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Vanessa by David Howells
Series: Vanessa, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 145,470. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
A mentally fractured powerful spirit of a Georgian plantation holds in thrall the men and mounts of a Civil War foraging party to daily avenge the death of her husband and children by putting the enemy spirits through Hell. Ryan Fitzgalen, ancient and clairvoyant thanks to a WWII experiment using electromagnetism and his ghost wife must call in their descendents to battle undying hatred.
A Twist of Eternity by P R Glazier
Series: A Twist in the Tale, The First Twist. Price: Free! Words: 200,060. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The story is told through the eyes of Minervar a student healer. A chance meeting with a battle-weary mercenary called Serinae, throws them both into an epic adventure. They must discover their ancient history to save their precarious future. But Serinae's mysterious past is trying to stop them. Much is lost and gained before they finally win through - with more than a few twists along the way.
The Astoundingly True Tale of José Fabuloso by Jolie Jaquinta
Price: Free! Words: 56,180. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Take a stripper, a crazy pilot, an ace accountant, an alcohol obsessed engineer, and a mysterious curmudgeon. Place in a small stolen ship and agitate with stalkers, assassins, and lots of espresso. The result is the Astoundingly True Tale of José Fabuloso!
Transgression: A Time-Travel Suspense Novel by R.S. Ingermanson
Series: City of God, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,000. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Randy Ingermanson. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Damien West is a physicist on a mission to kill the apostle Paul. He’s building a wormhole with the help of Ari Kazan, a young Israeli physicist in Jerusalem. Ari’s got his eye on Rivka Meyers, a hot young archaeology student from Berkeley. When Damien gets the wormhole working, he uses Rivka first as a guinea pig. Ari must decide whether to follow them--or lose the woman of his dreams forever.
The Institute by Kayla Howarth
Series: The Institute Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,200. Language: Australian English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Living in constant fear. Always looking over your shoulder. The source of your fear? The Institute. Allira Daniels will do anything to keep her Defective brother safe from the Institute. They claim to protect Defectives, but it’s human nature to fear the unknown. Defectives are dangerous, they possess abilities that no human should be able to. Are you Defective? The Institute is coming for you.
Planet Woman by Judith Rook
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,600. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Circean humans have always known that their planet can think, but a diplomatic mission from First Home finds this very difficult to understand. Lewis, the planetary envoy, certainly doesn’t understand about Tethyn, his Circean hostess, and the independent and determined woman is not impressed by his patronising attitude. But Circe needs them to come together to help defeat an approaching danger.
Slave Empire - The Crystal Ship by T C Southwell
Series: Slave Empire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.58 from 19 reviews)
Rayne dreads the coming of the Crystal Ship and the legendary monster it bears. An Envoy destroyed a world once before, an almost forgotten event. One man, whose life the creature ruined, remembers. The mysterious Shrike has built the Slave Empire on blood and tears, and Rayne must have his help if she is to defeat the Envoy. The battle to protect her will bring three empires to the brink of war.
The Phoenix Conspiracy by Richard L. Sanders
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 121,180. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.58 from 12 reviews)
Calvin, an intelligence operative, is sent to eliminate a dangerous traitor. But as he chases his prey across the stars, he realizes they are both pawns in a shadowy chess game that threatens humankind everywhere. If he is to uncover the conspiracy he must confront, and embrace, the darkest elements of the galaxy. And throw himself, his career, and everyone he loves into the line of fire.
The Academy by Vincent Trigili
Series: Lost Tales of Power, Volume Two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.57 from 7 reviews)
The Empire had fallen, and the Imperial Navy was disbanded leaving James with nothing but his nightmares to remind him of the role he once played in The Great War. James must now face his new life in a new era where science and technology must share the stage with sorcery and wizardry, and a new ever-present shadow of evil lurks over the remnants of the once great Empire.
