Thursday, May 20, 2010

SteamPink Luggage


I've opened one of my trunks to show you some of the steampunk goodies you will be treated to during SteamPink week...

SteamPink week
June 4-12, 2010
a virtual event

SteamPink (my definition) = female heroine stories with romance, adventure or mystery in a steampunk world

Get your tickets here or just hop on the train as it passes by that week.

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Books featured:

Book giveaway courtesy of author, Liz Maverick:


Book giveaway courtesy of author, O.M. Grey:


Book giveaway courtesy of author, Ekaterina Sedia:


Book giveaway courtesy of author, K.H. Koehler:


Book giveaway courtesy of author, Sarah Hoyt:



Book giveaway courtesy of author, Gail Carriger:



Book giveaway courtesy of author, Jon Munger:


others to be revealed later...



Packing tips:

- tickets (don't have one, get yours here)
- best dress
- hat
- gloves
- boots
- googles
- weapon of choice
- steampunk challenge giveaway post ideas
yes, the gauntlet will be thrown down on day one

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What are some must-have item(s) packed in your luggage?

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* more books added here

* image source for steampink trunk

* image source for steampink badge Vecona dress

9 comments:

  1. I love the Steampink week button! Loads of great prizes to be won!!

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  2. Yay!! We are getting closer and closer to board the train! Can't wait! Packing is one of my favourite things to do before travelling, I love the planning!

    I will definitely bring a parasol, silk gloves (chic and practical when you don't want to leave fingerprints), stockings, telescope and my pocketwatch, wouldn't want to miss the departure!

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  3. I agree with fredamans - the SteamPink week graphic is gorgeous! Can't wait for it to start...

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  4. Again another great week full of suprises! In my bag there would be at least one book, so I can read it on the train! :)

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  5. Beautiful!!! I must confess that I, too, eagerly anticipate the departure of SteamPink train and shall be boarding per schedule.

    I do hope the weather will be pleasant for travel - but should it turn inclement, I am rather excited at the marvelous array of reading material Miss V has stored in her trunk for our amusement. Always considerant is our Miss V!

    As an aside, I am pleased to report that my trusty reticule is nearly packed. In addition to the standard array of accoutrements, I have inclosed Grandmama Lucille's chronoScope and a hefty packet of hypno-fly for Leggs (the little stinker!).

    Do give the other Society members my best regards. Until departure,
    Mary Ann

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  6. Goggles! >_< I can't wait for the SteamPink week to come! *___* Steampunk rocks! >_<

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  7. Wow! There's lots of Steampunk books I've never heard of before! Cool.
    I myself would definately need to pack a walking cane with a hidden dagger or rapier.

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  8. Avalon Revisited looks good! My trunk is full of books I have to read. I'm, also, packing my handy parasol and my dirigible license.

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  9. Ah, pretty button~ SteamPink week looks like it'll be tons of fun, so many great looking steampunk books. :D

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