Steampunk

Steampunk is a subgenre of speculative fiction, usually set in an anachronistic Victorian or quasi-Victorian alternate history setting. It could be described by the slogan "What the past would look like if the future had happened sooner." It includes fiction with science fiction, fantasy or horror themes.


It is a subgenre of fantasy and speculative fiction that came into prominence in the 1980s and early 1990s. The term denotes works set in an era or world where STEAM POWER is still widely used—usually the 19th century, and often set in Victorian era England—but with prominent elements of eith
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The Master Magician (The Paper Magician Trilogy, #3)
Tangled Webs (Tangled Webs, #1)
The Shadow Revolution (Crown & Key, #1)
The Beast (The Hunter Legends #1)
The Iron Assassin
The Singular and Extraordinary Tale of Mirror and Goliath
The Undying Legion (Crown & Key, #2)
The Clockwork Crown (Clockwork Dagger Duology, #2)
Crashing Heaven
The Blade's Memory (Dragon Blood, #5)
Heart's Magic (Blood Magic #3)
Steel and Bone: Nine Steampunk Adventures
Die Waldhütte: Das Waldhaus (Schätze Neu Erzählt #4)
Slow Demons (Hanover and Singh, #2)
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