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Naomi Novik

Author of His Majesty's Dragon

52+ Works 47,469 Members 2,057 Reviews 236 Favorited

About the Author

Naomi Novik was born in New York on April 30, 1973. She received a Bachelor's degree in English literature at Brown University and a Master's degree in Computer Science from Columbia University. She participated in the design and development of the computer game Neverwinter Nights: Shadows of show more Undrentide. Her first novel, His Majesty's Dragon, was published in 2006 and was the start of the Temeraire series. She has won the John W. Campbell Award for Best New Writer, the Compton Crook Award for Best First Novel, and the Locus Award for Best First Novel. Her book, Uprooted, won the 2016 Nebula Award for Best Novel. (Bowker Author Biography) show less

Series

Works by Naomi Novik

His Majesty's Dragon (2006) 8,090 copies
Uprooted (2015) 6,481 copies
Throne of Jade (2006) 4,900 copies
Black Powder War (2006) 4,284 copies
A Deadly Education (2020) 3,957 copies
Spinning Silver (2018) 3,887 copies
Empire of Ivory (2007) 3,567 copies
Victory of Eagles (2008) 2,776 copies
The Last Graduate (2021) 1,940 copies
Tongues of Serpents (2010) 1,878 copies
The Golden Enclaves (2022) 1,372 copies
Crucible of Gold (2012) 1,301 copies
Blood of Tyrants (2013) 1,051 copies
League of Dragons (2016) 807 copies
In His Majesty's Service (2006) 761 copies
Golden Age and Other Stories (2017) 156 copies
Vici [short story] (2011) 34 copies
Ve stínu Hvozdu (2019) 2 copies
Priced to Sell 2 copies
Blessings 1 copy

Associated Works

Zombies vs. Unicorns (2010) — Contributor — 1,314 copies
The Improbable Adventures of Sherlock Holmes (2009) — Contributor — 776 copies
Warriors (2010) — Contributor — 646 copies
Naked City (2011) — Contributor — 644 copies
Unfettered: Tales by Masters of Fantasy (2013) — Contributor — 406 copies
The Starlit Wood: New Fairy Tales (2016) — Contributor — 332 copies
Fast Ships, Black Sails (2008) — Contributor — 312 copies
Wings of Fire (2010) — Contributor — 183 copies
The Mythic Dream (2019) — Contributor — 170 copies
Unfettered II: New Tales by Masters of Fantasy (2016) — Contributor — 126 copies
Galactic Empires (2017) — Contributor — 120 copies
Unfettered III: New Tales by Masters of Fantasy (2019) — Contributor — 111 copies
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2012 Edition (2012) — Contributor — 90 copies
The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2009 Edition (2010) — Contributor — 68 copies
The Best of Uncanny (2019) — Contributor — 56 copies
Space Opera (2007) — Contributor — 54 copies
Nebula Awards Showcase 2017 (2017) — Contributor — 39 copies
Year's Best Fantasy 9 (2009) — Contributor — 34 copies
The Mammoth Book of Warriors and Wizardry (2014) — Contributor — 32 copies
The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2017 Edition (2017) — Contributor — 26 copies
Uncanny Magazine Issue 22: May/June 2018 (2018) — Contributor — 10 copies
Clarkesworld: Issue 095 (August 2014) (2014) — Contributor — 9 copies
Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 98 • July 2018 (2018) — Contributor — 6 copies
Uncanny Magazine: The Best of 2018 — Contributor, some editions — 2 copies

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in realtà ⭐2 e mezzo
della Novik mi ricordavo uno stile migliore
 
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LLonaVahine | 153 other reviews | May 22, 2024 |
una Favola di maghi e boschi incantati
 
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LLonaVahine | 392 other reviews | May 22, 2024 |
This got better as it went along, but generally it just didn't manage to hold my interest very well at all; the characters were mostly one-note, the backstory wasn't explained clearly, and it mostly seemed to be the same thing over and over.
 
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Works
52
Also by
31
Members
47,469
Popularity
#334
Rating
4.0
Reviews
2,057
ISBNs
448
Languages
25
Favorited
236

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