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Mooncake
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is Mid-Autumn Festival in Lunar Colony 01111001's Chinatown, a holiday celebrated by eating mooncake and regaling with tales of Chang'e flying to the moon. Little Xiao Yue asks her grandfather what it all means. There is always a generation gap. How can precocious children in the future understand the metaphor? Enjoy this short short, a taste of one writer's science fiction and Sino overlap..
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
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 8: Renegades
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Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,470. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It has been months since the Siege of Port Rush. The Warlord, under the command of Jacob Valent, has been travelling to ports across the sector to gather intelligence, capturing ships and cargo as they go. Manpower and funds are still in short supply, but the Captain is winning the support of the British Alliance, and his crew suspects he has a long term plan that will lead to bigger prizes.
A Light In The Dark
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
When Captain Bjorn Gunderson docks with what he thinks is routine cargo, he embarks on an unexpected voyage. On a milk run from Welliver to Breakall, a tiny rock punctures his ship and leaves the crew adrift twenty-thousand years from home. With food, water, and air running out, a desperate crewman takes a reckless gamble, putting the lives of everyone aboard at risk.
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
(4.33 from 6 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?
Beyond Reach: Book 1 of the Beyond Saga
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nadia: an Assassin. Genetically engineered. Built and trained to kill. On the run from her owners, The Gemini Corporation. Devon: the Tracker. Hot on her trail. Closing in. Stranded on a space station, Nadia searches for escape before the urge to kill overwhelms her. While every moment brings Devon closer. And closer. Designed to kill. Desperate to stop.
Trang
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Series: Trang, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 116,380. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
It's 500 years in the future, and humankind has finally made contact with alien species, thanks to the opening of a bizarre portal near Titan. Philippe Trang is in charge of Earth's first diplomatic mission to the aliens. He must keep both humans and aliens in check as he uncovers layer after layer of dangerous mystery in this sci-fi adventure!
Alien Abduction
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Series: The Alcantarans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 126,550. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ron Calvin, Tik Michi and Gusissi 'Gus' Ugde Ghaolh were kidnapped from their home planets and forced to work as slave laborers. Using their special talents, they opened and learned to fly an ancient Alcantaran space ship the Bugs found floating in space. They escape and the adventures begin as they learn secrets of the ancient ship. Alien Abduction is the first in the series The Alcantarans.
Investments (Dread Empire's Fall)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This short novel takes place in the universe of Walter Jon Williams’ Dread Empire’s Fall series. Three years after the Naxid war, Lord Gareth Martinez has accepted a meaningless post as Inspector General of Chee, a newly-settled world. Intending nothing more than a pleasant vacation with his family, he must battle a literal cosmic menace that threatens to wipe out all life on the planet.
Midshipman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In this second volume of the David Birkenhead series, our young hero has been adopted into the powerful House of Marcus. But... what can be done with a former slave-boy who's earned his kingdom's highest award for bravery, but who also can't shed his Rabbithood no matter how hard he tries?
Ray Was Right
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The first mission to Mars is a success...how much of a success, the crew is about to find out.
Rescue One: Breaking Point
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Series: Rescue One, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Antonio Baros has invented an engine that can propel a spaceship faster-than-light, but he has no idea if it works.
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 Expendable Few - A Spinward Fringe Novel
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Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 6.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,280. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.29 from 42 reviews)
Clark Patterson and other officers in the Freeground Military are ejected from regular service when their actions and lifestyles are met by disapproval by a new oppressive government. They find themselves reassigned to a unit sent on some of the most dangerous missions ever undertaken by Freeground Nation soldiers. Completing these missions is their only way to win their freedom.
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
(4.29 from 7 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!
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
(4.25 from 4 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!
Deep Black Beyond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
This collection of both new and previously published science fiction contains four short stories and a novella. Included are "Pele's Bee-keeper", "The Memory of Bone", "No Spaceships Go", "Beneath the Ice and Still", and "The Light of the Earth as Seen from Tartarus".
Mariposa (2173)
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Series: Spacer Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
On a survey of planet Deepstrike, 34 light years from Earth, newly promoted Space Fleet Ensign Xiu-Li Chen uses her butterfly swords and fierce determination to survive first contact with the Qet, a violent human-like alien species. The first of a 12 book S.F. series starting in 2173 that follows Xiu-Li Chen's InterWorld Group Space Fleet career from "Crewper" to Captain.
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?
Lucifer's Odyssey
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Price: Free! Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Lucifer travels back to Chaos and stumbles upon a civil war devastating his homeland. The realm’s wizards are firmly under the control of a rival clan, and Lucifer's family is in mortal peril. As old clan rivalries blossom and a new hostile enemy expands across the known multiverse, Lucifer is faced with not only saving Chaos from annihilation but also saving his rightful place on the throne.