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Astronomicon: The Beginning by Paul Vincent
Price: Free! Words: 124,230. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(1.00 from 1 review)
3 Space craft, 240 colonists, 25 trillion miles and an unexpected discovery that changes everything. Astronomicon: The Beginning follows the human race's intrepid first steps into interstellar space, a colonisation mission to Proxima Centauri. The colossal distance and harsh environment are not all that stand between them and survival.
The Bright Black Sea by C. Litka
Price: Free! Words: 327,570. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.78 from 9 reviews)
The tramp space ship Lost Star is a ship with a mysterious and very dangerous past. Its future is looking pretty iffy as well. Join the crew of the Lost Star as they cross orbits with cruel assassins, homicidal robots, deadly pirates, and the mythical dragons of space in this long, sweeping space opera which revisits, and reinvents, the golden age of science fiction space adventure.
I pianeti carcere - Un racconto di Iiianng Williot senior - by Giovanni Maria Plasmati
Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: Italian. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Nel libro si narra la storia del dottor Williot senior che è riuscito ad affermarsi nella vita senza l’aiuto di nessuno e ciò ha costituto, da sempre, il suo motivo di orgoglio. Tutto scorre tranquillo finchè Williot non ritiene di riuscire a far a meno anche della sua immagine riflessa allo specchio. Solo un viaggio attraverso lo specchio, tra misteriosi pianeti, riesce a mutare le sue idee.
The Star Creature by Kevin A. Lyons
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.92 from 12 reviews)
A story of the first encounter between two intelligent species, with an assumption that "intelligence" is just one of many attributes that may be just as important. Today this would be called Flash Fiction. In 1979 it was a "short-short" story. It was first published in the Winter, 1979, issue of Unearth Magazine (Volume 2, Number 4).
Honorable Enemies Rethought by Poula Anderson
Price: Free! Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A Dominique Flyndry story. Captain Dominique Flyndry, super Agent of the Terran Empire has met her worst nightstallion. An opposing spy that is a telepath. The bird woman Aycharaya can read her mind and know her every move! Even worse, she likes the woman after she saves Flyndry from a dragon! A Gender Switch Adventure.
The Fourth World: Authors Definitive Edition by Laurence Moroney
Price: Free! Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(2.00 from 1 review)
All new, updated and revised edition with a new afterword from the author. Buried deep below the Nevada desert, in a place often called Area 51, is a very special and ancient school where the best and brightest children come to learn the technology that will bring mankind to its next step of evolution -- a place amongst the stars.
Star Wars: Malignant Metamorphosis by Forcechild
Price: Free! Words: 100,620. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by Star Wars Fanbase Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.00 from 1 review)
There is an evil force lurking in the fringes of the Outer Rim patiently waiting for the opportunity to seek revenge against the Skywalker lineage. Will the “Chosen One” be able to intervene and save his grandchildren? Will he be able to save all mankind from this wicked Sith Lord? Very dark and clouded it is...
Jak Phoenix by Matt D. Williams
Series: The Jak Phoenix Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Jak is a pilot who would rather kick back with a cold drink than stick his neck out to save the galaxy. But, as we all know, life often gets in the way of these ‘big dreams.’ In the spirit of space operas of old, comes a light hearted, action packed novel following the exploits of the best low quality pirate in the galaxy - Jak Phoenix.
Start (Book One of Ouroboros) by Odette C. Bell
Series: Ouroboros, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,210. Language: Australian English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Not all of us are born equal. Some exceed every expectation and excel in every task. Some of us can't even get out of bed in the morning. Such is life for Cadet Nida Harper. She's universally known as the worst recruit in the Academy. It's not for want of trying; she's just cursed with universal bad luck. Every accident that could happen, does happen.
Center Worlds - Spark by Tim Morrison
Price: Free! Words: 92,980. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A lost world, abandoned for over a thousand years, all but forgotten, except to the young Clansman who wants to explore the mystery at the heart of his own Clan territory. Young Lord Ryo Camelin, soon to rule his Clan, is eager to solve the mystery of the planet deep within his own territory but hidden for so very long. What he finds will change his life, and the lives of his children, forever
Raising Avon by Rebekah Shelton
Series: The Battle for Zarcon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
Jeremy Hanson is a Captain in the Intergalactic Command Exchange and on the fast track to Colonel. In three months, he will get his dream job as a pilot on a battleship but first he has to complete a special assignment with the General's daughter, Avon. An easy mission you would think, but not when you put a hard-headed ambitious Captain and a spoiled rotten Cadet together.
Otters In Space by Mary E. Lowd
Series: Otters In Space, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Humans have left the Earth, and dogs rule. Kipper is an oppressed tabby-cat who dreams of a better place, where cats run their own lives. When she discovers a secret that sends her out of this world, Kipper must navigate through the mysterious otter space station and befriend a spaceship full of eccentric otters to find out: is there really a cat paradise?
Ship's Boy by Phil Geusz
Price: Free! Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.00 from 3 reviews)
First in a series of space opera books following the adventures of David Birkenhead, a genetically engineered slavebunny who gradually rises to become a galactic hero. A short novel of just over 100 pages, this first volume is distributed free to excite interest in the series as a whole.
Squatter's Rights by Hollis Rentchler
Price: Free! Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Viking Horde Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Earth's colonization ship arrives at what is supposed to be an uninhabited planet and confirms you never know what to expect with a First Contact.
Confederation (In Her Name, Book 5) by Michael R. Hicks
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 119,260. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 5 reviews)
In Book 2 of the In Her Name: Redemption trilogy, Reza Gard is once again a stranger in a strange land in the Confederation. He is brought to Earth, where he is reunited with Nicole Carré. But there are dark forces at work in the Confederation, and Reza is a pawn in a power struggle that leads him to Erlang. A heartbreaking reunion awaits in a battle where he must choose between love and honor...
Star Wars: Hunted by David Gremillion
Price: Free! Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.89 from 9 reviews)
It all ends here. Anakin's journey into the Dark Side reaches its conclusion with "Star Wars: Hunted". The Republic is in peril, trillions of lives hang in the balance, including the children of Padme and Anakin. Palpatine knows his time is at hand to either gain everything or to lose it all in the greatest gamble of all time. The Hunt is on...for everyone.
The Fleet by John M. Davis
Price: Free! Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Welcome to life in orbit. After a plague surges out of control, the infected begin to overrun humanity's cities one by one. Forcing those who survive to take orbit. Commander Dalton James has walked many paths. Most of them in search of whiskey.
Gods of Kiranis by Ronald A. Geobey
Price: Free! Words: 142,610. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Church of the New Elect seeks Renewal. When the cage arrives, Mannix Relland prepares to do whatever it takes to lead his people to greatness. On a station orbiting Earth, Cana dreams of a distant planet where the ground burns beneath his feet. Cassandra Messina has her own god, and she trusts in him, for he knows the fate awaiting the Church. But he is not her god. Not at all. Not even close.
Fort Falling: Comments on a Life in Orbital Decay by Darryl Branning
Price: Free! Words: 80,170. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech(4.00 from 3 reviews)
This is the personal log of DeeDee 'dzyjak' Jackson. He lives and works aboard a space station which orbits Saturn, and sometimes he writes about it.
The Grooverunner's Wife by Tais Teng
Price: Free! Words: 11,180. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Cavendori had been travelling for three hundred and fifty nine years when he reached the shore of the Mirinjii Ocean. During his voyage he had covered almost half a light minute and unearthed the relics of five distinct Falls...