Cap’n’s Cabaret #42: Praise the Lord and Pass the Ammunition!

| 9th September 2012

   Anchor’s Aweigh and Always Faithful!  Tojo is holed up in the Solomon Islands and we mean to boot him out!  Our friends Down Under are in a bit of a pickle as Tojo’s forces press through the Dutch West Indies towards Australia itself!  But fear not, for the American Navy and Marine Corps are […]

Steampunk Week at Tor Books.

| 5th October 2011

Join for Steampunk Week, starting Monday and running through Friday, October 7th. Please come and support our fellow steampunk bloggers as they take Tor through the ins-and-outs of our community: Margaret “Magpie” Killjoy, Lord Bobbins, Andrew Fogel, Captain Donna Ricci, Janus Zarate, Ekaterina Sedia, Kaja Foglio, Lee Ann Farruga, Fabio Fernandes, Simon J. Berman, […]

It’s Steampunk Week at!

| 3rd October 2011

I'm excited and pleased to see that friend-of-SPWS, Ay-leen the Peacemaker, has taken the helm for this year's Steampunk Week at Tor Books blog!  With steampunk “hitting the mainstream,” the big question nowadays has changed from “What is steampunk?”* to “Where is it going?” To help address this question, Liz Gorinsky has kindly passed the […]

Giveaway Week Continues: The Rise of the Iron Moon

| 10th May 2011

It's Day 2 of Giveaway Week, and today we're featuring Rise of the Iron Moon by Stephen Hunt. In a happy coincidence, Hunt's book was mentioned yesterday in a Wall Street Journal article about steampunk literature! ============================================= The Rise of the Iron Moon by Stephen Hunt (Tor Books) In Middlesteel, the river takes everything. And […]

Steampunk Fortnight on

| 23rd October 2010

My apologies for being a bit late with this for Steampunk Fortnight at Tor Books has already begun! Last year at around this time, was deep in the throes of Steampunk Month, our first attempt to focus on a specific topic for a short period of time and see what we could say about […]