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Slave Empire - Prophecy
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Series: Slave Empire, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,120. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Alien hunters invade a dying Earth in search of a saviour, and an ancient prophecy predicts a golden child who will save a galactic empire. A mysterious black ship is Rayne’s guide and a masked outlaw known as the Shrike her guardian. Others want to slay her and prevent the prophecy from coming true. In the midst of two great empires’ strife, the Shrike holds the power to save or destroy her.
The Honour of the Knights (First Edition) (The Battle for the Solar System)
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Price: Free! Words: 124,890. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When starfighter pilot Simon Dodds is enrolled in a top secret military project, he and his wingmates begin to suspect that there is a lot more to the theft of a legendary battleship and an Imperial nation's civil war than either the Confederation Stellar Navy or the government are willing to let on.
The Enemy of an Enemy
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Series: Lost Tales of Power, Volume One. Price: Free! Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
Everything seemed to be going Vydor’s way, until the Dragon Claw was sent on a rather unusual assignment to investigate a minor incident deep within the Empire’s space. That would send Vydor down a path filled with fantastically powerful enemies and extraordinary friends that would obliterate everything he ever understood to be true and threaten the very foundations of the Empire itself.
The Phoenix Conspiracy
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Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 121,180. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Calvin, an intelligence operative, is sent to eliminate a dangerous traitor. But as he chases his prey across the stars, he realizes they are both pawns in a shadowy chess game that threatens humankind everywhere. If he is to uncover the conspiracy he must confront, and embrace, the darkest elements of the galaxy. And throw himself, his career, and everyone he loves into the line of fire.
Space Opera and Planetary Romance Reader Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
A ratings guide for these sub-genres of Science Fiction, both by Author and by Type.
Smallworld: A Science Fiction Adventure Comedy
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Price: Free! Words: 92,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Fingerpress. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
"A showcase for Green's bone-dry satire. A delight." - The Telegraph "A talented writer having lots of very smart fun" Mount Ararat, a world the size of an asteroid yet with Earth-standard gravity, plays host to an oddball community whose children are protected by the Devil, a mechanical killing machine. But who placed the robot there, and who - or what - is really in need of protection?
Majesty's Offspring (Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
More than a century ago, war hero Julius Verndock helped end a galactic war with Majesty—the first living machine. Today in 2213, he and his partner Laina command a pirate ship, and despite their desire to retire from the pirate life, are drawn into another galactic conflict where they must once again save humanity, but this time with help from Chorus—Majesty's secret offspring...
Neptune Crossing
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Series: Chaos Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 98,880. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When John Bandicut encounters an alien intelligence on Neptune's moon Triton, his life changes irrevocably. Urged by the alien quarx now sharing his mind, he accepts an audacious mission—to steal a ship and hurtle across the solar system in a desperate bid for Earth's survival. Book 1 of The Chaos Chronicles, by the Nebula-nominated author of Eternity's End—with a new Afterword by the author.
Sword of the Gods: The Chosen One
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Series: Sword of the Gods, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 180,570. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by Seraphim Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.83 from 12 reviews)
A tiny Mesopotamian village becomes ground-zero for this fantasy fiction retelling of mankind's most epic story about the battle between good and evil … the clash of empires and ideologies … and the greatest superhero to ever walk the Earth. The Archangel Mikhail.
The Last Immortal : Book One of Seeds of a Fallen Empire
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Price: Free! Words: 125,950. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a military science fiction epic of two alien worlds at war near Rigel, in the constellation of Orion. An immortal alien tries to keep the peace between two brother worlds at war.
Astra: Synchronicity
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Series: Astra, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,980. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.31 from 13 reviews)
In 2310, humans persecute psions and hunt them to extinction regardless of guilt; Magnius Zoleki is one of them. He has everything a fifty-year-old man could want -- except for the psionic assassin trying to kill him. The last thing he needs is to get mixed up in an ugly interstellar war, but in order to escape the clutches of his nefarious mentor, he’s willing to risk it or die trying. Book 1.
The Osiris Invasion: Book Two of Seeds of a Fallen Empire
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Price: Free! Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In The Osiris Invasion, the Earth of the future is attacked by an alien force known as the Orians who come from the Orion Stars.
Star Wars - Artoo Detoo: Droid of a Kind (Volume 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 145,800. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
Ever wonder where R2-D2 came from, how he came to be in Naboo, what made him special, why he seemed to have more personality and sense of creativity than any other droid of the same make and model? Witness the adventures of Star Wars' most beloved and iconic droid R2-D2 here in my first fan-fiction novel! Don't forget to RATE and REVIEW! Thank you and May the Force be with you all, always!
Birdie Down
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Series: Rebellion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.22 from 9 reviews)
The Outer-Rim rebellion stumbles into its second day - and in the wrong direction. Can it survive a third?
Sky Hunter (Targon Tales 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.00 from 1 review)
Air Command pilot Nova Whiteside is assigned to a remote outpost to guard a new orbiter against sabotage. When she is trapped behind enemy lines in a bloody uprising she meets Djari, a civilian whose trust in the governing Union is shattered by what he has witnessed. When she uncovers the treacherous and illicit schemes taking place , it seems that local wars are the least of her troubles.
Forbidden The Stars (The Interstellar Age Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010 by Mummer Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An accident in the asteroid belt has left two surveyors dead, the asteroid completely missing. Their son survives, but develops alarming side-effects. The first mission to Pluto, led by the youngest female astronaut in NASA history, discovers an alien marker. We are not alone! From a criminal base on Luna, an expatriate launches an offensive. The race for interstellar space is on!
Galaxy of Heroes
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Price: Free! Words: 77,300. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
A conspiracy against humanity. A breathtakingly beautiful cyborg. A battle like no other. An adventure you won't forget! The lives of four space drifters intersect on a planet of hope as the most powerful war machine in the galaxy approaches, threatening to consume them all in a storm of metal and fire.
Status Quo (Oolite Saga Part 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Part 1 of the Oolite Saga. A brilliant scientist uncovers a terrifying plot to begin a galactic war. Aided by a talented, but reluctant and embittered combateer, he must stop the deployment of a super weapon he invented. A weapon so powerful it threatens to destroy entire worlds.
Mutabilis (Oolite Saga Part 2)
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Price: Free! Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Part 2 of the Oolite Saga. When a series of linked murders forces GalCop to outlaw the shadow organisation known as ‘The Dark Wheel’, a mysterious top secret document must be found in order to stave off a galactic conflict. The document contains a devastating secret; the key to domination, power and control. A secret as old as space itself, the location of the legendary planet ‘Raxxla’.
Scat (Scat's Universe, Book 1)
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Series: Scat's Universe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 177,650. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
SCAT is a 'big, intelligent, interesting novel' that readers say they found hard to put down, that the scifi enthusiast site Republibot.com called 'epic', 'a fun book, and a good read.' A provocative 'what if'. The sequel, ARMY of SOULS is also published on Smashwords.