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Toad Words And Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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From author T. Kingfisher comes a collection of fairy-tale retellings for adults. By turns funny and dark, sad and lyrical, this anthology draws together in one volume such stories as "The Wolf and the Woodsman," "Loathly," and "Bluebeard's Wife," along with an all-new novella, "Boar & Apples." Author's Note: Many of these stories have appeared in various forms on the author's blog.
Spirits Abroad (ebook)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Here there be dragons ... and aunties. Campbell-nominated author Zen Cho's collection SPIRITS ABROAD "refreshingly reimagine[s] the idea of home and tradition and family without offering tidy or pat resolutions" (The Star). The ebook features 15 speculative short stories, author commentary and an ebook-only cover by artist Likhain.
Novascapes: A Speculative Fiction Anthology from the Hunter Region of Australia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Invisible Elephant Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A fantastic collection of short fiction. Minotaurs, mermaids, vampires and dinosaurs compete for space alongside devils, angels, aliens and completely indescribable entities. The authors collected in Novascapes transport you from one side of the multi-verse to the other and leave you breathless and wide eyed at the possibilities of simple existence.
Fantasy Short Stories: Issue 2
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Series: Fantasy Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magical Swords, Elves and Horrifying Monsters – Welcome to the world of Fantasy Short Stories. Fantasy Short Stories Issue 2 features five great fantasy tales—all of them set in traditional fantasy settings. Stories from: Noeleen Kavanagh, Kristin Janz, C. L. Holland, Darla Bowen and David Leishman.
Prickle Moon
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: Australian English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The skillful first collection by prolific New Zealand fantasist Marillier (the Bridei Chronicles and others for adults and teens) includes 14 short stories, as well as an introduction by Sophie Masson and detailed author’s notes.
Betwixt Issue 6
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,120. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 6 collects all four stories originally published online. Issue 6 includes original fiction by AJ Fitzwater, Kyle E. Miller, Gabriela Santiago, and Reshad Staitieh.
The Sea
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Imaginative stories involving the sea, offered up by Alex Hughes, Amy Lee Burgess, Andrea Jones, Anna Reith, Barry King, Benjamin Knox, Camille Griep, Diane Awerbuck, Don Webb, J.C. Piech, Rob Porteous, Simon Dewar, Steve Jones, Toby Bennett, and Wayne Goodchild. Plunge into watery worlds where mystery, horror or wonder await.
Black Static #44 Horror Magazine (Jan-Feb 2015)
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The January–February issue of Black Static contains illustrated dark fiction by Simon Avery, Priya Sharma, Jackson Kuhl, E. Catherine Tobler, and Tyler Keevil. The cover art is 'Ghost' by Martin Hanford. Features include the regular comment columns by Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker, an extensive interview with author Tim Waggoner, and a reviews of a great many books and movies.
Salsa Nocturna
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Down the midnight streets of New York, a whole invisible universe churns to life in Daniel José Older’s debut collection of ghost noir.
Love & Other Poisons
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Innsmouth Free Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Poison is in everything, and no thing is without poison. The dosage makes it either a poison or a remedy. This collection of 18 speculative stories, including three never found in print before, explores the meaning of love, and, of course, of poison.
The Old Races: Year of Miracles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Four hundred years ago, master vampire Eliseo Daisani and dragonlord Janx fell in love with a human woman during the Year of Miracles–the year London burned. This is her story.
Night on the Milky Way Railway
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,470. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Little J Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
Giovanni is having trouble concentrating at school because he's tired from his part-time job and he doesn't have time to play with any of his friends any more. His local village is getting ready to hold their annual star festival, but Giovanni feels as if he's been left out. But then the most amazing thing happens, and Giovanni finds himself riding on a train heading through the Milky Way.
Along the Rim of Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,300. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In twelve stories originally published in magazines and anthologies, characters find themselves skirting the often uncertain boundary between this world and others, by choice, by chance, or by coercion.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (October 2014)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,090. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Sands of Time (a John Dee collection)
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Series: John Dee Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,340. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Cursed by Heaven and Hell, the Mage of Many Names wanders the ages from land to land, his ways often mysterious, his goals changing with events and his moods. From ancient Rome to modern Iraq and then to worlds beyond, he goes by names such as Simon Magus, John Dee, and many others. Within this collection are 16 short stories.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2015)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Artemis: A Short Story from The Undying Night
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,100. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Nexus is gone. Long live the Unspoken. There are few in Elemos who do not know the name ‘Artemis’. She is a living legend among her people, a keeper of the peace and defender of the faith, and the tales of her bravery and devotion date back centuries. But there are precious few who know more than just the name and the story, and the truth is far stranger than has ever been told.
Pandora: A Short Story from The Undying Night
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The Nexus is gone. Long live the Unspoken Ever since childhood, the Sorceress Pandora has been cursed with prophetic visions. These visions have guided her throughout her entire life, and they are never wrong. She has foreseen a battle against a long-dead God, a battle that will destroy her homeland and claim her own life. And it draws nearer with every passing day.
Under Her Protection: Stories of Women to the Rescue
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014 by KD Sarge. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Sometimes men are the ones trapped in a tower, or bound by a curse, or doomed to stay in the underworld. Damsels or not, they need rescuing too. And these are just the women to do it... A swordswoman and a scholar. A grim reaper and a dead man. A maidservant and an inventor. A new university grad and a prince.
Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2014
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Series: Mad Scientist Journal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by DefCon One Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nonhuman religions, clones of classical composers, and the mating habits of socks. These are but some of the strange tales to be found in this book. Mad Scientist Journal: Autumn 2014 collects three month's worth of essays from the fictional worlds of mad science.