Benjamin Jacobson


Benjamin Jacobson is the award-winning author of such stories as “A Hatful of Rabbits” and “Brother, Can You Spare the Time?” His short fiction has appeared all over the Internet and even on paper. SteampunX is his first foray into serial fiction.

Where to find Benjamin Jacobson online


SteampunX - Episode Three: The Railroad Underground
By Benjamin Jacobson
Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction
On the run from a dark legacy, the man called Thunder and a group of fugitive slaves escape through the backwoods of New France. Freedom waits in the city-state of Liberia, if they can put aside their differences and evade capture. Meanwhile the organization known as the Factory has transformed slaves into bio-mechanical zombies and set them like dogs on the path of the fleeing mob.
SteampunX - Episode Two: SteamDisco Destruction
By Benjamin Jacobson
Price: Free! Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction
The shadow of slavery hangs over New France. The man called Thunder arrives to avert a war he fears may erupt. Little does he know the war began long ago in the hearts of the noirs that work the land. Trapped between the justice of the oppressed and the whims of a dangerous ally, Thunder and his teenage companions struggle to do what's right for themselves and for the Nations.
SteampunX - Episode One: Funk and Puck
By Benjamin Jacobson
Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Fiction
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It’s 1875 on the Columbian calendar. Anowarakowa, the New World, has been at peace for a century. Deep in the woods of the Ten Hundred Nations, the man called Thunder creates miracles from wire, wood and stone. When twin teenagers discover the mangled body of Thunder’s cervine automaton, a plot is uncovered that could lead to the end of the hundred year peace.
A Hatful of Rabbits
By Benjamin Jacobson
Price: Free! Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Category: Fiction
Ingredients: Ten stories, a countdown to death, fairy tale genocide, too intelligent rabbits, a deadly meteor shower, the transmutation of matter to energy, swearing, a ten-ton weight, a man who cannot fail, the world’s shortest space opera, a zduhac, three never-before-published tales, including a “Writers of the Future” award winner. All in just over ten thousand words.

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