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Tickling the Dragon's Tail by Thomas Lombard
Series: The Chronicles of Nevin Reasoner, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 64,680. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The title is a phrase used by geologists for predetonation from radioactive uranium, one of the dangers facing Nevin Reasoner and friends as they try to pacify two warring kingdoms. Nevin Reasoner teams up with three others to use magery and scientific acumen to deal with obstacles posed by a rogue scientist, angry trolls, an even angrier Elf-Lord, desperate dwarves, and a megalomaniacal king.
Pyrrhic Victory by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 25,870. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A zombie apocalypse has nearly wiped out Mankind. One of the last intact Marine platoons protects a self-described wizard as he summons an ally that can destroy all zombies for good. But is the enemy of our enemy really our friend? This is a short story, with a Preface and Sample Excerpts.
Scorched: A Leila Marx World Novella by Amber Garr
Price: Free! Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
As a cambion with a conscience, guilt plagues Conner Hoffman's mind, while the sweet taste of souls satisfy more than just his incubus cravings. A chance encounter with a beautiful harpy leads Conner down a road to his inevitable fate. Forced to embrace his demon side in order to defeat those determined to see him destroyed, he may have to sacrifice all that's left of his humanity.
Blue Caladium by Nila N Brown
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Well of Mladris has been poisoned by the apprentice wizard Galzuth and the Eloen Witches are dying. If the Three Moons of the Nerinx dies, Nafelahar will plunge into darkness. Queen Halaema sends Nissa and Sir Darcassian on a perilous journey to find the black unicorn and extract a cure before it's too late.
Letters from Novosibirsk by Mark Saba
Price: Free! Words: 39,090. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In Letters from Novosibirsk an international group of iconoclastic colonists living in New Siberia (of the late 21st century) communicate to the rest of the world via a journal in which they offer advice for saving human civilization. Trouble is, a group of ghosts in their town, previously known as Vydrino, does not welcome them, nor their attitudes. In the end no one’s life is what it used to be.
For the stellar and more voodoolulu – for the 1st annual scavenger hunt extravaganza [and her helpers and fellow organizers] From Danielle Hughes [thanks for all the great music over the years] by Danielle Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
These are rough notes from a fiction idea I was exploring that used an assortment of ideas I was considering. I thought the rough notes were interesting enough to allow people to see, but not worth pursuing further as a fiction piece currently. The idea was that sometimes in a community there might be a surge in group energy for an assortment of reasons might need to be worked off in many ways.5.2
The Apes of Eden - The Journey Begins by Jon P. Gunn
You set the price! Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by iCrew Digital Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Can one literary work be an epic poem, a tutorial on philosophies from Mesopotamia to the present and a laugh-out-loud compendium of satirical humor? Welcome to The Apes of Eden - The Journey Begins. I'm kinda glad you got us in this fix-- you never let me do my magic tricks.
The Dragon Wizard (Dragon Adventure Series: Book Three) by Ben L. Hughes
Price: Free! Words: 12,910. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 1 review)
Dragons have lived in secrecy for over a thousand years, patiently waiting for the return of a Dragon Wizard. It was prophesied that he could lead them out of the darkness and into the new age. Splinter believes she has found the one with power, but as he ignores his destiny, the prophecy that foretold of the age of dragons is in jeopardy of going unfulfilled. Ages 7-14+
NightKind by Holly Tuesday Baxter
Price: Free! Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Ella Fine has never seen the moon. Her entire life she has been locked inside her home to be safe from the NightKind, unimaginable beasts who screech and howl through the streets of Los Angeles as soon as the sun has fallen out of the sky. But she knows there is something else out there, something that calls to her. And when she answers that call, nothing will ever be the same.
Anna (a short story) by K.S. Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Once upon a time a little girl woke up in the dark and thought to herself, 'I seem to have forgotten something.'" And so Anna's quest for what she has forgotten begins... 'Anna' is a short, dark fable that can be enjoyed by all ages.
The Icit (a short story) by K.S. Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Icit is a short, fairy tale story. In the middle of dark, snowy woods, that have never known the warmth of spring, lives the Hunter and his daughter Rina. When the Hunter does not return one night, Rina knows her father has been stolen by the Icit - a terrible creature who roams the woods. With the help of three magical coals, Rina sets off to save her father.
Someone's Been Sleeping In My Bed by Steven Zelko
Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Skye's life is exactly where it should be at her age; several rungs up the corporate ladder, a vegan boyfriend whose looks are only matched by his naivete, and a yoga-toned body draped in natural blonde locks. Life is going well, that is until her grandmother dies and she has to go look after her cottage.
The Girl Inside the Wall (Book 1 of Demons Among Us) by Patrick Quinlan
Series: Demons Among Us. Price: Free! Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by StrawberryBooks. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Book 1 of the DEMONS AMONG US series. Eleven years old, Jessica “Jessie” James can read people’s minds simply by touching them. She’s plagued by the image of a five-year-old girl trapped behind a cinderblock wall. A man comes. When Jessie touches him, she learns his secrets. He’s Victor Strake, a serial killer of children. Pursued by Strake, Jessie struggles to save her sanity and her life.
Into the Darkness (Darkness, 1) by K.F. Breene
Series: Darkness, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,210. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(5.00 from 4 reviews)
I’d always been different. I saw objects in the night where others saw emptiness. Large, human shaped shadows, fierce yet beautiful, melting into the darkness. I collected secrets like other women collected bells; afraid to fully trust lest my oddities be exposed. Until I saw him. He’d been gliding down the street, unshakable confidence in every step.
The Flying Buffalo Unicorn by Larry Good
Series: Across The Mistercald, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 41,010. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
It's a huge disaster! The windmills in The Land of Pink Windmills are beginning to disappear. The croapfs are attacking again! With sootballs! All you can see of Meri's face is the whites of her eyes. Then she tells Wut that Sticktight has given her the owingstones to deliver to The Land of Strawberry Dawn. He gets a very exciting idea! And soon Jethro the Buffalo Unicorn is flying! Yes!
Herald of the New World by L. D. Dailey
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A dynasty stands at the brink of annihilation. Its fate lies within the hands of one kunoichi, but not in the matter anyone suspects...
Divide and Conquer Volume One by Foil and Phaser
Price: Free! Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This collection of short stories is the product of a Foil & Phaser workshop where a group of authors collectively tried to complete the 2013 National Novel Writing Month challenge of writing 50,000 words in the month of November. The goal was to have the group submit their stories, and then they would peer edit to critique and offer suggestions to improve their writing. (38,000 words approx.)
Unseen: Chronicles of the Royal Society for Investigation of the Paranormal by Kate Gray
Series: Chronicles of the Royal Society for Investigation of the Paranormal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 53,320. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Major Gordon Macconnach comes to India at the behest of General Lord Hugh Abington, to be his second-in-command, as well as to put his peculiar talents at the general’s disposal. The major is from an old family in the Highlands, which has always had its ties with the Fair Folk. Every generation has borne several Macconnachs with unusual abilities.