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The Ferrymen
Price: Free! Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Six men have lived for centuries in the mist of Minyon Dar. Then one catches a glimpse of life beyond, and nothing-- past, present or future-- will ever be the same.
We See a Different Frontier: a postcolonial speculative fiction anthology
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 76,840. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014 by Futurefire.net Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Sixteen speculative stories on the themes of colonialism and cultural imperialism share the experience of being the silent voices in history and on the wrong side of the final frontier; their fantasies of a reality in which straight, cis, able-bodied, rich, anglophone, white males don’t get to tell us how they won every war; their revenge against the alien oppressor settling their “new world".
Mutiny on the Star-Bound
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A carnival takes an odd turn for Martin Henshaw, a digital mechanic who's tricked into a job tending cybers in space. But when a mutiny breaks out on the Star-Bound, Martin begins to wonder who’s rebelling against whom. Find out for yourself – read “Mutiny on the Star-Bound.” "Mutiny on the Star-Bound" is a scifi novelette, also in "Yet Still Even More Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND."
The Female Factory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,880. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
This is a story of love, determination, devotion, betrayal, rebellion and patience set in a land rich for the taking by the most powerful country in the world in 1804. Two sisters and a handful of people whose lives crossed in a most unexpected way create the perfect literary journey for those who love twists and turns in a great novel. The Female Factory is a part of history you should not miss!
Berlintoxication
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
It is 1889. Berlin is ruled by a society that is benevolent towards those who obey its orders, but ruthless against those who disagree. A new leader emerges. His powers are almost impossible to resist. Walter Busch and Charlotte Schaefer suddenly find that they are enemies of the state, forced to live as outcasts, shunned by others. There are, however, rebels who are determined to fight back.
!Strike!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
What if workers with grievances followed simple and obvious practices that gave them a chance to achieve their goals, rather than obeying rules established by the enemy that assure their defeat? And what if communities that consist largely of those workers realized that they can never establish decent living conditions for all unless they united against their common enemy?
Hollow Union
Series: The Maker's Eye, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,660. Language: American English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A new heir for an old tyrant, a new Union for old ideas. . . . "Hollow Union" is book two of the Maker's Eye trilogy.
Economy: The Final Solution
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Plays » American / African American
The economy has collapsed once again and the government has tried every remedy other than anything that would harm the continued profitability of big business. The general population has had enough of suffering for the greed and criminality of others and has expressed its anger in a not so peaceful national uprising. The only recourse? The final solution.
Granite Republic
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,150. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A story told through news clippings, video transcripts, leaked documents, and gripping first hand accounts, Granite Republic details the explosive stand of one small state against a tyrannical national government.
Ghost Cave: a novel of Sarawak
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
A tale of tragedy and romance unfolds in the jungles and gold mining country of Borneo. Ah Min, a young Chinese immigrant, follows a friend to seek his fortune in Sarawak in the mid-19th century. Ah Min explores a humid land of beguiling women, of fragrant spices and of ghosts. But the oppression of the English White Rajah draws the men into a rebellion that will have catastrophic consequences.