Books tagged: utopia

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 141 results (Try using more keywords)

Prisoners of Perfection - An Epic Fantasy by Tom Lichtenberg and Johnny Lichtenberg
Series: Epic Fail, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » General
All they wanted was to get out of the infinite forest where they'd been imprisoned for what seemed like millennia. Accidental immortals, they were set on revenge. They assumed that the world outside had changed since they'd been locked away, but never in a million years could they have imagined just how much or what bewildering surprises lay in store for them now. Epic Fail, Book Two
Shell Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Dionia encounters a group of colonists on the waterworld of Melusine. They are at war with a race of fierce amphibious reptiles. The mysterious Shell has been lost on the ocean floor and their city is defenceless without it. Dionia is plunged into a series of perilous adventures when she sets out to find it ... but the Shell's true nature has startling implications for humanity's future.
Endless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » General
It is the future. There is no fear. There is no disease. There is no death. The human race has created Utopia and is immortal and free. But there is a price to pay for such freedom. Everyone must regularly submit to reconditioning and become one with the machine - the BIOCOM. But one man wonders: what happens to God when people become immortal? And is the BIOCOM humankind's savior...or enslaver?
The Exodus Journal
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,870. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Fourteen-year-old Zeke had heard all about the Exodus in school growing up, when entire cities were displaced so that new technological megacities could be built in their place. New Paris was so predictable, so boring, and Zeke longed for adventure. When his rival, Millie Matisse, shows him a strange coin and asks for his help, Zeke is pulled into a mystery that started at the dawn of the Exodus.
Automaton
You set the price! Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A machine, a traveler, with so much time, far away from home. He has some pictures and some sheets of paper, his personal belongings, his treasure. Why not take a peek at his treasure, be my guess. I think he is broken in some way, can you see this too? Can you figure out what he does all day long? So quiet, so dark, this is universe. How scare it is. The universe challenges life.
Autômato
You set the price! Words: 12,690. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Uma máquina, um viajante, com muito tempo, longe de casa. Ele tem alguns retratos e algumas folhas de papel, seus pertences pessoais, seu tesouro. Por que não dar uma espiada em seu tesouro, seja meu convidado. Eu acho que ele está meio avariado. Você consegue imaginar o que ele faz o dia todo? Tão quieto, tão escuro, isso é o universo. Quanto assustador isso é. O universo desafia a vida.
The Role of Productivity in Community Success: The Jesuit-Guaraní Cultural Confluence
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / comparative
This historical essay, drawn from the deepest jungles of Uruguay in South America, examines the creation of a flourishing culture and economy that lasted for almost two centuries. It explores the guided development of a virtuous web of social and economic controls that mixed the philosophy of Catholic Jesuits with the traditions of the native Guaraní peoples. Suggests application to our times.
The Stone Grapes
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 75. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A new grape variety with strange effects changes the world. A science fiction short story.
Isle of Larus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,630. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The calm before the storm. The four guardians of the Isle of Larus have been enjoying quiet and comfortable lives, with nothing more than the occasional shipwreck to trouble them – but all that is about to change.
Fairy Park & Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In the White City, the ghosts haunt the quarters and the citizens never sleep. In Fairy Park, the newest attraction of the city promises to delight even the most discerning of tastes. In Stories of the Dead, a group of performers break into a theatre on the forbidden ghost night and pay the price. In Liminal Creatures, the origin of the White City's popular Lunar Calendar is revealed.