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His Majesty's Dragon

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Written By: Naomi Novik

Narrated By: David Thorn

Publisher: Random House (Audio)

Date: February 2007

Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes


“Just when you think you’ve seen every variation possible on the dragon story, along comes Naomi Novik. . . . Her wonderful Temeraire is a dragon for the ages.”—Terry Brooks

Aerial combat brings a thrilling new dimension to the Napoleonic Wars as valiant warriors rise to Britain’s defense by taking to the skies . . . not aboard aircraft but atop the mighty backs of fighting dragons.

When HMS Reliant captures a French frigate and seizes its precious cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, fate sweeps Capt. Will Laurence from his seafaring life into an uncertain future–and an unexpected kinship with a most extraordinary creature. Thrust into the rarified world of the Aerial Corps as master of the dragon Temeraire, he will face a crash course in the daring tactics of airborne battle. For as France’s own dragon-borne forces rally to breach British soil in Bonaparte’s boldest gambit, Laurence and Temeraire must soar into their own baptism of fire.

“Terrifically entertaining.”—Stephen King


  • Kathryn Beck

    This was a great read with a wonderful narrator. It's definitely lighthearted and easily enjoyable.

  • Melanie Campbell

    Simon Vance's narration is fantastic. A very enjoyable book.

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