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His Majesty’s Dragon

His Majesty's DragonTitle: His Majesty’s Dragon
Author: Naomi Novik
Series: Temeraire book 1
Genre: Historical fantasy, alternative history

First of all, I can’t believe I have not reviewed His Majesty’s Dragon. I head it on my trip to Amsterdam earlier in the month and I liked it enough to order the second book as soon as I had wifi at the hotel, so that I could listen to the second one on the trip home (long bus rides).

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The Wild Ways

The Wild WaysTitle:  The Wild Ways
Author: Tanya Huff
Series: Gale Women
Published: 2011 by DAW
Read: January 18 to 24, 2014
Format: Audiobook
Genre: Urban Fantasy

I finished rereading The Enchantment Emporium last week after starting The Wild Ways. I had read the first one in 2010 and it had been so long that I had to reread it to remember it. Not something I do very often. The first book was great so I was happy to reread it and the second one lived up the potential of the first one so I am very happy about that.

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The Enchantment Emporium

The Enchantment Emporium by Tanya Huff. Title:  The Enchantment Emporium
Author: Tanya Huff
Series: Gale Women
Published: 2009 by DAW
Read: 2 times. Once in December 07 to 08, 2010 and the second time January 18 to 20 2014
Format: Audiobook
Genre: Urban Fantasy

This is definitely a hidden gem. I have never heard anyone discuss it and I found it by accident browsing Audible. I had not read anything by Tanya Huff before but I know that she is getting recognition in the community – she won the Auroras Award for Best Novel 2013 for The Silvered and after reading this book I want to read more of her. I read The Enchantment Emporium back in 2010 and last week I picked up the second book in Audible, but after listening to the first hour I realised that I had to re-hear the first book to get anything out of the second on (I was ill as well so that didn’t help my memory).

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