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Mooncake
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is Mid-Autumn Festival in Lunar Colony 01111001's Chinatown, a holiday celebrated by eating mooncake and regaling with tales of Chang'e flying to the moon. Little Xiao Yue asks her grandfather what it all means. There is always a generation gap. How can precocious children in the future understand the metaphor? Enjoy this short short, a taste of one writer's science fiction and Sino overlap..
Sky Hunter (Targon Tales 1)
Price: Free! Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Air Command pilot Nova Whiteside is assigned to a remote outpost to guard a new orbiter against sabotage. When she is trapped behind enemy lines in a bloody uprising she meets Djari, a civilian whose trust in the governing Union is shattered by what he has witnessed. When she uncovers the treacherous and illicit schemes taking place , it seems that local wars are the least of her troubles.
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 8: Renegades
Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,470. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It has been months since the Siege of Port Rush. The Warlord, under the command of Jacob Valent, has been travelling to ports across the sector to gather intelligence, capturing ships and cargo as they go. Manpower and funds are still in short supply, but the Captain is winning the support of the British Alliance, and his crew suspects he has a long term plan that will lead to bigger prizes.
Wanted
Series: Wanted, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Josh Gunn detests space pirates. When he and his android partner, Cherry Kang, tangle with a bad one, they crash their shot-up spaceship in unfamiliar territory. Struggling to survive, they find a crazy alien who talks to an invisible partner, giant energy eating snakes and a new enemy. This enemy threatens to destroy a planet along with millions of people. Now Josh and Cherry are hunting them.
Tsar Wars: Agents of ISIS, Book 1
Series: The Agents of ISIS. You set the price! Words: 62,880. 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?
A Light In The Dark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
When Captain Bjorn Gunderson docks with what he thinks is routine cargo, he embarks on an unexpected voyage. On a milk run from Welliver to Breakall, a tiny rock punctures his ship and leaves the crew adrift twenty-thousand years from home. With food, water, and air running out, a desperate crewman takes a reckless gamble, putting the lives of everyone aboard at risk.
Mariposa (2173)
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.
Smallworld: A Science Fiction Adventure Comedy
Price: Free! Words: 92,470. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by Fingerpress. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
"A showcase for Green's bone-dry satire. A delight." - The Telegraph "A talented writer having lots of very smart fun" Mount Ararat, a world the size of an asteroid yet with Earth-standard gravity, plays host to an oddball community whose children are protected by the Devil, a mechanical killing machine. But who placed the robot there, and who - or what - is really in need of protection?
Beyond Reach: Book 1 of the Beyond Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nadia: an Assassin. Genetically engineered. Built and trained to kill. On the run from her owners, The Gemini Corporation. Devon: the Tracker. Hot on her trail. Closing in. Stranded on a space station, Nadia searches for escape before the urge to kill overwhelms her. While every moment brings Devon closer. And closer. Designed to kill. Desperate to stop.
Trang
Series: Trang, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 116,380. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
It's 500 years in the future, and humankind has finally made contact with alien species, thanks to the opening of a bizarre portal near Titan. Philippe Trang is in charge of Earth's first diplomatic mission to the aliens. He must keep both humans and aliens in check as he uncovers layer after layer of dangerous mystery in this sci-fi adventure!
Alien Abduction
Series: The Alcantarans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 126,550. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ron Calvin, Tik Michi and Gusissi 'Gus' Ugde Ghaolh were kidnapped from their home planets and forced to work as slave laborers. Using their special talents, they opened and learned to fly an ancient Alcantaran space ship the Bugs found floating in space. They escape and the adventures begin as they learn secrets of the ancient ship. Alien Abduction is the first in the series The Alcantarans.
Pretty Pink Planet
Series: Lori and Chiing, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lori, an agent of SOESFOL (Search Out and Establish Sentient Forms of Life) visits Prism, a popular tourist destination, to track down planet pirates and rescue aliens, if she can find and talk to them.
Investments (Dread Empire's Fall)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This short novel takes place in the universe of Walter Jon Williams’ Dread Empire’s Fall series. Three years after the Naxid war, Lord Gareth Martinez has accepted a meaningless post as Inspector General of Chee, a newly-settled world. Intending nothing more than a pleasant vacation with his family, he must battle a literal cosmic menace that threatens to wipe out all life on the planet.
Midshipman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In this second volume of the David Birkenhead series, our young hero has been adopted into the powerful House of Marcus. But... what can be done with a former slave-boy who's earned his kingdom's highest award for bravery, but who also can't shed his Rabbithood no matter how hard he tries?
Ray Was Right
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The first mission to Mars is a success...how much of a success, the crew is about to find out.
The Expendable Few - A Spinward Fringe Novel
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.
Star Wars - Artoo Detoo: Droid of a Kind (Volume 1)
Price: Free! Words: 145,800. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Ever wonder where R2-D2 came from, how he came to be in Naboo, what made him special, why he seemed to have more personality and sense of creativity than any other droid of the same make and model? Witness the adventures of Star Wars' most beloved and iconic droid R2-D2 here in my first fan-fiction novel! Don't forget to RATE and REVIEW! Thank you and May the Force be with you all, always!
Forbidden The Stars (The Interstellar Age Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010 by ValmoreDaniels.com. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
An accident in the asteroid belt has left two surveyors dead, the asteroid completely missing. Their son survives, but develops alarming side-effects. The first mission to Pluto, led by the youngest female astronaut in NASA history, discovers an alien marker. We are not alone! From a criminal base on Luna, an expatriate launches an offensive. The race for interstellar space is on!
Deep Black Beyond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,450. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
This collection of both new and previously published science fiction contains four short stories and a novella. Included are "Pele's Bee-keeper", "The Memory of Bone", "No Spaceships Go", "Beneath the Ice and Still", and "The Light of the Earth as Seen from Tartarus".
The Marann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,360. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A brilliant young high school teacher. A seemingly cold alien ruler. A love that Earth Central Command tried to prevent. In a story that will appeal to fans of Marion Zimmer Bradley and Zenna Henderson, THE MARANN recounts one woman’s journey through loneliness, shattering revelations, and attempted assassination on a world where everyone can read her emotions.