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Letters to Abigail
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
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Based upon the lyrics and music of FuzzBot, Mike Chinakos, author of the Hollywood Cowboys Series, brings you a Gothic Steampunk short story set in the alternate history of a war gone terribly wrong.
Key the Steampunk Vampire Girl and the Dungeon of Despair
Series: Key the Steampunk Vampire Girl, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Key had a very happy life on a farm — until her ninth birthday, when she lost her mom and dad, was changed into a vampire, and was ushered to the City of the Dead where she was thrown into the Dungeon of Despair. Key is now imprisoned for the rest of her immortal life in darkness, loneliness, and emptiness. But hope is not lost when Key is befriended by a ghost, a witch, and an immortal puppy.
Bones - A Steaming Pistons Steampunk Story
You set the price! Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Come on a wild escapade to 1880s Odnnol meeting a zombi detective and his sidekick, whom you may or may not recognise, and Mopsy, a small, yet tenacious pug dog. This intrepid trio embark on an investigation to find the culprit of the disgusting custard murders, the elusive Rick the Japer, and get involved in the greatest caper of the century. Who knows where he might strike next?!
Mutiny
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
As Earthrise gets closer to the Sun both the heat and tensions are rising. Discipline is falling apart; rumour fuels fear, and both crew and visitors are losing faith in decisions that have been made. Now Andrew has to face the mob before Earth leaves them behind.
Past Prologue: A Jenny Everywhere Story
You set the price! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Metahuman Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Jenny is a young adult that just wants to enjoy life. Poor and jobless, she lives between friends and acquaintances even as she struggles to find her calling. A strange girl at a party gives her the beginning of her future as she starts to unlock what it means to be a Shifter.
Silver Linings
Price: Free! Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by ImagineThat! Studios. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Wellington Books and Eliza D. Braun arrive in Cairo, Egypt, sent from Ministry headquarters on an archival audit. What Wellington hopes will be a stay in the cradle of civilization and a break from the bitter winter of England instead looks to be a brief visit on account of Eliza’s poor attitude and the disdain of the area field director, Marcus Donahue.
Dieselpunk ePulp Showcase 2
Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This sci-fi smorgasbord serves up 9 retro tales inspired by the pulp magazines of the 1920s - 1940s. It drops you into the deco chiseled cities of alternate Americana, airlifts you to exotic locales, then rockets you to the farthest reaches of yesterday’s tomorrows! Retro adventure awaits fans of dieselpunk, sci-fi, ray-gun gothic, and pulp magazines. Download if you dare!
Twincy Quinn and the Eye of Horus Part One
Series: Twincy Quinn, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 87,140. Language: Australian English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Along the dirty, dark rooftops of 19th century London, she runs. Young, poor, and half machine, Twincy Quinn is suitable. Ordinarily a fine word, in this new era of spinning cogs, glowing lights, and machines, it is not.
Balanced on the Blade's Edge (Dragon Blood, Book 1)
Series: Dragon Blood, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Sardelle Terushan wakes from three hundred years in a mage stasis shelter, only to realize that she is the last of the Referatu, the sorcerers who once helped protect Iskandia from conquerors. Their subterranean mountain community was blown up in a treacherous sneak attack by soldiers who feared their power. Everyone Sardelle ever knew is dead, and...
Space Grease & Pixie Dust: Episode 1
Price: Free! Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Zuzy Bumpbump just wants to live a nice, quiet life where she can work on spaceships and be happy. But her little brother has other plans. Troublesome to the core, Flinch leads his older sister on escapades throughout the galaxy that land them in sticky situations and lots of hot water. Follow the antics of Zuzy and Flinch in this fun Firefly-meets-magic serial.
Hydropunk-The Drowned Century
Price: Free! Words: 59,930. Language: Italian. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
L'edizione speciale dell'antologia HydroPunk-The Drowned Century, curata da Giovanni "Mr.Giobblin" Grotto per il blog Minuetto Express. Contiene 14 racconti, tra cui "Mareah e Juliette" di Alessandro Forlani (Premio Urania 2011 con "I Senza-Tempo") e Davide Mana ("Bride of the Swamp God", "Avventurieri sul Crocevia del Mondo").
Xana-La
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00 from 1 review)
"The fate of all those who enter Moongolia is to die." Follow the surreal and highly improbable journey of Victorian explorers Pharaday Lemmington and Franclin Spar-Turney as they investigate the truth of the secret Himalayan city of Xana-La. A surreal and mysterious short story - and the originator of the full-length novel Hairy London.
El Dirigible
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Enormes dirigibles, ordenadores mecánicos, autogiros, armas de rayos, automatones, Joseph M Remesar nos presenta una historia alternativa en un mundo dominado por complejas máquinas de vapor. Una novela steampunk que combina el género policiaco con la más clásica tradición de la Ciencia-Ficción de H.G. Wells y Julio Verne.
The Nephele Ship: Volume One - The Frozen Workshop (A Steampunk Adventure)
Price: Free! Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After a catastrophe that covered half the world in inhospitable ice, a team of treasure hunters finds a lead about a mysterious workshop said to contain miraculous and wondrous inventions that could be worth fortunes.
The Orderly
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Kostya Prilukhov volunteered to fight, but ended up swabbing floors and making tea in a hospital. When he meets the enigmatic Captain Piech, an offer to see the front ends up as a lot more...
Waylines - Issue 5
Price: Free! Words: 13,820. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Waylines is a magazine of science-fiction, fantasy, and horror. Our goal is to capture the "bang" in speculative fiction - that mindbending, wow factor. Issue 5 features interviews with authors David Steffen and Ken Liu and film maker Christopher Frey, with stories by Samantha Kymmell-Harvey and David Halpert.
Tesla
Series: Tesla Evolution, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 77,810. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013 by Insync Holdings. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A steampunk post-apocalypse adventure for teens & juveniles. Sebastian has lost his parents. Strange part-machine people have come to his quiet town to kill him. His only chance of help comes from an obscure note left by his mother: Get to the Steam Academy. Book 1 in the award-winning Tesla Evolution series.
Dragonfly Warrior
Series: The Mechanica Wars, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 96,620. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Iberian Empire is bent on destroying Kanze Zenjiro's kingdom, and they send their steam-powered giants and iron spiders against him. Zen embarks on a dangerous quest to save his people. To succeed, Zen must live up to his nickname, the Dragonfly Warrior, and kill all his enemies with only a sword and a pair of six guns. Can he survive the Wild Land long enough to protect his country?
Coração de Corda
Price: Free! Words: 15,130. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: 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
Series: The Tales of Abigail Abernathy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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...