Explore

The Dragon Republic

Books Fantasy Reviews

The Dragon Republic* by R.F. Kuang

October 12, 2020
The Dragon Republic* by R.F. Kuang

The Dragon Republic is as brutal, dark and brilliantly crafted as The Poppy War. There is no whiff of that 'second book slump'. Instead, we see how one book later Kuang has honed her craft and created an even more complex military grimdark fantasy novel with some of the best magical battle scenes I have ever had the pleasure of reading. Once again all of the possible trigger…