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My Name Is
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
My Name Is is about an ordinary man who has something very extraordinary happen to him. Crows are one of the most intelligent creatures on earth, and Brian Seymour soon discovers that they are even more interested in him, than he is in them. When he learns that they also understand him much more than he could ever understand them, he must decide how to handle his new incredible power.
Seeded
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Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five years travelling faster than light in a colony transport goes slower than you think, but the credits are worth it. Captain Ona and her crew are ready to collect a tidy sum for delivering the Flock to Paradise. On the cusp of seeding the colony they encounter a force that will forever change them. This is what happens when science collides with fantasy.
Guisarme
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Series: Silvery Earth. Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Unicorn Productions. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Members of the Assassins' Guild can be as honorable as anyone. They might be trained to kill, but they're just people with loved ones to protect and avenge. This short story is also included in "Saif&Kilig" and in the free anthology with various authors "Wyrd Worlds 2"
In Bloom
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Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The old man next door, Old Man Rab, has disappeared and been replaced by the sinister Mrs Hitchcock and now no-one remembers him, except nine year old Kim Cutbush. His Mum and Dad think he's mad but It’s not just Rab who has gone. All over the village, people’s loved ones are disappearing and being stitched, or ripped out of time, and no-one can remember them except poor Kim, the only one who se
My Real Cousin Ruby
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In “My Real Cousin Ruby,” World Fantasy Award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch challenges the border between reality and the land of dreams. And what crosses that border leaves serious consequences behind on both sides.
Siren's Song
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Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Joseph is on a ship sailing toward home. They will arrive in three weeks if they make it through the pass alive.
Tales of Lyrridia: Volume Two
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Series: Tales of Lyrridia. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Lyrridia, a world of swords and sorcery, enchanted relics and mythical beasts. Continue the journey of exploring this fantastic realm in this second collection of short stories.
Super Three's
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Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A new mother’s discovery that her child takes after her families legacy, consequently leads to a battle at the playground that might change everything in this super hero charged tale.
Fifi and the Swiftifoots and how they found the Flowers of Paradise
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Price: Free! Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fifi and the Swiftifoots and how they found the Flowers of Paradise, tells of Fifi, a lost fairy, who lands in the forest of the Swiftifoots - small people resembling mushrooms - and their search for a new home and the flowers of immortality. They travel back in time, collecting colourful creatures en route, until finally finding the flowers and their extraordinary queen.
The Minstrel Angel
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Price: Free! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The forces of mankind face certain defeat as a demon army closes in, but when they capture an intriguing, inhuman spy, his dark powers may prove to be just what they need to turn the tide.
Stranger in the Hills
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Tine: a simple carpenter. And he strives for only a simple life. Free from superstition, the unexplained. But, as he shall learn, sometimes escape is not an option. A story of mystery and raising the dead. Stranger in the Hills: A Dante Gobornik Short Story.
Metamorfoses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: Dutch. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In een mythische wereld waarin niets is wat het lijkt, komen drie mensen in aanraking met hun lot. Bevat drie onderling verbonden fantasy kortverhalen van elk ongeveer 1.500 woorden.
Life on Other Moons
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Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
FrostFire Worlds November 2014
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
The Mussel Eater
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Karitoki is fascinated by the Pania, who beckons him with her plump, scaled flesh, her razor-sharp nails, her fish-oil scent. His Pania, he believes, loyal to him just as she is loyal to the lives of the dolphins and whales she guards. His Pania, if only she would eat the delicate mussels he cooks for her, every day, by the sea. But a Pania never eats cooked food.
Events at Fort Plentitude
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You set the price! Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In this short story, an exiled soldier tries to wait out a winter in a fort beleaguered by fox-spirits and winter demons. Master storyteller Cat Rambo delivers another enchanting secondary world fantasy in a story that originally appeared in Weird Tales and which is reprinted in the collection Eyes Like Sky and Coal and Moonlight.
Tales of Metamorphosis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a mythical world where nothing is what it seems, three people meet their destiny: In Stone Maiden, craftsman Nathaniel comes face-to-face with a dangerous harpy who threatens everything he holds dear. In Night Flight, temple servant Minerva has to protect a secret package with her life. And in Blood Heart, blacksmith's helper Matteo tries to woo a bewitching princess with a special gift.
When We Come to It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Ten years the war with Volsapta has raged on. Too long has Filya the averner been forced to scout when he should be tending horses. Filya sees an easy answer – desert and flee south. But scouting with him is Sir Pytor, who puts honor and loyalty ahead of worries about a mad king....
Bind by the River
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Exhausted, starving, and out of magic: a terrible way to meet your assassin. When Terlik's horse wanders off at the end of a rare long day's ride, Terlik barely manages a spell to find his steed. Unfortunately he also finds the warrior sent to kill him. She holds secrets and regrets, but clings to her honor: she took the money and Terlik will die – unless he can figure out his way out.
The Wheel Is Broken: 10 Stories
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Series: Children of the Wells - Extra Content. Price: Free! Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Children of the Wells story collection. "The Wheel is broken. In one day, the great city of Jalseion is broken." In 10 flash fictions, glimpse how its people–from the homeless beggar to the city’s Overseer–deal with the catastrophe and its consequences. This is a companion piece to The Select’s Bodyguard.