs, from the deadly disease Vorpentitis. The only cure is rare and almost impossible to find...a potato. But where will Hiccup find such a thing? He'll have to dodge the terrible Sharkworms, battle Doomfangs, and outwit crazy Hooligans if he's going to be a Hero...again.

    Awesomeness Fun.

    This story is continued from the last book, so read in order. I love this series. It is so funny and there is always a crazy adventure happening. I..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 03 2014 by Teresa (NAMPA, ID, United States)
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    How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse | Cressida Cowell

    How to Cheat a Dragon's Curse

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was a Viking hero - dashing, brave, and ever so clever. But even Viking heroes have to begin somewhere.... Can Hiccup find the antidote to deadly Vorpentitis and fight the Doomfang? Can he brave the axe of Norbert the Nutjob and be the Hero yet again?

    UnsuspectingFUN,enjoyableMISCHEIF,Loyal Friendship

    You don't have to be a kid to enjoy this story. You just have to use your inner child imagination, come on, it's easy! The intonations of David Tennan..Show More »

    Reviewed on October 20 2010 by Sharon (Newberg,OR United States)
  • 5
    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Twist a Dragon's Tale | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Twist a Dragon's Tale

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 50 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    In the fifth adventure in the How to Train Your Dragon series, someone has stolen the Fire-Stone. Now the volcano on Volcano Island has become active and the tremors are hatching the eggs of the Exterminator dragons! Can Hiccup return the Fire-Stone to the Volcano, stop the Volcano from erupting, and save the Tribes from being wiped out by the terrible sword-claws of the Exterminators?

    Another Excellent Audiobook.

    This book is fun and full of adventure. I just love this series. I started out listening to this series with my 11 year old son. Since I listen to ..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 15 2014 by Teresa (NAMPA, ID, United States)
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    How to Twist a Dragon's Tale | Cressida Cowell

    How to Twist a Dragon's Tale

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    The hilarious series which inspired the Dream Works Film. The Fire-Stone has been stolen, the volcano is active and the Exterminator dragons have their CLAWS out! Can Hiccup be the Hero of the hour? David Tennant reads this hilarious children's classic which can be enjoyed by everybody.

    Great for kids and those young at heart!

    I really enjoy this series of books. When my son is a little older, we will read and listen to these books. David Tennant is a fantastic narrator, h..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 25 2011 by Jessica (St Paul, MN, United States)
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    A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons | Cressida Cowell

    A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    Hiccup is lost in the Library Labyrinth and the Driller-Dragons, Madguts and Murderous, are on the prowl. Hiccup's birthday is not going to be the quiet affair he hoped for.... This book also contains a comprehensive Dragonese Dictionary for those who'd like to dragon-whisper themselves.

    Not Unabridged

    Although David Tennant was marvelous once again, and Cressida Cowell's story was as engaging as ever, it was dissappointing that this was *not* an una..Show More »

    Reviewed on March 25 2012 by Christopher (Kambah, Australia)
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    How to Train Your Dragon: A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: A Hero's Guide to Deadly Dragons

    • UNABRIDGED (2 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    It's Hiccup's birthday, but that's not going to keep him from getting into trouble. To save his dragon, Toothless, from being banished, Hiccup must sneak into the Meathead Public Library and steal the Viking's most sacred book. But the Vikings see books as a dangerous influence, and keep them locked up and under heavy guard. To save his friend, Hiccup must brave the Hairy Scary Librarian and his dreadful army of Meathead Warriors and face off against the formidable Driller-Dragons.

    Funny

    The narrator has a good Viking voice and the book is really funny you should get it


    Reviewed on June 15 2015 by FairfaxMel (US)
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    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Ride a Dragon's Storm | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Ride a Dragon's Storm

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 47 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III, everyone's favorite reluctant Viking hero, has three months, five days and six hours to discover America, get back to Berk, save his father, battle Polarserpents, and win the annual Inter-Tribal Friendly Swimming Race. Can he do it?

    Love it!

    I love this series! I love the reader's voices and enthusiasm. I love the music. I love this book.

    Reviewed on April 21 2015 by Sharon ()
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    How to Ride a Dragon's Storm | Cressida Cowell

    How to Ride a Dragon's Storm

    • UNABRIDGED (3 hrs and 46 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    Performance
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    Story
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    The hilarious series which inspired the Dream Works film. Hiccup has three months, five days and six hours to get back to Berk, save his father, battle Polarserpents AND win the annual Inter-Tribal Friendly Swimming Race. Can he do it???? David Tennant reads this hilarious children's clasic which can be enjoyed by everybody.

