Victorian history with touches of bizarre chemistry and creatures of unfathomable grandness. It has a "Steam-Punk" feel but keeps you in that Victoria..Show More »n era. The main character is a young woman way ahead of her time. Luckily she's able to find some one to share it with. In a time when women were expected to stay and home and look pretty, our heroine wants to grow with knowledge
This series is exceptionally well written and performed. The reader is perfect - I think I've enjoyed it more by listening to her than I would have if..Show More » I'd read it myself. I can't wait for the fourth book. Isabella is my hero. All young women should read this and be inspired by her.