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Book Review: The Strange Case of Finley Jayne (The Steampunk Chronicle Prequel)

Author: Kady Cross
Series: Steampunk Chronicles 0.5
Language: English
Published: May 1, 2011 by Harlequin Teen

Finley Jayne knows she’s not ‘normal’. Normal girls don’t lose time, or have something inside them that makes them capable of remarkedly violent things.

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BOOK REVIEW: Geek Girl by Holly Smale

Tagline: Meet Harriet Manners. Girl. Geek. International supermodel?

When I saw “New Girl” for the first time, I didn’t think I’d like it. I started watching it as a joke and was surprised at how funny it was. 814 more words


Book Review: The Steampunk Chronicles (series)

So, after reading The Girl in the Steel Corset, I whipped through the rest of the Steampunk Chronicles series (written by Kady Cross).  As a whole, I liked the books (clearly, or I wouldn’t have purchased the entire set – which reminds me, Kady’s publisher, the books should be sold as a package).  435 more words


Freaking Friday Review

The Claiming By Ike Hamill    

It wasn’t her fault.
It wasn’t Lizzy’s fault that she saw the cloaked people out in the yard. It wasn’t her fault that she was drawn by the moonlight to watch them as they advanced on the house. 221 more words

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Book Review: The Girl in the Steel Corset

Hurrah – another YA steampunk book I liked!  As research for the Queen of England sequel I’m currently working on and getting practically nowhere because of work… 447 more words

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Reading Recap: Paranormal and Steampunk YA

My grad school class has wrapped up, and so I’m back to blogging.  I read a sampling of paranormal and steampunk YA. These are all backlist titles that I’d missed, and I do feel that even though none of them are new personal favorites for me, it does give me some more options for recommendations and readers’ advisory to patrons who will really enjoy them. 530 more words

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