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Vote Techno Party
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Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 140,190. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
July 1999: Anti-capitalists worldwide aim to bring capitalism to its knees with a global street party, and its no accident that its soundtrack is techno. This is the story of Selena, one of millions in her generation who thought the world could be changed with a 4/4 beat and high ideals. But is she riding for a fall?
Vanished Flight 777: A Suspense Thriller and Thought Experiment Based on the True Disappearance of Flight 370 in March 2014
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Price: Free! Words: 58,570. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Clocktower Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
John T. Cullen, scholar and U.S. Army veteran, crafts a rousing thriller that's also a plausible thought experiment. He suggests the missing Flight 370 was hijacked by Islamic terrorists, is being weaponized, and will be used against a horrifying target to outdo 9/11. It's the anniversary of bin Laden's capture, and the terrorists like to use transport methods (eg, planes-MH370) for their crimes
Internet Party
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Price: $6.78 USD. Words: 108,150. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Everything changes overnight when Josh meets Maggie, a dynamic, ambitious and beautiful PR consultant who challenges him to join her in a quest that will transform him forever. As Josh’s political ambitions go from strength to strength, his family life is under threat in ways he could never have imagined.
Who Owns All The Oranges?
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Series: Who Owns All The Oranges?, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set in 2030, a journalist tries to explain to his 17-year-old daughter how Britain has ended up being ruled by politicians reluctant to give up their self-anointed positions of power. The media is controlled, opponents disappear and private security firms carry out the brutal needs of the government while the majority of the population struggle to survive.
Majority Rules
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2014 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Majority Rules is a story of conspiracy that moves through the halls of Congress with an insider’s view of currently relevant political history. It’s told through the eyes of unforgettable characters: a crooked lawmaker to his innocent congressional aides-turned-sleuths, to deadly trafficking on the border. The author’s experience in Congress unveils Washington’s inept majority/minority mindset.
Virtual Conflict
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,590. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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Cyber attacks are the most important weapon against national security. They can incite international conflict, disable weapons systems, cripple an economy. When a small group of highly-skilled Chinese hackers attacks US corporations, it inflames tensions between the East and the West.
Liberty Rises
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It's a dark time in a future America. There is diminished freedom, little opportunity and even less hope. One of America's most successful patriots seeks to reverse America's fortunes through the discovery of the ages. Instead, he along with his family and friends accomplish something greater. They find a way to keep the beacon of liberty alive for the entire world.
Gulliver Station: Hard Choices
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Series: Gulliver Station, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,230. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the title novel, Jolene Harris enjoys her first leave by herself since she joined the Space Forces but while she waits for her new ship, the freighter, The Adirondack, things go horribly wrong. Will she live to reach her new ship?
Bones in the Wash: Politics is Tough. Family is Tougher.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,750. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set during the 2008 presidential campaign in New Mexico, Bones in the Wash is one-part political thriller, one part family soap, and one part murder mystery. Ambitious Albuquerque Mayor Tomas Zamara, charged with delivering the state’s five electoral votes for John McCain, grapples with a fierce opponent, a volatile new woman, and a demanding family. Oh, and he’s a suspect in his wife’s murder.
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.
A Shade of Difference
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 306,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The sequel to the Pulitzer Prize winning bestseller Advise and Consent. From Allen Drury, the 20th Century grand master of political fiction, a novel of the United Nations and the racial friction that could spark a worldwide powderkeg. International tensions rise as ambassadors and politicians scheme, using the independence of a small African nation as the focal point for hidden agendas.
A Walk In The Sun
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Price: Free! Words: 12,160. Language: American English. Published: April 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When a routine fire inspection halts Polly’s plans to build a dream house in Marin County, California, she takes on the machine of County government to get things changed. How far will she go and what consequences will the system extract from her in the process?
The Honey War
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Series: Maple Leaves, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,170. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lydia is at it again, this time responding to the threat of interplanetary war and the collapse of humanity's federal government. With 28 million souls on Lydia's boat, and 30 billion lives on the line, this is it, the finale, if she can survive newborn Artificial Sentience, interstellar space, globalized exo-life, and time travel (!?). Aren't honeymoons supposed to be fun?
Altered States
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Series: Maple Leaves, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,210. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A year after Lydia's trip to The Moon, the piano wire is ready to snap. Her political status is a balance beam over a bed of spikes. Her rising popularity in the Canadian Corporate Conglomerate is a powder keg with a lit fuse. When Lydia is forced to decide between the stability of nations and the love of her life...Wait, what? What kind of choice is that?
Drinking Songs From Earth
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Series: Maple Leaves, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 92,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
January 4126 - Lowtown girl, Lydia Stamos, sings for her bar tab and eats out of a soup kitchen, but after years in Vancouver's social welfare system, she's earned a one-way trip to Exodus-Class Star Station Anatali. Boyfriends, girlfriends, drugs, and robots, there's a lot of baggage she can't seem to leave behind. The singing, she can handle. Here's hoping for no more surprises.
The iCandidate
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Series: The Michael Bennit Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,310. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
All Michael Bennit wants to do is be the best high school teacher he can be. However, when he loses a bet to his class of history students, he becomes a candidate running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. The iCandidate follows the plight of four people caught in the firestorm of mass media, social media, and dirty politics.
The iCongressman
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Series: The Michael Bennit Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,090. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The sequel to The iCandidate, The iCongressman follows the plight of four people caught in the conflagration of political maneuvering and hidden agendas. Will the political class be successful in maintaining the status quo, or will Michael Bennit and his staff of former students be able to again leverage the influence of social media to force a seismic change to the nature of U.S. Congress?
Granite Republic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A story told through news clippings, video transcripts, leaked documents, and gripping first hand accounts, Granite Republic details the explosive stand of one small state against a tyrannical national government.
Finding Jupiter
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Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,730. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Finding Jupiter is about the dichotomy between an everyday person just trying to make it through a societal collapse and the governmental elite who wish to never let a crisis go to waste. This is a story of conspiracy, politics, bad choices, love, and hope.
Running for the Guv
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Price: Free! Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Blake Guv is a starving young attorney fresh out of law school, desperately trying to get new clients. In a mad gamble to obtain some publicity he foolishly enters the race for Governor of his state as an independent candidate. But when a series of unexpected events shove him to the front of the race, Blake is appalled at the prospect he just might win--since he hates politics with a passion!