The Last Dragonslayer is by Jasper Fforde. The first book in the Chronicles of Kazam series. Jennifer is a teenage orphan who works at an employment agency for magicians. She was the assistant until the owner disappeared and now Jennifer runs the agency. Things are not going well at Kazam, not only is the owner gone, but magic is fading from the land. When magicians start having visions of the death of the Last Dragon at the hands of the Dragonslayer, which will supposedly be the end of all magic, Jennifer must do something. The only problem is she is "the Last Dragonslayer". Boys and girls will love this series, and those who have read Fforde's adult books will also be entertained.
Ratings: 8th grade - 9 out of 10.