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Fatal Boarding by E. R. Mason
Price: Free! Words: 68,700. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.61 from 18 reviews)
“I have never believed in going strictly by the book. It’s the main reason I’ve never been offered a higher position on a big-draft. But, when things really go to hell, I’m always the first one to get the call. They trust me with their lives, but not their jobs.” --Adrian Tarn, Chief Security Officer, Starship Electra
Nomads of the Gods by Gary Mark Lee
Price: Free! Words: 230,080. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 30 reviews)
A planetary romance set on the savage world of Gorn,an Outer Rim world that is inhabited by genetically altered warriors known to the outside worlds as Nomads, possessed with great strength and healing power they roam the wastelands battling each other and the fierce creatures that inhabit their lands.
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(4.60 from 25 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.
First Contact (In Her Name: The Last War, Book 1) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 161,630. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.60 from 10 reviews)
Young Midshipman Ichiro Sato joined the Terran Navy to escape a tyrannical father and find freedom among the stars. He had no idea when he boarded the survey starship Aurora for his first assignment that he and his crew would make humanity’s first contact with a sentient alien species. Little did he know that this fateful encounter would trigger a catastrophic galactic war...
Rex Rising (Elei's Chronicles, #1) by Chrystalla Thoma
Price: Free! Words: 76,950. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 10 reviews)
In a world where parasites create new human races, Elei leads a peaceful life as aircar driver — until a mysterious attack on his boss sends him fleeing with a bullet in his side and the fleet at his heels. Pursued for a secret he does not possess, he has but one thought: to stay alive. Yet unless he finds out this deadly secret, he’s a dead man.
Troubleshooters: The Longest Joke Ever Told by Ian Thomas Healy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,930. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Local Hero Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Troubleshooters: The Longest Joke Ever Told is a big-budget action movie of a novel, filled with gunfights, explosions, chases, and memorable one-liners. Think Bruce Willis meets Mel Gibson with a dash of Chow Yun Fat and directed by James Cameron, leading toward a last-page punchline like a kick in the head. Buckle your safety harness for this nonstop, in-your-face ride.
DeniseZen by Jamie Antonia
Series: Denise Zen, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Denise Zen arrives in Southern Illinois for the summer term at SIU where she is approached by peaceful, highly advanced beings from another world to aid them in a search and rescue mission to retrieve two of their crewmembers that have disappeared.
Bakkian Chronicles, Book II - Insurrection by Jeffrey M. Poole
Series: Bakkian Chronicles, Book 2 · Legends of Lentari, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,720. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Bakkian Chronicles, Book II! Add one magic-stealing goblet, half a dozen dimwitted trolls, and one conceited wizard. Next add one kidnapped member of the royal family, one concerned son, two bodyguards, a soldier, and an adolescent griffin. Throw in a pinch of green dragon. Mix well and you will have yourself one fantastic action-packed fantasy adventure set in the magical kingdom of Lentari!
Patriotic Treason by Christopher Nuttall
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 125,080. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Why doth treason never prosper? Because if it prosper, none dare call it treason. A thrilling milSF story set in a dark grim future...
Lokant by Charlotte E. English
Series: Draykon, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,050. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
The draykon race has returned to the Seven Realms, but all is not well between humans and draykoni. Soon a war is building between the two races, one that threatens Llandry's loved ones. Who are the enigmatic sorcerers who woke the draykon? With little to go on but a mysterious book, Lady Eva Glostrum embarks on a hunt for the woman known as Ana - and learns about her own heritage along the way.
Coventina by Jamie Antonia
Series: Denise Zen, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Denise Zen has been having dreams, seeing visions, instilling in her a sense of impending dread more than wonder. Her senses and gifts will prove to be right as usual, when she is contacted by a member of Rome’s Ninth Legion who, along with five fellow legionnaires, and the beings from another world who abducted them nearly 2000 years earlier, arrive to ask her assistance in finding Coventina.
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.
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!
Fantastical Stories (Book 1) by Juraj Vondena
Price: Free! Words: 28,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Three stories from three different times and places, dealing with the same problem, which is, the end of existence. "Phoenix" is a story about an extraordinary elderly woman set in a fantasy world, "A change of heart" follows steps of a deep-space mining engineer and "Perseverance" is a dark comedy about a girl who becomes a vampire against her own will.
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: 89,190. 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)
Allira Daniels will do anything to keep her brother safe from the Institute. They claim to protect the Defectives, but really they are just trapped and segregated. But when Allira witnesses a car accident that critically injures two of her classmates, her family’s rules are tossed aside and she is quick to discover that saving Drew’s life could be the best and worst think she's ever done.
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.
Bob Moore: No Hero by Tom Andry
Price: Free! Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General(4.57 from 21 reviews)
Super powered humans started appearing 30 years ago. Now, they are everywhere. Bob Moore, Private Eye, dares to investigate those who could incinerate him with a thought. When he is called to help a super from his past, however, he'll be pushed to his limit. When supers and the police think there is no crime, can he get to the truth? Will he want to for the man that destroyed his marriage?
The Academy by Vincent Trigili
Series: Lost Tales of Power, Volume Two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,150. 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.