Gears of Brass - A Steampunk Anthology - Cover Reveal & Giveaway

Happy Tuesday!

I'm really excited for today because of three reasons. It's Tuesday and that means it's getting closer to Saturday, it's my brother's birthday, and I'm hosting a really awesome cover reveal! I know that usually on Tuesday's, I post about non book related things, but today's going to be different! :)

First, I just want to say, happy birthday bro! Leave a comment below wishing my brother a spectacular birthday!

Now for the cover reveal!

                                                      Gear up for GEARS OF BRASS! 

A world like ours, but filled with gears of brass, where the beating heart is fueled by steam and the simplest creation is a complex clockwork device.

Within this tome, you’ll find steampunk fairy tale re-tellings, as well as original stories that will send your gears turning.

Welcome to the steampunk realm, with eleven authors guiding your path.

GEARS OF BRASS is a steampunk anthology published through Curiosity Quills.  It will be available for purchase on November 10, 2014.  Within the pages, you’ll come across clockwork inventions and steampunk-ified fairy tale retellings.  Eleven authors will guide you through worlds filled with airships, top hats, and corsets.

Meet the authors:

Jordan Elizabeth writes young adult fantasy for Curiosity Quills, including ESCAPE FROM WITCHWOOD HOLLOW which was published in October and the upcoming TREASURE DARKLY; she’s represented by the Belcastro Agency.

J. Million is the author of Last of the Giants and can always be found reading or writing.

Lorna MacDonald Czarnota is a professional storyteller and author of several books including, Medieval Tales That Kids Can Read and Tell, Breadline Blue, Legends Lore and Secrets of Western New York, Wicked Niagara, Native American and Pioneer Sites of Upstate New York, and Dancing at the Crossroads: Stories and Activities for At-Risk Youth Programming.

SA Larsen is represented by Paula Munier of Talcott Notch Literary and is the author of published short stories, community-interest stories, and magazine articles focused on children.

Grant Eagar is an Engineer who would take the tales he told his children at bed time, and transform them into fantasy stories.

Clare Weze is the author of The House of Ash (forthcoming) and the co-author and editor of Cloudscapes over the Lune.

Eliza Tilton: gamer, writer and lover of dark chocolate; author of the YA Fantasy, BROKEN FOREST, published by Curiosity Quills Press.

Heather Talty's stories have been featured in Enchanted Conversation, as well as her own fractured fairy tale site, Mythopoetical (

W.K. Pomeroy is a third generation writer who has published more than 70 short stories/articles/poems across many genres and styles, which now includes Steampunk.

Christine Baker is the author of Lana's End, The Guild of Dagda, and many more.

Natalia Darcy: a bookilicious reader, tea drinker and Zumba aficionado who enjoys playing cards against humanity and washing her hair with ice cold water.

You can get your steampunk fix before Gears of Brass is released in November.  To enter for your chance to win a copy of Gears of Brass, you will need to share the cover.  

This can be on your blog, Facebook, Twitter, etc. Each time you share the cover image, log it into Rafflecoper below to record it.  It will give you more chances to win.  The drawing for the winner will be held on October 27th.

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Don't forget to leave a comment below letting the authors know how much of a kick ass their cover is!

Happy reading!


  1. awesome cover! I want this book!!!!!

    1. Isn't it? I can't wait to pick my copy up! :) Thanks for stopping by!

  2. Wow.. the cover of this book is simply stunning! That girl looks phenomenal. I've been told I judge a book by its cover way too much.. but this one looks like a must read! <3
    Morrighan @

    1. It really is! When I first saw it, I couldn't stop staring at it. I do the same thing with covers sometimes. Definitely adding this one to my TBR list! Thanks for stopping by! :)

  3. Steampunk has always been my thing and it's one type of book I love to read! The cover does look awesome, and I think I should be reading more anthologies as well. Especially poetry ones, even though this one is short stories :D

    Check out my review and giveaway:

    1. That's awesome! I've actually never read any steampunk books. Do you know any good ones that you can recommend? Thanks for stopping by! :)

  4. Thank you so much for participating in our cover reveal and spreading the word! It's greatly appreciated.

    1. It was my pleasure! It truly is an a rocking cover. :) Thank you for stopping by!

  5. What a lovely cover! I would love to get my hands on a copy of this book.

  6. So would I! Goodluck if you already entered the contest! :)


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