Infernal Devices

  • by K. W. Jeter
  • Narrated by Michael Page
  • 9 hrs and 9 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

When George’s father died, he left his son a watchmaker’s shop - and a whole lot more. But George has little talent for watches and other infernal devices. When someone tries to steal an old device from the premises, George finds himself embroiled in a mystery of time travel, wild music, and sexual intrigue.


What the Critics Say

“This is the real thing - a mad inventor, curious coins, murky London alleys and windblown Scottish Isles.... A wild and extravagant plot that turns up new mysteries with each succeeding page.” (James P. Blaylock)


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Customer Reviews

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Infernally good!

I've actually owned the Paperback version of this book for quite a while and have been a fan of K.W Jeter for quite some years, this is a very good audio version of a what is seen as a "steam punk" classic by some and overlooked by many. unfortunalty Audable only seems to have a couple of Mr Jeter's original fiction and none of his Horror books (of which he has done some really good work) and a lot of serializations of TV shows (i've read the Blade runner books but would rather read his fiction), this and Morlock Night are on Audable and i advise you to listen to both of them. if you have a chance get to read or listen to the following:
Dr Adder (Sci-fi in the vein of PK Dick not for the faint hearted. he actually sent this to Dick when he was a student and Dick did the forward for the paperback i have),
Dark Seeker (great Horror - crying out to be a film)
Farewell Horizonal (great Sci-fi cyberpunk and very readable)
any of his horrorbooks
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- Mr MA Lawrence

Superb steam punk tale

This was my first venture into Steam punk as a written genre and I don't think I could have picked a better book. A style full of echoes of Verne and Wells with humour and invention galore!
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- Mr. R. J. Hall

Book Details

  • Release Date: 18-10-2011
  • Publisher: Angry Robot on Brilliance Audio