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A unique fantasy from the dragon's point of view. It mingles magic, love, loss, and war in a dragon's attempt to reclaim his own.
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Kristen Koller

125 backers pledged $10,732 to help bring this project to life.

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    1. Creator Adam on May 29, 2012

      I got my PDF version AND IT'S AWESOME!!!!!!!! I'm a $50.00 backer so I hope I'll get the other two books in hard back as well because your work too me has more in depth descriptions of the characters and how they see the world and you don't have so many mysteries. So for my opinion you are on par if not better than other authors like Chtistopher Paolini and his inheritance cycle. Because his books can be a little confusing to me. But your book is so cool that I can easily grasp and enjoy it. By the way would you like a female tabby cat named natalie to keep sparrow company while your gone from your house she is a very sweet cat she does however need to be spayed but if you are interested or not contact me by email at

    2. Creator Facundo Zanardi on May 23, 2012

      I just read through the story, and it was great. There where a few grammatical mistakes but it did not detract from the storyline or the character development. Can't wait for the second book to come out.

    3. Creator Takumori Softwing on May 21, 2012

      Read it, loved it, cant wait for more!

    4. Creator steven naegele on March 6, 2012

      Kristen if you could contact me by email, I got a few questions.

    5. Creator Facundo Zanardi on March 4, 2012

      13 minutes left to find out

    6. Creator steven naegele on March 4, 2012

      think we will get over eleven?

    7. Creator steven naegele on March 4, 2012

      I do not know, Im sure we will get it soon.

    8. Creator Facundo Zanardi on March 4, 2012

      what is the link for the stream?

    9. Creator steven naegele on March 4, 2012

      I bet this opens a lot of options for the launch of your books, hopefully be able to see it in store everywhere.

    10. Creator Kristen Koller on March 4, 2012

      The stream will go up at 9:30! And the draw happens at 9:50PM!!!!!!

    11. Creator steven naegele on March 4, 2012

      We did it, over 400%
      Good Job.

    12. Creator Dysta on March 4, 2012

      Oh! I see. It's just a suggestion, no worry. Anyway, hope you can get the story advertised. :)

    13. Creator Kristen Koller on March 4, 2012

      I'm not quite sure I follow what you're asking. You mean add onto the reward so that they get to review and critique the stories? Or offer them the entire $2,500. If its the latter, I'm afraid I can't. :) Having four-five honorary editors on the front cover would be a bit much.

    14. Creator Dysta on March 4, 2012

      I do have one suggestion for last half a day, Kristen. If it breaks $10000 Pledge, can you makes the backer who pledged over $500 can join the new reward which is allow to review and critique of your stories, only for 2 or 3 slots of this?

    15. Creator Kristen Koller on March 4, 2012

      I think i'm a bit at a loss for that, but I'll likely work out something extra that they'd like as a present. :) It'll take some creative thinking thats for sure!

    16. Creator Zolgar on March 4, 2012

      I do wonder one thing, what happens if the $2,500 pledge is one of the ones picked for a pledge boost? >.>

    17. Creator Kristen Koller on March 4, 2012

      It's still amazing for me! I can't wait to do the drawing and to see who wins what!!

    18. Creator Mark K. on March 4, 2012

      @Josiah I know!! Wow!!! $10K is right around the corner now!

    19. Creator Zolgar on March 4, 2012

      That was epic. Someone actually pledged $2500. :) It's really awesome to see this take off so well in the final days/hours.

    20. Creator steven naegele on March 4, 2012

      it was, I stumbled on the website a few days ago, not as good as deviantart or furaffinity,, I have an account on furaffinity but yet to post anything, most of the stuff is random sketches and practice work. if I want to post anything on there it will be actual finished work if you know what I am saying.

    21. Creator Sekkite on March 4, 2012

      Ahhh, I know which one you're talking about. Duely noted ;).

    22. Creator steven naegele on March 4, 2012

      Email me wen you need help funding the other books, I will be waiting in anticipation for them.

      Sekkite - I don't remember, it was a furry art site, I visit a few here and there for inspirations when I run into an art block, looking for ideas, or visiting friends new creations. It was on a banner on the page, it was going really fast to see everything it had to say.

    23. Creator Kristen Koller on March 3, 2012

      I hope it is a huge success. This has been such a wild ride and I started out hesitant that I'd reach the high goal I set. Now I find myself able to add so many additional things to the first book that I can see it going far in the publishing world. And the idea of seeing it made a movie would be the highest compliment I could imagine!

