Throne of Jade by Naomi Novik

Throne of Jade

Temeraire #2

Naomi Novik

379 pages first pub 2006 (editions)

fiction fantasy historical adventurous medium-paced

Description

In the second novel of the New York Times bestselling Temeraire series, the Napoleonic Wars take Captain Will Laurence and his dragon to China on a perilous mission. When Britain intercepted a French ship and its precious cargo--an unhatched drago...

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Community Reviews Summary of 5,752 reviews

Moods

adventurous 98%
tense 24%
emotional 20%
lighthearted 19%
mysterious 18%
funny 14%
reflective 9%
hopeful 8%
challenging 7%
informative 4%
inspiring 4%
relaxing 4%
dark 3%
sad 1%

Pace

medium 52%
slow 37%
fast 9%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 46% | Plot: 36% | Character: 17%

Strong character development?

Yes: 68% | No: 19% | It's complicated: 11%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 89% | It's complicated: 6% | No: 3%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 58% | No: 21% | It's complicated: 19%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

No: 46% | Yes: 32% | It's complicated: 18% | N/A: 2%

Average rating

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