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Escapement
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In celebration of my sixteenth birthday it is my duty as princess to sacrifice a slave to be initiated into the ruling council, solidifying my mother’s empire. When my own erratic powers surface I’m captured and tried for treason. Slaves hate me, my mother wants me executed, and my only chance of survival rests in the hands of a young man, Ryder Arteres, whose sister I sentenced to death.
Mr Smith and the Official
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mr Smith, an elderly hippy, is in the office of a S.A.A.W.A.D. official (Successful Aging As Well As Death) to discuss his help in curing aging. Mr Smith wants to die but the official insists Mr Smith has more of life that he can live provided he is willing to accept this opportunity. An ageist parfable by the author of Simon’s Armbands.
Reb Dexter's Last Concert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Science fiction Novella In a future where the right to life is interpreted as not letting anyone die, rock star Reb Dexter takes on the system.
Bargain with Angels
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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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?
Whisperworld
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014 by Erica Lindquist. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
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Sandstorms have ravaged the earth, and dark, mysterious Stormspheres protect the few remaining cities. While Gardeners tend the precious spheres, their Blackthumbs maintain the peace. All across the world, the Stormspheres are failing and the cities are falling. Blackthumbs Julia and Zach may have just discovered why. They can save Angel City – but first they have to save themselves.
Set Me Alight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Dread. Despair. Desperation. Disappointment. These are the only emotions Pete is familiar with. With no friends, no job, and no prospects for the future, Pete sets out west in search for a new beginning as a forest firefighter. It doesn't take long for Pete to learn that life out in the wilderness of Montana is tough, tougher than anything he's ever experienced.
Soulsnatcher
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,920. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by Blushing Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A mother struggles to protect her young son, who has the gift of healing in his touch.
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
(3.00 from 1 review)
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.
Only in the Night II: Double Jeopardy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,510. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Symposia Press books@symposiapress.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Emma finds out Julie, Ethan's lost love, still lives. She forces Ethan to go back to Julie out of pride. Ethan returns to his world, only to find that things have changed. Emma dates someone else on the rebound. But when a traveler from another world befriends Emma, her heart deceives her. She finds herself pulled to Ethan again in an intense battle for love.
Only in the Night I: The Virus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Symposia Press books@symposiapress.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Can she trust him? Emma wakes up to find herself abducted by Ethan, a mysterious, handsome stranger. Unwillingly pulled into a sinister corporate scheme, she must work with Ethan to unveil a deadly hidden secret. The game changes when she finds out that he not only possesses superhuman powers, but also controls her heart. Love seems normal until she learns the real reason behind his attraction.
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?
Sector W
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,290. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A frustrating love story inside a perpetual motion machine, beyond the end of the world. Zoran works tirelessly at his job in the factory. Everyone says that the factory is flying through space, headed for a paradise planet, but nobody has ever been outside. Zoran is an obsessive worker and a dedicated lover. What will happen when his love turns sour and his job turns out to be a sham?
The Underground
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Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
The Oasis of Filth - Part One
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Price: Free! Words: 29,940. Language: American English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
From its seemingly innocuous beginning, The Oasis of Filth is the chronicle of the outbreak of a mysterious disease that ravages mankind. The story is told by a doctor in suburban Maryland who is on the front lines of discovering the disease, but finds himself quickly overwhelmed by a world that collapses into paranoia, fear and loneliness.
Vengeance, book III of the Rising Trilogy
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Series: The Rising Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,070. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A heart never forgets true love. Peace comes to Calistead under Illyria’s reign. At Eamon’s side, there are many things to celebrate but peace is fleeting. Dreams of a man with piercing blue eyes haunt her. She feels certain that she knows him, or worse, that he knows her too. When an attack imprisons her, Illyria discovers a strength within to survive. Mercy is not an option. She needs vengeance
Immortal Syn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: American English. Published: April 28, 2014 by M. Frances Smith. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Thorne Templeton, whose family was murdered by members of a new, immortal syndicate, leads the offensive with his team of Regulators, unearthing leads from gritty streets to the Art Deco nightclubs of Tacoma, Washington, bringing his battle to an immortal entity willing to expend firepower and countless human lives to destroy the Regulators and deliver Thorne to hell.
Immortal Syn 2: Blood White Roses
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,450. Language: American English. Published: April 28, 2014 by M. Frances Smith. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Thorne Templeton and the Regulators find themselves fighting on the same side as ImmSyn, the powerful drug cartel running Manna Moths and stolen life energy, as they come under attack by an invisible enemy that will stop at nothing to destroy them both! Lives are lost and mysteries unravel as they rush toward the final, explosive showdown!
Augmented Reality
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Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations, Book 5. 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.