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The Arbiter Logs: Mutiny Springs Eternal
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Series: The Arbiter Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013 by Firebringer Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A century ago, the Faraday disappeared. The great ship dropped into the mysterious region known as L-space, never to be seen again. There are only legends left, legends of mutiny, murder, and the discovery of forbidden secrets. Today, the young midshipmen of the patrol ship Arbiter have found Faraday, a ghost ship orbiting a remote planet. And, somehow, someone... or something... has survived.
Konstantin: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,190. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
When his brother falls for a pretty face and unwittingly lets a threat on board, it is up to Konstantin to stop the hacker before it is too late. There's just one problem—Konstantin is the ship, with his brain hardwired to its systems. By attacking the ship's computer, the hacker is attacking him, and in order to gain complete control, she just might have to shut him down for good.
Another Last Flight For Craggy.
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Series: Last Flight for Craggy, #2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,820. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
#2. Mars continues to turn green and the population is growing like topsy. On the Varlindran ship, they learn of bad news for all of them. It becomes top priority to prepare for all out war, but with resources stretched, life becomes hard just to survive. Dixon Cragg is in the thick of things, and the big question is, just how many enemies do the humans have? Craggy is about to find out.
The Star Sloop
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Series: The Life and Times of the Great Gunner, Grant August Elik, Volume One. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,180. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first volume of the critical Life and Times of Grant Elik, widely known as 'the Great Gunner,' who used revolutionary action in the Interstellar Armed Fleet to hold sway in the Outer Worlds later in the present millennium.
On a Red Station, Drifting
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
The ebook edition of the Hugo, Nebula and Locus Awards novella finalist, from the author of the acclaimed Obsidian and Blood trilogy--a rich science fiction tale infused with Vietnamese culture...
Apocalyptica - Rogue Memories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 128,090. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hirri is a talented Sioken, someone who can control minds. His job is to keep the peace. However, his brain has been damaged and is augmented by AI. He has lost part of who he is. Morgan is Hirri's Linker, the one who keeps him from losing control. Their minds are linked through the psych-link. If she dies he dies. Follow Hirri and Morgan as they uncover a plot that may start a galactic wide war.
Reach: a Twin-Bred novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this sequel to Twin-Bred, scientist Mara Cadell and the Twin-Bred she helped to create embark on a new and perilous journey -- except for one pair who remain on Tofarn, attempting to live in the human and Tofa communities. Meanwhile, events on Tofarn approach a crisis, in which former host mothers Laura and Veda are deeply involved.
Half-Light
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Price: Free! Words: 104,840. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
"Hit the fucking Half-Light, now!" Lightyears from Earth, Mankind has made a new home in a new system. A group of friends brought together seemingly by chance must battle for the freedom of an entire species.
Death on Taurus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,700. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On the bullfighting planet of Taurus, a half-man, half-bull race stages ritual blood sacrifices to the gods—human viewers light-years away. High Priest Vizzer loathes the fights and wants to end them. But when he deposes the king and outlaws the fights, Vizzer comes face to face with an enraged and ancient god. And in so doing, he must also confront the truth of his own savage nature.
New Ceres Issue 1
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Price: Free! Words: 21,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
On New Ceres you will find coffee houses, highwaymen, drinks, gambling and illegal high technology. New Ceres' New Enlightenment constrains society as well as liberating old thoughts and literature and drinking customs. The planet plays interstellar politics to defend its independence and it recruits refugees from Old Earth and the conquered New Alliance planets to maintain some dangerous habits.
Agnosis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 238,880. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Assisted by the virtual avatar of of the most renowned technological pioneer in human history, John Dorian spirals from universe to dataverse, racing against time and the overpowering foes to unravel one man's secret obsession and uncover a galaxy-spanning conspiracy to enslave all of humanity to an alien race. Except that all of it is just as likely a lie.
Beacon - Part II
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Series: Beacon Saga Serial, II. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
What should be wondrous news has rocked the fleet, sparking suspicion and acts of desperation. Against a backdrop of escalating tension in the orbital layers, Mally contends with the growing jealousy of a barren people, while Tersias helps Shiplord Nastron assemble a special crew—from some of Beacon’s most infamous aliens. \
Beacon (Part I)
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Series: Beacon Saga Serial, I. Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
They call it the Shroud, and Beacon is the only star that survived its wrath. At this endpoint of existence, humanity lingers on alongside every living species. Layers of orbiting ships can provide you everything—except children. So when Mally and Tersias conceive, they are instant celebrities, lavished with accolades and gifts. But their act will carry a high cost. Part I of the Beacon Saga.
Alibi Jones and the Time War of The Devrizium
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Series: The Adventures of Alibi Jones, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A race of time travelers wants Alibi Jones' time to come to an end in this connected Cycle of Short Stories. This anthology grew from Mike's audio adaptations of his comic book scripts. Now rendered in prose, Alibi Jones fans who might not read comics have a chance to experience these adventures with the xenophobic, time traveling race known as The Devrizium. With 2 new, unreleased tales!
Manifest Destiny
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Forced into slave labor by a ruthless human empire, John and his people must band together for there freedom.
The Twelve
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,650. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Twelve chronicles the rise and fall of the architects of the Universe that were brought into being and endowed with power by Aeon The Creator and Lord of the Universe. The Twelve also deals heavily with the gods of the planet Merridia, largely Black Dawn; as well as the great warrior Scicremeon and her plot for revenge against her father's old enemies the Chalendorans.
Star Sails: Dome of Bones
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Series: Star Sails, Book 12. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dome of Bones is #10 in the Star Sails series. Having not made contact with intelligent life from their previous mission, Captain Jack Stone and his crew on board the SS Asterias have firm orders from Star Ship Command that seeking first contact with intelligent life must be their ongoing focus.
Last Flight For Craggy
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Series: Last Flight for Craggy, #1. Price: Free! Words: 80,540. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
2095. Freighter Captain Dixon Cragg was unhappy at the prospect of having to take early retirement at only eighty four. But times were changing and he had to play his part. Earth was dying, Moon was the main trading post between them and Mars. The prospect of working as a toilet cleaner seemed all that was left for Cragg. But events were unfolding that were to change the course of history for ever
The Szuiltan Alliance
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Series: The Szuiltan Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,500. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2013 by C&N Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Steve Drake, Space Trader, agreed to take on a trade to the Szuiltans, the only truly alien race ever discovered in man's expansion across the galaxy, he had no idea it would land him in the middle of murder, intrigue and an interplanetary war!
Iástron
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Series: The Gilaxiad, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 141,610. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two-hundred years ago the powerful Iástron race disappeared. Fifty years ago it died out completely. Darkness followed. War and death and suffering, born of prejudice and fear, fills the Four Systems. Crilshar’s power grows. The Systemal Alignment trembles. Titan, the only force able to fight back, has never been weaker.