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The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't, the Mummy That Was, and the Cat in the Jar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short tale of mummies, werewolves, and well preserved felines set in the world of the Parasol Protectorate. Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, are on a mission in Egypt when they encounter visiting tourists and things go all pie shaped. What is his real mission and will his Aunt Archangelica approve of his treatment of her cat?
Aurealis #73
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis features the near-future Melbourne of Daniel Baker’s gritty and evocative ‘Refraction’ and a chilling transformation story, 'Kisses with Teeth’, by Allan Chen. Shane M Brown’s article, ‘The Secret to Selling eBooks’, continues his series on thriving in the new publishing eco-system we live in, and we round things off with a bumper crop of speculative fiction reviews.
One Hundred, Ten, and One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: British English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The MicroSFF twitter stories - science fiction or fantasy stories, told in a single tweet of up to 140 characters - have grown quite popular since they first appeared in the spring of 2013. This collection contains one hundred microfictions, selected from the first 140 posted, as well as ten 100-word stories, and one slightly longer short story.
Wyldsight: Tales of Primal Fantasy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,760. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Feral women challenge men, beasts, the elements and their own inner demons in these six short stories from award-winning fantasy author Satyros Phil Brucato.
I Own My Fears
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The sicko wanted spiders on him. Mistress Xanet thought she knew everything about freaks and kinks. This client was beyond her experience. When black magic twists sex and terror into an inescapable knot, Xanet finds herself plagued by someone else's fears, and she will do anything to be rid of them. Anything. But is she ready to pay evil's unspeakable price?
The Assassin's Curse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.74 from 19 reviews)
When outlaws Amaranthe and Sicarius chance upon imperial spies stealing military prototypes, they immediately give chase. After all, they both want imperial pardons, and what better way to attract the emperor’s favor than by looking after the empire’s interests? What seems like a straightforward mission develops a hitch when the spies flee to a haunted island. A 12,000-word short story.
Enigma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.92 from 13 reviews)
Tikaya and Rias believe they’ll have several calm weeks at sea, but the ship they board is on the run. The captain has acquired a mysterious stolen artifact… and the owners want it back. When he learns of Tikaya’s background, he urges her to decode its secrets, implying her life—and everyone else’s—might be forfeit if she fails. Engima is a 15,000-word short story set after Encrypted.
Fairy Debt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
This a short comedic fairy tail, coming in at just under 5000 words. In it Gail gets up to her usual silly tricks, tea saturated prose, and food driven biting wit.
Tales of Lyrridia: Volume One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Lyrridia, a world of swords and sorcery, enchanted relics and mythical beasts. Experience this fantastic realm through the eyes of different characters in this collection of short stories. A master elvin tracker struggles to make a difficult choice. A fainthearted rovaar prince attempts a daring escape. A young swordsman takes a magical journey. A trio of friends duel their mentor.
Elijah: The Miel Chronicles (A Reign of Blood Companion Story)
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Series: Reign of Blood. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A Reign of Blood Series Companion Story These are the journeys of Miel, the Keeper of the journal. The workings of heaven are shrouded in mystery and myth, leaving us to only theorize as to what awaits us when we pass. There are those among us however, that are special cases. These are good people that have committed a horrendous crime, such as murder.
A Treat for Halloween Tricksters
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Series: L.A. Metro, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(3.00 from 1 review)
Halloween has always been Jess McKenna’s favorite holiday. She jumps at the chance to guide a group of foster children through a community haunted house—never suspecting that her partner Kim will provide her with a trick and treat of her own.
Fairytales From The Other Side - Little Red Riding Hood - From The Wolf's View Point
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A humorous twist on the old fairy tale, Little Red Riding Hood, as seen from the view point of the wolf. Was Ms. Hood really innocent as in the original story? Was the 'Big Bad Wolf' really so bad?
Someone's Been Sleeping In My Bed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: 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 Return (Ways of the Pack series)
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Series: Ways of the Pack, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Vampire, werewolves, gargoyles, vampire hunters and everything else you could possibly imagine kept Galen and Jacey apart. With things finally settling down, Galen returns to his pack for a break from the Vampire Hunters and finds that the little girl he knew is no longer little, nor a girl.
Ouroboros Ouzo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What if you could see the future? What if the future could see YOU? Johannes Cabal, a necromancer of some little infamy, has discovered a way to give some insights into how he should conduct his future researches; by drinking a glass of the legendary "Ouroboros Ouzo." Rare and precious, the liquor is reputed to give a once in a lifetime glimpse into what may be.
Bakkian Chronicles - Short Stories
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Series: Bakkian Chronicles ยท Legends of Lentari. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Disneyland Debacle is a 5,000+ short story chronicling Steve and the gang's hilarious attempt to take a vacation at the happiest place on Earth! Winter Wonderland is a 7,200+ word short story that shows what happens when Mikal's parents visit the "Kingdom of Idaho" for the first time. Speeding snowmobiles and frenzied shopping sprees are just a few activities that await them!
The Tides that Bind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A solitary monk cloistered on a barren isle is swept away by a tidal wave. Rescued by a smitten selkie, he suffers a crisis of faith when she reveals what she did to save him.
Fabulous Beasts (A Dark Fantasy Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Reeling from a breakup with his girlfriend Jean, Paul Miller encounters Cyane, a wealthy model who wants to hire him to create disturbing paintings for nameless clients. But that work is only the start of what she wants from him. To save Jean, himself, and his unborn child, he must learn who and what Cyane really is, and make a harrowing choice.
Shimmer: A Faerie's Tragic Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cover Art by Daniel Chon Ariane & Aureliam have grown up together, always knowing they were destined to spend their lives together. But a chance meeting may bring an end to the happiness they've always hoped to have together. Ariane's father has other plans for her future...and they don't include Aureliam. Short Story - Fairy Tale
Life In Paradise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Julia Maize has lost everything, her fiancé, her best friend, and her job all in one day. Feeling hopeless, she goes to bed that night only to wake up the next morning on an island with four other people—all of which have no idea how they got there or why. This story is a novelette.