Category Archives: steampunk

Christmas Swag

As anticipated, I received a good batch of reading material for Christmas. And now, we present the to-read list for 2012. (That is, in addition to the books I already have.) Hurrah! Inside Out and Back Again; Thanhha Lai For … Continue reading

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Review: Boneshaker

Boneshaker; Cherie Priest It’s seldom that I start raving over a book before finishing it. Because we all know what happens—it starts off great, we can’t put it down, and then the end is… blah. Lucky for me, this one … Continue reading

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Fun with Steampunk

Steampunk is one of those things that I’m sort of kind of into. If it’s brass and has gears and clocks on it, I’ll love it. If it’s a story with an airship, it’s automatically my favorite. At the moment … Continue reading

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Review: Clockwork Man

The Clockwork Man; William Jablonsky The Clockwork Man is about just that—a man made of clockwork. He was created in the 1800s by Karl Gruber, the clockmaker of his time. While Ernst (the clockwork man) is obviously not human, he … Continue reading

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Time Will Come #3

Every Thursday I will present a book that has been sitting on my shelf a while that I haven’t gotten around to reading. It’s a good way to remind myself of the good stuff I have sitting in my queue. … Continue reading

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Book v. Movie: 20,000 Leagues

Originally posted at the geekblog, and reposted here in honor of Verne’s 183th birthday. ———— 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea has been sitting on my shelf for quite some time. (Actually, it’s a fairly large collection of Jules Verne’s works, … Continue reading

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Review: Clockwork Angel

Clockwork Angel; Cassandra Clare It’s easy to compare this to City of Bones, as it has pretty much the same premise. A non-Shadowhunter is thrown into their world, hanging out at the Institute with two best guy friends and one … Continue reading

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Airships and Goggles and Books, Oh My!

Steampunk is one of those things that will always catch my interest, though I rarely seek it out. It was a style that I always admired, though had no idea there was a name for it. If we’re being honest, … Continue reading

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