|Cover artist||Jackie Morris|
|Series||The Rain Wild Chronicles|
|September 2011 (NL)|
|Media type||Print (hardback)|
|Preceded by||Dragon Haven|
|Followed by||Blood of Dragons|
City of Dragons is a fantasy novel by American writer Robin Hobb, the third book in The Rain Wilds Chronicles . It was released in September 2011 and is a direct continuation of the previous novel: Dragon Haven.
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This article discusses the characters in The Realm of the Elderlings, a fictional world created by Robin Hobb for her book series The Farseer Trilogy, The Liveship Traders Trilogy, The Tawny Man Trilogy, The Rain Wild Chronicles, and the Fitz and the Fool Trilogy. This page does not attempt to be a comprehensive listing of all the characters and their histories, but a general overview of the most important ones.
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