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FANTASY/SCIENCE FICTION/HORROR: Steampunk

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The steampunk bible : an illustrated guide to the world of imaginary airships, corsets and goggles, mad scientists, and strange literature

VanderMeer, Jeff.

809.3876 VANDERM

It's a clockwork universe, Victoria: measuring the critical mass of steampunk -- An imaginary voyage to the past: steampunk origins in Verne, Wells, and the Industrial Revolution -- Clanking metal men, Baroque airships, and clockwork worlds: the fiction, illustrated narratives, and story behind the stories -- From Forevertron to the Raygun rocketship and beyond: "making," art, craftsmanship, and aesthetic legitimacy -- Hair stays, goggles, corsets, clockwork guitars, and imaginary airships: fashion, accessories, music, and the steampunk subculture -- Magic lanterns, robot armies, giant tuning forks, and perambulating castles: steampunk movies and television -- The future of steampunk: will clockwork gears, mechanical corsets, and dirigibles be enough?


Samurai 7. 1

Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.

FIC KUROSAW

"Threatened by plundering cyborg bandits, an innocent village defies its inhuman enemies with the help of mortal men born to do battle and bound to die for honor: humanity's champions, the seven samurai"--P. [4] of cover.


Boneshaker

Priest, Cherie.

FIC PRIEST

In an alternate 1880s America, mad inventor Leviticus Blue is blamed for destroying Civil War–era Seattle. When his son Zeke enters what remains of the city, his mother must save him from the toxic gas that could make him a zombie.


The diamond age

Stephenson, Neal.

FIC STEPHEN

The story of an engineer who creates a device to raise a girl capable of thinking for herself reveals what happens when a young girl of the poor underclass obtains the device.


Lyonesse. [Book 1], The well between the worlds

Llewellyn, Sam, 1948-

J LLEWELL

Eleven-year-old Idris Limpet, living with his family in the once noble but now evil and corrupt island country of Lyonesse, finds his life taking a dramatic turn when, after a near-drowning incident, he is accused of being allied to the feared sea monsters and is rescued from a death sentence by a mysterious and fearsome stranger.


Fullmetal alchemist. 1

Arakawa, Hiromu, 1973-

TEEN ARAKAWA

As young boys, Edward & Alphonse Elric dabbled in alchemy to try to resurrect their dead mother. As a result, Ed lost one arm and one leg, while Al lost his entire body and had his spirit sealed into a suit of armor. Now, they are searching for the fabled Philosopher's Stone to restore what they've lost.


Hatter M. [Volume 1] : the looking glass wars

Beddor, Frank.

TEEN BEDDOR

In a morphed Wonderland the Queen's bodyguard, Hatter Madigan, undertakes an unscheduled journey through this sinister dystopia to rescue Alyss, the lost princess of Wonderland.


Etiquette & espionage

Carriger, Gail.

TEEN CARRIGE

In an alternate England of 1851, spirited fourteen-year-old Sophronia is enrolled in a finishing school where, she is suprised to learn, lessons include not only the fine arts of dance, dress, and etiquette, but also diversion, deceit, and espionage.


Clockwork angel

Clare, Cassandra.

TEEN CLARE

When sixteen-year-old orphan Tessa Fell's older brother suddenly vanishes, her search for him leads her into Victorian-era London's dangerous supernatural underworld, and when she discovers that she herself is a Downworlder, she must learn to trust the demon-killing Shadowhunters if she ever wants to learn to control her powers and find her brother.


Corsets & clockwork : 13 steampunk romances



TEEN CORSETS

Collects thirteen original stories set during the Victorian era, including tales of steam-powered machines, family secrets, and love.


The girl in the steel corset

Cross, Kady, 1971-

TEEN CROSS

Finley, who has a beastly alter ego inside of her, joins Duke Griffin's army of misfits to help stop the Machinist, the criminal behind a series of automaton crimes, from carrying out a plan to kill Queen Victoria during the Jubilee.


The explosionist

Davidson, Jenny.

