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Siri and the Chaos-Maker single work   short story   science fiction   romance  
Issue Details: First known date: 2014... 2014 Siri and the Chaos-Maker
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In city that depends on highly trained singers to keep their clockwork machines in perfectly working order, one such singer, Siri, comes up against a chaos-maker, a man of power who despises the predictability of clockwork.


  • Steampunk note: Featured in an anthology of steampunk romance fiction. Set in the same world as Ryles's novel, Heart Fire, but in a different time and country. The city at the centre of the story runs on clockwork and depends on singers to keep their machines working perfectly: under the blandishments of the chaos-maker, the singers are not only rendered powerless but forced into clockwork simulacra of their own bodies.

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Kisses by Clockwork Liz Grzyb (editor), Nedlands : Ticonderoga Publications , 2014 7631913 2014 anthology short story science fiction romance

    'Putting the steamy back into steampunk. 105,000 words of steampunk romance, edited by the award-winning Liz Grzyb.'

    Source: Publisher's blurb.

    Nedlands : Ticonderoga Publications , 2014
    pg. 53-72
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