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Automaton
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Price: Free! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A machine, a traveler, with so much time, far away from home. He has some pictures and some sheets of paper, his personal belongings, his treasure. Why not take a peek at his treasure, be my guess. I think he is broken in some way, can you see this too? Can you figure out what he does all day long? So quiet, so dark, this is universe. How scare it is. The universe challenges life.
Avatar Gods
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Series: Avatar Gods, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 1 review)
A challenging short story about the future migration of humans to a virtual world,and their struggle against the US government.These lovers of freedom, who are living in their own Utopia,a space based virtual world,rally behind the stunningly beautiful Afroditee and her Temple of the Avatar Gods as they declare war on the US and change human history forever.Bright - fast - imaginative - emotional.
Lag
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
She only had half an hour for lunch,and it was bitterly cold outside.Forgetting the risks,she walked briskly down to the 54th street intersection but half way across she was hit by lag,and stopped dead in her tracks like all those around her.Even though she loved her government, the lag annoyed her,surely they could fix it.A fast paced short story about a future world, with an unexpected ending.
Necessary Sacrifices
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Series: Internal Defense, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Becca Dalcourt knows double agents for the resistance never last long. All she wants is a chance to do something meaningful with what little time she has left. So when she discovers a secret government program to brainwash dissidents into loyal citizens, she resolves to shut it down—no matter what lines she has to cross, and whom she has to betray...
The Librarian and the Return of the Nightingale
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
The librarian's dead. It looks like the murderer is a space traveler who's accidently returned to the moon after 60,000 years. Saskia's been training to be the new librarian, but she was never trained for this. A science fiction novelette from the author of The Wreck of the Emerald Sky.
The Belongers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Louanne's popular cousin invites her to ring in the new year/decade/century 2100. But her first-ever New Year's party is a disappointment, and Louanne is fed up. She's tried so hard all her life to make friends, and nothing works. What is she lacking? Charm? Self-confidence? The answer turns out to be much simpler, as she uncovers a conspiracy from a tumultuous period of history: the Green Wars.
After The Darkness: Episode Five
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Dark Tales Great Lives, LLC. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(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 her family's refusal to compromise their values changes everything.
Dark Coup
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In Dark Coup, the third and final book in the Dark Grid trilogy, spring finds the residents of Promised Land and Redemption hard at the work of survival and recovery. However, looming dangers to life and liberty remain—and not all of them come from outside of the community.
Night Driving
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Series: The Rise of the Totalitarians, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Lester Baines, a man whose business is security, is on his way home after the night shift. He has no reason to expect anything other than an easy ride. But a malfunctioning computer aboard his vehicle is about to make things complicated...
Green (The Dragon of Unison Book 3)
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Series: Dragon of Unison, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,360. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Erann and Sereh are reunited on the windswept Vatna Jokull but there are more hardships awaiting the small group of friends and grudging acquaintances. Traps laid half a millennia ago are about to ensnare them in yet another mystery and this time, the Librarian is a victim too and they must seek answers without his aid.
Cheshire
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Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 1 review)
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The Dreamcrown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
How would you feel if you lived in two separate realities connected only by the fragile bonds of half-remembered dreams? Each day you spend with your wonderful spouse and promising career is matched by one you spend in a gray, utopian world where your every need is met, but you can never, ever be a thinking, creative individual. How would you maintain your sanity and at what cost?
Watching You
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chilling story of government surveillance. We have the ability and some say the obligation to know everything about everyone. Can privacy survive? Can the individual endure? Harold is a second-class citizen and a cog in a government surveillance system charged with reviewing “criminal activity.” He has private thoughts about a woman he’s forbidden from approaching, and he will not be deterred.
Rebels Divided
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Series: Rebel. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,550. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Rebels Divided was written as a standalone dystopian action story. It is also part of the Rebels series, three years later. The first time Geo sees Annabelle, they meet as enemies and she doesn’t kill him. That’s worth something. Hunted by military on both sides, they struggle to overcome mutual distrust in order to work together to rescue her sister and gain justice for the murder of his father.
The Rebel Within
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Series: Rebel, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
First book in Rebel series. After another U.S. civil war, Annabelle (16) lives in a world where men are exiled, quarantined or forced to fight to the death to train the military elite. Encountering a male escapee, the only safe course for her as a cop intern is to turn him in. Instead, she risks everything to spare the boy from his fate, even as she is forced into this elite military.
Hidden Changes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
For two months, Lacey DeWitt has been stuck in the Casino. After being on the run for assaulting a boot, she was captured and has been relegated to the boogeyland of dystopian America. But if it's so bad, then why is everyone happy to be there? With a new group of friends Lacey strives to find the answer, but unearths only more questions and surprisingly, a new attitude.
A Nation of Addicts
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Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: British English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A warming climate has brought disease and anarchy. Protected by the sea, Britain maintains order, but daily medication needs have left the pharmaceutical companies in charge. Emma works for them, but when they refuse to treat her mum she turns to those who fight them. When word of a possible cure reaches them, they ask Emma to steal it. If she's caught, she's dead, but her mum needs help.
Avenging Angels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 211,620. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Humanity, tired of wars and plagues, created the archangels to advise them as they tried to bring world peace. The national governments saw in the archangels the opportunity to advance themselves at the expense of other nations. No-one foresaw the archangels would have minds of their own. Who now has the will, the power, to stop this? A small band of people who have the will. This is their story.
A Thing as Good As Sunshine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by ArtChi's Voice. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Life on a mining colony asteroid is a bleak thing, according to Honey Girl's Mama, unless you have "a thing as good as sunshine" to live for. Because Honey Girl grew up inside the belly of an asteroid, Perseus Two, she has never understood how a good dose of sunshine can make you feel all warm and happy and full of life, until she meets Sheng Tian. Then life gets interesting...
Alive
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the world ends, what do you do when you realize you are still alive? In a world devastated by natural disaster, only the most stubborn refuse to give up. When Ed Walker learns that others have been preparing for the disaster for years, he realize finding them may be his only shot at survival. But time is running out... Alive can be read as a companion novella to Exodus or as a stand alone