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The Honey War
By A.C. Edwards
Series: Maple Leaves, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,170. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Lydia is at it again, this time responding to the threat of interplanetary war and the collapse of humanity's federal government. With 28 million souls on Lydia's boat, and 30 billion lives on the line, this is it, the finale, if she can survive newborn Artificial Sentience, interstellar space, globalized exo-life, and time travel (!?). Aren't honeymoons supposed to be fun?
Altered States
By A.C. Edwards
Series: Maple Leaves, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,210. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
A year after Lydia's trip to The Moon, the piano wire is ready to snap. Her political status is a balance beam over a bed of spikes. Her rising popularity in the Canadian Corporate Conglomerate is a powder keg with a lit fuse. When Lydia is forced to decide between the stability of nations and the love of her life...Wait, what? What kind of choice is that?
Drinking Songs From Earth
By A.C. Edwards
Series: Maple Leaves, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 92,790. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
January 4126 - Lowtown girl, Lydia Stamos, sings for her bar tab and eats out of a soup kitchen, but after years in Vancouver's social welfare system, she's earned a one-way trip to Exodus-Class Star Station Anatali. Boyfriends, girlfriends, drugs, and robots, there's a lot of baggage she can't seem to leave behind. The singing, she can handle. Here's hoping for no more surprises.
The iCandidate
By Mikael Carlson
Series: The Michael Bennit Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,310. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
All Michael Bennit wants to do is be the best high school teacher he can be. However, when he loses a bet to his class of history students, he becomes a candidate running for a seat in the U.S. House of Representatives. The iCandidate follows the plight of four people caught in the firestorm of mass media, social media, and dirty politics. Lives will be changed and the political landscape of the
The iCongressman
By Mikael Carlson
Series: The Michael Bennit Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,090. Language: American English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
The sequel to The iCandidate, The iCongressman follows the plight of four people caught in the conflagration of political maneuvering and hidden agendas. Will the political class be successful in maintaining the status quo, or will Michael Bennit and his staff of former students be able to again leverage the influence of social media to force a seismic change to the nature of U.S. Congress?
Finding Jupiter
By Cole J. Freeman
Series: Chasing Jupiter. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,470. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Brown Wall Publishing. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Finding Jupiter is about the dichotomy between an everyday person just trying to make it through a societal collapse and the governmental elite who wish to never let a crisis go to waste. This is a story of conspiracy, politics, bad choices, love, and hope.
Running for the Guv
By Silas Flint
Price: Free! Words: 22,520. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Blake Guv is a starving young attorney fresh out of law school, desperately trying to get new clients. In a mad gamble to obtain some publicity he foolishly enters the race for Governor of his state as an independent candidate. But when a series of unexpected events shove him to the front of the race, Blake is appalled at the prospect he just might win--since he hates politics with a passion!
Chronicle 2021
By Andrew Woodmaker
Series: Chronicle, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Michael Simms. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In this eighth year's worth of entries from a diary stored on a futuristic recording device found after a house fire, an avoidable disaster sets Andrew Woodmaker at odds with those around him. In 2021, scenes of destruction from the other side of the world destroy the soul of a nation, but theirs isn’t the only country to face disaster.
Prisoner of Afrika
By Mike Effa
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 5, 2014 by Phantom House Books NGR. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A disheartening tale of Dike, a young promising African child, who grows into maturity only to find life as not the fairy tale he expects it to be. In a fictional society, synchronous to modern systematic Nigeria,
Το φάντασμα της ελληνικής κατάρρευσης
By Alkis Leandros
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,910. Language: Greek. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Τρία φαντάσματα επισκέπτονται, παραμονή πρωτοχρονιάς, τον μελλοντικό Έλληνα πρωθυπουργό Αλέξανδρο και τον ταξιδεύουν μέσα στο χωροχρόνο. Έκπληκτος ο Αλέξανδρος θα συναντήσει απρόσμενες αλήθειες που ούτε καν είχε φανταστεί. Η ματαιοδοξία και η φιλοδοξία είναι άφθονες,ο χρόνος όμως που του απομένει ελάχιστος και το διακύβευμα τεράστιο. Άραγε ο ήρωας μας θα καταφέρει να σώσει την παρτίδα;
Mark Coffin, U.S.S.
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent. Mark Coffin, U.S.S. is a magnificent novel of Washington politics—an insider’s view of power at the top, shown through the eyes of vivid, fascinating, and humanly likable characters. The epic story of a Senator’s rise and fall. Neither Mark nor his wife were prepared for what Washington had in store.
Decision
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 193,820. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A gripping novel about the deterioration of the criminal justice system and the mysterious, powerful body at its core—the Supreme Court of the United States. From Allen Drury, the master of spellbinding political fiction, author of Advise and Consent
Advise and Consent
By Allen Drury
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 302,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The #1 New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer Prize winner Allen Drury’s Advise and Consent is one of the high points of 20th Century literature, a seminal work of political fiction—as relevant today as when it was first published. A sweeping tale of corruption and ambition cut across the landscape of Washington, DC.
Bluebird Flown (The Serena Wilcox Dystopian Trilogy Book Three)
By Natalie Buske Thomas
Series: The Serena Wilcox Dystopian Trilogy, Book 3 · The Serena Wilcox Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,670. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bluebird Flown goes even deeper into the madness of futuristic America; corrupt, heavy with conspiracies-- chillingly close to tomorrow's headlines. President Ann Kinji trusts no one, except for government outsider, former private detective mother-of-three Serena Wilcox and her motley crew. As the United States continues to spiral out of control will anyone remain standing?
The Darkening Light
By Ted Curtis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,140. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In the spring of 1986 nine young punks travelled from Swindon to Wood Green in a beat up old van, to see atavistic, eat shit, heresy and others blow the socks off the London borough of Haringey. In the 24 hours that followed their lives would be forever changed. What was going to happen? Would it be the vegan revolution? A declaration of world peace? Or something more sinister?
Objective: Freedom
By James Huber
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,990. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In an attempt to reduce expenses in the Federal Government, President Blackstone has cut six cabinet level positions from his staff. These reductions did yield some savings; however, the welfare rolls continued to expand with hordes of people applying for and receiving even more benefits. These increased expenditures resulted in the federal government plunging toward financial default.
The Race: A Novella
By Jacke Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,840. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
A disgraced former governor of Wisconsin runs for office and a shot at redemption - unless his scorned wife decides to sink his candidacy. Written by a former Capitol Hill staffer, The Race: A Novella provides a humorous and insightful look at the effects of political campaigns on candidates and the people around them.
Beautyworld
By David Bennett Laing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In the post-apocalyptic late 21st century, humankind split into two unequal parts, a few immortalized, Earth-based Tellurians and the mortal, space-based Sidereals living in Sun orbiting space colonies. Now, in the 149th century, the Sidereals are running out of mineral resources. Can 144,000 Tellurians defend their sacred, mineral-rich Earth against 41 trillion Sidereals in desperate need?
Pain_Relief_Now!
By rohit gour
Price: Free! Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Pain_Relief_Now!
Operation Naji
By Dale Amidei
Series: Sean's File, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,910. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the prequel to "The Anvil of the Craftsman," a covert team in 1994 Iraq attempts to locate an American pilot missing in action since the first Persian Gulf War.