Lord of the World
by Robert Hugh Benson
Publisher: Feedbooks 1907
Number of pages: 294
The novel imagines a socialist and humanist world where religion has been either suppressed or ignored. People have no history or hope so they often turn to euthanasia, which is legal. Further there is a 'one-world' government that uses Esperanto for its language and ultimately becomes a servant of the anti-Christ.
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Matthew Fish
Eight years after a virus caused half of the population of the world to go mentally unstable, a man named Ethan chase signs up to become a caretaker for two unstables. One of them, a 'Mirror' and the other a highly functioning 'Amnesiac.'
by N. E. White (ed.) - Smashwords
This compilation brings together short stories by award-winning science fiction and fantasy authors Hugh Howey, Michael J. Sullivan and Tristis Ward. Each story explores a different end of the world in this first-of-its-kind anthology.
by Razor Blade - Smashwords
A 17 km wide asteroid named 2120 Titus is heading towards a collision with Earth. A known object for over a hundred years, scientists struggle to understand why the asteroid is heading towards Earth and why it is emitting an intelligent radio signal.
by Mary Shelley - eBooks@Adelaide
Set in an apocalyptic future ending in the year 2100, this novel concerns a plague that destroys almost all of humankind. Published in 1826 after the death of her husband and three children, The Last Man is Shelley's look at an apocalyptic future.