Corsets & Clockwork: 13 Steampunk Romances
Publish date: April 26th 2011
Publisher: Running Press Kids
Pages no: 430
Edition language: English
Series: 13 Tales
Short stories. Mostly hits with only a few misses for me.
Cross-posted on ReaderlingI went up to the cabin with the best of intentions: a backpack full of books and the will to read them. But, what ended up happening was playing Munchkin, chatting about the local land scandal, and making and eating a lot of food. A very wonderful week, all told, despite th...
I'm not really sure WHAT to think about this. First, this is my first time reading steampunk. Second, this is my first time reading short stories. I (mistakenly) thought that the best way to dive into steampunk would be to read it bits at a time. But, I'm not really sure that ALL of these stories wo...
This is an intriguing collection that interpret steampunk broadly and in doing so, proves a lot of fun. A few stories stood out for me, sometimes I think because their ideas were less familiar (to me)."The Cannibal Fiend of Rotherlithe" by Frewin Jones startled me. Not what I expected, but interesti...
I got this out of the library on my phone as an experiment, so chose it because it was available rather than through any strong desire to specifically read it. Read 9 of the 13 stories before it was due, and found them perfectly enjoyable.