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Throne of Jade - Naomi Novik
Throne of Jade
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Format: kindle
Pages no: 398
Edition language: English
Series: Temeraire (#2)
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YouKneeK rated it
4.5 Review: Throne of Jade (Temeraire Book 2 of 9)
This is the second book in the Temeraire series. The first book in a series has an advantage, at least in my case. If it’s written well, and especially if it takes a different approach than anything I’ve read before, its “newness factor” gives it an edge. The second book is a better test of wheth...
Traditional Fantasy
Traditional Fantasy rated it
3.0 Series slowing down
This felt a lot slower than the previous books. The plot has a new direction, yet it's all starting to sound samey. Battles in the air with dragons. More battles in the air with dragons. The first book was really good, but I think I'm done with this series. It just isn't holding my attention anymo...
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Book Haunt rated it
3.0 Throne of Jade (Temeraire #2) by Naomi Novik
His Majesty’s Dragon is the second book in the Temeraire series by Naomi Novik.When Captain Will Laurence’s ship the HMS Reliant captured one of Napoleon’s French frigates, a rare and valuable egg was part of the seized cargo. The egg hatched and out popped a delightful dragon. At first reluctant, C...
Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus
Grimlock ♥ Ultra Magnus rated it
5.0 A startling change
This isn't all that much like the first book, and yet it is; to have them fight the same fight for a sophomore novel could be something that would leave a reader bored. And too much of a change risks leaving them longing for the first book. Novik, instead of changing anything too much, keeps wha...
Dang Rover: Cover to Cover
Dang Rover: Cover to Cover rated it
4.0 #ThroneofJade: Dragons make everything cooler
I expected to be bored. Nope. Wasn't bored. I expected to lose interest. Nope. Didn't lose interest. I expected to not like it as much as the first book. Nope. I liked it more. Napoleonic-Era English Gentleman travel by sea to China, where they face storms, sea serpents, culture clashes,...
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