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." 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 either science fiction or fantasy, such as fictional technological inventions like those found in the works of H. G. Wells and Jules Verne, or real technological developments like ...more

New Releases Tagged "Steampunk"

Kingdoms at War (Dragon Gate, # 1)
Grimoires and Where to Find Them (Case Files of Henri Davenforth #6)
Grimoires and Where to Find Them (Case Files of Henri Davenforth #6)
Kingdoms at War (Dragon Gate, # 1)
La Mémoire de Babel (La Passe-Miroir, #3)
The Angel of Khan el-Khalili (Dead Djinn, #0.6)
Magic and the Shinigami Detective (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth, #1)
The Wonder Engine (Clocktaur War #2)
La Tempête des échos (La Passe-Miroir, #4)
Broken Veil (Harbinger #5)
Storm Glass (Harbinger #1)
Marion Lane and the Midnight Murder (Marion Lane, #1)
Three Charms for Murder (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth, #5)
Breaking and Entering 101 (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth, #4)
The Convent's Secret (Glass and Steele #5)
Shorefall (The Founders Trilogy, #2)
Mirror Gate (Harbinger #2)
Soulless (Parasol Protectorate, #1)
Leviathan (Leviathan, #1)
Changeless (Parasol Protectorate, #2)
Boneshaker (The Clockwork Century, #1)
Blameless (Parasol Protectorate, #3)
Etiquette & Espionage (Finishing School, #1)
Clockwork Angel (The Infernal Devices, #1)
Heartless (Parasol Protectorate, #4)
Timeless (Parasol Protectorate, #5)
The Iron Duke (Iron Seas, #1)
Behemoth (Leviathan, #2)
Curtsies & Conspiracies (Finishing School, #2)
The Girl in the Steel Corset (Steampunk Chronicles, #1)
Clockwork Prince (The Infernal Devices, #2)
Goliath (Leviathan, #3)
Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell by Susanna ClarkeSoulless by Gail CarrigerStardust by Neil GaimanThe Golem and the Jinni by Helene WeckerSorcery & Cecelia by Patricia C. Wrede
Gaslamp Fantasy
151 books — 133 voters
Cold Days by Jim ButcherThe Blinding Knife by Brent WeeksThe Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussTricked by Kevin HearneThe Wise Man's Fear by Patrick Rothfuss
Adult Fantasy & Sci-Fi 2012
427 books — 863 voters

Silent in the Grave by Deanna RaybournWhat Angels Fear by C.S. HarrisCrocodile on the Sandbank by Elizabeth PetersAnd Only to Deceive by Tasha AlexanderThe Hound of the Baskervilles by Arthur Conan Doyle
Regency and Victorian Mysteries
594 books — 399 voters
Hopebreaker by Dean F. WilsonThe Golden Compass by Philip PullmanThe Subtle Knife by Philip PullmanThe Amber Spyglass by Philip PullmanSoulless by Gail Carriger
Best Steampunk and Gaslight Works
300 books — 438 voters

The Book Thief by Markus ZusakThe Walking Drum by Louis L'AmourThe Time Traveler's Wife by Audrey NiffeneggerRoom by Emma DonoghueFahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Books that you wish had a sequel(s)
152 books — 140 voters
Real by Katy EvansDriven by K. BrombergBully by Penelope DouglasCollide by Gail McHughBeautiful Bastard by Christina Lauren
Romance Debuts 2013
463 books — 4,146 voters


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