The Adventures of Phineas Frakture:
by Joseph Gatch
Join Phineas Frakture in an entertaining world of gadgetry, political intrigue, and steampunk culture.
A new world, a second chance, surrounded by old (new) friends. Phineas has found solace at last in a ‘normal’ world until machines of his design begin terrorizing the nation and he is the only one able to stop them. Phineas meets his greatest challenge as he realizes that his presence in this new world is a direct threat to everything he holds dear. But the question remains: Is he the butterfly…or the storm?
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The Adventures of Phineas Frakture
What if the Civil War never happened? What if Queen Victoria was at odds with an Emperor named Ulysses S. Grant? What if? This is the question that plagues one man on his journey to discover his place in the universe. Should he sit by and let history take its course or stand up and make his presence known, changing the outcome for the better…or worse? Set in an alternate past of Victorian era Steampunk, The Adventures of Phineas Frakture follows the title character through a myriad of escapades involving mad scientists, monsters, and fantastic clockwork gadgets.
Phineas Frakture is back with an investigation into a three thousand year old mummy who holds the key to eternal life. The race is on to stop a curse from being unleashed on New York as Steamhotep, Architect of the Pharaohs, goes missing amidst murder at the World Expo.
Phineas Frakture is in deep water—both literally and figuratively—as he aids the Princess of Atlantis in reclaiming the undersea kingdom from the genetically engineered Kraken Men.
In the Terror of Doctor Molondi, Phineas arrives in London only to find his hotel and a portion of the city gone. In a search for the perpetrator, and to get his deposit refunded, Phineas and friends learn that the city and its inhabitants are more than they can handle.
The Adventures of Phineas Frakture: Steam Wars
Phineas Frakture is back and trapped behind enemy lines as he joins the French Resistance in battling the Queen’s menace.
Phineas stows away aboard an airship on his way home and finds himself in the company of pirates as the battle for freedom continues in the Far East.
Phineas Frakture returns home, only to find things a little different than when he left. The war rages on, friends and family are lost, and Phineas must rise up to meet his greatest challenge yet.
In the final installment of the Phineas Frakture saga, the war is taken to new heights as Phineas and Ophelia Steamweaver bring the fight to Mars to prevent a second invasion!
Narrated by Michael Young:
Michael is a graduate of Brigham Young University with a degree in German Teaching and a minor in Music. He puts his German to good use by working to build online German courses for High School students. Though he grew up traveling the world with his military father, he now lives in Utah with his wife, Jen, and his two sons. Michael enjoys acting in community theater, playing and writing music and spending time with his family. He played for several years with the handbell choir Bells on Temple Square and is now a member of the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
He is the author of the novels The Canticle Kingdom and The Last Archangel. He is also the author of the inspirational pamphlet “Portrait of a Mother.” He has had work featured in various online and print magazines such as Mindflights, The New Era, Allegory, and Ensign.
At BigWorldNetwork.com, Michael authored The Canticle Prelude, Age of Archangels, and The Last Time. He narrates all of his own work, as well as The Adventures of Phineas Frakture.
Artwork by: Joseph Gatch