Review: Mina Wentworth & the Invisible City

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Review: Mina Wentworth & the Invisible City
MIna Wentworth & the Invisible City

5 Stars

Book Info

Released: 7 August 2012
Genre: Steampunk
Series: Iron Seas #1.5
Pages: 104


As a rabid fan of this series, I loved this book but I also believe fans of the non-rabid variety would also enjoy it. It has enough adventure to keep it interesting and enough sexy times to keep it exciting. ” ~ Under the Covers

Mina has now been married to the Iron Duke for eight months, eight of the happiest months of her life. But, each day she can see the stress and worry on his face when she leaves to work and all the potential dangers that entails. Especially as their is a new murderer in town, with strange and mysterious means of killing his victims and Mina and Newberry are on the case.

This novella takes place after the events of The Iron Duke allowing us a glimpse in to the married live of Mina and Rhys, the aforementioned Duke and allows us not only to see how they are getting along, but also to follow Mina once again as she works a case. As a rabid fan of this series, I loved this book but I also believe fans of the non-rabid variety would also enjoy it. It has enough adventure to keep it interesting and enough sexy times to keep it exciting.

What I liked most was seeing Rhys open up more, we get to see a bit more of the man behind the Iron Duke facade as he becomes more comfortable with his emotions, not only his love for Mina, but for their adopted daughter Anna and his best friend Scarsdale. All of this gave the book sweet edge, which had me sighing into my cuppa as I read.

A great addition to the Iron Seas series but it is worth reading at least The Iron Duke, before you read this to give you a better understanding of the characters and the world. I now can’t wait to continue on with the series and see what Meljean Brook has in store next.


Blushing Bounder, The
Book 0.4
Here There be Monsters
Book 0.5
Iron Duke, TheBook 1 Mina Wentworth & the Invisible City
Book 1.5
Heart of SteelBook 2 Tethered
Book 2.5
RIVETED, A Novel of the Iron SeasBook 3 Kraken King, TheBook 4 (8 part serial)

The Blushing Bounder: Amazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReads | Our Review
Here There be Monsters: 
Amazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReads
The Iron Duke:
 Amazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReadsOur Review
Mina Wentworth & The Invisible CityAmazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReads
Heart of Steel: Amazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReads
TetheredAmazon  | GoodReads
Riveted: Amazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReads 
The Kraken King: Amazon Barnes & Noble | GoodReads I Our Review


About Meljean Brook

Meljean was raised in the middle of the woods, and hid under her blankets at night with fairy tales, comic books, and romances. She left the forest and went on a misguided tour through the world of accounting before focusing on her first loves, reading and writing–and she realized that monsters, superheroes, and happily-ever-afters are easily found between the covers, as well as under them, so she set out to make her own.

Meljean lives in Portland, Oregon with her husband and daughter.


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Thank you for the review and reading order. I have a couple of these on my wish list. Not to thrilled that book 4 is a serial, though.


Thanks for another great review of this series Suzanne

Carmen Fox

Wow, how come I’ve never heard of this? I recently won an Amazon gift card. I already had stuff picked out, but now I’ll have to spend it on this series. 🙂 Thanks.


i liked this more than the iron duke!…