NAOMI NOVIK, author of the bestselling and critically acclaimed Temeraire novels, introduces a bold new world rooted in folk stories and legends, as elemental as a Grimm fairy tale. UPROOTED: FIRST PAGE! A charming and inviting story that looks unflinchingly at the strangling roots of hurt and revenge.”—Robin Hobb, bestselling author of Fool’s Assassin ORDER […]



League of Dragons

League of Dragons is the final book in the Temeraire series. Naomi is currently writing it. There is no publication date. That will not be known until she turns in the manuscript. We all hope it publishes in 2015 though. Keep your fingers crossed! The cover has not been done either. When it is finished, […]

Blood of Tyrants

Naomi Novik’s beloved Temeraire series, a brilliant combination of fantasy and history that reimagines the Napoleonic wars as fought with the aid of intelligent dragons, is a twenty-first-century classic. From the first volume, His Majesty’s Dragon, readers have been entranced by the globe-spanning adventures of the resolute Capt. William Laurence and his brave but impulsive […]

Sample Page

This is an example page. It’s different from a blog post because it will stay in one place and will show up in your site navigation (in most themes). Most people start with an About page that introduces them to potential site visitors. It might say something like this: Hi there! I’m a bike messenger […]

Araminta, or, The Wreck of the Amphidrake

Araminta, or, The Wreck of the Amphidrake Note: “Originally published October 15, 2008, in the fabulous Fast Ships, Black Sails anthology of pirate stories edited by Jeff and Ann VanderMeer. Posted here January 10, 2009.” — Naomi Lady Araminta was seen off from the docks at Chenstowe-on-Sea with great ceremony if not much affection by […]

Empire of Ivory – Deleted Scene

DELETED SCENE Note: “This deleted scene was the original opening for Empire of Ivory, but I deleted it as too slow a beginning, and confusing because of the distinction between the Danish feral dragons and Arkady and his lot. Not a complete story, not part of canon, and no actual whales were harmed in the […]

Throne of Jade – Deleted Scene

DELETED SCENE Note: “I tend to write fast and revise heavily, and I cut liberally. But when I cut anything longer than a line or two (and sometimes those if it’s one I particularly like), I generally put it into a separate file to save—the “cut” file for Throne of Jade is more than 30,000 […]



Writers periodically take time out of their busy schedules to meet with their fans, whether it be at bookstore signings, conventions, online chats or other similar events. Naomi is no exception to this. She attends conventions regularly, tours whenever a new book is published, and is always willing to take part in online chats. She […]