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Scow Truck - Episode 4, A Marriage Made Where?
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Series: Scow Truck radio scripts, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The fourth episode of Scow Truck, written for students to perform as part of a media production class, finds the Scow Ship Second Prize ordered to an asteroid known as "The Wart" to explore it as a possible garbage dump. Crock inadvertently proposes marriage to a beautiful native girl and the ensuing mayem is reminiscent of a Laurel and Hardy comedy.
Planet of Misery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The destination: Gunnaral-40. One of the most miserable places in the universe. Arkle Wright just cannot wait to get off it. And—imagine—if he feels that way before landing how will he feel after? A story of forgetting and reunion. Planet of Misery: An Arkle Wright Short Story.
Scow Truck Episode-3, A Tight Squeeze
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Series: Scow Truck radio scripts, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This episode of Scow Truck finds the Second Prize Trapped in a Klakon trash compactor while being threatened by the Bogus Collective. Once again, they must free themselves using the old "rubber garbage" trick, or is it the "rubber robot" trick? Tune in and find out. Oh, and don't forget to order your very own life-size cardboard cutout of the bimbo in the spandex jumpsuit!
Flipspace: Raging Pacific
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Series: Flipspace, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
After years, the once-broken terrorist group, Golden Fist of Pacifica reemerges. Using a new bioweapon, the GFP seize control over a corporate board of directors, and through them possession of the mult-e-nomic platform, Pacific City. This time NATO is required to act, and puts the Mockingbird on alert status.
Khalsa Warriors: GAPA vol.3
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Series: Khalsa Warriors: Galactic Alliance Protection Armada. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,140. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Artist Blueprint Company. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth Colonial expanded its confederacy, departing from its known galaxy and conquering outer space. The industrial population expanded from one solar system to the next creating space harbours to be defended from potential rivals among many feuding solar realms. The need for supremacy that lead to galactic wars generated a new human species by the Earth Colonial military - The Khalsa Warrior.
Khalsa Warriors: GAPA vol.2
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Series: Khalsa Warriors: Galactic Alliance Protection Armada. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Artist Blueprint Company. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth Colonial expanded its confederacy, departing from its known galaxy and conquering outer space. The industrial population expanded from one solar system to the next creating space harbours to be defended from potential rivals among many feuding solar realms. The need for supremacy that lead to galactic wars generated a new human species by the Earth Colonial military - The Khalsa Warrior.
Khalsa Warriors: GAPA Volume 1
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Series: Khalsa Warriors: Galactic Alliance Protection Armada. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by Artist Blueprint Company. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth Colonial expanded its confederacy, departing from its known galaxy and conquering outer space. The industrial population expanded from one solar system to the next creating space harbours to be defended from potential rivals among many feuding solar realms. The need for supremacy that lead to galactic wars generated a new human species by the Earth Colonial military - The Khalsa Warrior.
Trapped Tale
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Series: Edenia ยท Aire, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Tale of the trapped contained in prison. The trapped tell stories of their freedom and hope to avoid boredom.
Scow Truck, Episode-2; WithTwo You Get Eggroll
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Series: Scow Truck radio scripts, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In episode-1, Captain Crock, swindled Klakon raiders into accepting Manhattan's garbage in exchange for safe passage. Home again, the Second Prize is ordered to clean up the space junk orbiting earth. They vacuum up a Chinese satellite and are attacked by nanobots, who nibble away at the ship and reproduce themselves from the ingested material. Can they manage to escape destruction?
Debts to Pay
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Series: Shattered Empire, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Carlotta Valdez thought she'd left her past as a mercenary behind her, when she joined the Galactic Rebellion. But the past has a habit of catching up with you, and so, Carlotta runs into her old boss Darius Gilroy. He has a job for her and won't take no for an answer. And so Carlotta finds herself on a mission to take out a drug lord. How can Carlotta reconcile this job with her new convictions?
History Lesson
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Series: Shattered Empire, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,560. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The nights are long on the rebel world of Pyrs and everybody deals with those demons in their very own way. Holly di Marco and Ethan Summerton, once a mercenary and an outlawed aristocrat respectively, stave off the nightmares by arguing about politics and getting drunk. But a long night of arguing reveals unexpected truths about the history of Fifth Human Empire and about Ethan and Holly.
Seedlings
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Series: Shattered Empire, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Outlawed aristocrat Ethan Summerton finds himself cooped up on the rebel planet Pyrs and reduced to tending the rebel base's greenhouse. Luckily, Ethan always liked gardening. Besides, it gives him the chance to impress his new best friend Holly. Mercenary Holly doesn't care for plants. Until an incident involving a little girl, chickens and batavia lettuce shows her what Ethan is truly made of.
Draconis Discord - A Collective Saga Sci-Fi Romance
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Series: The Collective Saga, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Nicole was lost. After a thousand long, tortuous years of craving Nathan by her side, he had finally been hers. For one, brief, shimemering moment, they had stood side by side in front of the world. Then cruel fate - and a bullet's blast through his chest - had brought it all to a crashing end. Now she must find a way to claw through the darkness - and to carve out a new life.
Glass Walls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Beth pays for crimes she committed as a child while under alien influence. Languishing in indentured servitude, her employers use her to satisfy the needs of their alien guests. To cope, she withdraws. But when Beth meets an alien who endures the same loneliness Beth suffers, her actions surprise even her.
Scow Truck, episode -1: Critical Mess
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Series: Scow Truck radio scripts, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This unabashed parody of Startrek and the sci-fi genre contains such forgettable characters as the Chief Custodian, commander of Scowfleet, Crock, captain of the Secondprize and his crew: pointy eared Spook; engineer Shorty; radio officer O'Hara; Dr. DeCoy; GAL, computer with an attitude; linguist Rosetta Stein; and weapons officer Blaze Starr (the bimbo in spandex.) May the farce be with you!
Bridge Builder (Shimmer In The Dark)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nantosuelta left with the Asterean Space Fleet to search for a new world. Her companions rely on her skills to bridge the wormholes of space, but an encounter with an alien ship desecrates the fleet and wipes Nanto’s psychic abilities. Stranded, with starving creatures closing in all around them, Nanto must shed her old ways of thinking to fight a new battle. Survival.
Forgetting
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Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It was a perfect security system. The ship would only answer to one person and that could not be over-ruled. Perfect for a mission of scientific research, but not so great when the ship is under attack and that one person makes a fatal mistake.
I, Crimen: a short story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Triple Helix Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Walk into the light; find the darkness. In the wake of a violent act, a young boy is enslaved. He toils in the fields of an alien colony, never knowing what lies beyond the exotic horizon. He lives a horror his people had experienced generations ago. Many have died in the garden, but he has only grown stronger. When presented with the chance to be free, there's no reason to decline. Or is there?
Delightfully Twisted Tales: The Worst of Both Worlds (Volume Eight)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Maintenance workers tend to a living ship with mental issues, a tentacled alien competes in her first triathlon on Earth, a man goes to the ends of the Earth and beyond for the perfect anniversary present, and a horny translator hopes to put the "contact" in an impending first contact. This delightfully twisted story collection is easily devoured in one sitting and will leave you hungry for more.
Interlude 1.1
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.