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Steampunk


A fascinating mix of Victorian culture, technology, alternative history, and even magic, steampunk is a growing subculture that is making its mark on young adult literature. Pick up any of these books for an amazing adventure — and possibly dirigibles.

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Boneshaker
Boneshaker
by Cherie Priest
Staff Pick
It's no secret that I am a fan of steampunk. For years, I have harbored a quiet love of dirigibles and goggles. So it's no surprise that it was love at first sight when I spied the cover of Boneshaker. What I found inside didn't disappoint: a zombie... (read more)

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Sorcery and Cecelia: Or the Enchanted Chocolate Pot
Sorcery and Cecelia: Or the Enchanted Chocolate Pot
by Patricia C. Wrede and Caroline Stevermer
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A great deal is happening in London and the country this season. For starters, there's the witch who tried to poison Kate at the Royal College of Wizards. There's also the man who seems to be spying on Cecelia. (Though he's not doing a very good job of... (read more)

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Leviathan
Leviathan
by Scott Westerfeld and Keith Thompson
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Scott Westerfeld's newest novel takes a different direction altogether from his wildly popular Uglies series. Leviathan, set in a fictional period prior to WWII, is an excellent blend of fantasy, technology, and adventure, reminiscent of Kenneth Oppel's... (read more)

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The Grand Tour: Being a Revelation of Matters of High Confidentiality and Greatest Importance, Including Extracts from the Intimate Di
The Grand Tour: Being a Revelation of Matters of High Confidentiality and Greatest Importance, Including Extracts from the Intimate Di
by Patricia C Wrede
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Kate and Cecy are off on a Grand Tour of the Continent with far too much luggage, their adoring husbands--and, oh yes, orders from Wellington, himself, to thwart a magical plot to take over Europe.... (read more)

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Airborn
Airborn
by Kenneth Oppel
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Sailing toward dawn, and I was perched atop the crow's nest, being the ship's eyes. We were two nights out of Sydney, and there'd been no weather to speak of so far. I was keeping watch on a dark stack of nimbus clouds off to the northwest, but we were... (read more)

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The Mislaid Magician or Ten Years After: Being the Private Correspondence Between Two Prominent Families Regarding a Scandal Touching the Highest Leve
The Mislaid Magician or Ten Years After: Being the Private Correspondence Between Two Prominent Families Regarding a Scandal Touching the Highest Leve
by Patricia C. Wrede
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Ten years have passed since Kate and Cecy married Thomas and James, and England is now being transformed by the first railways. When James is asked to look into the sudden disappearance of a German railway engineer, he and Cecy make a shocking discovery:... (read more)

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Skybreaker
Skybreaker
by Kenneth Oppel
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Matt Cruse, the intrepid young hero of the Michael L. Printz Honor Book "Airborn," is back on another high-flying adventure set in a fantastic world filled with luxurious airships, swashbuckling pirates, and mysterious, otherworldly creatures.... (read more)

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The Subtle Knife: His Dark Materials, Book 2 (His Dark Materials #02)
The Subtle Knife: His Dark Materials, Book 2 (His Dark Materials #02)
by Philip Pullman
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Published in 40 countries, Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy – The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass – has graced the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, Book Sense, and... (read more)

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The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials #03)
The Amber Spyglass (His Dark Materials #03)
by Philip Pullman
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Lyra and Will, the two ordinary children whose extraordinary adventures began in The Golden Compass and continued in The Subtle Knife, are in unspeakable danger. With help from the armored bear Iorek Byrnison and two tiny Gallivespian spies, they must... (read more)

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Starclimber
Starclimber
by Kenneth Oppel
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"Mr. Cruse, how high would you like to fly?" A smile soared across my face. "As high as I possibly can." Pilot-in-training Matt Cruse and Kate de Vries, expert on high-altitude life-forms, are invited aboard the Starclimber, a vessel that literally... (read more)

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The Golden Compass: His Dark Materials #01)
The Golden Compass: His Dark Materials #01)
by Philip Pullman
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Published in 40 countries, Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials trilogy – The Golden Compass, The Subtle Knife, and The Amber Spyglass – has graced the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, Book Sense, and... (read more)

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Pastworld
Pastworld
by Ian Beck
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What if all of London were really an amusement park—a whole city returned to Victorian times to entertain visitors from the twenty-first century? That's the wildly original premise of Ian Beck's Pastworld, a high-stakes mystery set in a... (read more)

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Larklight
Larklight
by Philip Reeve and David Wyatt
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Arthur (Art) Mumsby and his irritating sister Myrtle live with their father in a huge and rambling house called Larklight...that just happens to be traveling through outer space. When a visitor called Mr. Webster arrives for a visit, it is far from an... (read more)

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Starcross: A Stirring Adventure of Spies, Time Travel and Curious Hats
Starcross: A Stirring Adventure of Spies, Time Travel and Curious Hats
by Philip Reeve
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