This winter we hosted The Nightmare Garden contest - a steampunk inspired contest where the winner will get to have a phone call with author Caitlin Kittredge! The challenge? Create a steampunk word or phrase and give us the pronunciation guide and the dictionary definition. After reviewing the entries, we have finally chosen a winner!
Congrats to KAYLABECK! Your entry was our favorite and not only have you won a phone call with Caitlin, but you're also getting a signed copy of THE IRON THORN! (Check your email for an email from a member of the Random House team.)
Here's the winning entry:
Your Steampunk Word Or Phrase:
A member of a time traveling team who does the scientific application and study of the process. Horos - Greek for "hour, time" Logos - Greek for "study" Naut - Greek for "sailor.