Chronicles of the Pneumatic
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  • 1
    Romulus Buckle & the City of the Founders | Richard Ellis Preston

    Romulus Buckle & the City of the Founders

    • UNABRIDGED (11 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Richard Ellis Preston
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (156)
    Performance
    (146)
    Story
    (148)

    In a postapocalyptic world of endless snow, Captain Romulus Buckle and the stalwart crew of the Pneumatic Zeppelin must embark on a perilous mission to rescue their kidnapped leader, Balthazar Crankshaft, from the impenetrable City of the Founders. Steaming over a territory once known as Southern California — before it was devastated in the alien war — Buckle navigates his massive airship through skies infested with enemy war zeppelins and ravenous alien beasties in this swashbuckling and high-octane steampunk adventure.

    Exuberant Steampunk Swashbuckling Adventure!

    The Romulus Buckle series is an exuberant, swashbuckling tale of a dystopian future set in Los Angeles and populated with a great cast of over the top..Show More »

    Reviewed on January 28 2014 by Joki (Helsinki)
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    Romulus Buckle & the Engines of War: The Chronicles of the Pneumatic, Book 2 | Richard Ellis Preston

    Romulus Buckle & the Engines of War: The Chronicles of the Pneumatic, Book 2

    • UNABRIDGED (13 hrs and 31 mins)
    • By Richard Ellis Preston
    • Narrated By Luke Daniels
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (103)
    Performance
    (96)
    Story
    (95)

    The frozen wasteland of Snow World - known as Southern California before an alien invasion decimated civilization - is home to warring steampunk clans. Crankshafts, Imperials, Tinskins, Brineboilers, and many more all battle one another for precious supplies, against ravenous mutant beasts for basic survival, and with the mysterious Founders for their very freedom. Through this ruined world soars the Pneumatic Zeppelin, captained by the daring Romulus Buckle.

    Really Enjoying This Fun Series!

    It's series like this one that make me fall in love with steampunk all over again. Romulus Buckle and the Engines of War continues the series, provid..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 02 2014 by Joki (Helsinki)