Temeraire: In the Service of the King
Publish date: May 30th 2006
Publisher: Del Rey Books
Pages no: 832
Edition language: English
Series: Temeraire (#1)
The best three of the series. Great fun to watch the two main characters develop their relationship.
I love the Temeraire series which could be described as a mix of McCaffrey's Pern (dragons!) and Horatio Hornblower daring do (Napoleonic wars) and the delightfully unique. Novik's style is clean, unobtrusive, with a voice and diction that is often Austen-esque in tone. In His Majesty’s Service is a...