Category Archives: steampunk

Review: A Conspiracy of Alchemists by Liesel Schwarz

Categories: 5 butterflies, arc, historical, Liesel Schwarz, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, review, romance, steampunk, The Chronicles of Light and Shadow series
A Conspiracy of Alchemists (The Chronicles of Light and Shadow #1)By Liesel SchwarzEditions: ebook, hardcover, paperbackExpected publication: March 5th 2013 by Del ReyGenre: YA Steampunk / ParanormalSource: NetGalleyIn a Golden Age where spark reactors power the airways, and creatures of Light and Shadow walk openly among us, a deadly game of Alchemists and Warlocks has begun.When an unusual cargo drags airship-pilot Elle Chance into the affairs of the mysterious Mr. Marsh, she must confront her destiny and do everything in her power to stop the Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: Soulless by Gail Carriger

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, bomy award of excellence, fluttering thoughts, Gail Carriger, Parasol Protectorate series, RAWBLlinkup, romance, ROMR, steampunk
Soulless (Parasol Protectorate #1)By Gail CarrigerEditions: audiobook, ebook, hardcover, paperbackPublished: October 1st 2009 by OrbitGenre: Adult Steampunk / RomanceSource: own copyFirst, she has no soul. Second, she's a spinster whose father is both Italian and dead. Third, she was rudely attacked by a vampire, breaking all standards of social etiquette.Where to go from there? From bad to worse apparently, for Alexia accidentally kills the vampire - and then the appalling Lord Maccon (loud, messy, gorgeous, and werewolf) is sent by Queen Victoria Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: How Beauty Saved the Beast by Jax Garren

Categories: 5 butterflies, adult, arc, fluttering thoughts, Jax Garren, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, reinterpretation, romance, steampunk, Tales of the Underlight series
How Beauty Saved the Beast (Tales of the Underlight #2)By Jax GarrenEditions: ebookExpected publication February 11th 2013 by Carina PressGenre: Adult Steampunk / RomanceSource: NetGalleyJolie Benoit left her old life behind to become an agent of the Underlight.Training under Sergeant Wesley Haukon, she’s honing her combat skills, all the while coping with the intense sexual attraction she feels for Hauk. She keeps their friendship casual, but when his high school sweetheart transfers into their division, Jolie finds herself grappling with jealousy.The Read more [...]

Guest Post: Writer’s Secret: Giving Characters Their Names by Victoria Pond

Categories: adult, anthology, bewitching book tours, book tour, guest post, hot romance, regency, steampunk, Victoria Pond
My Lady GamblerBy Victoria PondEditions: ebookPublished: November 14th 2012Genre: Adult Erotic Romance / Steampunk / AnthologyA collection of erotic romance in the Age of Steam, featuring a Regency novella...Cara St. Cross is determined to play at the highest-stakes poker club in all of Great Britain... even if getting in requires her to dress like a man. Stanley, Lord Greenhope, doesn’t truly believe that “Mister” St. Cross has had relations with his wife, but that doesn’t stop him from challenging the (wo)man to a duel.In the early Age Read more [...]

Fluttering Thoughts: How Beauty Met the Beast by Jax Garren

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult, arc, ex-military, fluttering thoughts, Jax Garren, long novella, netgalley, paranormal, RBR, romance, steampunk, Tales of the Underlight series
How Beauty Met the Beast (Tales of the Underlight #1)By Jax GarrenEditions: ebookExpected publication: November 19th 2012 by Carina PressGenre: Adult Romance / Steampnuk / ParanormalSource: NetGalleyThe BeastScarred. Damaged. Living with a terrible secret. Agent of the Underlight Wesley "Hauk" Haukon has nothing left but the fight for liberty against the oppressive Order of Ananke. He's starting to lose hope…and then he sees her.The BeautyDespite her night job as a burlesque dancer, grad student Jolie Benoit has always played the mostly good girl. Read more [...]

Review: Wicked as They Come by Delilah S. Dawson

Categories: 4 butterflies, adult romance, Blud series, Delilah S. Dawson, magic, paranormal, RAWBLlinkup, review, romance, ROMR, steampunk, vampires
Wicked as They Come (Blud #1)By Delilah S. DawsonEditions: ebook, paperbackPublished March 27th 2012 by PocketGenre: Adult Paranormal / Steampunk / RomanceSource: own copyWhen Tish Everett forces open the ruby locket she finds at an estate sale, she has no idea that a deliciously rakish Bludman has cast a spell just for her. She wakes up in a surreal world, where Criminy Stain, the dashing proprietor of a magical traveling circus, curiously awaits. At Criminy’s electric touch, Tish glimpses a tantalizing future, but she also foresees her ultimate Read more [...]