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The Land of DragonsEdit
- Main article: The Land of Dragons (tale)
Before the Battle for Deltora, Deltora was known as The Land of Dragons. During this time, the Toran's and the dragons sensed that a great terror was coming. They knew the land was changing and could smell it in the air. The Torans had cast fortune-telling stones and the stones meaning fire, water, death and marriage fell together often, but they did not know what to make of it. One morning, on a beautiful clear day, they dragons knew it was time. Suddenly, in a great rush thousands of dragons took to the air. The sky was dark with the dragons and the tribes gaped in terror. The northern shores turned white from the foam the Sea Serpents had made trying to escape.
Joining of PirraEdit
With a great roar, the seabed in the north split and fire belched upwards, boiling the sea. The air was thick with steam and the island quaked. New hills formed, great cracks formed and hills were destroyed. Pale, slimy, dead things feel from the sky like rain. The sound was frightful. Thinking their world had come to an end, the people fell to the ground with their hands covering their ears. Those who were left alive saw that the northern coast was gone. Instead, a great barrier of mountain and rock had formed into one peak; an unbroken line from east to west.
Only the dragons, who flew high in the sky, saw what laid beyond the mountains. They saw that the space between the Land of Dragons and the island to the north, Pirra. disappear as the cracked seabed collapsed on itself. The two islands collided and were sealed together by the mountains that had formed. The two islands had become one, just as the Toran's fortune-telling stones had predicted.
Uniting of tribes
Battle for DeltoraEdit
- Main article: Battle for Deltora
After Adin succeeded in uniting the tribes and forming the Belt of Deltora, the land was renamed 'Deltora' due to the order of the gems in the Belt of Deltora. From then on, Deltora has been ruled by heirs of Adin, living in the Palace of Del.
Coronation of AdinEdit
Separation of gemsEdit
Quest to find the gemsEdit
Shadow Lord's defeatEdit
Quest to find the Pirran PipeEdit
Awaking of dragonsEdit
The Four SistersEdit
Plague on DeltoraEdit
Defeat of the Grey TideEdit
Banishment of the Shadow LordEdit
Deltora has a diverse landscape, differing from territory to territory.
- Main article: Barrier Mountains
When Pirra joined with Deltora, it created the Barrier Mountains. The Barrier Mountains are a line of jagged mountains, going from the east all the way to the west of Deltora. The largest mountain of the Barrier Mountains is Dread Mountain.
Three main rivers flow through Deltora: River Tor, River Broad and River Del. River Broad joins with River Tor at a place called Where Waters Meet. Eventually though, they all flow out to the sea.
- Main article: River Tor
- Main article: River Broad
- Main article: River Del
River Del starts in the Os-Mine Hills and flows down the west side of Del before flowing out into the sea.
There are many roads and paths in Deltora. They usually lead to main cities and towns and are sometimes dangerous due to bandits.
The Coast RoadEdit
Great North RoadEdit
The Golden WayEdit
The Mountain RoadEdit
The Opal HighwayEdit
- Main article: Topaz
- Main article: Ruby
- Main article: Opal
- Main article: Lapis Lazuli
- Main article: Emerald
- Main article: Amethyst
- Main article: Diamond
- Main article: Jalis (tribe)
- Main article: Dread Gnome (tribe)
- Main article: Mere (tribe)
- Main article: Del (tribe)
- Main article: Plains (tribe)
- Main article: Ralad (tribe)
- Main article: Toran (tribe)
- Main article: Diamond Territory
- Main article: Jaliad
Valley of the LostEdit
- Main article: The Valley of the Lost (location)
Isle of the DeadEdit
- Main article: Isle of the Dead
Blood Lily IslandEdit
- Main article: Blood Lily Island
- Main article: Emerald Territory
- Main article: Dread Mountain
- Main article: Dreaming Spring
Lapis Lazuli TerritoryEdit
- Main article: Lapis Lazuli Territory
- Main article: Rithmere
The Shifting SandsEdit
- Main article: The Shifting Sands (location)
- Main article: Topaz Territory
- Main article: Del (city)
- Main article: Os-Mine Hills
- Main article: Opal Territory
- Main article: Hira
- Main article: Ruby Territory
- Main article: Raladin
The Lake of TearsEdit
- Main article: Lake of Tears (location)
- Main article: D'Or
- Main article: Dragon's Nest
- Main article: Broome
- Main article: Painted Plain
- Main article: Amethyst Territory
- Main article: Tora
Maze of the BeastEdit
- Main article: Maze of the Beast (location)
- Main article: River Tor
Bone Point LighthouseEdit
- Main article: Bone Point Lighthouse
Lillies of LifeEdit
- Main article: The Royal Family
Deltora has been ruled for centuries by the Royal Family. Starting from Adin, the first king, his descendants have ruled ever since.
- Deltora is to the east of Dorne, separated by the Sea of Serpents.
- To the west of Deltora lies an unknown island, home to a boy named Rowan.