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Book 3 of the Magnificent Devices steampunk series.

An air voyage to remember turns into a disaster no one may survive.

With her orphaned charges, Lady Claire Trevelyan joins the Earl of Dunsmuir’s family on an airship voyage to the Americas. If she can stay out of Lord James Selwyn’s way until her eighteenth birthday, she will be of age and cannot be forced into marriage. What she doesn’t know is that Lord James is in the Americas, too, with Andrew Malvern closing in on him—and the wonderful device he stole. But when a storm cripples the airship and air pirates swoop in like carrion birds, Claire and the children must live by their wits to make their way across a harsh landscape. Will Andrew ever see her again and right the wrong he believes he has done? Will Lord James succeed in his monumental thievery? And how exactly does Rosie the chicken evade the soup pot?

Tighten your goggles, pull on your gloves, and prepare yourself for stratagems and strangeness in the third book in the series, Magnificent Devices!

"This is another immensely fun book in an immensely fun series with some excellent anti-sexist messages, a wonderful main character (one of my favourites in the genre) and a great sense of Victorian style and language that’s both fun and beautiful to read." --Fangs for the Fantasy: The latest in urban fantasy from a social justice perspective

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Magnificent Devices
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4.4 / 5
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August 4th, 2014
Fun series too short.
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Magnifcent Devices
December 29th, 2013
Once again a well written book. I enjoyed as much as the first two. Suspense, twist and humor make it fun.
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Magnificent devices
November 25th, 2013
Fantastic story and series, could not stop reading it
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Magnificent Devices
November 22nd, 2013
Perils of Pauline
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Completely hooked!
October 3rd, 2013
Every chapter has suspense in a good way. It's a fast page turner if you've read the other books in the series because you know these characters and don't doubt their hearts! Excellent
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