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Into Aether
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Colorado teen Theodora will do anything to find her missing mom, including travel into the hidden and mysterious Victorian subculture of Aether. She takes a ride with airship pirates to a floating island full of strange automatons and even stranger people. After a century-old feud reignites, she uncovers the alarming truth about her family's past. Finding her mother is more important than ever.
Escape Aether
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,480. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Valera longs to escape her sheltered life and overbearing mother. She just never imagines that her opportunity would arrive after being kidnapped. Now she has a decision to make: face a world filled with danger and discover her own power, or return home where it's safe and live in a gilded cage.
Save Aether
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,590. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Julia never had a real family until meeting Theo and Valera. Now, united by the Trinity Key, they are plagued by nightmares. Danu, the goddess of Aether, calls out to them to free her. However, the Elders of Aether don't want to give up their power and warn the girls to stay away from Danu's tomb. Julia must decide whether to trust the Elders or to follow her instincts and release Danu.
Ohre (Heaven's Edge Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,760. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
All Ohre wants is the kind of freedom a life in the sea can give. But he doesn't want to live it alone anymore. He wants the princess and if Qeya won’t come willingly, he’ll make her.
Copper Visions
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by ShadowInk Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Injured in a mining accident, Sophie was given a new life with mechanical arms. When she's caught up in a plot that requires her new arms, she enlists the help of a mechanical friend who has more to do with the plot than either of them realize.
Beyond the Starline: Book One in the Dark Sea Trilogy (Volume 1)
Series: The Dark Sea Trilogy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
"Golden Compass meets Treasure island." An orphaned child. A mysterious device. Cut-throat pirates who’d kill to get it. When her mother is killed by pirates, a young girl is thrust into a dangerous quest to find her missing father.
Blood Worms
Series: Clockwork Rift. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,350. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Esme covered her mouth and nose before sucking in a deep breath. The kill room stank of death. Odd thing was the skull, hole punched through the top. Question was who'd done it and if there was money to be made turning them in. Getting intel led Esme from the sewers and right up to the Clockwork Rift that led to Earth. Intel that threatened not just her life but the lives of the entire human race.
To Dream of Flying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Amelia Penfield dreams of flying, but not in one of the famous airships. No, Amelia dreams of standing on a cliff overlooking an ocean and transforming from a woman into a great bird. Her dreams are so real, so all consuming, that her father fears she will ascend the tallest building and throw herself into the sky. Can father and daughter solve the riddle of this inexplicable compulsion?
Grigory's Gadget
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Zoya and her friends wanted to escape their oppressive life in Lodninsk, but when pirates attacked their ship they were shanghaied and forced to join their crew. Caught in a struggle for Zoya’s family heirloom – a small gadget with unknown power – will she and her friends make it safely to their new home?
The Last Surviving Gondola Widow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an alternate post-Civil War Chicago, they still remember the day the Gondolas sent by the South died and the city burned—again. Lou, a Pinkerton detective, uses magic to hunt down the Gondola pilots, now called Gondola widows. She thought she had caught them all. But when evidence comes to light that one last widow hides in the most public of places, Lou must find a way to stop her—for good.
Nocturnal Academy 14 - Infinite Times
Series: Nocturnal Academy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,970. Language: Australian English. Published: March 2, 2016 by Storm Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
All contact with the newest Nocturnal Academy, located on the moon, has been lost. A rescue team was sent in to find out what happened, but it disappeared as well. Nocturnal Councillor, Lord Harmon Eldritch, is at his wits’ end and calls the one person he genuinely believes can help. Unfortunately, Professor Abbacus has also vanished without trace.
Those Who Wander
Series: AllThat Glitters. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,910. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this steampunk adventure, two teens from contrasting walks of life set off in search of a legendary treasure in the hopes of changing their lives.
The Maze
Series: The Twins. Price: Free! Words: 14,850. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 1 review)
Leah was afraid, terrified even. The reason for her fear was a mystery. Visions of a tall man with stormy gray eyes chasing her through the dusty streets of a small town crowded her mind in the worst moments. Who was he? She didn't know. Amnesia was a way to cope with hard times, her psychiatrist had said. Why couldn't she remember?Why did she feel like running away? Her mind was lost in the maze.
The Machine
Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An observation of inevitability. A repercussion, strictly.
Commerce Raider
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Hughy Terson, midshipman aboard the commerce raider Aquila, has charge of the prize crew aboard the captured passenger liner Princess. He’s an outlaw in the eyes of the Oligarchy. Getting Aquila to a safe haven is challenge enough. The beautiful and enigmatic Griffa Kathria Marte is another problem. Only a fool would trust her, or fall under her spell. A short and gripping space opera.
Le Chevalier e o Pêndulo da Morte
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » General
Le Chevalier e Persa precisam resolver o misterioso sequestro de Monsieur Drebbel, um engenheiro a serviço de sua majestade, Napoleão Bonaparte III. O ano é 1865 e nesta França alternativa, onde a tecnologia steampunk impulsiona as nações a um novo mundo, espiões, bandidos e assassinos convivem com cientistas, policiais e políticos de todas as espécies e estirpes.
Jolimont Street Ghost
Series: Paranormology, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 29,480. Language: Australian English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The supposition that darkness is merely the absence of light is both popular and false, as those who practise the occult can affirm. In the dark cellar of number thirteen Jolimont Street, a house we had assumed benign, I unwittingly brought forth an ancient evil that threatened not only our reputations, but our souls. This is the fourth book in the Paranormology Series.
A Black Hand For Franz Ferdinand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Franz Ferdinand, Reichsheir to the Four Thrones of the Osterreich, is about to visit Sarajevo. It's his wife Sofia's birthday and he wants the day to be memorable for her. Gavrilo, a Bosnian Serb committed to 'Union or Death', wants the day to be memorable as well. It is June 28th, 1914, and Gavrilo has his own present to offer . . . a Black Hand for Franz Ferdinand.
The Boy Who Could
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Nathaniel Tees was rather impatient as he waited for the signal alarm to ring. Every evening, when it became totally dark outside, a bell would make a distinguished clear note accompanied by the sound of a gush of air........
The Unpleasantness at Baskerville Hall
Series: Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,770. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2016 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Wodehouse steampunk version of The Hound of the Baskervilles! “Jeeves and Wooster meet Holmes and Watson with a touch of steampunk in the hilarious first full-length Reeves and Worcester tale ... This laugh-out-loud parody works on several levels ... With razor-sharp wit and fast pacing this is an excellent genre mash-up that fires on all cylinders.” – Publishers Weekly