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Learn German With Stories: Digital in Dresden - 10 Short Stories For Beginners
Series: Dino lernt Deutsch. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,520. Language: German. Published: March 18, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this sequel to “Zurück in Zürich”, Dino lands a promising new office job in Dresden with stable pay and promotion opportunities, but it’s only so long before corporate implications force him to make a tough decision. Explore Dresden, learn about local culture, history and improve your German effortlessly along the way!
Гражданин неба
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: Russian. Published: March 2, 2018 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Публицистическое эссе «Гражданин Неба» написано от лица Андрея Малышева — номинанта на Нобелевскую премию в области литературы, истинного патриота России, который на протяжении многих лет прикладывает все силы для ее возрождения. В преддверии выборов особенно активно проявляются лица, которые рвутся к власти всякими способами.
McGoohan’s Changing Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, police forces act in jurisdictions that fit together like jigsaw pieces from different puzzles. As a champion of municipal authority, Corporate Affairs Officer McGoohan trains a younger officer how to force those pieces into a cohesive picture of a polite society. That is until one bullet changes the direction of his career.
La Muerte del Inglés
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: Spanish. Published: February 6, 2018 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Aires de revolución venidos a un pueblo olvidado a través de un joven intespectuoso que defiende los ideales democráticos, y que está en contra de todo aquello que, aunque signifique progreso, viene de la mano del regimen dictatorial.
The Armor Heist
Price: Free! Words: 13,460. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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When corporations have the same legal status as sovereign nations, wars for market dominance are fought with freelance mercenaries in city streets. A smuggler, a sniper, and a shape-shifting thief hire on to steal a box and concoct a risky plan to hit the armored car carrying it – with another armored car.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Based on the 1978 assassination of Georgi Ivanov Markov; a Bulgarian dissident writer... Reading time: 16:49
The Red Handle
Price: Free! Words: 13,360. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Coming of age
Facing the failure of the government to fix the refugee crisis in the European city of Düsselstein, a factory worker, a second-generation Muslim immigrant and a neo-Nazi team up to solve the problem for real… but not like you’d expect.
Researched Gossip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Introduction An essay on South Africa. Bitcoin, spies, bitching about politics, peddling BS, fake money, and promises of ever illusive land, since before 1994. Placed for your entertainment - and a test, for whatever remains of your critical thinking abilities - in the most randomly chaotic order, to the tempo at what we are expected to crunch, debate, repudiate, or accept things.
I Am Scythe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
2077. An era of designer babies and Artifical Intelligence, living side by side, in relative harmony, ruled by commerce and Scythe.
Comes Around
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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Harold Outterrige has forgotten the golden rule, "treat others as you would treat yourself" and now believes that the downtrodden exist for him to trample. He's about to get a solid lesson in exactly how his beliefs hurt others. Up close. And very, very personal.
46 (A Short Story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
With a tense political climate weighing heavily on them, two lifelong best friends remove Islamophobic flyers from the front windows of vehicles at the newly opened Warm Springs BART station. What they don't expect is to experience both the negative and positive effects of being part of the resistance.
The Wind That Moves The Days
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,540. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Yod wouldn't mind knocking these two idiots' heads together, but he will have to settle for a picnic in the park instead.
American Hypocrites - Cop Lives Matter
Price: Free! Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2017 by DeckersPress. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Protests! Anti-cop rallies! Riot, riot, riot! Imagine a world where the police force is filled only with unqualified and unfit applicants who are subject to bribes, manipulation and drug running. There will be no more real police, and certainly no more real protection. Why would anyone want to be a cop when they are protested, hunted and killed?
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
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Step into the classroom of a dystopian future where students learn to unlearn the moral sentiments they have been taught since birth. The process of unlearning has become vital to the mechanisms of control in a society plagued with constant social upheaval and where the threat of terrorism is ever present...
Dot Gov
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sandra Lamb thought J.B. was one of the good guys. He was fighting terrorism, wasn't he, bringing the full arsenal of the government's surveillance apparatus to bear on those who would do us harm. But knives have two edges,and they can turn on the attacker as well as the victim. So see what Big Brother is up to in .Gov. One of twenty shorts from A-Sides.
The Monk's Bed - A Short Story...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Synopsis How sheepishly we follow... no, rephrase, how we absolutely cherish the endless queues, to purchase with our health, the one way ticket to the bottleneck where financial slavery is sold. And one icy windy morning, the whole world changes and we realise we're part of nature but we know nothing of how to survive it...
The Happiness Inquisition
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
One day a child is admitted to hospital, the victim of abuse. Five people of different ages find themselves caught up in the series of events that leads up to this tragedy. But who made the anonymous phone call that set these events in motion? And why did they do it?
We're Ready (The Journal of Cable Black)
Price: $1.52 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A lazy military man wakes up to find himself in a chaotic United States. He intended to miss a mandatory deployment by hiding away in his barracks room closet. The world around him in pieces, as political tensions and civil war engulfs America. We are brought into this story through the evolving mind and journal of this young man as he grows in both character and writing ability.
Eco History Exam 2052
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Writing her third year eco history exam, Shazi plans on grad studies in 2053 next year. She divides her essay up by decade, summarizing each with a planets-consumed measure. The economic near crash of 2008 marked a transition over the teens of rising food costs and desert solar installs. She can so picture Hollywood stars swimming at the ice-free North Pole in the twenties. And women’s voices.
The Spring
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Mark Smith, an old retired Marine, is not happy with the state of the nation. But he's only cleaning his rifle, a weekly ritual held over from the old days. He leans one way, his wife the other. Protector and protected, neither able to exprience the other's worldview. Will it matter?