Category Archives: Steampunk

INDIE WEDNESDAY: MICHELLE LOWE

Along my reading journey, I’ve made a conscious decision to include self-published, indie, and small press works in my reading schedule.  But it is difficult to know where to start: so many new authors and books to examine to find … Continue reading

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EVERFAIR

Everfair by Nisi Shawl Genre: Alternate History / Historical Fantasy / Steampunk Publisher: Tor (September 6, 2016) Series: Stand Alone Author Information: Website | Twitter  Length: 384 pages My Rating:  3 stars Blending alternate history, steampunk, and fantasy elements as well as tackling … Continue reading

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ROMULUS BUCKLE & THE LUMINIFEROUS AETHER

Romulus Buckle & the Luminiferous Aether by Richard Ellis Preston Jr.. Genre: Steampunk Series: Chronicles of the Pneumatic Zeppelin #3 Publisher: Self published (December 22, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 283 pages My Rating: 3.5 stars Romulus Buckle returns in … Continue reading

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GIDEON SMITH AND THE MASK OF THE RIPPER

Gideon Smith and the Mask of the Ripper by David Barnett Genre: Fantasy — Steampunk Series: Gideon Smith #3 Publisher: Tor Books (October 13, 2015) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 384 pages My Rating: 3.5 out of 5 stars. … Continue reading

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AN OFFICER AND A GENTLEMAN

An Officer and a Gentleman by                           Richard Ellis Preston, Jr. Genre: Steampunk Series: Chronicles of the Pneumatic Zeppelin #0.1 Publisher: Westmarch Publishing (October 2014) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 20 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 stars. A … Continue reading

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ROMULUS BUCKLE & THE CITY OF THE FOUNDERS

This is a new feature I decided to do occasionally. A time when I can go back and shine the spotlight on a book that I really enjoyed in the recent past, but not enough other people have discovered. And … Continue reading

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IRON & BLOOD by GAIL Z. MARTIN and LARRY MARTIN

Iron & Blood by Gail Z. Martin and Larry Martin Genre: Steampunk. Alternate History Series: Jake Desmet Adventures #1 Publisher: Solaris (July 7, 2015) Author Information:Website | Twitter Length: 407 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. Iron & … Continue reading

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THE FOREVER ENGINE by FRANK CHADWICK

My rating is 3 out of 5 stars. The Forever Engine by Frank Chadwick is a genre bender novel that mixes equal parts steampunk, alternate history, science fiction, and fantasy to create something new and interesting. Please understand going into … Continue reading

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ROMULUS BUCKLE & THE ENGINES OF WAR

Romulus Buckle & the Engines of War                       by Richard Ellis Preston, Jr. Genre: Steampunk Series: Chronicles of the Pneumatic Zeppelin #2 Publisher: 47North (November 19, 2013) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 476 pages My Rating: 4 out of 5 … Continue reading

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GIDEON SMITH AND THE MECHANICAL GIRL

Gideon Smith and the Mechanical Girl by David Barnett Genre: Fantasy — Steampunk Series: Gideon Smith #1 Publisher: Tor (September 10, 2013) Author Information: Website | Twitter Length: 352 pages My Rating: 3 out of 5 stars. This steampunk book … Continue reading

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