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Heidi's Bad Hair Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
-In partyland we are expected to party by night and sleep by day and nobody here works any longer, -Zelda informed her. -But surely whoever arranged this for me, must realize that just because I enjoy parties, it does not mean that I want to party every single night, Heidi complained. -No, I think they took you seriously. I mean you wished for it often enough, Zelda said.
Karaluch w uchu
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: Polish. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pamiętaj regularnie myć uszy. Ale nie za pomocą patyczków higienicznych. Używałam ich całe życie i raz zrobił mi się od tego czop z woskowiny. Nic nie słyszałam na jedno ucho. Usuwanie czopa co prawda nie jest zabiegiem bolesnym, ale co najmniej dziwacznym. W każdym razie dbaj o uszy, bo w brudnych lęgną się karaluchy. I ciężej usłyszeć skradającego się demona, który pragnie pożreć twoją duszę.
Mud and Brass
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
How far would you go for love, or for justice, or for the perfect gearwheel? Niggle grew up a mudlark, hunting for scrap on the polluted river riverbanks of a steampunk city. Having dragged himself out of poverty through mechanical skill, he now finds an opportunity in the steam-powered heart of Mercer Shackleton's factory. Will he choose love or something else?
The Subconscience
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Angus Davis always had a voice at the back of his head. Telling him what to do next. Telling him what he must do. But what happens when he pushes the voice down—tries to deny it? Will it destroy him from within? A story which strives to do the right thing. The Subconscience: A Short Story.
Possibility - a SUM inspired story
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
What happens after you die? Instead of nothing, or heaven, you discover a world where every possible you who ever lived exists in a world made entirely of you.
Center
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Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Betrayal brings consequences. Riley knows this just as well as her former friend Torey did. Yet he wrote a book betraying Riley, magic and life itself. In a world where the magic that flows through your soul determines your gender, Riley uneasily exists between the witches and warlocks. Will vengeance destroy Riley at last? Center is a thought-provoking story of gender, magic and destiny.
Blue
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Price: Free! Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Yulyan called Ezra is of a species he knows little about because he grew up among humans. He lives with a pounding at the back of his head called Blue, and he has no idea what Blue is or why his species is afflicted with it. He also seems cursed with fake memories that do not seem to belong to him, which could be a side effect of Blue
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.
Oona: A Fairy Tale
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
A dark secret is being kept in this modern day fairy tale about a young bride's murder and the terrible aftermath.
Storyteller's Bed and Breakfast
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Series: STBB, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by JW Scott. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Welcome to the Storyteller’s Bed and Breakfast - Pilot Episode. Join new guests each season, individual episodes will allow one of the guests to tell their story in a different “special” room which will adapt to tell the stories in magical ways. As the tales come to life they may win the storyteller, their weeks stay for free or they may leave them lost in the walls of this magical place, forever!
Asymmetrical Compounds
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Price: Free! Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Suppose you find yourself in a strangely unsettling reality, suppose you are offered superhuman powers by a voice from your head, suppose you are unable to distinguish dream from reality. What would you do? A short story collection comprising of several characters caught in different and unusual situations and their subsequent reactions to them.
Keeper of the Garden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magic still walks the earth. Even in the lost and forgotten places. A tale of quiet revelation set in the modern day New Mexico desert, where miracles still happen even when no one is looking.
The Museum of the Battle: A Tale From the Royal Road
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Series: Royal Road Sketches and Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What is the essence of a war museum? The Royal Road in the kingdom of Kesteva runs nearly 1,000 miles from the southeastern marchlands to the northwest coast. Skara Station, tucked into the marchlands of southeast Kesteva, is one of dozens of waystations along that highway of merchants, pilgrims, princes and commoners.
Thrice Upon A Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,490. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Alfie Dog Limited. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A collection of 18 modern fairy tales for adults. Some retell stories written long ago, others are completely new. What happens when a late night walk leads to a game of poker with the animals? Learn the Queen’s side of the story in what it is really like to live with Snow White. Who is the cobbler who turns up in the village? And exactly how many frogs does one princess have to kiss?
In the Hands of the Smith: a short story
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Series: Tales from Aleyi. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
For women like Flory, fear comes far more easily than trust. Is the strange dwarf visitor another person she should fear, or might he be what she needs, to be able to trust again? (A short story of about 3,200 words / 11 pages / 12 minutes for the average reader.)
The Lonely Road Home
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Gavin Roan awakens to find himself on an abandoned hilltop. Unsure of how he arrived there, he must follow the path before him to reach his final destination.
The Wise Man and the Pig
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Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Long ago and far away, two men visit the local wise man for advice on a coveted pig.
Between Feathers and Fins
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This collection of flash fiction and short stories by Erin Cole will lead you into the savage hauntings and restless fears that plague the females in them. From ghosts to mermaids, witches to beasts, 'Between Feathers and Fins' is an imaginative collection of dark and strange stories you won’t soon forget.
Dreams of the Damned, Vol. 3
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Series: Dreams of the Damned. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The dark journey moves onward and into an unexpected respite. And, again, the wretched soul painting the dreams of the Damned in a whispering voice joins us and speaks of a boy who plays a card game invented to see who lives to eat; a phial filled with angst; and the saga of Wickersheim, where odd folks tug on pant legs, then trod forth with glee. Join us, and dream the dreams of the damned …
Dragon Skin
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Price: Free! Words: 12,480. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short Fantasy Romance -A Smith's son returns from a quest with a Dragon's skin and the unbelievable story of how he obtained it.