The Baskerville Affair
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  • 1
    A Study in Silks | Emma Jane Holloway

    A Study in Silks

    • UNABRIDGED (21 hrs and 38 mins)
    • By Emma Jane Holloway
    • Narrated By Angele Masters
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
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    In a Victorian era ruled by a council of ruthless steam barons, mechanical power is the real monarch and sorcery the demon enemy of the Empire. Nevertheless, the most coveted weapon is magic that can run machines - something Evelina has secretly mastered. But rather than making her fortune, her special talents could mean death or an eternity as a guest of Her Majesty's secret laboratories. What's a polite young lady to do but mind her manners and pray she's never found out?

    well written steampunk with a real plot

    Certainly not among the very best, but really worth a listen for steampunk fans. Holloway does lean on the world building of previous steampunk novel..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 17 2013 by Hope (Colorado)
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    A Study in Darkness: Book Two in The Baskerville Affair | Emma Jane Holloway

    A Study in Darkness: Book Two in The Baskerville Affair

    • UNABRIDGED (20 hrs and 24 mins)
    • By Emma Jane Holloway
    • Narrated By Angele Masters
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (65)
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    (60)
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    (59)

    When a bomb goes off at 221B Baker Street, Evelina Cooper is thrown into her uncle Sherlock's world of mystery and murder. But just when she thought it was safe to return to the ballroom, old, new, and even dead enemies are clamoring for a place on her dance card. Before Evelina's even unpacked her gowns for a country house party, an indiscretion puts her in the power of the ruthless Gold King, who recruits her as his spy. He knows her disreputable past and exiles her to the rank alleyways of Whitechapel with orders to unmask his foe.

    great steampunk fantasy series

    I love the steampunk/victorian settings of this series for a nice change of pace in my fantasy reading. The book has it all murders,mystery,magic, cl..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 01 2013 by Lisa (LA CROSSE, WI, United States)
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    A Study in Ashes: The Baskerville Affair, Book 3 | Emma Jane Holloway

    A Study in Ashes: The Baskerville Affair, Book 3

    • UNABRIDGED (26 hrs and 51 mins)
    • By Emma Jane Holloway
    • Narrated By Angele Masters
    Overall
    (56)
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    As part of her devil’s bargain with the industrial steam barons, Evelina Cooper is finally enrolled in the Ladies’ College of London. However, she’s attending as the Gold King’s pet magician, handcuffed and forbidden contact with even her closest relation, the detective Sherlock Holmes. But Evelina’s problems are only part of a larger war. The Baskerville affair is finally coming to light, and the rebels are making their move to wrest power from the barons and restore it to Queen Victoria.

    Kevin Hearne has great taste in books!!!

    I was at the book store when I saw this book and Kevin Hearne's name on the cover jumped out at me. He's one of my favorite authors so I decided to r..Show More »

    Reviewed on February 14 2014 by Jessica (St Paul, MN, United States)