Girl Genius Novels
Books in series3
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  • 1
    Agatha H and the Airship City: Girl Genius #1 | Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio

    Agatha H and the Airship City: Girl Genius #1

    • UNABRIDGED (9 hrs and 15 mins)
    • By Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio
    • Narrated By Angela Dawe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (593)
    Performance
    (507)
    Story
    (514)

    The Industrial Revolution has escalated into all-out warfare. Sixteen years have passed since the Heterodyne Boys, benevolent adventurers and inventors, disappeared under mysterious circumstances. Today, Europe is ruled by the Sparks, dynasties of mad scientists ruling over - and terrorizing - the hapless population with their bizarre inventions and unchecked power, while the downtrodden dream of the Heterodynes’ return. At Transylvania Polygnostic University, a pretty, young student named Agatha Clay seems to have nothing but bad luck.

    Ever wanted visuals while audio book listening?

    Loved the story, but discovering that I could look at the online comic WHILE listening made for a fully immersive experience. I have often wished for ..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 11 2013 by Amazon Customer (Savannah, GA, United States)
  • 2
    Agatha H. and the Clockwork Princess: A Girl Genius Novel, Book 2 | Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio

    Agatha H. and the Clockwork Princess: A Girl Genius Novel, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio
    • Narrated By Angela Dawe
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (390)
    Performance
    (360)
    Story
    (363)

    With the help of Krosp, Emperor of All Cats, Agatha has escaped from the massive airship known as Castle Wulfenbach. After crashing their escape dirigible, Agatha and Krosp fall in with Master Payne’s Circus of Adventure, a traveling troupe of performers dedicated to staging Heterodyne shows - dramatizations of the exploits of Bill and Barry Heterodyne and their allies - who are unaware of Agatha’s connection to the Heterodyne line.

    Read before seeing the comic

    I enjoyed it more than the comic because I was able to visualize the characters for myself. The comic depiction of the characters was different that t..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 24 2012 by Alan (Seattle, WA, United States)
  • 3
    Agatha H. and the Voice of the Castle | Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio

    Agatha H. and the Voice of the Castle

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Phil Foglio, Kaja Foglio
    • Narrated By Angela Dawe
    Overall
    (228)
    Performance
    (215)
    Story
    (215)

    In the third installment of the Girl Genius novels, Agatha H. and the Voice of the Castle begins as Agatha Heterodyne returns to her ancestral home, the warped little town of Mechanicsburg. There she must claim her inheritance by convincing the artificial intelligence that animates her family's castle that she is, in fact, the new Heterodyne. But this apparently simple task is made complicated in several ways: An imposter claiming to be the legitimate heir appears.

    Highly recommended

    A great novelisation of the first half of the Mechanicsburg arc of the Girl Genius story. Like the two novels preceding it, this book faithfully tells..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 28 2015 by Kenny Andersson (Sweden)