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Flight of Angels (Tales of the Thief-City)
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Series: Tales of the Thief-City. Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nexi is in upheaval, tensions escalating among its captive populace. A series of grisly murders doesn't help matters, but why is an angel interested in them? And does Rax have much to gain from the hunt besides something to do? Seventh in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 7,000 word short story.
Last Train to Parthenia
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Price: Free! Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Short story, 18 pages approximately. One night, while working on the inner-city circle of StateRail, Sydney, Bob Johnson is hit by a train, In the last seven minutes of his life, before his brain shuts down, he believes he has finally reached the mythical kingdom of Parthenia. 7,250 words
Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
40 short stories by Alex Shvartsman, winner of the 2014 WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction. * An elder god trapped in a pocket dimension turns up in the world's oldest magic pawn shop. * A cybernetically-enhanced assassin who can't feel pain faces a dangerous adversary. * A computer hacker and a mystic team up to break into the Book of Fate and change their futures. and much, much more!
Meals on Wheels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by valhallapress. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Flash fiction short horror by acclaimed horror and fantasy writer J. Calvin Pierce What are a doddering old man and a pretty young girl doing in a dark, lonely rented house, and what secrets might be hidden there? The deputy aims to find out.
A Cerberus Jaw
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Clay has long been taunted by the ferocious Cerberus on his route to meet Elsa at the Tea Room. One day the beast finally watches Clay's life fall into chaotic ruin midst the devastation of the Coffee Bang.
Winds Of Fate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Enslaved in the mines of the cruel Denarth, Tolly had known only despair and humiliation. In desperation, he fled his captors and scaled an impossible height - the only means of escape. Once out, he runs, but will Tolly regain his freedom and find his way home?
The Traitor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Jassa, an elite soldier in an imperial army bent on conquest, has had enough of the bloodshed and violence. Now that they are preparing to move against a Keshati warlord named Sekatas who's been hindering their progress through the territory, Jassa see a chance to end it. But his choice has a cost. He will be known as...the traitor.
The Curse of Mnemosyne
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Series: Season of the Witch, Part 7. Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
After Cerise Mooreland steps through the Chaos Gate, she finds herself falling through a world of her almost forgotten memories. As a pattern begins to emerge, she wakes somewhere altogether unexpected.
Sisters of Glimp
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Here, in this story, you will meet many species of beings who are fed up with humans and their ways. This leads them to organize themselves into a separate world and create a worldwide organization that confronts, and will eventually, outlast the humans. Here is their story!
The Last Droid
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Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A crew in space explores a distant planet, detected only through its toxic gas levels. The previous society killed themselves through war. Upon entering the planet's gravity they are rammed by debris and forced to land on the poisonous surface. They believe it was intentional, and set out to learn who brought them down. Finding only a single area free of poison, and at its center the last droid.
Blackthorn: Once a Thief Part Two: Hanna
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Chloe and Piper are making their claim in the world, trying to do good, and make a little money while they do it. But a new thorn threatens their endeavor, a Guard named Hanna.
The Beast Of Mern
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Lured by peddler's tales of strange, unexplainable murders and talk of monsters lurking in the forests of Mern, the roguish adventurer Averess can't help but get involved in the mystery. With the help of a witch named Eliza Cren, he faces two enemies: one all too human, the other the so-called "Beast of Mern."
Death To The Messenger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Rebellion has come to the land of Kerat. The warlord, Ben-fejan, has seized total control. Kaden, a lone Corikai messenger, has been sent on a desperate race to seek aid from the benevolent Lord Senevalt. But he is being hunted. And his failure to spell disaster for Kerat. Will Jasa succeed?
Mechanized Masterpieces 2: An American Anthology
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Ride into the Wild West with ten steampunked expansions of classic American tales.
Mishka and the Nyfties
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young German shepherd farm dog encounters miniature warriors in a ravine behind the far. She soon becomes embroiled in their conflict with their enemies and fight for survival.
Remembering Turinam
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Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Salai returns to his childhood home with turbulent questions — he leaves with a mission. Originally published in "We See A Different Frontier", this short story received an honorable mention in Gardner Dozois’s "The Year’s Best Science Fiction, Thirty First Edition".
Unalienable
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Fifth Column Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
“We hold these truths to be self-evident: That all people shall be recreated equal, and endowed by the Recreators with certain unalienable rights.” (#2 from the 'Big Shorts for Wide TV' series -- complete ten-part episode)
Ashes Burn Season 1: Ashes Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
ASHES BURN SEASON 1: ASHES AWAY is the first part of a micro-fiction series following the lives of three characters: Wend, Teresa, and King Bryant. Each episode in a 30 episode season is less than 30 words in length: a "hint" of fiction to spark the imagination of the reader. Experimental? Yes. ASHES BURN is a series of sparks.
The Scrolls of Anon: Scroll One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Scrolls of Anon is a series that chronicles the life of a druid abandoned deep in Baywood forest.
Knowing What I Know Now
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Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ryan Hall has been here before. He knows his way around. He knows what's going to happen, and he knows what you're going to do. The only thing he doesn't know is what he's going to do about it.