Top 25 Novels for Steampunk Aficionados

Steampunk literature seems to grow by the day as new and genre defining works are published. Even as a voracious reader, I find it hard to keep up with all the recent works by the many talented Steampunk authors.

A recent article entitled Top 25 Novels for Steampunk Aficionados helps to cut down Steampunk reading into a manageable syllabus for the study of Steampunk literature. The list goes in chronological order, which helps to see how Steampunk has evolved over time. It starts with a proto-Steampunk staple, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea and explores over 150 years in Steam driven fiction.

The list continues, mentioning many of Steampunk’s most defining novels. For both the newcomer and the veteran of Steampunk, this well compiled list helps to choose that next steamy read.

2 comments on “Top 25 Novels for Steampunk Aficionados

  1. […] more reading recommendations, check out this list of 25 recommended Steampunk novels, and to learn more about the history of Steampunk in a larger, cultural perspective, see A History […]

  2. […] Steampunk’s rich background and initial inspiration comes primarily through literature, so it’s of little surprise that there is a huge selection of Steampunk literature to enjoy. I’ve featured reading lists here in the past to help you, my readers, become more familiarized with Steampunk literature as a whole (like this one). […]

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