Clockwork Angels
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  • 1
    Clockwork Angels: The Novel | Kevin J. Anderson

    Clockwork Angels: The Novel

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 35 mins)
    • By Kevin J. Anderson
    • Narrated By Neil Peart
    Overall
    (213)
    Performance
    (194)
    Story
    (194)

    For more than two centuries, the land of Albion has been ruled by the supposedly benevolent Watchmaker, who imposes precision on every aspect of life. Young Owen Hardy from the village of Barrel Arbor dreams of seeing the big city and the breathtaking Clockwork Angels that dispense wisdom to the people, maybe even catching a glimpse of the Watchmaker himself. He watches the steamliners drift by, powered by alchemical energy, as they head toward Crown City....

    Great with the album, decent YA novel alone

    I need to start by saying that I've been a Rush fan since the late 70's. I love their music, and the Clockwork Angels album is one of their best ever..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 18 2012 by Amazon Customer (Mooresville, NC, United States)
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    Clockwork Lives | Kevin J. Anderson, Neil Peart

    Clockwork Lives

    • UNABRIDGED (12 hrs and 53 mins)
    • By Kevin J. Anderson, Neil Peart
    • Narrated By Morgan Hallet, George Guidall, Richard Poe, and others
    Overall
    (34)
    Performance
    (30)
    Story
    (30)

    It was a world of airships and alchemy; clockwork carnivals; pirates; lost cities; a rigid Watchmaker who controlled every aspect of life; and his nemesis, the ruthless and violent Anarchist, who wanted to destroy it all. Anderson and Peart have returned to their colourful creation to explore the places and the characters that still have a hold on their imaginations.

    Better than the original?

    While technically a sequel, I'd guess you say this was more of a companion piece to Clockwork Angels. In some ways it surpasses the original. Either w..Show More »

    Reviewed on December 04 2016 by Timo (Baltimore, MD)