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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.
Counterattack
Price: Free! Words: 33,810. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Another thrilling episode of Earth! Survivors launch their first counterattack with devastating results and Stanley finally develops a plan.
The Alien Revelation Saga Book One: The Appearing
Price: Free! Words: 54,560. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Book One of the Alien Revelation Saga we meet Roger Seaton, He's quite social and has a circle of good friends. Girls like him. He works at a mega-corporation but isn't ambitious, preferring to spend his days surfing the web. He's a bit lazy, a bit selfish and more than a bit shocked to have an alien voice start talking to him, promising to explain every mystery in the Universe.
Harvester 7
Price: Free! Words: 41,290. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2016 by PMO Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
(5.00 from 1 review)
The genetic secret to all life in the universe revealed, and so begins the countdown to Armageddon. For over seven hundred years the harvesters had been voyaging into deep space, but each journey was becoming longer, because suitable planets were getting fewer and more difficult for the scouts to discover. Terrillia was a dying planet and nothing could be done to prevent the inevitable.
The Enemy of an Enemy
Series: Lost Tales of Power, Volume One. Price: Free! Words: 85,510. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
Everything seemed to be going Vydor’s way, until the Dragon Claw was sent on a rather unusual assignment to investigate a minor incident deep within the Empire’s space. That would send Vydor down a path filled with fantastically powerful enemies and extraordinary friends that would obliterate everything he ever understood to be true and threaten the very foundations of the Empire itself.
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).
The Backworlds
Series: The Backworlds, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
After the war with the Foreworlders, Backworlders scatter across the remaining planets. Competition is fierce, and pickings are scant. Scant enough that Craze’s father decides to improve his fortunes by destroying his son. He tells his only boy their moon isn’t big enough for them both and gives Craze a ticket for the next transport leaving the space dock.
Star Wars: Hunted
Price: Free! Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
It all ends here. Anakin's journey into the Dark Side reaches its conclusion with "Star Wars: Hunted". The Republic is in peril, trillions of lives hang in the balance, including the children of Padme and Anakin. Palpatine knows his time is at hand to either gain everything or to lose it all in the greatest gamble of all time. The Hunt is on...for everyone.
Of North Blood Drawn
Series: Magen, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 169,130. Language: British English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
In an age of science and reason an unfulfilled prophesy seems to be coming to life. Born without telepathy, Magen Agasan is exiled by his people, the mythical "North Ice-Islanders". He becomes ensnared in a long-running interplanetary war. A dark shadow dogs his steps. Ancient prophesy hangs over him. A spy is sleeping. Expect a motley crew, action, romance, wit and some provoked thoughts.
The Bright Black Sea
Price: Free! Words: 327,570. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
The tramp space ship Lost Star is a ship with a mysterious and very dangerous past. Its future is looking pretty iffy as well. Join the crew of the Lost Star as they cross orbits with cruel assassins, homicidal robots, deadly pirates, and the mythical dragons of space in this long, sweeping space opera which revisits, and reinvents, the golden age of science fiction space adventure.
Shadowplay: Book One of the Starcrown Chronicles
Series: The Starcrown Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Waking up on a strange ship, 21 year old Cordass Pell learns that he is on his way to serve a life sentence on the penal planet of Demerl. But before the transport arrives, the ship is hijacked by pirates and Pell and the other prisoners are sold as slaves to a sadistic owner. The trouble is that he can’t remember anything about his life before waking up. And someone keeps trying to kill him.
IceFlight
Series: The Iron Altar, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 165,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.78 from 9 reviews)
Darsey Ice never thought her first trip past Jupiter would claim the lives of her crew. But then she hadn’t expected to become the first person to make contact with aliens either. Kidnapped, enslaved and lost on the Outer Rim of a mighty civilization light-years from Earth, the only person she can turn to is her enigmatic new owner. A dishonored outcast, he is just as alone as Darsey.
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
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
(4.75 from 4 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.
Sword of the Gods: The Chosen One
Series: Sword of the Gods, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 179,570. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.71 from 14 reviews)
A tiny Mesopotamian village becomes ground-zero for this fantasy fiction retelling of mankind's most epic story about the battle between good and evil … the clash of empires and ideologies … and the greatest superhero to ever walk the Earth. The Archangel Mikhail.
Slave Empire - Prophecy
Series: Slave Empire, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,100. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.67 from 12 reviews)
Alien hunters invade a dying Earth in search of a saviour, and an ancient prophecy predicts a golden child who will save a galactic empire. A mysterious black ship is Rayne’s guide and a masked outlaw known as the Shrike her guardian. Others want to slay her and prevent the prophecy from coming true. In the midst of two great empires’ strife, the Shrike holds the power to save or destroy her.
Scat (Scat's Universe, Book 1)
Series: Scat's Universe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 177,650. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
SCAT is a 'big, intelligent, interesting novel' that readers say they found hard to put down, that the scifi enthusiast site Republibot.com called 'epic', 'a fun book, and a good read.' A provocative 'what if'. The sequel, ARMY of SOULS is also published on Smashwords.
Double Life
Series: Razia, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,750. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Piracy is a game. Four main crime syndicates compete ruthlessly to count the most pirates with the highest bounties as their members. They employ bounty hunters like Razia to track and capture rival pirates to boost their own standings... Or they would if Razia was ever given a chance...