J.S. Fields has conquered yet another genre! A deliciously frothy fantasy romance with equal parts adventure and spice. I've never had so much fun learning about pegasi anatomy!
Rosiee Thor, author of TARNISHED ARE THE STARS
ARDULUM: THE FIRST DON …is a masterful blend of space opera tropes and hard science fiction concepts, written by a scientist working at the top of their field. This is a glorious love letter of a book, pushing the idea of what space opera can be and who it's written for, utilizing a complex web of science facts and science fiction concepts to ask questions about truth and history and who benefits. -- Seanan McGuire
This book is a must for those with an interest in the history of marquetry or for those looking for a way to get that perfect piece of wood for a specific purpose.
The American Marquetarian
ARDULUM FIRST DON
The author’s ability to keep the reigns of a complex plot, packed full of technical detail and vulnerable, believable characters, is testament to how much skill she has.
ARDULUM SECOND DON
I...enjoyed the use of gender-neutral pronouns in the case of species that were either officially gender-neutral or separated gender into three different categories.