The Inverted Dragon's Scale

Liu Xiahui

Born naturally defective but possessed by the spirit of a divine dragon. Inheriting the divine dragon’s will and power, growing scales and magical claws, imperial waters containing the breath of the dragon, travelling through clouds and summoning rain, an invincible physical body. In this world and era, countless men dream of slaying dragons. Li Muyang has always lived a hard life.

Note: there may be some modern elements, but this is a novel set in a historical setting.

This story follows the life of Li Muyang was born defective, struck by lightning from birth. Abandoned by his family, he has been sent away to the city of Jiangnan, far away from the Capital. Bullied, laughed at and alone since birth, Li Muyang does not have it easy. However, little do people know that Li Muyang is possessed by the spirit of the divine Dragon King, possessing divine powers that are slowly awakening. This may be both a blessing and a curse, as this is an era where a Dragon Slayer is the most revered of titles. Will Li Muyang be able to completely harness his powers ? Will he find out the truth regarding his family heritage?