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The Inventor and His Muse
The year is 1855. Since the Great Exhibition, steam has taken the world by storm and destroyed Gemma Hayslip's engagement. It's fine; he clearly wasn't good for her. Her life returns to the mundane until a man from New London, who is a Lord of somewhere, falls out of the sky (literally), promising to make her rich if she’ll come back to New London with him. With two younge ...more
Kindle Edition, 421 pages
Published January 1st 2016
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I just finished reading this amazing story, and there's so much to say but I'm unsure if I can translate what my heart is feeling! From the start you had to feel for Gemma, and the more I got to know Winston, the more I was waiting for the "will they, won't they fall in love" moment. These two are so genuine, so human, and I wanted them to end up together. This alternate 1855 didn't take long for me to get used to. I could imagine the automatons, and the Steampunk technology being used, like the ...more
I am a writer by night, who currently lives in San Francisco with my husband. The Inventor and His Muse is the first of many books I hope to self-publish. In my free time, I am an avid sports fan and enjoy attending hockey and baseball games. I also cosplay and attend many comic conventions on the west coast.
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