Tag: steampunk

Clockwork Calamity: Aether Spark by Nicholas Petrarch

Clockwork Calamity: Aether Spark by Nicholas Petrarch

Two covet the prize, but only one can hold the power. In a world where clockwork mechanisms hold the fascination of the meritocracy, it’s a struggle for the ancient crafts to survive. But when an alchemist succeeds in creating raw Aether, an energy coveted for its eternal gift, it’s a fight to safeguard their secret and earn the recognition they deserve. Who will harness its […]

April 14, 2018 / 0 Comments
Mysteries of Cove: Embers of Destruction by J. Scott Savage

Mysteries of Cove: Embers of Destruction by J. Scott Savage

It’s time to take the battle to the dragons. Trenton and Kallista—along with their friends, Plucky, Simoni, Angus, and Clyde—fly their mechanical dragons south toward San Francisco, looking to rescue any survivors from the battle of Seattle. Arriving in San Francisco and investigating the area in secret, the young riders are reunited with Kallista’s father, Leo Babbage, who reveals that the humans in the city […]

September 25, 2017 / 0 Comments
Wolf’s Pawn by Chaaya Chandra

Wolf’s Pawn by Chaaya Chandra

Twenty-five hundred years ago, two human armies marched into the jungle to claim a mineral rich area. On the dawn of the day that was to be their first meeting in battle, both sides awoke from a magical sleep that transformed them into wolf-folk. The two sides fled the area and attempted to return to their own countries, only to be rejected by their kin […]

July 4, 2017 / 0 Comments
Clockwork Charlie: The Giant’s Seat by Dave Butler

Clockwork Charlie: The Giant’s Seat by Dave Butler

Charlie lived a quiet life—until his father was suddenly kidnapped by the Iron Cog. In the midst of searching for his father, Charlie discovered the shocking truth about himself: he is one of his father’s inventions—a living clockwork boy! Now separated from his friends, Charlie finds himself in the service of a very tough company of dwarves, who view him only as a machine—that is, […]

June 20, 2017 / 0 Comments
Aeturnus Machine: The Kavanagh House by Susan Dayley

Aeturnus Machine: The Kavanagh House by Susan Dayley

Built at the threshold of the steam-driven, Gilded Age, The Kavanagh House is filled with mechanical wonders, mechanized puzzles, hidden places, and seven death traps. A century later, Parker discovers the journal of Eleanor Kavanagh inside a metal, puzzle box and wrapped in a cryptic note: My father’s house is haunted and it’s my fault. Vincent Ferrari, the ruthless, ambitious man who built the house, […]

February 22, 2017 / 0 Comments
Mysteries of Cove: Gears of Revolution by J. Scott Savage

Mysteries of Cove: Gears of Revolution by J. Scott Savage

After finding a compass and clues left by Kallista’s father, Leo Babbage, Trenton and Kallista head west aboard their homemade mechanical dragon to search for the missing inventor. The teenagers hope to find answers about their mountain city of Cove, but instead, they find only a blackened forest, ruined buildings, and a small underground city. Almost immediately, Trenton and Kallista are caught up in a […]

September 20, 2016 / 0 Comments
Beauty and the Clockwork Beast by Nancy Campbell Allen

Beauty and the Clockwork Beast by Nancy Campbell Allen

The Lord of Blackwell Manor, Miles, is plagued by a family curse that changes him into a shape-shifting wolf every month during the full moon. Lucy-a smart, attractive, and well-respected botanist-travels to Blackwell Manor to take care of her sick cousin, Kate, who is married to Miles’s younger brother. For Lucy, the trip is a welcomed respite from her work and recent discovery-a breakthrough serum […]

August 3, 2016 / 6 Comments
Clockwork Charlie: The Kidnap Plot by Dave Butler

Clockwork Charlie: The Kidnap Plot by Dave Butler

Meet Charlie. He lives a quiet life with his protective father, an inventor and clockmaker. When Charlie’s father is suddenly and mysteriously kidnapped by a shadowy group called the Anti-Human League, it’s up to Charlie to save him. Before long, he has assembled a motley crew to help. From the terrifying but well-meaning troll Grim Grumblesson to the high-flying young aeronauts Bob and Sir Oliver, […]

June 21, 2016 / 0 Comments
This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzie Lee

This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzie Lee

In an alternative fantasy world where some men are made from clockwork parts and carriages are steam powered, Alasdair Finch, a young mechanic, does the unthinkable after his brother dies: he uses clockwork pieces to bring Oliver back from the dead. But the resurrection does not go as planned, and Oliver returns more monster than man. Even worse, the novel Frankenstein is published and the […]

September 22, 2015 / 0 Comments
Illusionarium by Heather Dixon

Illusionarium by Heather Dixon

What if the world holds more dangers—and more wonders—than we have ever known? And what if there is more than one world? Jonathan is perfectly ordinary. But then—as every good adventure begins—the king swoops into port, and Jonathan and his father are enlisted to find the cure to a deadly plague. Jonathan discovers that he’s a prodigy at working with a new chemical called fantillium, […]

May 22, 2015 / 0 Comments