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Uprooted Our Dragon Doesn T Eat The Girls He Takes, No Matter What Stories They Tell Outside Our Valley We Hear Them Sometimes, From Travelers Passing Through They Talk As Though We Were Doing Human Sacrifice, And He Were A Real Dragon Of Course That S Not True He May Be A Wizard And Immortal, But He S Still A Man, And Our Fathers Would Band Together And Kill Him If He Wanted To Eat One Of Us Every Ten Years He Protects Us Against The Wood, And We Re Grateful, But Not That Grateful Agnieszka Loves Her Valley Home, Her Quiet Village, The Forests And The Bright Shining River But The Corrupted Wood Stands On The Border, Full Of Malevolent Power, And Its Shadow Lies Over Her Life.Her People Rely On The Cold, Driven Wizard Known Only As The Dragon To Keep Its Powers At Bay But He Demands A Terrible Price For His Help One Young Woman Handed Over To Serve Him For Ten Years, A Fate Almost As Terrible As Falling To The Wood.The Next Choosing Is Fast Approaching, And Agnieszka Is Afraid She Knows Everyone Knows That The Dragon Will Take Kasia Beautiful, Graceful, Brave Kasia, All The Things Agnieszka Isn T, And Her Dearest Friend In The World And There Is No Way To Save Her.But Agnieszka Fears The Wrong Things For When The Dragon Comes, It Is Not Kasia He Will Choose. This book is underwhelming AS FUCK.I ll probably be damned for saying this but screw sugar coating This book makes me so angryUprootedis one of those books with a pretty outside look full of sweet promises Yes, sweet and yet they re EMPTY promises The book covers scream BUY ME NOW OR REGRET IT FOR ALL ETERNITY and the synopsis is so vague to the point of mystery It lead me in to having such sky high expectations only later that I have those expectations thrown back into my fucking face This book is underwhelming AS FUCK.I ll probably be damned for saying this but screw sugar coating This book makes me so angryUprootedis one of those books with a pretty outside look full of sweet promises Yes, sweet and yet they re EMPTY promises The book covers scream BUY ME NOW OR REGRET IT FOR ALL ETERNITY and the synopsis is so vague to the point of mystery It lead me in to having such sky high expectations only later that I have those expectations thrown back into my fucking face.The beginning of the story started out really nicely in a whimsical fairytale sort of way I thought this will be the next best thing to add into my Favourites shelf But by the time I reached past 5 8% I had already lose my interest and started to wish that I had never, ever bothered with this.How I pretty much sum up the book ONE STAR to character developments I cannot stand any of them Nearly all of th I think this book was uprooted from Heaven s grounds and magically brought to Earth. I love a good fantasy rooted in folklore, and Novik does a great job mining the mythology of Eastern Europe for this novel Young Agnieszka lives in a small town in an out of the way valley where nothing much ever happensexcept for the fact that they live near an evil Wood that occasional swallows trespassers, drives villagers mad, or sends monsters to destroy neighboring villages Oh, and also they are protected by a wizard called the Dragon who lives in a tower and does his best to kee I love a good fantasy rooted in folklore, and Novik does a great job mining the mythology of Eastern Europe for this novel Young Agnieszka lives in a small town in an out of the way valley where nothing much ever happensexcept for the fact that they live near an evil Wood that occasional swallows trespassers, drives villagers mad, or sends monsters to destroy neighboring villages Oh, and also they are protected by a wizard called the Dragon who lives in a tower and does his best to keep the evil magic of the Wood at bay In return for his protection, the wizard takes one girl from the valley every ten years to serve him in the tower These girls aren t killed, but they When it comes to rating books like Uprooted, I keep wishing I could givethan 5 stars Because honestly, 5 stars are not enough Beautiful That s the word I ve been searching for Uprooted is a beautiful book Naomi Novik narrates the story of young Agnieszka, a constantly unkempt girl who to everyone s astonishment was chosen to live in the dreadful wizard s tower for 10 years as the price for his assistance against the evil Wood Agnieszka imagined how desperate and empty her life was g When it comes to rating books like Uprooted, I keep wishing I could givethan 5 stars Because honestly, 5 stars are not enough Beautiful That s the word I ve been searching for Uprooted is a beautiful book Naomi Novik narrates the story of young Agnieszka, a constantly unkempt girl who to everyone s astonishment was chosen to live in the dreadful wizard s tower for 10 years as the price for his assistance against the evil Wood Agnieszka imagined how desperate and empty her life was going to be, locked away from her family and her dear friend with the Dragon as her only company What she would never imagine was that everything she thought of him was a l This novel effortlessly conjured up the familiar magic of my childhood favorites it was like reaching for a sweater and finding my