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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.
Cargo 3120 Ties that Bind Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 12,520. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the year 3120, an ex-mercenary takes a shady job to save his dying niece, but ends up on a quest to prevent interstellar war.
The Usurper's Seduction
Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
When The Usurper Serendipity catches sight of a space pod that she had forgotten about, she takes it to The Pockets of Nothingspace to open it up. What she finds inside is a human, and repairs his broken body to the best of her ability. What she did not intend was that she would almost instantly develop an emotional bond to this human, one that could change the course of a prophecy.
SMTG - Iso-bel Aya Shermac
Series: Star Minds. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,620. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Iso-bel Aya Shermac is Shan-leo’s daughter, a Sire telepath who grows from rainbow-haired teen visiting Earth of year 2046 to a Sylvanian Accademy graduate who can fight like a man.
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.
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
(4.77 from 13 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).
Semper Audacia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,860. 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 » 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
CNSEV Tormalinas, Lost
Price: Free! Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Newly promoted Major Amy Porter of the Commonwealth of Nations is the senior ranking Portal Navigator onboard the CNSEV Tormalinas. Portal Navigators, always women, are known for their high intelligence, high emotional control, high imagination, and most of all for being able to survive in the deepest darkest holes of space without losing their minds.
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."
The Hidden Tribe
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
An intergalactic conflict inspires disobedience from one of The Ichouli, creating a hidden Tribe of Humans who are imprisoned for many millennia inside a dead world. This is a simple tale of one girl's dreams to escape that world and see what The Sphere has to offer. A story from "The Chronicles of John Alkali".
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.
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: Free! Words: 15,800. 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.
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.
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.