About the book
Adventurous widow Kadia Warner inherits an airship and finds she has to use all the weapons at her command to keep it, in an industrial fantasy romance inspired by Charlotte Bronte’s Angria novelettes.
Firebrand features castles with dungeons, border fortresses without dungeons, kidnappings, masquerades, railway stranglers, duels with sword and pistol, airships, the opera, shady business practices, love, sex, danger and a mechanical birdcage. It was a Tiptree Honor Book in 2012.
About the author
Ankaret Wells lives in Bristol, UK with her unicycling husband and two cats, and enjoys tea duelling. Find out more at ankaretwells.wordpress.com.