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Majesty's Offspring (Books 1 & 2)
By AJ Vega
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 180,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
More than a century ago, war hero Julius Verndock helped end a galactic war with Majesty—the first living machine. Today in 2213, he and his partner Laina command a pirate ship, and despite their desire to retire from the pirate life, are drawn into another galactic conflict where they must once again save humanity, but this time with help from Chorus—Majesty's secret offspring...
The Third Side (Battle for the Solar System, #2)
By Stephen J Sweeney
Series: The Battle for the Solar System. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 145,690. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 1 review)
The White Knights have had their wings clipped. Shot down and stranded on a planet in independent space, the five pilots find themselves sitting directly in the path of the Pandoran war machine as it prepares to advance The Mission. But if they can somehow survive and find a way home, they might just discover something far more worrisome than that which destroyed an empire.
The Honour of the Knights (Second Edition) (Battle for the Solar System, #1)
By Stephen J Sweeney
Series: The Battle for the Solar System. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 142,510. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When starfighter pilot Simon Dodds is enrolled in a top secret military project, he and his wingmates begin to suspect that there is a lot more to the theft of a legendary battleship and the Mitikas Empire's civil war than the Helios Confederation is willing to let on. Somewhere out there the Pandoran army is gathering, preparing to bring ruination to all the galaxy...
Children of Jad Omnibus
By J.A. Marlow
Series: Children of Jad, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It started an ordinary day and ended in a discovery that shook the planet of Jad. Through the threat of possible war, pirates, Chion Warriors, treasure hunters and more, Elvy Akuma and her friends Tiver and Pelik band together to protect themselves, the heritage of Jad, and peace itself. This Omnibus collects together: Glint of a Suncatcher, Glint of a Ring, Glint of an Artifact, Glint of a Tower
Bringing Stella Home
By Joe Vasicek
Series: Gaia Nova, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,620. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
He'll go to the ends of the galaxy to save his brother and sister.
Majesty's Offspring (Book 1)
By AJ Vega
Price: Free! Words: 93,860. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
More than a century ago, war hero Julius Verndock helped end a galactic war with Majesty—the first living machine. Today in 2213, he and his partner Laina command a pirate ship, and despite their desire to retire from the pirate life, are drawn into another galactic conflict where they must once again save humanity, but this time with help from Chorus—Majesty's secret offspring...
Drifters
By Toby Andersen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 142,820. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Golden Age style Science Fiction Adventure. In 2185 orbital wars have left humanity stranded in space. A crew of drifters, following their rivals to Old Earth, happen across a capsule, fired from the surface, which when opened, reveals a green-haired mutant woman. Could Eden hold the key back to the planet? The crew must go beyond the Lunatic Fringe to find out...
A Breath of Hope
By Robert E. Taylor
Series: The Humal Sequence, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,820. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The Humals. Humanoid Aliens. They dominated the spiral arm millennia ago then vanished without trace. Man had found traces of their presence, reverse-engineered their technology and speculated endlessly about their demise. But no one really knew what had happened. No one knew why they had disappeared or why so few traces of them remained...
Rekindle the Sun
By Mary E. Lowd
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
0.5 star(4.60 from 5 reviews)
A dying world may not be the best place to start your life anew, but that's exactly where Kerri has been sent. The sun of Heffe VIII is burning out, and her husband has been hired by the canine aliens of that world to rekindle it. This story originally appeared in the Australian anthology of interstellar immigration stories "Belong."
Bi-Quinary Rescue
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Software Testing, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the short story that inspired the novel, "Mistress of Molecules." It shows what a little logic can do in the face of an emotional crisis. Also contains opening chapters of "Mistress of Molecules."
Princess Valerie's War
By Terry Mancour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 153,890. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Second Space Viking Sequel! Escape From Planet X! Prince Lucas Trask of Tanith and his crew were captured by the “civilized” Atonians, tried in a secret court, used for propaganda, and sentenced to “re-education” at a secret prison known only as Planet X for the crime of being a Space Viking. But his beautiful new wife isn't going to rest until her husband is back on Tanith with her!
Through Struggle, the Stars
By John Lumpkin
Series: The Human Reach, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,070. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.5 star(4.57 from 7 reviews)
War is imminent between Earth's great space powers for reasons no one fully understands. When a young U.S. Space Force officer is assigned to shepherd an old spy out to the colonies, he begins to discover what lies at the root of the conflict. A hard science fiction novel by a former Pentagon and CIA reporter for the AP. "Great, good fun." - Analog "Very much recommended." - Midwest Book Review
My Alien Abduction: Transported Back to the 1950s
By Frank Arcilesi
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This is a novelette (21045 words). Brad Anderson, an abductee, gets to go back in time to meet his obsession, a girl in a picture on his grandmother's wall that is over 50 years old. The commander of a UFO uses his craft's time travel capabilities to propel Brad back in time.
Sword of Axia (The Arcadian Jihad, Book 1)
By Eric Schneider
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
First book of a new scifi trilogy tells of the desperate plight of the Rescom Federation. Rulers of the Nine Systems, they kept the peace after the last despot was defeated. A new enemy appears, the Axians, who blaze a bloody trail across the universe to put their leaders in power, the Pashas. Yet Rescom is not defeated, aided by the mysterious Orphexians, this is the story of their fight back.
America's Galactic Foreign Legion - Book 10: Peacekeepers
By Walter Knight
Series: America's Galactic Foreign Legion, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,950. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Penumbra Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Czerinski and his ragtag band of legionnaires are now sporting blue as peacekeepers between the spiders and scorpions, but that's like wearing a target painted on their backs. It's SNAFU - situation normal, all f****d up. But everything will be OK as long as Taco Bell and Pizza Hut keep their doors open. The laughs continue in this 10th installment of the seriously silly space opera.
Sebastian of Mars
By Al Sarrantonio
Series: The Masters of Mars Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
After the assassination of his mother, Haydn, Sebastian now rules Mars. But a revolt by Haydn's old enemy forces Sebastian to make his stand.
Prince of Tanith: A Space Viking Novel
By Terry Mancour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The first published sequel to H. Beam Piper's classic 1967 space opera, Space Viking, Prince of Tanith! Continuing the story of Lucas Trask two years after the climactic Battle of Marduk, Prince of Tanith follows how marriage, children, and vengeful enemies make ruling a frontier world full of Space Vikings a challenge! From New York Times Best-Selling author, Terry Mancour.
His Faithful Squire
By KD Sarge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,260. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Former joy-boy Rafe Ballard will miss living on the freighter Pendragon's Dream. Under the watchful eye of Captain Eve Marcori, no one beat him. He ate well, his life was rarely in danger, and he spent his days and glorious nights with his beloved Taro. Unfortunately, Taro is eager to take on the galaxy without his sister the captain standing by, and Rafe won't be left behind.
Mind Game
By R. L. Copple
Series: The Virtual Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011 by Ethereal Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
They said it was just a game. Little does Jeremy know that this game will send him on an adventure to a distant galaxy, encounter strange aliens, fight dangerous battles, and struggle to rescue himself, his friends, and thousands of players from a dictator's trap. It will test not only his courage, but his trust in others and loyalty to his friends.
A Light In The Dark
By Nathan Lowell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,600. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.5 star(4.40 from 5 reviews)
When Captain Bjorn Gunderson docks with what he thinks is routine cargo, he embarks on an unexpected voyage. On a milk run from Welliver to Breakall, a tiny rock punctures his ship and leaves the crew adrift twenty-thousand years from home. With food, water, and air running out, a desperate crewman takes a reckless gamble, putting the lives of everyone aboard at risk.