[Ebook] Worldshaker By Richard Harland – Landyshi.info

Worldshaker Col Is A Wealthy Child Of Privilege Raised To Succeed His Grandfather As The Supreme Commander Of The Juggernaut Worldshaker, He Has Lived A Pampered Life On The Upper Decks He Has Never Questioned His Place In The World Or His Bright And Illustrious Future But When A Filthy Girl Stows Away In His Cabin, Suddenly Nothing Is Clear Any Quick And Clever, Riff Is Nothing Like The Filthies That Col Always Learned About The Dumb, Slow, Less Than Human Folk Who Toil Away Below, Keeping Worldshaker Moving Filthies Are Supposed To Be Animal Like, Without The Power Of Speech Or The Ability To Think For Themselves But Riff Is Clever And Quick And Outspoken, And Col Is Drawn To Her Despite HimselfAs Col Begins To Secretly Spend Time With Riff, He Begins To Question Everything He Was Raised To Believe Was True, And Realizes That If Riff Is Right, Then Everything He Was Raised To Believe Is A Lie And Col Himself May Be The Only Person In A Position To Do Something About It Even If It Means Risking His Future

10 thoughts on “Worldshaker

  1. says:

    I really liked this book it had a really interesting concept it was well written I enjoyed all parts of this book I really liked the characters especially Col and Riff I liked their interactions and how they met which was her hiding under his bed because of her Col started seeing things how they really were and not how he had thought they were I really liked the plot of this book it was very compelling I loved everything abou

  2. says:

    Harland s Worldshaker is a dystopian steampunk adventure aimed at young adult readers Although it is targeted at a younger audience, I found this novel to be an entertaining and worthwhile read that I finished in one sitting.A steampunk coming of age storyWorldshaker tells the story of Col Porpentine, grandson of Sir Mormus Porpentine, Supreme Commander of the industrial juggernaut Worldshaker Col lives a privileged yet shelte

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    The fair thing for me to do would be to give this book three stars, not two It s not a bad book It s actually a pretty good book Butwell, there s so much to say I just hope I can remember everything I was thinking.ColI wasn t a huge fan of his character He s a wealthy, sheltered, naive teenage boy who didn t really have any personality, and none of that inspired affection in me Then he meets Riff, and he morphs into this sappy

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    I should probably declare that Richard Harland is a good friend of mine and so I really, really wanted to like this book Luckily, I loved it I ve been told it s a YA steam punk novel steam punk is not a new genre but it s hot at the moment and once I realised it simply meant books set in a sort of alternative Victorian world with lots of steam propelled gadgets and frockcoats and corsets, I knew I d enjoy it It s an action packe

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    I read this when I was quite young but I did really enjoy it.It s Young Adult, and it s about two kids who are living on a huge airship, and it s presented as a microcosm of the United Kingdom.I really liked it because this author actually presented issues of class and gender and those relationships in quite a thoughtful way It felt like a mature book to me, and I appreciated the idea that just because it s a Young Adult novel, d

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    It was for school So yeah.

  7. says:

    Rating 2.5 starsBoy this book took me ages to read, and it feels great having finished it My thoughts The story took place in such a rich steampunk centric sort of setting with juggernauts and steam engines and tailcoats and was a lovely mash of traditional and technological which is fabulous However the things that let me down was the characters The characters I did like were barely in the story Col was just such a bland character

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    I don t really know how I feel about this book I usually love dystopian novels but this whole story was hard to believe A ship the size of a city moves around the world with a variety of inhabitants onboard The population of people is made up of the upper class citizens including Colbert the main male character , the menials the servants to the upper class and the filthies including Riff the main female character who are considered

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    I had to read this book for school, and honestly I thought it would be super boring but the storyline and the fact that its so fast paced make it a great book Not something I would normally read at all but it impressed me.

  10. says:

    I ve been having difficulty writing a review for this book, though I m not sure why.In short, I thought it was an enjoyable romp, even if many of the elements were rather familiar Mr Harland captures the stuffiness of Victorian principles well, and yet manages to make some of his upper class characters empathetic His writing is crisp, and he generally kept things moving forward at a good clip, while managing to toss in some character

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