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The past, with a difference, which may create a future with a difference... (Very loose definition of steampunk.)

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Buc and Eld are the first private detectives in a world where pirates roam the seas, mages speak to each other across oceans, mechanical devices change the tide of battle, and earthly wealth is concentrated in the hands of a powerful few. Disaster threatens not just the city's trading companies but the empire itself. When Buc and Eld are hired to investigate, they discover that the trade routes are being ravaged by a pirate queen who sinks all who defy her. She must be stopped at all costs. High Fantasy, Fantasy Books, Book 1, This Book, Heroes For Hire, Pirate Queen, Fantasy Setting, Books To Read, Reading Books

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Buc and Eld are the first private detectives in a world where pirates roam the seas, mages speak to each other across oceans, mechanical devices change the tide of battle, and earthly wealth is concentrated in the hands of a powerful few. Disaster threatens not just the city's trading companies but the empire itself. When Buc and Eld are hired to investigate, they discover that the trade routes are being ravaged by a pirate queen who sinks all who defy her. She must be stopped at all costs.

It is the Age of Enlightenment, of new and magical political movements, from the necromancer Robespierre calling for revolution in France to the mage Toussaint L'Ouverture leading the slaves of Haiti in their fight for freedom, to the bold new Prime Minister William Pitt weighing the legalization of magic amongst commoners in Britain and its colonies overseas. But amidst all of the upheaval of the early modern world, there is an unknown force inciting all of civilization into violent… Book Club Books, Book Lists, Book 1, Good Books, Books To Read, This Book, Book Nerd, Reading Books, Penny Dreadful

Availability: A declaration of the rights of magicians / H.G. Parry.

It is the Age of Enlightenment, of new and magical political movements, from the necromancer Robespierre calling for revolution in France to the mage Toussaint L'Ouverture leading the slaves of Haiti in their fight for freedom, to the bold new Prime Minister William Pitt weighing the legalization of magic amongst commoners in Britain and its colonies overseas. But amidst all of the upheaval of the early modern world, there is an unknown force inciting all of civilization into violent…

Lexile: Worldshaker by Richard Harland. Col learns the truth about the society that he has always lived in and trusted. Filthy Girls, Steampunk Book, Steampunk Airship, Good Books, My Books, Finding Meaning In Life, Lexile, Find A Book, Below Deck

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Worldshaker 1. Sixteen-year-old Col Porpentine is being groomed as the next Commander of Worldshaker, a juggernaut where elite families live on the upper decks while the Filthies toil below, but when he meets Riff, a Filthy girl on the run, he discovers how ignorant he is of his home and its residents.

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Availability: Ack-ack Macque : the complete trilogy / Gareth L. Powell.

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So you've finished every episode of The Witcher on Netflix and now you're thirsty for more grimdark fantasy action? Not to worry, because I've got 15 fantasy books to read once you've finished marathoning The Witcher, so you can keep the… Neil Gaiman, Horror Comics, Fun Comics, Horror Books, Image Comics, Ms Marvel, Trauma, Ptsd, Books To Read

Availability: Monstress. Volume one, Awakening / Marjorie Liu, writer ; Sana Takeda, artist ; Rus Wooton, lettering & design ; Jennifer M. Smith, editor ; Ceri Riley, editorial assistant.

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Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld. This steampunk series has lots of guy appeal. Lots of cool science fiction-y stuff, war and machines and gadgets. There are amazing maps and drawings throughout the books as well. This Is A Book, The Book, Leviathan Scott Westerfeld, Science Fiction, Steampunk Book, Steampunk Theme, Young Adult Fiction, Alternate History, Romance

Availability: Leviathan / written by Scott Westerfeld ; illustrated by Keith Thompson.

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Read "Rebel Mechanics All Is Fair in Love and Revolution" by Shanna Swendson available from Rakuten Kobo. It's and seventeen-year-old Verity Newton lands a job in New York as a governess to a wealthy leading family—but s. Ya Books, Books To Read, Book 1, The Book, Underground Society, Steampunk Book, Historical Fiction, Looks Cool, So Little Time

Availability: Rebel mechanics : all is fair in love and revolution / Shanna Swendson.

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