Shelley Adina
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Shelley Adina

Shelley Adina is the author of 24 novels published by Harlequin, Warner, and Hachette, and a dozen more published by Moonshell Books, Inc., her own independent press. She writes steampunk and contemporary romance; as Adina Senft, writes Amish women's fiction; and as Charlotte Henry, writes classic Regency romance. She holds an MFA in Writing Popular Fiction, and is at work on a PhD in Creative Writing at Lancaster University in the UK. She won the Romance Writers of America RITA Award® for Best Inspirational Novel in 2005, was a finalist in 2006, and in 2009 was a Christy Award finalist. When she's not writing, Shelley is usually quilting, sewing historical costumes, or enjoying the garden with her flock of rescued chickens.

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    • Lady of Devices: A Steampunk Adventure Novel

    • Magnificent Devices, Book 1
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 5 hrs and 41 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,215
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,104
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,109

    At 17, Claire Trevelyan ends up on the streets of London when her Viscount father goes bankrupt. But it's not long before a new leader rises in the underworld: the Lady of Devices....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Was it really just one book divided into four?

    • By Kitty Lagorio on 03-16-14

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Magnificent Devices

    • A Steampunk Adventure Novel (Volume 3)
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 499
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 453
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 451

    Tighten your goggles, pull on your gloves, and prepare yourself for stratagems and strangeness in the third book in the series, Magnificent Devices...

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Melodramatic Misadventure Marred by TX Accent

    • By Globaltowngal on 05-21-14

    Regular price: $17.99

    • Brilliant Devices

    • A Steampunk Adventure Novel, Magnificent Devices, Book 4
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 304
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 275
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 275

    A lady of resources has the power to change the world-if she can stay alive long enough to do it....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • So Fun!

    • By Gayle on 05-16-15

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Fields of Gold: A Steampunk Adventure Novel

    • The Magnificent Devices Series, Book 12
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    Gloria Meriwether-Astor's belief in doing the right thing has carried her across the world and through dangers that would have felled a lesser woman. She believed that if she married the dashing Captain Fremont, she could convince the prince to stop the war their fathers began....

    Regular price: $15.43

    • Fields of Iron

    • A Steampunk Adventure Novel (The Magnificent Devices Series, Book 11)
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    Gloria Meriwether-Astor, determined to end the invasion her father and a power-hungry diplomat started, has found safety with the witches of the river canyons in the Wild West. But how can she challenge a kingdom? Confronted with the solution - marriage - she has two choices....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Can't Wait for the Next Book!

    • By Love to Read on 06-16-19

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Her Own Devices

    • A Steampunk Adventure Novel
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 6 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 614
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 547
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 551

    Escaped lunatics, lost children, vengeful lords, and love. Really, the situation is becoming quite impossible....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • should be 5 but...

    • By Comfort Connoisseur on 05-14-14

    Regular price: $17.99

    • A Lady of Spirit

    • The Magnificent Devices Series 6
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 141
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 130
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 128

    Under normal circumstances, Maggie and Lizzie would be delighted to meet their long-lost relatives and be reunited with those who had believed them dead....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Best Steampunk Series Ever!

    • By Love to Read on 09-26-17

    Regular price: $20.97

    • A Lady of Resources

    • A Steampunk Adventure Novel: Magnificent Devices, Book 5
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 6 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 171
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 161
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 158

    Now 16, twins Lizzie and Maggie are educated young ladies who have not been called "the Mopsies" in years - except by their guardian, Lady Claire Trevelyan....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • wonderful fun book

    • By The YA Wizard on 06-19-18

    Regular price: $24.47

    • A Gentleman of Means

    • The Magnificent Devices Series, Book 8
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 7 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 100
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 91
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 91

    Lady Claire Trevelyan has had to deal with betrayal before, in small ways and large. But none is quite so painful as the belief that Gloria Meriwether-Astor had deserted her and her friends....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A binge-worthy series

    • By Love to Read on 11-09-17

    Regular price: $23.07

    • Devices Brightly Shining: A Steampunk Christmas Novella

    • Magnificent Devices, Book 9
    • By: Shelley Adina
    • Narrated by: Fiona Hardingham
    • Length: 2 hrs and 31 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 15

    It is the event of the season - on Twelfth Night, the Dunsmuirs have invited the cream of London society to celebrate the marriage of Lady Claire and Andrew Malvern....

    Regular price: $14.95

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