Books tagged: corrupt government

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Outbreak
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When Harper and Celdon escaped to compound 119, they thought they had a chance to start a new life away from Constance. What they found instead was a desolate wasteland ravaged by death. Back at their home compound, Jayden is speeding up deployments to keep the drifters at bay. Eli is struggling to save his older brother Owen, but keeping his secret means putting thousands of lives at risk.
Exposure
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,220. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When Harper discovered the truth about Bid Day, she inadvertently painted a target on her back. Now Constance wants her and her friends kept quiet at all costs. Harper and Eli are being sent out into the Fringe, where they’ll face damaging radiation, violent gangs, and be forced to fulfill Recon’s sinister duty. Out there, it’s kill or be killed, but the real danger lies inside the compound.
Recon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,400. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Eli knows the compound is corrupt, but when your job is to go out into the radiation-soaked Fringe so that others can live in peace, you don’t ask questions. Harper is a talented developer getting ready to embark on her career. But when her future is derailed, she’s forced to rely on an unlikely ally — the enigmatic Eli Parker. If the radiation doesn't kill them, the truth about humanity will.
The Remains of Fate: Book One: Survivors
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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King Darian has just learned that he has only a few weeks to live, before he will be assassinated by one of his own Mages. With the threat of war looming, he will use any means necessary to insure his survival, even if that means wiping out the entire Mage Society. The only information he has about his assassin, is the nickname "The Red Sparrow". Who is this mysterious would-be-assassin?
Feathers of Silver
Series: Feathers, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,540. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Danielle and her friend Hunter grew up in a government-issued experiment, where they were grafted with wings. Three years later, Danielle and Hunter are living with several other winged kids in a mansion in California. When the government threatens her family, will Danielle be able to save them or will she fall to the hands of those who made her who she is?
The Reaping
Series: The Burn, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,280. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The government is perfecting the loyalty serum, and Terra knows what that means—the agents will have absolute control. Now she faces her most daunting challenge yet: she must return to the colony to ask the council—and her father—to help her destroy the serum. With the aid of old friends and unexpected allies, Terra races toward a confrontation that will decide her fate on the Burn forever.
Angels Mark
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Futuristic America is geographically divided, with two governing presidents: John Williams and Japanese-American Ann Kinji. Conspiracy, greed and a lust for power are at the root of this plot-twisting thriller about corrupt government; when the future of the nation depends on former private detective Serena Wilcox and her unlikely crew.
Blown to Smithereens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,960. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
An actress and a security expert attempt to overthrow a planetary government and unveil the identities of its robotic rulers.
The Imperial Connection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Recently retired Air Force Intel officer Mike Foley discovers the guy who took a bullet for him during the Gulf War may be a homeless guy living in a small desert town. He leaves Chicago to find him. After arriving he finds a local, and very beautiful woman, who aids the homeless. They locate "Homeless Rick." To their surprise, the next morning he's found drowned in one of the irrigation canal
The Burn
Series: The Burn, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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The Burn is full of nuclear fallout, roving gangs, anarchy, unreliable plumbing. That's what Terra's father says. But she hates life in her comfortable colony at the bottom of the Pacific Ocean, and she would pay any price to leave. When she escapes, she must decide where her loyalty lies: with the colony she despises or the Burn, where every day is a race for survival.