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Novik, Naomi

Overview
Works: 138 works in 566 publications in 15 languages and 18,936 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Fantasy fiction  Alternative histories (Fiction)  Fantasy fiction, American  War stories  Fairy tales  Action and adventure fiction  Science fiction  Short stories  War fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3614.O93, 813.6
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Most widely held works by Naomi Novik
Black powder war by Naomi Novik( Book )

65 editions published between 1984 and 2015 in 9 languages and held by 2,781 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the HMS Reliant captures a French ship and its priceless cargo, an unhatched dragon egg, Captain Will Laurence is swept into an unexpected kinship with an extraordinary creature and joins the elite Aerial Corps as a master of the dragon Temeraire, in which role he must match wits with the powerful dragon-borne forces of Napoleon Bonaparte
Uprooted by Naomi Novik( Book )

32 editions published between 2015 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 1,651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Agnieszka loves her valley home, her quiet village, the forests and the bright shining river. But the corrupted Wood stands on the border, full of malevolent power, and its shadow lies over her life. Her people rely on the cold, driven wizard known only as the Dragon to keep its powers at bay. But he demands a terrible price for his help: one young woman handed over to serve him for ten years, a fate almost as terrible as falling to the Wood. The next choosing is fast approaching, and Agnieszka is afraid. She knows -- everyone knows -- that the Dragon will take Kasia: beautiful, graceful, brave Kasia, all the things Agnieszka isn't, and her dearest friend in the world. And there is no way to save her. But Agnieszka fears the wrong things. For when the Dragon comes, it is not Kasia he will choose
Throne of jade by Naomi Novik( Book )

46 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 11 languages and held by 1,302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Tongues of serpents by Naomi Novik( Book )

27 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convicted of treason despite their heroic defense against Napoleon's invasion of England, Temeraire the dragon and his friend and rider, Capt. Will Laurence, are transported to the prison colony in Australia. They carry with them three dragon eggs intended to help establish a covert in the colony
Victory of eagles by Naomi Novik( Book )

21 editions published between 2008 and 2014 in English and held by 1,185 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Separated by their own government and threatened at every turn by Napoleon's forces, Laurence and Temeraire must struggle to find each other amid the turmoil of war and to aid the resistance against the invasion.-publishers information
Crucible of gold by Naomi Novik( Book )

22 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 969 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Naomi Novik's beloved series returns, with Capt. Will Laurence and his fighting dragon Temeraire once again taking to the air against the broadsides of Napoleon's forces and the friendly--and sometimes not-so-friendly--fire of British soldiers and politicians who continue to suspect them of divided loyalties, if not outright treason. For Laurence and Temeraire, put out to pasture in Australia, it seems their part in the war has come to an end just when they are needed most. Newly allied with the powerful African empire of the Tswana, the French have occupied Spain and brought revolution and bloodshed to Brazil, threatening Britain's last desperate hope to defeat Napoleon. So the British government dispatches Arthur Hammond from China to enlist Laurence and Temeraire to negotiate a peace with the angry Tswana, who have besieged the Portuguese royal family in Rio--and as bait, Hammond bears an offer to reinstate Laurence to his former rank and seniority as a captain in the Aerial Corps. Temeraire is delighted by this sudden reversal of fortune, but Laurence is by no means sanguine, knowing from experience that personal honor and duty to one's country do not always run on parallel tracks. Laurence and Temeraire--joined by the egotistical fire-breather Iskierka and the still-growing Kulingile, who has already surpassed Temeraire in size--embark for Brazil, only to meet with a string of unmitigated disasters that leave the dragons and their human friends forced to make an unexpected landing in the hostile territory of the Inca empire, where they face new unanticipated dangers. Now with the success of the mission balanced on a razor's edge, and failure looking more likely by the minute, the unexpected arrival of an old enemy will tip the scales toward ruin. Yet even in the midst of disaster, opportunity may lurk--for one bold enough to grasp it"--Provided by publisher
Empire of ivory by Naomi Novik( Book )

12 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 960 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy has struck His Majesty's Aerial Corps, as an epidemic of unknown origin and no known cure is decimating the dragons' ranks. Only Temeraire and a pack of newly recruited dragons remain uninfected and must stand as the only means of airborne defense against France's ever bolder sorties. As Bonaparte's dragons harrow Britain's ships, Temeraire and his captain, Will Laurence, take wing to Africa in search of a cure for the deadly contagion
Blood of tyrants by Naomi Novik( Book )

16 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shipwrecked and cast ashore in Japan with no memory of Temeraire or his own experiences as an English aviator, Capt. William Laurence finds himself tangled in deadly political intrigues that threaten not only his own life but England's already precarious position in the Far East
League of dragons by Naomi Novik( Book )

