- African American fiction
- Children’s books
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Shadowplay: Book One of the Starcrown Chronicles by Jon Gerrard
Series: The Starcrown Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Waking up on a strange ship, 21 year old Cordass Pell learns that he is on his way to serve a life sentence on the penal planet of Demerl. But before the transport arrives, the ship is hijacked by pirates and Pell and the other prisoners are sold as slaves to a sadistic owner. The trouble is that he can’t remember anything about his life before waking up. And someone keeps trying to kill him.
Status Quo (Oolite Saga Part 1) by Drew Wagar
Price: Free! Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.00 from 1 review)
Part 1 of the Oolite Saga. A brilliant scientist uncovers a terrifying plot to begin a galactic war. Aided by a talented, but reluctant and embittered combateer, he must stop the deployment of a super weapon he invented. A weapon so powerful it threatens to destroy entire worlds.
Mutabilis (Oolite Saga Part 2) by Drew Wagar
Price: Free! Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Part 2 of the Oolite Saga. When a series of linked murders forces GalCop to outlaw the shadow organisation known as ‘The Dark Wheel’, a mysterious top secret document must be found in order to stave off a galactic conflict. The document contains a devastating secret; the key to domination, power and control. A secret as old as space itself, the location of the legendary planet ‘Raxxla’.
The Expendable Few - A Spinward Fringe Novel by Randolph Lalonde
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 6.5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,280. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.29 from 42 reviews)
Clark Patterson and other officers in the Freeground Military are ejected from regular service when their actions and lifestyles are met by disapproval by a new oppressive government. They find themselves reassigned to a unit sent on some of the most dangerous missions ever undertaken by Freeground Nation soldiers. Completing these missions is their only way to win their freedom.
IceFlight by Casey Lea
Series: The Iron Altar, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 165,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.75 from 8 reviews)
Darsey Ice never thought her first trip past Jupiter would claim the lives of her crew. But then she hadn’t expected to become the first person to make contact with aliens either. Kidnapped, enslaved and lost on the Outer Rim of a mighty civilization light-years from Earth, the only person she can turn to is her enigmatic new owner. A dishonored outcast, he is just as alone as Darsey.
A Plain Jane Book One by Odette C. Bell
Series: A Plain Jane, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A sci-fi space opera with a dash of romance, action, and mystery, A Plain Jane follows Jane as she travels the galaxy desperately trying to find out who she is, where she's from, and what she's really capable of.
SODIUM:1 Harbinger by Stephen Arseneault
Series: SODIUM, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,200. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(3.00 from 2 reviews)
In 1957, a group of wilderness adventurers are confronted with the unexpected. They are forced to defend themselves against an unworldly enemy. Will man's first encounter with aliens force them to run or will they stand and fight? This is the first thriller in the SODIUM series. Follow along as the unwitting group determine their own fate.
Vatican Assassin by Mike Luoma
Series: The Vatican Assassin Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It's 2109. BC - Bernard Campion - poses as a priest, but he's an assassin for the New catholic Church. His new assignment: Assassinate Meredith McEntyre, Governor of Lunar Prime, the non-aligned city-state on the Moon. BC tries to take care of his “business” during an out of control interplanetary War between the west and Islam. He doesn't know it yet, but BC's next move will change everything!
Mariposa (2173) by B.B. Irvine
Series: Spacer Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 110,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.40 from 5 reviews)
On a survey of planet Deepstrike, 34 light years from Earth, newly promoted Space Fleet Ensign Xiu-Li Chen uses her butterfly swords and fierce determination to survive first contact with the Qet, a violent human-like alien species. The first of a 12 book S.F. series starting in 2173 that follows Xiu-Li Chen's InterWorld Group Space Fleet career from "Crewper" to Captain.
Incursio (Oolite Saga Part 3) by Drew Wagar
Price: Free! Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When a deadly alien attack is launched across the galaxy, humankind finds itself under-prepared and overwhelmed. As star systems begin to fall, privateers take up the battle alongside the military forces and a desperate plan is hatched to stop the invaders once and for all, before humanity is eradicated. (The Oolite Saga, Part 3 )
Wanderer's Escape by Simon Goodson
Series: Wanderer's Odyssey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jess was born a prisoner, grew up a prisoner and at sixteen knew he would die a prisoner. When his turn comes to try to break through the traps protecting a spaceship it seems his day to die has come. Instead he manages to avoid the traps and gain access to the ship, beginning a frantic flight to freedom. Thrust into a brutal universe can he master the ship he has stolen in time to stay alive?
