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To Dance Amongst The Stars
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Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011 by WyrdStar. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A seasonal science-fiction fairy tale! Can the poor, down-trodden kitchen slave Ganesa find a Prince Charming in the shape of young, dashing space captain Hanuman? As they meet for the first time on the dance floor at the American Embassy's Christmas Ball, she is the first to admit he's not exactly her type in this tongue-in-cheek pastiche of Cinderella. Short story, approx 8000 words.
Les Explorateurs
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Price: Free! Words: 10,290. Language: French. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Deux officiers de la Compagnie d’Exploration Interstellaire aux personnalités divergentes, envoyés sur une planète inexplorée, vont vivre une série d’expériences paranormales au cours desquelles leurs capacités d’adaptabilité et leur esprit d'équipe vont être mis à rude épreuve.
Paradise Lost (Alex Kaidan S01E01)
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Series: Alex Kaidan, S01E01. Price: Free! Words: 14,900. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Being unable to name your space ship is less of a problem when there's only one ship in the Human 'fleet', besides Alex Kaidan only really borrowed it. More of a problem is Earth being paved with only a few survivors. Alex's mission is to rescue any remaining Humans being held by alien races. A mission made harder by the fact that a catastrophically decimated population is not an employers' market
Changeling
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,360. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) Number Six. Novella "Changeling" features the collision of two off-world Liaden Clans -- one rich and influential, one borderline respectable -- after the contract marriage between two young and promising pilots results in an unforeseeable disaster for both of them.
A fantastic story of Iianng Williot senior
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Price: Free! Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Williot senior who managed to succeed in life without help from anyone and this has constituted, as always, his pride. Everything flows peacefully until Williot does not feel able to help but also its reflection in the mirror that sucks in the mirror at home and then on Iianng finds himself living an amazing journey through the prison system of the planets rich in many situations.
That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
"That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made" won the 2010 Nebula Award for Best Novelette and was nominated for the Hugo Award in the same category. Harry Malan is the president of a Mormon branch on Sol Central Station, where humans can interact with "swales" -- giant star-dwelling plasma beings. When a Mormon swale asks for help, Harry ends up confronting Leviathan, the largest of the swales.
Star Yawns Episode 6. Logan is not my name By David & Sabine Williams. Smashwords Edition Copyright 2012
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Series: Star Yawns, Book 6 ยท Star Yawns, Logan is not my name. Price: Free! Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Some members of the crew beam down to a planet for supplies. After an earthquake Commander La Trenne loses his memory and ends up in a western type town where he is mistaken for a gunfighter.
Marinopolis
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Price: Free! Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A discosurf champion living on the planet of Marinopolis discovers one day that his sister has been kidnapped. Assisted by his faithful android, Jenkins, he investigates. Little does he know that his enquiry will lead him to the deepness of the Great Ocean, to places where mysterious intelligent living forms, the Azal’nams, are evolving.
Recruit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
J. Vance Hamblin was the youngest to make Fleet Admiral in history. He was the best of the best – until he became an ‘insider’ and was pushed aside to keep him out of the way. Now he has to decide if he’s ever been fighting for the right side. Note that this is a short story, not a full novel.
The Flip Side #6: Converging Lens
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Price: Free! Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by J. L. Stephens. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
While Jeremy and Kaleb work to unravel the mystery of the Protectors, Starla Knight is working her hardest to escape them. Meanwhile, in the village of Drah'ashi, Alicia and Anthony have found refuge from their enemies with what could be a true advantage against their foes...
The Flip Side #7: Colliding Worlds
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Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by J. L. Stephens. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In issue #7 of The Flip Side, Starla Knight and the others must change their outlook on the future. The paradigm is shifting and the Protectors are suddenly forced to protect the very people they've been trying to kill. Convinced of a "greater role", Jeremy continues his trek to discover his fate while the others focus on the hope of rescue.
Skyblaze
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 17. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,260. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) #17 Historic moments, it turns out, are not always comfortable, even for honorable people. Vertu's reward for acting exactly as a delm ought is perfectly Liaden. Her salvation? That will depend on her.
Jet Black - Treachery, Deceit and Bluff #12
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
It should have been almost a holiday for Rosie and Jet; a delivery to a planet whose civilisation lives in a medieval time: that was until the king turned up in a stretched limo demanding their spaceship: and Chub can’t help, he’s slowly bleeding to death trapped inside a volcano.
Daughter of Llathe: A Tale of the Two Rings
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Series: Tales of the Two Rings. Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Can Wayfinder Nali track down and destroy the evil creature which is stalking the jungle lowlands of the planet Llathe? Or will she become its next victim? “Daughter of Llathe” is a novella set in the space fantasy world of the Two Rings, and is the first story in the Tales of the Two Rings series. It is approximately 14,000 words long.
Nefarious Good
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Price: Free! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Warriors are restless in a time of supposed peace. The alien swordsman Nefarious Good seeks adventure and fortune on a frontier world. He finds more than he bargained for.
Stationfall - A Story of the Twin Stars
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Price: Free! Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Trapped aboard a doomed orbital colony, an Imperial Officer and a Pirate find themselves locked in a desperate battle for survival against suicidal cultists bent on returning all aboard to the winds of space.
The Flip Side #9: Destiny's Betrayal
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Price: Free! Words: 16,430. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2012 by J. L. Stephens. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It has all come down to this! Starla Knight and the other survivors of the Alliance shuttle crash must face off against Kujaens and corrupt Protectors as they fight for their chance at rescue, however, the news of an approaching comet means that living long enough to be rescued may not be possible. The final issue of The Flip Side series is a mad rush of action and a thrilling conclusion!!!
Jet Black and the Emperors Curse #9
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The crew have just thirty-six hours to put things right before the authorities arrest them, but Jet has accepted an offer from a beautiful stranger; Rosie is going to break the laws of both society and mysticism, and Chub needs to warn the others that killers are looking for them whatever they do.
The Formidians
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
- A short story set in the First Admiral Universe On a dull and dreary patrol in the skies above the planet Kina, First Crusader Squadron Commander Nerla Daelstar and the crew of the Lionheart, respond to a routine request. A Landing Trooper outpost has failed to respond to a routine communications check.
Dragon Tide
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Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 13. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,630. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) Number 13 Kareen yos'Phelium is the foremost scholar of the Liaden Code of Proper Conduct on Liad. Now, enemies stir, and Kareen must act. Is she merely an expert of the Code, or is she a DAUGHTER OF DRAGONS? When the trees do well, the world does well. When the world is turned upside down, a young dragon is cast into action against an unknown menace.