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Ten Thousand Miles Up
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Captain Ateri has never known life outside his starship, but when a fleet of pirates offer him an opportunity to steal from his slave-masters, can he maintain the facade long enough to attain what he desires most?
Space Rats and Rebels: Last Chance (Episode 3 of a 3 Part Serial)
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Series: Space Rats & Rebels. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,980. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
“Star Wars” meets “The Princess Bride”… In a conquered galaxy of the far future, only two rebel groups still dare to resist the plague of tyranny—the solar system Gaeas-7 at one end, and the RAT fleet at the other. But neither knows of the other’s fight, and both are facing imminent destruction. Will they be able to join forces in time for one last desperate stand against an overwhelming evil?
Space Rats and Rebels: Princess Problems (Episode 2 of a 3 Part Serial)
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Series: Space Rats & Rebels. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,990. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
“Star Wars” meets “The Princess Bride”… In a conquered galaxy of the far future, only two rebel groups still dare to resist the plague of tyranny—the solar system Gaeas-7 at one end, and the RAT fleet at the other. But neither knows of the other’s fight, and both are facing imminent destruction. Will they be able to join forces in time for one last desperate stand against an overwhelming evil?
Merchantman (The Girls from Alcyone)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
MERCHANTMAN (a short story) Sigrid Novak embarks on an all or nothing mission to secure vital supplies for the girls' homeworld of New Alcyone. But with a price on her head the size of a planet, and pursued across the galaxy by the Council for Trade and Finance, finding a willing trading partner proves a more complicated problem than Sigrid thought. Fortunately, there are always the Merchantmen.
Two Tales of Korval
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) Number One. Originally published in chapbook form by SRM Publisher in 1995. Includes the two classic Liaden stories, "To Cut an Edge," and "A Day at the Races."
Hand and Space: A Captain Brian Saber story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Sometimes the elderly can make a real difference when given a chance. Captain Brian Saber must recruit a ninety-one-year-old discredited scientist to help save all of humanity from a deadly attack by aliens deep in space. Science fiction with a human touch.
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.
After The Metaphysics
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Series: The Metaphysics Brace, Last. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Elisabeth's world ended when she was forced to leave university before the end of her course. After centuries serving as an immortal royal flunky on a planet that doesn't even have a name, she is yearning to return to the 1990s English undergraduate student scene. The uninvited tigers in the kitchen are far from her only obstacle in this keenly awaited sequel to "Physics with Metaphysics".
The Dilemma of Unrequited Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Aurora’s mutant superpower allows her to know when people lie to her. That’s useful for a therapist. Not so useful when it comes to unrequited love. An ‘Aboard the Universe’ Story
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe Issue #2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe Issue #2 contains over 14 thousand words of new material for the pbem (play by email) game Fire On The Suns (FOTS) including ship design variants in Shipyard, a Missions profile article by Jeff Engel, a Sub-Sector Guide for Sub-Sector 413x419, rules extensions for FOTS Tactical Comand, and an article on Power Projection.
Stone 382
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Keith's in charge of Stone 382, an alien relic that's a waypoint to the stars. Stuck with Jimmy in the dilapidated, pokey, glued-on station, Keith just wants to get home to see Sue. But when the alien builders arrive, everything's going to change. A science fiction story originally published in Perihilion, by the author of "Walking Gear".
Technical Details
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 21. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories about the folks who keep the social and technical machinery running. "Landed Alien" finds Kara ven'Arith on a space station maintenance crew when a series of inexplicable events overtake support functions. In "Eleutherios," the friars at a down-and-out abbey are taken in hand by an unlikely savior. Both stories previously appeared on Baen.com website.
Colonists Like Us
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Love is natural. So is fear. When you have a sister as special as Emmy-Lou, you'll do anything to protect her—even sign up to colonize an empty planet, far from Earth and someone to touch, to hold or to love. No-one could have predicted the consequences of that decision.