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Blood Alchemy
By Phaedra Weldon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Caldwell Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When Arthur is approached by a stranger to use his investigative prowess to find his brother, the humble physician on Wimple Street cannot refuse. But can he abide by the use of forbidden Arcane Magic while fighting against a foe as old as time itself?
The Man in the Mask
By Marcelle Dube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An A’lle Chronicles short mystery by the author of Backli’s Ford. To fulfill her sister’s dying wish, Violet takes the long, arduous journey to the far north, one step ahead of her larcenous uncle’s hired thugs. But when she finds herself in danger in the Yukon wilderness, she will trust her life to a strange man in a golden mask. A classic murder mystery that crosses pulp with steampunk
Colt Coltrane and the Harrowing Heights of Hollywoodland
By Allison M. Dickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this special "mini-episode," Colt Coltrane and his robot sidekick Petey get a thrilling taste of the Hollywood life when a famed movie director gets in over his head with the mob!
The Painting in the Crate. A Pounds & Sterling Short Story
By Ethan Stratmore
Series: Pounds & Sterling, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This short story is the first in the "Pounds & Sterling" series. A famous art history professor had been murdered. His doctoral student, art historian Samantha Pounds, takes up her own investigations. Soon she finds a useful clue, and presents it to medical examiner Dr. Oliver Sterling. Together they solve the case, in which international smugglers and foreign trading companies are involved.
Clockwork Wings: the Chronicles of Icarus Part 1
By Stacy Buck
Price: Free! Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Clockwork Wings: the Chronicles of Icarus Part 1 is the pilot episode in an upcoming full length novel deeply based in Greek Mythology with a Steam Punk twist. This previously untold sequel of the greek heroes, Icarus and Theseus, takes you into a bronze age world with steam punk technology. Read a book unlike any you've ever read before in a whole new genre we're calling Mythpunk!
Tesla - Episode 5
By Mark Lingane
Series: Tesla, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
It's tots OMG with emosh overload as New Bearing come to town for the tesla school ball. Sebastian begins to understand his powers. Melanie goes a bit weird. Oh and there is war as well, and zeppelins. A steampunk post-apocalypse adventure for teens & juveniles.
Under Oak Island
By K T Bryski
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Agent Brandon Hill is called in to investigate strange happenings in Nova Scotia. The location is an isolated stretch of land called Oak Island, a truly peculiar place with mystery and peril surrounding it. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences. They explore events mentioned in the novels, characters seen and unseen.
Why the Sea is Boiling Hot
By Michael Spence
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Researcher Dodgson is happy in the bowels of the R&D department of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences, until a mysterious death and the question of space and time fling him out of it. Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
In the Shade of the Ishtar Trees: A Tale of the First Venus War (a steampunk short story)
By J.P. Medved
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Lieutenant Albo Collins has just come to Venus straight from graduating West Point, and the young officer craves more to do than cleaning drunks off the streets of New Philadelphia. When the governor orders the First Venusian Colonial Infantry to the northern border of the colony Collins gets his wish, but he has little idea what horrors await him, in the shade of the Ishtar trees.
Queen Victoria's Ball (a steampunk short story)
By J.P. Medved
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Decorated airship pilot Henry Emerson has just returned to London from a military expedition in the Sudan. He and his friends are to receive medals for heroism at the Crystal Palace from Queen Victoria herself, but when an enigmatic American woman appears to warn him his life is in danger, Henry finds himself racing against time to prevent a conspiracy aimed at the very heart of the Empire.
Space Grease & Pixie Dust: Episode 1
By Samantha Warren
Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Zuzy Bumpbump just wants to live a nice, quiet life where she can work on spaceships and be happy. But her little brother has other plans. Troublesome to the core, Flinch leads his older sister on escapades throughout the galaxy that land them in sticky situations and lots of hot water. Follow the antics of Zuzy and Flinch in this fun Firefly-meets-magic serial.
Tesla - Episode 4
By Mark Lingane
Series: Tesla, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Episode 4. Melanie and Sebastian settle into the Steam Academy. Sebastian finds out that school sucks. Melanie finds out getting fit sucks. A steampunk post-apocalypse adventure for teens & juveniles. Sebastian has lost his parents. Strange part-machine people have come to his quiet town to kill him. His only chance of help comes from an obscure note left by his mother.
Five Science Fiction Short Stories - Volume II
By Lawrence Frederick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,310. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
How to save a civilization on the brink of obliteration? Catch a glimpse into a world in which the government tracks our every move. Is humankind simply a huge biology experiment? See how an autocrat could use video games to control the world. Since 1910 radio waves have radiated from Planet Earth. Since them countless television and other broadcasts have joined them. Who is listening?
The Nephele Ship: Volume Three - The New Capital (A Steampunk Adventure)
By Luke Shephard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Captain Austin Strallahan of the airship Nephele is not a hero, under normal circumstances. Faced with a disaster that could wipe life off the planet, though, he has no choice but to take his crew and meet it head-on! In the frozen workshop they met the fire-beasts, who have caused the whole problem. With a little help from an enemy and the appearance of an unexpected ally, they might just succeed
The Nephele Ship: Volume Two - The Fire-Beasts (A Steampunk Adventure)
By Luke Shephard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
After a catastrophe that covered half the world in inhospitable ice, a team of treasure hunters finds a lead about a mysterious workshop said to contain miraculous and wondrous inventions that could be worth fortunes. Will they be able to escape with the greatest treasure-- their lives? Will the Nephele and it's crew survive?
Xana-La
By Stephen Palmer
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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"The fate of all those who enter Moongolia is to die." Follow the surreal and highly improbable journey of Victorian explorers Pharaday Lemmington and Franclin Spar-Turney as they investigate the truth of the secret Himalayan city of Xana-La. A surreal and mysterious short story - and the originator of the full-length novel Hairy London.
El Dirigible
By Joseph Remesar
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Enormes dirigibles, ordenadores mecánicos, autogiros, armas de rayos, automatones, Joseph M Remesar nos presenta una historia alternativa en un mundo dominado por complejas máquinas de vapor. Una novela steampunk que combina el género policiaco con la más clásica tradición de la Ciencia-Ficción de H.G. Wells y Julio Verne.
Night of Zealotry (A Tale of the Assassin Without a Name #3)
By Scott Marlowe
Series: Assassin Without a Name, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,450. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Take out the mark, retrieve the scroll, and avoid getting killed by his protection detail of Black Guard mercenaries. That was the job. Simple enough, or so the Assassin Without a Name thought, until he finds himself smack in the middle of three organizations all vying for possession of the item he just stole.
Little Monsters
By Terry Hayman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What did the writing of Frankenstein do for the life of young Mary Shelley? When she miscarried, when her married lover was unfaithful, when her half-sister killed herself, when she and her new husband fled to Italy only to lose their two children there to sickness and death? What did her tale wreak in her then? Because Frankenstein wasn’t just a story she wrote. It was a plan.
High Society
By Daniel Ausema
Series: Spire City: Season One, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What can you do when a steampunk mad genius targets you with a deadly serum? Fight back. Spire City is home to mighty machines of steam power and clockwork, and giant beetles pull picturesque carriages over cobbled streets, but there is a darker secret behind these wonders.