When she's not busy with her career as an archaeologist, Gail Carriger is hard at work on her comic steampunk series The Parasol Protectorate, set in a Victorian world that plays by magical rules and features paranormal inhabitants. Gail will be at Foyles to sign copies of Timeless, the series' newest instalment, at an informal evening including surprise guests in celebration of all things steampunk.
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