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The Misconception
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Series: A Spirit Guide, A Ghost Tiger and One Scary Mother!, Book 1 ยท Paranormal. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013 by Owen Jones. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Megan is a 12-year-old girl looking for answers to questions about her Supernatural Powers that none of her family or friends have. In fact, her mother and grandmother are violently against the Supernatural. She is imprisoned by her mother, who tries to silence her, but her thirst for knowledge is too strong so she cannot stop looking. Luckily, there are some dead people who will help Megan...
The Long Wait
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Dewi, a child who takes shelter from the rain in a cave, meets an ancient danger seeking vengeance
City in the Mountains
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Series: Refuge World, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every nation and ethnic group has its own unique culture, the ideology and philosophy which define its character. If a man is to fight for a nation, he needs to know what he is fighting for.
An Angel At My Stable
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Series: The Fallen, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A second short story sequel to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea. Jamie flies north to join Jude & Su for Xmas, gets injured in a storm and takes refuge in Christchurch’s Cathedral Of The Blessed Sacrament. A little girl with an angelic nature convinces him to take part in the Xmas nativity.
The Medallion
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Price: Free! Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Trin was given the medallion as a child, he was told it was a talisman for hunters that could save his life. He'd never found the need to test the superstition until he is well into adulthood. When he does, however, it works in a way he could have never imagined.
Lady of the Eye and Ear
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Series: Agents of the Eye and Ear, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Ministry of the Eye and Ear wages a war of espionage and assassination that the elves of the Blessed Court may live in peace. When the rival Uncanny Court threatens the balance of power, a questing agent is called to action. She must assassinate the dark elf ambassador to the City of Peace, but discreetly.
Companions of the Eye and Ear
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Series: Agents of the Eye and Ear, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aylith and Twaylee are elves of the Blessed Court. As questing agents in its Ministry of the Eye and Ear, they venture into the perilous lands of orcs, ogres, goblins and dark elves.
Soldiers of the Eye and Ear
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Series: Agents of the Eye and Ear, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,860. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The sprite Twaylee was a scout in the Royal Army of the elfin Blessed Court. She became a questing agent in its Ministry of the Eye and Ear. As Dame Aylith's companion, she serves and protects the People of Peace.
Cuentos de la Tierra Vaga
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 92,490. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2013 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
No digas después que no te lo hemos advertido. Estás a punto de cruzar la fronteras de la Tierra Vaga, donde los rumores tienen la firmeza del diamante y los hechos son fugaces como un beso robado en medio de la noche, donde los hombres apenas tienen consistencia y las ideas poseen libre albedrío, donde la ciencia se desbarranca en sofismas y las creencias construyen la realidad.
A Far Goodbye (Blood and Water: Episode 4)
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Series: Blood and Water, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
After a failed attempt at feeding Victoria a vegetarian diet, Seth realizes he's bitten off more than he can chew. Gabe is now convinced that the vampire is dangerous, and he's not above going over Seth's head to take care of her. With both of their lives in danger, Seth must figure out what to do with Victoria. Can a werewolf train a vampire, or is she better off with her own kind?
Soldiers Dance for Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Jens has long dreamed of becoming a Queen's Arm, an elite soldier. Most girls in his village dream of being chosen to be a Queen's Hand, but Bekin dreams only of Jens, wanting him to stay in their village and marry her. When Jens is chosen to be a Queen's Arm, Bekin waits for his return. But when Bekin is chosen to be a Queen's Hand, unwillingly, their future together is in jeopardy.
Raven's Tale
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Series: West Lakes: Chaos Factor, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Tricksters and angels often play on the same field. The screaming has been silenced, and she has been left alone. Searching for answers, Poe finds that not everything can be trusted in the hands of Fate. Will the Earth Angel abandon the home of angels or will she find the answers hidden in the shadows.
Isaac's Bible (a flash fiction story)
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Series: Weird Supernatural Horror, Story 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,270. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Why is it every fifty-five and a half years on the solstice, children in Florence Parish start to go missing only to turn up with no memory of the event on the day after? (Addressing some of my initial reviews, I have updated the story. The sentence structure and astromathematics remain unchanged but my misleading descriptors are updated or properly hyphenated. My thanks for the suggestions.)
Botched: A Tale of Taloria
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Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Flash fiction from the world of Taloria. When a hero hears of the plight of a small town in the clutches of evil nothing can stop him from riding in to save the day. But of course it helps to have your story straight.
Of Lives and Luck: A Broken Worlds II Tale of the Thornes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story re-visiting the not so happy home of the Thornes from Broken Worlds, Book II. Warning - This story takes place after the events of Broken Worlds II: Doorways and Despair, and should not be read out of order. It has been three months since the mysterious Maggie crossed their threshold. Things were bound to have changed for Thaddeus and Emily Thorne.
A Judgement of Shadows, Part 15 of Shadows of the Heavens
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Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,850. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The rakshaas cannot be killed. They cannot be long contained. How then can their threat be dealt with, or are they destined to always plague mankind? A 7,000 word fantasy short story.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year Four
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen more short stories of literary adventure fantasy from the Hugo Award-finalist online magazine Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Authors include Richard Parks, Yoon Ha Lee, Margaret Ronald, and Chris Willrich. Includes four stories named to Locus magazine's 2012 Recommended Reading List and “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman, a finalist for the 2013 World Fantasy Awards.
Through the Dark Woods
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Price: Free! Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Not all is as it seems in a winter castle's keep.
A Sprinkle of Murder
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Series: The Cartographer Universe, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,420. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Vallon Drake once more discovers a dead body on the grounds of the AGS Academy. When no one calls the police to investigate it looks like the powers-that-be are going to sweep the whole thing under the carpet. Enter one-person-investigative-team Vallon. But finding the truth in a school filled with secrets can be a dangerous game—especially when you can’t tell friends from enemies.
Hunting The Horned Bandit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Short Story Recommended Ages: 14+ When his lands are ravaged by an unstoppable horned bandit chieftain the Duke hires the former bridgebuilder, Leonidus. The architect's new specialty? Find trouble and seperate its head from its shoulders.