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Of Parasols and Octopodes

Given the heavier manner of the last few posts, I find it’s time again for another installment of my Influence and Inspiration series. And for this I must ask, do you know where your parasol is? 415 more words


Retro Review: The Parasol Protectorate

Gail Carriger

Books 1, 2 and 3, The Parasol Protectorate


Orbit (2009)


Orbit (2010)


Orbit (2010)

ISBN: 978-0-316-07415-5

Reviewed by Tehani Wessely… 1,653 more words


Custard Protocol Giveaway!

As you may be aware, Gail Carriger’s new novella, Poison or Protect, is coming out in ebook format on Tuesday (June 21). If you subscribe to her lovely monthly newsletter there was a little bit in there about being entered to win a giveaway if you pre-order. 84 more words


Vampires, Werewolves & Steampunk, Oh My!


Recently, a unique trend in books has slowly grown in popularity and entered popular culture. It’s not a new genre, though it has enough distinguishing characteristics to define it in a reader’s mind. 738 more words


Review - Changless by Gail Carriger

Changeless by Gail Carriger

My rating: 4 of 5 stars
Overall Rating 4 Stars

-Book Description: 5

-Cover: 3

-Plot: 4

-Creativity: 4

-Grammar: 5… 284 more words

The Parasol Protectorate, by Gail Carriger

I wasn’t sure about recommending the Parasol Protectorate series, because I had some issues with the worldbuilding; while it’s set in an alternate universe, the portrayal of Scotland in the second book didn’t ring true for me. 399 more words

Witchy Stuff

So much to catch up on ...


I feel like this blog is an old friend I haven’t caught up with for a long time, and I need to tell all of my news and gossip at once, but am not sure where to start.   435 more words

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