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Leviathan

"Leviathan" by Scott Westerfeld is the best Steampunk novel ever. The fact that it’s also Young Adult is an added bonus. In this story, there is an alternate historical moment that started World War 1. One side will fight the war with metal...

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  • Author: Scott Westerfeld
  • Review by: Jessie
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Young Adult, Steampunk, * Science Fiction
  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster

Pendulum - The Neumarian Chronicles, #2

Welcome to the awesome world of steampunk. I normally do not read or enjoy steampunk, but Ms. Knight has changed my mind. Caught up in the action, scenery, characters, traitors, deception, zombies, and a love story on the side, Pendulum wil...

4 Stars
  • Author: Ciara Knight
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Steampunk, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Ciara Knight

The Osiris Curse - A Tweed & Nightingale Adventure, #2

Mr. Crilley has created a pleasant steampunk mystery that kept me reading until the end. Like other books in the steampunk genre this book has the prerequisites of steam powered technology and the background setting of Victorian England alo...

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The Steam Mole

Dave Freer has written a creative fantasy world readers will enjoy. I found the first of "The Steam Mole" to be a little slow, but the second half I found exciting, and more face paced. The alternate world of Australia is unique, and the ch...

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Clockwork Princess - Infernal Devices

I just finished this book a few minutes ago, and I am sitting her trying to figure out where I should start. But there are so many emotions swirling through me that it is hard to pin point one and go with it. Cassandra Clare is a very talen...

5 Stars

The Lazarus Machine - Tweed & Nightingale Adventures,# 1

The Lazarus Machine is a debut novel from YA author Paul Crilley. Steampunk has definitely made an impression on the YA genre. The Lazarus Machine is unique from other Steampunk YA’s, because it has the essence of a Sherlock Holmes novel. S...

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Escapement - The Neumarian Chronicles, #1

Wow! My first read by Ciara Knight and all I can think of is wow! I loved the characters and the relationships between them. I do not think I have read a book where I have loved or hated a character and jumped so much in one book before. Yo...

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  • Author: Ciara Knight
  • Review by: Missyb0103
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Steampunk, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Ciara Knight

Weighted - The Neumarian Chronicles - Prequel

I thoroughly enjoyed Weighted! It’s a short story and I’m look forward to the sequel. It was a step away from my normal genre, but I found I was hard pressed to put it down! Weighted is very well written. Plus the ending was defiantly a sur...

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  • Author: Ciara Knight
  • Review by: IamPeachy
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: Supernatural, Steampunk, * Under 45k Words, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Ciara Knight

The Unnaturalists

Tiffany Trent has created something in The Unnaturalists that is unlike anything I have ever read before. The setting is a combination of steampunk and dystopian London, called New London. Unnaturalists study everything unnatural from sphin...

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The Girl in the Clockwork Collar - The Steampunk Chronicles, #2

Kady Cross does an amazing job of providing historical insight and steampunk attractions. The Girl in the Clockwork Collar picks up shortly after where The Girl in the Steel Corset ends. Instead of taking place in England, this sequel takes...

4 Stars
  • Author: Kady Cross
  • Review by: Sarah Dizon
  • Genre: YA
  • Tags: * Fantasy, * Science Fiction, Steampunk, * Young Adult
  • Publisher: Inkyard Press

A Clockwork Fairytale - Clockwork Fairytales, #1

I have to say, "A Clockwork Fairytale" is exactly as described, priests, magic, doodads, and all. If you are attached to steam punk novels, however, that aspect is only lightly handled here, instead falling into a perception of mechanical f...

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Steampunk! - An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories

Steampunk is a wide ranging collection of steampunk tales involving fantastic machines, machinists, artificers and criminals, as well as kids trying to overcome an unfair world. Most of the selections are short stories, but the collection a...

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Steaming

Conelius Latimer is a Tinkerer who's taken in by the beauty of Temperance Stevens. When she seems to return his affection and interest in inventions, he invites her into his workshop. After she steals a page of his blueprints, he has an exc...

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Odessa - Seraphym Wars, #1

When I first heard the title Seraphym Wars I automatically thought this would be a Christian fiction book. Seraphym or Seraph are celestial beings. They are the highest beings in the Christian angelic hierarchy, and are supposed to be the c...

4 Stars