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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: 172,250. 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?
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 Place in Heaven
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
After witnessing a horrible tragedy in which his beloved wife is killed, John Sanford, a veteran from the Gulf War, finds himself living in the streets of Austin, Texas as another homeless man. His fortuitous encounter with Julia Chavez, the manager of a downtown branch of the Bank of Austin, changes his entire life.
Purple Alpenglow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,440. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The beauty of the Colorado high country can be so effective at helping one maintain a peaceful balance among all the wrangling over the latest political topics, but it wasn’t helping Adam Turner that election season as the idealistic millennial stepped back from the froth that pervades the headlines to discuss the biggest issues with his conservative and liberal friends.
Homeland (Justin Hall # 7)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
After a hair-raising mission deep inside ISIS-ruled northern Iraq, Justin Hall, the CIS’s best field operative, discovers this time terrorists’ have his homeland in their sights. They are determined to deal a deadly blow to a large hockey arena and cause massive casualties.
Anna Hastings
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The riveting tale of one woman’s journey and her rise to power, Anna Hastings gives readers an inside glimpse into the workings of journalism in Washington. Drury takes his own experience in the field to reflect on the state of journalism in the 1970s. In contrast to his other series’, notably Advise and Consent, he humanizes the very field he often calls into question.
The Diplomat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 33,530. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
We are two years into the future, and the national security and future economy of Norway is at stake. The very first Ambassador from the African Union Federation is the central character in a story that sees Norway wanting to stake its economic future through big investment in Africa. The African continent's key role is becoming more and more prominent; the novel gives a good overview of the econ
All The Pretty Things (Revised Edition)
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 71,300. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by Desert Palm Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Labels—Republican, closeted lesbian. With the launch of her political campaign, the last thing Tess needed was a distraction. Special Agent Robin Hart arrives in Cincinnati to investigate a corruption case. Things get a lot more complicated as attraction for Robin grows in an atmosphere of political intrigue, blackmail, and betrayal.
Maple Fudge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A government terror that can only be described as: administrative. In the international backwaters of Canada, the top politicians in the country kill themselves in the middle of the night and leave a country wondering: Who is in charge? How much is the pay? What kind of paperwork is involved? Panic could rip democracy apart – unless everyone gets really, really tired of the whole thing.
What Is War?
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Essay » Political, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
What Is War? uses an innovative combination of story and discussion to expands our understanding of the moral dilemmas inherent in the act of war, on both the personal and national level. Based on G. Lowell Tollefson’s experiences as a U.S. Marine in Vietnam and his philosophical reflections since then, this book has implications for America’s current and future conflicts.
Chronicle 2023
Series: Chronicle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,920. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015 by Michael Simms. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A humourous suggestion, leads to a gruesome discovery. In this tenth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device, Andrew Woodmaker investigates the patterns of a serial killer. 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.