Tiger Honor by Yoon Ha Lee (Review)




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Review by Deanna

In Tiger Honor, the second book in the Thousands Worlds series, author Yoon Ha Lee introduces readers to Sebin, the nephew of Captain Hwan from the first book, Dragon Pearl. Since events in Dragon Pearl play a pivotal role in this book, I recommend reading this series in order. But if you haven’t read that first book, this book, in my opinion, could still be enjoyed as a standalone.

Sebin is a thirteen-year-old tiger shifter who dreams of joining the Space Force and following in his uncle Hwan’s footsteps. Though young Sebin does not know his uncle as well as he thinks, or the rest of his family, he is excited about getting his letter to join the organization as a training Cadet. But to be allowed to join, he must swear a blood oath to always put family first, as that is his family’s way.

Joining the Space Force does not go as planned for Sebin. He quickly learns that family is often complicated, and our family dynamics are rarely ever as simple as we try to make them. To become the Cadet he wants, Sebin has to find the courage and strength within himself to follow his heart and lead with intention. Not an easy thing to do at his age, especially when it comes duty, family, and honor.

I really enjoyed this book. It was a great read, with fantastic world building and characters. This book further expands our knowledge of the Thousand Worlds, and the many beings who inhabit it.

If you love Korean folklore, spaceships, and delightful storytelling, I highly recommend picking up this book and this series. It’s a fun way to spend a few hours and getting to know this vast world is highly entertaining.


Yoon Ha Lee brilliantly turns the tables on DRAGON PEARL in another unputdownable sci-fi adventure about what honor really means.

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About Yoon Ha Lee

Yoon Ha Lee (yoonhalee.com) is the New York Times best-selling author of Dragon Pearl, a companion to this book and winner of the Locus Award and the Mythopoeic Award. He has also published several books for adults, including a standalone fantasy entitled Phoenix Extravagant, and the Machineries of Empire space opera trilogy: Ninefox Gambit, Raven Strategem, and Revenant Gun. Yoon draws inspiration from a variety of sources, e.g. Korean history and mythology, fairy tales, higher mathematics, classic moral dilemmas, and genre fiction. His website can be found at yoonhalee.com and his Twitter handle is @deuceofgears.

Deanna | OkieDreams

Deanna Lynn has been a substitute teacher, a baker, a website designer, a ceramic artist, a business co-owner and a sales and marketing manager for a ceramic shop in Oklahoma. She reads widely, laughs often and loves to talk about writing, books, and this confusing thing called life.

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