Books tagged: overpopulation

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The Cage
Price: Free! Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
(5.00)
Set around the year 2050 when overpopulation is causing food and energy shortages, mass unemployment, social tension and civil conflict. An ex politician and professor of biology talks to a grandson no longer able to cope with life in an overcrowded city. A follow-up to 'The Malthus Pandemic', this hard-hitting short novel is based on original facts and forecasts. Not for the faint hearted.
Butterfly Effect
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Robert Doyle resigned from Special Branch two years ago so, when intelligence officers call him out to a case in the wee hours, it just can't be good news. It just gets worse when he finds he has to investigate a theft from a secret HAZMAT laboratory. Just what has been stolen, and why? Is this a high-stakes game of bluff? Or could it really be the end of the world?
E. U. C. Bureau
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.67)
In an over-populated future, only the EUCB stands between life and death: their life...and your death.
Tangent Channel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,380. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
It's been over ten years since Simon Almeida began running nigh-invincible alien behemoth Tangent Channel in the planet Veci's bloody tournaments. His big break is in spitting distance, but a run of bad luck and worse choices have left Almeida with unhappy sponsors, a pile of debt, and the enmity of powerful criminals . . . and Tanchan has begun to die.
Trillion Dollar Eden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.
To Build Up the Land: Thoughts on Mankind's uneasy intercourse with Nature
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
A thought provoking look at the root cause of climate change and the origins of mankind's interaction with the land.
Spirituality for America: Earth-Saving Wisdom From the Indigenous
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 101,560. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Using story, history, and personal anecdotes, McGaa demonstrates how America has strayed from the Natural Path. McGaa, an Oglala Sioux, offers arguments, examples and possible solutions to the dangers of climate change in order that generations to come will be free to know the value and purpose of humanity’s place on Mother Earth.
How Jones Goes
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00)
In the late 21st century, overpopulation is a problem. There's also the problem with mental health. In one particularly unusual asylum, there is Dr. Born (psychiatric intern) and Dr. Bloch (sexologist). And then there's Jones. You have not met anyone like Jones. You see, it's not every day that patients claim they are from Mars. And it's not every day they come and go as they please.
Blowing Bubbles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say that if you're tired of VR, you're tired of life... and Marv has been getting very tired of the daily grind. Will the Next New Thing prove to be his salvation? Or will it be his demise?
Some Have Babies; Others, Regrets!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,350. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
This book examines the relevance of the creation mandate for human beings to multiply and fill the earth in today's world. It evaluates popular notions about the world being over-populated in the light of available scientific evidence.