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Some Girlfriends Can
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It's hard enough trying to be the perfect girlfriend. But how is Lauren supposed to compete when her boyfriend's ex is a literal goddess? "Some Girlfriends Can" is a sparkling short story for adults that mixes chick lit humor and mythic fantasy. It was originally published in the speculative fiction magazine Strange Horizons.
The Briarwood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The prickly evergreen vines behind the childhood home of Martin Luske-Sanders rise and fall in great dunes of black-tipped thorns. There are hidden things here, inexplicable and monstrous things, lost shards of time. And it stretches before him, a dismal reflection of his future, a haunting memory of his past. A lost brother, a final truth lurking amongst the bloodthirsty thorns of the briarwood.
The Truth of Rock and Roll
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A young man believes his dreams are doomed, until an old man who let his own dreams die long ago tells him a story of young love and teenage dreams and rock and roll magic. A story about being young and being brave, and the girl who taught him how to be both.
Katlyn Zinger and the Hornless Unicorn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 220,420. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Monotech sets its sights on The Yard, the only things preventing the Zinger estate from being turned into a golf course are a sacred, but centuries forgotten, pact and a man who hears voices. Can Katlyn, her eccentric cousin Mitchel, and the certifiably schizophrenic Silas find six secretive, supernatural Guardian spirits in time to evict a crazed, toxic monster from their land?
The Enchanted Garden
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.00 from 1 review)
Benji loses his parents in a car accident and is sent to live with his grandparents in Ireland. The problem: He has never met them before, and he doesn't speak English. Life in his new home is miserable for him until he meets some of Ireland's mystical inhabitants and things change.... "The Enchanted Garden" is a modern fairy tale for young and old.
Devil's Icebox
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Series: Dark Earth, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Book two in the Dark Earth series. Lord Baxter’s portal between Earth and Dark Earth beckons. Eager to seek the promises of the otherworld’s powers, Cassiopeia has been sent by her Lord to ensure his realm rivals the mightiest of nations. Her quest remains the only constant amongst the chaos and the one thing she yearns most to be rid of.
Pandora
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by Caldwell Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Pandora Jump was accustomed to a very normal life. She went to work. She went home. She went to sleep. A long haul from the life she once had as a linguist for the CIA. Enter Zeke—tall, dark, handsome, carrying a gun and a million dollar cross.
Solace: Uncharted Territory
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Series: Solace, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,890. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
When I found Jack I knew that my life would change. I just didn’t expect that his desire for my death would send me on a path to accept what I had believed was evil.
All My Nocturnal Days
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A man, inexplicably afraid to sleep,trades jobs with the Queen of the Night.
Heaven's Echo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012 by Arcana Studio Inc.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Thousands of years ago, the city of Atlantis went from a land of obedience and peace to a set of islands at war. Each Atlantean possessed a unique gift that allowed some to fly, some to build, and some to control the elements. But when the people of Atlantis turned against their creator, their abilities were taken, and nearly all were killed.
Field of Snakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Mossy Feet Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The snakes are coming. The short story collections Five Tales for the Campfire - Volume 2 and Ten Tales for the Campfire include this contemporary dark fantasy story.
Channelling
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 47,890. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A junior college professor goes through a heart transplant from an animal donor;a swine. After generating much controversy before the operation he begins to changed like a pig. He makes the world news of being a medical mistake and a public curiosity. He becomes a recluse, shying away from society which have rejected him. He fathers a child and everyone is curious of the outcome.
The Tower of Il Serrohe
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,200. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Tower of Il Serrohe pulls us into the deteriorating life of Don Vargas thrown out of the house by his promiscuous wife. He lands in a dilapidated casita which, of course, is a portal to another world. Reluctantly, Don is seduced by an alternative existence in the Valle Abajo, a valley strangely like and unlike his own Rio Grande Valley.
Do-Over: a short story about a man and a second chance at life
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Crescere Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
One change. One chance. If you had a chance to change one thing in your life, what would you do over? One man gets a chance to answer that question, a chance for a second time around...or does he? One change. One man. One shot.
Imaginary Maid Forgets She is Late for a Banquet
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012 by Triple V Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Bianca's had about enough of Paulette, the school bully. But when she calls up magic to help out, both girls are in for more than they bargained for. Much more. A magic-fantasy short story from the author of "Akio Draws Manga"
Give the Devil his Due
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Michael was given the best deal one could imagine. Fame, riches, and no strings attached. The contract laid it out plainly. He would get everything he wanted, along with a "Get out of Hell Free" card. What could possibly go wrong? Along with this story are two of the most popular short stories written by Brand Gamblin: "Worse than the Disease" and "Snake Skin".
Reggie & Ryssa and the Scavenger Hunt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,950. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
New adventures await the twins as they return to Faery for another summer of competition. The Seelie and Unseelie Courts are moving toward the brink of a Faery war. Reggie & Ryssa find new changes to their training schedule and a series of impossible tasks set before them to gather the strange list of items for a Faery Scavenger Hunt.
Alone: The Girl in the Box, Book 1
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Price: Free! Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The beginning of a new series of paranormal thriller from author Robert J. Crane.
The Wizard Takes a Fitness Class
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
You asked for more Wizard, and you got it. The mysterious Wizard is back, and this time he's brought his demons--literally. What's this about a nemesis, and a gambling addiction? Can't an old man just grab a cone of Ben & Jerry's without Chinatown's zombies getting in the way? You don't have to be an LGBTQutie-patootie to shake your booty in The Wizard Takes a Fitness Class.
Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the night Anna’s boyfriend tried to kill her, Anna’s badly injured cat Star disappeared. Now, half a continent away, Star has returned. Is it her ghost? Or has Star herself somehow made her own incredible journey across the country to be with the only person she’s ever loved? With bonus story, “Cat Nap.” "Rusch is a great storyteller." Romantic Times