Tuesday, October 7, 2014

Cover Reveal - GEARS OF BRASS

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 (www.Beatrixcottonpants.com).

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… Each time you share the cover image, log it into Rafflecoper (#insert link) 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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SA Larsenッ said...

Thanks for participating, Nicole! It means a lot. I'm really excited about these stories. Can't wait for their official outing in November!

Alex J. Cavanaugh said...

Cool cover! Just a month away.

Hart Johnson said...

Oh, looks like a good collection! Like the cover, too!

J.L. Campbell said...

I saw this on Angela Brown's blog today. Sounds like a good collaboration.

Arlee Bird said...

This sounds like a unique collection of stories.

Tossing It Out

Arlee Bird said...

Oh, and I see it's Wednesday already where you are so I guess it's okay to wish you a Happy Blitz Day!

Tossing It Out

Michelle Wallace said...

I love the cover image...and the model looks like she has that sassy, "brassy" attitude !
Happy Blog Blitz Day!
Enjoy the flood that is coming your way!

Anonymous said...

Looking good, and deserves to do well.

Happy Blog Blitz Day!

Shah Wharton said...

I love the sound of this collection and love the look of that cover!

Happy blog blitz day and fun to find your blog. X

Elise Fallson said...

I do like steampunk and that is a great cover! I'll have to add this one to my list. Happy Blitz day, enjoy. :)

Miranda Hardy said...

Can't wait to read this.

Happy Blitz Day Nicole!

DL Hammons said...

Oh how funny...I have the exact picture on my blog today! Great stuff...and I'm excited for SA (who I'm promoting it for).

In case you hadn't noticed it yet...you're being BLITZED! Enjoy! :)

Kelly Hashway said...

This looks like a fun collection of stories by some great people.

Enjoy your Blitz Day, Nicole!

Anonymous said...

What a beautiful cover! It sounds like a great anthology too =D

Happy Blitz day =)

Anonymous said...

Curiosity Quills does amazing steampunk covers and that anthology sounds great. Happy Blitz Day from fellow YA fantasy writer!

Anonymous said...

Curiosity Quills does amazing steampunk covers and that anthology sounds great. Happy Blitz Day from fellow YA fantasy writer!

Carolyn Brown said...

Happy Blitz to you! I love the blog, it looks great!

Ink in the Book said...

Happy Blitz Day!
Sounds like a fun book and I love the cover!

Vicki Paulus said...

Just stopping by for Blitz Day. Great blog, the art work is beautiful.

Anonymous said...

You've been officially Blitzed!! Happy Blog Blitz Day to you! I hope you enjoy the ride!! Eva

Anonymous said...

I love the cover! Happy Blog Blitz Day! You're one of the chosen! Enjoy your day! BLITZ...BLITZ... BLITZ...BLITZ... :)

Anonymous said...

Hi Nicole! Happy Blitz Day!

Inderpreet Kaur Uppal said...

Cool cover, I am intrigued! And Happy Blitz Day!!

K. Nowinsky said...

Happy Blitz Day!!

farawayeyes said...

A BLITZ, a PREORDER, and a GIVEAWAY - WOW what a great day! Good luck with the sales and enjoy being BLITZED.

Theresa Milstein said...

I've got a Gears of Brass post up too.

Happy Blitz Day!