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PhotoBomb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this short story, George is walking on the beach with his four year old granddaughter when he pranks a gathering of Middle Eastern people by adding himself to the back of their group photo. When this group sets off a bomb in Philadelphia, and some of the terrorists are killed, the photo on a dead man’s phone soon falls into the hands of the media and the FBI, who identify him as the mastermind!
Only Good Men Deserve Yesterday - A Short Strory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In France, in what seemed to have been a monsoon-like gush of never ending water from the heavens, dressed in a brown robe, a soaked old man looked down expecting his bare feet to be washed by the cold torrent flowing past the shop fronts. His brown leather sandals gleamed up at him through an inch of hasty passing rainwater.
The Gay Pill
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The President of the United States is up for reelection and a controversy erupts. A pharmaceutical company has manufactured a pill that when taken by the mother during pregnancy, can prevent the child from being gay. Will the President decide to stand against the Pill and risk losing reelection, or will he stand up for what he believes is right?
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.
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: $1.99 USD. Words: 172,120. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
2017 ~ Readers' Favorite 5 Star Review! The Eternal Struggle of Good vs. Evil and of Freedom vs.Enslavement--burns across these pages. But this time: Who will Win?
Essential as Air and Water
Price: Free! 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 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.
A Simple Explanation for Our Politics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A satirical short story about a guy who gets to meet the architect behind the this year's election season. It's not who he expects.
Two Doors
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
What you’re about to read will horrify you. I want it to horrify you. It horrifies me. I wrote it because I feel it’s important to point out where we’re headed—the terminus we’ll reach should certain trends continue. The Afterword is not fiction. It’s as least as horrifying as the story. I mean it sincerely. Please read it.