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The Age of Earth and Water by Michael Corso
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Centuries ago, the land was separated from the water with the enacting of the Land Relocation Compact. Now a young professor has discovered the treacherous path on which that decision has taken the human race. With war raging between Terra and Oceanus, Malitech, the world’s largest weapons manufacturer, has created a new machine that will wipe out the Oceanics for good.
Below the Surface by Michael Corso
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Hundreds of years have passed since the human race moved underground. SusCom and the S.S. Congress have been lying to the people. The world above is no longer desolate. Samuel Aldare is the only one who knows their secret. He knows it, because for the past two years, he has been living on the surface.
Arg en de broek van God by Jeroen van Mastbergen
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 14,440. Language: Dutch. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In de toekomst, maar ook weer niet zo heel verre toekomst, hebben Dr. Kazuma Herrschneider en zijn team een supercomputer uitgevonden die alle vervelende klusjes kan overnemen. Nooit hoeft er iemand meer schoon te maken, of bonen te oogsten, of paperassen te stempelen! Maar wat heeft dat voor gevolgen voor de gewone mens?
The Touch Comes Second by Adam Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.00 from 1 review)
A genetic mutation imparts ever-lasting life to James, but also leaves him thousands of years removed from his family in a world where humans have evolved past emotions and touch. Desperate to regain what he lost, James travels back in time to reunite with his dead wife and to sire the son they never had. Will he find what he's looking for?
T.H.E.i. by Karl Tutt
Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Mark is happy . . . or at least he thinks so. Suzy is a living dream, but is this the thing that dreams are made of? Is it an illusion . . . but one that satisfies and haunts him at the same time? Or is it a reality formed by a nebulous entity, and locked firmly in his consciousness? Perhaps it for you, dear reader, to decide.
The Order of Things by Lupina Ojala
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ida and her son is barely surviving in the Outskirts, small communities that exists outside the walls of the City. Every day the Outskirters searched the Citys dumping grounds for hidden treasures – food, clothing, electronics, anything that could be mended and somehow put to use. Every Ouskirter shared the same dream – to become a citizen of the City. But everything comes at a price.
Recombination by Radoslav Chugaly
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The story begins in a hospital bed with our hero stricken by amnesia. He feels well, and soon discovers that he truly is. Even more than well. His path takes him through a whirlwind of events ending in a surprise only he can understand. A story created as a possible template for a graphic novel or a movie.
The Corporation by Dr. Bob Abell
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It is 2039. The World has been dramatically altered. In the chaos following a mysterious illness, democracy has collapsed. Much of the world is controlled by "The Corporation" and a handful of families known as "the Entitled". Reviewers said of "The Corporation": "Abell's characters walk right off the page.... brilliant cryptic allusions to dangerous trends in our society hit the mark."
Project 74: An Unaccepted Short Story by Aubrey Hansen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(4.00 from 1 review)
When Ephesus, a talented young scientist, is personally summoned to Mars to work for a prestigious governor, he thinks he may have found his ticket to freedom. But when the project becomes progressively more sinister—and Dr. Nic refuses to answer questions—Ephesus begins to wonder if the offer is too good to be true.
Throwdown Reaper Part Four by zoewarner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016 by firespiritpub. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Part Four in the reaper serial. I don't know what will happen, but I know I'm ready for a fight.
Longliner by R. Richard
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Joh's growing up on Xerbuc. A space expedition from Xerbuc made it to the larger of Xerbuc’s moons. On Varanna they found an abandoned, well preserved ship. The ship was built by what came to be called the Empire. The ship is a long distance voyager, called a Longliner, intended for interplanetary trade. There are star maps aboard and simple directions for the operation of the ship.
Yo Red by Roo I MacLeod
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the mean streets of Ostere a girl needs to be careful. When her uncle threatens to take advantage, a convict, himself a stalker, becomes her hero.
The Murdered Seer by Paul Stephanus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The arrival of an intelligent being from elsewhere in the galaxy causes society to crumble and restructure itself in illogical, gruesome, and mystical ways, latching on to all the gods of humanity to make sense of their new world.
Owner and Machine by Paul Stephanus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A dystopian future where the super-rich have opted for a completely virtual life, letting the rest of civilisation fall into ruin. In this environment, tribes of urban dwellers etch out an existence by looting the crumbling remnants of the wealthy, while they doze in their eternal, virtual sleep.
The Slavish Adherent by Clint Westgard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Hector is a faithful man in a faithless world. A Slavish Adherent of the Twentieth Gradation, he works a dead end job in Reconciliations. Until the day he finds an error he was not meant to and begins an odyssey that will upend his life and everything he believes in.
Overzone by George Rivers Bridger
Series: Overzone. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,340. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
From an uncertain origin comes a boy without memories, finding himself in a land without either past, nor future. But simply an ongoing, perpetual, present... Searching for his mysterious origins and hunted by the agents of an undisclosed government department, the boy meets a girl whose past is not unlike his own and who, together with him, may well discover the answers that they seek...
Ready Reference Treatise: Childhood's End by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the arrival of the aliens, utopia begins on Earth and it continues for several decades. The Earth is indirectly ruled by the aliens. However, the utopia comes at the cost of human identity and culture.
Fire Eyes by Adam Bender
Series: We, The Watched, short story tie-in. Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
For years, underground street artist Ignatius has dodged surveillance cameras to spray-paint a dissident symbol: a dark visage with fiery eyes. Dissatisfied with his impact on the totalitarian country he calls home, Iggy sets his sights on tagging the most important government building in the nation. But will the soldiers of the Guard let him get away with it?
The Elegant Solution by Harrison Chase
Price: Free! Words: 4,990. Language: British English. Published: February 10, 2016. Categories: Essay » Technology, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A guide to the end of the world and our possible solutions to avoid extinction as seen in classic Science Fiction