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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.
Socrates and the Sentinel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2048 AD. The Iona Corporation has ended the Global Energy Crisis thanks to their revolutionary Flux Cell. It not only made them the richest private entity on the planet but it allowed them to annex the city of Sydney and declare it the sovereign nation of Iona. In addition to the Ruling Council, they created the Sentinels - an elite crime fighting unit tasked with oversight over Iona.
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.
Short Frictions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Robots, aliens, vampires and evil corporations (wait, we already said vampires, didn’t we) will thrill you in this collection of short stories.
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.
Venus Crossing
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,620. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Around the year 2025, when no American citizen pays taxes any more, and neither the government nor the scientific establishment has any money, people are still eager to reach other planets. It takes an evolved tomcat, a roving beauty, an ex-President, and dreamers who have overcome harsh prejudices, to stumble their way to the peak that beckons them. In new biospheres, the heart remains eternal.
Haline
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
HALINE is a stark look at a post-climate change future, a world licking its wounds after decades of war and famine in which resources are scarce and government tyrannical. It is the answer to the troubling and timely question: What if we do nothing? PRAISE: "A mesmerizing story"..."Incredibly engaging and a total page turner"..."One of the most original and enjoyable books I've read."
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 ยท 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.
A Perfect Match
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by Hartwood Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A world short of water needs a plan. Commander Varon has all the ideas, but instead of listening his government, gift him a bride. Can he save his world and find harmony with his perfect match?
Sector 27: Assignment
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Price: Free! Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The year is 2067. Caleb resides within Sector 27, one of the many labor compounds scattering North America. Each day perpetually flows from one to another, while he does his best to survive his dismal situation. However, he will soon find that there is much more to his seemingly meaningless existence than he could have ever imagined. Sector 27: Assignment.
The Timekeepers' War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,920. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Necro Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ghost can find anyone, for the right price—anyone, except her sister. Lynch is one of the most feared figures in the City. He needs Ghost's help to infiltrate, and destroy, the oppressive Ursaar Empire. But Lynch's plan means war. If Ghost agrees, she must delve deep into the heart, and darkness, of the City and its truths—and her own. Lynch will change all she thought she knew about their world.
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.
Destiny's Dark Paranormal Fantasy Boxed Set (Three Book Bundle)
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Price: Free! Words: 279,290. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A three full-length Dark sampler From NEW YORK TIMES & USA TODAY bestselling author, Tamara Rose Blodgett _______ 3 full-length novels Over 135+ 5-star reviews across all three titles!
Monopol City - Empire of Time
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Series: Empire of Time. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,200. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
West Gotha citizen Tedda committed a terrible crime she can't remember. Her memories of the crime, and the love affair that led to it, were wiped. Did she have an affair with the handsome East Gotha spy, Captain Alton Hedrock, her nation’s top enemy? On the run for her life, the world is at stake. Compare virtual reality stories The Matrix, 13th Floor, Inception, John Argo's This Shoal of Space.