Sunday, September 27, 2009

In My Mailbox - 17

Inspired by a steampunk post by adventures of cecelia bedelia, I picked up some steampunk to explore. This exciting book acquisition was found at a newly discovered fantasy, sci-fi and horror bookstore, Borderlands Books.


edited by Ann & Jeff Vandermeer

Steampunk is Victorian elegance and modern technology: steam-driven robots, souped-up stagecoaches, and space-faring dirigibles fueled by gaslight romance, mad scientists, and very trim waistcoats.

Black Projects, White Knights
by Kage Baker

- steampunk gentlemen

The Women of Nell Gwynne's
by Kage Baker

- steampunk ladies

The New Zed Order: Survive
by Todd Sprague

- zombies

by Bernard Beckett - my review

- YA dystopia


I also managed to score a bunch of Julia London romances in a free giveaway box from Dog Eared bookstore.

*In My Mailbox is hosted by The Story Siren and inspired by Pop Culture Junkie. A post where we share books acquired via mailbox, library, store, etc.

*source of dirigible
Imagination Designs
Images from: Lovelytocu