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The Usurper: a political suspense thriller
By Cliff Ball
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,730. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Gary Jackson is raised to hate. Hate the United States, and everything it has ever stood for. His mission is to destroy the United States from within, allying himself with America's enemies to accomplish the deed. He stops at nothing, and a small group of Americans decide they need to stop him. Will they succeed or will the US be relegated to the dustbin of history?
Thirsty Planet, A Novel
By Robert Tell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,520. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 2121 Moss Leder flees across Canada one heart-pounding step ahead of his enemies. Earth is in trouble. People kill for drinking water. Leder's innovative time booth holds the key to the planet's renewal. His enemies fear his scheme will destroy their black market water cartel and try to stop him. An epic battle in the ancient tunnel under the Detroit River determines his destiny, and Earth's.
The Cordwainer
By Christopher Blankley
Price: Free! Words: 97,490. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
What could be wrong with making a few bucks? Plenty, three friends soon learn, trapped in the company town of Boot Hill. If they can somehow get a trainload of boots over the mountains to the Big City, they could be rich - richer than they ever dreamed.
The Raft
By Christopher Blankley
Price: Free! Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Anything goes aboard the Raft. The ramshackled, mosquito fleet has no law or authority. The Raft's ships clog the waterways of the Puget Sound, exploiting a loophole in the tax code to thumb their noses at the Government.
When Civil Servants Fail
By John Schou
Price: Free! Words: 100,660. Language: British English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In a society, where every citizen is a suspected terrorist, where the secret services instrument terror scenarios to emphasize their importance, and where some leading politicians use any means to enrich themselves, we find Mr. Smith and his assistant Eric Gusto. Their efforts are described in 5 stories, in which they for non-idealistic purposes incidentally oppose this trend among civil servants
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.
American Liberation Front
By Scott Haworth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,310. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nick and Shane Wenzel always had a sibling rivalry when they were young. The brothers find themselves on opposite sides of a much deadlier conflict after their fascist uncle seizes control of the American government.
Confirmation
By Kenneth Kerns
Series: Mike Adams, 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,770. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Tornadoes strike in the town where Senator Adams grew up. His newest aide, Jeff Simon, is already on the scene. The town's recovery brings back painful memories for them both. Other seemingly unrelated events are also in motion: A freelance detective is investigating an unlikely suicide. And lobbyists are meeting to secure a new Supreme Court justice. What unfolds next will change everything.
Homeland: A Comedy
By James Hufferd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by ePublishPartners.com. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Homeland: A Comedy is a rollicking but merciless satire of the crisis-ridden American political scene, involving a president who sells the United States to pay off the national debt. When the newly elected President, slick but not too bright, sells his bankrupt nation – damn the Constitution! – to The Corporation, what happens? This satiric novel gets at what is wrong with today's America.
Emily
By Teel McClanahan
Series: Never Let the Right One Go. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Before she met Nicholas, Emily believed the vampires had her best interests in mind. Now she stands by his side in the fight for what's right, while waging her own campaign in the fight for his heart. Emily follows Nicholas from the woods of Vermont to the White House and home again, putting her life and her blood on the line for a cause almost as important to her as the love she feels for him.
Chronicle 2018
By Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this fifth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, a desperate gambit is played by a failing nation. In 2018, the source of the Mecca bomb is identified, but do the investigators have an ulterior motive?
Chronicle 2014-2018
By Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle Pentades, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 228,940. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A diary from the future,or a dead man’s work of fiction? In this first five year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a mysterious recording device, the beginnings of an expansive story are told. Nobody knows if it is a work of fiction or a true record of how things happened, and will happen. By reading the diary, some things may have already begun to change, and the future is not what it was
A B C
By Steven Conners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,520. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012 by ePublishPartners.com. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Early in his life, Billy Johnstone decided that he would personally correct mankind’s problems; to break the curse of social ills, poverty, religion and politics. He grows to be a self-made billionaire and reasons that if he can become the President of United States -using the great power of that office- his altruistic plans can be realized. He creates the Third Party . . .
A Social Carol
By Gregory Coffin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
[on sale] As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
Dark Aims
By Johnny Delca
Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
The Anvil of the Craftsman
By Dale Amidei
Series: Jon's Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 93,170. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A doctoral candidate in Theological Studies accepts recruitment by a friend in the US State Department for an initiative to the most troublesome province in 2006 Iraq.
Melpomene's Hand
By Candace Hennekens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
No matter that there were good reasons for Peter becoming unhinged; Billie had to have a plan. No matter that the only place she could think to hide was a forgotten bunker near an abandoned house she once came upon in the woods. Billie felt as if she was playing a part in a play, a very tragic one by the Greek goddess of tragedy Melpomene. A cat and mouse game between Peter and Billie unwinds.
Chronicle 2019
By Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this sixth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, an investigation into an international secret will have unexpected consequences. In 2019, the election is on in the UK, but can the government reap the rewards of their recent military victory? Andrew Woodmaker finds his life heading in the right direction once more...
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By Sherrie Cronin
Series: 46. Ascending. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Alex once walked away from a rare ability to warp time. Now, he needs to relearn the skill quickly. To protect his daughter he must stop the school he teaches at from turning the clock backwards to an era of white supremacy. An old friend needs Alex to solve an ancient mystery. Both are possible, but only if Alex can learn to control his temporal talents before he runs out of time.
Unconquered Son
By AJ Cooper
Series: The Imperial Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,230. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Realms of Varda. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Empire threatens to collapse. As enemies multiply, a young man from the Empire's hinterlands grudgingly heads to Imperial City and finds himself at the center of the fight to save the country he loves. What follows is a tale of desert queens and legionaries, of mad girls with great gifts and scheming highborn ladies, of gods both human and divine, that will transform the world forever.