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Vain Glory
Price: Free! Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An alien spy discovers a plot to convert the sages of the galaxy to the cult of the Living Darkness. Thwarting the plot becomes a desperate fight for survival.
Interlude 1.1
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Out on the edge of civilization anything and everything can happen--especially when you're not ready for it. When Jenny, the chief mechanic for the Bonnie Belle hops off to work a deal with the local black market she ends up bargaining for more than just fresh fruit. This short story is an installment in the "Tales from the Edge" universe, joining two prior novels, IN THE BLACK and IN THE VOID.
Panglor
Series: Star Rigger Universe. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,770. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Discredited as a space pilot, Panglor Balef is doomed to die in space. Bad enough to be coerced into a mission of murder and suicide, he must also contend with a young woman—stowaway and impossible companion. He could never imagine the journey through space-time they are about to take, from which there is almost certainly no return. Prequel to Jeffrey A. Carver’s famed Star Rigger Universe.
Stalking the Apocalypse
Series: The Coalition/Orthodoxy Universe, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 181,760. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
They are A'tuu'shahn'i, the Rim's mercenaries of choice, ancient, enigmatic shape-shifters rumored to be organic machines, possibly from a different dimension altogether. Invincible, implacable, unstoppable—except to an even more ancient, equally implacable enemy from within. The human-dominated coalition fears them but can either survive without the other?
The Eyes Have It: A Science Fiction Story
Series: A Molly Nomad Caper. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Only a crazy person would go up against the security of the Chak’hala to steal the Eye of the Moon. Or only the cursed sister-in-law of a crazy person, which is how Molly feels after hearing the hair-brained scheme from her brother-in-law, Mickey. But the promise of a nice payday overrides Molly’s usual caution. Until the caper goes awry & the Eye turns out to be more than she bargained for.
Grounded
Price: Free! Words: 43,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Master Trilium Bishop and his platoon of knights are finally going home for good following five years of administering diplomacy and judgment to various societies across the galaxy. While sitting in his aircraft, Trilium’s gift of perception warns him that something is not right and before long, the Knights of Dena find themselves in a situation filled with little hope.
Conflagration Of The Souls
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,770. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Though shut to them, the Guardian Priesthood of Ipri-Axis thrived on the certainty that its enigmatic Temple and legendary occupant were ultimately theirs to control. Generations of plans were based on a belief that the Oracle inside could speak directly with God - and he who controlled the flow of information from God, controlled the planet.
Lodestone Book Six: Eternity's Shadow
Series: Lodestone, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,800. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Epic Alien Adventure! With her old adversary, Glaisne, now loose on Helvena along with the fey creature, Ash, Keris of the Kelanni must risk everything by awakening an ancient power so dangerous that it could destroy both worlds...
The Seryys Chronicles: Steel Alliance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The fragile peace between the Seryysans and the Vyysarri remains tenuous as Khai, Sibrex, Dah and Puar find themselves stranded within the remnants of the long-dead society of those known as the Founders. Meanwhile they are being hunted by an enemy that easily annihilates the Seryys Navy’s Sixth Fleet, vastly outgunning both the Seryysans and Vyysarri.
Strangers in Flight (Sons of the Starfarers: Book III)
Series: Sons of the Starfarers, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 43,090. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Reva Starchild went into cryosleep, she wasn't prepared to be the sole survivor of a people that history never remembered. Isaac wants to help her, but he carries a secret that may decide the outcome of the war. Little does he know, the Imperials aren't the only ones hunting him.
The Plasma Shadow
Series: The Plasma Master, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 152,980. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two years have passed since the Battle of Venom. The survivors have many unanswered questions, but Mirana Kelar has not been idle. Even as she begins to uncover the origin of Dark Viper’s mysterious power, though, the remnant of an old enemy threatens to plunge the Empire back into war. And this time, even Nedward Simmons may not be able to stand against the forces that hunt him.
Flipspace: Astraeus Event, Missions 4-6
Series: Flipspace. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Oh Fortuna: During a deep space rescue, the Mockingbird receives emergency dispatch orders for the Fortuna asteroid. Threshold: The freeze on FTL exploration is over. Mockingbird is dispatched to the exo-planet, XJ-372495E to relieve an outpost team established by the Astraeus. When It Rains: Only 42 light-years away, the exo-solar planet, Henry Draper 40307G has yet to be visited by humanity.
Horizon Dynasty
Series: Horizon Crossover, III. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,080. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Dragonfly Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Agency has had enough of Captain Temms Rogers’ urging for democracy in their region of space. Rogers soon realizes the Agency intends to use him and the crew of the Doubtful for their purposes or else. Can he gather the other captains of the sector in rebellion against the Agency and bring down their repressive regime? Or will Rogers lead them into a fight they cannot win?
Beyond the Expanse
Series: The Masters, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,100. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In the final book of the trilogy, the Masters prepare for their final assault on the galaxy, and the pilots and crew of the space carrier Pegasus must scramble to find new allies anywhere they can. In the mean time, the inhabitants of Earth, still trapped under the Masters’ technology-dampening field, desperately try to keep society and civilization from collapsing into chaos.
Greenstar Season 1, Episodes 1-3
Series: Josie Stein Comedies. Price: Free! Words: 30,000. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(3.00 from 1 review)
Reuse, Reduce, Recycle shouldn’t include people. Normally, freezing to death in deep space is pretty permanent. But Engineer Josie Stein was just defrosted a thousand years in the future, aboard the U.F.S. Greenstar, a recycled spaceship on a mission to stop the self-destructive aliens of the galaxy from wiping themselves out.
Dreamships
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,980. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A thought-provoking examination of the possibility of artificial intelligence. Reverdy Jian, a freelance "dreamspace" pilot based on Persephone (an arid world so hot the population lives underground), and her partners Imre Vaughn and "Red" take on a job flying a custom-made ship for the secretive Meredalia Mitexi. They're to search for Mitexi's lost brother— designer of the near-sentient computer.
Resurrection: Chance and Change
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,470. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the captain's gambling finally caught up with him, two crewmembers, an enigmatic passenger and a local Port Rat on the run from trouble come up with a daring plan that may save them all . . . or kill them. How desperate are they?
Chasing Shadows
Series: The Star Hunters, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A bounty hunter and a military officer must struggle with and against each other under the looming threat of galactic war.
Time Planet
Series: Time Ships, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
25 years ago, Cal Wheams worked on a time machine. Now a timeship captain is asking for his help to move a planet that has been pulled into the past back to it’s appropriate place in the present. Meanwhile, Angela, his wife, must keep a group of rebel rodents from destroying the planet when it returns.
Oblivion
Series: Spaceforce, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,720. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When theme-planet ride designer Karen Chase dies at the opening ceremony of her own latest thrill ride, Spaceforce officers Jez and Andri are sent to investigate. They soon uncover a web of dark secrets lurking behind the shiny facade of Fantasia, the Galaxy's ultimate holiday destination. And the greatest secret of all could end the dream forever.