Steampunks in Space is an event that takes place at the National Space Centre in Leicester. For the uninitiated steampunk is a mash-up of history and sci fi. Victorian/Edwardian settings with technology that is anachronistic or fantastical. I love H.G. Wells’ ‘War of the Worlds’, and the ‘Doctor Who’ episodes “The Talons of Weng-Chiang’, ‘The Horror of Fang Rock’ and ‘Ghostlight’, and ‘The League of Extraordinary Gentlement’ and that’s as close as I’ve gotten to steampunk. However, that was until writing ‘The Darkwood Mysteries’, and researching genres and markets, and seeing where Darkwood and Hobbs will be going at times, I started thinking more about steampunk and wanted to understand and experience it more. Steampunks in Space was a great place to start….