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Nightmare
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young mother wakes in the middle of the night from a nightmare...or into one.
Tiffany
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Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: British English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
I saw Tiffany... once. I kissed her... once. Then I lost her... Forever. A piece of flash fiction by David Blake.
Apex Magazine - Issue 50
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,770. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue 50 our the 2013 Hugo Award-nominated science fiction, fantasy, and horror zine Apex Magazine contains work by Rachel Swirsky, Sarah Monette, Kelly Link, Sarah Kuhn, and Catherynne M. Valente.
Feeding Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A man suffering from insomnia witnesses a brutal kidnapping and rushes to try and help, feeling that there is no time to call the police and too little information to help. What he finds is far more terrifying than anything he could have imagined.
The Storyteller's Wife
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Janie’s life comes crashing around her when she finds the suicide note her husband left. But when the paramedics come, it’s not her beloved Tom they wheel out on the gurney but a wooden changeling left by the faerie folk. What do the fey want with Tom and how can Janie get him back? To find the answer to both questions, Janie must confront the Queen of Faerie and make a heartrending choice.
Pale Eyes: Song of Teeth 2
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Series: Song of Teeth, Part 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by Sandra Ross. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Mark and Tatiana’s discovery of a strange, clear-skinned crocodile quickly expands into a discovery of an entirely unknown species living deep beneath their city of Fontel. Hidden, they evolved into an intelligent race—and are hostile to anything or anyone who may threaten to expose them. Can they help protect this species from Science, especially now that they’ve become friends with one of them?
Wendigo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
An accident on a dark deserted highway shows one woman the truth behind an old Native-American myth.
Duel at Strolling Ponds
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Price: Free! Words: 7,020. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Duel at Strolling Ponds is the second installment in The Tales of Katsume Shogoro, masterless samurai, and last surviving member of his family. Shogoro’s quest is to restore his clan’s lost honor, and undo the shame that burdens his soul.
Everything Sucks #5, Tea & Victory
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
First, he was terrified. When the terror wore off, annoyance filled the vacancy. From pitiful life to no life at all. Wonderful. But, a few days later he realized being turned into a sentient . . . dead . . . thing was, without a doubt, the most fortunate event of his life.
A Vision for the Future
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Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Elaina Johnson was born with a vision of her own death. It was something she had accepted, but as the end moves closer, she learns that seeing and knowing are far different things. This is a short story of approximately 3600 words. Additional content includes a free three chapter preview of Bound by Prophecy.
Body and Soul Art
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In the dim shadows of the Garden of Earthly Delights tattoo parlor, immortal players of an ancient story continue their feuding, caught in a perpetual web of jealousy and betrayal. Russell hopes a new tattoo will symbolize a turning point in his nondescript life, but he finds more than he bargained for when his skin becomes canvas and battlefield for their unending strife.
The Rotten Roots
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Price: Free! Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Zorgos the Darcian travels to Kentai to take over his father’s market stall he reluctantly accepts the fact that life will be a mundane slog. Little does he know that he will soon begin the slippery descent into the city’s treacherous black market where his tranquil existence will be filled with devilish intrigue and dangerous deeds.
Le'ina's Sorrow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013 by Golbin Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Melucine is filled with joy at the birth of her daughter, until she finds that the spawn has inherited her human father's legs and has no gills. Talla cannot survive in her mother's watery world.
Light & Delight: Stories of Old Greece
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,100. Language: Persian. Published: June 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
This book is a collection of Greek stories in Persian. The stories take you on a journey to wonders, vices and virtues of Old Greece where heroes never perish, devils never end and your fantasy never stops wondering.
Strange Ladies: 7 Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,670. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short science fiction, fantasy, and horror by New York Times Notable Book author Lisa Mason published in top magazines and anthologies worldwide. "Fantastic collection!" Reader Review “A must-read collection.” San Francisco Review of Books
Ginevra e il Regno di Smeraldya
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Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: Italian. Published: June 26, 2013 by ZeugmaPad. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Un evento inspiegabile si abbatte sulla città di Smeraldya. Un pomeriggio d’inizio estate, Ginevra scopre con terrore che la nonna è scomparsa. Due circostanze che, inconsapevolmente, la porteranno in un mondo fatato e bisognoso di aiuto e, soprattutto, a scoprire la verità su se stessa.
Goblongo 1
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Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
This is a serialized fantasy novel about a goblin detective in the city-state of Porsus. In Episode 1, Goblongo and his human partner Dawes hunt a Ravenling runner on the outskirts of the city after a woman shows up dead, with her spleen sliced out...
Rainbow Lights
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Rainbow Lights is the first collection by science fiction and fantasy author Polenth Blake. Alien scorpions, vampire ice cream sellers and clockwork flies, try to find their place in worlds where being human is optional.
First Contact
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Price: Free! Words: 13,080. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories, dealing mostly with science fiction and fantasy themes. First contact is about making first contact with an alien species. Crucifixion is about a scientific discovery. Jack and Jill is a murder mystery. Heroics is about saving the princess from a rival. Reawakening is about an elf who feels alone. But all of these stories twist from expectations in the end.
Last Sunrise & Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 81,880. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say you always remember your first. Every moment. Every glance. Every touch. Everything that either of you said. And it's true. I've never forgotten the first woman I slept with. Or the first person I killed. But then, they were both the same night, both in the same place...both were the same person. (First One) Enjoy this and many other short stories in this imaginative collection...