Books tagged: dystopia

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Gamers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,960. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
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Gabby DeCorte, reality-hacker extraordinaire, has been doing whatever it takes to keep her best friend, Zaela, from falling behind in LifeGame. But when a mysterious group called the Frags contacts Gabby claiming to know what really happens to the losers of LifeGame, she must choose between winning and what she believes in.
Modus Operandi
Price: Free! Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In the future... people all over the world have been swept up in a new cult of happiness called The One True Way. A reporter tells of the harrowing assassination attempt on the cult's leader by a motley crew featuring a priest, a scientist, and a mystic. As the team infiltrates the cult's fortress, they'll each reveal their own perspective on the path to eternal happiness, their "Modus Operandi".
Under a Plastic Lens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by Tangentrine. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A satirical short story set in an Orwellian dystopia where draconian health and safety law rules.
Portcoma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Isolated from his nation of Portcoma, 16 year old Lino watches his father create a new animal species which blows open the doors for desert colonization. Unveiled by this creation are organized threats that will shake the foundation of a forgotten tribal people ready to reclaim their land of what once was the western United States.
Entropic Quest
Series: Epic Fail, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,460. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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In this dystopian fantasy, certain people are stuck at binary ages due to an unknown cause. They cannot age, or change, or become sick or even injured. By turns experimented on, abused, tortured and scorned, they are eventually exiled into a strange prison, an infinite forest world from which there is no escape. There they seek a cure, an antidote, a solution to their problem. Book 1 of Epic Fail
Saving JFK
Series: Time Travel Twins, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,300. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011 by Zippy Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Adventure » General
Year 2028: three young people discover a secret Time Machine buried deep in an underground bomb shelter, and go back to 1963 to save JFK. In their world, Kennedy never made it to Dallas and his assassination by a "lone nut" in Chicago was the bloody turning point in the downhill deterioration of USA democracy. Across the decades, the travelers smell a "conspiratorial rat" to be exterminated.
Into Thin Eyr (Eyr, #1)
Series: Eyr, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Eyr's island is destroyed by the Fall, a drop over the edge of the world. With a chameleon named Caviar by her side, Eyr travels from village to village and soon discovers that everyone is struggling to survive even if their methods make no sense, but she has to wonder... is survival even worth it?
Bus Stop on a Strange Loop
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 80,720. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011 by Winterbourne Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When brothers Nicky and Ethan escape the degraded world of the future, they are seeking only sanctuary and peace. All they want is to leave their past behind them, but Ethan’s unique talent, the instrument of their escape, means the past can never be forgotten — Nicky and Ethan have been followed…
Old Glory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Donald Henderson is horrified when his (extremely embarrassing) grandfather begins to question authority. A dark meditation on free speech and the price of freedom. Originally published in 2041 AD, edited by Jane Yolen. Republished in Bruce Coville's solo collection, ODDLY ENOUGH.
Marooned
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Gryffynperch Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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In two weeks, Punk Jordan turns sixteen. In two weeks, she will take the Communion Drug and live forever. In two weeks, she will join the Professional Seeder circuit, where immortal combatants battle until only one remains standing. In two weeks, she'll have everything she's ever wanted, for eternity. Just two weeks. Surviving until then, however, will be the hardest thing she's ever done.