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Phantoms
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 22,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50)
The world is ruled by the ruthless Committee of Public Safety. It's a world gone mad where having more than one child is a crime. Yet the Sanctuary dares to defy them. Will their technological superiority be strong enough to defend their existence?
The Last Bling King
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,900. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Are you envious of the rich and famous? Do you think your life is meaningless? Greg Raslow does. He joins the "League for the Liberation of Nobodies" and finds himself in the midst of a mind-boggling revolution. Soon, the super rich and celebrities are on the run, desperately trying to protect their privileged lives as they find that ordinary people have finally turned against them.
Rohan Nation: Reinventing America after the 2020 Collapse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 284,880. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Rohan Nation tells how survivors of a bioengineered viral pandemic fight to defend and reinvent America. The disasters that lead to billions of deaths are based on sound research, predictable results of on-going mistakes. ACE, the daughter of a family that prepared for the worst, and her cavalry scout apprentice Justin struggle to survive in a post-collapse economy where horses are key to survival
The Water Thief
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Essay » Political
(3.89)
CHARLES THATCHER is a private citizen, meaning that he’s the private property of the Ackerman Brothers Corporation. He’s got problems: the cost of air is going up, his wife wants to sell herself to another corporation, and his colleagues are always trying to get him tossed into the lye vats. But all of that is nothing, compared to what happens when he finds a woman stealing Ackerman's rainwater.
Ayn Rand Universe: The Unofficial Guide to Her Life, Books, and Philosophy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Ayn Rand is one of the most polarizing authors of the 20th century. Best known for novels “The Fountainhead” and “Atlas Shrugged,” which used characters intent on exercising their individualism over conformity, Rand became a pop philosopher in the 1950s. Her work upholds the virtues of a philosophy that she and Nathaniel Branden called Objectivism.
Dreams, Schemes and Themes
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00)
In the future, any asset–anything with value–can be brought and sold. Your debts, your career… or your child’s future. What kind of society, what kind of people, is that going to breed? A very short story, just over 900 words.
Why Atlas Shrugged
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economic conditions, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
Atlas Shrugged is a novel by Ayn Rand that was published in 1957. The moral of the story is that Politicians usually over-respond to a crisis. I believe that Atlas has shrugged and businesses have revolted against the average person and The Federal Govt. Businesses have a record 2 Trillion in CASH yet they are not hiring.
Atlas Sulks
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,570. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
ATLAS SULKS addresses the issue of the privatization of the Commons, in this case the Airwaves which belong to the American People. With a satirical look at right wing Talk Radio and Ayn Randian philosophy, the story shows how self entitled individuals can take the nation’s resources as their own possessions. If they aren’t deterred, they’ll reap unaccountable wealth, and amass even more power.
Fahrenheit 451: A Reader's Guide to the Ray Bradbury Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to Fahrenheit 451 challenges you to think about the book in new ways. Included are a biography of author Ray Bradbury, a character guide, an examination of the book's historical context, detailed chapter summaries, and analysis of critical questions and themes in the story. This is the definitive guide to Fahrenheit 451, guaranteed to add to your enjoyment.
Question 5
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,230. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Hope you don't know the answer. When High School Junior Blaine wakes up this morning she thinks she knows who she is, who her friends are, until one test question changes her world.