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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Zuleika has secrets to keep, and a small magic with which she keeps her world in order. This is a 2000-word short story, and this e-book also contains the story "Cave of the Oracle."
The Steps At Silloth
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Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Bizarre and terrifying dreams lead a man to a lonely coastal town in the middle of the night. What will he discover on The Steps At Silloth? A free Lovecraftian short story. 3400 words
The Pint of Innocence
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Jowan, a master mage of the Uala Guild trapped in the rival city of Pnastre must overthrow the masters of the land to free the people. First, though, he must find a source of power because he's exhausted his meagre supply and power is illegal in Pnastre. This is a 3400-word short story and this e-book also contains the short stories "The Lake" and "Masks"
Zachary Zombie and the Wicked Worm
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Series: Stories for Demented Children, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Zachary Zombie has been sent by Gert the Wicked Witch to find the magical Dagger of Gik from the ruins of an old wizard’s mansion. He is accompanied by Al, Gus, and Carl, three fellow zombies. Will they discover the lost Dagger of Gik? What dangers await the rotting zombies? Who will lose the most body parts? And who, what, or where in the world is Gik?
Empathising with Spiders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Fortress, a single city state, has held the coalition of Many Nations in a bloody, decades-long, stalemate. Internal revolution has brought about a request for peace. Cassandra, the Empath, is sent to secure this peace but she fears the old ghosts behind those huge walls. Determined to damn the place which killed her sister, she uncovers a secret weapon which could shatter all she holds dear.
A Lesson in Power
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Series: Young Hieronymus, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
On the run from Lady Ilarhia, called the Huntress, young Hieronymus finds refuge in a retreat of Mrynlinn. There he discovers a world he’s never imagined before, one of knowledge and exploration he has always dreamed of. That is, until the Huntress reappears and accuses him of murder! A short story set in the fantasy world of Bulinnärm.
Biba Jibun
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Every night, as I sleep on my futon, I dream I’m a rabbit, running on a river of moonlight. My fur is white, my legs strong and swift, and I’m going to see Mama. Papa said Mama left because she was one of the obake, the spirit folk. When next the full moon beckoned, Mama turned into a silver rabbit scented with Envy by Gucci, a platinum Bulgari watch around her throat, and flew out into the night.
Hero/Zero, Press Start
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Series: Hero Divide by Zero. Price: Free! Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
What happens to the hero of a game once his adventure is over: given he has no education, job training, or peace-time skills? One year after defeating the demon king, the aptly named Hero is now jobless, homeless, and has a rap sheet longer than his arm for all the items he stole during his adventure. Together with his foul-mouthed holy sword, Hero needs to find his place in a post-game world.
Degrees of Delusion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
After being publicly shamed and kicked out of the imperial service academy, Fortis chose to serve in the only other way possible: as a mercenary. Working far from the boundaries of his homeland, he never thought he’d have anything to do with the empire again… until a powerful wizard hires the company to destroy an imperial outpost. This is a 9,000-word short story.
Requiem Duet, Concerto for Flute and Voodoo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Zoë hears voices. She always has, even before her father died and she had to move to New Orleans. They tell her things, help her when she’s in trouble, and warn her when danger’s nearby. So she doesn’t understand when they advise her to trust Maurin, the strange voodoo man who asks for her still-beating heart in exchange for his help repairing her most treasured keepsake, her father’s bone flute.
Two Percent Power
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Price: Free! Words: 6,000. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Patrick's got a unique ability. An ability he has chosen to help clean up his city. It is not the most glamourous power, and he has to make a small sacrifice to use it, but he's out delivering justice for the greater good.
Dusting Wars
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Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
General DB and his dust army fight off a horrendous monster with the help of the outlawed Ferrous One.
Beautiful Winter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Even though her mother despises sweet, beautiful Marfa, Prascovia finds herself adoring her new stepsister. Their mother's spite drives Marfa one night into the bitter cold, but astonishing them, Marfa returns with violets, strawberries, and the favor of Lord Frost. However, having Father Winter as an admirer has its own perils. A haunting, lush re-imagining of the Russian "Jack Frost" fairy tale.
Gorzal and the Eiderworld
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,980. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Mikey, Tilly and Elliot are on one of their frequent visits to Gorzal's home. It has been some time since the incident with the Hobsnatchers and they have grown to enjoy visiting their new friend. On this occasion, however, things turn bad, when an evil creature sent from the Eiderworld arrives, intent on destroying Gorzal. Their only escape is to follow Gorzal into the Eiderworld.
The Village Diaries : Stories of a Dog Walker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,390. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Handsome Dog Walker schedules his daily walks in Churchville, a village in Brampton, Ontario. In 2012, when the financial company he worked for closed down their office, he began a journey of heightened awareness that altered his life course forever.
Grinning Cracks
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,050. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Twenty-nine short stories from speculative fiction author K.W. Taylor ("We Shadows Have Offended") covering the genre spectrum of horror, fairytale, science fiction, and fantasy. Taylor's work has been called "incredible," "compelling," "sinister," "unputdownable," and "edge of the seat stuff." Includes several never-before published tales of the upsetting and uncanny.
Nothing of Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Based on the myth of pitiable monster Scylla, the story re-imagines the timeless story of Beauty and the Beast to make modern and poignant observations on the ugliness of self-hatred." —Elizabeth A. Allen, Tangent
Song of Shadows, Part 3 of Shadows of the Heavens
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Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When politics is involved, the law loses. So when anti-imperialist vandalism threatens to turn into assassination, Tsotu must find the potential killer before tensions ignite. A 9000 word fantasy novelette.
Taken By The Demon Lord (Forced and Taken Vol 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Susan accidentally frees the Demon Lord Geldarath He processes her and wants to breed her to obtain a new body Using mind control, he controls her body. Susan doesn't want to be bred but she doesn't have a choice. Geldarath's enemies want to torture him and kill him, which means killing Susan to get him.He has to keep Susan alive long enough to breed her.
A Vampire's Offer (Everything Comes With a Price)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Trapped by a vampire and dangerously ill, Mionette is given the choice to willingly bond herself to the one she knows simply as "Master" or suffer through it on her own...if he'll let her. She must choose her own fate, keeping in mind that everything comes with a price.