Waistcoats & Weaponry

Waistcoats & Weaponry

Book - 2014
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In her alternate England of 1851, while taking her friend Sidheag by train to her werewolf pack in Scotland, sixteen-year-old Sophronia uncovers a plot that threatens to dissolve all of London into chaos and must decide where her loyalties lie once and for all.
Publisher: New York :, Little, Brown and Company,, 2014
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2014
ISBN: 9780316190275
Characteristics: 298 pages ; 24 cm
Alternative Title: Waistcoats and weaponry


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kathleen_DCL Sep 27, 2017

A fun Steam Punk book that is funny and thoroughly enjoyable.

sarahbru17 Aug 11, 2017

Characters: 9/10
Plot: 8/10
Writing: 9/10
Audio: 10/10
It felt strange, getting away from Mademoiselle Geraldine's for a while (in the same way that it felt strange to leave Hogwarts in HP7). It was good seeing how these characters interacted with a non-school environment. Characters continued to develop in realistic and surprising ways, and I thoroughly enjoyed it. Can't wait for the finale!

martha_w May 21, 2017

I love when series continue to improve as they go on, and that is certainly proving to be the case with this one. If you like: Victorian fashion, werewolves, vampires, floating finishing schools, and/or romantic subplots, this is the series for you – and this might have been my favorite installment yet. It’s exceptionally readable and extremely funny, and I’m honestly sad there’s only one book left with Sophronia & co. So good!

Nov 30, 2016

This is clearly my favorite of the series so far. I don't know if it's because they are older, or if because we figure out more of the mystery or if it's because it wasn't set in the school...I don't really care. I am actually looking forward to the next book now and can't wait to see how this series ends.

Feb 28, 2016

This was definitely my favorite of all the books of this series, I even cried at one part! It was funny, Scary, And Smart! I loved this book! Vampires and werewolves! Loved it!

kirstd31 Feb 01, 2016

The narrator was great! The story is good. Is your basic supernatural adventure book with a group of female spies added in.

Jan 26, 2016

This, the third of four books, picks up from the previous two. Wherein vampires and their hives were a focus in the second book (Curtsies & Conspiracies), werewolves are the focus here. The books have some really interesting worldbuilding going on, with vampires, werewolves arrayed against one another, as well as against the Picklemen - technomancers who oppose the supernatural.

Borrowing a train, injuries, and a werewolf metamorphosis, this was very enjoyable to read.

mvkramer Sep 24, 2015

Sadly, not much happens in this volume. In fact, I almost quit reading more than once. Glad I stuck with it, because a lot of important and interesting development happens in about the last quarter of the book. Now I'm really interested in where the last volume will take Sophronia and Soap.

Jun 20, 2015

I loved this book. I wish that it had taken less time to come out though. Sorry for all of those out there who love Soap, but, I'm still forever and always on Team Felix.

May 06, 2015

Need a way to check ebooks back in on the summary page!

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