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Aurealis #69
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The latest Aurealis features Richard Viskovic's 'The Electric Itch', which is guaranteed to make you scratch just thinking about the technology depicted, and Mick Spadaro's 'It Came From A Party Supplies Store', which is one of those rarities—an SF story that aims to be funny, and actually is funny. Don’t miss the Stephen Higgins’ archive classic: 'So, you want to be a science fiction writer.'
Ghost in the Coffee Machine
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Katy and her grandmother have always used coffee to catch ghosts. It pays the bills and keeps them in high-end beans. But after Katy’s grandmother dies, it’s as if she’s taken all the ghosts with her.
Avarizia. Inversione - Serie I Sette Peccati Capitali ep. 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: Italian. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hisham, sacerdote di Ut della città del Sole, che di professione prepara i corpi dei defunti per l’imbalsamazione, ha un figlio colpito dalla “progeria”, la malattia dell’invecchiamento precoce, che porterà il bambino a morire alla tenera età di 10 anni. Hisham non accetta che questo sia il destino di suo figlio e prima che accada l’inevitabile, una notte ha una illuminazione: per salvare suo...
Betwixt Issue 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 3 collects all five stories originally published online. Issue 3 includes original fiction by Vajra Chandrasekera, Marie Clementel, Bernie Mojzes, Michelle Muenzler, and Lydia Waldman.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2014)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
How I Became A Vampire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Amber Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
After receiving an invitation in the mail to attend his 10th high school reunion Christian has a flashback to the terrifying days of high school when the other kids turned him into a vampire. Scared out of his mind Christian decides to attend the reunion and reunite with those same classmates hoping that they won’t turn him back into a vampire again. What will happen at the reunion?
Turn of Camillus
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Camillus is eager to win the war at any cost and is willing to deal in forbidden magic to ensure it. Even at the risk of losing the war the council of elders refuses to allow anyone to exercise in the forbidden magic. They note the rage and anger filling Camillus and regretfully suspend the honored wizard from wartime. Outraged by the suspension he decides to aid in the war regardless.
Maze; Revenants; Chiaroscuro in Chalk: Three Fantasies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Three dark fantasies. A traveler in the Himalayas trapped in a castle labyrinth must play a guessing game with death the penalty of failure. The undead arise from a surfing beach in California. A chalk drawing on a European sidewalk becomes a doorway into hell.
The Chronicles of Devi - Cosmos & Mahisha
Series: The Chronicles of Devi, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Chronicles of Devi is an eternal story... The celebration of triumph of a single woman and her lion over the forces of evil. A story which celebrates the power of a unique woman who could create life as well as destroy to save her creation
The Greying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
LANDLAND CRIES OUT FOR A SAVIOUR…   Upon the death of her mother, Meah is pulled across the boundary that separates this world and another time and place where the dog-like Firbog have brought the mists of the greying. Battling lurking homunculi and the horrors of the many-headed-winged-thing, they set out to recover the only thing that will save Landland …her mother's Book-of-Colours!
NOVELLE ONLINE
You set the price! Words: 35,800. Language: Italian. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
NOVELLE ONLINE : E' una raccolta di racconti pubblicati su vari siti di scrittura letteraria gratuiti. Raccoglie circa quaranta brevi racconti Fantasy e di Fantascienza scritti nel corso degli anni 2010 -2011.
Worm
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A student, in an act of desperation, calls on a demon of questionable competence for assistance.
End of the Beginning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Love or hate? Freedom or enslavement? Vengeance against the woman he once loved...or forgiveness for her betrayal? Vale must extricate himself from the coils of these dilemmas...or else remain trapped in the shackles of his past...
Love in the Dawn
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Shifter can be anyone you want them to be, in both body and mind, if you can afford the price – or at least they can pretend to be for a night. Most men are content to be seduced by the lie, but Huren wants the truth. For what he has planned, he’s going to need a Shifter he can trust.
King of the Planets
Series: King of the Planets, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Hollow-Point Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In this short story, a man named Roe becomes King and is able to create any planet anywhere in the Universe. He faces troubles that are unseen to him and his creation. It is up to him; his planet is now in his hands.
Dragon Versus . . . A Snowman, A Giant Teddy Bear, Candy Coins, Gems, and Jewelry
Series: Dragon Versus . . ., Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The CC Scientific Laboratory was completed in 2050 and is a storehouse for mysterious creatures. As part of the observation process, every creature is made to interact with a variety of objects, some of which are mundane and others of which are peculiar. This report provides results for the dragon's interactions with a snowman, a giant teddy bear, and candy coins, gems, and jewelry.
A Short Trilogy of Quiet
Series: Cady and Sam. Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
All three Cady and Sam stories now in one book... "Interruptions" - An unwanted visitor makes for some equally as unwanted excitement. "Living in the Moment" - An unexpected visit from the in-laws can cause problems... "A Blankie for Baby" - Making a baby blanket for an unusual friend could be more than bargained for!
Prima
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From The Lays of Anuskaya comes "Prima," a tale of dark regret and naked ambition. A tale of desperation to retain that which is most important to all of us: our very identity.
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Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The facebook challenge, written in two hours on my facebook page, erotic poetry
Beyond the Visual Cortex; Tales From the Inner Reaches of the Mind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,340. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These are the stories that nightmares are made of. Includes the stories Schätzchen Drachen, Twisted Fate, the exclusive Crazy Baby, Martholomew; Beast Beyond the Grave, Civil Disturbance, Dream Hunters, and The Golden Mask.