Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon (Burton & Swinburne 3) by Mark Hodder – Review

Even though my copy of this book was brand new, it completely deteriorated during my reading. I don’t know if it was the extreme temperatures while passing through Wyoming, or just bad book binding, but it seemed extremely apt given what was happening in this installment of the Burton & Swinburne. (Read about Book 1 and Book 2) After years of waiting, Sir Richard Francis Burton’s fondest wish has been granted. Though the circumstances of his return to Africa are not quite what he expected, the expedition becomes a race to solve the very fabric of time. He must beat the Prussians to the fabled Mountains … Continue reading Expedition to the Mountains of the Moon (Burton & Swinburne 3) by Mark Hodder – Review

Steampunk Book Review: Clockwork Angel (Infernal Devices Book 1) by Cassandra Clare

When I decided to start blogging about Steampunk, one of the first things I did was head to my local library. The more I learned about Steampunk, the more I realized I had a lot of reading to do! I picked up a mix of classic sci-fi like H. G. Wells’ The Island of Dr. Moreau, but I had also heard good things about Cassandra Clare’s Infernal Devices trilogy so in I decided to read a mix of the old and the new at the same time. My reviews of classic books don’t fit as well here at Steampunk Journal as they did on my old blog, … Continue reading Steampunk Book Review: Clockwork Angel (Infernal Devices Book 1) by Cassandra Clare