Wednesday, April 18, 2012

A to Z: Parasol Protectorate

Double points for me again today! I'm on a roll!

Gail Carriger's Parasol Protectorate is one of my favorite Adult novel series...ever.

It's steampunk, which is totally hot right now--but more than that--it's witty, smart, and hilarious without ever feeling heavy. The characters are unusual and totally lovable. Everything about this series is awesome. It's so different, so unique, that honestly there's nothing I can think of to compare it against. And that's saying something.


 

Author Website: http://gailcarriger.com/

I've read all books but the last...can't wait.

What about you? Any recent addictions?

5 comments:

  1. Happy A to Z Challenge!

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  2. I read Soulless; I was on the fence about reading the rest of the series - I think only the second book was out at the time. It's definitely a good mix of a lot of supernatural elements and steampunk elements. I could not stop laughing though about the character saying "the bitches dance" toward the end to that werewolf!

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  3. I've never heard of that series, but after that review, how can I not check it out? Thanks! :)

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  4. I got on an OZ kick. There are 15 books in the "original" series. It was quite a project because many are out-of-print so I was hunting & bidding & buying from locations near OZ. Read them all to my kids as bedtime stories. Never to soon to introduce your kids to reading obsessively. :)
    Kate
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  5. I own the first book, but haven't read this series yet. I like the sound of unique. I should move this higher up my TBR pile.

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