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A Father’s Wish
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Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 980. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
“The years flew by us like petals…” In a time when sitting is an art, a father and son recline and watch dreams unfold. Seasons come and go, and whispers can be heard amid the trees. As age settles upon us, we face this challenge: try to remember … don’t let go. “A Father’s Wish” is the latest unforgettable story from Angelica Bordeaux, author of “The Flea in Mauritius”.
Complete Me
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Price: Free! Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The greater the magic, the greater the price, and love magic is the greatest of all. Dalin spends his evenings ferrying lovers as a gondolier, wishing he could be one of the them. Drawn to his longing, a faerie promises to teach him the spell to find his true love. When the woman of his dreams is pulled from another world, no magic in life can guarantee a happily ever after.
Christmas Sleigh Ride
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You think you know him. You don't. He is so much older than you think. He has worn many masks and many names down the ages. But not matter how many masks he wears, no matter how many names we give him, how many roles he takes, he remembers the time before the ages began. And he remembers his first duty. In the darkest part of winter, he rides out to carry the light across the world.
Four for Christmas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by Metamorphosis Press. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Four heartwarming Christmas stories to light up the season. Stories filled with magic, crazy decorating and just a little mayhem. Includes: 'Jokul Frosti', 'The Christmas Tree', 'We Wish You a Merry Christmas' and 'The Best Little Christmas Ever'.
A meeting with the president
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: Simple English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This narrative collection is varied, it includes a lot of charming short stories, it discusses a lot of issues, in so many aspects it depends on fancy. Speaking about trains which seem to be easy and realistic, talking about frogs which want to rule the world, it’s a fancy too but it surly has a point, where the frogs going up high building and tried to control the world.
Retold: Six Fairytales Reimagined
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From Beauty and the Beast to Scheherazade, and Baba Yaga to the North Wind, fairy tales have inspired readers for generations. In Retold, six fables from across the globe are re-imagined--with a subversive twist. This anthology collects six short stories from diverse, feminist, and original perspectives. These aren't your storybook fairy tales.
The Christmas Key
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
One Christmas Eve night, Stephen Swift prepares to end his life. In the process, he not only finds a reason to live but also learns that love is the greatest power of all. A hauntingly-beautiful Christmas short story.
Dead Dog by My Side
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Summoning the dead can ruin more than your life. Harrison enjoys a picnic lunch with the love of his life until she asks the wrong question. Now Harrison must confess that the dead leave their graves for him. Can their relationship survive the truth about his deepest secret? And if it does, can Harrison handle learning that Sheila has a secret of her own?
The Six Swans
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short fairy tale retelling of The Six Swans. Originally by the brother's Grimm. A girl must save her cursed brothers by sewing shirts for them out of nettles. She can't speak until the task is finished.
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.
Amalia By-the-Sea: Dancing With The Black Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"It was a baby, it was, but a dragon it be..." Livya Minnow is dying from the coughing disease. But before she succumbs to her sickness, she tells her daughter, Amalia, about the night she saw a dragon. This is a bittersweet story of a shared family lore and one girl's love for her mother.
A Miracle in Thyme
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Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Salunas Tac always wanted to do something more. To be something more. When Gaiana, the Druid Mother, visits Aazronia for her Reconcilement blessing, she regales him with tales of the Gift Giver. Inspired to do something for the families of Aazronia, Salunas takes on the mantle of Gift Giver, using his Coercer powers to help spread joy throughout the land
Storyland Shorts Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Storyland! This is a collection of light fantasy short stories set in the place where the stories live.Expect occasional fourth-wall breakage, lots of genre-savvy humour and more silly gags than you can shake your wossname at. This volume also includes the wonderful novella Don't Let The Sun Go Down by guest author Erika Wilson.
A Ponte das Almas Negras - Carina Portugal
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Price: Free! Words: 17,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Durante mais de um século, Rouco manteve a sua guarda, sob a ponte de uma antiga vila. Algo negro habita-a, escondido entre as pedras degradadas e os líquenes, aguardando a chave da sua libertação. Aurora, uma menina cega, é a única que tem o dom de as conseguir ver. Contudo esse dom é também uma maldição."
Ja, powstaniec. (Polish po polsku)
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You set the price! Words: 11,640. Language: Polish. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Warszawa, koniec lata 1944 roku. Upadające powstanie. Na powierzchni, szaleją płomienie i spadają bomby, dlatego tylko zimny chłod kanałów daje jakiekolwiek szanse na przetrwanie. Władek, dowódca bezimiennego oddziału, za wszelką cenę stara się przeprowadzić swoich ludzi w bezpieczne okolice wolnego Śródmieścia. Jednak wróg, to nie tylko karabiny w górze, to też demony wewnątrz. Miasto ich osądzi.
Sinister Arcana Shards, Vol. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of over 200 micro fiction stories that serves as an introduction to the Sinister Arcana setting. Journey to the icy kingdom of Neva, which spans four fantastic continents and is on the brink of war. The course of Neva’s history is about to be changed by two mysterious travelers, a dying girl and a living relic.
So Big
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An isolated woman and a childhood fantasy: what might happen when the two meet? Meet Katie Sundra, a daughter to late parents and a grown woman who cannot find a cure for her loneliness. Until one morning, when a secluded pituitary defect turns her childhood fantasy into an incredible reality. Now, she will be the first person in the world to discover what it means to be So Big.
The Gift of Valgink
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A human slave and his elvish master are cornered by smoke wolves and cannot escape unless the slave makes the tough choices he needs to.
The Nannak
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Price: Free! Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The orcs tell a story about a creature. They call it the Nannak, a monster so powerful, it can rip the wings off dragons. Of course, it is nothing more than a legend, a tale told around campfires on cold autumn nights. Or is it? For one young human named Arlo, legend becomes reality, and in the process, changes him forever.
SongHealer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Told that she has inherited none of her parents' powers, not knowing what she really is, Tyrnill escapes from the school that intends to demote her from prized student to kitchen drudge ... only to stumble upon the one person who can teach her how to access her potential and become more than she - or anyone else - ever could have imagined.