TEEN DAVIDSO

In Scotland in the 1930s, fifteen-year-old Sophie, her friend Mikael, and her great-aunt Tabitha are caught up in a murder mystery involving terrorists and suicide-bombers whose plans have world-shaping consequences.


Magic under glass

Dolamore, Jaclyn.

TEEN DOLAMOR

A wealthy sorcerer's invitation to sing with his automaton leads seventeen-year-old Nimira, whose family's disgrace brought her from a palace to poverty, into political intrigue, enchantments, and a friendship with a fairy prince who needs her help.


Incarceron

Fisher, Catherine, 1957-

TEEN FISHER

To free herself from an upcoming arranged marriage, Claudia, the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, decides to help a young prisoner escape.


Girl Genius. [book one], Agatha Heterodyne & the Beetleburg clank : a gaslamp fantasy with adventure, romance & mad science

Foglio, Phil.

TEEN FOGLIO

Agatha Clay, a student at Transylvania Polygnostic University, has trouble concentrating and rotten luck. She seems doomed for a career as a minor lab assistant, but when the university is overtaken and a strange clank stalks the streets, it seems she may have a spark of Mad Science in her after all. Includes "Agatha Heterodyne & the electric coffin," a short story in which Agatha investigates criminals who keep coming back from the dead.


Cuttlefish

Freer, Dave.

TEEN FREER

In an alternate 1976 dominated by coal power and the British Empire, Clara Calland and her mother, an important scientist, embark on a treacherous journey toward freedom in Westralia aboard a smugglers' submarine, the Cuttlefish, pursued by Menshevik spies and Imperial soldiers.


Worldshaker

Harland, Richard, 1947-

TEEN HARLAND

Sixteen-year-old Col Porpentine is being groomed as the next Commander of Worldshaker, a juggernaut where elite families live on the upper decks while the Filthies toil below, but when he meets Riff, a Filthy girl on the run, he discovers how ignorant he is of his home and its residents.


Steamboy

Murai, Sadayuki, 1964-

TEEN MURAI

The story of Ray Steam, a resourceful young inventor who struggles to prevent his family's steam ball invention from falling into the wrong hands and destroying London.


Airborn

Oppel, Kenneth.

TEEN OPPEL

Matt, a young cabin boy aboard an airship, and Kate, a wealthy young girl traveling with her chaperone, team up to search for the existence of mysterious winged creatures reportedly living hundreds of feet above the Earth's surface.


Steampunk Poe

Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849.

TEEN POE

Presents a collection of Poe's short stories and poems, including "The Tell-Tale Heart," "The Fall of the House of Usher," and "The Raven," accompanied by steampunk-inspired illustrations.


Infernal devices : a novel

Reeve, Philip.

TEEN REEVE

In the distant future, when fifteen-year-old Wren Natsworthy, bored with life in Anchorage, steals an Old-Tech book for a Lost Boy, she sets off a sequence of events that leads her parents, Tom and Hester, back into battle with old enemies and new.


Mortal engines

Reeve, Philip.

TEEN REEVE

In the distant future, when cities move about and consume smaller towns, a fifteen-year-old apprentice is pushed out of London by the man he most admires and must seek answers in the perilous Out-Country, aided by one girl and the memory of another.


The hunchback assignments

Slade, Arthur G. (Arthur Gregory)

TEEN SLADE

In Victorian London, fourteen-year-old Modo, a shape-changing hunchback, becomes a secret agent for the Permanent Association, which strives to protect the world from the evil machinations of the Clockwork Guild.


Steampunk! : an anthology of fantastically rich and strange stories



TEEN STEAMPU

A collection of fourteen fantasy stories by well-known authors, set in the age of steam engines and featuring automatons, clockworks, calculating machines, and other marvels that never existed.


Leviathan

Westerfeld, Scott.

TEEN WESTERF

In an alternate 1914 Europe, fifteen-year-old Austrian Prince Alek, on the run from the Clanker Powers who are attempting to take over the globe using mechanical machinery, forms an uneasy alliance with Deryn who, disguised as a boy to join the British Air Service, is learning to fly genetically-engineered beasts.


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