The Iron Duke is the first book in Meljean Brook's Iron Seas Series (Although there is a prequel "Here There be. .I will definitely be reading it again as well as the other books written in the world of the Iron Seas.
The Iron Duke is the first book in Meljean Brook's Iron Seas Series (Although there is a prequel "Here There be Monsters" - it ssn't necessary to read it first). The world building in this series was a little confusing to me but fascinating. In this series the world is an alternate Victorian Society which is recovering from years of enslavement by the Hoard (Mongol Invaders). Considering the other novels deal with other characters, I’m interested in seeing how the world will continue to develop and grow over time.
She manages to get through the ENTIRE novel without making me hate her for existing
She manages to get through the ENTIRE novel without making me hate her for existing. Which is what female protagonists having been doing to me a lot lately ( shakes fist at almost the entire YA genre). Not only that, but her competence and intelligence makes sense since she is, indeed, an inspector and she damn well acts like one.
After the Iron Duke freed England from Horde control, he instantly became a national hero. Now Rhys Trahaearn has built a merchant empire on the power-and fear-of his name. And when a dead body is dropped from an airship onto his doorstep, bringing Detective Inspector Mina Wentworth into his dangerous world, he intends to make her his next possession. But when Mina uncovers the victim's identity, she stumbles upon a conspiracy that threatens the lives of everyone in England.
Praise for the novels of meljean brook. The fourth book in Meljean Brook’s Guardian series turns up the heat without losing any of the danger. Entertainment Weekly. A read that goes down hot and sweet-utterly unique-and one hell of a ride. After the Iron Duke had freed England from Horde control, many of them had returned to London, flaunting their titles and their gold.
The Iron Duke A Novel of the Iron Seas.
The Iron Duke is a pulp fiction, pre-World War II adventure story written by L. Ron Hubbard. It was first published in the July 1940 issue of the pulp fiction magazine "Five-Novels Monthly". The story revolves around Blacky Lee, an American arms merchant, who is being pursued by pre-World War II Nazis. Chased across Europe he makes his way to the kingdom of Aldoria where he impersonates the country's archduke.
A Novel of the Iron Seas. The Iron Duke, read by Faye Adele. With The Iron Duke, Meljean Brook has brilliantly defined the new genre of Steampunk Romance. I loved it! -Jayne Ann Krentz.
Books related to The Iron Duke. A Novel of the Iron Seas (Book 1).