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The Empire Within: Book III of the Irredente Chronicles (Complete in 3 Parts)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 295,590. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The trajectories of Henryk, Adm. Burgred, and the fallen cleric Hersey converge on poor, sad Innisfree as two enemy forces -- the Irredente and the Locu -- launch attacks. The Battle of Innisfree alters the Irredentist hegemony forever, setting the stage for planet Constantin to rise. But its heroes are sent fleeing to remote space yet again, and Henryk has a one-way voyage to ruin and salvation.
Death Of A Sanitation Engineer
Series: Couch Wars, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by CTOBOB PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Andrea Wilson had it all figured out.Until that unfortunate day when her boss wanted to promote her and she accidentally killed him to rid herself of a bomb she'd stolen. Be prepared for a wild ride.
History Lesson
Series: Shattered Empire, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,240. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The nights are long on the rebel world of Pyrs and everybody deals with those demons in their very own way. Holly di Marco and Ethan Summerton, once a mercenary and an outlawed aristocrat respectively, stave off the nightmares by arguing about politics and getting drunk. But a long night of arguing reveals unexpected truths about the history of Fifth Human Empire and about Ethan and Holly.
Seedlings
Series: Shattered Empire, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Outlawed aristocrat Ethan Summerton finds himself cooped up on the rebel planet Pyrs and reduced to tending the rebel base's greenhouse. Luckily, Ethan always liked gardening. Besides, it gives him the chance to impress his new best friend Holly. Mercenary Holly doesn't care for plants. Until an incident involving a little girl, chickens and batavia lettuce shows her what Ethan is truly made of.
Glass Walls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Beth pays for crimes she committed as a child while under alien influence. Languishing in indentured servitude, her employers use her to satisfy the needs of their alien guests. To cope, she withdraws. But when Beth meets an alien who endures the same loneliness Beth suffers, her actions surprise even her.
Scow Truck, episode -1: Critical Mess
Series: Scow Truck radio scripts, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This unabashed parody of Startrek and the sci-fi genre contains such forgettable characters as the Chief Custodian, commander of Scowfleet, Crock, captain of the Secondprize and his crew: pointy eared Spook; engineer Shorty; radio officer O'Hara; Dr. DeCoy; GAL, computer with an attitude; linguist Rosetta Stein; and weapons officer Blaze Starr (the bimbo in spandex.) May the farce be with you!
Bridge Builder (Shimmer In The Dark)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Nantosuelta left with the Asterean Space Fleet to search for a new world. Her companions rely on her skills to bridge the wormholes of space, but an encounter with an alien ship desecrates the fleet and wipes Nanto’s psychic abilities. Stranded, with starving creatures closing in all around them, Nanto must shed her old ways of thinking to fight a new battle. Survival.
Forgetting
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
It was a perfect security system. The ship would only answer to one person and that could not be over-ruled. Perfect for a mission of scientific research, but not so great when the ship is under attack and that one person makes a fatal mistake.
Delightfully Twisted Tales: The Worst of Both Worlds (Volume Eight)
Price: Free! Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Maintenance workers tend to a living ship with mental issues, a tentacled alien competes in her first triathlon on Earth, a man goes to the ends of the Earth and beyond for the perfect anniversary present, and a horny translator hopes to put the "contact" in an impending first contact. This delightfully twisted story collection is easily devoured in one sitting and will leave you hungry for more.
Flipspace: Close Encounters For Their Kind
Series: Flipspace, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Recouping from their losses, and breaking in replacements, Colonel Rama is briefed for a mission that potentially violates exo-solar planetary research treaties. Rediscovered among archives of a telescope considered lost in the prior century, the data includes surface changes on the alien world that may suggest intelligent life.
Vain Glory
Price: Free! Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An alien spy discovers a plot to convert the sages of the galaxy to the cult of the Living Darkness. Thwarting the plot becomes a desperate fight for survival.
Interlude 1.1
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Out on the edge of civilization anything and everything can happen--especially when you're not ready for it. When Jenny, the chief mechanic for the Bonnie Belle hops off to work a deal with the local black market she ends up bargaining for more than just fresh fruit. This short story is an installment in the "Tales from the Edge" universe, joining two prior novels, IN THE BLACK and IN THE VOID.
The Eyes Have It: A Science Fiction Story
Series: A Molly Nomad Caper. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Only a crazy person would go up against the security of the Chak’hala to steal the Eye of the Moon. Or only the cursed sister-in-law of a crazy person, which is how Molly feels after hearing the hair-brained scheme from her brother-in-law, Mickey. But the promise of a nice payday overrides Molly’s usual caution. Until the caper goes awry & the Eye turns out to be more than she bargained for.
Grounded
Price: Free! Words: 43,530. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
Master Trilium Bishop and his platoon of knights are finally going home for good following five years of administering diplomacy and judgment to various societies across the galaxy. While sitting in his aircraft, Trilium’s gift of perception warns him that something is not right and before long, the Knights of Dena find themselves in a situation filled with little hope.
Strangers in Flight
Series: Sons of the Starfarers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,200. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When Reva Starchild went into cryosleep, she wasn't prepared to be the sole survivor of a people that history never remembered. Isaac wants to help her, but he carries a secret that may decide the outcome of the war. Little does he know, the Imperials aren't the only ones hunting him.
The Plasma Shadow
Series: The Plasma Master, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 152,680. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two years have passed since the Battle of Venom. The survivors have many unanswered questions, but Mirana Kelar has not been idle. Even as she begins to uncover the origin of Dark Viper’s mysterious power, though, the remnant of an old enemy threatens to plunge the Empire back into war. And this time, even Nedward Simmons may not be able to stand against the forces that hunt him.
Greenstar Season 1, Episodes 1-3
Series: Josie Stein Comedies. Price: Free! Words: 30,000. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(3.00 from 1 review)
Reuse, Reduce, Recycle shouldn’t include people. Normally, freezing to death in deep space is pretty permanent. But Engineer Josie Stein was just defrosted a thousand years in the future, aboard the U.F.S. Greenstar, a recycled spaceship on a mission to stop the self-destructive aliens of the galaxy from wiping themselves out.
Chasing Shadows
Series: The Star Hunters, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A bounty hunter and a military officer must struggle with and against each other under the looming threat of galactic war.
Time Planet
Series: Time Ships, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,270. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
25 years ago, Cal Wheams worked on a time machine. Now a timeship captain is asking for his help to move a planet that has been pulled into the past back to it’s appropriate place in the present. Meanwhile, Angela, his wife, must keep a group of rebel rodents from destroying the planet when it returns.
Wanted
Series: Wanted, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 103,980. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Josh Gunn detests space pirates. When he and his android partner, Cherry Kang, tangle with a bad one, they crash their shot-up spaceship in unfamiliar territory. Struggling to survive, they find a crazy alien who talks to an invisible partner, giant energy eating snakes and a new enemy. This enemy threatens to destroy a planet along with millions of people. Now Josh and Cherry are hunting them.