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Etiquette & Espionage by @GailCarriger #Review

Title: Etiquette & Espionage
Author: Gail Carriger
Series: Finishing School: Book the First
Genre: Teens & YA
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: 544 more words


Etiquette & Espionage by Gail Carriger

This was my first venture into reading steampunk and I quite enjoyed it. Again I chose it for the cover so had no idea what it was about before reading. 205 more words


Waiting for Prudence

When Prudence Alessandra Maccon Akeldama (Rue to her friends) is given an unexpected dirigible, she does what any sensible female would under similar circumstances — names it the Spotted Custard and floats to India in pursuit of the perfect cup of tea. 199 more words

Waiting On Wednesday

Review: Timeless by Gail Carriger

Published: March 1, 2012

Number of pages: 386

Format: paperback

Publisher: Orbit Books

Genre: steampunk, dark fantasy, romance, adventure, supernatural, paranormal

Audience: older adults

Rating: … 602 more words

Book Review

Part 3: The World of Gail Carriger

Of course, Victorian England being one of my favourite time periods, how could I not fall in love with Carriger’s stories. In making her world a Steampunk universe, Carriger is able to include more progressive ideas that better suit Alexia and Sophronia’s characters and their tendencies toward academia (gasp!) and tendency to create or be involved in mayhem. 311 more words


Parasol Protectorate: Soulless - Gail Carriger

It’s been a bit quiet on the blog front for awhile – bit of a mixture of life getting in the way (misbehaving dog, house DIY), writing burnout, and a couple of books that I’ve read that either I didn’t like enough to review (shall remain nameless, but one was not amused), was being reviewed elsewhere ( 704 more words