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Bargain with Angels
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Driven by his burning desire to see people living above ground again, Paul is relentless in his quest to find the old satellites he'd read about in his grandfather's old diary. However he gets a bit more than he bargained for when he comes face to face with the impossible and gets an offer he can't possible refuse. Or can he?
The Kill Room
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Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Bernard Jarvis is waiting to die. He and hundreds of others are standing in line as the government conducts a routine purge of its least valuable citizens. While awaiting his execution, Bernard meets an old friend with some radical ideas. He begins to think that maybe the state shouldn't have the right to determine when he dies.
After The Darkness: Episode Six
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Even in a world of never-ending winters and permanent darkness, fourteen-year-old Nadia Comani has everything she could ever want: power, privilege, a loving family and most importantly warmth. But when Nadia is branded as powerless and deviant, will she muster the strength to save herself and what remains of her family?
Only in the Night III: Betrayed
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Symposia Press books@symposiapress.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Blamed for her friend's assault, Emma struggles to do the right thing. Three people that she trusts with her life betray her. Two people that she loved dearly come between her and Ethan, and one person who she once thought innocent becomes her enemy. Everyone in life seems to be against her, including Ethan. They might be together, but not without a price… worth billions.
The Icarus Curse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Shiloh Reed carries the burden of mankind on her shoulders – literally. Having inherited her father’s notorious legacy in this dystopian world, Shiloh realises that she holds the only blueprints in existence that could potentially save the planet from the brink of extinction. Does she have the courage to execute this? Who should she place her trust in?
The Underground
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Price: Free! Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Sal has lived her entire life working in the Underground, in a place called the Nest. The first law of the Nest is no one leaves, ever. In the Nest, knowledge is power, and power is dangerous.
Augmented Reality
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations, Book 41. You set the price! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Augmented Reality is a horror short story inspired by the process of editing my novel Conspiracy: The Movie, the Novel. It's a little darker than more normal stories, but it was fun to write and has a near-future feel to it.
Gone World: Episode Four (No Shelter)
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Series: Gone World, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Narrowly escaping certain death, Brick and Tina straggle on, leaving a big mushroom cloud behind them where once a Russian base was. Tina, an inch away from death, lapses in and out of consciousness. Unable to help herself, she is at Brick’s mercy. Run, hide, and survive, in this wasteland of a world, where nothing is easy and surviving is the least of all.
The Well
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Series: The Well: Book1, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The Well: Book 1 In the year 2070 in a California valley, the earth appears barren and people have deserted the land to go east, all except David’s family. David, a teenager, has experienced everything imaginable, including eating insects and worms to mitigate his never ending hunger. With the disappearance of animals, vegetation, and clean water, the only well remaining in California is dry.
A Small Sky Through Broken Strands
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Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Some broken things can't be fixed. Marooned on a skyland that crashed to the sea, young Joha Mender is slowly starving to death. His food stores exhausted, he must face his greatest fear and brave the deep waters. But the sky-peoples harbor old superstitions about the sea for a reason, and as Joha enters this alien world, he discovers that myths often contain an element of truth.
Free Wi-Fi
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You set the price! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ted was a computer technician when he became concerned about the health implications of Wi-Fi. Researching the effects led him to the conclusion that not only was Wi-Fi radiation unsafe in the human environment but it also had more sinister uses. Ted sets out on a journey to escape the effects and expose the truth. (Some strong language.) Please review and donate to support the artist.
Terrifying Tomorrows
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five science fiction nightmares from the master of suspense C. C. Blake. These tales include lovers in peril, dystopias on the verge of collapse, gut-wrenching revenge, imminent apocalypse, and a heartbreaking view of tomorrow's youth.
New Chance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eric Malone, a twenty-five year old programmer, is the product of a world where fortunate children spend their first five years in the environmentally protected world of the Raising Center. But life in the outside world is a struggle for Eric. He wants to return to the simpler life of his childhood and he’s willing to do anything to get there.
An End
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Price: Free! Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The last survivors of the Community fight to live and die in authenticity and love while Others thrive: an account of an end of our species. An End, a short story, was first published by Mixer Publishing.
Fembot Wars - Prelude
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was always going to happen once the technology had developed enough - men would create female robots for their company and prefer them over women. Society reached a compromise, but neither side was happy, and neither side knew where it would take them all. There were some humans who wanted to be rid of all fembots, there were fembots who had a vision, a plan for a world free of humans.
Quarantine Summer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When a containment breach at a government lab outside of town releases a biological weapon, Hunter finds himself trapped inside a quarantine shield, the last adult left alive. Gangs of feral children prowl the streets, and Hunter must fight to protect the small family he's reluctantly adopted, but the engineered plague might claim him before he can complete the task.
Saint Thomas
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Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Earth is in ruin after a single invading alien using religion, manipulated the human population to his will. What the alien’s goal, how he arrived, even how his technology works is a complete mystery. One faction, desperate for answers, creates the only spy that could possibly get inside but at great cost.
Wasteland Angel (A World After Novella)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,240. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Wonder what happened to the little girl that Derek saved at the beginning of Wasteland Rules: Kill or Be Killed? Now she is all grown up and kicking butt thanks to his timely intervention. She now resides in the remains of Vegas and fights to stop the flow of illegal slaves into the Strip. This story takes place approximately six years after the original book.
Five Science Fiction Short Stories - Volume II
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,320. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Universe is an uncertain place. This collection of five science fiction short story explores a dystopian future in which humans may find more questions than answers. Some of the answers might be better off unlearned.
Experiment
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
James Hoo lives in a dystopian future controlled by corporate needs and governmental regulations. He's been engineered to be a brilliant researcher by the corporation that owns him. But as he discovers how different he is, he must find ways to hide his flaws from his sponsors or risk being terminated. His experiments are bearing unlikely fruit, but his are not the only experiments taking place.