Michelle Murrain

Biography

I am a science fiction writer and web developer living in Northern California.

Where to find Michelle Murrain online


Videos

The Casitians Return Trailer
Trailer for the new novel, the Casitians Return Images: NASA Dana Robinson (http://www.flickr.com/people/skampy/) Phillip Capper (http://www.flickr.com/people/flissphil/) Music arranged by Michelle Murrain This video licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)

Books

Friends with Wings
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Pre-release—available September 26, 2014. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,310. Language: English. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The year is 2102, the earth is in crisis, and Trina, a gutsy young woman from a poor family, is forced to sell herself into slavery to pay off her family’s debt. To her surprise, she ends up being sent into space to help colonize a star. Her future seems bright until crisis strikes the colony – leaving Trina the only human being left alive on Planet Johannes.
Becoming Queen
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
As the eldest daughter of House Trageri, 19 year-old Daneli is the inheritor of long-standing tensions and a mission far larger than she is. She must undergo an arduous training process and a series of tests to become Queen. But Daneli is also in for a big surprise. A spaceship is speeding toward her colony - and its arrival will change everything.
The Saturn Moon
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Series: The Cassiopeia Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,400. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Max, the gutsy asteroid hunter from The Right Asteroid, has retired from space and is living a placid life on Mars… but not for long. Soon she’s called back into service to intervene with Koth, a telepathic, vengeful, catlike species who are heading straight toward Mars with weapons more powerful than human beings have ever seen. Has Max finally bitten off more than she can chew – or live through?
The Right Asteroid
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Series: The Cassiopeia Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Right Asteroid is set in the early years of the twenty-second century, when human colonies in space have created the equivalent of a new Wild West. Freedom-loving asteroid hunter Max wants nothing more than to have some fun and make enough money to pay off the ship, in that order. Instead, Max makes first contact, setting off a chain of events that will change human life forever.
The Expedition: The Casitian Universe Series, Volume IV
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Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 4. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 55,690. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Casitian physician Jam’elo makes a research trip to the western United States in 1859, he quickly becomes emotionally involved with Earth and its inhabitants. In his journeys, Jam’elo learns more about racism and slavery than he had ever hoped to know, falls in love with a widow in Oregon, who he returns with to Virginia, on a trip that will threaten both their love and their survival.
Humans Untied
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Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 3. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Humans Untied" is Volume 3 of the Casitian Universe Trilogy. This novel takes off where "The Story of New Earth" (Volume 2) left off. Things on Earth and New Earth are settling down, but then Terrans are faced with an almost insurmountable task. Marianne and Ja'el reunite, and help the next generation prepare New Earth for massive immigration of Humans from Earth.
The Story of New Earth
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Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 52,760. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Many human beings from Earth have settled on a new planet, called "New Earth." Humans on Earth and on New Earth learn of a new danger that they must contend with. Marianne comes back to New Earth, humans are put on trial by the Galactic Community, and the Casitians must face the consequences of their actions. Follow a host of old and new characters in this adventure.
The Casitians Return
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Series: The Casitian Universe, Book 1. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 88,200. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In The Casitians Return, life on Earth changes forever when aliens of human origin arrive with a startling new mandate, and the technology to enforce it. The aliens are here — and they are us. Or rather, they are human beings from another star system who have come to reunite the two branches of humanity, whether we like it or not.

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aliens    asteroids    civil war    colonization of new worlds    dolphins    earth    emigration    exploration    galaxy    ganymede    history    humans    jesus    kingdoms    marriage    mars    medicine    moon    oregon    planet    planets    politics    queens    religion    space    space adventures    space flight    space travel    united states    virginia