On the Tenth Day of Steampunk Christmas…

On the tenth day of Steampunk Christmas,

My true love gave to me:

Ten Steampunk Books.

For a cultural movement that started with literature, there is no lack of steampunk novels, anthologies, and non-fiction books.  Here are some suitable for gifting.

Cover of the 1873 first edition of Jules Verne's Around the World in 80 Days.

Cover of the 1873 first edition of Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days.

Around the World in Eighty Days

A classic by Jules Verne, one of the Ur-Authors of Steampunk.  I read it again last year and it holds up.  Most movie versions don’t delve into Phileas Fogg’s mysterious past as much as they could.

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