Telep, Trisha. Corsets and Clockwork: 13 Steampunk Romances. 2011 (April). Running Kids Press, $9.95 (9780762440924). Gr. 10 and up.
In this young adult collection of short stories, readers will find an infusion of history, fantasy, science fiction and steampunk romance. The heroines are feisty and intelligent. Many are inventors, magicians, scientists, and exude bravery and overcome dangerous twists and turns. It is an interesting collection with some of the most contemporary young adult writers of the time.