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Character-driven stories, space battles, & sometimes Wookies.

Overload Flux

Series: Central Galactic Concordance (#1)
By: Carol Van Natta

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Two loners fighting to stay alive discover they must now save the galaxy.

The only vaccine for a deadly galaxy-wide pandemic is missing … and the only ones who may be able to find it are a powerful talent on the verge of a meltdown, and a security specialist hiding her extraordinary skills in a menial job.

Brilliant investigator Luka Foxe must act fast if he’s going to save the civilized planets of the Central Galactic Concordance. For as a pandemic sweeps across the galaxy, someone is stealing the vaccine. To make matters worse, Luka’s hidden mental talents are out of control, leaving him barely able to function in the midst of violence and a rising body count. The convoluted trail leads to a corrupt pharma industry and the possibility of an illegal, planet-sized laboratory. In the face of increasing threats, he must rely on an enigmatic, lethal woman who has secrets of her own.

Violet Haze

Series: Corwint Central Agent Files (Side Story)
By: C.E. Kilgore

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Caleb finds himself evolving beyond the boundaries he was programmed with as the planet Corwint struggles to find stability during the Mechatronic Automaton rights movement. Meeting Violet, a rare female Mecha, encourages him to follow the evolution to its fullest potential, while violent events surrounding the rights movement pushes them both to stand up for acknowledgment of their existence and their right to live equally.

For the Greater Good

Series: Dryden Universe
By: Greta van der Rol

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A Human settlement is destroyed and all signs point to an Yrmak raid as Imperial agents Tian Axmar and Brent Walker scour the site for clues. One thing they never expected to find was a survivor, a rare alien feline with unusual talents.

As tensions between Humans and Yrmaks ratchet to the point of no return, Tian and Brent must bring all their cyborg skills to bear as they follow a dangerous trail of deception and misdirection.

The Empire

Series: Empire (#1)
By: Elizabeth Lang

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With security comes a price.

Humanity is in danger of annihilation as a centuries old war with the Andromedans heats up again. The Empire, an increasingly totalitarian society, is the only force that stands in the gap.

Thrust into this chaos of alien invasion, rebellion, and political intrigue, Lieutenant Adrian Stannis is caught between the ends and the means. No one knows why this brilliant scientist chooses to hide in the farthest reaches of the galaxy, doing research on an insignificant science vessel. His days of anonymity may soon be coming to an end, whether he wants it to or not.

Constant

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By: Elizabeth Munro

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As a Core Alliance soldier, Rye knows the grind of skirmishes on one forgotten planet after another. Then six years ago he discovered loss when the woman who meant everything died in his arms. Now, a chance meeting brings her back into his life. Under pressure to hide her from his superiors and rocked by the truths hidden in her past, Rye can only take one path. Follow his heart until every piece of it, and hers, heals.

The King’s Mistress

Series: A’yen’s Legacy (#2)
By: Rachel Leigh Smith

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Freedom has a cost. Can A’yen pay it without losing his soul?

Liberation of the enslaved Lokmane begins with the king. A’yen and Fae agree to visit the Hidden, a group of escaped Lokmane, to protect his identity while the Shadows make their move with emancipation acts. But he’s not prepared for the prejudice rampant in the Hidden, or their lack of patience for him. And his new linked bodyguard is unstable to the point A’yen fears for the young man’s sanity.

Rebels and Lovers

Series: Dock Five (#4)
By: Linnea Sinclair

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It’s been two years since Devin Guthrie last saw Captain Makaiden Griggs. But time has done little to dampen his ardor for the beautiful take-charge pilot who used to fly yachts for his wealthy family. While Devin’s soul still burns for Kaidee, she isn’t the kind of woman a Guthrie is allowed to marry—especially in a time of intergalactic upheaval, with the family’s political position made precarious by Devin’s brother Philip, now in open revolt against the Empire.

Gabriel’s Ghost

Series: Dock Five (#1)
By: Linnea Sinclair

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After a decade of piloting interstellar patrol ships, former captain Chasidah Bergren, onetime pride of the Sixth Fleet, finds herself court-martialed for a crime she didn’t commit–and shipped off to a remote prison planet from which no one ever escapes. But when she kills a brutal guard in an act of self-defense, someone even more dangerous emerges from the shadows.

Gabriel Sullivan–alpha mercenary, smuggler, and rogue–is supposed to be dead. Yet now this seductive ghost from Chaz’s past is offering her a ticket to freedom–for a price.

The Space Merchants

By: Wendie Nordgren

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Teagan Green leaves her abusive father behind as soon as she turns eighteen. In Union Port City, she is homeless until she becomes a reclamation worker. Teagan’s only dream is to one day make it up into the stars. She gets her wish when she is hired as a domestic assistant on Tora, a merchant starship. On Tora, Teagan meets Yukihyo Lee, an alien who survived the brutal slaughter of his entire clan at the hands of the Parvac Empire. Yukihyo is of a race in which the males require emotional bonds with their females in order to control their aggressive tendencies. He finds that bond in Teagan. While exploring the Galaxic Expanse with the crew of Tora, Teagan discovers true love and her own personal worth.

The Rebels

Series: Empire (#2)
By: Elizabeth Lang

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“I am not a rebel, although you make it an appealing alternative.”

