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Like Clockwork

3.83  ·  Rating details ·  18 Ratings  ·  3 Reviews

Seven stories of erotic steampunk, exploring worlds of clockwork people and their relationship to their creators. If a mad, or not-so-mad, scientist of the steam age, were to create his or her own being, what desires would be reflected there? Follow up to the best-selling anthology Like A Wisp of Steam.

Like Clockwork includes the stories:

The Yearly Scientifiction Colloquiu
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Published (first published July 15th 2009)
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Toni (U.A.C.)
Steampunk Anthology: Alternate Victorian European and American Settings. I liked all of the stories, but none really jumped out at me. I guess Concerning the Ars Mechanica by Monique Poirier was my favorite of all of them.


The First Scientifiction Colloquium by Eric Del Carlo - (M/F) Sort of in the flavor of the movie Quill, in that it is a telling of the first "Mecherotica" written and published underground due to the risqué nature of the content of their stories.


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Maxine Marsh
Nov 28, 2011 rated it really liked it
Excellent collection of stories with high literary quality. Many were fun, especially the last story in the collection, Lionel Bramble's "The Beast in the Machine." A.N. Cortez's "The Clockwork Theater at the Midnight Fair" was the most erotic of the bunch, and also the darkest.
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This collection of erotica with a Steampunk flair didn't do it for me. I think it's because it is a collection of works. Most of the stories felt as if there was a missing beginning or ending.
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