DeadSteam: A Chilling Collection of Dreadpunk Tales of the Dark and Supernatural
Reader beware: to open this tome is to invite dread into your heart. Every page you turn will bring you closer to something wicked. And when the dead begin to rise from the steaming pits of hell, only then will you discover that it is already too late. Your life is forfeit.
Featuring an introduction by Leanna Renee Hieber, author of the Eterna Files and Strangely Beautiful
A collection of dark/horror stories in steampunk fashion. This collection is brought together for the first time in one volume.
Okay I apologize for sounding like a dinosaur but I really don't know who this book is aimed at. Who exactly is the target audience? If it's adults then I have to say it failed miserably. However if it's pre teens and young adults, it's pretty good. I'm assuming that's where this book was supposed to be heading.
Some of the stories are cute. None of them a ...more
I especially loved the tales where vampires were the focus. Like Anthony in Red by Jen Ponce and The Case of the Murderous Migraine by Karen J. Carlisle. I haven’t read gothic vampire tales in a while and forgot how much I enjoy those tales.
Additionally, I absolutely was spooked by Harvesters by E. Seneca. ...more
I’m having trouble picking a favorite short story, they were all great in their own right. I think some of these stories even deserve their own film novels.
I definitely recommend checking these short stories out. They are chilling and an interesting blend of horror and steampunk.
*I received a copy of this book in exchange for my ho ...more
When you want to get lost in a bygone era of steam trains, betrayal and horror.
My Thoughts on the Book
I must confess that I know very little about steampunk as a genre but I absolutely loved this book. The quirky takes are set in a Victorian time of séances, resuscitation of the dead, scientific discoveries, mayhem and murder.
Each story is original and quirky an ...more
I know I missed Halloween and this book would have been perfect. But I still got the chance to dance in its pages amount the death, blood, and gore ...more
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