Books tagged: dystopian future

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The Death Trip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50)
The Simulated Life Elapsed Experience Process aka The Death Trip -- "comfort care for the dying" or something more nefarious? After the death of his beloved grandmother, Chuck decides to investigate. He soon finds himself torn between two women -- the activist who suspects a dark agenda and the beautiful MD who helped create create the process.
Republic: A Novel of America's Future
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2009 by Cincinnatus Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.25)
Ken Murphy is a 45 year-old widower and senior manager at a computer chip manufacturer in quiet Highview, West Virginia. The local economy is thrown into a tailspin when the plant is suddenly shut down. Murphy must fight for healthcare for his terminally ill son. As he tries to save his son’s life, he is dragged into a deeper conflict between the forces that are ripping our nation apart.
300 Nights
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,560. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Brief Synopsis: 300 Nights is a cyberpunk science fiction novel where a society controlled by genetic manipulation creates social classes based on neural implants and gene bums. The biological superpower, the Basic Protection Corporation, controls the key to human survival. Yet, the Company stands idly by while a deadly space-born virus hurled down to Earth during an apocalyptic meteor storm annih
Version Innocent
Price: Free! Words: 149,290. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00)
Tired of immortality? Take a break from life, back your self up, dissolute, and wake up ten..twenty..even a hundred years later refreshed, young, and ready to live again IN THE FUTURE. That was the sales pitch. The virus hit hard and fast wiping the only backups of thousands. It's murder pure and simple, a rare and unthinkable crime in this age. And why the urgent need to find Sam Storm 6.7?
Parting (A Modern World Duet)
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In a dystopian world of Facebook protocols, a man must face the loss of everything he loves. In an otherworldly realm of magic, a queen gets an unexpected chance to say goodbye. Life. Love. Loss. But above all -- hope. Two shorts about the ones we leave behind.
The Lost Memory
Price: Free! Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00)
In the future... memories and thoughts are stored on devices strapped to our arms, freeing our minds from the need to remember. This seemed like the perfect kind of future for Jason. But when he encounters a figure who strikes a chord in the deepest recesses of his heart, he comes to the realization that he would give it all up in order to find his "Lost Memory".
The Hour of the Time
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011 by Hobbes End Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00)
This is the most important day of Charlie's life...and he's running late!
"Emily's Fifth Birthday" & "Alternative Medicine"
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Two literary science fiction short stories about women making difficult life choices. The A side, "Emily's Fifth Birthday" was a semi-finalist in the Writers of the Future contest. The B side, "Alternative Medicine," was originally published in Alternative Coordinates.
Drawing Down the Stars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
On a dark, frozen world, light years away from Earth, the last remnants of humanity struggle to survive. With no light to heat their world, mankind must rely on Starfire dancers to draw the light from a distant star to warm their cities. Aewit is just such a dancer. She's loyal to her group, but when division among her people threatens to destroy everything she knows, which side will she choose?
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".