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Steam House

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Steam House is a thrilling adventure that takes readers on a journey through the heart of India during the 19th century. The story follows a group of British explorers as they travel in a steam-powered house on wheels, facing dangers and obstacles along the way.

Jules Verne's vivid descriptions of the Indian landscape, culture, and people bring the story to life, making it feel as if the reader is right there alongside the characters. The fast-paced plot keeps readers on the edge of their seats, never knowing what will happen next.

The character development is strong, with each member of the group bringing something unique to the story. From the courageous Captain Hood to the resourceful engineer Banks, each character adds depth and complexity to the narrative.

Overall, Steam House is a captivating adventure that will appeal to fans of Jules Verne's work and anyone who enjoys a well-written and exciting story. Highly recommended for readers looking for a thrilling escape into a bygone era.

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Jules Verne is back with another action-packed adventure--this time in India with a steam-powered elephant! Maucler, Captain Hood, Banks, and Colonel Munro set out for a pleasure trip across India in their train pulled by Behemoth, their mechanical elephant, but soon realize that they are in the midst of a plot by the Colonel's archenemy, Nana Sahib, to get vengeance for past wrongs and seize control of India once and for all. Will they be able to escape from a hidden assassin and uncover a secret hidden for decades in time to stop Nana Sahib? You’ll have to join us in this exciting story read by volunteers to find out!

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