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Opener of the Ways
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Sent on a flight out of Britain, Sir Percival and I find ourselves in Egypt, the land of very large, very strange structures. Not having travelled overseas before I’m determined to enjoy the experience but find myself having visions of strange beings, females worshipping me, and my violent death. What do they mean? And what must I do to prevent my dream death from becoming reality?
Legend of the Hour
Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
20 years ago the Lynchman’s Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend—it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, his identity will be revealed at last.
A Lynchman's Owl
Price: Free! Words: 17,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
20 years ago the Lynchman’s Owl disappeared. Hero, villain, monster, fiend—it is undeniable the lingering effects the mysterious creature has left on the beleaguered nation, long since at odds with its own downtrodden, oppressed people. 20 years later, with ironclad airships taking to the skies and the world charged for total war beneath, someone has come looking, and his identity will be at last
蒸汽与情感
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 21, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
魔幻、混乱和机械。《蒸汽与情感》是一部以狂野的加利福尼亚西部淘金热为背景的前蒸汽朋克悬疑小说。 Magic, mayhem, and mechanicals. STEAM AND SENSIBILITY is a pre-Steampunk novel of suspense set in the wild west of the California gold rush.
Alexandra e o Resgate no Castelo do Ninho das Águias
Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Alexandra Mitrokhin, a espiã do Império Russo, é enviada em uma missão considerada impossível: invadir o principal quartel-general da Prússia e resgatar o Dr. Nikolai Ivanovich, sequestrado por causa dos seus ambiciosos planos para a Força Aérea do Tsar.
The Unknown Goddess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A Victorian murder mystery among the tombs of Egypt. The year is 1871, a world of discovery and invention. Electricity, electric lights, fast airship travel... it is not quite the Victorian England of history books! Join proper English gentleman and antiquarian, Josiah Samson, and his surprisingly able assistant, Bea, on their first adventure! Murder, suspense, ancient secrets revealed...
Victoria Eternal
Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Alternative history
Steampunk with an intergalactic twist! Enter a fantastical world filled with alien spacecraft and Victorian sensibilities, formal balls and travel to the stars. The British Empire spans the galaxy, but the empire is shaken when an ambassador's daughter and a man with a dangerous secret make a perilous discovery~ Victoria Eternal is a *short story* of approximately 25 pages.
The Adventurous Time Adventures of Doctor When
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Adventurous Time Adventures of Doctor When: A Steampunk Time Drama in Eight Acts will delight and divert discerning readers. Prepare to journey hence with Doctor When through space-time on a Very Important Mission to save the world from untold chronological havoc!
The Adventures of Viola Stewart #3: Three More Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Men in Grey return – with plans for Viola. Will the lure of technology seduce Viola or will Henry lose her forever? Viola Stewart returns in a new series of short adventures, with a hint of romance. This Victorian Mystery series is set in a steampunk fantasy world and has a gaslamp flavour.
The Boy With the Clockwork Heart
Price: Free! Words: 4,900. Language: British English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Edward once worked in a cotton mill, until he slipped and fell into the machinery. This story tells the tale of how he received a clockwork heart and how he met the Shadow three times.
The Prize
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Terrified orphan, Annabel, flees to a steam punk London one step ahead of a man determined to imprison her. From deep in her soul Annabel dreams of becoming the world’s greatest magician and alchemist and vows nothing or no one will stop her. Will the forces aligned against her destroy her or will she win The Prize she seeks?
Skyjackers - Episode 1: A Proper Nuisance
Series: Skyjackers - Season One. Price: Free! Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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For Vivian Caine, becoming the world’s most fearsome airship pirate comes with obstacles. When she crosses paths with the fresh-faced Jonathan Thorpe, a recent graduate of the Sky Marshal Academy tasked with enforcing order and justice across the skies, Vivian will be forced to weigh her swashbuckling life of crime against the unwelcome feelings she finds herself developing for the young captain.
Revolution's Reign
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
A century after the American Colonies failed their revolution, Henry Wilson and his fellow compatriots still fight with hopes of freeing their nation from Britain's iron grip. They find an opportunity when they come across a disgraced British Soldier who goes by the name of Ulysses S. Grant.
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: Free! 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".
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?
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."