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Lost Waters
By Kreg Steppe
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ministry agent Daniel Pleasant receivers a message from the director along with travel orders for the United States. With the Archives in disarray, an inventory check has revealed two missing items: The Galileo Telescope and two power cells from a previous Atlantean excursion. He is partnered with OSM agent Elijah Paxton, and together the Englishman and American set off.
Murder on the Titania
By Rachael Acks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When theft turns to murder, retired Colonel Geoffrey Douglas knows only two things for certain. The Air Ship Titania carries 300 passengers and crew. And any one of them could be the murderer
All That Glitters
By Dan Rabarts
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Agents Lachlan King and Barry Ferguson are called to an isolated mining town to investigate the disappearance of a young Chinese girl. They found the town all but abandoned, and as they descend into the realm of Ruaumoko, the Maori god of earthquakes they find an explosive situation that will test both agents and their equipment sorely. Tales from the Archives are short stories
Professor Greenbolt's Aetheric Marvels
By Melinda Bardon
Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An eccentric toymaker comes to the sleepy town of Burr Ridge, and the townsfolk are delighted with his aether-powered wonders. Things are not at all what they appear, however, as Burr Ridge's children soon find out.
Philomena Sparks and The Curse of the Big Ben
By M.C. Olmo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Charles Dewhurst worked with his father at a tailoring shop in London during Victorian times. He was a perfectionist and a solitary young man who accidentally develops an innovative clock mechanism. Their business flourishes when Charles decides to use his discovery to develop an even greater invention, yet he must be wary of greed and jealousy around him. Will he go to extremes to protect it?
The War of Antiquities: One
By SB Jones
Series: The War of Antiquities. Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Discover the origins of the heroes and villains of The Eternal Gateway. The War of Antiquities is a multi-part short story romantic drama set in a steampunk fantasy world. Reading The Eternal Gateway trilogy is not required to enjoy this new series.
Fourth Stand
By Sean and Connor Hayden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Ever been so close to having what you wanted, you could taste it? Imagine if that were your freedom. Getting Paige's explosive collar off didn't mean the twins were free. Even if they escaped, they had to make sure Professor Pelusian Minus wouldn't have a way of following them. First they needed a plan.
The Circus Infinitus - Broken Promise
By Ethan Somerville
Series: The circus Infinitus, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: Australian English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Storm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The mysterious teleporting Circus Infinitus is forced to make an emergency landing in the Wild West. Parts are required for repairs, and the Ringmaster, Professor Abbacus, Dr Tumblety and Felina travel into a small town called Broken Promise to find a blacksmith.
Angel Eyes
By William Vitka
Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
A Visit to the Theatre
By Sean Monaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nikki's got a an urgent telex for an easy bounty. Niemann's in town. All she's got to do is find him. The trouble is, Niemann wants to be found. A dieselpunk story by Sean Monaghan, author of Deadstick and Rotations. Includes bonus flash fiction story, The Neuron Thieves. Cover illustration by Ateliersommerland.
The Little Clockwork Mermaid
By Pip Ballantine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,210. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
From the imagination behind the award-winning Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series comes a steampunk novella inspired by Hans Christian Andersen. The mermaid Lorelei is the youngest daughter of King Triton, but she has always been drawn to the Above world. Though she is revels in the joys of her tail and the underwater world, she has never felt she belongs there.
Aladdin and His Wonderfully Infernal Device
By Tee Morris
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
From the imagination behind the award-winning Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences series comes a steampunk novella to a legend from A Thousand and One Arabian Nights. Aladdin is a street-wise thief that finds himself under the tutelage of a world-renown illusionist. He is escorted deep into the deserts in search of a treasure beyond his wildest dreams, and discovers instead something far more valuab
Gaslight Tea Party
By Alex Vaugn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters
Tea and cookies… with an imaginary friend? Let people make fun of her if they want. Claire ignores them. Nemo finally came around for a proper visit, and they have local gossip to catch up on. Until the warm glow of the gaslamps reveal the truth for everyone to see. A science fiction steampunk short story. This edition includes the complete BONUS story "Bowl the Lizard" by J.A. Marlow.
Rink Rash
By James "Grim" Desborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Across the radioactive desert lies The Kingdom of Vegas and the Roller Ball final. Hel's Belles are on their way to the final but someone wants to stop them...
Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Kraken
By Arabella Wyatt
Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Power up the laser cannons! Get Mister Darwin on deck! Follow that mechanical kraken! Book 4 of a reasonably thrilling steampunk/pirate mash up.
Riding The Devil
By William Mangieri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
With his town running from one strange frontier to another as they elude their abductors, Aaron Walker is forced to risk all to fulfill his destiny. “Riding The Devil" is a science fiction / fantasy story with a western steampunk flavor, and is also available in the collection "More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
The Garden Pool
By J. Daniel Sawyer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Books. Power. Electricity. The wizard has everything forbidden the common people—and nobody even knows his name. For two girls barely in their teens, the mystery—and the temptations—prove irresistible. On a cold winter's night, they enter the wizard's garden to discover a treasure more precious than any they imagined—and a secret that tests their friendship beyond any civilized limits...
In the Spirit of Christmas
By Tee Morris
Series: Tale from the Archives. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012 by ImagineThat! Studios. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It’s Christmas Eve, and Wellington and Eliza investigate an incredible haunting in the heart of London. What looks to be a job well done in the end quickly becomes a lump of coal in their stockings when their client takes some offense… Tales from the Archives are short stories set in the world of the Ministry of Peculiar Occurrences.
Nannies, Inc.
By Ninfa Hayes
Price: Free! Words: 6,250. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Bitten Fruit Books / Satin Smoke Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Established in 1839, Nannies, Inc. has provided qualified child carers for over a million families, from the UK to Japan. Elizabeth Watson always thought she could make a difference … now she's about to find out just how right she is. Silly and sweet, it will warm your heart and take you on a quiet journey down the road of possibilities. Genre: Fantasy, with very light steampunk. (Short Story)
Il freddo dell'inferno
By Augusto Chiarle
Series: Le Ombre di Marte, Demo. Price: Free! Words: 5,340. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Siamo nel 1911 in un'Europa sull'orlo della guerra. A 20 anni dall'invasione dei marziani, ora estinti, l'umanità sfrutta le tecnologie aliene per integrarle alla propria. Troviamo automobili, carrozze, dirigibili, biplani, armi a raggi ed astronavi. Nel freddo dell'inverno polacco, l'ingegner Kazimierskj vive una spiacevole avventura. Questo racconto apre il ciclo "Le Ombre di Marte".