Dragon protecting

Debi EvansGreetings, my name is Debi Evans and I am co-author of The Secret Society of Dragon Protectors series of books for children. I wrote these with John MacPherson, who also drew the pictures and designed the covers. There are  5 books in the series. Target age range is 7-12 years and the books appeal to teenage and adult fans too. We self published these books and have sold in excess of 70,000 copies worldwide mainly through school visits.

The idea behind the series is that dragons are real, still alive and hiding! They are doing something called The Great Hibernation to preserve themselves. Dragons use their special powers to hide as they were fed up by being hunged by people in the past, who were either afraid of them, or wanted to steal their treasure. If you know anything about dragons already you will know that they are attracted to bright shiny objects and love to hoard treasure. Wherever you find a dragon you WILL find treasure. What you may NOT know is that when baby dragons are born their mothers show them to roll on the floor of the cave so the precious jewels stick to their tummy. This has a dual purpose; it keeps their treasure safe, and it also gives them protection for their weakspot on their underside.

The most precious jewel of all to a dragon is its heartstone, called Dragonore. This is a blue crystal found deep in the caves of Krubera in Georgia, Eastern Europe. It is because of Dragonore that dragons have realised they can become invisible and hide in anything at all which is dragon shaped or dragon themed, whether it is something as large as a statue (i.e. the ones on London Bridge) or something as small as a coin (some british pound coins have a dragon on one side). It can be something two dimensional such as the Welsh flag. Dragons are going to stay hidden until such a time as they feel it safe to walk about freely on earth again…and that time is coming. The Secret Society of Dragon Protectors was formed to keep an eye on hidden dragons and monitor their awakening.

30 Comments Add your own

  • 1. Phred  |  May 31, 2011 at 12:20 am

    How cool!

  • 2. max  |  September 27, 2011 at 7:38 pm

    I have got to be a member of The Secret Society Of Dragon Protectors!

    • 3. Zia  |  November 28, 2014 at 10:48 pm

      Debie evans I want to be like you you are ausome

  • 4. eric  |  September 27, 2011 at 7:45 pm

    How do you become a member?

    • 5. debievans  |  September 28, 2011 at 7:40 am

      Hi Eric go on the News and Reviews page of our website http://www.thesecretsocietyofdragonprotectors.com and click on News and Reviews page…scroll down past the photos and list of schools and click on the red dragon flying through the black square. That opens the secret membership page…follow instructions there – its free to join you just need to be a dragon fan!

  • 6. agata  |  February 13, 2013 at 12:39 am

    hi debie i cant get the membership card into my email and i really want o so what should i do? By the way thnx for visiting st johns on tuesday 12th february 2013 and thnx for giving tayor the dragonore!!

    • 7. debievans  |  February 13, 2013 at 1:38 am

      Hi Agata if you just email me through the website thesecretsocietyofdragonprotectors@hotmail.co.uk with your son’s name I will email you a membership number and you can then print off the membership card for him. I really enjoyed visiting SJTB school this morning!
      Best regards, Debi

  • 8. Bethany  |  March 6, 2013 at 10:38 am

    How do we get dragon ore

    • 9. debievans  |  March 6, 2013 at 12:57 pm

      …it comes free with a dragon book….but you have to look after it! Dragonore inspires creative writing as well as hopefully leading you to hidden dragons!

  • 10. Noor Mustafa  |  March 6, 2013 at 6:04 pm

    hi debie i am a biggest fan of yours and many years you have visited the winchester school in dubai and i loved the books and i tried to join in but it failed😦
    but now i know how maybe i can be one of the protectors and i really wish you can visit my school again.
    thank you for the info and the great books.

    P.S. could you give me a hint where i can find a dragon here?

