Genre: Steampunk

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Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff

Kinslayer by Jay Kristoff

September 30, 2013 Reviews 1

The land of Shima burns after the death of its emperor, the traitor Kin is pursued by the Lotus Guild; the very people he was brought up amongst, and Yukiko, the Stormdancer, is nowhere to be seen. So begins Kinslayer, an exciting, emotionally charged novel that is sure to set your heart racing. One of the strengths of the novel is the small gap in time between it and its predecessor, because all the emotions and fall-out from the dramatic conclusions of Stormdancer are still raw. The characters haven't had the time to really process what happened, which means we,...

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The Girl with the Iron Touch by Kady Cross

The Girl with the Iron Touch by Kady Cross

September 5, 2013 Reviews 0

Kady Cross hooks me once again – I read this book over two days, but the whole time I wasn’t reading it, I was thinking about it. I love The Steampunk Chronicles – sometimes a girl needs a rip-roaring adventure with sweet romances and super-creepy automatons. These books make me…

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Song of the Slums by Richard Harland

Song of the Slums by Richard Harland

April 24, 2013 Reviews 1

Date published: 24th April 2013 Publisher: Allen & Unwin AU Format: Paperback, 372 pages ISBN 13: 9781743310052 Categories: YA – Steampunk Goodreads / Booktopia / Bookworld Source: provided for review by the publisher What if they’d invented Rock ‘n Roll way back in the 19th century? What if it could take over the world and change…

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Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare

Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare

April 4, 2013 Reviews 4 ★★★

This review major contains spoilers for The Infernal Devices series. If you haven’t read the books, I strongly discourage you from reading any further. “Most people are lucky to have even one great love in their life. You have found two.” And so ends one of my favourite series ever…

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Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

Stormdancer by Jay Kristoff

September 4, 2012 Reviews 0

Date published: 21 August 2012 Publisher: Pan Macmillan AU Format: Paperback, 451 pages Series: The Lotus War, Book 1 ISBN 13: 9780230762886 ISBN 10: 0230762883 Categories: YA Fantasy Goodreads / The Book Depository / Booktopia (AU) Challenge: 2012 Debut Author Challenge Source: provided for review by the publisher A Dying Land The Shima Imperium verges on collapse. The land has been…

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The Girl in the Clockwork Collar by Kady Cross

The Girl in the Clockwork Collar by Kady Cross

June 5, 2012 Reviews 1

A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review via NetGalley.  In New York City, 1897, life has never been more thrilling – or dangerous. Sixteen-year-old Finley Jayne and her “straynge band of mysfits” have journeyed from London to America to rescue their friend Jasper, hauled off…

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The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross

The Girl in the Steel Corset by Kady Cross

June 4, 2012 Reviews 1

In 1897 England, sixteen-year-old Finley Jayne has no one – except the thing inside her … When a young lord tries to take advantage of Finley, she fights back. And wins. But not all Victorian girls have a darker side that makes them capable of knocking out a full-grown man…

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The Peculiars by Maureen Doyle McQuerry

The Peculiars by Maureen Doyle McQuerry

April 30, 2012 Reviews 0

I am happy to share my review of The Peculiars with you today, along with an interview with the author Maureen Doyle McQuerry.  A copy of this book was provided by the publisher for review purposes, through netGalley. On her 18th birthday, Lena Mattacascar decides to search for her father, who…

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Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare

Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare

January 13, 2012 Reviews 0

Cassandra Clare was born to American parents in Teheran, Iran and spent much of her childhood travelling the world with her family. After college, Cassie lived in Los Angeles and New York. She started working on her YA novel, City of Bones, in 2004, inspired by the urban landscape of Manhattan,…

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Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare

January 11, 2012 Reviews 0

Cassandra Clare was born to American parents in Teheran, Iran and spent much of her childhood travelling the world with her family. After college, Cassie lived in Los Angeles and New York. She started working on her YA novel, City of Bones, in 2004, inspired by the urban landscape of…

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