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  • For Certain Values of Family by Manna Francis

    For Certain Values of Family by Manna Francis

    Rated: 4.59 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    Every silver lining has a cloud. After the revolution, stability returns for most of the citizens of the European Administration. Revolution has delivered a little more freedom, if not as much as its architects hoped. Some, however, are finding that change also brings more complications and fresh dangers...
  • Control by Manna Francis

    Control by Manna Francis

    Rated: 4.46 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    Power Writes Its Own RulesGaining it, keeping it, or losing it, control is more than just a game--it's a critical tool for survival. No more so than in the Administration, where the Investigation and Interrogation Division's Val Toreth faces professional and personal hazards every day...
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  • Evenfall Volume Two by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Evenfall Volume Two by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Rated: 4.41 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    In a post-apocalyptic future, the Agency works behind the scenes to take down opposition groups that threaten the current government. Their goals justify all means, even when it comes to their own agents.In the newly revised Director's Cut of Evenfall, the second volume follows Sin and Boyd through a long-term undercover mission in Mexico...
  • The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison

    The Book of the Unnamed Midwife by Meg Elison

    Rated: 4.26 of 5 stars
    · 31 ratings
    When she fell asleep, the world was doomed. When she awoke, it was dead.In the wake of a fever that decimated the earth’s population—killing women and children and making childbirth deadly for the mother and infant—the midwife must pick her way through the bones of the world she once knew to find her place in this dangerous new one. Gone are the pillars of civilization...
  • Breaking Jade by Quil Carter

    Breaking Jade by Quil Carter

    Rated: 4.63 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Skyfall, the only city that King Silas spared when he started the Fallocaust. It is a safe haven from the radiation, and a place where there is plant life, electricity, protection; things never seen or felt in the lawless, savage greywastes. In Skyfall lives a teenager named Jade, born and raised in the 'slum district' Moros by an insane mother...
  • Evenfall: Volume 2: Director's Cut by Ais, Santino Hassell

    Evenfall: Volume 2: Director's Cut by Ais, Santino Hassell

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    In a post-apocalyptic future, the Agency works behind the scenes to take down opposition groups that threaten the current government. Their goals justify all means, even when it comes to their own agents.In the newly revised Director's Cut of Evenfall, the second volume follows Sin and Boyd through a long-term undercover mission in Mexico...
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    dystopian  suspense  m-m  dark  science fiction  abuse  military  angst
  • Evenfall Volume One by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Evenfall Volume One by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Rated: 4.22 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    In a post-apocalyptic future, the Agency works behind the scenes to take down opposition groups that threaten the current government. Their goals justify all means, even when it comes to their own agents.Sin is the Agency's most efficient killer. His fighting skills and talent at assassination have led to him being described as a living weapon...
  • Starfighter Chapter 3 by Hamlet Machine

    Starfighter Chapter 3 by Hamlet Machine

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · 11 ratings
    Cain and Abel are transferred to the battleship Sleipnir for a critical mission, and the further they venture into enemy space, the deeper their relationship becomes. As Cain struggles to make a name for himself among his new shipmates, the Commanders assign Abel to a project that may give the Alliance a decisive advantage in the war against the Colterons...
  • Everything Under The Sun by Jessica Redmerski

    Everything Under The Sun by Jessica Redmerski

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Thais Fenwick was eleven-years-old when civilization fell, devastated by a virus that killed off the majority of the world’s population. For seven years, Thais and her family lived in a community of survivors deep in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains...
  • Death Adder by Naomi Lucas

    Death Adder by Naomi Lucas

    Rated: 3.98 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 5 of 5
    Explicit and plentiful [?] · 21 ratings
    Females have returned to Earth, brought here by technology I do not trust. They’ve been claimed and nested and kept far from me.The broken one. The dark one.I will always be alone.When a ship lands in my territory and a black-suited human female appears, I am in awe. I am in NEED.Only, she is surrounded by men.So, I will sneak up on her...
  • Shadow of Deception by Lucy Smoke

    Shadow of Deception by Lucy Smoke

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    Nothing is what it seems… Basra is the eternal city—A paradise filled with relics of the old world. But whispers on the wind speak of destitution and hopelessness. There’s decay beneath the city’s surface. And paradise is filled with lies and deceit… As an ambassador for Tartarus, it’s my duty to bridge the gap between us and the other cities. We need these alliances now more than ever...
  • Blood & Circuses by Manna Francis

