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Standoff at Europa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
They discovered life in the deep oceans of Europa and it got out. The miners from the moons would not stop mining, the Mining Federation Police, and Earth Central blockaded all transport for fear of contagion. It all came to a head at Europa, and the newest hire, Crystal Murphy just happened to be in the wrong place at the right time.
Making Shiva
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,880. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017 by There By Candlight Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A retired secret agent must return to active duty when she's framed for the assassination of her government's president.
Banquet at Magic Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: Australian English. Published: February 17, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
I hate camp. Every year yada yada yada. The only bright point is Luka, the Wild Man of Camp Mellinjo, an orphan and a stray grown up. When he bolts out of camp with the ook on his tail, I take off to see if I can save him, yet again—and that’s when I discover Camp Mellinjo isn’t what it seems, and neither is Luka. But seriously, guys, would my parents really sell me out?
Swallowed by a Space Worm
Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Roy Gardner, handsome devil and captain of the Zeta, sat back in his captain's chair en route to a distant sector. He'd conquer that comb over of his eventually, but the Zeta stopped cold halfway to port, having landed in the maw of a Varaxian worm. Engulfed and stranded in the belly of an interstellar beast, Roy struggled to figure a way out before Deanne clocked him one.
Starlight Century: The Complete Saga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Three centuries after first contact, the squids own almost everything. I'malar commands the senate and supplies the lifeblood of Terrace ships with Phantom Drives, a benevolent gesture to smother a quiet unrest building within the Galactic Union. Striving for economic independence, backers fund the manufacture of a technology that, if used properly, would challenge I'malar's hold on humanity.
Taken
Price: Free! Words: 13,150. Language: Australian English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » General
In modern Australia, Kalverya Nindo is a purebred Nefaliem. A woman with power, strength and smart-ass remarks that captures many men and women off guard. Born as a hybrid, and a royal descendant she’ll carry out the most dangerous and prestigious of titles—deal with otherworldly battles while trying to keep her love life stable.
Blue Shift: A Starfall Chronicle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,010. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A group of very dangerous extraterrestrial criminals have escaped to Earth and are now running around our world doing whatever they please with no one to stop them, other than the alien law officer that let them get away, his android partner, and a mysterious man in black known only as Mr. McGrath.
Intergalactic Sweet Shop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A fun comedic story about a sweet shop in space where the owner is accidentally made the captain of the first faster then light ship. Intergalactic Sweet Shop shows that mankind's inability to make calm sensible decisions isn't confined to Earth. Mismanagement is the name of the game as they journey to where no man has ever wanted to go before.
Cryptikon Far Freedom Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 124,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Navy's mission for the starship Freedom is exploration toward the galactic hub. Admiral Demba's mission objective is a search for someone she has lost, but there is a suspected sinister third mission objective. Escape from the Navy is the first task, followed by a rendezvous that changes the physics of the ship. Demba's objective then leads to tragedy, resurrection, and startling discovery.
Keshona Far Freedom Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 133,160. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Admiral Fidelity Demba, needing a superior captain for an otherwise doomed mission, kidnaps Jon Horss the Navy's flagship captain and takes him to an empty forbidden planet - Earth. An abandoned boy on Earth disrupts not only her plans but her belief in who she is. The Commander of the Navy arrives to investigate her but some other entity sends her and the boy to a place called Oz.
Blaster Squad #5 Rise of the Empire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After learning Siren and the Kid are being held on a remote planet known as Poseidon, a water world far from Alliance space, Nick Justice and Blaster Squad race to their rescue. Blaster Squad soon find themselves under attack from all sides. Someone is determined to kill them and Nick suspects the mysterious figure known as the Master is behind the attacks.
Star Trek Phase II - The 11th Hour
Price: Free! Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
An old friend returns. A new starship launches. The Federation makes an overture to an enemy as the countdown to all-out war reaches... THE 11th HOUR. The second part of our "Conspiracy" trilogy.
The Scythe of Kronos
Series: Cold Stars. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A naval scientist leads the expedition to explore a ghost ship in space. Only he can unlock its secrets. And once he does, the universe will never be the same. A young sniper in training faces his final exam. Now he’ll find out whether he’s predator or prey. A sarcastic bounty hunter and beautiful assassin join forces, but their quarry is far more dangerous than either imagined.
Alien Checkmate
Series: Niseyen Galaxy. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,050. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Alien Checkmate parallels Alien Backlash as Terrans, Zeobani and two Cats fly to Petislay for Contact and help minus an instruction manual or lessons. Problems resulting include life support wasn't switched on. On arrival, individuals welcome them but authorities don't; they are not granted citizenship. Some become embroiled in a sinister mystery and some go back to Torroxell with help.
The Gatekeeper Chronicles, Book 2: Under Siege
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Space Marshall Kyle Mackey is a Gate Keeper - one of the members of the Space Marshall Service to watch for unauthorized entry through the portal that allows near-instantaneous travel between Earth and Mars. But when one of the worst killers in the cosmos escapes on Mackey’s watch, it is up to the marshall himself and his AI infused ship, to either bring back the most wanted villain in history.
The Philosopher Gambit: Tales from The Longview, Episode 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the mighty are monsters, what will monsters become? An exiled philosopher buys a pretty girl a dress for her execution, by doing so becoming a hunted, wanted man with a death sentence on his own head and killers on his trail. The secretive owner of The Longview intervenes, putting his crew in harm's way to bring the condemned into his inner circle -- but the hunters are close behind.
The Perception of Prejudice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: British English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Ace fighter pilot Anastasia Seivers is offered a secret assignment: to join a squadron taking the fight to Concorde's true enemies. But this squadron isn't part of the regular Concorde military, it is attached to the Legion Libertus, the independent force responsible for saving thousands of lives after the nuclear attack.
Alpha/Omega, Episode 3: Stalemate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
General Thomas Jefferson Davis and his UN commando squad have just jumped head-first into a hornets’ nest of cosmic proportions. But—are they the good guys in this story… or the bad? ALPHA/OMEGA: A new serialized near-future space opera adventure from Van Allen Plexico, author of the Shattering and the Sentinels series.
The Selling of Suzie Delight: Tales from The Longview Episode 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When slavery is virtue, who will fight for vice? Suzee Delight, famous Cheegoth courtesan, murders the five most powerful Pact Worlds' Administrators during a private summit. The Longview Death Circus struggles against conspiracy to win the bidding for her execution. Meanwhile, Suzee’s powerless supporters race to save her, while the leaders of worlds pull strings to guarantee her death.
Psychic Knight Adventures (Darkness Descends and Parameen Rescue)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by Ferret Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Long before the Psychic Knights gained their enhanced powers they battled the TechPsychers to rescue the Naturals. Here are the accounts of just two of those events.