16 March 2011

WAITING ON WEDNESDAY: CAMERA OBSCURA

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted over at Breaking the Spine, that highlights upcoming releases that we are eagerly anticipating. Here is my choice for this week:

Camera Obscura by Lavie Tidhar
Published by: Angry Robot
Release date: April 2011
Genre: Mystery, Steampunk

Summary (from Goodreads): Can't find a rational explanation to a mystery? Call in the Quiet Council. The mysterious and glamorous Lady De Winter is one of their most valuable agents. A despicable murder inside a locked and bolted room on the Rue Morgue in Paris is just the start. This whirlwind adventure will take Milady to the highest and lowest parts of that great city - and cause her to question the very nature of reality itself.

Here is a sample chapter:







What book are you waiting for?

1 comment:

Vivienne said...

Crikey, I am surprised they are showing the first fifty pages! I love the cover of it. Definitely one I want to read.