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Title:That Inevitable Victorian Thing
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Publisher:Dutton Books for Young Readers
ISBN:1101994975
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Number of Pages:330
Category:Young adult, Science fiction, Historical fiction, Alternate history

That Inevitable Victorian Thing by E.K. Johnston

PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC That Inevitable Victorian Thing Set in a near future world where the British Empire was preserved not by the cost of blood and theft but by effort of repatriation and promises kept i That Inevitable Victorian Thing i is a novel of love duty and the small moments that can change people and the world .

Victoria Margaret is the crown princess of the empire a direct descendant of Victoria I the queen who changed the course of history two centuries earlier The imperial practice of genetically arranged matchmaking will soon guide Margaret into a politically advantageous marriage like her mother before her but before she does her duty she ll have one summer incognito in a far corner of empire In Toronto she meets Helena Marcus daughter of one of the empire s greatest placement geneticists and August Callaghan the heir apparent to a powerful shipping firm currently besieged by American pirates In a summer of high society debutante balls politically charged tea parties and romantic country dances Margaret Helena and August discover they share an unusual bond and maybe a one in a million chance to have what they want and to change the world in the process just like the first Queen Victoria

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Set in a near future world where the British Empire was preserved not by the cost of blood and theft but by effort of repatriation and promises kept i That Inevitable Victorian Thing i is a novel of love duty and the small moments that can change people and the world br br Victoria Margaret is the crown princess of the empire a direct descendant of Victoria I the queen who changed the course of history two centuries earlier The imperial practice of genetically arranged matchmaking will soon guide Margaret into a politically advantageous marriage like her mother before her but before she does her duty she ll have one summer incognito in a far corner of empire In Toronto she meets Helena Marcus daughter of one of the empire s greatest placement geneticists and August Callaghan the heir apparent to a powerful shipping firm currently besieged by American pirates In a summer of high society debutante balls politically charged tea parties and romantic country dances Margaret Helena and August discover they share an unusual bond and maybe a one in a million chance to have what they want and to change the world in the process just like the first Queen Victoria, Owen and his bard Siobhan join the Oil Watch the international organization charged with protecting the world from vicious carbon emission eating dragons Every dragon slayer owes the Oil Watch a period of service and young Owen was no exception What made him different was that he did not enlist alone His two closest friends stood with him shoulder to shoulder Steeled by success and hope the three were confident in their plan But the arc of history is long and hardened by dragon fire Try as they might Owen and his friends could not twist it to their will Not all the way Not all together The sequel to the critically acclaimed The Story of Owen, Lo Melkhiin killed three hundred girls before he came to her village looking for a wife When she sees the dust cloud on the horizon she knows he has arrived She knows he will want the loveliest girl her sister She vows she will not let her be next br br And so she is taken in her sister s place and she believes death will soon follow Lo Melkhiin s court is a dangerous palace filled with pretty things intricate statues with wretched eyes exquisite threads to weave the most beautiful garments She sees everything as if for the last time But the first sun rises and sets and she is not dead Night after night Lo Melkhiin comes to her and listens to the stories she tells and day after day she is awoken by the sunrise Exploring the palace she begins to unlock years of fear that have tormented and silenced a kingdom Lo Melkhiin was not always a cruel ruler Something went wrong br br Far away in their village her sister is mourning Through her pain she calls upon the desert winds conjuring a subtle unseen magic and something besides death stirs the air br br Back at the palace the words she speaks to Lo Melkhiin every night are given a strange life of their own Little things at first a dress from home a vision of her sister With each tale she spins her power grows Soon she dreams of bigger more terrible magic power enough to save a king if she can put an end to the rule of a monster, Listen For I sing of Owen Thorskard valiant of heart hopeless at algebra last in a long line of legendary dragon slayers Though he had few years and was not built for football he stood between the town of Trondheim and creatures that threatened its survival There have always been dragons As far back as history is told men and women have fought them loyally defending their villages Dragon slaying was a proud tradition But dragons and humans have one thing in common an insatiable appetite for fossil fuels From the moment Henry Ford hired his first dragon slayer no small town was safe Dragon slayers flocked to cities leaving more remote areas unprotected Such was Trondheim s fate until Owen Thorskard arrived At sixteen with dragons advancing and his grades plummeting Owen faced impossible odds armed only with a sword his legacy and the classmate who agreed to be his bard Listen I am Siobhan McQuaid I alone know the story of Owen the story that changes everything Listen