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HELIUM PHOENIX: The Rise of Turtle Airships
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Price: $10.95 USD. Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Business
FLYING CRUISE SHIPS! SOLAR POWERED FLIGHT! This book is a verisimilitude history of Turtle Airships Company and of particular airship accounts, including: Giant Airship Tour Around-the-World, Secret Military Airships, Hospital Airships, Interviews with employees and Airship design and Business notes from the Founder of Turtle Airships. (REGISTER FOR POTENTIAL FREE AIRSHIP RIDES!)
Middleburg: a Zeppelin-Friendly Community
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Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When an army-surplus dirigible goes on sale, Enzo Fabrioli jumps at the chance to make his city a happier place by providing a soothing, floating solution to commuter traffic jams. But the stakeholders in the local light rail boondoggle see it as a call to arms. Only one side can win, and the city power brokers have seldom met the likes of Enzo. Short story, humor, around 2000 words.
SNAPPED! Four (Plus) Comic Tales of the “Little Guy” vs. The System
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Price: Free! Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Even felt pushed too far? These guys did. Four (plus) comic shorts chronicle the misadventures of average joes who got pushed too far by the system. Mayhem, heroism, and comic vengefulness ensue. Includes: “Middleburg - A Zeppelin-Friendly Community”; “Punchasfish”; “Zoomobile 3000”; and “High Crimes and Misdemeanors" plus bonus stories. Have a laugh - it's okay to root against the overdog.
Slave to Marshmallows
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,390. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Three steampunk adventure tales about a factory worker who escapes and builds a blimp.
The Glass Galleon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A blimp flies silently over the London rooftops hidden by a thick fog. The mission for the soldiers it carries is to steal Her Majesty’s stealth ship, codenamed The Glass Galleon. The final pieces of the plan to destroy the British Empire are moving into place. The architect of this dastardly plot is the mysterious Olivia. But why does she also need to kidnap the daughter of a minor civil servant?
Short Flights: A Collection Of Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,330. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Flights begins with a fictionalized version of a U.S. Navy blimp blown from Texas to Mississippi in a storm. Next come the repair of an ancient cotton compress; a physicist's global experiment; an animal's spirit arising from beneath a home; a moonshiner's son; a backwoods patriarch and his game cocks; an extortion plot; a drug drop gone awry; and a sensitive story of cancer victims.