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Silence in Solitude - Book II of the Roads of Heaven
By Melissa Scott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,140. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In Five-Twelfths of Heaven, Silence Leigh discovered that she was not only unusual, as a female pilot, but that impossible thing, a female magus. Her unique abilities make her the only person capable of reaching Earth, humanity's original home, now sealed behind a mysterious barrier — but first she must learn to use her new-found talents.
Silent Runners
By Helen E Davis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When the Eco-terrorists known as the Silent Runners take on Cyclone Pharmaceuticals, a interstellar corporation, who is safe?
The Returning (Saga Of Davi Rhii Book 2)
By Bryan Schmidt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,280. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Vertullians are free and have full citizenship but that doesn't mean they're accepted. Someone is sending assassins to kill and terrorize them, riling up the old enmity all over again, while Xalivar is back seeking revenge on Davi and all those who defied him. Davi, Farien and Yao reunite to investigate the murders, finding their lives and friendships threatened by what they discover.
Legions of Orion (Star Crusades Nexus, Book 1)
By Michael G. Thomas
Series: Star Crusades Nexus. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: British English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Swordworks & Miro Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Legions of Orion is the first book in the epic new series set in the Star Crusades universe that chronicles humanity’s first steps away from Alpha Centauri and beyond. Star Crusades Nexus is a classic work of realistic military science fiction set against the background of the Centauri Alliance’s expansion into the Orion Nebula.
The Rim Rebels
By William Zellmann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,760. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Space Opera featuring terrorists bent on violent insurrection and conquest, a high-level secret agent with no scruples, a voyage halfway across man-settled space pursued by pirates all the way, and an Independent Trader crew who must cope with all of them and risk all their lives to save themselves and prevent a bloody civil war. Adventure on the rim of known space!
SGA-19 The Furies - Book IV of the Legacy Series
By Jo Graham
Series: Stargate Atlantis SGA, Book 19. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,530. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
With the lives of McKay and Colonel Sheppard at stake, Teyla Emmagan must once again assume the role of Queen Steelflower as she attempts a dangerous subterfuge - a subterfuge made more complex by a tentative alliance with Guide, the Wraith once known as Todd. But in order to deceive Queen Death, Teyla must embrace her Wraith heritage more closely than she has ever done before.
Stargate SG1-19 Oceans of Dust
By Peter J. Evans
Series: Stargate SG-1, Book 19. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,330. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
SG-1 discover a creature of unimaginable evil lurking beneath the ancient sands of Egypt - a creature the insane Goa'uld Neheb-Kau wants as a terrible weapon. With Teal'c and Major Carter in the hands of the enemy, Colonel O'Neill and Daniel Jackson enlist Master Bra'tac. They track the creature across the galaxy in a desperate bid to destroy it before it turns their friends - and the galaxy - to
Project Alpha
By Lee Houston Jr.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,000. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The once peaceful planet of Shambala is on the verge of extinction. A menace of their own creation now considers himself the high and mighty ruler of all, determined to have the realm of his dreams regardless of the cost to others. Now the scientist responsible for the danger seeks to perform the experiment again on another world.
The Tears of Things
By Brian Blose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Three fleets of generational ships arrive in a distant solar system at the invitation of an alien artifact. As cultures collide and politicians play games, it becomes obvious that the artifact's benevolent offer is not what it seems. The salvation of the fleets may depend upon Gabriel, a man who resents them as much as they despise him. They needed a hero. They got something else.
Belarus
By Emily Devenport
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,930. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For Andrei Mironenko, the colony world of Belarus is the fulfillment of his dream to resurrect the glory of Imperial Russia. But floating around this supposedly pristine planet are strange artifacts, evidence of an ancient civilization. The builders of these artifacts are not extinct, and they are a species without mercy. Cruelty is their highest art form, and Humans their favorite prey . . .
