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Unrest
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A young woman, trapped in a totalitarian society, plans to escape, with the help of friends and other willing participants. It's the fight for freedom. Will they succeed?
Hidden Knowledge Satellite
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: Australian English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It's 10 000 AD, the age of nanobots, surface programmable triads able to make anything, including domes, homes for billions in the sprawling space metropolis called Satellite. Resident rookie reporter Magnus Mawning seeks justice for the deaths of his friend’s parents, but disturbs a powerful criminal elite who control the nanobots. Magnus must outwit them to protect his friends, and Satellite.
Akrasia
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Price: Free! Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A robot endlessly navigating a snowy wilderness in search of people who aren't there. Two lovers trying to feel good about not having children. A girl and her siblings listening to their grandmother's old stories during a storm. An artist responding to questions about his comeback after a coma. A futuristic train circumnavigating the globe, hiding from the sun. AKRASIA is a longform poetic work.
Tomorrow, Today, Yesterday (2060)
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Series: Still Light, Canto II, Act 2. You set the price! Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Today is the graduation of a class unmatched in history, made up of augmented trans and post humans. Amongst their utopian dreams, one child sees the darkness looming above them all. Also, a floating city, living drones, an inscription on a park bench, and squid.
Pennsylvania
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Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pennsylvania is a short story, 16,500 words (about forty five pages,) and it is the first in the Pennsylvania series. Jedidiah Troyer is now a traveler. He has signed up for an emigration program that is colonizing the planet of New Pennsylvania. He just wants to start a farm and homestead on affordable land in a new Amish community. Space pioneering isn't as easy as it sounds when you're "plain.
Meltdown (Extinction #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A Tale of The Apocalypse in 3 Parts 5 very different people are on a survival course on an uninhabited island near Bali. It starts when Jane gets sick and need evacuation. But some thing is very wrong on the mainland. They don't know the meltdown is coming.
Tales From The Underground: 3 The Dirgible
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Series: Tales From The Underground, Serial 3. Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Thinking they are safe, Rachael and the dirigible crew land to make repairs. This is the third installment.
Bibliomania
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: American English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a dystopian world where paper books are outlawed, a group of paper-book treasure hunters stumbles upon the find of a lifetime.
The Moonlight Child
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In a future owned by monsters, a tribe of peaceful humans is annihilated by violent warriors and the only survivor must find a way to take the world back.
The Lotus Eaters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
While protecting civilization from shapeshifters, a tribe must discover their true history to unite against an evolved race of dragons.
Dynasty Zero
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Price: Free! Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
After a brilliant scientist takes genetic engineering to the ultimate level, a wetwork team of revolutionaries are called to bring justice to his immoral creations.
Death of Angels
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Price: Free! Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the future, when government-funded hunters of vampires find themselves in the middle of a blood feud between shapeshifters, their fate relies on the monk of a dying religion.
Mr Smith and the Official
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. 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?
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.
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.