old worn favorite pushed into my hands I m going to wear it gleefully for a week, no matter the weather This conclud Reviewed by Rabid ReadsImagine a powerful sorcerer living in a tower in the middle of a forest He is over 150 years old, but he still appears to be a young man Every 10 years, he picks a girl from one of the local villages to take back to his tower The villagers say nothing, do nothing, b c the sorcerer protects them from t WOW I need to create a new shelf and label it all time favorites and put like three books on there, of which, this would DEFINITELY be one What an incredible fairy tale This book is a lot like the The Wood that dominates this story, luring you close, whispering in your ear, offering you the most tantalizing temptations, if only you ll be persuaded into it The difference between the two is that where The Wood is a dark, twisted creation that speaks only lies, this book delivers on its promi WOW I need to create a new shelf and label it all time favorites and put like three books on there, of which, this would DEFINITELY be one What an incredible fairy tale This book is a lot like the The Wood that dominates this story, luring you close, whispering in your ear, offering you the most tantalizing temptations, if only you ll be persuaded into it The difference between the two is that where The Wood i Hey You there Please listen On May 19th this book will be released on that day go to this page or this page or another retailer of your choice and download the free sample of this book If, by the end of that small sample, you are not convinced that this book is amazing, never think of it again BUT, I sincerely doubt that will be the case.Because it took me ONE CHAPTER well, a few pages really to make me realize that this book was going to steal every bit of my spare time until I d dev Hey You there Please listen On May 19th this book will be released on that day go to this page or this page or another retailer of your choice and download the free sample of this book If, by the end of that small sample, you are not convinced that this book is amazing, never think of it again BUT, I sincerely doubt that will be the case.Because it took me ONE CHAPTER well, a few pages really to make me realize that this book was going to steal every bit of my spare time until I d devoured it all And it did It was magical, surprising, incredibly well written, and so very funny And not funny in a Terry Pratchett comedy fantasy kind of way, but just funny because these characters are so real and charming.There are those well drawn, vivid books that have great world building, beautiful descriptions without being overly descriptive, and get lauded by critics Then there are those bo Buddy read with Fantasy Buddy ReadsMy first review in 2017 and it started with a new milestone, my first ever 1 star rating I wish I could give this a negative star as right now, this is literally the worst book I ever read in my entire life You could see my other reviews and you ll see I m quite generous with my ratings but giving this book even a 2 star are way too generous for me Look, this will be an extremely unpopular opinion, I hated this book and I m disgusted with almost everything i Buddy read with Fantasy Buddy ReadsMy first review in 2017 and it started with a new milestone, my first ever 1 star rating I wish I could give this a negative star as right now, this is literally the worst book I ever read in my entire life You could see my other reviews and you ll see I m quite generous with my ratings but giving this book even a 2 star are way too generous for me Look, this will be an extremely unpopular opinion, I hated this book and I m disgusted with almost everything in it I never understood the concept of DNF until now since I always thoughtWhy Shouldn t we read any book until the end to give our final judgmen


About the Author: Naomi Novik

An avid reader of fantasy literature since age six, when she first made her way through The Lord of the Rings, Naomi Novik is also a history buff with a particular interest in the Napoleonic era and a fondness for the work of Patrick O Brian and Jane Austen She studied English literature at Brown University, and did graduate work in computer science at Columbia University before leaving to partic An avid reader of fantasy literature since age six, when she first made her way through The Lord of the Rings, Naomi Novik is also a history buff with a particular interest in the Napoleonic era and a fondness for the work of Patrick O Brian and Jane Austen She studied English literature at Brown University, and did graduate work in computer science at Columbia University before leaving to participate in the design and development of the computer game Neverwinter Nights Shadow of Undrentide Over the course of a brief winter sojourn spent working on the game in Edmonton, Canada accompanied by a truly alarming coat that now lives brooding in the depths of her closet , she realized she preferred writing to programming, and on returning to New York, decided to try her hand at novels.Naomi lives in New York City with her husband and six computers Her website is at naominovik.com


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