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SteampunX - Episode Three: The Railroad Underground
Price: Free! Words: 9,100. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
Aenima
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by Infinitas Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
1000 words. A steampunk investigator discovers a missing scientist has created a strange clockwork angel.
Ex Cineribus Resurge
Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It is 2011 in an alternate war-torn Victorian-era world. A young girl and her guardian seek the Emperor of the country to ask him to stop the ten year civil war. A war between those who are for, and those who are against new technologies, and between the non-religious versus those that still believe. This short story is a prelude to my upcoming novel The Clockwork Universe.
Kaboom!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 870. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by enpublikant. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Steampunk flash fiction in which Jellana, riding from town to town on her steam tandem, gets in trouble with an unscrupulous traffic cop.
Defender of the Departed
You set the price! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
When Kassandra Leyden begins seeing the ghost of her mother, she decides to investigate the circumstances of Anastasia's disappearance. Kassandra's mentor is not what he seems, her father is drinking himself into oblivion, and she's developing the ability to commune with the dead. Finally, someone has discovered how to interrogate the departed...(steampunk short story)
Crimson Overcoat Versus Christmas
Series: The Adventures of Crimson Overcoat. Price: Free! Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Alexander Valtam aka Crimson Overcoat, former superhero and current magician's lab assistant, is hired by Santa's elves to mediate a labor dispute at the North Pole. Steampunk science-heroes clash with holiday fantasy in this action packed adventure.
Forged in Blood I (The Emperor's Edge Book 6)
Series: The Emperor's Edge, Book 6. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 124,840. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.88 from 8 reviews)
The emperor has been ousted from the throne, his bloodline in question, and war is descending on the capital. Forge, the nefarious business coalition that has been manipulating the political situation from the beginning, has the ultimate weapon at its disposal. If it was difficult for a small team of outlaws to make a difference before, it's a monumental task now...
Above The Clouds
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Young love is hard, no matter who you are or what you are. This young adult short story by Richard Roberts tells the story of two star-crossed lovers in a steampunk setting. Even though they've never seen the ground, theirs is a story as old as Romeo and Juliet. Will it end just as tragically?
Republic
Series: The Emperor's Edge, Book 8. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 210,450. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
The Singer
Price: Free! Words: 27,410. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
It's 2010, and science has yet to discover how to harness electrical power. The music industry is everything you'd expect: ruthless, conceited, avaricious, shallow—save for only one difference: there is no way to amplify the human voice. Doctor John Doe has discovered a revolutionary new process to transform aspiring musicians into Singers. But at what cost?
New Ceres Issue 1
Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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
Series: Astrid Darby Adventures, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by DC Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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 Dragoneers
Series: The Chronicles of Susah, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
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.
Little Agnes and the Ghosts of Kelpie Wharf
Price: Free! Words: 19,730. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013 by DC Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Shalaby and Fecklace Spend the Night in an Unnatural Manor
Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Angel Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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.
Deathmaker (Dragon Blood, Book 2)
Series: Dragon Blood, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When Lieutenant Caslin Ahn joined Wolf Squadron, she was prepared for the reality that she might one day be killed in the line of duty. She was less prepared for being shot down, assumed dead by her own people, and dragged off to the Cofah Empire as a prisoner of war. As if being thrust into a dungeon and interrogated wasn't bad enough, her cellmate is the notorious pirate Deathmaker.
Lady Jessica, Monster Hunter - Episode 1: Heart Of The Empire
Series: Lady Jessica, Monster Hunter - Season One. Price: Free! Words: 21,390. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Heart of the Empire is the first episode in a series of action and character driven steampunk adventures featuring Lady Jessica and The Black Diamonds. Short in length, each episode is designed to be standalone: though they are linked by an overall story arc which will develop as the 'season' progresses.
Jet Black – Return to the Planet of the Merwomen #15
Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Caelin Day. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A call from a beautiful Merwoman has Jet and the crew carrying an empty box into hostile territory to face their nightmare.
Tess Mercury and the Wanton Wife
Series: Tess Mercury, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by DC Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.