Heart of Steel
Named one of Publishers Weekly's "Best Books of 2010," The Iron Duke introduced the gritty, alluring adventure of the Iron Seas. Now, Meljean Brook returns to the world where nanotech fuses with Victorian sensibilities -- and steam. As the mercenary captain of the Lady Corsair, Yasmeen has... show more
Named one of Publishers Weekly's "Best Books of 2010," The Iron Duke introduced the gritty, alluring adventure of the Iron Seas. Now, Meljean Brook returns to the world where nanotech fuses with Victorian sensibilities -- and steam. As the mercenary captain of the Lady Corsair, Yasmeen has learned to keep her heart as cold as steel, her only loyalty bound to her ship and her crew. So when a man who once tried to seize her airship returns from the dead, Yasmeen will be damned if she gives him another opportunity to take control. Treasure-hunter Archimedes Fox isn't interested in the Lady Corsair -- he wants her coldhearted captain and the valuable da Vinci sketch she stole from him. To reclaim it, Archimedes is determined to seduce the stubborn woman who once tossed him to a ravenous pack of zombies, but she's no easy conquest. When da Vinci's sketch attracts a dangerous amount of attention, Yasmeen and Archimedes journey to Horde-occupied Morocco -- and straight into their enemy's hands. But as they fight to save themselves and a city on the brink of rebellion, the greatest peril Yasmeen faces is from the man who seeks to melt her icy heart...
Publish date: November 1st 2011
Pages no: 311
Edition language: English
, Science Fiction
, Paranormal Romance
, Science Fiction R...
, Steampunk Romance
Series: Iron Seas (#2)
Brook always offers a good steampunk. I got good action, interesting romance and amazing world building to boot. Steampunk cravings fixed.
Book two of this series was just as delightful but in completely different ways. I approve! This book weighed far heavier in terms of plot than the first one. I'd say if book one was a romance set in a steampunk adventure then this was a steampunk adventure with a romance. Yasmeen and Fox were not t...
Full review over at Heroes & Heartbreakers heeeeeere.SKY PIRATES!
Wonderful read. I absolutely loved Archimedes.
Posted on Dark Faerie Tales.I love Meljean Brook. After The Iron Duke, I became a fan. Who wouldn’t love pirates, steampunk, and zombies in a historical setting? With the next book in the Iron Seas series, Heart of Steel, I wasn’t sure if I was going to miss Trahaern and Mina too much to be open to ...