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Red Soil Through Our Fingers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,880. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A Mars colonist accepts a deal with a mining company to start a new life on humanity's off-world frontier. But idealism turns to unease when reality becomes darker than the fine print foretold. With his farm under bio-genetic attack and the most powerful player on the planet as an enemy, Mahela has no choice but to run... and expose economic slavery on an interplanetary scale.
Deconstructing the New World Order: Short Stories and Essays in a Sci-Fi Context
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 59,990. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The book aspires to be the successor to Orwell’s 1984 and Huxley's Brave New World. In so doing, it probes more deeply into the totalitarian forces attempting to put a stranglehold on humanity. Advances in technology have made possible the construction of an all-encompassing cyberhive that threatens to ensnare and abolish individual autonomy.
Things That Don't Rhyme - A Short Strory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
It is rumored that a mere handful of people controls the world. Controlling both wealth, the ruling sense of fashion, what was and is considered art and what was and is not, the various perceptions on science, climate change, commerce, etc. But hidden deep in the gears of this machine, no one asks what should be the only question really... "Who pays the Speech Writers?"
How To Pause A Monster Called Time - A Short Strory
You set the price! Words: 2,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The reincarnation of the insomniacs of yesterday. A tribute to the ones who managed their return from hell as well as the ones who couldn’t find their way back. The sleepwalkers, the night owls, the cops, the soldiers, the forgotten.
Mandatory Equality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Roger is in investment banker. He likes to think he makes his own luck, and so finds it something of a surprise when he comes to work one day and finds that his world has changed since the Mandatory Equality law has passed.
The Slave Formerly Known as Jane Foreman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,540. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
This book, written in the year 2073, tells the story of Jane Foreman. Jane was born in 2034, was enslaved at 15, and came to dominate the business, social, and political life of her era. Since this book was written by one of her best friends, it reveals long hidden secrets of her path from slavery to business magnate.
The Rhino Hunters: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
For decades, the orcs of the Vard Provence have lived in an uneasy peace, under the shadow of the imperialist Elven Empire. But when their way of life is threatened by the arrival of a tyrannical Elven governor, Chief Ralf of the Vard Orcs will have to choose between safety and freedom, in this grim fantasy of war and power.
Clapp's Rock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 129,800. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
At 24, Neil Godwin, newly hatched from Oxford, is back home in Newfoundland and ready to govern. But Premier Percy Clapp, cunning, pernicious and charming who brought him into the political fold to destroy him puts him through his paces in corruption, cruelty and betrayal. But the dirtiest trick of all is stripping Neil of his idealism. Raw and bawdy, this cunning satire is a classic primer.
Once-Other
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,250. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Genre: SF, political, adventure, some humor and paranormal, along with touches of romance AND that all important Road to a New Political Civilization! "But the sociological observations that are obviously Nysschens’ main concern are indeed consistently intriguing.” –Excerpt from KIRKUS REVIEWS
Stealing the Future: An East German Spy Story
Series: East Berlin Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,190. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Behind the Berlin Wall a dissident is on the trail of a killer 1993. After forty years of communist rule it's time for change in the GDR. Direct democracy, citizen's movements and de-centralization are part of the new political landscape. But when the dissident turned investigator, Martin Grobe, discovers a Stasi plot he needs to act fast to save the young republic.
Essential as Air and Water
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,950. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Essential as Air and Water is a novel about violent events that are occurring in a time of world peace and co-operation between nations. The novel focuses on Tom Lanegan, the British Prime Minister, who is faced with an unknown enemy that is causing many of the world’s citizens to participate in rioting and civil unrest.
Rabbits Don't Make Deals
Price: Free! Words: 90,700. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The United Kingdom is dead, betrayed by its leaders. The federal superstate regards its citizens as rabbits. Ron Smith is one in a billion. What are his chances?
The Socialist
Price: Free! Words: 42,570. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the near future, America's public schools have been privatized and are now run by large corporations. The return of laissez-faire capitalism has created a world of cutthroat competition and cost-cutting, allowing for tremendous profits. But when the head principal of a corporate-run high school finds himself betrayed by the very titans of industry he once served, he decides to fight back.
The Long Steal
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Somebody wrecked UK Motors. Fifty years later, Paul and Cheryl aim to find out why. And somebody wants to stop them. Academics, consultants, politicians, they all have something to hide. Is there any hope of stealing back the future?
The Last Trump (A Farce Of Politics)
Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(1.00 from 1 review)
When Donald Trump becomes President in 2016, nothing seems amiss -- aside from Donald Trump being President. But by the time 2020 rolls around, he's more popular than ever but things are beginning to fall apart. President Trump just doesn't seem to be himself... ...and the face he shows at his second inauguration is more shocking than anyone could dare dream!
Beasts of War: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The blood thirsty King Nilrem, and his army of dragons, have ruled over the land for more than ten years. But when his dragons start a rebellion, Nilrem finds himself in danger of losing his empire. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Worlds on Fire.
Pinatubo II
Price: Free! Words: 93,640. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
On foreign contract in Africa, Vince the Calgary oilfield engineer finds his client wants a geoengineering design as the president of Niger campaigns on bringing back a Green Sahara. Driven by his daughter's future, he ignores the risk of being a drone target and takes on political negotiating. Expected to explain climate science to politicians, he becomes immersed in an intense new career.
Driven Offline
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 94,430. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Jerry is programming the new smartphone that will flood the market, but is it too clever? Will the technology influence emotions and drive public opinion? Hatred has gone global. It's time to choose sides.
The Advent of Simon Stark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The Solgrens have long since forgotten the burden and the pleasures of having a physical body. They are entralled with humans' ability to focus the physical, the mental and the emotional on one project at one time. Will their bodymeld insert accomplish what they put him on Earth to do, or will humanity overtake him? And if it does, what then? Destroy the planet and move on, or opt for Plan B?
Consequence
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,600. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015 by Salted Rose Press. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A shadowy eco-saboteur proposes an attack in the heart of genetically-modified corn country. A San Francisco activist, losing faith in the impact of non-violent protest, is ripe to be drawn into a more dangerous game.