    Blood & Circuses by Manna Francis

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    It's set to be a busy autumn in New London and beyond. With the ripples of the revolt still running through the European Administration, Val Toreth is slowly settling into the new flat he shares with Keir Warrick. But on orders from the very highest levels of the Administration, Toreth finds himself leaving his regular beat far behind and heading over the Atlantic to Washington D.C...
    Categorized as:
    mystery  dystopian  m-m  bdsm  science fiction  futuristic  dark  queer
  • Unlucky Break by Manna Francis

    Unlucky Break by Manna Francis

    Rated: 3.89 of 5 stars
    · 9 ratings
    Short story based on The Administration series. Warrick breaks his wrist while with Toreth. They have some explaining to do at the hospital...
  • Prisoner 374215 (The ESTO Universe) by Angel Martinez

    Prisoner 374215 (The ESTO Universe) by Angel Martinez

    Rated: 3.91 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    Dear Author,He enters my cell daily at ten pm. He leaves in the morning at six am. He never says a word. Never moves from where he sits right beside the thick steel door. He does not beat me. He doesn't take me to the tiled room at the end of the corridor. He doesn't goad me, smirk when I wince afterwards, cry, or scream...
  • After Midnight by Santino Hassell

    After Midnight by Santino Hassell

    Rated: 3.90 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    Two decades after war ravaged the nation, one of the last remaining metropolises thrives on a currency of sex, drugs, and lies. Gordon Frost is a survivor. He outlived all of his friends after bombs decimated the hardscrabble neighborhood he grew up in, and he made it through the orphanages and crime-ridden slums that followed...
  • Sedition by Alicia Cameron

    Sedition by Alicia Cameron

    Rated: 3.83 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Sascha’s world changed when Cashiel Michaud bought him, rescuing him from a brothel and a life of torture. They developed a sexual relationship, but can their relationship amount to more than that? Deceit, lies, and political scandal color not only their world, but their relationship, and dark figures from both men’s pasts threaten to intrude on the few moments of peace they have...
    Categorized as:
    dystopian  m-m  science fiction  futuristic  dark  bdsm  abuse  slavery
  • Stolen by Raven Dark, Petra J. Knox

    Stolen by Raven Dark, Petra J. Knox

    Rated: 3.75 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    It all began when the road warriors found me outside Hell’s Burning, lost and dehydrated. When the bikers took me into The Compound, I thought I was saved. Especially when, as a Violet—a rare genetic anomaly prized above all—I’m taken in and raised by one of the wealthiest men in the world...
  • Claimed by Chloe Kent

    Claimed by Chloe Kent

    Rated: 3.20 of 5 stars
    · 5 ratings
    They bought her. Now they will breed her.Even with Earth devastated by an asteroid impact and a tyrant ruling with an iron fist, Skyler Williams is still shocked when she suddenly awakens on another world, naked and on display for three alarmingly sexy aliens...
  • World of Shell and Bone by S.K. Falls

    World of Shell and Bone by S.K. Falls

    Rated: 3.55 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    In a world ravaged by a nuclear holocaust, Vika Cannon knows there are no guarantees: no guarantees of safety, no guarantees that your neighbor is not actually a spy for the government, and no guarantees you’ll be allowed to emigrate to a new life in Asia. New Amana (as the North and South American continents are now called) is dying...
    Categorized as:
    dystopian  science fiction  dark  futuristic
  • Filthy Beasts by Loki Renard

    Filthy Beasts by Loki Renard

    Rated: 3.45 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 4 of 5
    Explicit open door [?] · 11 ratings
    They told me the men who live on the surface were filthy beasts... They were right! For a highborn daughter of the great tower, never touched by the hands of a man, there is no greater shame than exile to the surface...
  • The Beast: A SciFi Alien Romance by Jenny Foster

