Dark, urban fantasies come to life in the newest collection of Steampunk stories, 'Corsets & Clockwork'. Young heroes and heroines battle evils with the help of supernatural or super-technological powers, each individual story perfectly balancing historical and fantastical elements. Throw in epic romances that transcend time, and this trendy, engrossing anthology is sure to become another hit for the fast-growing Steampunk genre! This collection features some of the hottest writers in the teen genre, including: Ann Aguirre, Jaclyn Dolamore, Tessa Gratton, Frewin Jones, Caitlin Kittredge, Adrienne Kress, Lesley Livingston, Dru Pagliassotti, Dia Reeves, Michael Scott, Maria V. Snyder, Tiffany Trent, and Kiersten White.
- The Clockwork Corset, by Adrienne Kress
"The best stories are those that most closely adhere a fairly traditional definition of steampunk in manners, machinery and punk spirit, like Adrienne Kress' "The Clockwork Corset," high romance with a spunky cross-dressing heroine." ~Kirkus