Gail Carriger's Latest
Series: The Custard Protocol (Book 4)
Author: Gail Carriger
Publication date: August 6 2019
Publisher: Orbit/GAIL CARRIGER LLC
ISBN: USA ebook 9780316433907 | USA hardcover 9780316433914 | UK ebook 9781944751234 | UK paperback 9781944751258
Retail price: USA $13.99/$26.00 UK £5.99/£15.99
Available In: ebook | hardcover | trade paperback | audio
Genre: Steampunk Comedy of MannersSynopsis:
Bookish and proper Percival Tunstell finds himself out of his depth when floating cities, spirited plumbing, and soggy biscuits collide in this delightful conclusion to New York Times bestselling author Gail Carriger’s Custard Protocol series.
Percy is off to Japan, but will Japan survive Percy?
Percival Tunstell loves that his sister and friends are building themselves a family of misfits aboard their airship, the Spotted Custard. Of course, he’d never admit that he belongs among them.
Percy has always been on the outside – dispassionate, aloof, and hatless.
But accidental spies, a trip to Japan, and one smart and beautiful doctor may have him renegotiating his whole philosophy on life. Except hats.
He’s done with hats. Thank you very much.
Yes Gentle Reader, Reticence is the final book in the Custard Protocol series. It takes place after events in Competence and contemporaneous with those in How to Marry a Werewolf.
The Spotted Custard crew is back for one last rollicking adventure! Watch me tie up all those loose threads. Look out for appearances from beloved Parasolverse characters (and some less beloved) and learn everyone’s secrets… the hard way.
Percy, of course, could care less.
Or could he?
This one is absolutely and utterly for YOU, Gentle Reader. Hopefully, you’ll be as caught up as possible by the time this book releases. I’m giving you fair warning.
This book is mad cap fun and absolutely hilarious no matter what. But you’ll get all the inside jokes and cookies only if you’ve read the Parasolverse back catalogue.
Gear up, you’re in for a particularly puffy final float!
You have been warned.
Gail Carriger has multiple NYT bestsellers and over a million books in print in dozens of different languages. She writes comedies of manners mixed with urban fantasy (and sexy stuff as G. L. Carriger). Her best known books include the Parasol Protectorate and Finishing School series. She was once an archaeologist and is fond of shoes, octopuses, and tea.
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