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A Rake by Starlight by C. B. Wright

Politics is dirty. Piracy is just a little smudged. Grif Vindh, Captain of the Fool’s Errand, has a problem: he knows too much. He knows the secret behind the late Baron Mogra Tylaris’ untimely demise. He knows about the shadowy organization behind it. And now he knows about the contingency plan the late baron put in place, in . . .

A serialized novel, with no recent updates.
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Deeper Darker by mooderino

Set in the far future when humanity has reached the stars and finds it is not the first to do so. Alien technology has been left behind by a long dead race. Ancient cities, abandoned starships, temples and fortified bunkers all contain artefacts and devices far in advance of what humans have been able to produce. Technology that . . .

A serialized novel, updating weekdays.
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Journey To Odyssey by d.lamb

a space odyssey.

A young man wakes up in a prison after being falsely convicted of a high-profile murder and sentenced to life. It’s not ordinary prison though, he’s in the middle of space on a floating prison called the Labyrinth, and he’s got to escape before it’s time to make way for the next wave of forgotten prisoners. Will he find . . .

An ongoing series, with new episodes twice weekly.
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Simon of Space by Cheeseburger Brown

Simon Fell has awakened at a foreign star with no memory of his former life. He stands to inherit the legacy of a self he has never known. In a complex and frightening world of pioneer planets, clashing cultures and esoteric robots, one lost man will face a battery of tribulations, from his ignorance of basic customs to his entanglement . . .

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Stuck Station by John Crandall

the ongoing sci-fi, action-adventure humor-hyphen-thingy

Containment Facility One is ancient, beautiful, and broken. Built eons ago in a parallel universe, the massive space station keeps the Destroyer—a genocidal and nearly omnipotent alien being—imprisoned. The Destroyer has already devoured all life in countless dimensions, and if he escapes, our universe is next. Unfortunately, the Containment Facility One crew is trapped too. That’s why they . . .

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A RAKE BY STARLIGHT

Waiting For More

By Jim Zoetewey, editor, author of The Legion of Nothing

Jul 2, 2016: I didn’t read the first book in this series (Pay Me, Bug!) until it was published as an ebook. I’m not sure why. This time around I’m reading every post as it appears and wishing Chris updated more quickly.

If you liked Pay Me, Bug!, everything that you liked is still there: the amoral smuggler captain, the crew (even the bug), the complex political situation created by the previous book, and still more that I can’t post without spoiling the surprise.

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SIMON OF SPACE

A series of Fortuitous Circumstances

By G.S. Williams, author of No Man An Island

Mar 29, 2010: Simon of Space is an engaging story. It has a strong narrative voice that draws you in and leads you along. The writer certainly has talent.

However, the story itself may not be the best display of that talent. It starts with one of the over-used cliches, the main character with amnesia. Other characters in the story even mock the narrator for his situation, which "only happens in the movies."

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