Books tagged: social science fiction

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The Free City
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,150. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
At the turn of twenty-second century, prisons are obsolete. Rehabilitation is done in cities that are isolated from civilization. But those cities are deeply different. There are no laws there. None whatsoever.
New Earth
Price: Free! Words: 42,990. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
After a 300 year stint in a cryopod, James is discovered and the operation to remove the brain tumor is a complete success. Now, James must decide between saving a dying race or living in peace and harmony with the new ways of the world. New Earth is a futuristic utopia that could be achieved if only we would stop our destructive patterns and come together cooperatively for the good of humanity.
The Sexual Compass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Transgressional fiction
Social science fiction with a sprinkling of humour. Gay to straight or straight to gay? Would you change your sexual orientation if you could? When the scientists gave a large dose of insulin to the mice in their food, a number of the mice began to engage in same-sex sexual activity.
Revolver
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Cara Stone is a broken woman: penniless, homeless, and hopeless. When given the chance to appear on television, she jumps at the opportunity to win a minimum of $5,000 for her family. The state-run, crowdfunded series, Revolver, has been established by the nation’s moneyed elite to combat the increasing plight of class warfare. There’s never been a Revolver contestant quite like Cara before.
Eeks - Book 1 of The Eeks Trilogy
Series: Goldiloxians (The Eeks Trilogy). Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It's the ultimate breakthrough: a truly humanoid robot. Alarmed by the cost of caring for the aged, the UK Government funds development of robotic e-carers ('Eeks'). This works so well that no-one looks too closely at what the Eeks are doing on their own initiative - even when they promote euthanasia and colonizing a distant planet, that they will find. ['Goldiloxians' contains all 3 books.]
A History of the New Ice Age
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Cryogenic freezing of the dead in hope of revival has long been the province of cranks and crazies. But when two gorillas are successfully revived, cryogenics becomes a viable technology. The first humans are revived soon after and though most of them have problems adjusting to the new world, their revival nonetheless sparks a run on cryogenic freezing with unforeseen consequences…
First Lights
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,030. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
It's been over twenty years since Elgin and Singhal and their crowdsourced sunshield saved the world from runaway climate change. Or at least bought the world a little time.
Social Progress Visions
You set the price! Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
My content is inspired by social progress agents like Nelson Mandela and visionaries who can imagine ideal futures, like Utopian writers and other social science fiction writers. I hope it will provide people with inspiration and encouragement to obtain their own vision of their ideal future for themselves and their social systems.
The Fifth World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 110,220. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Becca came to the new world of Gaia to find her brother and escape a nuclear war-ravaged Earth. Instead, she finds herself caught in the middle of a revolution.
Green, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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An off-world trader and a green civil rights activist walk into a trendy restaurant on a desert planet... This unusual and provocative short story by Sara Zaske was shortlisted for The Reader's 2012 Short Story competition.