Category Archives: Naomi Novik

Book Review: “Empire of Ivory” by Naomi Novik

Genre: Fantasy Laurence and Temeraire have just returned to England from China. Along the way (in the last book) they picked up some dragon eggs, one of which hatched on the way……a very feisty fire-breathing dragon. Iskierka is now captained by Granby, and is growing very quickly, but, her personality is still feisty. 😉 At home, Temeraire and Laurence find

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“Throne of Jade” by Naomi Novik

 (Laurence and Temeraire Travel to China) – Throne of Jade” is book #2 in the Temeraire series. Quick review:  After a victorious battle against a French ship in book #1 (“His Majesty’s Dragon“), the British ship took on an unhatched dragons egg.  That egg hatched at sea and Temeraire, a Chinese Celestial Dragon, was born. He bonded with Laurence (a

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