Originally Posted by thinkpad
Another Dragon series that comes to mind is Robin Hobbs
Rain Wild Chronicles.
Book 3 was just recently released. The series is not yet finished and each book ends quite abruptly so it might be better to wait until all books is out.
Book 1: Dragon Keeper
Book 2: Dragon Haven
Book 3: City of Dragons
I'd recommend starting with the Farseer Trilogy (Assassin's Apprentice) myself if you're going to read the Hobb books. Hobb's my favorite author, so I'm biased, though.