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A Starscape Slightly Askew by N. Ellen Fulda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013 by Nancy Fulda. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 1 review)
Kittyhawk Gruff never wanted to compete with her sisters. It's not her fault she's good at everything from alien artifacts to hyperspace mechanics. She'd far rather be ordinary. But when an alien lures her sisters into an archaeological death trap, Kittyhawk must learn to live up to her own potential. A Gruff Sisters Adventure. Please note: this is a short story, not a novel.
The Sapphiran Agenda by Marcha Fox
Series: Star Trails Tetralogy. Price: Free! Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Thyron is a flora peda telepathis from the planet, Sapphira. His world is occupied by his species of telepathic walking plants as well as a race of pygmies who worship them as gods. Encounters with humans generally don't end well. Face it, humans are omnivorous and plants a popular source of nourishment. Attempt this on Sapphira, however, and the food chain is likely to change rather quickly.
Endangered Species by Edward M. Grant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Dirk Beretta's girlfriend told him to get off the couch and look for a job, he found the perfect opportunity, thousands of light years from her, with free guns and beer, as security chief for the Bastadocorp mines on the Platypus Planet. But no-one told him what happened to the previous security chief, or that the Platypoids would rather die fighting than see their land defiled.
Treaty Time by C.M. Simpson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Treaty Time is a short science fiction story that continues the story of human settlement started in ‘Nothing’. In this tale, both humans and shifters discover they are not alone, and that some memories are inherited. It is approximately 3,250 words long, and is the fifth story in the third Simpson Anthology - An Anthology of Those Who Walk Among Us.
The Legend of Trixie Pug Part 6 by Russ Crossley
Series: The Legend of Trixie Pug. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When we left Trixie Aioli and Cherry Bomb in part 5 they just discovered the body of Graham Wafer. Fearing they'd be accused of the murder they flee. In this instalment they arrive in a mysterious neighbourhood of living machines and discover a secret that may end their mission to change the future forever. Join Trixie's struggle to ultimate power in a fast food galaxy.
Die Galaktische Allianz, Band 4: Laran (TEASER) by Arlo Tratlonovich
Series: Die Galaktische Allianz. Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: German. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Während auf den Planeten Exeter, Seven und Falcon bereits viel versprechende Erkenntnisse gewonnen werden konnten, entwickelt sich ausgerechnet die kleine Stadt Weilheim auf Terra zu einem neuen Krisenherd. Könnte es sein, dass ausgerechnet am Brennpunkt Weilheim die entscheidenden Hinweise auf die Herkunft der Fremden gefunden werden können?
Purr Mission by William Mangieri
Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Major Tom’s cub is dying of the Morient Virus, and he knows their sworn enemies the Baastards are responsible, but bureaucats order him not to go to their planet to recover the antidote. Easier to beg forgiveness than to ask purrmission. Ready for heroism, space, spies, and lives in the balance? Read “Purr Mission.” Purr Mission is the first Herc Tom story, and is also in “Cats of War I.”
Trickster by Steve Stanton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Deep below the surface of the moon where huge colony starships are prepared for launch, a group of union graffiti artists plan the biggest tag ever in defiance of their corporate overlords. Derek Thundersky, a half-breed Ojibway warrior, and Colonel Woodsworth Dunfield, a stodgy British celestial navigator, separated by clan, class and culture, must risk everything for the women they love.
Gaea's Chosen: Event Horizon by Cara Michaels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Dr. Marcus Gilpin left Earth with the woman he loved, but the very science he put his faith in promised her to another man… Six months after waking in unknown parts of the galaxy, Marcus Gilpin is still recovering from a mauling that nearly killed him. His love gone, his ship lost—a crew of twenty now numbers only five, and he should have been among the dead...
The Reptiles' Blade by C.M. Simpson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: American English. Published: October 26, 2013 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
The Reptiles’ Blade is a science fiction novella about a retired military member, a lizardine warrior-come-“diplomat” and some high-level negotiation that very nearly goes astray before it even gets started.
Toward an End Known by G. R. Paskoff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Il'Naioth is a respected Elder among her people and has been awaiting the moment when a group of beings from beyond the stars, known as the Travelers, would sail to her world. When tragedy strikes, she is forced to question her most sacred beliefs. Ultimately, the future of her entire race will depend upon her ability to adapt to the most challenging threat of all – Man.
Breaking Gods by Viola Grace
Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 28. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Born to mimic any talent she sees, Lieta is asked for help in taking down those of her own kind. A new career in Breaking Gods.
The Wall by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This story takes place in the future. The great leader of the country has assigned the commander of the exploration team to travel to the end of the Universe and report what he sees there. The command does as ordered and reports there is a wall at the end of the universe advising that there is nothing on the other side and that no attempt should be made to go there. The commander does so anyway.
Life On The Moon Tehra by Mario V. Farina
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth scientists have recently established communications with the moon Tehra, also known as Titan, of the Planet Saturn. Visitations are scheduled for inhabitants of both worlds to meet with each other. Both worlds have learned much form each other. There are certain precautions needed before the visits can take place. Those plans are presented in this story.
Starship Victory: The Ship Outside of Time by Joey Peters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A century ago the Starship Antiles escaped a doomed battle with a desperate last ditch escape and finally they have been found.
The Adventures of Gregory Samson, Space Explorer: The Origami Man-Free Sample! by Benjamin Mumford-Zisk
Price: Free! Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The first adventure of Greg Samson, The Origami Man! A chance meeting with a fantastic piece of alien technology... An ascent into a galaxy saturated with intelligent life... The discovery of a war profiteer whose actions threaten all life, everywhere... And the understanding that nothing ever stays the same.
Jill and the Genestalk by Viola Grace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A runaway bride, a race of crippled giants and a woman whose genes can solve anything. Jill and the Genestalk.
Transplant Treachery by PJ Lawton
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera(3.00 from 1 review)
There’s a long waiting list for life saving transplants. How are so many organs suddenly becoming available, especially for wealthy patients out on Solus? Something isn’t right there and questions begin to arise. After a friend of a friend is killed, Galactic P.I. Majestic Kane is determined to find out why.
Power Pendant Of Planet Pizon: A Star Chosen Sci-Fi Novelette by Joe Chiappetta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
The Star Chosen are caught in a deadly struggle over a mysterious power pendant that may be the only thing standing between them and certain vaporization. When control over this otherworldly pendant gets called into controversy, a young romance on Planet Pizon turns into a fatal battle involving laser guns, spaceships, and ex-boyfriends. Novelette contains 10,000 words.
The Ferro-Erotic Roaches of Kiki by Alistair Ainscott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The Kiki dwell contentedly in their hive until the odd roundy beasts plummet to the surface. Chantelle and James, marooned on an alien world of banded stone and gaping chasms, take refuge in the warrens of the roach-like denizens of the planet. They find a peaceful, if uneasy, co-existence. Until the baby arrives. And they call again for help. And Chantelle must choose: her baby or her life.