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Sirens Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
John Stanton, a former space marine, came to the Alpha Centauri system to seek a new life. What he found was Selize, a beautiful, telepathic Centaurian and a place among the crew of the Helios Ark free merchant vessel. Having survived his first deep space mission, John embraces his new life. But it comes at a price – a dangerous new enemy who will stop at nothing to see them imprisoned or killed.
Shadows of Bloodshed
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Price: Free! Words: 26,550. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When the war between the Hunwei and the humans ceased without warning, not many people had survived. More than a thousand years later, when most thought the Hunwei to be a myth, Adar believed that the Hunwei would return. Adar and his reluctant son Jorad continued to search for a way to defend their people.
The H.E.S.T. Files: Captain Jackson Watts
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Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.00 from 1 review)
The man who tried to stop the first planetary war...
Jet Black and the Highest Bidder #21
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Buying at an auction can be a frantic experience: one moment you have, the next you haven’t, but when the hammer falls hesitation often begins. For Jet and the crew what should have been the anxious part of their contract was over but they soon discover it was only the first bid.
Doctor Dore
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 93. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An aging and accomplished man deals with his approaching end and what he must leave behind. A science fiction short story.
Exiles
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Series: Ark Worlds, Volume 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,310. Language: British English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Exiled from the planet he liberated, by the Federation he founded, for crimes committed in a previous life, Guardian Ford must embark on his most challenging mission yet. Steal a ship, recruit a crew, uncover the shocking truth behind the 'Meat Run' and deal with arch nemesis Jasper. But nothing is as it seems, even AI's have hidden agendas and everything including freedom comes with a price.
Endangered Species
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,580. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Dirk Beretta's girlfriend told him to get off the couch and look for a job, he found the perfect opportunity, thousands of light years from her, with free guns and beer, as security chief for the Bastadocorp mines on the Platypus Planet. But no-one told him what happened to the previous security chief, or that the Platypoids would rather die fighting than see their land defiled.
Diplomatic Solution: Olla # 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jill Berlac's stuck trying to avoid all out war between Ceres and everyone else-from Earth to Mars to Ganymede-over who owns the contract with the Olla. The aliens' deep space vessel is almost complete. Too bad Jill's just an aide to the ambassador, and someone's hacked her eye data. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "To Stare Again Across the Water".
Mission: Flight To Mars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Bob Astor is a Quality Assurance agent working at Vartan Inc. Lately his days have been stressful, to say the least. Butting heads with upper management has put his career on life support. A surprising change in circumstance has Bob going on a business mission to the moon city, Langrenus.
Rogue
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mysterious ships swarm a rogue planet which has suddenly appeared at the edge of allied space. The last thing battle-weary warrior Andromeda Spar wants is another skirmish. But since her mother is the fleet Admiral, how can she refuse? As Andromeda prepares for her final battle, she discovers something extraordinary. The drones she’s come to annihilate are not what they seem.
The Language of Dance: A Science Fiction Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Attempting the Dance has been the only way for Humans to try to communicate with the alien B’akHalna. Over the decades many dancers tried and they all failed. They all died. Now Delna steps into the ring. This is her chance to dance the dance of her life. Her chance to shine. Her chance to bridge the gulf. Her chance to talk to the aliens. Her chance to die.
Maiden Voyage
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Security Chief Nina Rekovic keeps the peace on the all-female Maiden’s Ark that left Earth five years before. Distress signal says Earth is lost, stranding lunar colonists. Someone sabotages the vital fertility lab. While balancing Returners she sympathizes with, a dictatorial captain, and an estranged lover who betrays her, can Rekovic solve the conspiracy before she’s imprisoned or worse?
Death To Democracy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
After Dirk Beretta, ex- poster boy for the Space Marines, saves the Winterbotham Nachos heiress from a fate worse than death in the Space Weasel kibble factories, a romantic cruise around the galaxy with her looks like a well-earned rest. But Royalist revolutionaries on the Planet Of The Squid have other ideas.
Space Weasels
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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The Flaming Space Weasels wiped out most of Dirk Beretta's fellow space marines at the battle of Din Bin Foo... then served them for lunch with a nice Merlot. But when a gang of pirate Weasels come hunting fresh meat for the kibble factories, his brand of pig-headed determination and excessive violence may offer the chance for redemption... and revenge.
Fortune's Risk - A Star Thief Novella
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Series: Star Thief Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Trapped on a stolen MYTH ship, Captain Nick Finn and the pirate, Viktis set course for bustling Forever Station - the perfect place to restock supplies. Together they must take down Kitty Cordoza, a notorious mob boss who's gone all-in on a high-stakes poker game. But the Queen of Crime has a few tricks up her sleeve, and she's not going to show her hand until it may be too late to fold.
To Stare Again, Across the Water: Olla # 4
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Sandi thought her time wrangling and negotiating with the visiting aliens was long over and done. But then someone-maybe the Olla themselves-vaporizes the bases on Callisto. The situation demands fast-thinking and subtle talk. Sandi might be way out of her depth this time. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "The Juniper".
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.
11 Heart's Pain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Armada of Thuringi ships continues to Earth where King Stuart's Thuringi scouts send badly needed supplies to the fleet. Gareth Duncan struggles to complete repairs to the main transportal so people can travel from fleet to Earth again. Things look hopeful for Thuringa at last, but then tragedy tends to strike when one least expects it.
The Old New Ensign
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Series: The Void Eternal, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by G. W. Thomas. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
He was a medic in an army at war. If he played his cards right he might find a way into a comfy job on the Admiral's staff. If he failed, he was sure to end up on the front lines in the battle with the alien Kreoch. All that stood between these two fates was a mystery concerning the theft the Admiral's stasis chamber door. Jack Mackenzie returns to the universe of Debt's Pledge.
Fleet: The Blood War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Humanity's newest enemy is at the gates and our hero, Dalton James, will be tested like never before. With a glass of whiskey in hand and a revolver by his side, Dalton will fight the toughest battle of his life as death calls for him. The Blood War is an absolute thrill ride, giving fans of the genre exactly what they want!