speculative

A Splash of Yellow by CAKersey
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A Splash of Yellowby Carl-Andrew Kersey
In the Republic of January, there are two types of people: the Azure, who treasure bravery and strength, and the Rose, who treasure beauty and kindness. Each acts a cert...
  • comingofage
  • dystopian
  • dystopia
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Redemption Man [Nanowrimo2018] by neverfakeit
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Redemption Man [Nanowrimo2018]by Morgan Rider
The year is 2056 in the city once known as The Capital. JJ Warner is a convict, wrongly accused and facing The Redemption Fields, a real-life World of Warcraft pitting c...
  • featured
  • videogames
  • artificialintelligence
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The Fallow by Fairytale_Fabler
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The Fallowby Alicia J. Britton
In the not-so-distant future . . . and if a cult could rule what remains of the world . . . While Portsmith is undergoing its annual Delinquency Purge, Herald and his te...
  • horror
  • polygamy
  • darkromance
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Snow by krismcase
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Snowby K.M. Case
☆2018 THE WATTYS LONG-LISTED☆ | A girl with a peculiar pedigree is dumped on a stranger's doorstep during the worst snowstorm the hamlet Myst has ever known. Selectively...
  • comingofage
  • magic
  • friendship
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The Descent of the Gods by JacobMooney3
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The Descent of the Godsby Jacob Mooney
He left heaven to save her. But can she save him now? The Bible story you never heard in Sunday School, 'The Descent of the Gods' is based on real legends and stories fr...
  • speculative
  • nephilim
  • wattys2018
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Desert Wake ✔ by amberkbryant
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Desert Wake ✔by Amber K Bryant
***The Corner Booth Contest Runner-Up*** WARNING: contains one blue-eyed stranger, one fast-talking heroine, and a couple of scenes steamier than a mirage at noon. Throw...
  • rich
  • poverty
  • desertification
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The Savage Gardens | ✓ by morningtides
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The Savage Gardens | ✓by nicole bea
[wattys longlist 2018] Hollis King has been wrongfully accused of a crime - but nobody believes him. Because of this, he's been imprisoned for months waiting for the sta...
  • contemporary
  • newadult
  • teenfiction
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Strand: the Silver Radio by justinattaswriting
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Strand: the Silver Radioby justinattaswriting
A shape against the night, in the light of a highway construction sign, is a young man in trouble. An artist in an artless place, he must fit into Strand's machine, or b...
  • wattys2018
  • dark
  • thriller
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221 by TylerRatajczak
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221by Tyler Ratajczak
(This is not yet a completed work) Walter has been working at GenStockCo for upwards of 16 years, 12 hours every day, as a condiment packer. The company was created aft...
  • work
  • family
  • speculative
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Prodigy Prince (Book 1 of the Seven Covenant) by Natasha_Sapienza
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Prodigy Prince (Book 1 of the Seve...by Natasha Sapienza
*WATTYS LONGLIST* At seventeen, all Prince Nuelle had ever known was safety and peace while living in the Supreme Palace of Zephoris. But one night, his older brother, T...
  • action
  • harrypotter
  • highfantasy
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Gaea by Bentu12
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Gaeaby Bentu12
A short novel about interstellar colonization, the dangers of scientific discovery, and the end of the world. Image credit goes to Space Engine.
  • starship
  • extraterrestrial
  • apocalypse
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SORTIE by ClarkeCollins
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SORTIEby Clarke
A series of vignettes tell of conflict between two powerful families.
  • science-fiction
  • tragedy
  • sci-fi
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The End Times Time Travelers by AlternateEarth
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The End Times Time Travelersby AlternateEarth
Dani was a supposedly typical twenty-something movie critic when she befriended Toru, a man claiming to be from the future. Toru said he was skipping through time to fin...
  • paralleluniverse
  • shortchapters
  • fiction
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The End by Astronomicon
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The Endby Paul Vincent
Short stories are a great place to experiment with concepts and ideas and this is a short piece (even for a short story) which combines those end-of-the-world 80s movies...
  • conspiracy-theory
  • grownupreads
  • president
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Wolf of the Tesseract by ChristopherSchmitz
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Wolf of the Tesseractby Christopher Schmitz
While investigating a series of strange murders in her neighborhood, college student Claire Jones is kidnapped by a handsome werewolf who claims he's rescuing her from t...
  • strange
  • cult
  • speculative
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Short Stories by AbbyBabble
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Short Storiesby Abby
What if time travel is like alcoholism? Shouldn't mermaids have blubber to stay warm in the ocean? These short stories of fantasy and science fiction explore the weird...
  • complete
  • escape
  • addict
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BLINK 2: Circle of Ten by JoyCronje
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BLINK 2: Circle of Tenby Joy Cronjé
Plumes of dust billowed around John and Dark John where they slammed into the hard, scorched earth. John observed the barren landscape. 'Where are we?' Dark John shook...
  • action
  • supernatural
  • fantasy
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all god's orphans by judoTRON
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all god's orphansby judoTRON
The world was supposed to end last night... At least, that's what everyone was told. When morning dawns on a day that wasn't supposed to come, it's clear that something...
  • action-ish
  • future
  • lgbt
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Crowded by stampepk
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Crowdedby Phil Stamper
Having never seen a sunrise, sixteen-year-old Leo escapes the slums beneath NYC, spurring a manhunt that will end with his freedom or his death. Book one: Completed. Bo...
  • love
  • divergent
  • boy
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