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|Material Type:||Fiction, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
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|Notes:||"A Tom Doherty Associates book."|
|Description:||320 p. ; 25 cm.|
"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
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Readable, but not great
I really enjoyed reading this book, but in the end I enjoyed reading it much more than I enjoyed having read it. Lake's writing is smooth, and throughout the book I admired how the writing never got in the way of the story. The story...
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Brass Clockwork Universe
Lake, Jay ~ Mainspring ~ TOR, 2008 ~ 320 pages ~ For adults.
"The angel gleamed in the light of Hethor's reading candle bright as any brasswork automaton. The young man clutched his threadbare coverlet in the irrational hope that the quilted cotton scraps could shield...
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