Big River Steampunk Spring Faire

The Gilded Age. 1904 World’s Fair. Nickelodeons. Ocean Liners. Houdini. Moving Pictures.  Horseless Carriages. The Ragtime Era, roughly 1890-1914, was a time of unbridled enthusiasm throughout the world, a time of industrial innovation, social advancements, and...

Interview with Jon Hartless

Could you please tell us about your newest release? Full Throttle is a Steampunk motor racing adventure, set in a world in which those born to privilege get given everything while those lower down the social scale get nothing. The sequel, Rise of the Petrol Queen, is...

Full Throttle by Jon Hartless

April 2017 In a world that refuses to let her move forward, can Poppy stay ahead of the pack? Sixteen-year-old Poppy Orpington seems destined for a life of poverty until her father perfects a petrol-fueled engine. Their success allows Poppy to get a new prosthetic...

The Heart Collector by Barbara Russell

February 2019 Auckland Steampunk:  Book 1 Auckland, 1884 While other aristocratic, nineteen-year-old girls spend time dancing and partying, Isabel trains hard to become an agent with Military Intelligence Seventh Division, MI7, a crime fighting squad run by...

The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman

April 1996 His Dark Materials:  Book 1 Lyra is rushing to the cold, far North, where witch clans and armored bears rule. North, where the Gobblers take the children they steal–including her friend Roger. North, where her fearsome uncle Asriel is trying to build...

The Eye of the North by Sinead O’Hart

August 2017 When Emmeline’s scientist parents mysteriously disappear, she finds herself heading for a safe house, where allies have pledged to protect her. But along the way, she is kidnapped by the villainous Doctor Siegfried Bauer, who is bound for the ice...