naomi novik

  1. Overread

    Uprooted by Naomi Novik

    I was going to make this a single post in the "what are you reading" thread - then I thought better of it and feel that I'll do my little bit to getting Naomi a spot in the "featured authors" section*. :) For me I've been kind of dipping in and out of reading things for the past year or more...
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    Tongues of Serpents-Naomi Novik

    Tongues of Serpents Naomi Novik Del Rey, Jul 13 2010, $25.00 ISBN 9780345496898 Considered traitors for saving French dragons from a deadly plague while his country is at war with France, English Captain Will Laurence and his Chinese-British dragon Temeraire are exiled to New South Wales...
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    Crucible of Gold-Naomi Novik

    Crucible of Gold Naomi Novik Del Rey, Mar 6 2012, $25.00 ISBN 9780345522863 In 1809 British aviator William Laurence and Temeraire his dragon companion remain exiled in New South Wales for their treasonous act of saving French dragons from a plague. Their saving England from Napoleon kept them...
  4. Mangara

    Naomi Novik question!

    Hello all! I have been handed down to me 2 of this authors books, but they seem to be part 3, and 5 of a series. Does anyone know if they can be read out of order? Are they like the Sharpe books where I'll have a general idea what's going on? Or is it like picking up book Judas Unchained by...
  5. Werthead

    Temeraire by Naomi Novik

    A review of mine:
  6. chrispenycate

    Upcoming appearances by Naomi Novik

    NAOMI NOVIK, author of His Majesty's Dragon and the rest of the wonderful Temeraire series, will be touring at the locations below to sign the newest volume, Victory of Eagles! NEW YORK, NY Wednesday, July 9 @ 7:30pm Barnes & Noble 396 Avenue of the Americas (8th Street) BOSTON, MA Thursday...
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    Naomi Novik - Temeraire - RELEASED 06/08/07

    Naomi Novik The Temeraire Trilogy Temeraire Throne of Jade Black Powder War Published 06/08/2007 HarperCollins The Napoleonic Wars...
  8. Culhwch

    Temeraire/The King's Dragon by Naomi Novik (Book Club)

    A thread for discussion of June's bookclub pick, The King's Dragon/Temeraire, by Naomi Novik. I have it, and I've started reading it, but unfortunately I'm about to start renos at home which will see me unable to log on here for maybe as long as a week. But I will be back! In the meantime, feel...
  9. dwndrgn

    His Majesty's Dragon, Naomi Novik

    His Majesty's Dragon is a quite entertaining look at what a small portion of the Napoleonic wars would be like if dragons were involved. Despite the setting and premise, I found this to be less of an alternate history and more of a character study. The character being studied would be both...
  10. elvet

    Naomi Novik

    I just read a mini-review of His Majesty's Dragon. " Master and Commander meets Dragonheart in a gripping adventure full of rich detail and the impossible wonder of guilded Fantasy." It sounds intriguing. I'm not familiar with the author, and was interested in hearing any comments from our...