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Tales from Omega Station: Belly of the Beast
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
If you were a clone grown for spare parts, kept in a cage for experimentation, how would you feel? Accept your fate and be happy you're helping the 'real' person whose DNA you share? No; I didn't think so...
Tales from Omega Station: Betrayal
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
They're getting ready to blow him out the airlock, but Esric has other plans.
Bad Day
Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the heels of Prime Minister Pual’Kin Puar call for a general evacuation Seryys City, people are struggling to get out. When former Agent, Kay’Lah Kayward’s evacuation goes terribly wrong, she finds herself in a dire situation, stranded in a city infested with nightmarish creatures.
Space Weasels
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Flaming Space Weasels wiped out most of Dirk Beretta's fellow space marines at the battle of Din Bin Foo... then served them for lunch with a nice Merlot. But when a gang of pirate Weasels come hunting fresh meat for the kibble factories, his brand of pig-headed determination and excessive violence may offer the chance for redemption... and revenge.
Zev Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pro Se Productions takes terror to the stars withauthor Phillip Drayer Duncan’s debut Pro Se Single Shot, Zev Moon. Duncan takes readers to a distant world in galaxy torn by an epic space war.
Chronos
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Such were the last moments of the fortunate age when I still believed in the distinction between past and future, when I still lived with the lightheartedness that brought me the ignorance of my death's exact moment.
Trapped in Zero-Point Space
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,210. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the story of Phil, the Balleeni Supersymetrical Particle Filterer, who, against his better judgement, accepts a contract working on a brane puncturing station in the Okposo Dark Nebula. The new job, well, it don’t turn out quite as Phil expected. That's Dark Nebula's for you. It can also be read in its entirety at www.thenewscifi.com/dispatches/01
The Phantom Fleet
Price: Free! Words: 8,810. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cold war between Earth and Mars. A massive invasion fleet suddenly appears off the corner of the solar system, headed towards Earth. The nearest patrol ship is sent to investigate, with little chance of survival.
Phantom 500 - Episode 13
Series: Phantom 500, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Captain James Riker and his crew, Aurora and Kakura, are trying to get off Europa and back to Earth with their mysterious object without Starfleet finding out. It doesn’t help when Lieutenant Cassandra O’Halloran knocks on the door of the Phantom 500. Someone Riker has been avoiding for years. Then there’s the Lycans.
The Star Creature
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).
Gaea's Chosen: The Mayday Directive
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Commander Gemma Bryant left Earth knowing full well the man selected to be her mate couldn't stand the sight of her… Chosen to lead Gaea's Ark, humanity's first deep space settlement ship, Gemma is awakened from 19K years in stasis to find her mission gone horribly wrong.
Semper Audacia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Space opera. Novelette. 13,200 words. Alone. Leda is the last living member of the brigade, the sole defender of her world. War took everyone she knew, leaving her in the company of memories and ghosts. Or is it madness? The siren blares. In an aging flyer, Leda ventures out to meet her world's fate, the last stand.
West of the Texas Nebula
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by ResAliens Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Literature » Western
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
While honoring the visiting dignitaries from Tau Ceti, Sol’s Mayor, Wit Thomason, had a heart attack. He spent a good couple of minutes twitching on the floor, soiling his finest suit, right there in front of aliens, citizens, and everybody. It was only a matter of time before some gunslinger made a move to take over the job. If I wanted to save my skin, it was time for me to get out of Dodge.
Down Jump Blues
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Sully O'Quinn and the team from DL Security find themselves in a race to find a killer and recover a stolen fortune. It started as a simple protection job to escort a shipping executive to a clandestine meeting. But Sully and his team are set up to take the fall for a daring heist and murder committed in the middle of hyperspace. Was the killer still on board, or has one of his team double cross
Rekindle the Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
A dying world may not be the best place to start your life anew, but that's exactly where Kerri has been sent. The sun of Heffe VIII is burning out, and her husband has been hired by the canine aliens of that world to rekindle it. This story originally appeared in the Australian anthology of interstellar immigration stories "Belong."
Field Trip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,390. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Meankitty Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Can a slightly cynical third grade teacher survive a field trip, an interdimensional incident and a handsome tour guide all at the same time? Find out in this futuristic comedy of (little) terrors.
Necessary Evils
Series: Adventures in the Liaden Universe(r), Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Pinbeam Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Adventures in the Liaden Universe(R) Number 11 "The Beggar King," is takes place on Liad and about the young Daav yos’Phelium’s early training to be Delm. "Necessary Evils" is set during the time and space before Clan Korval, when the universe was degenerating into chaos, and individuals faced evil in many guises, including bio-engineered human-plant hybrids, slavery, and of course, greed.
Not Past Redemption
Series: Galactic Confederation, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,710. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Fired from her last starship piloting job, Seriala’s career seems over. In desperation she signs on with Crazy Mags on a mission to recover the logs of a derelict starship. It seems easy until they encounter salvagers looking to recover the same ship. Seriala must use every piloting trick she knows if they are going to get the job done and succeed.
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..
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.