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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria P NOV (Text) 37521529581433 AMPL Adult Paperback Fiction Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver SF NOV THR 2 (Text) 34304000039228 Adult - Science Fict Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville PB F NOV (Text) 32604000141271 DCTPLD AD Fiction Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL YA FIC NOV (Text) 38217000486940 Young Adult Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library SFFN NOV (Text) 33187003308679 Scifi/fantasy Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood NOV (Text) 36626103717112 Adult Fiction Checked out 09/01/2018
Hartford City PL - Hartford City Science Fiction Novik (pb) (Text) 76051000122351 Science Fiction Checked out 09/04/2018
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch PAPERBACK NOVI (Text) 39391006149296 Paperbacks In transit -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library SF NOV (Text) 30477100495997 Adult: Science Fiction Available -
Monon Town and Twp PL - Monon FANTASY NOV (Text) 36825000624567 Fantasy Available -
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  • ISBN: 0345481291
  • ISBN: 9780345481290
  • Physical Description: 398 pages : illustrations ; 18 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Del Rey, [2006]

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General Note:
Series numeration from NoveList.
Second in the Temeraire series.
Includes excerpt from: Black powder war.
Summary, etc.:
Captain Will Laurence and his noble dragon Temeraire battle against Bonaparte's invading forces. When China discovers that their rare gift, meant for Napoleon, is now in the hands of the British forces, they demand the return of the dragon.
Target Audience Note:
1140 Lexile.
Subject: Great Britain. Royal Navy > Officers > Fiction.
Napoleonic Wars, 1800-1815 > Fiction.
Ship captains > Fiction.
Dragons > Fiction.
Genre: Alternative histories (Fiction)
Fantasy fiction.
War stories.

Naomi Novik is the acclaimed author of His Majesty’s Dragon, Throne of Jade, Black Powder War, Empire of Ivory, Victory of Eagles, Tongues of Serpents, Crucible of Gold, and Blood of Tyrants, the first eight volumes of the Temeraire series. She has been nominated for the Hugo Award and has won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, as well as the Locus Award for Best New Writer and the Compton Crook Award for Best First Novel. She is also the author of the graphic novel Will Supervillains Be on the Final?
Fascinated with both history and legends, Novik is a first-generation American raised on Polish fairy tales and stories of Baba Yaga. Her own adventures include pillaging degrees in English literature and computer science from various ivory towers, designing computer games, and helping to build the Archive of Our Own for fanfiction and other fanworks. Novik is a co-founder of the Organization for Transformative Works.
She lives in New York City with her husband, Charles Ardai, the founder of Hard Case Crime, and their daughter, Evidence, surrounded by an excessive number of purring computers.

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