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A Thousand Tears
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
A tragic fantasy tale that will hopefully drive home the point: that communication is of foremost importance in all relationships.
The Story
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A cautionary short tale of the dangers of promiscuous bibilophilia. An 800 word short story.
Carnival
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It's not the coin you pay to get into the sideshow that bothers you, it's being fooled by the hucksters. But if you go the carnival thinking you're prepared for hoaxes and braced against trickery, you're ready game for the master showman, because he knows you better than you think. Even so, it's not him you have to be afraid of. Is it the show? Or is what you don't know about yourself?
Setting Boundaries
Price: Free! Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
For journeyman wizard Jareth the task of setting the boundaries between the lands of Elves, Dwarves and men is the opportunity of a lifetime and a chance to meet the great Elon of Aerilann, Elven councilor to the High King. What he doesn't know is that the journey will test him to his limits and forge friendships that will last for centuries.
The Corpse King
Price: Free! Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sixty years before the events of ELEGY: Book One of the Arbiter Codex, a young Arbiter named D'Arden Tal and his mentor, Havox Khaine, venture into a strange kingdom on the edge of nowhere. Within the borders of this nameless land lie horrors beyond imagining, and a monarch named THE CORPSE KING. For fans of Robert E. Howard, Karl Edward Wagner and Andrzej Sapkowski.
Beasts of Burden
Price: Free! Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the royal household the lord's eldest son, Kan, lives a life of privilege. Chosen by God and fate, he will one day assume his father's throne. But in a land where divine providence comes with giant stature and dominion over the giant, shaggy beasts that toil on the Komasaru plains, Kan senses that something is wrong. What he discovers threatens the very foundation of his entire world.
Jikininki
Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Emi Nakano just wants to eat carrion in peace. And thanks to a business deal she had going with Goro Nanase, that was possible...until a group of teenagers posed a threat to her way of life. No big deal, though. She'll just scare them off; how hard can it be? Jikininki is eighth story in the Bestiary Tales.
Transcripts from the Other Side
Price: Free! Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Today is Bill's lucky day: he's dead. Transcripts Series Part 1, Transcripts from the Other Side Part 2, Heaven: The Beta-test (out now) Part 3, coming soon
Edwin
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Edwin" is a fantasy short story about a Storyteller who suffers from blank spots in his memory. The problem is when he wakes up one time covered in blood. Read it for free at http://stories.osterin.com
Greed (The Seven Deadly Stones Book I)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three scientists on an expedition in the Himalayas discover a unique stone with an unusual attraction. They soon find themselves in the midst of the battle between Heaven and Hell as the stone's fate and that of the scientists unravels. Can an evil prophecy be fulfilled, or will the birth of a boy save mankind?
What the Dead Fear
Price: Free! Words: 14,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In Limbo, the dead are forbidden from meddling in the destinies of the living. When Juniper discovers her friend is in danger, she must choose whether to sacrifice her eternal freedom to save the innocent.
Waif (A fantasy short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When midnight comes, Waif must serve Young Master. But what service will he demand of her? This Greyhart Press e-book is a short story, a perfect length to enjoy on your lunch break, or to complement a drink in your favorite coffee house.
Promises
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shay, a Blade Whisperer, has made a promise. A promise she is determined to keep, no matter the consequences or the pain that promise might cause. She has searched long, following the countless whispers of forgotten blades, until one quiet whisper reveals the blade she seeks. And now that she’s found the bewitched dagger, she must fulfill her promise to set her lover free…by killing him.
Winter's Bite
Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Many years ago, Ysabon made her living by the sword as a skilled mercenary. Now she lives in Westedge with her brother's children, tending to the animals and afraid of dying old and useless. When a horrible winter storm drives monsters down from the mountains, Ysabon can save her family and her village if she finds the strength to take up the sword for a final battle. (A short story.)
The Master of Dimensional Intrigue
Price: Free! Words: 16,850. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When an accountant for a high tech company is accidentally transported to an alternate dimension he finds himself carried along on a series of amusing escapades. Short on descriptive passages yet long on humor and ingenious ideas. A quick read for those who like light fantasy.
Trial by Fire
Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
From the Author of The Changeling King. Ever imagined what its like to be a dragon? Wondered what it would be like to feel the wind rush beneath your wings or the fire to swell in your chest before bursting forth from your mouth? This is the official biography of Al'ahzaab, the Golden One. Fighter, mate, father, dragon.
Alice and the Rabbit - A Shards of Heaven Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alice knew she wasn't anywhere near drunk enough to be sitting on the manicured lawn in a quaint little garden looking at a large white rabbit, especially one quite so well dressed. She had been at the wedding rehearsal, now left wondering if Brian had been spiking her drinks. Alice could only wonder what her therapist in Toronto was going to make out of this...
Warlord
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Novelet of 12k words. Avandar Gallais is a domicis, and he has served Jewel ATerafin since she was sixteen. Long before he was a servant, he was known as The Warlord. He built and ruled empires--but there are reasons he chose a life of service. Those reasons are the core of this story, which takes place before and around the events of the novel House Name.
The Peachwood Flute
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Callihoo Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fantasy short story set in medieval Japan. Noriaki is a ronin--a masterless samurai--and his flute-playing days are behind him. But when he and his companions wander into a cursed village, his forgotten skills may be the only thing that can save them.
Into the Oven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Faced with starvation, a father wonders if he can live with himself after abandoning his children. Hansel and Gretel are still so young and there are rumors of a witch stalking the woods. But witch and stepmother and father are not who they seem in this twisted version of the classic tale.