Behemoth

Scott Westerfeld
fantasy, alternate history > steampunk, young adult
Behemoth (Leviathan Trilogy #2) - Scott Westerfeld

Andre Norton Award nominee 2010, Locus Award nominee 2011.

The Leviathan arrives in Constantinople, a city where Clanker culture and Darwinst principles intersect in the most intriguing ways. Dr Barlow and Deryn deliver their precious cargo to the Sultan, but their peace-keeping mission goes unexpectedly – and disastrously – awry. Now the only way to save themselves in this hostile, politically-charged city is for Dr Barlow to offer up the thing that matters most: the air ship.

Alek escapes from his prison camp and goes on the run with his men and the loris while Count Volger stays behind to fend-off the pursuit, forcing Alek to take on new responsibilities. Meanwhile a secret mission lands Deryn in serious danger... and leads both teens to re-evaluate their precarious situations in the world.

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Release date: September 23, 2010
Genres: fantasy, alternate historysteampunk, young adult
Average rating: 8.50/10
Total ratings: 2
Updated: August 16, 2021

Leviathan Trilogy :: Series

The Manual of Aeronautics
Leviathan (Leviathan Trilogy #1)8.34
Behemoth (Leviathan Trilogy #2)
Goliath (Leviathan Trilogy #3)