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Someone Else's Life
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Price: Free! Words: 129,350. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
What if a woman would go to any lengths to experience the world of motherhood? Suella Worthy, a rich baseball pitcher's wife cannot conceive a child of her own or carry one to term. Through a series of events linked with her husband Nathan's own infidelity and a mysterious organization called Lifewind, Suella receives a daughter of her very own. But should some things just never be?
Razing Pel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Oce, an ancient alien species that cling onto a planet and suck the life from it. Now, the Oce have moved to planet Pel, where a young humanoid boy known as Kaj lives. As the only protectors of their planet, the Galactic Soldiers, retreat, they announce and select a few humanoids, including Kaj to join them. But trouble comes when the shuttle crashes, leaving Kaj stranded.
Turnabout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It's complicated. A short story of the future of relationships.
For the Long Term
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Suppose the government were to impose a word tax on all communications. Through her blog posts, Jessie Maxwell shows what could happen when what you can say depends on what you can pay. This story is both a celebration of language and a cautionary tale. If you enjoy languages, if you want to learn more about how languages work, or if you delight in learning new words, then this story is for you.
Nero's Fiddle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 185,910. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When the United States is crippled by an Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) attack, Captain Beverly Mossberg must get to Washington, DC to assassinate a terrorist before he strikes again.
Preparation 162: Giving You Back The Time You Never Had...
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Series: The Solace Pill Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Three years after The Fall, the world is crumbling, ruled by the ruthless Body Integrals. Those who took Anders’ batch of Solace Pills are now Runners, lost in the depths of Solace. Ceres and George work to find a cure. Hunted by the Body Integrals, avoiding the Runners, and forced to reset their memories weekly, Ceres and George must develop Preparation 162 before all is lost.
Solace End: The next fifteen minutes will last forever...
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Series: The Solace Pill Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
2249: life is bullet-paced, over-populated, and stressed. Fortunately, Solace Inc has produced a pill that compresses five hours of bliss into fifteen minutes. Today is the annual Solace Festival, and the world plunges into the silky depths of Solace – a delicious place of connection and pleasure. But Anders has modified this batch of Solace Pills, and the next fifteen minutes will last forever.
The Solace Pill (Omnibus Edition)
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Series: The Solace Pill Trilogy, Omnibus. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the advent of 3D printers capable of scanning and printing humans, life on Earth becomes overpopulated, bullet-paced, and stressed. Thankfully, Solace Inc has the solution: a pill which slows the user’s perception of time, and blots out the interminable busy-ness of the world. But Anders has modified the latest batch of Solace Pills. And this modification is going to change everything...
Sherdan's Country
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Series: Sherdan, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,560. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Red Feather Writing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Book 3 in The Sherdan series follows Sherdan and Anya as they fight to get their country back, but even their normal allies are wary of getting involved in this battle. With Sherdan wanted dead by more than one government, can Anya keep him alive long enough? And even if she does, will the cost be worth it? Sherdan's Country continues the roller-coaster ride begun in Sherdan's Prophecy.
Newlander - Arrivals
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Finding out his identity is only his first barrier, but when an unknown man finds himself trapped on an island of control, a whole other set of problems find him. The future and the past seem to be indistinguishable from one another on The Island of Stability, and his everyday life is set on a course he has no control over, a course that if he goes against it, could lead to fatal results...
Pariah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Young Henry was perfect: perfectly average, perfectly normal. Why did he need to be categorized in school? His parents find themselves on the wrong side of the law as they fight to help Henry fit in at school in this dystopian short story where large scale individualized education misfires for the minority who are merely average.
Solace Inc: Giving You the Time You'll Never Have...
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Series: The Solace Pill Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,490. Language: American English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the advent of 3D printers capable of scanning and printing humans, life on Earth becomes overpopulated, bullet-paced, and stressed. Thankfully, Solace Inc has the solution: a pill which slows the user’s perception of time, and blots out the interminable busy-ness of the world. But Anders has modified the latest batch of Solace Pills. And this modification is going to change everything...
We the Hunters
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Series: Hunting Freedom, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
She used to be a prodigy. Now she is a hunter. Bexx returns to the rebel camp after thirty days of solitude. But just as everything seems to be good again, her life comes crashing down. Both her past and present try to get her, turning her from hunter into hunted. Loyalties will be tested, friendships will be broken and the line between life and death will turn paper thin.
Namuh Visits Earth
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Series: The Chicagoua Cafe. Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After a survey ship discovers humans are eating their cousins, the interplanetary council sends the creator's son to Earth. He finds humanity has veered from the plan his father had created and rectifies the situation by restoring the intelligence cows once had so the world will change.
The Mysterious Case of Betty Blue
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Betty Blue is a personal companion to Olympia Cartier and worth an estimated $3.8 million. She's also a robot. Betty Blue opens the front door one evening and simply walks away. Why would she do such a thing? Is it a malfunction, or did something else happen? She's like a daughter to Olympia and her industrialist husband Doyle. Olympia is worried about Betty, lost and alone in America, 2030 A.D.
Literature Companion: The Giver
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Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Giver encourages Jonas and consequently Jonas begins to explore several such aspects of human nature which the other members of the society have never faced.
Zero Hour
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,770. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Being thousands of miles from home is always a daunting prospect, but at the apocalypse it’s astronomically unthinkable. Jack Lee was just outside L.A. when the most devastating war the world has ever seen began. Jack survived the attack, but he was on the other side of the country from his wife and son. To get back to his family he has to survive, but he doesn’t yet know the dangers ahead.
The Mayonnaise Murders Part 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The saga continues as a crew of angry mutant chickens collaborate with the critters from Planet 10 and a group of ambitious drug dealers in Denver to inflict the alien drug MayoMadd upon a planet of unsuspecting humans as revenge on behalf of the human/chicken hybrids for an experiment that went horribly wrong. This is science fiction/fantasy/detective mystery with a lot of humor thrown in.
The Mayonnaise Murders Part 1
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 94,110. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
On Planet 10, pork is fine but mayonnaise is illegal. Used as an essential ingredient in the highly addictive drug MayoMadd, mayonnaise has long been banned for the safety of the colonies which has been free of the MayoMadd craze for years. So then where did the mayonnaise come from? And who has enough pull to get it delivered to Planet 10?
Beacon - Part VIII
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Series: Beacon Saga Serial, VIII. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Part VIII—and the end—of the BEACON SAGA SERIAL. Out of time and out of options, a desperate alliance will risk everything to stop an interstellar war. Secrets long-hidden will be revealed, great powers will hurl their might upon each other, and a force greater than anything the universe has ever seen will be unleashed. Remember to begin at Part I if you've never tried the Saga.