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Snakes' Nest
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Fan fiction based in the universe of Elite.
A Ship's Destruction
Price: Free! Words: 3,000. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A fan fiction based in the universe of Elite
The Formidians
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
- A short story set in the First Admiral Universe On a dull and dreary patrol in the skies above the planet Kina, First Crusader Squadron Commander Nerla Daelstar and the crew of the Lionheart, respond to a routine request. A Landing Trooper outpost has failed to respond to a routine communications check.
Disorientate-tion on a Weekday Morning (crack!fic)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Various characters from Misty White's stories—Canni from “Buzz and Bunnies”, Tammy from the Catati stories, and Kintah from the Corps space stories—all improbably meet, order Starbucks, and learn things about each other that, perhaps, they’d rather not know. Crack fic. (A crack!fic of about 4400 words.)
Beacon - Part IV
Series: Beacon Saga Serial, IV. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,020. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
What should have been a triumphant homecoming becomes utter chaos. Abandoned by their friends, and assaulted by unknown forces, the scouts must play a dangerous cat and mouse game through Beacon’s mysterious third layer. They will uncover many secrets. But the most shocking will be what’s happened in orbit while they’ve been gone.
The Thorne Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Corporal Cranston Thorne is about to face a court-martial. And his father would like nothing more than to see that happen, but a remote outpost has gone silent and Captain Thorne must take the fleet to investigate. In their absence, the planet itself comes under attack and it’s up to Corporal Thorne, who’s never cared about anyone but himself, to save planet Giger and restore the family name
Sanctuary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,600. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Earth is no longer capable of providing life for the masses. Natural disasters have brought on Pollution and Corruption. They are the only two resources left to exploit in a world convulsing from its death throes. It was decided that Batiman2 a planet orbiting Alpha Centauri B and M88.2 an as yet unnamed planet orbiting Alpha Centauri A could be the last best hope for mankind.
The Light Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by MQuills Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
The Light Bridge, a science fiction short story presenting the great battle of the brave Horvan against the vile Porcinian horde. Mantuth Huros Goldair battles bravely seeking the Ganthoran Crystal Throne in his own Time Warrior Ritual - a ritual for which there is either death or glorious imperial rule as the reward.
Dark of the Storm
Series: Abashiri Sky City, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Death lurks in the storm of a lifetime. When a new family arrives in her apartment high-rise, Hikari Lark introduces them to their large outdoor balcony garden. As Abashiri Sky City shuts down for the storm of the decade, darker shadows lurk in her beautiful corner of existence. Threatening everything she holds dear, including life itself. A science fiction novelette
Haven
Series: The Jake Bonner 'verse, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,520. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jake Bonner’s been hired by one of the richest men in the galaxy. This real-estate mogul wants to acquire Haven, a once-famed recreational planet. Haven was abandoned when the robots that served the visitors rebelled. Are the robots still there? Jake’s job is to find out, and smooth the way for this grand acquisition. Of course, no job is that easy. Will Haven be safe, or a Hell of a job?
Buzz and Bunnies: Incident Report (Freaks in Black 000.9)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Murphy’s Law should’ve warned her... When Canni’s friend Leever bribes her into playing arm candy for dinner, she expects that he’s trying to dissuade some wannabe girlfriend, again. He thinks that Canni’s just a slightly odd Earthling who doesn’t realize one or more of her ancestors were from another planet (such as, perhaps, his). They’re both wrong. (A short story of about 3100 words.)
The Shattered World Within
You set the price! Words: 19,180. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Like three space stations before it, Zhiminda Station has fallen silent. Zhyara and his crew travel to the very edge of settled space to investigate. Will they find the station dead, its corridors exposed to the vacuum of space? Will they find bodies? Will they run into the unknown killers? Or is the reason much more sinister than that?
A Cause for One
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Jaime has waited his whole life for the chance to change the world. Armed with a discrete bio-weapon, he prepares to assassinate the Great Sir of the Seven Systems and free millions from industrial serfdom. But Jaime is on a one way trip, one that will force him to choose between ideology and a love powerful enough to shatter an interplanetary empire.
The Master of All Paths
Price: Free! Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Follow the journey of Dee-Kam, a member of the xenophobic but deeply spiritual Kersh race, on his quest to find his path in the universe. Seeking guidance from the planet's elders, he finds that learning always comes at a price. This science fiction novella provides a unique point of view of the action and will keep the reader engaged from start to finish to become The Master of All Paths.
Jill and the Genestalk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A runaway bride, a race of crippled giants and a woman whose genes can solve anything. Jill and the Genestalk.
Virtual Hero
Price: Free! Words: 14,440. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013 by Ethereal Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Superheroes in space! Not just any superheroes—virtual superheroes. Four exciting stories of Jeremy, Mickey, and Bridget from the Virtual Chronicles world await your enjoyment. From their base on Titan, the trio find plenty of exciting challenges for their new powers. You can join them on these fun adventures as they go where no virtual superhero has gone before.
After The Metaphysics
Series: The Metaphysics Brace, Last. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Elisabeth's world ended when she was forced to leave university before the end of her course. After centuries serving as an immortal royal flunky on a planet that doesn't even have a name, she is yearning to return to the 1990s English undergraduate student scene. The uninvited tigers in the kitchen are far from her only obstacle in this keenly awaited sequel to "Physics with Metaphysics".
Roach's Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Deep space exploration ramped up. While governments search the black with top-notch scientists running expensive robots and drones; corporations cornered the market. Hiring their staff for little more than room, board and a promised portion of any find, Prism Corp flings ships into the universe. The frontline – Suicide Squad – explores with little to live for and often expire before their contract
Daughter of Llathe: A Tale of the Two Rings
Series: Tales of the Two Rings. Price: Free! Words: 16,370. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Can Wayfinder Nali track down and destroy the evil creature which is stalking the jungle lowlands of the planet Llathe? Or will she become its next victim? “Daughter of Llathe” is a novella set in the space fantasy world of the Two Rings, and is the first story in the Tales of the Two Rings series. It is approximately 14,000 words long.
Return To Sender
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.00 from 1 review)
Who could have thought that a spaceship delivering mail could be involved in the Marsian Revolution? This short story is set in the SonSyst of the Leuvenhook Universe.