The Phoenix Rising
By Richard L. Sanders
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,750. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As the most serious threat ever facing the galaxy now looms over them, Calvin and his crew continue their mission to expose the dark conspiracy haunting the Empire. Now a fugitive on the run, Calvin has no choice but to work alongside Raidan’s mysterious Organization. And form an alliance with a misfit band of fair-weather friends. Meanwhile ships are vanishing and murders are going unnoticed.
Vitalis Omnibus
By Jason Halstead
Series: Vitalis, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 145,960. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Follow the group of brave survivors as they fight to survive on an undiscovered planet beyond the fringes of human controlled space. They must not only learn to adapt and survive the deadly threats of Vitalis, but learn to work with each other and protect their interests against the off-planet humans that seek to plunder Vitalis for their own interests regardless of the costs.
Heart of the Comet
By Gregory Benford
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 173,050. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
By DAVID BRIN and GREGORY BENFORD -- David Brin and Gregory Benford come together again to issue a new edition of their bold collaboration about our near human future in space, planting our boots . . . and staking our destiny . . . on becoming the People of the Comet. Prescient and scientifically accurate, Heart of the Comet is known as one of the great "hard sf" novels of the 1980s.
Land That I Love
By William Freedman
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012 by Rebel ePublishers. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When two rival presidents in the distant future, foes since their youth, declare a hyper-power war, they set in motion events which transform America’s place in the world … and beyond.
E.D.F Chronicles : Eye of the Dracos
By Ian. J. Smethurst
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,750. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Five years have passed since the great Krenaran war, and humanity have begun to rebuild from the devastation wrought upon them. A lone survey ship drops out of plasma drive on a distant, isolated world, searching for potential new colony sites. What they find on its surface, will unleash a foe unilke any other, and something from only their darkest nightmares.
Trust
By Mary Sisson
Series: Trang, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,850. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"This will definitely be a series to keep up with." — Futures Past and Present. The strange and powerful Magic Man has single-handedly conquered the Cyclopes planet. Now, in the second book in award-winning writer Mary Sisson's Trang series, Philippe Trang must prevent the Magic Man from destroying the aliens who the shape-shifter dominates but cannot begin to understand.
Enemy Within (One Small Step out of the Garden of Eden,#4)
By Robert Wagoner
Series: Call of Destiny, Book 4. Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
From the smoking rubble of war on a faraway planet, the surviving Centauries—our intrepid but haggard band of explorers—emerge. But a new day reveals an unforeseen darkness. Back home, Terrae Solaris is in peril. Risking everything, the Centauries set off on the final leg of their unenviable journey. But no one counted on the one factor that may undo them all: the enemy within.
Journey - Book II of the Five Worlds Trilogy
By Al Sarrantonio
Series: The Five Worlds Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,090. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
INTERPLANETARY WAR The Five Worlds of humanity were powerless to stop Prime Cornelian, High Leader of Mars, from decimating Venus with his legions of plasma soldiers. Now he turns to the settled moon of Saturn under the control of Wrath-Pei. Millions of lives face a horrible fate as the forces of these two madmen battle each other across the vastness of space...
Exile - Book I of the Five Worlds Trilogy
By Al Sarrantonio
Series: The Five Worlds Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,870. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This is the first book in the long out of print FIVE WORLDS TRILOGY by award-winning author Al Sarrantonio. As the twenty-fifth century draws to a close, Prime Cornelian, a ruthless usurper of Martian rule, will do anything to control all of human civilization, and the fate of all humankind is in the hands of the exiled King of Earth, Dalin Shar.
DreamFlowering
By Ryan Davison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012 by Richard Stooker. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The planet offers special agent Yutaro rest and romance, until his own government's anti-matter bomb falls. Burnt-out Yutaro just wants the vacation he needs. Cushy duty, and a beautiful alien woman as his guide. Heaven. When the anti-matter bomb threatens to destroy the entire planet, Yutaro must learn her crazy-making alien language and -- even more difficult -- to love a woman for herself.