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The Philosopher Gambit: Tales from The Longview, Episode 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the mighty are monsters, what will monsters become? An exiled philosopher buys a pretty girl a dress for her execution, by doing so becoming a hunted, wanted man with a death sentence on his own head and killers on his trail. The secretive owner of The Longview intervenes, putting his crew in harm's way to bring the condemned into his inner circle -- but the hunters are close behind.
The Selling of Suzie Delight: Tales from The Longview Episode 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
When slavery is virtue, who will fight for vice? Suzee Delight, famous Cheegoth courtesan, murders the five most powerful Pact Worlds' Administrators during a private summit. The Longview Death Circus struggles against conspiracy to win the bidding for her execution. Meanwhile, Suzee’s powerless supporters race to save her, while the leaders of worlds pull strings to guarantee her death.
Seeded
Price: Free! Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.33)
Five years travelling faster than light in a colony transport goes slower than you think, but the credits are worth it. Captain Ona and her crew are ready to collect a tidy sum for delivering the Flock to Paradise. On the cusp of seeding the colony they encounter a force that will forever change them. This is what happens when science collides with fantasy.
Godspeed
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,030. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Jay Hara is an ordinary young man growing up on the isolated planet of Erin. But Jay dreams of adventure and escapades and the legend of the lost “Godspeed” drive which allowed humans to travel at faster-than-light speeds. Godspeed is a true coming-of-age tale told in the classic tradition of R.L. Stevenson’s Treasure Island. A modern day pirate story, set among the stars.
Gateway Beyond The Stars: Book #2 of "Saga Of The Lost Worlds" by Neely and Dobbs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,810. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2012 by Grady L Dobbs. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00)
The sequel to Mission Beyond the Stars, Gateway Beyond The Stars is tightly crafted, blending richly developed characters with interstellar travel, inter-dimensional portals, multiverses, and unplanned time-travel. Its characters are tested and bonded in compelling adventure of confrontation and quiet courage, clashing mystery and intrigue, mystical encounters and quests for higher consciousness.
Tau Ceti
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Beacon has spent generations reaching a home away from home ... only to discover that Earth now has faster-than-light ships and a ruthless dictator who wants to lay claim to the same planet. Can Captain Jorie Taylor stave off almost certain disaster and save their dreams?
Colony Ship Eternum
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A colony ship sent into the deep reaches of space upon the fall of civilization on Earth, has been drifting for nearly 700 years, What will happen to its inhabitants? What is their fate? A quiet death in their sleep, or something worse?