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Gideon Smith and the Mechanical Girl: Book summary and reviews of Gideon Smith and the Mechanical Girl by David Barnett
Gideon Smith and the Mechanical Girl Summary
Nineteenth century London is the center of a vast British Empire. Airships ply the skies and Queen Victoria presides over three-quarters of the known world - including the East Coast of America, following the failed revolution of 1775.
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"Starred Review. With sky pirates, gibbering frog-faced hordes, and nods to historical figures both real and imaginary, Barnett doesn't miss a trope, and even readers who don't usually love steampunk will gobble it up." - Publishers Weekly
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David Barnett is an award-winning journalist, currently multimedia content manager of the Telegraph & Argus, cultural reviewer for The Guardian and the Independent on Sunday, and he has done features for The Independent and Wired. He is the author of Angelglass (described by The Guardian as "stunning"), Hinterland, and popCULT!
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