    24. Creator Sekkite on March 3, 2012

      I'm curious - which art site did ya see the ad from?

    25. Creator steven naegele on March 3, 2012

      An advertisement through a art site, the book sounds good, and I really want to see a good dragon story get off the ground, and into the silver screen movies hopefully like the harry-potter series. There are rarely any books out there that portray the dragon other than evil monster, and I would like that to change.

    26. Creator Kristen Koller on March 3, 2012

      I mean money to put towards the second and third book when I'd been planning on mostly funding it myself rather than with the pledges here. :) Didn't mean to make it sound like I wasn't going to publish them. That's what I get for writing replies while on the phone.

    27. Creator Kristen Koller on March 3, 2012

      This is fantastic. And yes, as long as everything goes through perfectly this will ensure the first book goes out with a magnificent bang! Anything after this is magnificent over flow that will be set aside for the second and third books that I hadn't planned on having! Thank you so much for your generous and wonderful pledge! If I may ask, how did you find me? :) I've been racking my mind trying to figure out how you found this project.

    28. Creator steven naegele on March 3, 2012

      is this the amount that you needed all together to get everything you wanted?

    29. Creator Kristen Koller on March 3, 2012

      It is indeed!!!!!! I'm a bit floored at the moment, but oh so excited.

    30. Creator daniel singhal on March 3, 2012

      well, 7k came and went, now staring down at 10k :o I think that 3-month pr package might be in your future, Kristen :o

    31. Creator Zolgar on March 3, 2012

      Can we break 7K in 42 more hours? That's about $13/hour, not too improbable..

    32. Creator Kristen Koller on March 1, 2012

      Thank you for your kind words and generous donations! I've never been so excited to see a project take off like this!!

    33. Creator Kage Tempest on March 1, 2012

      Congratulations, I hope your stories become a big success. The cover art is very exemplary.

    34. Creator Dysta on March 1, 2012

      I've got your back! Hope this stories will becomes a must-have for dracoholic readers!

    35. Creator Zolgar on February 28, 2012

      So.. if ever backer upped their pledge by $5, we'd be over the $5000 stretch goal.. Think of it folks, a 1 in 77 chance to get the $2500 reward and a 2 in 76 chance to get your reward bumped to the next tier.. isn't that worth an extra $5? >.>

    36. Creator Dat Phan on February 26, 2012

      Love stories about dragons, can't wait!! :D

    37. Creator Kristen Koller on February 22, 2012

      Thank you very much!!

    38. Creator Facundo Zanardi on February 22, 2012

      Saw an ad for this online and I couldn't help but be interested, you have my pledge. Can't wait to read the book

    39. Creator M.C.A. Hogarth on February 21, 2012

      Dragon fiction! I look forward to reading this one. I love novels with non-human viewpoints. :)

    40. Creator Kristen Koller on February 20, 2012

      I'm going to turn it into several different formats for e-books. :) When I send them out to backers I'll let them choose which one works best on their electronics.

    41. Creator Pete on February 18, 2012

      For ebook formats I would recommend PDF and EPUBS they would work well on most devices. At least on iOS and Android.

    42. Creator Zolgar on February 12, 2012

      Very glad to hear! You're one of those strange people who actually puts self-publishers in a positive light.. Shame there's so few of you by comparison to the number of people who self publish. ;)

    43. Creator Kristen Koller on February 12, 2012

      Yup! It will get professionally edited! I know that I'm not a real editor, nor do I really know any so I'm going to have someone who knows what they're doing to edit it. And yes, it is quite pricey to get done properly.

    44. Creator Zolgar on February 12, 2012

      I'm curious, are you getting it professionally edited? I know it's not cheap, but when it comes to 'self publishing', it can really be a major boost to the quality of your book. (My pledge is already in, regardless, it's just something I'm wondering.)

    45. Creator Kristen Koller on February 10, 2012

      There is no additional shipping fee. I work for a major shipping company with a 75% discount, so it'll be free shipping. :)

    46. Creator Mikael Olofsson (deleted) on February 10, 2012

      You probably should mention how much to add for international shipping of the hard back book, if there is an additional shipping fee

    47. Creator Mark K. on February 9, 2012

      This sounds amazing; I'm looking forward to reading your work!