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Junker's Moon: Pirate Gold
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Series: Junker's Moon, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,850. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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.
Skirmishes: A Diving Universe Novel
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Series: Diving Universe. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,090. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The answers Captain Jonathon “Coop” Cooper and the crew of the Ivoire seek lie in the Boneyards. Boss loves the challenge. In her absence, she trusts Coop to defend the Nine Planets Alliance against the Enterran Empire. But an encounter from Coop’s recent past shows up to haunt him, an encounter that could threaten her future, his life, and the fragile peace between the Alliance and the Empire.
Papawa Book One The Keys Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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
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Series: Tales of the Two Rings. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,870. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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)
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Price: Free! Words: 24,480. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Bad Rabbit Publications. Category: 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: 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.
Nipped in the Butt
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Series: Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire, Book 2. Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More intrigue as a familiar hallucinogen finds its way into Ramses society. Are their long-time adversaries behind it? Time for Major Tom to save the Empire again… “Nipped in the Butt” is the 2nd story in William Mangieri’s “Herc Tom, Champion of the Empire” series.
To Hell's Heart (Crimson Worlds VI)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Volume 6 of the bestselling Crimson Worlds series. Augustus Garret, Erik Cain, and the rest of the human high command have a decision to make. Do they stand on the defensive, waiting for the massive second invasion they all know will come? Or do they consider another option, one that compels them to face overwhelming odds, and launch a strike that could end the war in one campaign?
Star Sailor #3: Jyoti the Slave
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Series: Star Sailor. Price: Free! Words: 17,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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
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Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Fan fiction based in the universe of Elite.
A Ship's Destruction
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Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A fan fiction based in the universe of Elite
Revenge of the Lushites
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Series: War of the Lushites, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In the year 4444 and a 1/4 the Lushites have returned. Piper Cleaner, First Assistant to the Assistant Surveillance Officer discovers a Lushite intergalactic vessel heading their way. Alarm bells ring throughout the galaxy! Have the Lushites returned to seek revenge?
The Arbiter Logs: The White Lady
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Series: The Arbiter Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Firebringer Press. Category: 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'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
- 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.
Treasure of the Silver Star
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
“Fast-paced action and sly wit make Angel’s writing irresistible fun.” — Rebecca Moesta, NYT Bestselling co-author of Young Jedi Knights In the far future, fortune hunters and mercenaries clash as the race to the ultimate treasure trove is on!
Call to Arms (Star Crusades Nexus, Book 6)
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Series: Star Crusades Nexus. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Call to Arms is the sixth book in the epic 'Nexus' series, part of the growing Star Crusades universe that chronicles humanity's first steps away from Alpha Centauri and beyond. The Great Biomech War is now inevitable and the citizens of the Alliance ready themselves for what is to come.
Disorientate-tion on a Weekday Morning (crack!fic)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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.)