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Rick the Robber Baron
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Kita Ogude wakes up tied to a post in her simulation room, she knows marauders have tried to take her ship-again. But this time something feels off, and familiar. She thinks she knows this marauder. And her desire to regain her ship becomes secondary to something she has wanted for a very long time: revenge.
Meet Bill
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Series: Meet Bill, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Humanity has reached for the stars and has gained complete domination. The human empire has remain unchallenged... until now. A new alien race is discovered and they are as human as we are. However, they are far more technologically advanced, smarter, and are just as aggressive as Earth humans. Can a hero, a newly trained Combat Marine stop the alien menace?
Dancers Like Children
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dr. Justin Schafer travels to the Bountiful colony to investigate a series of brutal murders. The colonists blame the Dancers, an alien species the colony relies on for its livelihood. But the more Schafer investigates, the more complicated the case seems. He begins to wonder if his past mistakes-mistakes that led to genocide-will color his judgment.
The Retrieval Artist: A Retrieval Artist Short Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The short novel that started the entire Retrieval Artist series, The Retrieval Artist introduced Miles Flint to the world. Hugo-nominated, chosen as one of the best stories of the year, The Retrieval Artist created an entire universe, and Flint himself became what IO9 calls “one of the top ten science fiction detectives ever.”
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Firepower! is the old/new/reboot of the journal of the Fire On The Suns game universe. This issue contains over 10 thousand words of ship design, articles, and new rules extensions for the Fire On The Suns play-by-email 4X space opera wargame.
Breaking Gods
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Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 28. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Born to mimic any talent she sees, Lieta is asked for help in taking down those of her own kind. A new career in Breaking Gods.
Slumfairy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Bex Atria is many things. Violent. Human. Mercenary. She is one of two billion sapient beings living aboard Hegira, a wandering world of horror and boundless beauty. Bex has lived in the slums of Hegira all her life. She's done it all. She's seen it all. Nothing can surprise her. Sumida is everything Bex isn't. She is soft-spoken. Inhuman. Sheltered. She's about to turn Bex's world upside down.
Technical Details
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories about the folks who keep the social and technical machinery running. "Landed Alien" finds Kara ven'Arith on a space station maintenance crew when a series of inexplicable events overtake support functions. In "Eleutherios," the friars at a down-and-out abbey are taken in hand by an unlikely savior. Both stories previously appeared on Baen.com website.
Grim Repo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Aboard the Grim Repo, starship repossession specialist Grimm and his crew don’t often fail to repo their targets. But when his latest repo goes terribly wrong, Grimm finds himself caught between the bank that hired him, the delinquent who tried to kill him, and an ex-lover who may want to help him . . . or may want him dead.
Dragon Tide
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) Number 13 Kareen yos'Phelium is the foremost scholar of the Liaden Code of Proper Conduct on Liad. Now, enemies stir, and Kareen must act. Is she merely an expert of the Code, or is she a DAUGHTER OF DRAGONS? When the trees do well, the world does well. When the world is turned upside down, a young dragon is cast into action against an unknown menace.
That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
"That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made" won the 2010 Nebula Award for Best Novelette and was nominated for the Hugo Award in the same category. Harry Malan is the president of a Mormon branch on Sol Central Station, where humans can interact with "swales" -- giant star-dwelling plasma beings. When a Mormon swale asks for help, Harry ends up confronting Leviathan, the largest of the swales.
Ten Thousand Miles Up
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Taxing Pecksniffery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Flying frizzles! The year is 2176, a rebellion is brewing, and the boss wants a recon report. Ichann Count is all wet as a spy, but she plunges into the fray. Will she emerge with her memory banks intact? Ichann Count is an expert at accounting warfare. She spends her days crunching numbers at the Etherworld Tax Bureau and crushing on her really cute co-worker.
Flipspace: When It Rains
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Series: Flipspace, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Only 42 light-years away, the exo-solar planet, Henry Draper 40307G, has yet to be visited by humanity. That changes, when the Mockingbird arrives with an astronomical survey team. Deploying probes and deep space telescopes, the science team stumbles upon intelligent aliens on sixth planet. Colonel Rama orders the crew onto alert.
Dwerghart
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: Dutch. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Het vervolg op Dubbelgangster vertelt de verdere avonturen van het verkenningsschip Azoran en haar bemanning. Wanneer de Veltraat van de planeet Mazarin in het Sirius stelsel, erachter komt dat de witte begeleider van hun zon meer is dan ze dachten, wordt een team onderzoekers er op uit gestuurd om uit te vinden wat er aan de hand is. Ze vinden meer dan gedacht...
Roadblock
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Series: The Void Eternal, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by G. W. Thomas. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Something mysterious is going on in space. Why are spaceships disappearing?
Ace 4
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The final installment of the Space Cadets series: Jack Peterson just died. Luckily his consciousness was saved just in time and teleported into an A.C.E. suit. When he wakes up aboard the Conquistador warship he finds out that the Bleeder planet is close by. When reinforcements arrive, the attack will finally commence. But then a Bleeder ship far larger than any warship they possess appears.
Ace 3
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Part 3 of the Space Cadets series: Jack Peterson is still recovering from his wounds after liberating camp eighty seven. His new rector informs him he'll be going back to the Conquistador warship to help battle the aliens. But before he can set out on his mission, he's called back to Earth to receive the Platinum Shield for bravery.
Hate Music
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Terran Federal Republic needs to establish communication with the alien Q'Tez Hegemony. Unfortunately, a decades old feud, caused by a mistake made by both sides, stands in their way. Both sides want the communication, but only one man knows the way forward. Hate Music is a 1 thousand word science fiction story with a humorous tone.
The Cryo Game
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Series: The Void Eternal, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by G. W. Thomas. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Betratina Arris Rankin was not good with people but she was great with machines. That was why she was hired on as a ship's engineer. But when someone needed a fall guy for murder, she was the perfect mark. Can Betratina clear her name and what is the mystery waiting in the ship's hold?