By Calista Taylor
[epub conversion from retail]
In steampunk Victorian London, the place airships dot the sky and tinkerings abound, girl Phoebe Hughes develops an natural elixir, Viridis, in contrast to the other. London's elite flock to her membership to adventure the euphoria and heightened senses the drink brings, an orgasm attributable to a unmarried kiss. but if Lord Hawthorne is murdered after leaving her membership, Phoebe is surprised to discover that not just used to be he operating for the distinct prone to infiltrate the reason, a move combating for the city's negative, he was once additionally in ownership of her mystery formula for Viridis.
Adding to her problems is the unforeseen go back of Mr. Seth Elliott, a super tinkerer who stole her center and mind's eye, in simple terms to desert her while she wanted him such a lot. not able to disregard all that's among them, Phoebe unearths herself falling for Seth once more, purely to have a strong rival for her affections wrongly accuse Seth of tried homicide. As Phoebe struggles with the way to unfastened her love, revolution, conspiracy and homicide threaten to spoil it all.
*** Author's notice: a few scenes will not be compatible for these lower than 18 years of age. ***
"Viridis is my first steampunk learn, and that i couldn't have selected a greater e-book. This used to be a truly emotional and heartfelt love tale packed with motion, expertise, and adventure." -- analyzing Diva
"Puts the STEAM in steampunk. Phoebe, Seth, and Gavin will hold you entertained for the full story." -- Karen Lawson
"The characters are wealthy and endearing, or villainous because the case should be. And the affection scenes are soft, erotic, and passionate. Ms. Taylor has created a cross-over vintage and it's only the 1st in a series." -- Maxwell Cynn
About the Author
Calista Taylor is an agented writer of steampunk/gaslight romance with a steampunk romance sequence at present to be had and a non-fiction, steampunk garments craft booklet due out in may well 2012. whilst now not working issues over with a stitching desktop or lacing herself right into a corset, Calista are available tapping away on her computing device, tormenting her characters, and riddling the streets of Victorian London with useless our bodies and heaving bosoms. She's additionally an inventive prepare dinner who can't stick with recipes, a flexible crafter, and a cheerful geek.