Tsar Wars: Agents of ISIS, Book 1 by Stephen Goldin
Series: The Agents of ISIS. You set the price! Words: 62,860. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2010 by Parsina Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.43 from 7 reviews)
With humanity scattered throughout the galaxy, the Empire is the only force for order across the stars. But the tsar's been in a coma for five years, and his grand-niece, the only apparent heir, is only 14 years old. The task of preserving the Empire now falls to two untrained--but far from unskilled--agents of the Imperial Special Investigation Service. Can they save the Empire from destruction?
The Life, Death and Life of Amelia Hollow by Edward James Bowman
Price: Free! Words: 151,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(1.00 from 1 review)
In the year 2808 AD, eighteen year-old Amelia Hollow gets accepted into Starside Academy: the top United Systems of Mel naval academy. She is the first human to ever be accepted into such an elite academy as the human race is looked down upon by the USM... and because she has a huge ego she wants to shame the USM for doubting her.
The Synchronicity War Part 1 by Dietmar Arthur Wehr
Series: The Synchronicity War. Price: Free! Words: 80,650. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(2.00 from 1 review)
A xenophobic alien race is bent on annihilating Humanity. The only Space Force officer who seems to be able to slow the enemy down, is doing so with the aid of uncontrollable precognitive visions. This new military scifi series is about desperate space battles and the men, women and Artificial Intelligences, who fight and die in them. Over 600 Amazon readers gave this book 5 out of 5 stars.
Watcher's Web by Patty Jansen
Series: Return of the Aghyrians, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When Jessica ends up on a strange world, she knows it's not an accident, even though locals pretend it is. But two men are telling her different versions of what happened and why they want her, and with no knowledge of the world, she has to figure out who is right.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 7: Framework by Randolph Lalonde
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 183,850. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(4.79 from 14 reviews)
The crew of the Triton find themselves marooned in the Rega Gain solar system. Refusing to abandon the refugees and liberated slaves who joined them along the way, they make a deal with the Government to settle. Meanwhile, the fugitive, Jacob Valance and the former Samson crew work to restore their ship and continue their fight against the Order Of Eden in earnest.
Finis (Oolite Saga Part 4) by Drew Wagar
Price: Free! Words: 65,160. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
With the alien menace poised to overthrow the galaxy a lone group of combateers is all that that stands between them and total annihilation. When one of their number is kidnapped by the aliens and their plans thwarted, the group must decide whether to mount a rescue and risk losing the war, or sacrifice her for the greater good of humankind… This is the conclusion of the Oolite Saga.
Lucifer's Odyssey by Rex Jameson
Price: Free! Words: 91,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.18 from 11 reviews)
Lucifer travels back to Chaos and stumbles upon a civil war devastating his homeland. The realm’s wizards are firmly under the control of a rival clan, and Lucifer's family is in mortal peril. As old clan rivalries blossom and a new hostile enemy expands across the known multiverse, Lucifer is faced with not only saving Chaos from annihilation but also saving his rightful place on the throne.
Passengers to Zeta Nine by Peter Salisbury
Series: Peter Salisbury's Passengers Science Fiction, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Raife and Doctor Nancy Zing’s electronic DNA records and mind patterns have been travelling for one hundred and twenty years. They will be the first humans to see Zeta Nine, a beautiful Earth-class planet covered in lush vegetation, warm seas and having an apparent absence of predators. Everything looks perfect, or is it too good to be true..?
The Demon Of Synar (Book 1 of the Forced To Serve Series) by Donna McDonald
Series: Forced To Serve, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,390. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Being captain of his own rescue ship is the life Liam Synar has always dreamed of living. Being master of a hereditary demon is not. Coveting Malachi's power, his exiled brother hunts him to capture the demon that Liam's life mate unknowingly hosts. Putting Malachi inside Ania two years ago had been an act to save her when she almost died saving his. If only the demon hadn't killed again.