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Steampunk Books & More

Heart of Veridon ~ Tim Akers
The Windup Girl ~ Paolo Bacigalupi
The Women of Nell Gwynne's ~ Kage Baker
The Somnambulist ~ Jonathan Barnes
New Amsterdam ~ Elizabeth Bear
Crystal Rain ~ Tobias S. Buckell
Scar Night ~ Alan Campbell
The Glass Books of the Dream Eaters ~ Gordon Dahlquist
Candle Man, Book One: The Society of Unrelenting Vigilance ~ Glenn Dakin
The Steampunk Trilogy ~ Paul Di Filippo
The City of Ember ~ Jeanne DuPrau
Neverwhere ~ Neil Gaiman
The Difference Engine ~ William Gibson & Bruce Sterling
Thunderer ~ Felix Gilman
Boilerplate: History's Mechanical Marvel ~ Paul Guinan & Anina Bennett (great education for kids!)
Winter's Tale ~ Mark Helprin
Clockwork Angels ~ Lea Hernandez
The Court of the Air ~ Stephen Hunt
Infernal Devices ~ K.W. Jeter
Newton's Cannon ~ J. Gregory Keyes
Escapement ~ Jay Lake
Zeppelins West ~ Joe R. Lansdale
The Affinity Bridge ~ George Mann
The Light Ages ~ Ian R. MacLeod
Perdido Street Station ~ China Mieville
A Nomad of the Time Streams ~ Michael Moorcock
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen ~ Alan Moore
Anno Dracula ~ Kim Newman
Airborn ~ Kenneth Oppel
Whitechapel Gods ~ S.M. Peters
The Anubis Gates ~ Tim Powers
Boneshaker ~ Cherie Priest
The Prestige ~ Christopher Priest
The Golden Compass ~ Phillip Pullman
Mortal Engines ~ Philip Reeve
The Alchemy of Stone ~ Ekaterina Sedia
The Invention of Hugo Cabret ~ Brian Selznick
The Hunchback Assignments ~ Arthur Slade
Eyes of Silver ~ Michael A. Stackpole
The Diamond Age: Or, a Young Lady's Illustrated Primer ~ Neil Stephenson
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea ~ Jules Verne
The Time Machine ~ H.G. Wells
The Wizard Hunters ~ Martha Wells
Leviathan ~ Scott Westerfeld

Extraordinary Engines: The Definitive Steampunk Anthology ~ Nick Gevers (ed.)
Steampunk ~ Ann & Jeff VanderMeer (eds.)
Steampunk II: Steampunk Reloaded ~ Ann & Jeff VanderMeer (eds.)
The Steampunk Bible ~ Jeff VanderMeer
The Grand Ellipse ~ Paula Volsky (ed.)

Free EBooks for Steampunk Inspiration
Exhibition Hall Fanzine: ExhibHall
Girl Genius Comic Strip:




This section of the website presents a small sampling of steampunk elements available on the web. Gail also guest blogs at Fresh Fiction about some frequently asked steampunk questions. The Library Journal provides a list of 20 core steampunk books, 10 classics and 10 recent works.

Racialicious uses Soulless in an academic essay on steampunk, and takes her to task for mistreatment of hapless Americans.

Gail goes up in a hot air balloon and asks a lot of steampunk related questions.

Gail's FAQ on Steampunk.

Gail's tips for researching steampunk.


Cup of Brown Joy ~ by Elemental (AKA The Infamous Tea Song)
At the California Steampunk Convention 2008
Boilerplate Promo
A Gentleman's Duel


Websites, Blogs & Salons

Teampunk Laptop

The Steampunk Scholar
Jaborwahlky Productions
The Dag Lab
The Steampunk Treehouse
The Steampunk Workshop
The Insect Lab
Neverwas Haul
Brass Goggles
Steampunk on Flckr
The Aether Emporium
The Steampunk Lab
Steam Fashion on Livejournal
Steam Tech on Livejournal
The Maker Blog
The League of Steam
The League of Steam's Podcast

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