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Book Review: “Ruin and Rising” by Leigh Bardugo

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Ruin and Rising finishes Bardugo's Grisha trilogy. Here's the Amazon Blurb: "Enter the Grishaverse with Book Three of the Shadow and Bone Trilogy by the #1 New York Times–bestselling author of Six of Crows and Crooked Kingdom. 'Soldier. Summoner. Saint. The nation’s fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered

Battling Napoleon Bonaparte with Dragons

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After I read Naomi Novik's book Uprooted, I bought His Majesty's Dragon: A Novel of Temeraire to see what this series was like. I admit I was enchanted with Temeraire, Captain Laurence, and the lovely twist on history Novik gives us. I suspect this historical tidbit might have sparked Novik's imagination and the series: Between