9 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 686 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"With the acclaimed Temeraire novels, New York Times bestselling author Naomi Novik has created a fantasy series like no other, combining the high-flying appeal of Anne McCaffrey's Pern saga and the swashbuckling derring-do of Patrick O'Brian's historical seafaring adventures. Now, with League of Dragons, Novik brings the imaginative tour de force that has captivated millions to an unforgettable finish. Napoleon's invasion of Russia has been roundly thwarted. But even as Capt. William Laurence and the dragon Temeraire pursue the retreating enemy through an unforgiving winter, Napoleon is raising a new force, and he'll soon have enough men and dragons to resume the offensive. While the emperor regroups, the allies have an opportunity to strike first and defeat him once and for all--if internal struggles and petty squabbles don't tear them apart. Aware of his weakened position, Napoleon has promised the dragons of every country--and the ferals, loyal only to themselves--vast new rights and powers if they fight under his banner. It is an offer eagerly embraced from Asia to Africa--and even by England, whose dragons have long rankled at their disrespectful treatment. But Laurence and his faithful dragon soon discover that the wily Napoleon has one more gambit at the ready--one that that may win him the war, and the world. Praise for Naomi Novik and her Novels of Temeraire "Novik's influences run the gamut from Jane Austen to Patrick O'Brian, with a side trip through Anne McCaffrey. Her books are completely involving and probably addictive, their central conceit explored in clever detail with a great deal of wit and historical insight."--San Francisco Chronicle "These are beautifully written novels: not only fresh, original, and fast-paced, but full of wonderful characters with real heart."--Peter Jackson "A gripping adventure full of rich detail and the impossible wonder of gilded fantasy."--Entertainment Weekly "A new writer is soaring on the wings of a dragon."--The New York Times "A glorious series whose future status as a genre classic is now assured."--SF Reviews "If you've never read these novels, now is the time to start."--io9 "Enthralling reading."--Time"--
Empire of Ivory by Naomi Novik( Book )

32 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 10 languages and held by 402 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy has struck His Majesty?s Aerial Corps, whose magnificent fleet of fighting dragons and their human captains valiantly defend England?s shores against the encroaching armies of Napoleon Bonaparte. An epidemic of unknown origin and no known cure is decimating the noble dragons? ranks?forcing the hopelessly stricken into quarantine. Now only Temeraire and a pack of newly recruited dragons remain uninfected?and stand as the only means of an airborne defense against France?s ever bolder sorties. Bonaparte?s dragons are already harrowing Britain?s ships at sea. Only one recourse remains: Temeraire and his captain, Will Laurence, must take wing to Africa, whose shores may hold the cure to the mysterious and deadly contagion. On this mission there is no time to waste, and no telling what lies in store beyond the horizon or for those left behind to wait, hope, and hold the line
Throne of jade by Naomi Novik( Recording )

5 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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
Black powder war by Naomi Novik( Recording )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Three valuable dragon eggs have been purchased from the Ottoman Empire, and Capt. Lawrence and Temeraire his dragon must escort them from Istanbul back to England
Empire of Ivory by Naomi Novik( Recording )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tragedy has struck His Majesty's Aerial Corps, whose magnificent fleet of fighting dragons and their human captains valiantly defend England's shores against the encroaching armies of Napoleon Bonaparte. An epidemic of unknown origin and no known cure is decimating the noble dragons' ranks. Bonaparte's dragons are already harrowing Britain's ships at sea. Only one recourse remains: Temeraire and his captain, Will Laurence, must take wing to Africa, whose shores may hold the cure to the mysterious and deadly contagion
Fast ships, black sails( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An anthology of original stories featuring a science fiction and fantasy romp through pirate-infested seas. The settings of these stories vary from the traditional 17th century Caribbean glory years of piracy to the frozen seas off colonial Boston to unnamed far future oceans to deep space itself
Victory of eagles by Naomi Novik( )

4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the heels of his mission to Africa, seeking the cure for a deadly contagion, the dragon Temeraire has been removed from military service and his captain, Will Laurence, has been condemned to death for treason. Laurence and Temeraire must struggle to find each other amid the turmoil of war and to aid the resistance against the invasion before Napoleon's foothold on England's shores can become a stranglehold
Victory of eagles by Naomi Novik( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dragon Temeraire, after learning his captain Will Laurence has been sentenced to death for treason, leads other uncaptained dragons of Britain's Aerial Corp into battle during the Napoleonic War and eventually reunites with his commander and demands freedom, pay, and a voice in the war counsel for dragons
In his majesty's service by Naomi Novik( Book )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Capt. Will Laurence is serving with honor in the British Navy when his ship captures a French frigate harboring a most unusual cargo--an incalculably valuable dragon egg. When the egg hatches, Laurence unexpectedly becomes the master of the young dragon Temeraire and finds himself on an extraordinary journey that will shatter his orderly, respectable life and alter the course of his nation's history
Tongues of serpents by Naomi Novik( Recording )

8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 245 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Convicted of treason despite their heroic defense against Napoleon's invasion of England, Temeraire the dragon and his friend and rider, Capt. Will Laurence, are transported to the prison colony in Australia. They carry with them three dragon eggs intended to help establish a covert in the colony
His Majesty's dragon by Naomi Novik( )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Captain Will Laurence captures a dragon egg from a French ship. The Chinese dragon hatches and bonds with him, their relationship is like father and child. The dragon bred for emperors can speak and reason. He leaves the Navy for the understaffed Aerial Corps
Black powder war by Naomi Novik( Book )

33 editions published between 2006 and 2015 in 11 languages and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the way home from China, Captain Will Leneuve is ordered to collect three dragon eggs in Istanbul for the British government, a journey fraught with danger, as the travellers must scale mountains, traverse hostile deserts and contend with Lien, who is consumed by vengeance
 
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Alternative Names
Naomi Novik Amerikaans schrijfster

Naomi Novik Amerikaans schrijver

Naomi Novik amerikansk författare

Naomi Novik amerikansk skribent

Naomi Novik écrivain américaine

Naomi Novik Escritora estadounidense

Naomi Novik scrittrice statunitense

Naomi Novik US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin

Naomi Noviková

Наомі Новик

נאוויק, נעמי, 1973-

נעמי נוביק

나오미 노빅 미국의 소설가

노빅, 나오미 1973-

ナオミ・ノヴィク

ノヴィク, ナオミ

娜奧米·諾維克

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