The Girl with the Iron Touch
In 1897 London, sometihng not quite human is about to awaken
When mechanical genius Emily is kidnapped by rogue automatons, Finley Jayne and her fellow misfits fear the worst. What's left of their archenemy, The Machinist, hungers to be resurrected, and Emily must transplant his consciousness into one of his automatons—or forfeit her friends' lives.
With Griffin being mysteriously tormented by the Aether, the young duke's sanity is close to the breaking point. Seeking help, Finley turns to Jack Dandy, but trusting the master criminal is as dangerous as controlling her dark side. When Jack kisses her, Finley must finally confront her true feelings for him…and for Griffin.
Meanwhile, Sam is searching everywhere for Emily, from Whitechapel's desolate alleyways to Mayfair's elegant mansions. He would walk into hell for her, but the choice she must make will test them more than they could imagine.
To save those she cares about, Emily must confront The Machinist's ultimate creation—an automaton more human than machine. And if she's to have any chance of triumph, she must summon a strength even she doesn't know she has….
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ladypembroke - LibraryThing
Another fine novel in this series. I think my biggest complaint is that I find it hard to believe all these characters are basically teenagers/young adults. Other than that, the plotline and ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - CareBear36 - LibraryThing
Good storyline, interesting plot, and some cool descriptions. Overall, I think this is a good YA book. The language for the most part is pretty elementary with a simple setup. I have not read the ... Read full review