    The Beast: A SciFi Alien Romance by Jenny Foster

    Rated: 3.43 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    A human female. A ruthless alien. A dangerous beast she awakens inside of him. His name is Ar’Van. He is the best hunter money can buy. Tall, dangerous, non-human – and the last of his kind. When a new assignment brings him to Earth, he doesn’t expect much resistance. The women he is supposed to deliver to the warlord of the Qua’Hathri are easy targets...
  • The Interludes by Santino Hassell, Ais

    The Interludes by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Rated: 4.59 of 5 stars
    · 27 ratings
    The Interludes is an anthology of stand alone stories that exist between Book #2 (Afterimage) and Book #4 (Fade) of the In The Company of Shadows series. This anthology contains key plot points and major development of characters and relationships that cannot be missed...
  • Fade by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Fade by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Rated: 4.57 of 5 stars
    · 22 ratings
    Years after the bombs of WWIII have changed the physical and political landscape, the Agency ruthlessly works behind the scenes to take down rebel groups that threaten the current government. Their goals justify all means. Hsin Liu Vega (Sin) is their most efficient and deadly assassin ever...
  • Afterimage by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Afterimage by Santino Hassell, Ais

    Rated: 4.55 of 5 stars
    · 23 ratings
    In the Company of Shadows is a series about two people who are thrown together as partners in a secret agency; their mission is to disband rebels who have propagated in a post-war future, but they have to deal with everything that comes with an unlikely partnership as well...
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    mystery  suspense  dystopian  war  fantasy  erotica  futuristic  abuse
  • First Against the Wall by Manna Francis

    First Against the Wall by Manna Francis

    Rated: 4.74 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    Who is leading the rabble to victory? Toreth shifted against the wall, trying to get comfortable. Between bruises and handcuffs, he didn't have much success. On the first day, in the first cell, the lights had been on, the water dispenser working, and the prisoner feeding schedule still running. Then the lights went out, and things had gone steadily downhill from there...
    Categorized as:
    suspense  mystery  dystopian  futuristic  dark  bdsm  m-m  erotica
  • The Darkness Outside Us by Eliot Schrefer

    The Darkness Outside Us by Eliot Schrefer

    Rated: 4.40 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 2 of 5
    Behind closed doors [?] · 40 ratings
    Two boys, alone in space.After the first settler on Titan trips her distress signal, neither remaining country on Earth can afford to scramble a rescue of its own, and so two sworn enemies are installed in the same spaceship.Ambrose wakes up on the Coordinated Endeavor, with no memory of a launch...
  • Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

    Gideon the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir

    Rated: 4.26 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 1 of 5
    Glimpses and kisses [?] · 87 ratings
    The Emperor needs necromancers.The Ninth Necromancer needs a swordswoman.Gideon has a sword, some dirty magazines, and no more time for undead nonsense.Tamsyn Muir’s Gideon the Ninth, first in The Locked Tomb Trilogy, unveils a solar system of swordplay, cut-throat politics, and lesbian necromancers. Her characters leap off the page, as skillfully animated as arcane revenants...
  • In The Afterlight by Alexandra Bracken

    In The Afterlight by Alexandra Bracken

    Rated: 4.37 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 2 of 5
    Behind closed doors [?] · 36 ratings
    Ruby can't look back. Fractured by an unbearable loss, she and the kids who survived the government's attack on Los Angeles travel north to regroup. With them is a prisoner: Clancy Gray, son of the president, and one of the few people Ruby has encountered with abilities like hers. Only Ruby has any power over him, and just one slip could lead to Clancy wreaking havoc on their minds...
  • Games & Players by Manna Francis

    Games & Players by Manna Francis

    Rated: 4.61 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    It's all fun and games until somebody loses... Socioanalysts can read minds and motives at a glance, predict the future, manipulate the smallest actions of their unwitting puppets, and crush careers with a single word...or so the popular rumors say. Their arrival is dreaded everywhere in the European Administration, even the Investigation and Interrogation Division...
  • Kye by Nyssa Kathryn

    Kye by Nyssa Kathryn

    Rated: 4.58 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 3 of 5
    Open door [?] · 15 ratings
    Sometimes it’s in the depths of hell, that one finds their angel.Samantha Jacobs thought she was aiding her government. She believed the chip she created, the one that could change the world, would be used for the good of mankind. But it was all a lie…and she discovered the truth too late. Now, Samantha will suffer dearly for her mistake...
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