The Clockwork Century

The Clockwork Century is a steampunk/Victorian science fiction setting featuring an alternate history of the USA. It is the 1880’s and the Civil War is still underway. The competition of war has led to technological progress and horrors unimaginable, and many people have fled the combating states, hoping for an easier life out west. Some of them have found it. Some have found something far more sinister. 

 

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Fiddlehead
Fiddlehead

The Clockwork Century

Cherie Priest

Tor/Forge

Young ex-slave Gideon Bardsley is a brilliant inventor, but the job is less glamorous than one might think, especially since the assassination attempts started. Worse yet, they're...

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The Inexplicables
The Inexplicables

The Clockwork Century

Cherie Priest

Tor/Forge

The fifth book in the Clockwork Century steampunk adventure series that started with Cherie Priest's Boneshaker

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Ganymede
Ganymede

The Clockwork Century

Cherie Priest

Tor/Forge

The air pirate Andan Cly is going straight. Well, straighter. Although he’s happy to run alcohol guns wherever the money’s good, he doesn’t think the world needs...

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Dreadnought
Dreadnought

The Clockwork Century

Cherie Priest

Tor/Forge

The stand-alone sequel to cherie Priet’s steampunk adventure—and runaway hit—Boneshaker

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Boneshaker
Boneshaker

The Clockwork Century

Cherie Priest

Tor/Forge

Cherie Priest's "west coast steampunk Victoriana book with  zombies, air ships, toxic gas clouds, mad scientists, dead folk heroes,  secret criminal societies, and Bonus! extended deleted scenes from the Civil War"

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  • Boneshaker by Cherie Priest--Audiobook Excerpt

    Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Cherie Priest's steampunk novel Boneshaker. In the early days of the Civil War, rumors of gold in the frozen Klondike brought hordes of newcomers to the Pacific Northwest. Anxious to compete, Russian prospectors commissioned inventor Leviticus Blue to create a great machine that could mine through Alaska's ice. Thus was Dr. Blue's Incredible Bone-Shaking Drill Engine born. But on its first test run the Boneshaker went terribly awry, destroying several blocks of downtown

  • Dreadnought by Cherie Priest--Audiobook Excerpt

    Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Cherie Priest's steampunk novel Dreadnought. Nurse Mercy Lynch is elbows deep in bloody laundry at a war hospital in Richmond, Virginia, when Clara Barton comes bearing bad news: Mercy's husband has died in a POW camp, and a telegram from the west coast declares that her estranged father is gravely injured, and he wishes to see her. Mercy sets out toward the Mississippi River--a harrowing adventure by dirigible and rail through war-torn border states. When Mercy finally

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