Books tagged: future government

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The Flickering Singularity and Three Days that will Define the Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,720. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the year 2077, America is a dreary, stagnant place. In the White House, the question of the day is "How can we return the United States to its former greatness?" To do so, the nation's new President enlists the help of the Seer. The Seer is the singularity. He changes everything, not once, but twice, exposing a truth so profound that all mankind must reconsider the very meaning of existence.
Meet Me on the Other Side
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » New age philosophy
The earth, human society, and our spirits are demanding change. Meet Me on the Other Side is about the world on the other side of that change. In quick, clear prose, the book shines a brilliant light on specific elements of contemporary life and shows how a change of focus could help to create a world after the change that serves each of us better and moves us closer to the promise of humanity.
The Tranquillity Project
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 126,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The price of peace is high in the post-war British zone of 2042. The female government, led by Verity Wood, blames male aggression for the devastating Final War, which has resulted in a shrunken world divided between secular West and clerical East. In the British Zone, women are in control and men are marginalized. Tyranny is difficult to maintain, even if it is clothed in a velvet glove.
Far-called
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,220. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
As many cool ideas per page as possible. Indiana Jones on Mars! This book is half science and half fiction. It describes what life might be like in the 35th Century.
Marines
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,890. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
In the 23rd Century, assault troops go into battle wearing AI-assisted, nuclear-powered armor, but it is still men and blood that win battles. Erik Cain and his comrades fight an increasingly desperate war as Earth's Superpowers struggle to control the resources of the frontier. But even as he rises in rank, Erik begins to wonder - who is the real enemy?
Vices
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Price: Free! Words: 80,000. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In a dismal future, the world's governments have exterminated most of the population. Aidan is one of the few left, who was not spared on purpose, but escaped before the End. She finds herself in a trap set by the government and then sent to a prison for the excess of society. She must find a way to break out before she's murdered like her family and friends before her. Time is ticking.
Modus Operandi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,480. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
One day, the entire world changes. Just about everything else stays the same. Harvard Wilcox is just barely old enough to remember when The Blackout happened. However, at this moment he doesn't remember anything at all.
The Facebook Genocide
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Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Beaten and bloodied, a man wakes up in a cell. He doesn't know how he got there, or why someone would do this to him. His first visitor, the enigmatic Doctor Jolley, brings with him more questions than answers, and thus begins a disturbing game of cat and mouse. The prisoner has no idea of the rules of this game but he knows this: one wrong answer could cost him his life.
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.