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Aurealis #72
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurealis #72 features the testing and touching ‘Age’ from Ashlee Jade and the tough and turbulent ‘Ballard and Ballard: A Biopunk Detective Tale of 2080 AD’ from Steven Ma. Shane M Brown offers some salient advice with ‘The Pitfalls of Self-Publishing’. With some of the most searching SF/Fantasy reviews available anywhere and top-notch artwork, Aurealis #72 is bursting with goodness.
The Assassin's Tale
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Series: World of the Frostborn, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Mara is an assassin of the Red Family, the dreaded assassins of the city of Cintarra, and few can match her lethal skill. But Mara has a dark secret. Her father was a dark elven prince, and his terrible power stirs in her blood. And when she faces her next target, that power threatens to devour her…
Aurealis #71
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aurealis #71 has superb stories from Michael Grey and Emma Osborne, plus Shane M Brown's advice on e-publishing and our extensive reviews section.
Crows Among Doves
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 14,700. Language: British English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Emie and Joshua were best friends up until her father died and their relationship crumbled. Recently, another death has brought them together, and now they're closer than before. However, this new death has thrown Emie into a supernatural power struggle where Joshua's rival longs to kill her.
My Sister's Song
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
The warrior Mithra must repel a Roman legion alone and armed only with a very peculiar weapon. To protect her lands and her tribe, Mithra comes up with a sticky solution to an impossible problem. Written in 1998, this short story was New York Times Bestselling author Gail Carriger’s first professional sale.
They Say the Sirens Left the Seas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The last dragon faces his death... A magician bases his life on a misheard word... A teenager goes looking for his friends' girlfriends, none of whom have ever been seen... 46 poems by James Hutchings.
Aurealis #50
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Aurealis is the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror. Aurealis #50, edited by Michael Pryor, features Patty Jansen’s cracking hard SF ‘Abode’ and a quintessentially piece of Australian SF with Jonathan Robb’s ‘Remembering the Mimi’. On top of this it’s the usual Aurealis interviews, links and reviews. Aurealis #50 is a goldmine.
Ice Cracker II (and other stories)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
She's wanted for crimes against the throne. He's the empire’s most notorious assassin. With bounties on their heads and soldiers hunting them, they’re not likely candidates for heroics, but they're on a quest for redemption. They'll have to pursue and conquer great threats to earn the emperor's recognition.... Three stand-alone stories set in the author's "Emperor's Edge" universe.
Ghost Drums: A Dark Supernatural Fantasy
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Series: Immortal Nights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The vampire, Lazarus Kalon, is intent upon stealing the power of a shape shifter, a shaman of the Kwakiutl people. Yet, as Lazarus moves in on the shaman and the Kwakiutl village, another supernatural being comes into play, a demon with his own agenda for the Kwakiutl and who is very aware of Lazarus' presence and intent.
A Petition to Magic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 10 reviews)
*** 5 STAR review recipient from Reader's Favourite! *** Queen Celeste rose to power a month ago, after the sudden death of her mother. When Marcus, a Virduran farmer, claims that his cow was stolen and brutally slaughtered by his neighbour, Queen Celeste agrees to hear the case personally. This is unheard of in Virdura, but Celeste is desperate to prove herself to her subjects.
The Blood of Cowards: A Dark Supernatural Fantasy
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Series: Immortal Nights, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The vampire, Lazarus Kalon, is on his way back to Atlanta to liberate his treasure before the city falls to Sherman's army. Sick from a prolonged thirst, Lazarus, encounters three rebel deserters in the Appalachians. Yet, as Lazarus closes in on the deserters, he is overcome by an awareness that one of these soldiers may be worthy of the immortal gift.
Abode of the Damned: A Dark Supernatural Fantasy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
The last thing Cole Sunger remembers is the trap door creaking open beneath his feet on the gallows of Arkwood Penitentiary. Now Cole is awake – aware - in a frighteningly dark realm populated by demonic creatures. Utterly perturbed by his dark supernatural locale, Cole allies himself with two other damned souls, Clancy and Lucy, and soon learns he has arrived in Hell amidst a demon uprising.
Would That It Were
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this fun little story, Caravan Master Nuri gets more than he bargained for when he asks a fortune teller to do a reading for him! (Originally published in Fables Ezine)
Ravel (A story of Aligare)
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Series: Stories of Aligare. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Aster has a new family of her own, rooted in the small town her insect people have lived in for generations. Then, on wandering winds, comes the merry avian bard, Llarez. Perhaps he's too merry, since he sparks the thoughts of freedom Aster has never known what to do with.
Hard Changes
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Series: Boucher's World ยท Tales from the Change. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,780. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What will Randa do when her vow-mate goes fishing and doesn’t return? She lives in a remote area with her children. With their provider gone,she is the only one left to keep them alive. Will her mate return? What will happen when they meet the beings they believe are demons? Change is very hard,and it takes courage to be able to meet all the challenges. A story of birth, death, and other changes.
Fiery Knights
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When all others have run from the dark scourge of the Undead, the Church alone stands. After geo-political states dissolved mankind turned to the Church to stand against the plague. Militant Orders are formed and set forth to do battle. Fiery Knights follows one squad as it is shot down over the enemies country and has to hike their way out.
Accounts: An 'Intimate History of the Greater Kingdom' Story
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Series: An Intimate History of the Greater Kingdom. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A mysterious figure battles a madam for the futures of a pair of beautiful children in this prequel set of shorts to the series "An Intimate History of the Greater Kingdom."
Aurealis #54
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Aurealis is the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror. Aurealis #54 is edited by Michael Pryor. This issue includes stories from Jack Nicholls and Karen Maric, an extended interview with Trudi Canavan plus news and reviews highlighting the best new writing in speculative fiction.
The Warrior Within
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Order of the Soul has been disbanded for years, the sisterhood of the Warriors scattered to the winds. But when Makena wished to learn the Warrior's Way, Jhyssa took the young neophyte under her tutelage. Now the impossible has happened -- war has broken out in the land, and the battlecry sounds once more. Will Makena heed the Warrior's teachings or seek her own way?
The Lost Alien Artifact 3 (Part I)
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Explorers uncover a transcendent black sphere after it has been buried away for billions of years and only discover its true origins and it being an ultimate time machine/voyager when they activate it, and are left stunned when its vast unstable energy explosions blast out across an infinity of outer dimensions with such force that it threatens to warp or rip away and destroy space and time!