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The Last Evolution S1 E2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This is the second episode of The Last Evolution. The artificial intelligence is starting to realize that humanity cannot be left to its own devices and recruits one human being for a purpose to be explained later.
He Who Was Living - A Dystopian Journey
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
I stare ahead in utter shock and disbelief. All I had thought I understood had changed in the blink of an eye. The world before me was completely unknown. It would take every last ounce of my strength - plus keen wits - to make it through this alive. He Who Was Living is the second book in the Ishtato Saga, after Into the Wasteland. This series follows one young woman's journey ...
In Heaven's Glorious Bosom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Uncle Arthur is about to be revived from his untimely death of some years since. Dog Merdo is about to challenge death at the same time. Death is the only place that the two socially different people could ever possibly meet in the equality of the soul of each human individual.
How Timmy Became the World’s First Bovine Chef
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
From his mother, through a bed time story, Timmy learns about the origins of bovine flesh which is the staple of human eating. His mother had tried basic ways of improving the flavour and texture from reading the recipes she’d found in a very old cookbook, but it is the adult Timmy who believes he can take bovine cuisine to a new level.
The Device
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
He was a lonely man, devastated by his wife's recent decision to leave him for another man. He was all alone on his rock, just him and the stars above - but then a funny thing happened and minutes later he was sitting next to the most amazing device to influence humankind. Stefan touched it, and soon he was leading humankind down a new path, to a new future in the stars.
Tudo O Que Se Passou
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Series: Armas Suaves, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
O que faz o fruto? Quem é que realmente veio de cima e porquê? Que conclusões poderemos retirar de tudo o que se passou?
The Porcelain Dolls.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ex cop Carlton Blake likes to drink. His detective agency has no clients. A mysterious woman pays him a visit and his life is turned upside down. Can he protect a young author from being killed by a hoodlum ?. Can he protect the future of robotic development ? Can Maggie save him from himself ? I call this 'Marlow meets I Robot' With acknowledgements to Isaac Asimov and Raymond Chandler.
All That Happened
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Series: Softweapons, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
What is the fruit’s effect? Who did really come from above and why? What conclusions can we take from all that happened?
Beyond the Beyond
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Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The boon allowed life to exist and when it ceased to function, illness, madness and darkness swept the village. Howitz set off to do what his grandfather had done, light the obelisk and restore the boon to working order. It was somewhere out there, in the forbidden, barren lands of the beyond.
The Galton Principle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Lewis Goddard has long supported the eugenics based government that rules the United States, so much so that he's a proud member of the Galton Youth, but when he suddenly finds himself classified as one of the "genetically inferior," Lewis suddenly finds himself questioning his beliefs...and on the run.
Cruel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two years previously, every child disappeared from Earth when the demon spirits called Cruels took over. Now Aveline must risk everything to try and save her family, but she is ultimately faced with the toughest question of all: how far is she willing to go for humanity, even if it means dying to see it restored?
Safe and Secure in Atropia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A couple recently moved into a master planned gated community, kept up to exacting standards by aerial surveillance, "helpful" bureaucrats, and of course the vigilant HOA. But having to worship a parking meter seems a little much. This farcical satire of suburbia illustrates that totalitarianism isn't always an iron-fisted dictatorship (yet), and it may be closer to home than one might think.
The Opium of the People
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Albert Jacobson is a man trapped in a nightmare society. The radical Christian Right has seized control of the American government, and Albert (a Jewish professor) now finds himself an outcast in his own nation...but he has no idea of the direction his life is about to take. This is the story that inspired the novel of the same name.
Crime & Punishment
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Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
For thousands of years society has imposed punishments for what they define as crime. Laws are the foundations of a stable civilization. What constitutes a crime? For the most heinous crimes, what's an appropriate punishment? In "Crime & Punishment", the lives of two individuals collide: The first, a devious criminal called Vargr, and the second, an ordinary man named Charles Wilson.
Mad Reality vs Aurelius
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Like Nietzsche’s Zarathustra, protagonist fictitious travels and endeavours serve as a metaphoric vehicle to present and illustrate philosophical ideas such as subjectivity of reality that people experience in their daily life, influence of religion on the world and its anatomy, psychology of the masses and of love, possibility and requisites of happiness. It consists of two narratives: one ...
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.
Harvest of Debts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Debt is a huge problem in the world, and as the gap between the "haves" and the "have nots" continues to grow, just how far will corporations and the rich go to make the poor pay off their debts...organ harvesting?
Literature Companion: Never Let Me Go
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 87 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 269. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Several questions began to be raised about cloning through the research which was directed at improving the health of common human beings. The story also explores the issues like childhood bullying and the role of sex in human relationships.
Aftermath: Yesterday, Episode 1
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Series: Aftermath. Price: Free! Words: 16,330. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Sixteen-year-old Anna Hart flees a deadly situation in a failing human colony on the planet Silva. Using her skills with an ancient weapon and her empathic ability, she struggles through danger and betrayal, searching for a place where love and hope can thrive. This Episode is the first of five in the novel Yesterday, the first book in the Aftermath Trilogy. The rest will be released as written.
The Sirens' Last Lament
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Mankind shows no mercy to those of the Black Sun Temple. For those cultists who warn those alien sirens are mankind's doom jeopardize the melodies those creatures share with humankind. But that zeal for justice blinds mankind's empathy, until the executioners attending to their duty upon Ganymede push too far and ruin any chance to some day sing alongside those incredible sirens mesmerizing man.