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The American Nutshell, Special Report: On the Campaign Trail with Donald A. Frumpf by TR Pennywhistle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017 by C. M. Smith. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
TR Pennywhistle was assigned by The American Nutshell to cover the Republican race in the 2016 presidential campaign. The frontrunner and eventual nominee was a real estate mogul and reality-TV personality who only entered the race as a publicity stunt. This Special Report offers a vivid profile of that man, who may well be the most vile person to ever step into the fray of American politics.
Comes Around by C M Weller
Price: Free! Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(2.00 from 1 review)
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.
Compleat Administration: A Year in Public Service by Christopher Grandy
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Legal
Follows the development of a child-focused homeless policy in a fictional state government. Touches on critical thinking, analytical writing, interpersonal communication, public speaking, teamwork, political concepts, economic principles, organizational models, legislative process, indigenous issues, research methods, public budgeting approaches, administrative law, ethics, and futures studies.
The Tipping Point: The Year 2030 by Marvin Berenson
Price: Free! Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Global warming threatens our world. Most scientists worldwide have verified the dangers of a rising CO2 to 450 ppm and 2 degree C where the point of no return may be reached. A young leader turns college students into a fighting force to sway the government to stop the rising CO2. The story faces the long odds of converting lawmakers and the oil industry to end the burning of fossil fuels.
Captivation of a Thug 2 by Eyeconik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The constant attacks that Borne and Mackenzie are involuntarily subjected to begin spilling over into their budding relationship. Though both are fighting to remain above ground when it comes to their personal lives, one is falling significantly short.
Midnight Crew by Wolf Sherman
You set the price! Words: 3,100. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It was a world much like ours, parallel, but not in a hazy Sci-Fi kind of way... Brian had come to know how the eeriness of sundown in the forgotten part of the east-end of town, smeared itself thick and sticky with indifference to his career. The deserted-ness of the drenched and poorly lit industrial streets were somehow always preferred to other nights...
Wet by Wolf Sherman
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Adventure » General
It's Paradise... Our soul's nostalgic urge to pause a lazy summer Sunday's orange brush at dusk, aided by a waiting cabernet. As would be a fit pairing with maybe succulent but humble lamb, for some, and that would do. But for Ariel, a bottomless glass of sweetly labelled, matured revengeful Pinot Noir, was right on the nose... And a recent harvest, even better.
46 (A Short Story) by Lauren Lola
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 by Ann Stratton
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.
Climate Wars by Mike Penney
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 142,940. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The time of Climate Wars has commenced in the Northwest as the Cascadian resistance – The Thin Green Line – openly opposes the fossil fuel corporate oligarchs and government collusion in their quest for short term profits, and fights instead in defense of a sustainable planet and hope for future generations.
American Hypocrites - Cop Lives Matter by Mackenzie Stark
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?
Unlearning by John Dodsworth
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political(4.00 from 1 review)
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...
Crusher vs The Empire by Mike Palecek
Price: Free! Words: 150,050. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017 by CWG Press. Categories: Fiction » Transgressional fiction, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Turn the other way today and join the revolution. Come along with the young residents of a Twin Cities group home as they go way against the grain. No money, no hope, no health care, no job security - they know why. And one day they decide they’re not going to take it any longer. Basta. They organize the CRUSHER rebellion, Geronimo’s Revenge. Because it’s about time somebody did.
Culpa de los muertos by Alejandro Bovino Maciel
Price: $2.30 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
En el año 2000 un médico amargado por la culpa se confiesa como testigo del horror de la dictadura militar argentina de 1976 frente a un joven -Agop- que ha venido del extranjero. La vida solitaria se vuelve transparente con ese aciago pasado que regresa envuelto en una fábula sobre la violencia del poder, que secuestra, tortura y asesina a la gente que los militares consideran "subversiva".
Collapse Club Conversations by Brian Jameson
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 22,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The end of global industrial civilization looms large for members of the Collapse Club. What most people avoid or dismiss as far-fetched they find endlessly fascinating. Climate change and global warming are creating the preconditions for imminent collapse and in this short novel, set as a series of conversations; Club members explore the dire future they foresee with equanimity.
Los Extorsionadores by Luis Felipe Ortiz Reyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: Spanish. Published: March 24, 2017 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Urban
La historia evocada en "Los Extorsionadores" es una amarga sátira donde se conduce el hilo narrativo del discurso para mostrar el deterioro de un país y sus habitantes, originado por las malas políticas impulsadas por sus gobernantes. Es una discusión acerca del modo en que la política forma parte de la vida cotidiana.
Dot Gov by Victor Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,610. 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 Extortioners by Luis Felipe Ortiz Reyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The story evoked in “The Extortioners” is a bitter satire where the narrative discourse is conducted to show the deterioration of a country and its people, caused by bad policies driven by their rulers.
The Librarian by Wolf Sherman
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Librarians have been central to published ideas being signed in and out, and have caringly and correctly stored these, for as long as we've had the healthy need to learn, compare, debunk or accept authoritative ideas about our fascinating but sometimes cruel world.
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