  • 11. ffion kemp  |  October 15, 2013 at 8:40 pm

    Hy this is FFion from Micklands in caversham you spoke to us in the morning to day. I would like to know how to get on the website agian i forgot. Also is it true that you can see dragons if you belive in them and if you have dragon or

    • 12. debievans  |  October 15, 2013 at 9:18 pm

      Hi Ffion, great to hear from you. I really enjoyed my visit to Micklands Primary School today. The website is http://www.thesecretsocietyofdragonprotectors.co.uk and you are more likely to see dragons if you believe in them – it helps if you have Dragonore and remember to use your imagination too!

      • 13. Ffion kemp  |  October 15, 2013 at 9:28 pm

        Thanks debi don’t worrie about the other one because I did it again on the iPad

      • 14. Ffion kemp  |  October 15, 2013 at 9:32 pm

        Also that was great information about your books. I’m looking for would to reading them hopefully I’ll get one tomorow whith my money.

  • 15. Ffion kemp  |  October 15, 2013 at 9:23 pm

    Hy this is Ffion from MIcklands in caversham you spoke to us in the morning today. I would like to know how to get on the website again I forgot. Also is it true that you can see dragons if you believe in them or have a bit of dragonore

  • 16. Deepika  |  October 15, 2013 at 10:14 pm

    Dear Debi
    I am a big fan of your books since you read the first part of the first book today.Can I have a piece of dragonoar and read all the books? I am writing my own dragon story today!
    Bye from Deepika.

    • 17. debievans  |  October 15, 2013 at 11:21 pm

      Glad you are a dragon fan Deepika! Good luck with your dragon story…your membership certificate has been emailed to you

  • 18. Ffion  |  January 6, 2014 at 7:06 pm

    Do any dragons have diamonds on there arms

    • 19. debievans  |  January 6, 2014 at 7:55 pm

      not sure Ffion…let me know if you find one that does! Happy New Year!

  • 20. alby  |  March 12, 2014 at 8:20 pm

    Please can I be a dragon protecter
    I’m on one of the people in year 3 at the school you went to which was Francis bailey primary school.please please please.

  • 21. Saskia  |  March 15, 2014 at 3:09 pm

    I’m a member! I have read all the books and loved them! Will you make any more dragon books?

  • 22. Saskia  |  March 15, 2014 at 3:12 pm

    You inspired me. I’m writing a story called first term at st honeywood i haven’t finished and it has 2,821 words in already and it’s only their first day !!!

  • 23. Kaela  |  July 11, 2014 at 10:40 pm

    Can I become a dragon protecter please. p.s I’ve got book 2 of dragon protetoctors
    I’ve only got to page 104.

  • 24. Charlie Mills 6P  |  October 1, 2014 at 5:19 pm

    I don’t really believe in dragons but there is comodo dragons and others the visit was awsome!!!!!!!!!

  • 25. Leah Little  |  October 1, 2014 at 5:21 pm

    I love your books so, so much! My question is, how do you come up with such amazing ideas? They are fantastic!

  • 26. Amelia  |  October 1, 2014 at 6:10 pm

    I would love to get all your books but im only aloud one!!! Anyone have an idea of what book i should get first??? The first book sounded cool when you said it but when you talked about the second book it sounded really interesting! But I think I should start with the first one!!! Rolo is sooo cute, give him a big stroke from me!!! Amelia xxx

  • 27. louise  |  October 16, 2014 at 7:14 pm

    hi you came to my school today, I love Rolo he is so cute. I like the sound of your books and you gave me a great short story idea for class.

    • 28. debievans  |  October 16, 2014 at 8:05 pm

      …and Rolo very much enjoyed coming into your school today Louise!

  • 29. Eva Hellings  |  January 21, 2015 at 1:55 pm

    Hi You came to my school at Banstead Juniors a bit ago, I love your books and I spend lots of time looking for dragons. How can I get a piece of dragon ore I would like to release the dragons from my coins with dragons on.
    thank you Will

    • 30. debievans  |  January 27, 2015 at 2:17 am

      Hello Will i’m afraid i dont have any more dragonore but am sure with good imagination you shotkd be abke to befriend a dragon.


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