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A Rollicking Band of Pirates We
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Onboard the good airship Invincible, our dashing heroes are attacked by dastardly pirates. Unbeknownst to the aforementioned pirates, however, the airship Invincible has been modified by Herr Nicola Tesla himself. Huzzah!
Reborn to Endless Night: Fragments from the Life of Anu Vijara
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Calcutta, 1883. When Anu Vijara enters an opium den, trying to quell his craving, he happens upon Arthur Pennington, a weary Englishman. Their chance encounter creates a dilemma Anu never anticipated, forcing him to confront both his long, torturous past and his current predicament. Arthur will learn about humanity's hidden history, knowledge that will alter his future. If he has one.
By Means of Clockwork Selection
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Series: Clockwork Plague, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Connie survived the plague that devastated plants, animals and clockwork alike. Her life has settled into the relative peace of farming clockwork ponies and marriage to her childhood sweetheart, Bess. When a pony collapses, she fears a new plague outbreak, but the true cause is far more surprising. It might be the key to rebuilding the world. (A novelette.)
Coração de Corda
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Price: Free! Words: 15,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00 from 1 review)
Um sorriso doce pode esconder o segredo mais obscuro. Philip Reeve é um artesão reconhecido e Angelique uma frágil bailarina francesa que, no Teatro Dark Forest, o encantou com a sua arte . Quando a dama o visita na loja de brinquedos, Philip não consegue esquecer a cena presenciada nos bastidores, nem o medo que vê nela. Contudo, é incapaz de imaginar a magnitude da tempestade que se adivinha.
Abigail Abernathy: All-Night Analytical Engine Analyst
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Series: The Tales of Abigail Abernathy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
All Abigail Abernathy wants is a respectable job where she can put her knowledge of analytical engines to use. The Royel Trading Company of Bristol provides her with just such an opportunity, but not everyone is pleased to have her aboard. Between incompetent management, clients helpless beyond her imagination, and a disgruntled former analytical engine analyst who will stop at nothing to take...
The Gilded Gun: An Aetheric Artifacts Prequel
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Wendy Callahan. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Before she was the icy, jilted ex-fiancée in THE CHRONOS CLOCK, Demetra Ashdown was very much in love with Lord Francis Winterton, who was just as smitten with her. So why did he have to fight so hard to win back her affections three years later? Because of the infamous incident with “the gun”.
A Portrait of Tragedy (Chapter 3)
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Series: A Portrait of Tragedy, Chapter 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Lace is an emergency responder to a world periled by tribulations, and understands the harsh situation he’ll be transported into when leaving his future era of New Millennium. An approaching monster, mechanical in design, is the cause of horrendous earthquakes in a major downtown metropolis. The violent tremors Lace runs from are a mere glimpse into this creation’s full destructive capabilities.
To Rescue General Gordon (a steampunk short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Henry Emerson didn't plan on disobeying orders, stealing an airship, and facing down a savage army of religious fanatics led by a man who believes he's the Prophet reborn. But he's about to. The famous General Gordon is trapped in a city under siege by the Prophet's soldiers. Henry and James, officers in the Royal Air Navy, and their Sikh friend, Raheem, must rescue him before the city falls.
The Viatic of Thaddeus Moon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A thief extraordinaire and general rapscallion teams up with his old partner in crime, an intelligent woman of humble upbringing and excellent swordsmanship, in order to escape the wrath of a vengeful inspector.
The Live Lady of Down Town
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Series: 666ties, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Delia Derbyshire is Helen AmeriKKKa, electronic superstar, goddess behind the spacey sound of Doctor Who, accidental mother of a sonic genre, and bookish idol to frenzied teen devotees of the UK and the USR and Nippon and the world.
Professor Challenger And The Creature From The Aether
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Professor Challenger is a genius, as all agree, including, most definitely, the professor himself. But when he designs and builds a portal to another world, and then invites his friends to use it with him, perhaps, at long last, he has taken on more than even he can handle?
The Mrs. McGillicuddy Mysteries, the Series
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Price: Free! Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Mrs. McGillicuddy Mysteries, the Series: Season 1, Episode 1: So You Want to be a Vampire The Mrs. McGillicuddy Mysteries: The Series take up right after the adventures of of A Werewolf in Time. Prepare yourself for a world where supernatural creatures and steampunk technology collide!
Lady Abigail and the Morose Magician
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Price: Free! Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lady Abigail Moran and her partner Simon Thorne are, not to put too fine a point upon it, thieves. Well-born, well-mannered, well-dressed, well at home in 1880s London, but thieves all the same. How else can they keep Simon in waistcoats? Their latest caper involves pearls, a squealing beauty, and the most amazing magician of all time. Really. One has but to ask him.
Finest Kind
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Series: 666ties, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
TICK...TICK...TICK...TICK... Spring, 1968. Memphis is cool but tense. Otis Redding has enough static in his life already: struggling to balance his family life with his career at the top of the pops—and the undercover side job as a superhero isn't helping.
Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pharaoh
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Series: Lady Mechatronic and the Steampunked Pirates, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What’s a crew of reluctant pirates to do when their captain is unlucky in love, the object of his affection being a cybernetic woman fallen from the stars? Provide a distraction!
Subversion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: American English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A 2000-word short story of a man trapped in another time, powerless to stop the momentous events in which he is trapped, and the hidden force propelling events to their bloody conclusion.
Cat and Mouse
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Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
A short story taking Steampunk out to sea. The crew of the USS Endeavor are caught in a match of wits and stragegy.
Viaje a la Luna en tren
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Price: Free! Words: 7,130. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2013 by PÚLPito. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Bienvenidos damas y caballeros a una experiencia única: ¡Un viaje a la Luna! Agárrense a los asientos y mantengan los ojos bien abiertos ante las maravillas que pasarán ante ustedes. Disfruten del viaje y no sean tímidos... ¡sean curiosos!
Califormication
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Series: 666ties, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
1969. The freewheeling, mind-opening sixties are disappearing down the throat of a vortex of hardlined isms, and in the land of manmade paradises, unmade paradises, and things you don’t talk about, the Ad Man is just doing his thing, man, wow, doing his Ad Thing, mesmerizing you into thinking you belong, or thinking you stand out, whatever it is you’re after, man. What’s everybody after?
The Sable Valley
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Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
And then she was waking up to the sound of klaxons blaring. Lieutenant Caroline Swanson, lately graduated from the Central Planet's space program, revives in the midst of a horrible nightmare on board her ship. Please rate and review.