Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera

Space Weasels
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Banchixi Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Flaming Space Weasels wiped out most of Dirk Beretta's fellow space marines at the battle of Din Bin Foo... then served them for lunch with a nice Merlot. But when a gang of pirate Weasels come hunting fresh meat for the kibble factories, his brand of pig-headed determination and excessive violence may offer the chance for redemption... and revenge.
To Stare Again, Across the Water
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Sandi thought her time wrangling and negotiating with the visiting aliens was long over and done. But then someone-maybe the Olla themselves-vaporizes the bases on Callisto. The situation demands fast-thinking and subtle talk. Sandi might be way out of her depth this time. An Olla story by Sean Monaghan, author of "The Juniper".
Firepower! The Journal of the Fire On The Suns Universe
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Firepower! is the old/new/reboot of the journal of the Fire On The Suns game universe. This issue contains over 10 thousand words of ship design, articles, and new rules extensions for the Fire On The Suns play-by-email 4X space opera wargame.
The Old New Ensign
By
Series: The Void Eternal, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by G. W. Thomas. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
He was a medic in an army at war. If he played his cards right he might find a way into a comfy job on the Admiral's staff. If he failed, he was sure to end up on the front lines in the battle with the alien Kreoch. All that stood between these two fates was a mystery concerning the theft the Admiral's stasis chamber door. Jack Mackenzie returns to the universe of Debt's Pledge.
Rick the Robber Baron
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Kita Ogude wakes up tied to a post in her simulation room, she knows marauders have tried to take her ship-again. But this time something feels off, and familiar. She thinks she knows this marauder. And her desire to regain her ship becomes secondary to something she has wanted for a very long time: revenge.
Noveez Error: a short story
By
Series: Catati, TY04. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tammy’s husband, Yakí, is supposed to be in the mountains of his homeworld, but somehow he’s ended up captive of enemies even Tammy hadn’t known the Catati had. Tammy’s no diplomat, but she’s the only Human available to try to buy time for an extraction team to get Yakí out. But can she pull it off without screwing up? A short story of about 6,400 words.
Runalli-4
By
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Robert's not a hero. He's just working his way through a meaningless life, drifting from planet to planet, burying his loneliness in work. Then Robert meets a mysterious woman and his life is changed forever. Now he quests through space and time seeking answers to the questions that haunt him...
Taxing Pecksniffery
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Flying frizzles! The year is 2176, a rebellion is brewing, and the boss wants a recon report. Ichann Count is all wet as a spy, but she plunges into the fray. Will she emerge with her memory banks intact? Ichann Count is an expert at accounting warfare. She spends her days crunching numbers at the Etherworld Tax Bureau and crushing on her really cute co-worker.
Flipspace: When It Rains
By
Series: Flipspace, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Only 42 light-years away, the exo-solar planet, Henry Draper 40307G, has yet to be visited by humanity. That changes, when the Mockingbird arrives with an astronomical survey team. Deploying probes and deep space telescopes, the science team stumbles upon intelligent aliens on sixth planet. Colonel Rama orders the crew onto alert.
Meet Bill
By
Series: Meet Bill, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Humanity has reached for the stars and has gained complete domination. The human empire has remain unchallenged... until now. A new alien race is discovered and they are as human as we are. However, they are far more technologically advanced, smarter, and are just as aggressive as Earth humans. Can a hero, a newly trained Combat Marine stop the alien menace?
CONCUSSION: BAPTISM
By
Series: The Furai Compilation. Price: Free! Words: 5,200. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
BAPTISM: A religious rite: WATER, symbolizing purification. Ceremony. Initiation. Born again. Day One, Earth devastated; 3 minutes: all cities vaporized. After Day One, Man enslaved: Alien Grays. Brutal guerrilla war follows, many long years: war of attrition. No matter: how advanced an ENEMY; how many THEY kill- IDEAS: can’t be exterminated by weapons. Can only be defeated by ideas: BAPTISM.
Breaking Gods
By
Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 28. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Born to mimic any talent she sees, Lieta is asked for help in taking down those of her own kind. A new career in Breaking Gods.
Slumfairy
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Bex Atria is many things. Violent. Human. Mercenary. She is one of two billion sapient beings living aboard Hegira, a wandering world of horror and boundless beauty. Bex has lived in the slums of Hegira all her life. She's done it all. She's seen it all. Nothing can surprise her. Sumida is everything Bex isn't. She is soft-spoken. Inhuman. Sheltered. She's about to turn Bex's world upside down.
Blue Seven
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jericho Pick is used to trouble, but this time he's in over his head-by about a kilometre. He's on the water world Blue Seven, planning a prison break. Maxine got Jerry out of a tight spot once. He owes her, but paying this debt could be murder. The revolutionaries say they'll help, but can he trust them? And can he unleash the other prisoners on the innocent citizens of Blue Seven?
Dancers Like Children
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Dr. Justin Schafer travels to the Bountiful colony to investigate a series of brutal murders. The colonists blame the Dancers, an alien species the colony relies on for its livelihood. But the more Schafer investigates, the more complicated the case seems. He begins to wonder if his past mistakes-mistakes that led to genocide-will color his judgment.
Mutiny
By
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
As Earthrise gets closer to the Sun both the heat and tensions are rising. Discipline is falling apart; rumour fuels fear, and both crew and visitors are losing faith in decisions that have been made. Now Andrew has to face the mob before Earth leaves them behind.
Another Universe - Volume One
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,160. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Rexon Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
About Another Universe - Volume One Volume one of Another Universe is a collection of three short stories, about 11,000 words. I intend to release further collections, mainly science fiction, although some fantasy may creep in. This volume contains The Mortgage, Give Peace a Chance and Grators. They explore facets of the GalFed universe and Shen Ark concepts.
Beacon - Part VII
By
Series: Beacon Saga, VII. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
PART VII OF THE BEACON SAGA. Alliances collapse. War rages. But a child’s secret could overshadow it all. Mally, Tersias and Nastron take a ship helmed by a dangerous pilot to a secret meeting, Thrat suspects a growing plot, and an incredible theory comes to light. A serial installment of seventeen thousand words. Remember to try Part I at no charge (where available).
Thunder Struck
By
Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 27. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Stirring a tempest is the easy part, controlling it is the issue and depending on a jerk of a healer is annoying.
First Strike: Rise of the ShadowKin
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by Ellis Jackson. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth grinds to a halt when dozens of mysterious black ships appear in its atmosphere. Not knowing whether the visitors are hostile or not, missile troops are hastily deployed to stand guard over London, ready to defend their city, and their world, from an attack by a mysterious alien race known only as the ShadowKin. The first short story prequel to the book "The ShadowKin Assault".