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Poppy Orpington chronicles ; 1.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver SF HARTLESS FUL 1 (Text) 34304000954756 Adult - Science Fict Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781786154576
  • Physical Description: 368 pages ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: Cardiff : Accent Press, Ltd  ; 2017.

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In a world that refuses to let her move forward, can Poppy stay ahead of the pack' In an alternative Edwardian era, steam-powered marvels are a common occurrence. Airships fill the sky, steam-powered automobiles race across the land, and television, computers and are already an emergent technology. However, these inventions are only for a privilegedfew, as those lower down the social ladder struggle to get by without even the most basic of necessities. Sixteen-year old Poppy Orpington seems destined for a life of near-poverty until her father perfects a petrol-fuelled racing engine. Their early successes allow Poppy to gain a new prosthetic arm, allowing to her to gain the mobility she's desired all her life. But can a working class family crack open the aristocratic world of motor racing' Can Poppy overcome prejudice and social conformity as she fights to find a place in the world' Or will the ruling elite crush her only chance of a better life'- back cover
Subject: Historical fiction.
Steampunk fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

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