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Endangered Species
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Dirk Beretta's girlfriend told him to get off the couch and look for a job, he found the perfect opportunity, thousands of light years from her, with free guns and beer, as security chief for the Bastadocorp mines on the Platypus Planet. But no-one told him what happened to the previous security chief, or that the Platypoids would rather die fighting than see their land defiled.
Diplomatic Solution
Series: The Olla, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jill Berlac's stuck trying to avoid all out war between Ceres and everyone else-from Earth to Mars to Ganymede-over who owns the contract with the Olla. The aliens' deep space vessel is almost complete. Too bad Jill's just an aide to the ambassador, and someone's hacked her eye data. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "To Stare Again Across the Water".
Mission: Flight To Mars
Series: Mission, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 70,400. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(2.00 from 1 review)
Bob Astor is a Quality Assurance agent working at Vartan Inc. Lately his days have been stressful, to say the least. Butting heads with upper management has put his career on life support. A surprising change in circumstance has Bob going on a business mission to the moon city, Langrenus.
Rogue
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Mysterious ships swarm a rogue planet which has suddenly appeared at the edge of allied space. The last thing battle-weary warrior Andromeda Spar wants is another skirmish. But since her mother is the fleet Admiral, how can she refuse? As Andromeda prepares for her final battle, she discovers something extraordinary. The drones she’s come to annihilate are not what they seem.
The Language of Dance: A Science Fiction Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Attempting the Dance has been the only way for Humans to try to communicate with the alien B’akHalna. Over the decades many dancers tried and they all failed. They all died. Now Delna steps into the ring. This is her chance to dance the dance of her life. Her chance to shine. Her chance to bridge the gulf. Her chance to talk to the aliens. Her chance to die.
Maiden Voyage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Security Chief Nina Rekovic keeps the peace on the all-female Maiden’s Ark that left Earth five years before. Distress signal says Earth is lost, stranding lunar colonists. Someone sabotages the vital fertility lab. While balancing Returners she sympathizes with, a dictatorial captain, and an estranged lover who betrays her, can Rekovic solve the conspiracy before she’s imprisoned or worse?
Death To Democracy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
After Dirk Beretta, ex- poster boy for the Space Marines, saves the Winterbotham Nachos heiress from a fate worse than death in the Space Weasel kibble factories, a romantic cruise around the galaxy with her looks like a well-earned rest. But Royalist revolutionaries on the Planet Of The Squid have other ideas.
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.
To Stare Again, Across the Water
Series: The Olla, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Sandi thought her time wrangling and negotiating with the visiting aliens was long over and done. But then someone-maybe the Olla themselves-vaporizes the bases on Callisto. The situation demands fast-thinking and subtle talk. Sandi might be way out of her depth this time. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "The Juniper".
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Firepower! is the old/new/reboot of the journal of the Fire On The Suns game universe. This issue contains over 10 thousand words of ship design, articles, and new rules extensions for the Fire On The Suns play-by-email 4X space opera wargame.
11 Heart's Pain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Armada of Thuringi ships continues to Earth where King Stuart's Thuringi scouts send badly needed supplies to the fleet. Gareth Duncan struggles to complete repairs to the main transportal so people can travel from fleet to Earth again. Things look hopeful for Thuringa at last, but then tragedy tends to strike when one least expects it.
The Old New Ensign
Series: The Void Eternal, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by G. W. Thomas. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
He was a medic in an army at war. If he played his cards right he might find a way into a comfy job on the Admiral's staff. If he failed, he was sure to end up on the front lines in the battle with the alien Kreoch. All that stood between these two fates was a mystery concerning the theft the Admiral's stasis chamber door. Jack Mackenzie returns to the universe of Debt's Pledge.
Fleet: The Blood War
You set the price! Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Humanity's newest enemy is at the gates and our hero, Dalton James, will be tested like never before. With a glass of whiskey in hand and a revolver by his side, Dalton will fight the toughest battle of his life as death calls for him. The Blood War is an absolute thrill ride, giving fans of the genre exactly what they want!
Comrades in Hope (Sons of the Starfarers: Book II)
Series: Sons of the Starfarers, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Isaac and Aaron have joined the war effort, and not a moment too soon. The Imperials are poised to strike at the heart of the New Pleiades and obliterate the ragtag flotilla standing in their way. Aaron always wanted to prove himself, but he was never ready to make the ultimate sacrifice—until now.
Zero 2.0
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Zero and his fellow mechs have just won the first battle of a war they didn’t know or care about. The Beetars are their new enemy. They are an oppressive alien race who’ve subjected all other races to their rule and tricked humanity into doing their bidding for a century. The mechs don’t know that the first battle was to be the easiest.
Rick the Robber Baron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Kita Ogude wakes up tied to a post in her simulation room, she knows marauders have tried to take her ship-again. But this time something feels off, and familiar. She thinks she knows this marauder. And her desire to regain her ship becomes secondary to something she has wanted for a very long time: revenge.
Noveez Error: a short story
Series: Catati, TY04. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Tammy’s husband, Yakí, is supposed to be in the mountains of his homeworld, but somehow he’s ended up captive of enemies even Tammy hadn’t known the Catati had. Tammy’s no diplomat, but she’s the only Human available to try to buy time for an extraction team to get Yakí out. But can she pull it off without screwing up? A short story of about 6,400 words.
The Fleet
Price: Free! Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Welcome to life in orbit. After a plague surges out of control, the infected begin to overrun humanity's cities one by one. Forcing those who survive to take orbit. Commander Dalton James has walked many paths. Most of them in search of whiskey.
Runalli-4
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Imagine meeting the one, the person who takes your breath away, makes your heart skip, and leaves you weak, shaking with desire. Imagine losing them moments later. What would you do? Robert’s an ordinary guy, working his way across the known universe, living a hollow life. Then he meets her on Runalli-4 and everything changes.
Raising Avon
Series: The Battle for Zarcon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jeremy Hanson is a Captain in the Intergalactic Command Exchange and on the fast track to Colonel. In three months, he will get his dream job as a pilot on a battleship but first he has to complete a special assignment with the General's daughter, Avon. An easy mission you would think, but not when you put a hard-headed ambitious Captain and a spoiled rotten Cadet together.