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Anteprologue to "To Rule the Skies"
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This piece is short scene which occurs immediately before the beginning of my novel "To Rule the Skies". The novel already has a prologue, so I've termed this work an "anteprologue".
Heroes of Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Is Dalton James a hero? Certainly not! He’s a grumpy private detective that drinks too much whiskey and smokes too many cigars. He hopes to earn enough money to pay the monthly bills and once in a while get a woman or two into his bed. But what if omens, faith and destiny all work together to make him a hero? This is the story of one such man.
Crisis, With Pterodactyls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Crisis, with Pterodactyls is a two-part steampunk story. In the first part, Cherry Gentry must go back in time from the year 2053, dressed as a man, to persuade the Bureau of Engraving and Printing to use a steam-powered printing press. There she meets a man who is willing to assist her—for a price! In the second part, Cherry and her companions find themselves among dinosaurs, with no idea how the
Katherine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Katherine, my lover, has disappeared. The only clue to her whereabouts is an empty envelope addressed to her at a town she’s never mentioned. What is her connection with Mistress Velda’s Emporium of the Arcane Arts, and the town of Southend-on-Sea? And why, before my search for her has even begun, does a stranger leave a note telling me to forget her? What danger will I find by following my heart?
Gareth and the Lost Island
Price: Free! Words: 89,110. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Fast paced and funny, Gareth and the Lost Island is a story about a scholar named Gareth Mintel. He thought he had everything he had ever wanted. He was the youngest professor in the history of the University Arcanum and was already on the list to make tenure. Getting caught in the bedchambers of the wife of one of the Island Republic of Draconia’s most powerful merchants changed all of that. Befo
Curse of the Nandi
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jane Austen meets Lara Croft: Mrs. Beatrice Knight is preparing to start a life of marital bliss, or at least marital satisfaction. But the Nandi are rising up against their colonial masters and unleashing a frightening curse in the process. The intrepid Mrs. Knight faces all this with her usual aplomb, her hefty walking stick and, of course, a pot of tea. But will her marriage survive?
Los Perdidos en el Tiempo: Los Archivos de Melville 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,600. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
John Melville tras verse arrastrado por el remolino temporal despertó doscientos años atrás en el tiempo. Su providencial aparición salvó la vida a un anciano, al que los bandidos pretendían robar y matar. El anciano resultó ser el alquimista "John Dee", futuro fundador de la sociedad secreta de Los Custodios de Dios, que viajaba en busca de una cueva ancestral.
The Eye of the Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In a smog-bound city where magic has been consigned to history, 16 year old Molly Crockett discovers a body in unusual circumstances. Unable to tell her city guard father for fear of revealing the secret her murdered mother taught her, she begins investigating herself when her home is attacked by a sinister group hell bent on restoring magic for their own gains.
Wrath Of Athena
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When their fly-by-night cross-timeline petting zoo is quarantined in a hot, stinking warehouse, Scott Hardy and Athena Anders, his dish-hurling sometime girlfriend, think they’ve hit bottom. Then the zoo’s dinosaurs go missing. And it’s mating season. The only thing worse than a breeding pair of dinosaurs loose on an unsuspecting world? The wrath of Athena when she finds out who’s responsible.
Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016 by Secret Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Love. Murder. A deal with the devil. In a world where dark enchantment endangers every soul and, for the right price, anyone can live forever, Erynn must risk all to follow her clockwork heart. "Heart" is the first story in the Clockwork Heart Tales. To enter the magic, read "Heart."
The Innovative Adventures of Lucia Carlisle
Series: Blood & Steam, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It's North America in 1889, and the Golden Age of the railway is in peril as airship travel begins to capture the imagination of the entire world--with the help of investigative journalist Nellie Bly and her trip 'round the globe. Lucia is in the middle of it all, helping to build the first airship port Stateside.
The Mysterious Adventures of Becca Carlisle
Series: Blood & Steam, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Becca's missing brother Archie has been found. And it seems her father, presumed lost at sea in the Straits of Gibraltar, may not be quite as dead as all that after all. So one might be tempted think everything would be coming up Carlisle. Instead, the Baron Bloody Lindsey is at it again, this time with the assistance of his much craftier sister.
Little Red Flying Hood
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Prepare for a dogfight with the Big, Bad Wolf... In France a deadly battle is raging in the skies, but Scarlett Quinn has been shuffled off to reconnaissance duty in an ailing biplane that has seen better days. However, fate will put her in the cross-hairs of one of Germany's greatest aces, behind enemy lines and way over her head. Completing her mission will be no easy task...
Kingdom of Frankenstein: A Horror Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Dr. Victor Frankenstein lives in world that won’t accept his genius. Shunned and reviled, he spends his days alone in his castle with his horrific creations. And now he wants to make himself a mate. See Frankenstein like you’ve never seen him before, in this surreal reworking of a classic tale. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Worlds on Fire.
The Epic and Audacious Adventures of the NAUTILUS! and her Gallant Crew in the 19th Century Part I: On the Relationship Betwixt the Egyptian Space Program and the Failures of European Imperialism
Price: Free! Words: 20,220. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Union and Confederate treasure-hunters join forces on Nemo's Nautilus at the behest of time-traveling HG Wells to seek Atlantis and save Earth from the coming Martian invasion!
Deadworld
You set the price! Words: 38,110. Language: American English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Mortakin swept across Earth 26 years ago, killing nearly everyone in its path. Very quickly, we became the hunted. This is our story.
Persa e as Três Sementes de Tâmaras
Price: Free! Words: 11,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Le Chevalier está convalescendo de sua última aventura nos altos do Rio Amazonas e Persa é convocado para resolver uma estranho assassinato ocorrido nos confins do império. Deixando de lado a aristocrática e incrível Paris, o mais desbocado legionário francês retorna à sua terra natal, na Tunísia, para se embrenhar em um mistério de sangue, areia e tâmaras.
Aethosphere Chronicles: Storm of Chains
Series: Aethosphere Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
"Occupation under the rule of the Iron Empire can bring with it many titles; Imperial and Ascellan, Hierarch and Candaran, collaborator and loyalist, traitor and insurgent; and yet where do the titles of father and son fit in the grand scheme of it all?" It would prove to be one of the last things Drish's father would say to him.
Liberty (Flash Gold, #5)
Series: Flash Gold. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,670. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Kali has been working toward her dream of building an airship and escaping the frozen Yukon for so long that she can scarcely believe it’s close to becoming a reality. There’s just one problem. Cedar, her friend and business partner (and maybe a little more), is in jail, and the American authorities are on their way to hang him.
Heliodor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016 by Mocha Memoirs Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Malfric sees through the eyes of the dead – literally reliving their last moments as if they were his own. This ability is highly sought, and highly priced which is why the unscrupulous Captain Finch hires him to find the murderer of a nobleman and the whereabouts of a valuable artifact.