By Naomi Novik
Shipwrecked and solid ashore in Japan without reminiscence of Temeraire or his personal reviews as an English aviator, Laurence unearths himself tangled in lethal political intrigues that threaten not just his personal lifestyles yet England’s already precarious place within the a ways East. Age-old enmities and suspicions have grew to become the whole zone right into a powder keg able to erupt on the slightest spark—a spark that Laurence and Temeraire may well unwittingly supply, leaving Britain confronted with new enemies simply after they such a lot desperately want allies instead.
For to the west, one other, wider conflagration looms. Napoleon has grew to become on his former best friend, the emperor Alexander of Russia, and is even now prime the biggest military the realm has ever noticeable so as to add that kingdom to his checklist of conquests. it really is there, outdoor the gates of Moscow, reunited Laurence and Temeraire—along with a few unforeseen allies and previous friends—will face their final problem . . . and examine even if there are better ties than memory.
BONUS: This variation comprises an excerpt from Naomi Novik's Uprooted.
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Blood of Tyrants: A Novel of Temeraire by Naomi Novik