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Inferno
Price: Free! Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
An intriguing short Science Fiction story, about a dying man, written emotively, caring for his last wishes, to be released into space, to endure the experience of death and freedom entwined.
Feed My People
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A short dystopian story centering on the struggle to obtain and deliver food in the wake of severe climate change.
The Dopple-Bot Corporation
Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“I hesitate to say never, Cassy. We may change superficially and within strict limits. But few delusions frustrate us more than free will. We are all running programs. Fighting our genetic personality wiring brings about guilt, frustration, and anxiety. We are told to adapt, but in some cases, we must adapt, not to our environment, but to ourselves. To do that you must know yourself as well as...
Literature Help: The Man In the High Castle
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The book tells the story of the time fifteen years after an alternative end of the Second World War. Axis Powers, Imperial Japan and Nazi Germany, are victorious.
The Heart of Twistown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Tragic circumstances have resulted in the death of Mama Sheena, a loved and respected elder of Twistown. Dav and Sam, just returned and faced with this upsetting news, find themselves embroiled in an increasingly dangerous situation. A second death follows, and everything seems to be leading to a showdown between the people of Twistown and the Neon City Authority. But will either side back down?
The Age of Earth and Water
Price: Free! Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Centuries ago, the land was separated from the water with the enacting of the Land Relocation Compact. Now a young professor has discovered the treacherous path on which that decision has taken the human race. With war raging between Terra and Oceanus, Malitech, the world’s largest weapons manufacturer, has created a new machine that will wipe out the Oceanics for good.
Below the Surface
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Hundreds of years have passed since the human race moved underground. SusCom and the S.S. Congress have been lying to the people. The world above is no longer desolate. Samuel Aldare is the only one who knows their secret. He knows it, because for the past two years, he has been living on the surface.
Arg en de broek van God
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 14,430. Language: Dutch. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In de toekomst, maar ook weer niet zo heel verre toekomst, worden alle taken gedaan door een wereldwijde supercomputer: de Perfecte Uitvoering & Informatie Systematische Technologie, oftewel PUIST. Mensen hoeven niet meer te werken, maar kunnen zich volledig richten op de wetenschap, kunst en andere dingen die de mensheid verder brengen. Tenminste, dat was de theorie.
T.H.E.i.
Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Mark is happy . . . or at least he thinks so. Suzy is a living dream, but is this the thing that dreams are made of? Is it an illusion . . . but one that satisfies and haunts him at the same time? Or is it a reality formed by a nebulous entity, and locked firmly in his consciousness? Perhaps it for you, dear reader, to decide.
The Order of Things
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ida and her son is barely surviving in the Outskirts, small communities that exists outside the walls of the City. Every day the Outskirters searched the Citys dumping grounds for hidden treasures – food, clothing, electronics, anything that could be mended and somehow put to use. Every Ouskirter shared the same dream – to become a citizen of the City. But everything comes at a price.
Recombination
Price: Free! Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The story begins in a hospital bed with our hero stricken by amnesia. He feels well, and soon discovers that he truly is. Even more than well. His path takes him through a whirlwind of events ending in a surprise only he can understand. A story created as a possible template for a graphic novel or a movie.
The Corporation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It is 2039. The World has been dramatically altered. In the chaos following a mysterious illness, democracy has collapsed. Much of the world is controlled by "The Corporation" and a handful of families known as "the Entitled". Reviewers said of "The Corporation": "Abell's characters walk right off the page.... brilliant cryptic allusions to dangerous trends in our society hit the mark."
Lux Aeterna
Price: Free! Words: 340. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Immortal utopian civilization encounters new problems and survives against great odds
Longliner
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Joh's growing up on Xerbuc. A space expedition from Xerbuc made it to the larger of Xerbuc’s moons. On Varanna they found an abandoned, well preserved ship. The ship was built by what came to be called the Empire. The ship is a long distance voyager, called a Longliner, intended for interplanetary trade. There are star maps aboard and simple directions for the operation of the ship.
The Murdered Seer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The arrival of an intelligent being from elsewhere in the galaxy causes society to crumble and restructure itself in illogical, gruesome, and mystical ways, latching on to all the gods of humanity to make sense of their new world.
Owner and Machine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A dystopian future where the super-rich have opted for a completely virtual life, letting the rest of civilisation fall into ruin. In this environment, tribes of urban dwellers etch out an existence by looting the crumbling remnants of the wealthy, while they doze in their eternal, virtual sleep.
The Slavish Adherent
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Hector is a faithful man in a faithless world. A Slavish Adherent of the Twentieth Gradation, he works a dead end job in Reconciliations. Until the day he finds an error he was not meant to and begins an odyssey that will upend his life and everything he believes in.
Ready Reference Treatise: Childhood's End
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the arrival of the aliens, utopia begins on Earth and it continues for several decades. The Earth is indirectly ruled by the aliens. However, the utopia comes at the cost of human identity and culture.
Fire Eyes
Series: We, The Watched, short story tie-in · Short Stories by Adam Bender. Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
For years, underground street artist Ignatius has dodged surveillance cameras to spray-paint a dissident symbol: a dark visage with fiery eyes. Dissatisfied with his impact on the totalitarian country he calls home, Iggy sets his sights on tagging the most important government building in the nation. But will the soldiers of the Guard let him get away with it?
Dangerous Playthings
Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
It's been centuries since the Earth was struck by a comet known as Denizen. In the aftermath, an immortal named Merkinder has taken upon himself the task of teaching small groups of ragged children the arts of survival and civility in their new world. Willow LeBlanc is one of his apprentices - but as Merkinder is rapidly discovering, this wayward orphan may very well break his immortal heart.