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The Running Game
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You set the price! Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Whatever happens, they'll always be coming for you. Rachel had let her guard down and they had found her. She could run now, leave the city and try her luck beyond the borders, but with no money and a dark secret to hide her chances of survival are slim. But then she meets two brothers with a dangerous past and secrets of their own. Can they help her turn the game around?
Not The Droids
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
As Austin ages, society increasingly frowns on direct human interaction in favor of telepresence androids. When his unfashionably in-person wife dies and his family moves on, will he be alone forever?
A Criminal of the Near Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Franklin Sinclair. Arrested, imprisoned. In the clutches of the State, in the clutches of a counselor. A massif of a man, always probing, always one step ahead, always leaving him with small cryptic wooden boxes. What is it that lies underneath the machinery of the state? What is its purpose? How does it feed itself? And most importantly: what is it that rattles inside the final box?
The Ostraka Plays - Volume One - Unearth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(5.00 from 1 review)
A small archaeological team on a desolate alien planet stumbles into trouble when one of its members is found murdered. It is left to Special Operative Unwith to arrive and attempt to solve the deepening mystery. Time and the alien planet conspire to propel Unwith into a world unilke any he has encountered before.
Cavanaugh's Cure
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 1 review)
A madman has destroyed the human race, leaving only a remnant alive to glorify him for until the end of time. Cavanaugh's Cure is the story of a boy becoming a man in the society which grew out of that destruction.
The Moonlight Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a future owned by monsters, a tribe of peaceful humans is annihilated by violent warriors and the only survivor must find a way to take the world back.
Thrown Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Element 12 Ltd. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
No one knows how the world died. They only know that it happened centuries ago. Among the remnants of mankind - the people that live and die scavenging in the ruins - it is thought that the strangers who live behind the barrier, inside their protected city, may still hold that secret. But no one taken by the hunters from the city ever comes back.
The Children of the City
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Price: Free! Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
'The Children of the City' is a dark dystopian novel that gets under the skin of power, control, belief and identity. Perfect for fans of George Orwell and China Mieville, H.T. Zetter is thrilling and thought-provoking in equal measure as he seeks to answer the question: without our histories, who are we?
Under the Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,080. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Seventeen-year-old Andrina encourages her family to move to Legora after their home is demolished by meteors. But too many refugees have sought protection behind Legora's gates, and Andrina is chosen to appeal to the King of the New World for provisions.
Flower Beds
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Series: The Rise of the Totalitarians, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man's decision to water the flowers in his front yard leads to a deadly confrontation.
Eyr Apparent (Eyr, #2)
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Series: Eyr, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A deadly secret casts doubt on Eyr’s friendship with the empress. What is the true nature of the world and its scaly, colorful inhabitants? How long can the empress hide her intentions before the nations enter a needless war? And what secret could be worth risking a second apocalypse?
Time's Fool, and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Variations on a Theme. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
"Goodbye. Sometimes it seemed that life was nothing but a constant series of goodbyes. And how many more, how infinitely many more goodbyes would there be if he were immortal?" Travel with the Timedippers and the Immortals from the present to the far-distant future in this lyrical story arc that asks the price of life. Time's Fool, and Other Stories, by Grant Carrington
The First Unforgivable Thing
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Series: Internal Defense, Book 2.5. Price: Free! Words: 14,100. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
When a dissident working undercover as an interrogator is ordered to torture a confession from the only girl he’s ever loved, he chooses to defy both the totalitarian regime and the resistance by helping her escape—but she has an agenda of her own...
The Facebook Genocide
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Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Beaten and bloodied, a man wakes up in a cell. He doesn't know how he got there, or why someone would do this to him. His first visitor, the enigmatic Doctor Jolley, brings with him more questions than answers, and thus begins a disturbing game of cat and mouse. The prisoner has no idea of the rules of this game but he knows this: one wrong answer could cost him his life.
Blood Ties
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Frank Goodsen struggles to keep his wife and daughter alive in a dying world. Hidden away in the mountains, he carves a thin living out of a poisoned land. That is, until he encounters Hardeep Singh a microbiologist who turns his life upside down. But that’s nothing compared to what it will be like when he learns what is really destroying the Earth.
Adventure Club
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Hays is a very peaceful man in a very peaceful world. When he digs into the conflicted past, he discovers some very unsettling things about humanity...and he also discovers Anjelle, who will give him a closer look at the unsettling elements of humanity's past than he'd like. Adventure Club is a short story of about 1200 words.
The Violent Awakening
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the future, when the corruption of vampires becomes political, heroes are branded as terrorists in a war to restore the balance of power.
The Karens
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Karen's clones built a perfect world - and then they created Karsen... Can we overcome the prejudice between natural-born people and regenerated clones? "The Karens" is a satirical tale of gender politics, DNA cloning and the human condition.
The Lotus Eaters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
While protecting civilization from shapeshifters, a tribe must discover their true history to unite against an evolved race of dragons.
First Cause
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,020. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A week after a battery of worldwide explosions, journalist Adam Grey wakes up in the hospital. He pieces together the events leading to his injury, involving a woman named Angela. Confronted with the truth behind the attacks, they--along with the world at large--are forced to reconsider conventional assumptions about human nature and possibility.