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Masquerade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,550. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Plots and intrigue are Marchioness Genevieve Merlot’s specialty, yet they will need all their skills to escape an assassin and save their Queen.
Blood of God: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Michael is one of the last dinosaurs on Earth. His only purpose in life is to protect his nephew Adam from the mechanical foot soldiers of the empire. Lord Kazan created the dinosaurs, and now wants to undo his mistake. But Michael has other ideas. Witness the dinosaurs' last stand, in this tale of revenge, courage, and sacrifice. This story can also be found in the collection Worlds on Fire.
The Meteorologist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A short mystery set in the universe of Grantaburgh. A scientist is drawn to the foot of an oak tree, blackened by years of lighting strikes. Only he knows the cause, and must stop it each time.
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
Miss Alice Lovelady's First Omnibus of her Inexplicable Adventures
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The first three of Miss Alice Lovelady’s Inexplicable Adventures! Contains Mr Tok, The Caspian Star, and Katherine.
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.
Beauties of the Beast (The Yellow Hoods, #4)
Series: The Yellow Hoods, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fairy tales
The Lady in Red’s revenge against the Piemans is nearly complete, and soon there will be no one to stop her. She’s ready for anything, except for the return of her long dead son. But is it really him? Continues the thrilling ride from All the King’s-Men and will have you punching the air with joy and biting your nails in angst.
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...
The Music Box Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young man with the voice of an angel and dreams of stardom. A globe-trotting heiress with a passion for adventure and memories of a lost childhood love. A mysterious woman with a soul made of pure music and a secret worth killing for. Beneath the glitter and sparkle, something sinister lurks at the opera, and three lives will collide with tragic consequences.
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.