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Rick the Robber Baron
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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
Series: Catati, TY04. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Imagine meeting the one, the person who takes your breath away, makes your heart skip, and leaves you weak, shaking with desire. Imagine losing them moments later. What would you do? Robert’s an ordinary guy, working his way across the known universe, living a hollow life. Then he meets her on Runalli-4 and everything changes.
Flipspace: When It Rains
Series: Flipspace, Book 6. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,450. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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.
Breaking Gods
Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 28. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,860. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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
Series: Hegira. Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: American English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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
Series: Orbit the Sun, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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.
Beacon - Part VII
Series: Beacon Saga Serial, VII. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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
Series: Tales of the Citadel, Book 27. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,500. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by Ellis Jackson. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
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".
The Star-Studded Plain
Series: Ranger Neely, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,530. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
G. W. Thomas serves up three helpings of Space adventure on the planet Utukku, where the fine sands and constant winds making tracking impossible. Follow Ranger Neely as he chases bad guys and deals with the savage trogs with lazer pistol in hand and his trusty crookback at his side. Science Fiction with a frontier flavor.
Prospects
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Mrak is a man who must work. After more than two decades of service to the Yaiax ambassador, he won't take just any job.He lives on his severance until he is convinced to take an assignment he's been warned against. This new job takes Mrak to a distant world where he must confront a spectre of the past and come to terms with the prospects of his future.
Jake's Last Mission
Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The entire future of Sweytian/Mugdaran relations rests on one man's shoulders. That one man, Jake Kavaliro, would really like nothing more than to retire.  Unfortunately, while on his last patrol he encounters a Mugdaran determined to restart a war.  Now Jake – who's never been known for his skill at diplomacy – has to go and explain what transpired to the Mugdaran Emperor in person.
Tenderfoot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
An immigrant boy quickly learns that his new home on Mars is a long way from Kolkata. Kumar Sharma is not a happy camper when he discovers that he has lost his Scout ranking and is a Tenderfoot again.
Life Raft: Earth
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 19,340. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014 by Night to Dawn Magazine & Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Trittonite Chibale warns Natalie Springer that an exploding star heading toward Earth will incinerate the planet. After lengthy negotiations with politicians, he and his pilots organize a fleet of ships to pull the Earth away from the exploding star’s path, an endeavor fraught with danger.
Davron part 5
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Part 5 and the conclusion of the free Davron serial. The aliens attack the humans.
Davron part 4
Series: Davron, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » General
#4 of this space opera. If love isn't in the air, it could be in deep space. Davron takes them to Spero. They have no doubt that the aliens will be chasing them and they will have to make a stand if they are to survive. Akrins still has his suspicions about Davron but with the odds stacked heavily against them, five humans will put it all on the line and fight as one against a common enemy.
Virtual Snow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fate kicks Sno into action. She has to rescue a sleeping man of uncommon beauty, and he returns the favour.