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Catati Test
By Misty White
Series: Catati, TY01. Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When Earth's new spacefaring allies let Humans into their school, Tammy leapt at the chance. Maybe one of these days, she'll even pass—preferably before her alien friend gets a girlfriend. A short story of about 3,800 words.
Winter
By Rick Novy
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Two stories in one volume. Winter - When humans return to Earth after 20,000 years of time dilation, things are no longer as they were, for this is not the earth they expected to find. The Adjoa Gambit - On occupied Earth, mankind inhabits the Antarctic Reservation for Indigenous Peoples. But the occupiers like to gamble, and the new family has lost their shelter.
the Mission
By Rod Martin
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After a spelunking accident, Dorian finds himself trapped beside an underground stream, cold, soaked, and alone in the dark with a bout of amnesia. He gradually pieces together what has happened and sorts out reality from the very weird dreams he's been having about flying a spaceship. When he gets some light, he finds the ship, sitting and waiting for him to resume his mission from a past life.
6 Adrift on an Outpost
By Jay Michael Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,440. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Book 6 in the Flight of the Armada series. Enslaved by the Gharadee, Gareth struggles to keep his small crew alive. Darien sells addictive potions at outposts, convincing the Stellar Council worlds he has gone mad. Stuart and the scouts remain on Earth to guard their outpost and Spence reaches the Armada but cannot return to Earth yet. Carrol awaits the birth of Gareth's baby.
Black Legion: Gates of Cilicia
By Michael G. Thomas
Series: Black Legion. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Gates of Cilicia is the first book in the epic science fiction series Black Legion that tells the thrilling tale of Xenophon and the Ten Thousand Mercenaries.
War of Retribution: Frontlines
By M. G. Lawson
Series: War of Retribution, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,300. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Book One in the War of Retribution Series: When Humanity’s farthest space station and colony is viciously attacked by an unidentified race, the United Earth Space Fleet must launch a counter attack as quickly as possible, but time is against them. Threats from near and far are boiling to the surface and former allies may become steadfast enemies.
Investments (Dread Empire's Fall)
By Walter Jon Williams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,300. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This short novel takes place in the universe of Walter Jon Williams’ Dread Empire’s Fall series. Three years after the Naxid war, Lord Gareth Martinez has accepted a meaningless post as Inspector General of Chee, a newly-settled world. Intending nothing more than a pleasant vacation with his family, he must battle a literal cosmic menace that threatens to wipe out all life on the planet.
Star Crusades Uprising: The Second Trilogy (Books 4-6)
By Michael G. Thomas
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 266,380. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Star Crusades Uprising: The Second Trilogy contains the complete text of the novels BATTLE FOR PROXIMA, FALL OF TERRA NOVA and SLAVES OF HYPERION. This epic science fiction series chronicles humanity's first interstellar confederation, torn apart by religious strife and extremism.
Slaves of Hyperion (Star Crusades Uprising, Book 6)
By Michael G. Thomas
Series: Star Crusades Uprising. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,830. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In this latest book of the Star Crusades series, the newly founded Alliance rises from the ruins of the old Confederacy. Scattered groups of the enemy remain, but organised resistance has been crushed. Amnesty has been granted to those still at large and peace has returned to the war torn colonies. Or has it?
The Flip Side #7: Colliding Worlds
By J.L. Stephens
Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by J. L. Stephens. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In issue #7 of The Flip Side, Starla Knight and the others must change their outlook on the future. The paradigm is shifting and the Protectors are suddenly forced to protect the very people they've been trying to kill. Convinced of a "greater role", Jeremy continues his trek to discover his fate while the others focus on the hope of rescue.
The Wisdom Test
By H. Bradley Stucki
Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A test that measures wisdom is the ultimate determiner of sentience. Passing guarantees elimination.
Commonwealth Universe: History: The Downfall: The Colonies: The Moonbirds
By Michelle Levigne
Series: Commonwealth Universe, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,980. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
K'reeth and her sister, K'rin, were named for the moonbirds -- sister raptor birds who shared parenting duties, one the nurturer, the other the hunter and defender. Orphaned by catastrophe and adopted by the High Mistrada of the T'bredi scholars, they were teachers, entrusted with all the gathered wisdom of the Ayanlak.
Jak Phoenix 2: The Markazian Deception
By Matt D. Williams
Series: The Jak Phoenix Adventures, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,110. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Things aren’t always as they seem when Jak finds himself forced to take sides in a dispute he doesn’t fully understand. He quickly finds his choices could jeopardize not only himself, but his friends and countless others. Friendships will be tested and loyalties will be questioned in the second action packed Jak Phoenix adventure!
Squatter's Rights
By Hollis Rentchler
Price: Free! Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Viking Horde Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 1 review)
Earth's colonization ship arrives at what is supposed to be an uninhabited planet and confirms you never know what to expect with a First Contact.
The Cuspin Peace
By H. Bradley Stucki
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Peace has broken out after a long interstellar war with the Cuspins. Captain Trace is finally going to get some R&R; right after his last mission as part of the official peace delegation. Still, there's a nagging feeling in the back of his mind. Is it too good to be true?
Recruit
By H. Bradley Stucki
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
J. Vance Hamblin was the youngest to make Fleet Admiral in history. He was the best of the best – until he became an ‘insider’ and was pushed aside to keep him out of the way. Now he has to decide if he’s ever been fighting for the right side. Note that this is a short story, not a full novel.
Trickster
By Steve Stanton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Deep below the surface of the moon where huge colony starships are prepared for launch, a group of union graffiti artists plan the biggest tag ever in defiance of their corporate overlords. Derek Thundersky, a half-breed Ojibway warrior, and Colonel Woodsworth Dunfield, a stodgy British celestial navigator, separated by clan, class and culture, must risk everything for the women they love.
The Backworlds
By M. Pax
Series: The Backworlds, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 45,390. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
1 star(4.89 from 9 reviews)
In the far future, humanity settles the stars, bioengineering its descendants to survive in a harsh universe. This is the first book in the science fiction series, The Backworlds. Try it for free. A space opera adventure. Trouble thrives in the Backworlds, but it's home. Thrown out of his home, Craze must find his way in a dangerous galaxy.
Five-Twelfths of Heaven - Book One of the Roads of Heaven
By Melissa Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,580. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In a space-faring civilization where a single woman is increasingly disenfranchised, the star pilot Silence Leigh is defrauded from her inheritance by a greedy competitor. Forced to ally with two men, Silence is dragged into a deadly political struggle, and is tantalized by the hints of the legendary Earth, as well as the dread and the glory of Magi's power.
De Vulkanen van Io
By Tais Teng
Series: Werelden van vuur en ijs, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,540. Language: Dutch. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Io is een gevangenisplaneet, zo gevaarlijk dat je alleen kunt rondlopen in een robotlichaam dat je naakte brein beschermt. Space Opera van Tais Teng die zich afspeelt in dezelfde setting als Werelden van Vuur en IJs.