Memoirs by Lady Trent
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  • 1
    A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent | Marie Brennan

    A Natural History of Dragons: A Memoir by Lady Trent

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 16 mins)
    • By Marie Brennan
    • Narrated By Kate Reading
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    (195)
    Performance
    (178)
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    You, dear listener, continue at your own risk. It is not for the faint of heart - no more so than the study of dragons itself. But such study offers rewards beyond compare: to stand in a dragon's presence, even for the briefest of moments - even at the risk of one's life - is a delight that, once experienced, can never be forgotten….All the world, from Scirland to the farthest reaches of Eriga, know Isabella, Lady Trent, to be the world's preeminent dragon naturalist.

    Feminist science fiction

    Very well written, realistic ( an odd word to describe a work of imagination, but an apt one) book. The narration is excellent. The main character i..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 20 2015 by Pradheepa (Houston, TX, United States)
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    Tropic of Serpents: Memoir by Lady Trent, Book 2 | Marie Brennan

    Tropic of Serpents: Memoir by Lady Trent, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (10 hrs and 39 mins)
    • By Marie Brennan
    • Narrated By Kate Reading
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (80)
    Performance
    (72)
    Story
    (73)

    Three years after her fateful journeys through the forbidding mountains of Vystrana, Mrs. Camherst defies family and convention to embark on an expedition to the war-torn continent of Eriga, home of such exotic draconian species as the grass-dwelling snakes of the savannah, arboreal tree snakes, and, most elusive of all, the legendary swamp wyrms of the tropics. The expedition is not an easy one....

    A romp in make believe world you believe there was

    I loved the first book in this series, "A Natural History of Dragons". I love this one perhaps even more. Set in a world similar to Victorian Engla..Show More »

    Reviewed on June 07 2014 by Philip ()