I’m all aflutter at the release of what looks to be a rather exciting debut novel from the witty and most learned Gail Carriger:
Who could possibly resist a novel whose byline is “A novel of vampires, werewolves, and parasols”? Really?
Do go and check out her blog for Interesting Reading and a very fun Victorian paper doll of her protagonist, Alexia Tarabotti! The book comes out on 1 October and I think I’ll be breaking my current ban on buying books and sending this one straight to the top of my pile. And, dear reader, I think you should follow suit.
Soulless promises to be a steam-punk, historical urban fantasy with romance and lush gowns. I, for one, am in.