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Book Review: Victory of Eagles (Temeraire 5) by Naomi Novik

Happy New Year, everyone! After a couple of slightly lax months, it’s back to the book reviews.

My first read of 2019 was the fifth of Naomi Novik’s wonderful Temeraire series. Set during the Napoleonic Wars, they feature an alternate history in which sentient dragons are teamed up with human captains to form the Aerial Corps, a branch of the armed services which exists alongside the army and navy.

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Book Review: Empire of Ivory by Naomi Novik

Empire of Ivory is book four of Naomi Novik’s Temeraire series and was my weekend choice of reading for a train journey to Edinburgh and back.

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Book Review: Black Powder War by Naomi Novik

I was genuinely going to hold off on reading any more of the Temeraire series until I’d made my way through the last of the books I got in December and January. Then my husband bought me books three and four as a present and my resistance cracked. The series is just so enjoyable that I couldn’t wait to get cracking with the next one. I am weak, I tell you!

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Book Review: Throne of Jade by Naomi Novik

After finishing (and adoring) the first book in Naomi Novik’s Temeraire series, I had the best intentions of holding off on reading book two until I had made some headway through the stack of books I got at Christmas time.

Then my husband bought me book two: Throne of Jade… and what can I say? I’m weak.

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