Through Struggle, the Stars by John Lumpkin
Series: The Human Reach, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,070. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
War is imminent between Earth's great space powers for reasons no one fully understands. When a young U.S. Space Force officer is assigned to shepherd an old spy out to the colonies, he begins to discover what lies at the root of the conflict. A hard science fiction novel by a former Pentagon and CIA reporter for the AP. "Great, good fun." - Analog "Very much recommended." - Midwest Book Review
Once Upon Another World by Shiva Winters
Series: Salak’patan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 131,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Once upon a time in a very ordinary place, there was an ordinary man with an ordinary life. At least that is what Mr. Sinclair wanted to believe to be true, until a little bit of the extraordinary touches his life and it will shatter his view of reality. When the destiny he knew nothing about catches up with him, nothing will ever be the same again. The question is, will he be able to survive it.
A Study in Conjecture by Sophie M. Shoesmith
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 120,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
A book written by an angsty teenager in response to the lack of lesbian literature in her local library. Lots of sci-fi, a little YA rom, something to keep you turning the pages until 1am.
Olympus Rises (Book One of the Code of War) by Jim Roberts
Series: The Code of War. Price: Free! Words: 78,250. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Afghanistan, 2014. Two weeks before the final withdrawal of all Coalition forces, a small unit of Army Rangers is attacked and destroyed by a Private Army known only as Olympus. The survivors are captured and held in a fortress in the Pamir Mountains of Kazinistan. There, they must effect a daring escape from their captors and at the same time find the secret of the mysterious Code of War.
Doubt - Among Us Trilogy Book 1 - a Truth Seekers end of the world religious thriller series by Anne-Rae Vasquez
Series: Among Us Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.57 from 7 reviews)
For readers who enjoy "End of Times" books or are fans of the shows "Supernatural", "Fringe" and "Medium". “Doubt” is a fast paced story where Harry Doubt online gamer and creator of the Truth Seekers game takes his game offline to search for who or what is behind the disappearances of his mother and his friends’ loved ones, uncovering supernatural forces living among them.
Nica of Los Angeles by Sue Perry
Series: Frames, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.57 from 7 reviews)
When rookie private eye Nica takes on a mysterious case, she enters a world of multiple dimensions called Frames, where buildings and lawn chairs can be sentient, a stray cat has great powers, books can be killers, and clouds can be spies. At home, Nica solves missing person cases; in the larger reality of the Frames, she gets swept into an escalating battle with stakes that could not be higher.
Empire (In Her Name: Redemption, Book 1) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 132,910. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.56 from 16 reviews)
EMPIRE is the coming-of-age story of Reza Gard, a young boy of the Human Confederation who is swept up in the century-long war with the alien Kreelan Empire. Captured and enslaved, Reza must live like his enemies in a grand experiment to see if humans have souls, and if one may be the key to unlocking an ages old curse upon the Kreelan race.
The Torturer's Daughter by Zoe Cannon
Series: Internal Defense, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,320. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.55 from 11 reviews)
Becca has never questioned what she's learned in Citizenship class: dissidents want to tear the country apart, and people like her mother are the only thing keeping them at bay. Until her mother executes Becca's best friend's parents as dissidents, and Becca learns a secret that changes everything...
Burning Eagle by Navin Weeraratne
Price: Free! Words: 133,400. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.55 from 11 reviews)
A hundred years ago, Super Sapient AIs made first ever contact with intelligent life from outside our solar system. Millions died. A century later, an expeditionary force arrives to liberate the first human world to fall. Among them is an outcast officer, a rebel smuggler, and a soldier in a secret pact. They are unprepared for what they find.
The Last Praetorian by Mike Smith
Series: The Redemption Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 124,670. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi(4.54 from 26 reviews)
Commander Jonathan Radec is a man desperately trying to escape from the mistakes of his past. Surrounded by a galaxy beginning to tear itself apart. Jon has little going in his favour, except a crew consisting of the elite of the old Imperial Navy, all of whom would fight to the death for him, and a past that possibly makes him one of the most dangerous men alive.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 5: Fracture by Randolph Lalonde
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.50 from 14 reviews)
The crew of the Triton, a rare, Earth built Space Combat Carrier, make their way to Ossimi Station, a safe haven for independent ships and traders. In a galaxy gripped by conflict and teetering on the verge of chaos, Captain Jacob Valance and his crew will be faced with the unexpected, the unknown, and an opportunity to save thousands of lives. Will their sympathy be their undoing? [Broadcast 5]