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Black Legion: Warlords of Cunaxa
By Michael G. Thomas
Series: Black Legion. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,380. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Warlords of Cunaxa is the third book in the epic science fiction series Black Legion, that tells the thrilling tale of Xenophon and the Ten Thousand Mercenaries.
Masters of the Mind
By Oscar Hodjaev
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: Russian. Published: August 20, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
One has always wondered about his "origin" and Destiny. Important place in solving this mystery belongs to aliens. Many are wondering - are there any planets inhabited by intelligent beings. Can a real encounter with fellow intelligent beings happen? Well, let us think about it. Moreover, let us think about it without any emotions, arguing and prejudice.
Crystal Wishes
By J.A. Marlow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A string of wishes hang in the window… Opal's parents latest obsession in frontier-world mining ends in tragedy. Even as the grief descends, the questions consume her: What does she do now? Does she stay or leave, and how can she pay for either? Alone on a harsh frontier world, can she dare trust anyone? A science fiction short story. Edition includes the complete BONUS story, "Teacup Mountain"
The Burning Sun
By William J. Benning
Series: The First Admiral Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The adventure continues for Billy Caudwell, the teenage First Admiral of the Universal Alliance Fleet.   The Bardomil Empress, eager to avenge the defeat of her Imperial Fleet at the hands of Billy Caudwell, acquires a weapon that can generate super-charged solar flares and incinerate entire planets. And, as if that’s not enough, Billy also has girl troubles!
A Little Short For An Alien
By Frances Pauli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,080. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six inter-galactic short stories from author, Frances Pauli. From The Fobidden Zone to the Alien-Human relations department, these short, alien-infested romps explore encounters with a diversity of imagined species, scenarios, and space disasters. Join Dylan Lowwater, lackluster employee at Space Station H22-J231, Jo Lorey, wayward musician desperate to communicate with a threatened race, and L
Junk Voyage 2389 CE - A Malo Kemp Assignment
By Andrew J Chamberlain
Series: The Malo Kemp Assignments. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Malo Kemp is out celebrating when he gets a call from his friend Vern Fisher, one of the oldest Junkmen in the business. Now an errand of mercy might put Malo on a collision course with ghosts from the past and the highest authority in the known worlds. But Malo takes the call, and the assignment; and so begins a journey that could cost them both their lives
Ignorance of the Law
By S. A. Barton
Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.25 star(3.25 from 4 reviews)
When a pack of backwoods local yokels begin to lumber toward civilized space in their slapped-together warp speed jalopy, a working-Joe cop has to take action. He soon finds himself in the eternal dilemma of the policeman on the beat: how to strike a balance between justice and enforcing the letter of the law?
SGA-20 Secrets - Book V of the Legacy Series
By Melissa Scott
Series: Stargate Atlantis SGA, Book 20. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,830. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
With Jo Graham Old secrets, new truths… It is the aftermath of battle. Scattered and struggling to regroup, Colonel Sheppard’s team face their darkest days yet in the war against the Wraith Queen, Death. Continuing her perilous masquerade as Queen Steelflower, Teyla Emmagan’s friendship with Guide grows stronger.
Killer Advice
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
The spaceship arrives at Vaadum Resort and Casino on fire, with some passengers already dead. Vaadum, the kind of place vacationers go by accident, has room for the survivors. Only someone has started picking them off too. Can they catch the killer before he kills them all? Killer Advice chronicles an adventure in the life of Misha, the hero of a novel Rusch wrote under the pen name Kris DeLake.
The Eyes of the Deities
By Petar Toushkov
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: Bulgarian. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five science fiction stories from The Syndicate universe.
Gods of Kiranis
By Ronald A. Geobey
Price: Free! Words: 142,610. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Church of the New Elect seeks Renewal. When the cage arrives, Mannix Relland prepares to do whatever it takes to lead his people to greatness. On a station orbiting Earth, Cana dreams of a distant planet where the ground burns beneath his feet. Cassandra Messina has her own god, and she trusts in him, for he knows the fate awaiting the Church. But he is not her god. Not at all. Not even close.
Among The Stars
By Thomas Stone
Series: The Harry Irons Books, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,230. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Cooper's Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Among The Stars is the sequel to the Harry Irons Trilogy by science fiction author Thomas C. Stone
The Beast Within: A Sci-Fi Short Story
By Elysa Hendricks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a short, short sci-fi story. Approximately 4000 words. Amy Starr knew asteroid mining was dangerous. One small error could kill you. But her desire for the stars outweighed common sense and fear. Now trapped in her disabled ship far from the chance of rescue she has two choices: a lingering half-life or a quick merciful death. Which would you chose?
The Intergalactic Peddler - Volume VI
By Ronnie Coleinger
Series: The Intergalactic Peddler. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,470. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Volume VI of The Intergalactic Peddler Series takes Ronnie’s readers on a journey through time. He will escort you gently to the very moment where all time in the cosmos ends, and then move you forward one tiny microsecond farther, to a time when the cosmos is reborn.
The Syn-En Solution (SciFi Adventure)
By Linda Andrews
Series: Synthetically-Enhanced, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
A woman from the past. A cyborg with no future. They have every reason to mistrust each other but one: survival.
Beyond the Pyramids
By John D'Amato
Series: The Ancients, Part Two. Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The sequel to 'A Wrench in the Works' begins with the cleanup at Armstrong Base. While investigating captured alien technology, humanity is reunited with our ancient benefactors who had intervened to thwart the hostiles. They inform us that their arch enemy is coming back, and this time they have a frighteningly powerful stolen weapon. Our old friends need us as much as we need them.
Midshipman
By Phil Geusz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Legion Printing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
In this second volume of the David Birkenhead series, our young hero has been adopted into the powerful House of Marcus. But... what can be done with a former slave-boy who's earned his kingdom's highest award for bravery, but who also can't shed his Rabbithood no matter how hard he tries?
Crap Shoot
By Richard Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(2.00 from 1 review)
Years ago, a pair of college girls was rescued from a party-gone-bad, then abducted by an alien in need of a crew. A few years later, they abandoned their alien savior on Earth and are forced to return to find and rescue him to prevent interstellar criminals from raiding the Earth. To do this, they need help.
Grave of the Wilds Part II: Dawn of a Setting Sun
By D Athas Holly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
While the city in the stars falls to earth and ignites everything below, Hurn has to carry Dyra's dying body through a sea of apathy and panic of his kind, and all the while, Dyra struggles inside the depths of her own mind where she's trapped with her worst enemy—Ares. The only salvation for her is down below, in the path of the coming devastation.
Engines of Dusk Book 1: Machine Code
By David Stroup
Series: Engines of Dusk, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A handful of scattered individuals across two interplanetary civilizations are all that stands in the way of a vast conspiracy threatening humans and the aliens alike -- but if they're to survive, they will have to confront their pasts.