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The House of Hasson
Price: Free! Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A young boy returns to his primitive homeworld to save it from domination by an advanced race. But before the House of Hasson will listen to him, he must clear his name of murder--or be executed.
Junker's Moon: Pirate Gold
Series: Junker's Moon, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,850. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Junker's Moon Scrap, Salvage and Servicing Company had never been attacked before but that didn't mean its base of operations was unprepared. Marshall Brion began the day with no idea that within a few hours he would need all the concentrated expertise of three generations of Brions. Space pirates were inbound to the station. They were something to be feared but also to be repelled at all costs.
Papawa Book One The Keys Series
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
James is your ordinary muscle car enthusiast living on the salt flats. Until one night when his world took an explosive turn. What he thought was a meteor turned out to be a space craft. After he rescues the pilot he agrees to accompany her to secure the Keys, which are in danger of falling into the wrong hands. Will James and the pilot get to the Key first or will the Dragologer beat them to it?
Tales of the Two Rings: Volume 1
Series: Tales of the Two Rings. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Tales of the Two Rings: Volume 1 is a collection of three novellas set in the “sword and planet” setting of the Two Rings, where ancient magic mingles with advanced technology, floatships sail on solar winds across the vast, stormy Aether between planets, and the Xanate, the great and powerful empire that has lasted for a thousand cycles, rules over the worlds and Noble Houses with an iron fist.
The Hyperscape Project: The Awakening (First 3 Chapters)
Price: Free! Words: 24,480. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Bad Rabbit Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Along with his newly found, rag-tag band of alien friends, Nick Bannon battles to keep his devastating technology out of the hands of the biomechanoid race known as the Mok'tu. Every species in the galaxy is in danger of total annihilation and it may take one man's greatest sacrifice to stop it.
The Healer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Kyle Mootrey is a cute guy and everything, but Rebecca is beginning to wonder what he’s up to. The Earth colonists from Ark Two are settling in to what turns out to be a rather barren planet. Kyle is hoping Rebecca can keep a secret. Kyle has an alien friend who is hurt, and only Rebecca can help. A short story.
Star Sailor #3: Jyoti the Slave
Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Star Sailor is a series of episodic short stories about a girl named Najima Dezetoiles, and her travels by raft throughout a galaxy once rocked by a terrible war, as she searches for something she lost. In this episode, Najima crash lands on the lush, rainy planet of Tamiravani III, where she must solve a mystery of missing slaves with her unexpected companion, Jyoti.
McGellen
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The crew were the best of humanity, supplied with the most sophisticated ship and sent off to find new technology to aid the war effort. McGellen herself was a mere add-on, “Test this new computer while you’re out there, kill two birds with one stone. Makes the whole thing more palatable to the paying public.” More palatable it may be, but not less risky.
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..
Snakes' Nest
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fan fiction based in the universe of Elite.
A Ship's Destruction
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A fan fiction based in the universe of Elite
The Arbiter Logs: The White Lady
Series: The Arbiter Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Firebringer Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Years ago, Terry Metcalfe's sister died at the age of twelve. Terry left Earth for the Navy of the Confederated Worlds, but his little sister's memory has haunted him ever since. Now, on the world of New Rhineland, a demon ghost from stories he knew as a child, emerges, claiming to have a hold on his sister's soul.
SPACE OPERA: 'On the Shoulders of Giants'
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The world had almost destroyed itself once and now it was running out of room and resources. But a new goal could give it hope; the colonisation of Mars. Col. Jack Fortune of SpaceCom and his crew are given the task of testing the new spaceship which can make Martian terraforming feasible and with it preserve the the future of SpaceCom and save the planet. If only it were so simple...
The Formidians
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
- A short story set in the First Admiral Universe On a dull and dreary patrol in the skies above the planet Kina, First Crusader Squadron Commander Nerla Daelstar and the crew of the Lionheart, respond to a routine request. A Landing Trooper outpost has failed to respond to a routine communications check.
Disorientate-tion on a Weekday Morning (crack!fic)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Various characters from Misty White's stories—Canni from “Buzz and Bunnies”, Tammy from the Catati stories, and Kintah from the Corps space stories—all improbably meet, order Starbucks, and learn things about each other that, perhaps, they’d rather not know. Crack fic. (A crack!fic of about 4400 words.)
Beacon - Part IV
Series: Beacon Saga Serial, IV. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What should have been a triumphant homecoming becomes utter chaos. Abandoned by their friends, and assaulted by unknown forces, the scouts must play a dangerous cat and mouse game through Beacon’s mysterious third layer. They will uncover many secrets. But the most shocking will be what’s happened in orbit while they’ve been gone.
Renegades: Deserter's Redemption
Series: The Renegades, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Mike doesn't want to be a hero. He just wants to be left alone, but the universe doesn't play that way. He's been captured by an invading alien race and sentenced to work on a prison station where life is measured in hours. He is left with no choice but to try to whip a band of misfits into shape to escape. Worst yet: he'll have to trust them.
Half-Light II - To Hunt a Werewolf
Price: Free! Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The thing about travelling through time and space is that there are so many ways it can go wrong, so when Dan, Tristian, Secily and Trayn travel to an alternate reality there is no way they could have known that the chain of events they set in motion would put the entire human race in jeopardy once again.
The Thorne Legacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Corporal Cranston Thorne is about to face a court-martial. And his father would like nothing more than to see that happen, but a remote outpost has gone silent and Captain Thorne must take the fleet to investigate. In their absence, the planet itself comes under attack and it’s up to Corporal Thorne, who’s never cared about anyone but himself, to save planet Giger and restore the family name.
Skylords Return
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,730. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Space Opera meets Mediaeval High Fantasy in this tale of family, duty and the truths about conflict and our flawed existence. Old Wars and New Wars weave together and galaxy spanning conflicts collide with personal vendettas. Heroes, Villains and Prophets emerge in a deep and immersive experience.