Author: D. Lee Jortner, MeriLyn Oblat, Penny Freeman
Genres: Speculative Anthology
Format: eBook, Print
Date: February 28, 2015
Publisher: Xchyler Publishing
Ride into the Wild West with ten steampunked expansions of classic American tales.
A Princess of Jasoom by J. Aurel Guay: An intrepid young researcher reaches for the stars from the Arizona desert, and finds love where she least expects it.
Winged Hope by Megan Oliphant: The widow of a brilliant inventor fights insurmountable odds to see her husband’s dreams realized and save the life of her daughter.
The Van Tassel Legacy by Jay Barnson: A stranger arrives in Sleepy Hollow to unearth old conspiracies and bring the Van Brunts to justice.
Invested Charm by M. Irish Gardner: A mysterious woman doles out justice in Boston society, but who will catch her first: organized crime or the law?
Payoff for Air Pirate Pete by D. Lee Jortner: A pair of train-robbing outlaws bite off more than they can chew when they kidnap the son of a railroad bigwig.
Rise of the House of Usher by J.R. Potter: A mad scientist gains power over life and death at the cost of his family’s sanity, if not their very lives.
The Silver Scams by M.K. Wiseman: A fast-talking confidence man ensnares all of Holland in his scheme to eliminate dikes forever… for a price.
Nautilus Redux by Scott E. Tarbet: Captain Nemo’s crew stumble upon an island castaway who claims to be Captain Ahab of the Pequod. Only Moby Dick knows the truth.
Mr. Thornton by Scott William Taylor: Hounded by tragedy and betrayal, a gifted young blacksmith wanders from The Ohio to The Yukon searching for honor, loyalty, and justice.
West End by Neve Talbot: A heartbroken Theodore Laurence follows the siren song of steam to Jamaica, where love and law collide with explosive results.