The REAL Reason the Custard Protocol is Set in the 1890s

The sleeves, Fashionable Reader. So ridiculous, how could I resist? via  Robbie Rozelle @divarobbie  We are at puffed sleeves! #AnneofGreenGables “Tomorrow is always fresh, with no mistakes in it yet.” ~ L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables edwardian-time-machine tumblr sleeve supports fripperiesandfobs-tumblr Jacket ca. 1894 From Thierry de Maigret andwomenworebloomers tumblr And the steampunk elements […]

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Imprudence Special Extras

Imprudence is the second book in my Parasol Protectorate spin off series, this time going on a journey up the Nile through Egypt and Africa (which I very MUCH want to take myself). Imprudence released in July of 2016 Here are some fun blog posts and resources that tie to this book, researching Egypt & Africa […]

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Trade Paperback Release of Gail Carriger’s Imprudence & Praise for Custard Protocol

The trade edition of Imprudence released into the world! Remember you can call Borderlands Books to get a signed copy (888.893.4008). Praise for Imprudence: “Fierce ladies that don’t back down from a fight.” ~ Bookish Things & More “For a silly, fun escape from day-to-day dirigible-less doldrums, ‘Imprudence’ is required reading.” ~ The Oklahoman “I enjoy Gail […]

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Egypt from a Dirigible: Imprudence & Timeless

In Imprudence Rue and her crew visit Egypt just as Alexia and Conall did in Timeless. Rue goes in for the capital, Cairo, while Alexia spent most of her time in the port city of Alexandria. Ancient Alexandria Founded by Alexander of Macedon (the Great) c. 332-331 B.C. Located in the Nile delta Renowned for […]

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Imprudence Research & Reference Links

Hello Gentle Reader, with Imprudence releasing oh so soon.   Here’s a glimpse into some of the research I had to do for this next Custard Protocol book. Queen Victoria via  Elaine Powell @ManchesterSteam   Politics in the Sudan before and after Rue visits Mahdist Sudan Battle of Omdurman (right after Rue leaves this area) […]

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4 Fun Cookies to look out for in Gail Carriger’s Imprudence

You may be a big fan of my books, Gentle Reader, or you my be a new reader (waves).   In either case here are a few exciting for-the-fans special things to look out for in Imprudence. Spot the Following? French lessons. The unbirth of a particularly important ghost. More about Alessandro Tarabotti’s sordid past. Lord […]

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Questions About Imprudence Answered

Hello, Gentle Reader, below I answer some frequently asked questions about Imprudence. Will we get the Audiobook at the same time as the print and ebook? Did you get it at the same time for Prudence? If yes, then mostly likely yes for Imprudence. If no (waves at the UK) then you are stuck waiting […]

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Gail Carriger Fantasy Casts Custard Protocol the Movie

Hello, dear Gentle Reader. Today I am fantasy casting the crew of the Spotted Custard for you! One of the questions I often get is how I might dream cast my books. It’s a fun mental exercise, although I’m not married to any casting and pretty open to other people’s thoughts. You can check my […]

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