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For Valor, Fly
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Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
What if you had one chance to get it right? One chance to fight for an ideal that would bring freedom from the enchanted prison of honor lost. But what is that ideal—championing a cause, a fight for love, or finding valor and true nobility of spirit in a stranger? For Valor, Fly is a compact short story about the search and the measure of that one true cause.
Another Path to Infinity
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Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,160. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magic let Exie travel between worlds after her beloved wife died but she never found a replacement for Tivian. Instead, a mistake on the paths to infinity dropped Exie in a world that could spell her doom. Was this world the last Exie would see or was it the starting point for a path to Exie's true home?
The Pocket Watch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Elusive Blue Fiction. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young soldier fights to protect his father during of the Battle of Sharpsburg (Antietam), one of the Civil War's bloodiest battles. He learns that love is a family bond not easily broken. A short story by Lisa Silverthorne. Originally published in Civil War Fantastic (DAW Books, July 2000).
First Tilt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It's tournament season in Vera'Gon, and all across the land knights are vying for honor and glory. Young Galiford has dreams of winning the main prize, but will it be glory or disaster for him?
There Are No Children In The Castle
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short story. Receiving news of a child-eating ogre, the young knight errant Cedric embarks on his first quest. Alas, things are not as straightforward as they might seem….
Siege of the Bone Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When his son dies in a terrible accident, Malcolm retreats behind the walls of the fort his son built, but those walls were more than a child's game, they served a purpose. When monsters begin showing up he realizes that when you hide behind walls to keep out the bad, you must always leave a door for the good. This story, along with others, is collected in The Long Fall Into Midnight Vol. 1
Sword Of The Stone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Merlin loses the Battle of Stonehenge and hurries to a mortally wounded Arthur in the caves below the Tor in Glastonbury.
Legends of Lasniniar: What the Cat Dragged In
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Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Cats may use their tongue for toilet paper, but they also have an uncanny knack for seeming to know far more than they should. Lucky for Barlo, Sinstari is no exception. When a fever strikes Dwarvenhome and claims Narilga as one of its victims, Sinstari suspects he knows how to help. But getting Barlo to understand him is only the first of his challenges...
The Iridescent Rose
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Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Would you brush your teeth if it was your last day alive? In this 10,000 word short story a man searching for flowers for his daughter's birthday boquet stumbles on the rarest flower of all, yet what he finds calls into question everything from his day to day life to the very existance of his soul.
Рассказы
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: Russian. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Сборник рассказов, написанных в разные годы: медицинские, фантастические и прозаические.
Black Static #35 Horror Magazine
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Fiction from Daniel Mills, Steven J. Dines, Steve Rasnic Tem, Michael Griffin, Caspian Gray, Jason Gould & Carole Johnstone, Columns from Lynda E. Rucker and Stephen Volk: on Dennis Potter's oeuvre. Peter Tennant starts his Case Notes with a close focus on ghosts, reviewing 66 ghost stories and a non-fiction book in the first 8 his of his 28 book reviews. Tony Lee reviews other ghastly events.
All Hallows Eve
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A new dark short story from the twisted mind of M.W Adey. Two strange and hungry creatures sit bickering in the basement of a derelict house. They want to go hunting but it’s Halloween so that’s against ‘The Rules’. Their luck changes when there’s a knock at the door but is their prey as innocent as it appears…
The Last Lock In
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of short tales wrapped up in short story... It’s a wild and windy night and a group of regulars seek shelter in the village pub swapping dark tales and rhymes. As the wind howls outside, does one of them have a story darker than the others could possibly imagine? Will that black soul ensure that this ‘lock in’ will be the last?
Tales of a Mossy Heart
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of unique short stories bound together by love. Each story has a different subject such as bullying, alienation, slavery, homosexuality and of course love. And just like life itself, the happy endings are few in number but not in significance. Some of the stories are autobiographical while others draw the reader into a vivid yet concise fantasy where anything is possible.
Dark Memories
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,150. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Paranormal Adventure.It's a pulse pounding thrill-ride filled with adventure at every turn.
A Pirates Life for Me
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 1 review)
A modern pirates tale-- complete with monkey sidekicks-- where the life at sea once again calls to the misfits of society.
Savage Justice, Part 10 of Shadows of the Heavens
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Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: British English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
With no memory of his life, and a burning rage driving him, Xao comes into conflict with the harsh imperial law. He's not alone, but is everyone in his resistance cell truly on their side? Is Xao? A 7,000 word fantasy short story.
Monster Shark - Zombie Shark - Twofer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,990. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Twice the Terror! In MONSTER SHARK, the outcast triton Umira tries to protect a shipful of ungrateful treasure hunters from a ravening monster. While in ZOMBIE SHARK, a young mage tries to protect her lover from the undead tool of warlock’s revenge. Both novellas are rip-roaring summer reads--and suitable to heat up cold winter nights as well. You’ll be hooked from the first lines!
Zombie Shark
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,570. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Lovers Nissa and Arzu are running for their lives to escape a warlock’s revenge. The trouble is, Scaletown doesn’t have many places to hide. Worse, the floating village is uniquely vulnerable to the ravages of an undead megalodon. Zombie Shark is a rip-roaring summer read--and suitable to heat up cold winter nights as well. You’ll be hooked from the first line!
Land of the Moajinns Episode I: The Awakening
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,420. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dare to venture into this otherworldly society of a humanoid species, chronicling their encounters with humanity as they share Mother Earth...