Adrian Stannis is a brilliant scientist fed up with an Empire that treats him like an intellectual slave. He’s a man of peace forced to build weapons of war. Not that he doesn’t agree with the necessity. After all, an advanced alien fleet is invading their galaxy, but he sees the dangers inherent in a society that sacrifices the freedom of its citizens, especially his own, for the sake of security.

Tracing The Stars

Series: Corwint Central Agent Files (#3)
By: C.E. Kilgore

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Hankarron Eros has loved Tara since she had pigtails, but his fear of losing the strength and support that their friendship provides leads him to keep his heart’s desires locked away. When the truth about his family is exposed and leaves him grasping to hold onto his ship, his crew and his sanity, words are spoken that can’t be taken back and the presence he had grown so used to having at a convenient reach is gone.

The Iron Admiral: Deception

Series: Ptorix Empire (#2)
By: Greta van der Rol

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Grand Admiral Chaka Saahren has the rewards of rank

…but he doesn’t have Systems Engineer Allysha Marten. Determined to keep her safe, Saahren will go to any lengths to win back the woman he loves. Allysha agrees to temporary employment by the Fleet, hoping to avoid at all costs the man she believes responsible for the death of innocent civilians, including her estranged father.

Starwoman’s Sanctuary

Series: Diaspora Worlds (#3)
By: Melisse Aires

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He is only on the Space Hub for a night. She works endless hours with the orphans and elderly of the Hub. An invasion changes everything.

Kyler lured the Gorvas hunter away from his brother and soon to be sister-in-law so they could escape the space hub to the safety of New Prague. Landing in the middle of mealtime in a utilitarian Starwoman’s Sanctuary, Kyler is stunned by the beauty of the Starwoman, Sister Skyleen. He doesn’t mind spending a night in the Sanctuary if it will give him a few moments with the fascinating Skyleen.

My Name Is A’yen

Series: A’yen’s Legacy (#1)
By: Rachel Leigh Smith

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They’ve taken everything from him. Except his name.

The Loks Mé have been slaves for so long, freedom is a distant myth A’yen Mesu no longer believes. A year in holding, because of his master’s murder, has sucked the life from him. Archaeologist Farran Hart buys him to protect her on an expedition to the Rim, the last unexplored quadrant.

The Demon’s Eye

Series: Dryden Universe
By: Greta van der Rol

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Krystina Merkos is reluctant to leave her home planet, but agrees it’s best that her father doesn’t have to concern himself with her safety while he fights a civil war. The journey on an Imperial warship becomes much more palatable when she discovers that Ben Paulsen, an old flame from her high school days, is a senior officer on the ship.

But it’s not all plain sailing. The captain wants to seduce her, Ben’s trying to keep his distance – and pirates want to sell her to the murderous sect waging war on her father.

Warrior’s Claim

Series: The Warriors (#1)
By: C.J. Gnos

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Will this be the Warrior’s beginning or his end?

Cassie has lost her Allkrum love, Garon. In her pain, she shuts out those closest to her. Kamarsoman, the Malai warrior who has loved Cassie from first sight, seeks to pull her from the sadness that has taken over her life. He also seeks vengance against the cruel, murderous Kelem Phyl – the man who has caused so much death in their universe and nearly killed Cassie. Kelem Phyl, driven by his insane need to possess her, want’s Cassie for his own.

After an attempt by Kelem to kidnap Cassie, she decides to join with Kam in order to stop the mad Kelem once and for all. In their quest to avenge Garon’s death, Cassie and Kam reignite a passionate spark between them. From her sadness over Garon’s loss and her hatred of Kelem, Cassie finds a new strength. In Cassie’s rebirth, Kam finds truth in the love he has always held for her.

Starheart

Series: Ptorix Empire (#3)
By: Greta van der Rol

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Freighter Captain Jess Sondijk thought she had her life under control until Confederacy Admiral Hudson stops her ship in search of contraband. Although he’s taken with the lovely Jess, Hudson’s after bigger fish than a small-time smuggler; somebody’s trading with the alien Ptorix – and offering them a large enough prize to induce them to part with their beloved starhearts, the jewels they call the windows of the soul.

A Hero for the Empire

Series: The Dragon’s Bidding
By: Christina Westcott

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Commander Kimber FitzWarren is running on borrowed time. The cybernetic augmentations that give her superhuman strength and speed have also shortened her life. The success of her next mission is imperative, not only to save her Empire, but because this operation could be her last. She and a cabal of idealistic officers are plotting to topple the corrupt Imperial government. The key to placing missing military legend Arianne Ransahov on the throne lies with the one man who can find her, mercenary Wolf Youngblood.

Escaping Poison

Series: Diaspora Worlds (#4)
By: Melisse Aires

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Karvar’s gorgeous bride Brielle collapsed on their wedding night and almost died. Before he quietly ends the marriage Karvar will do the right thing and ensure she is healthy and safe. Unknown enemies forced her into drug addiction and blackmailed her to spy on the Protectorate family, so he can’t really be angry with her, but he also can’t imagine staying married to someone who kept such a secret from him.

Alien Blood

Series: Diaspora Worlds (#2)
By: Melisse Aires

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Kellac ends up on planet Toph in military prison. While not at fault, Kellac must wait for diplomatic solutions while the military keeps him in lock up. Stranded on the planet as a child, Gema is in the Women’s Penitentiary for vagrancy. As a non-PureGen, she cannot be a citizen and is without legal status. Gema and Kellac are chosen to be contestants on the wildly popular Survival Game, and working together for survival and the prize of freedom quickly leads to more.

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