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The Circus Infinitus - Broken Promise
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Series: The circus Infinitus, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: Australian English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Storm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The mysterious teleporting Circus Infinitus is forced to make an emergency landing in the Wild West. Parts are required for repairs, and the Ringmaster, Professor Abbacus, Dr Tumblety and Felina travel into a small town called Broken Promise to find a blacksmith.
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.
A Visit to the Theatre
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nikki's got a an urgent telex for an easy bounty. Niemann's in town. All she's got to do is find him. The trouble is, Niemann wants to be found. A dieselpunk story by Sean Monaghan, author of Deadstick and Rotations. Includes bonus flash fiction story, The Neuron Thieves. Cover illustration by Ateliersommerland.
The Little Clockwork Mermaid
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
From the imagination behind the award-winning Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series comes a steampunk novella inspired by Hans Christian Andersen. The mermaid Lorelei is the youngest daughter of King Triton, but she has always been drawn to the Above world. Though she is revels in the joys of her tail and the underwater world, she has never felt she belongs there.
Aladdin and His Wonderfully Infernal Device
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
From the imagination behind the award-winning Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series comes a steampunk novella to a legend from A Thousand and One Arabian Nights. Aladdin is a street-wise thief that finds himself under the tutelage of a world-renown illusionist. He is escorted deep into the deserts in search of a treasure beyond his wildest dreams, and discovers instead something far more valuab
Gaslight Tea Party
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
Tea and cookies… with an imaginary friend? Let people make fun of her if they want. Claire ignores them. Nemo finally came around for a proper visit, and they have local gossip to catch up on. Until the warm glow of the gaslamps reveal the truth for everyone to see. A science fiction steampunk short story. This edition includes the complete BONUS story "Bowl the Lizard" by J.A. Marlow.
Rink Rash
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Across the radioactive desert lies The Kingdom of Vegas and the Roller Ball final. Hel's Belles are on their way to the final but someone wants to stop them...
Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Kraken
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Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Power up the laser cannons! Get Mister Darwin on deck! Follow that mechanical kraken! Book 4 of a reasonably thrilling steampunk/pirate mash up.
Riding The Devil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
With his town running from one strange frontier to another as they elude their abductors, Aaron Walker is forced to risk all to fulfill his destiny. “Riding The Devil" is a science fiction / fantasy story with a western steampunk flavor, and is also available in the collection "More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
The Garden Pool
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Books. Power. Electricity. The wizard has everything forbidden the common people—and nobody even knows his name. For two girls barely in their teens, the mystery—and the temptations—prove irresistible. On a cold winter's night, they enter the wizard's garden to discover a treasure more precious than any they imagined—and a secret that tests their friendship beyond any civilized limits...
In the Spirit of Christmas
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It’s Christmas Eve, and Wellington and Eliza investigate an incredible haunting in the heart of London. What looks to be a job well done in the end quickly becomes a lump of coal in their stockings when their client takes some offense… Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Nannies, Inc.
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Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Bitten Fruit Books / Satin Smoke Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Established in 1839, Nannies, Inc. has provided qualified child carers for over a million families, from the UK to Japan. Elizabeth Watson always thought she could make a difference … now she's about to find out just how right she is. Silly and sweet, it will warm your heart and take you on a quiet journey down the road of possibilities. Genre: Fantasy, with very light steampunk. (Short Story)
Il freddo dell'inferno
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Series: Le Ombre di Marte, Demo. Price: Free! Words: 5,340. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Siamo nel 1911 in un'Europa sull'orlo della guerra. A 20 anni dall'invasione dei marziani, ora estinti, l'umanità sfrutta le tecnologie aliene per integrarle alla propria. Troviamo automobili, carrozze, dirigibili, biplani, armi a raggi ed astronavi. Nel freddo dell'inverno polacco, l'ingegner Kazimierskj vive una spiacevole avventura. Questo racconto apre il ciclo "Le Ombre di Marte".
Atomic Heart
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Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
At the core of the Industrial Revolution the world is on the verge of extraordinary technological advancements. A new and powerful energy source rises to dethrone the generalized use of steam. In the right hands, the new power source can speed up Mankind’s development but on the wrong hands it can destroy the world.
Coração Atómico
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Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Em plena Revolução Industrial, o mundo está à beira de extraordinários avanços tecnológicos. Uma nova e poderosa fonte de energia emerge para destronar o uso generalizado do vapor. Nas mãos certas, essa nova fonte de energia pode acelerar o avanço da Humanidade, mas nas mãos erradas pode destruir o mundo.
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.
The Pirate's Premonition
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Continuing the tales from Rhythlan as part of the Birth of an Imperium series, The Pirate's Premonition tells the story of the sky pirate Aerin as she is forced to fight for her life after fellow sky pirate Kalen comes knocking, wanting the money he is owed. Now Aerin is forced to race against time and get the coin before Kalen puts a bullet in her head.
The Musketeer's Dream
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Within the same world as The Inquisitor's Confession, a young man named Craven always dreamed of being a Musketeer for the Three Peaks Air force, but as his dream finally comes true, he realises the truth about life in the military.
The Inquisitor's Confession
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In a world of airships, gears and Engineer gods known as the Arcana, an ageing Inquisitor is captured and brought before a judge of the great Alexandria Imperium. There he recounts the story of the creation of the Imperium, the birth of the steam age, the creation of the first airship, and finally to the beginning of its downfall.
The Cross of Columba
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Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
April, 1883 Agent Bryan Teague travels from the London offices to a remote area of Scotland on the call of Lord Pennyfarthing, a self-proclaimed scientist and specialist in ancient and rare fauna. Agent Teague arrives to find his skepticism of Pennyfarthing’s previous follies on finding a traumatised valet and a dying English lord with an incredible fish story…