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Fields of Gold – The Romp of Steampunk In The Old West Continues

Book Review : Fields of Gold Magnificent Devices #12 e-book By Shelley Adina Spoiler Alert! Summary Book 12 in the Magnificent Devices steampunk series! If a wedding won’t stop a war, what will? Gloria Meriwether-Astor’s belief in doing the right thing has … Continue reading

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Fields of Iron – A Steampunk Adventure Novel With Witches As A Bonus

Book Review : Fields of Iron Magnificent Devices #11 By Shelley Adina Spoiler Alert! Summary “What do you propose, sir?” He held her astonished gaze as he went down upon one knee. “Why … I propose. Will you do me the honor … Continue reading

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The Fires of Alexandria – Could There Be Steampunk In Ancient Egypt?

Book Review : The Fires of Alexandria The Alexandrian Saga By Thomas K. Carpenter e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary The greatest mystery of the ancient world remains the identity of who set fire to the Great Library in Alexandria. One hundred … Continue reading

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Bartleby and James – A New Sherlock, Maybe

Book Review : Bartleby and James Galvanic Century Mystery By Michael Coorlim e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary Alton Bartleby is a social savant and the foppish toast of steampunk London’s upper crust. James Wainwright is a brilliant but socially stunted working class engineer … Continue reading

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Lady of Devices – Victorian Feminist Steampunk

Book Review : Lady of Devices Magnificent Devices #1 By Shelley Adina e-book Spoiler Alert! Summary London, 1889. Victoria is Queen. Charles Darwin’s son is Prime Minister. And steam is the power that runs the world. At 17, Claire Trevelyan, … Continue reading

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Book Review: Nimbus (Read on Kindle) By Austin King and B.J. Keeton Spoiler Alert! Summary Jude Finley is a new recruit aboard the Gangly Dirigible, an airship that extracts water from rainclouds. While working aboard the ship, Jude and his friends … Continue reading

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“Shadows of Self” – A New Wax and Wayne Novel From The Mistborn World

Book Review: Shadows of Self By Brandon Sanderson Spoiler Alert!    Summary      Shadows of Self shows Mistborn’s society evolving as technology and magic mix, the economy grows, democracy contends with corruption, and religion becomes a growing cultural force, with four faiths … Continue reading

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