C. Osborne Rapley


C. Osborne Rapley lives in Hampshire England and enjoys writing when he gets the chance. Most of the time he is a general dogsbody, car mechanic, plumber and carpenter for three grown children. In his spare time he keeps bees, marine fish and has a weakness for fast boats.

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Varna. The Grojan War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
After surviving the Grojan war unscathed Varna was haunted by the memory of a human who had spared her life. On the run for a crime one of her crew committed, Varna becomes embroiled with a secret Grojan faction to overthrow the Grojan government. Can her link with the human, and the gathering rebellion be reconciled before dark forces within the Grojan government silence her forever.
Beyond The Fall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,960. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Deep space exploration vessel, Orion, is on a mission when abandon ship is ordered. Second Engineer Peter Thornton gets to an escape pod with only moments to spare. He comes to in an alien zoo. Just as he plots his escape, a beautiful enigmatic female, Sabetha, is placed in his cage. Together, he and Sabetha must overcome betrayal and teach her peaceable people what it means to be warriors.
Minara. The Grojan War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,310. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Minara is an ex solider turned bounty hunter earning a living catching human survivors from the Human, Grojan war. She comes across an enemy fleet and is shot down. She crashes on a primitive planet where she establishes herself as a bodyguard to a princess of a small kingdom. Unbeknown to her a military leader of a rival kingdom is a genetically modified human. By chance they meet and sparks fly.
Moments In Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
At a dig in present day Pompeii, Dr. Justin Edwards discovers a carved pendant the significance of which far exceeds its historical value. After grasping the pendant, Justin is knocked unconscious and comes to before the destruction of Pompeii. Vesuvius erupts and he saves many lives, he then awakens in his own time. Not only has the dig been affected, global history has changed as well...
Guardian Generations
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,990. Language: British English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
RAF fighter pilot James Taylor is abducted by an alien craft as he flies his Typhoon over Scotland. On another planet a scheme to cleanse the galaxy of all synthetic life forms is gathering pace. James is part of the plan to counter the threat of Guardian Artificial Intelligences. Pirates are amassing, and a secret is revealed. But war is coming – is there still time to bring peace to the galaxy?
Guardian Awakening
Price: Free! Words: 89,990. Language: British English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
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Following an unsuccessful and debilitating experiment by the Navy, Tristan Taylor’s now reclusive and desolate life takes a shocking turn with the arrival of an alien warrior whose ship has crash-landed behind his isolated cottage. Tristan resolves to accompany the enchanting Aesia in her quest to return to her people...little knowing what awaits him. And at what price...?

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