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The Honey War
By A.C. Edwards
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
By A.C. Edwards
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
By A.C. Edwards
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
By Mikael Carlson
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 » Thriller and Suspense
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. Lives will be changed and the political landscape of the
The iCongressman
By Mikael Carlson
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?
Rising: Awakening
By A.A Maspes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Sick of her life, Amanda looks for a way out of her misery. Only change, only rebirth can be the solution. She aims to not only stand at the top. But burn it all down. Rebirth can only come through death.
Granite Republic
By J.P. Medved
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
By Cole J. Freeman
Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,470. 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
By Silas Flint
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!
Ghost Flight
By Eero Tarik
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It was just like any other flight, on any other day - except it vanished into thin air, and all the 21st centuries technologies could not find it for many days. A short piece of 'live fiction' that speculates on where the Ghost Flight might be.
Chronicle 2021
By Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this eighth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, an avoidable disaster sets Andrew Woodmaker at odds with those around him. In 2021, scenes of destruction from the other side of the world destroy the soul of a nation, but theirs isn’t the only country to face disaster.
Prisoner of Afrika
By Mike Effa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Phantom House Books NGR. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A disheartening tale of Dike, a young promising African child, who grows into maturity only to find life as not the fairy tale he expects it to be. In a fictional society, synchronous to modern systematic Nigeria,
Το φάντασμα της ελληνικής κατάρρευσης
By Alkis Leandros
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,910. Language: Greek. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Τρία φαντάσματα επισκέπτονται, παραμονή πρωτοχρονιάς, τον μελλοντικό Έλληνα πρωθυπουργό Αλέξανδρο και τον ταξιδεύουν μέσα στο χωροχρόνο. Έκπληκτος ο Αλέξανδρος θα συναντήσει απρόσμενες αλήθειες που ούτε καν είχε φανταστεί. Η ματαιοδοξία και η φιλοδοξία είναι άφθονες,ο χρόνος όμως που του απομένει ελάχιστος και το διακύβευμα τεράστιο. Άραγε ο ήρωας μας θα καταφέρει να σώσει την παρτίδα;
Mark Coffin, U.S.S.
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent. Mark Coffin, U.S.S. is a magnificent novel of Washington politics—an insider’s view of power at the top, shown through the eyes of vivid, fascinating, and humanly likable characters. The epic story of a Senator’s rise and fall. Neither Mark nor his wife were prepared for what Washington had in store.
Decision
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A gripping novel about the deterioration of the criminal justice system and the mysterious, powerful body at its core—the Supreme Court of the United States. From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent
Advise and Consent
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 302,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The #1 New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer Prize winner Allen Drury’s Advise and Consent is one of the high points of 20th Century literature, a seminal work of political fiction—as relevant today as when it was first published. A sweeping tale of corruption and ambition cut across the landscape of Washington, DC.
User Pays
By Tabitha Ormiston-Smith
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if we took our political leaders' rhetoric seriously? What if we implemented their dodgy policies in real life? In this chilling parable, the User Pays doctrine is examined as applied to a typical Australian family.
Disclosure - Is This the First ET Interview?
By Leni Matlin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
Millions of people around the planet are eagerly anticipating Disclosure, when the Extraterrestrials who have been in our skies reveal themselves. While that day still lies off in the future, a spontaneous visit by an ET to a regional daytime radio talk show was recently aired. Is this the first interview with an ET ever to hit the airwaves and Internet? You decide. Satire - Humor - Short Fiction
Bluebird Flown (The Serena Wilcox Dystopian Trilogy Book Three)
By Natalie Buske Thomas
Series: The Serena Wilcox Dystopian Trilogy, Book 3 · The Serena Wilcox Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bluebird Flown goes even deeper into the madness of futuristic America; corrupt, heavy with conspiracies-- chillingly close to tomorrow's headlines. President Ann Kinji trusts no one, except for government outsider, former private detective mother-of-three Serena Wilcox and her motley crew. As the United States continues to spiral out of control will anyone remain standing?
The Darkening Light
By Ted Curtis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In the spring of 1986 nine young punks travelled from Swindon to Wood Green in a beat up old van, to see atavistic, eat shit, heresy and others blow the socks off the London borough of Haringey. In the 24 hours that followed their lives would be forever changed. What was going to happen? Would it be the vegan revolution? A declaration of world peace? Or something more sinister?