Tongues of Serpents by Naomi Novik
My rating: 2 of 5 stars
I have been a pretty good fan of this series, but unfortunately, I've grown tired of it by now.
This isn't dragons against Napoleon anymore. This isn't an intrigue in China. This is exile to Australia.
Long treks, dragon eggs, and filler await us. Maybe it's because I took almost a decade to return to the series or I burned out, but this didn't capture my imagination. Almost at all. No hope for glory, just establishing a colony? For dragons?
This is how the world ends. With a whimper, not a bang.
Not sure I'll continue with the last novels, but since Novik has proven herself pretty good with the mythology retellings, I will continue there. :)
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