Books tagged: steampunk

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Six Fantasy Stories Volume One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Welcome to six amazing stories: "Forced Retirement": Alzheimer's strikes the World's Mightiest Hero. "Blazing Bodices": Adventurer Sir Hogshead takes down badass steampunks. "Mr. Flood": A wizard drowns Johnstown, PA. "The Genie's Secret": A genie fights to escape a brutal master. "Rose Head": A rose-headed cop takes on a serial killer. "The Duck Lover": Can a duck save a broken-hearted man?
The Emperor's Edge (a high fantasy mystery in an era of steam)
Series: The Emperor's Edge, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 105,960. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.71)
Imperial law enforcer Amaranthe Lokdon is good at her job: she can deter thieves and pacify thugs, if not with a blade, then by toppling an eight-foot pile of coffee canisters onto their heads. But when ravaged bodies show up on the waterfront, an arson covers up human sacrifices, and a powerful business coalition plots to kill the emperor, she feels a tad overwhelmed....
Theory Train Issue One
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
Theory Train is an exciting new anthology of speculative fiction and poetry! Read inside zombies, clockwork cats, and theories of the universe.
Aeroparts Factory
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.83)
A short steampunk novel about the happenings around a factory where parts for airships are made...
Seeking The Heavens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.00)
In a world where Earth's Ionosphere is in a constant state of turmoil, a young inventor embarks on an unlikely journey looking for his missing scientist father. He finds more than he bargained for, and in the process learns about forgiveness, loyalty, and courage. This novel has action, light romance, humor, and intrigue in a captivating retro-futuristic setting.
The Other Side of Life (Book #1, Cyberpunk Elven Trilogy)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,610. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
(4.00)
Summary: A thieving duo’s world turns upside down when an Elven rogue uncovers the heinous dealings of a megacorporation. * * * Genre: Urban Fantasy / Cyberpunk / YA with adult crossover appeal * * * Recommended for adults or young adults seeking cyberpunk themes (not hardcore sci-fi), and a love story (not fluffy romance). * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott.
The Three Great Ships of Isambard Kingdom Brunel
Series: Age of Engineering, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Ship building industry, Nonfiction » History » European
During his career, Isambard Kingdom Brunel built three ships. Each was the largest vessel of their time when launched, and each represented a technological leap forward in ship design. These pieces were originally written for learning packs about historic engineering, and designed as a summary and introduction to the ships. Download the ebook free here.
Early Railways
Series: Age of Engineering, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,220. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads, Nonfiction » History » History of things
This is a set of short pieces about unusual early railways. The Surrey Iron Railway the first public railway, the South Devon atmospheric railway, and the North Star, the first broad gauge engine which outlived the rails it ran on. It concludes with a selection of other steam engines, as ideas for projects and further research.
Encrypted
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(4.64)
Professor Tikaya Komitopis isn’t a great beauty, a fearless warrior, or even someone who can walk and chew chicle at the same time, but her cryptography skills earn her wartime notoriety. When enemy marines show up at her family’s plantation, she expects the worst. But they’re not there to kill her. They need her to decode mysterious runes before their secrets destroy the world...
Ice Cracker II (and other stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.33)
She's wanted for crimes against the throne. He's the empire’s most notorious assassin. With bounties on their heads and soldiers hunting them, they’re not likely candidates for heroics, but they're on a quest for redemption. They'll have to pursue and conquer great threats to earn the emperor's recognition.... Three stand-alone stories set in the author's "Emperor's Edge" universe.