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Angel Eyes
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Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Authority rules over the blighted metropolis from their airships on high. The only reason the malicious masters approach the dirty streets is to kidnap members of the underclass for experimentation. But they didn't count on one woman and her quest for revenge.
New Ceres Issue 1
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Price: Free! Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
On New Ceres you will find coffee houses, highwaymen, drinks, gambling and illegal high technology. New Ceres' New Enlightenment constrains society as well as liberating old thoughts and literature and drinking customs. The planet plays interstellar politics to defend its independence and it recruits refugees from Old Earth and the conquered New Alliance planets to maintain some dangerous habits.
Astrid Darby and the Circus in the Sky
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Series: Astrid Darby Adventures, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Astrid and her entourage are off to the Cirque du Flaire, the famous circus in the sky, to solve a thrilling mystery, the surreal nature of which they discover is more shocking than they have ever encountered before.
The Basics of Flight
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Basics of Flight describes young Katherine Riley’s struggle to become an air-ship (called a ‘leo-fin’ in the story) pilot in a steampunk Victorian England
Bartleby and James (Galvanic Century 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 40,210. Language: British English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Pomoconsumption Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 1 review)
Alton Bartleby is a social savant and the foppish toast of Edwardian London's upper crust. James Wainwright is a brilliant but socially stunted working class engineer with a fialr for invention and a propensity towards violence. Together they solve the mysteries that Scotland Yard cannot. This novel is the first in the Galvanic Century steampunk series of mysteries set in Edwardian England.
The Princess of Caldris
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Series: The Pandoran Age Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,570. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The Pandoran Age Chronicles Book One Winteroud Sole is a young psychic when the Royal Detectives bring him on a case of missing persons; the Princess of Caldris. It is not long before the small group of investigators draws fire. The Transhuman Imperials, numerous galactic corporations, and underworld space syndicates all are suspect. In the Palace library Winteroud senses a great inhuman evil...
Shalaby and Fecklace Spend the Night in an Unnatural Manor
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Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shalaby W. Shalaby regards it as his civic duty to investigate the grave incident of the counterfeited ladies' hats. His companion, Byron Fecklace, inventor of the Gatling sword, does not consider the matter nearly so pressing. With the help of a dime novel and a dumb waiter, let us hope they can vanquish the diabolical spectre that awaits them in the UNNATURAL MANOR.
The Dragoneers
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Series: The Chronicles of Susah, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When eighteen-year-old Susah leaves home against her parents’ wishes to become a dragoneer, she discovers the life of a warrior is one of hard work and dedication to a cause greater than life itself.
Jet Black – Return to the Planet of the Merwomen #15
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A call from a beautiful Merwoman has Jet and the crew carrying an empty box into hostile territory to face their nightmare.
Little Agnes and the Ghosts of Kelpie Wharf
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Price: Free! Words: 19,730. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Lovable, precocious and clinically insane young scientist Agnes Crowley and her ubiquitous companion, Vic, a re-animated clockwork cadaver, investigate the mysterious ghosts of Kelpie Wharf, but to uncover the secrets of the wharf, they must face an army of werewolves, bogeymen, revenants, bog monsters, Spring-Heeled Jacks and other legendary monsters of lore.
Clockwork Nessie
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Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Spencer Imaginarium. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An intrepid young woman in pre-World War 1 Scotland, who prefers science to matrimony, discovers a world of incredible secrets her late father was keen on hiding from her. Clockwork Nessie is a short story featuring steam-powered inventions, monsters, pirates and handsome scientists.
The First Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
The Vertigo City Resistance is pitted against the shadowy Weimar Corporation. Their stalemate is broken by the death of an infiltrator. The fiery Resistance Commander Liss Hunt and bewildered companion Philip Wiseman set off on a journey into both organisations to discover the truth behind who runs Vertigo. The First Tale is an action adventure featuring automatons, mad scientists and explosions!
Tess Mercury and the Wanton Wife
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Series: Tess Mercury, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by DC Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Tess Mercury and her posse are the best damn bounty hunters in the west. This is the story of how Lightning Hazel Harley with her arsenal of death rays, stun guns, incendiary devices, explosives and irradiated lizard spit joined the gang and helped them capture the infamous Chicago loan shark, Rudy the Roll Ricone.
Queue (Waterman)
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Series: Waterman. Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What should a young servant do when his employer may fire him at any moment, his employer's beautiful daughter is absorbed with her high school textbook ("How to be Firm with Servants"), and he's blocked from carrying out a simple task by a snooty cyborg? . . . This flash fiction blends science fiction with 1960s domestic comedy. It is a side story in Waterman, a retrofuture series.
Orphans of the Celestial Sea, Episode 2: Engine Trouble
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Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Orphans of the Celestial Sea is a Steampunk serial chronicling the adventures of Tom Cain and his misfit crew as they try to unravel the mysteries surrounding their airship Hecate and the plague of psychosis-inducing Mist which is slowly destroying human civilization.
Republic
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 210,450. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
After the notorious outlaws Amaranthe and Sicarius helped overthrow the corrupt faction controlling the empire and brought in a great war hero to lead the nation to prosperity, they finally earned their pardons—and some time off. A tropical vacation cruising around in a private submarine? Perfect. But their trip is interrupted by a summons from the new president: they're needed back at home.
Gears and Levers 1: A Steampunk Anthology
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Quest for the Mind and Soul Come, my friends, adventure and romance awaits in worlds that never were but should have been. Magic and science blend together as Gears and Levers explores the quest for all that makes up humanity. Battle pirates, travel back in time, fly in dirigibles, explore the wonders of the Orient, and walk with automatons in twenty amazing tales set in Steampunk lands
Orphans of the Celestial Sea, Episode 3: Mysterious Cargo
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Orphans of the Celestial Sea is a Steampunk serial chronicling the adventures of Tom Cain and his misfit crew as they try to unravel the mysteries surrounding their airship Hecate and the plague of psychosis-inducing Mist which is slowly destroying human civilization.
Waylines - Issue 5
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Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 5 features interviews with authors David Steffen and Ken Liu and film maker Christopher Frey, with stories by Samantha Kymmell-Harvey and David Halpert.
Balanced on the Blade's Edge (Dragon Blood, Book 1)
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Series: Dragon Blood. Price: Free! Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Sardelle Terushan wakes from three hundred years in a mage stasis shelter, only to realize that she is the last of the Referatu, the sorcerers who once helped protect Iskandia from conquerors. Their subterranean mountain community was blown up in a treacherous sneak attack by soldiers who feared their power. Everyone Sardelle ever knew is dead, and...