    Adorable

    I like kid books on occasion. Don't get into this one thinking its anything like the movie though. So long as you keep the two separate from each othe..Show More »

    Reviewed on May 31 2013 by Kenya (LAFAYETTE, IN, United States)
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    How to Break a Dragon's Heart | Cressida Cowell

    How to Break a Dragon's Heart

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 37 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III was an awesome sword-fighter, a dragon-whisperer, and the greatest viking hero who ever lived. But it wasn't always like that. Hiccup's memoirs look back to when Hiccup was just an ordinary boy, and finding it very hard to be a hero. Hiccup must battle Berserks, dodge Scarers, complete the Impossible Task and save Fishlegs from being fed to the Beast! And all while being hunted down by an old enemy with a dark secret about the Lost Throne. What's a hero to do?

    How to Entertain Your Family

    Having stumbled upon David Tennant's reading of How to Train Your Dragon, our family became firm fans of the audiobooks of the series. This is the bes..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 06 2012 by Hazel (Corrimal, Australia)
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    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Break a Dragon's Heart | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Break a Dragon's Heart

    • UNABRIDGED (4 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    Stranded on the exceptionally dangerous, and possibly haunted, Beach of the Broken Heart, Hiccup must face UG the Uglithug and complete the impossible task -- or die trying. Along the way, he'll have to battle Berserks, dodge Scarers, and save Fishlegs from being fed to the Beast, all while being hunted down by an old enemy with a dark secret about the mysterious Lost Throne. With Toothless by his side, and time to stage his rescue running out, what's a Hero to do?

    Love it!

    I love this book. I love this series. I love the reader's voices and enthusiasm.

    Reviewed on April 21 2015 by Sharon ()
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    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Steal a Dragon's Sword | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Steal a Dragon's Sword

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 1 min)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
    Overall
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    The How to Train Your Dragon series chronicles the adventures and misadventures of Viking underdog Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III and his dragon, Toothless. In Book 9, a dragon rebellion is coming - filled with the meanest, nastiest dragons in the Archipelago. Razor-wings, Tonguetwisters, and Vampire Ghouldeaths are attacking Vikings and seem to be seeking one soul in particular: Hiccup Horrendous Haddock the Third!

    It has to be David Tennant

    At this stage, it is getting somewhat predictable and it is David Tennant's performance to makes me listening.

    Reviewed on August 16 2014 by uMaMi ()
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    How to Steal a Dragon's Sword | Cressida Cowell

    How to Steal a Dragon's Sword

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    The story continues in the ninth volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs read by David Tennant. Bad times have come to the Archipelago. Ever since the woods of Berserk burned down, it is almost as if the world is cursed. Dragons are starting to revolt against their Masters. The waters have risen, flooding fields and washing whole villages away. But worse still, the wicked witch Excellinor has returned.

    Amazing book

    Best book ever

    I loved every minute of the book and is really easy to pick up

    Reviewed on June 20 2015 by Pokfulam ()
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    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel | Cressida Cowell

    How to Train Your Dragon: How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 30 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    The Dragon Rebellion has begun, bringing the Vikings' darkest hour upon them. Hiccup has become an outcast, but that won't stop him from going on the most harrowing and important quest of his life. He must find the Dragon's Jewel in order to save his people...but where should he begin?

    a dragon for Fishlegs!
    Reviewed on June 01 2014 by Oma (escondido, CA, United States)
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    How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel | Cressida Cowell

    How to Seize a Dragon's Jewel

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 29 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    The story continues in the 10th volume of Hiccup's How to Train Your Dragon memoirs read by David Tennant. When we last left Hiccup things were getting very dark indeed. The Dragon Rebellion has begun. Snotlout is the new Chief of the Hooligan Tribe. Stoick has been banished and given the Slavemark. And Alvin the Treacherous has eight of the King's Lost Things, and has been proclaimed the new King of the Wilderwest ... But what can Hiccup do, now all alone and in exile, hunted by both humans and dragons? Can he find the Dragon Jewel, mankind's last and only hope?

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    How to Betray a Dragon's Hero | Cressida Cowell

    How to Betray a Dragon's Hero

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 23 mins)
    • By Cressida Cowell
    • Narrated By David Tennant
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    The books that inspired the How to Train Your Dragon films! A hit with children and adults alike. High up in the treacherous mists of the Murderous Mountains, Hiccup and the Company of the Dragonmark are in hiding. The witch's Spydragons are guarding the shores of Tomorrow - but Hiccup is determined to become King of the Wilderwest. Can Hiccup dodge the dragons and steal the King's Things back from Alvin before the Doomsday of Yule?

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