The Dragon Tournament-a mysterious event that draws young people by the thousands. Admission is free, but what price do the participants really pay? When sixteen-year-old Joel of Seawell, the son of a peasant fisherman, receives an invitation to the Tournament he is thrilled beyond words. Too late he learns the terrifying secret of the Isle of Dragons. Captive in a hostile land, Joel gives up all hope, certain he will never again see his home or experience the happy life he once knew. In his despair, he has overlooked a powerful force-the unconditional love of his father.Peer pressure-a powerful force for evil. Parental love-a powerful force for good. The Isle of Dragons-a book to encourage young people to listen to the right voice.