Timeless by Gail Carriger

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8 Critic Reviews

I give much credit to Ms. Carriger for knowing when to end a good thing. The resolution to the series is quite satisfactory...
-All About Romance

Synopsis

While integrating werewolves into London high society, living in a vampire's second best closet and caring for a supernaturally precocious toddler, Alexia Tarabotti, Lady Maccon, must answer the summons of the vampire Queen of the Alexandria Hive. Origina
Title: Timeless
Author: Carriger, Gail
Publisher: Grand Central Pub
Publication Date: 2012/03/01
Number of Pages: 402
Binding Type: PAPERBACK
Library of Congress: bl2012004768
 

About Gail Carriger

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New York Times Bestselling author Gail Carriger writes to cope with being raised in obscurity by an expatriate Brit and an incurable curmudgeon. She escaped small town life and inadvertently acquired several degrees in Higher Learning. Ms. Carriger then traveled the historic cities of Europe, subsisting entirely on biscuits secreted in her handbag. She resides in the Colonies, surrounded by fantastic shoes, where she insists on tea imported from London.The Parasol Protectorate books are: Soulless,Changeless, Blameless, Heartless, and Timeless (March 2012). Soulless won the ALA's Alex Award A manga version with release in Spring 2012. She is currently writing young adult books set in the same universe ~ the Finishing School series (Feb. 2013). Soon she will begin a new adult series, The Parasol Protectorate Abroad (Fall 2013).
 
Published January 1, 2012 by Orbit 2012-03-01. 402 pages
Genres: Romance, History, Science Fiction & Fantasy, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure. Fiction
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Critic reviews for Timeless
All: 8 | Positive: 4 | Negative: 4

Publishers Weekly

Below average
on Jan 16 2012

The language is somewhat forced and overstuffed, as if the complex plot overwhelmed Carriger’s ability to string words together...

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Examiner

Above average
on Mar 04 2012

The God-breaker plague plot and characters involved within this last book have been developed so thoroughly throughout the series that the culprit was rather obvious and cliché

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All About Romance

Good

I give much credit to Ms. Carriger for knowing when to end a good thing. The resolution to the series is quite satisfactory...

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Suite 101

Above average
on Mar 15 2012

... the book seems to lose momentum once the characters get to Egypt before regaining it to finish in a rush.

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Tor

Excellent
on Mar 06 2012

Those of you who love it already, will love it. Those of you who don’t...well, we at the party just feel bad you aren’t having as much fun as we are.

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Love Vampires

Excellent

... I’m glad that it’s going out on a high with a quality finale...

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Sci-Fi Bulletin

Excellent

Timeless is an exciting, funny and often farcical romp well up to the usual standard expected of Carriger’s prose.

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Mike the Fanboy

Above average
on Mar 29 2012

Definitely not the strongest in the series...

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