Author: Midnight Shadow
Description: A noble earth-pony family, fallen somewhat on hard times, is killed in a mining accident. They leave behind a single male heir, who is in sore need of a guardian, and of protection. Celestia takes the young pony under her wing and delivers him not to ponies - not earth, unicorn or pegasus - but to a dragon, an ambassador, an old friend of hers.GDOCS Master: The Ambassador's Son - Book 1
Playing a game which may just be deadly to the uninformed, the dragon decides that the one path open to him to ensure the safety of his charge and to carry out his sworn duty, is to adopt.
Additional Tags: dragons, betrayal, family, love, acceptance
Whilst fimfiction.net is down, I thought I'd plump this down here. That there above is the gdocs link to a master document of all parts for book 1. Enjoy!