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Mainspring

Author: Jay Lake
Publisher: New York : Tor, 2008, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st mass market edView all editions and formats
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In a world in which the planets are run by a sophisticated clockwork solar system that connects everyday people to the Creator, a young clockmaker's apprentice is appointed by the Archangel Gabriel to rewind the Earth's Mainspring to prevent a disaster.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Science fiction
Steampunk fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Lake
ISBN: 9780765356369 0765356368
OCLC Number: 232650675
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: 2007.
"A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Description: 358 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Jay Lake.

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Tells the story of a young clockmaker's apprentice, who is visited by the Archangel Gabriel. He is told that he must take the Key Perilous and rewind the Mainspring of the Earth. It is running down,  Read more...

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"A dark, wild mix of machine and magic--an impressive debut novel from short story maestro Jay Lake."--Greg Bear on "Mainspring" "In "Mainspring," Lake has created a grandiose, thoroughly engaging Read more...

 
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