Merry Christmas Eve!
This week is a short busy week but I might get some reading in. These are the books that I think I might be reading…
What are you guys reading this week?
Steam- Jay B. Laws
A co-worker and I found this book while looking for S.T.E.A.M. books for the library. I had to have this in my collection!!
A vaporous presence is slowly invading San Francisco. One by one, selected gay men are seduced by it–then they disappear, leaving only a ghoulish reminder of their existence. Can anyone stop this shapeless terror?
Cadaver & Queen- Alisa Kwitney
When Lizzie Lavenza enrolled at Ingold as its first female medical student, she knew she wouldn’t have an easy time. From class demands to being an outsider among her male cohorts, she’ll have to go above and beyond to prove herself. So when she stumbles across what appears to be a faulty Bio-mechanical–one of the mechanized cadavers created to service the school–she jumps at the chance to fix it and get ahead in the program.
Only this Bio-mechanical isn’t like the others. Where they are usually empty-minded and perfectly obedient, this one seems to have thoughts, feelings… and self-awareness.
Soon Lizzie realizes that it is Victor Frankenstein–a former student who died under mysterious circumstances. Victor, it seems, still has a spark of human intelligence inside him, along with memories of things he discovered before his untimely death.. .and a suspicion that he was murdered to keep that information from getting out. Suddenly Lizzie finds herself intertwined in dark secrets and sabotage that put her life, and the lives of Victor and their friends, in danger. But Lizzie’s determined to succeed–even if that means fighting an enemy who threatens the entire British Empire.