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Steampunk 101: 15 Must-Read Novels


Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld (2009)

As far as YA steampunk goes, it doesn’t get any better than Leviathan. It is a brilliant recreation of World War I, featuring all the clockwork vehicular awesomeness that you could ever want. It also happens to have wonderful characters and just a great story. If you’ve never read a steampunk book in your life and love young adult novels, start here.

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