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"

To Shape a Dragon's Breath (Nampeshiweisit, #1)
All In A Name (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth #9)
The Secret Service of Tea and Treason (Dangerous Damsels, #3)
The Emperor's Bone Palace (Infernal War Saga #2)
Engines of Chaos (The Age of Uprising, #2)
Trial of the Alchemist
The Lost Metal (Mistborn, #7)
All In A Name (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth #9)
The Raven Song (Conspiracy of Magic, #2)
The Cheater's Game (Glass and Steele, #7)
The Toymaker's Curse (Glass and Steele, #11)
The Goldsmith's Conspiracy (Glass and Steele, #13)
The Spy Master's Scheme (Glass and Steele, #12)
The Imposter's Inheritance (Glass and Steele, #9)
Broken Veil (Harbinger, #5)
The Kidnapper's Accomplice (Glass and Steele, #10)
Storm Glass (Harbinger, #1)
Death Wind (Elven Alliance, #3)
Magic Outside the Box (The Case Files of Henri Davenforth, #3)
This Potion Is da Bomb (Case Files of Henri Davenforth, #8)
Charms and Death and Explosions (oh my!) (Case Files of Henri Davenforth, #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)

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A.F. Stewart
You’ll have to do better than that chaps, if you want to kill me!
A.F. Stewart, Mechanized Masterpieces: a Steampunk Anthology

K.W. Jeter
Creff, my factotum, interrupted the breakfast he had brought me only a few minutes earlier and announced that a crazed Ethiope was at the door, presumably to buy a watch.
K.W. Jeter, Infernal Devices

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