Kady Cross

Book ReviewThe Girl with the Clockwork Collar

Reviewer's Rating: 
4
I truly enjoyed this book...and yet, it failed to rock my world because (see explanation in review).
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Harlequin Teen, 2012

To be honest, my review of the first book in The Steampunk Chronicles, The Girl in the Steel Corset, was a bit lacklustre but that was how I felt when I finished the book. My hope in continuing in the series was that the first book was a bit droll due to the initial set up requirements but that the rest would rise to the promise of great storytelling to come. Happily, it did! I quite...

Book ReviewThe Girl in the Steel Corset

Reviewer's Rating: 
4
I truly enjoyed this book...and yet, it failed to rock my world because (see explanation in review).
Author: 
Category: 
Publisher: 
Harlequin Teen, 2011

In between your favorite authors it is always in your best interest to have some standby solid contenders. Kady Cross's Steampunk Chronicles are on my standby shelf. This book has a nice mix of common elements to the Steampunk standard - historical setting, creative mechanical devices (with some human/mechanical mixings), a dastardly dude set to take down the British monarchy, and some kick-butt kids. In addition to this we have a nice sideline colour of special...