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Fiction River: Christmas Ghosts
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
For the fourth anthology in the Fiction River line, paranormal romance writer Kristine Grayson invited a stellar lineup of cross-genre authors to tell heartwarming stories of love set in the holiday season. From Regency England to modern day Portland, Oregon, ghosts facilitate—or try to stop—true love in the dark at the end of the year.
Unidentified Funny Objects 2
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,770. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
UFO2 is the second annual collection of humorous science fiction and fantasy short stories. Inside you'll find: - A golem on an interstellar cruise ship - Dragon-taunting for fun and profit - Time travel gone really wrong - Cubicle farm wizardry - Alien behemoths in Central Park And much, much more!
Hunter Born
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Price: Free! Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This 20-page short story companion to the Darkness Trilogy can be read on its own or as a supplement to the trilogy. If a vampire destroyed your life, would you give up or fight back? When Trudy's world is turned upside down, she has to make a decision: succumb to her misery and give up, or train to fight the monsters that ruined her life.
Apples and Onions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Amy’s close encounter with a dragon in her family’s apple orchard produces unexpected fruit.
Apex Magazine - Issue 53
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month. This month we feature work by Shira Lipkin, Mari Ness, Damien Angelica Walters, Kelly McCullough, Douglas Hulick, and Gary A. Braunbeck.
Vampire brauchen Blut - Die Falle
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Series: Vampire brauchen Blut, Teil 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: German. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
... und in der Vampirwelt geht es weiter: Vampirin Johanna ruft zu einem Speeddating nur für weibliche Teilnehmerinnen auf. Falls Elisa auftaucht, würde sie sie betäuben und in ihrem Kellergewölbe festhalten und sich furchtbar an ihr rächen. Ob der Abend so verläuft, wie sie ihn sich vorstellt?
There Goes the Neighborhood; Earthly Fantasy/Science Fiction Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The twenty original fantasy and science fiction Twilight Zone-like short stories of this diverse collection mostly take place on contemporary Earth or some slightly futuristic or altered Earth, where a technology, ghost, dragon, demon, curse, or space-alien intrudes. Some of the stories relate to subsequent e-book novels soon to be released.
Shadow Dreams
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Series: Eight Factors, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Shadow Dreams is an enticing short story that opens the book on the Eight Factors universe where near death incidents can cause incredible gifts to erupt. Join Corey as he navigates the treacherous currents of the Gifted while hiding his true potential. If he fails, freedom won't be the only thing he loses.
Syndicate (Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector)
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Series: Tales from the Twisted Eden Sector, 1. You set the price! Words: 43,760. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
SYNDICATE is a collection of short stories by Lyle S Tanner. We follow the people in a world that must never know the magic it contains. The mysterious Syndicate struggles to hold the balance, and a few unlucky souls get drawn into events they could never prepare for.
The Forest
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Series: The Dark Corner, II. Price: Free! Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When we were children, we were afraid of things that go bump in the night. But some things don't hide in the dark. They hide in plain sight.
Qu'est-il Arrivé à Davey?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dave Corrigan est en tournée au Moyen-Orient et en Terre Sainte. Souligné par le décès de sa mère et sa propre crise de mi-vie, ce qui arrive ensuite est dès la sortie de ce monde. Le plus drôle est, de Davey bien avec elle. Il pourrait même être exactement ce qu'il faut. Une histoire courte.
Ophelia In My Arms
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 74,480. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
New Science Fiction, New Horror and New Fantasy from prize winning author Mike Jansen, collected into a stunning anthology showing some of the best dark fiction the Netherlands have to offer.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (October 2013)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly has delivered a unique variety of character-driven speculative fiction short stories from both new and established writers. Our writers include first-time authors, Pushcart Prize nominees and Nebula award winners. This issue contains twelve original tales of dragons, zombies, and exotic places and bizarre mysteries.
Sanctuary
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Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shelver Anna is woken in the night to sort out a major bookslide in her library. However, she soon finds that the event was no accident, and that it's not only books that have been buried...
The Four Devils
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Price: Free! Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Four Devils will take us on the crooked journey of Thulani as he escapes the terrible troubles brought to him courtesy of the Four Devils.
Shadows of the Heavens
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,000. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Not even half-way into its first century the empire is riven by strife hidden behind a polite facade. With political factions vying for imperial influence, regional politics subverting imperial law, and society still recovering from recent wars, how much is due to mythic beings many no longer believe in? This volume collects the fifteen part story.
Roadkill
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A half-eaten hamburger in the middle of the road. A hungry stray dog. A speeding truck. You can probably guess how it ends. But the end is only the beginning.
Betwixt Issue 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 1 collects all seven stories originally published online. Issue 1 was edited by Joy Crelin and includes fiction by Ian Hamilton, Tam MacNeil, Mark Rigney, Betsy Phillips, Benjamin Sherlock, Marlys Jarstfer, and Bernie Mojzes.
The Keys to Destruction
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Price: Free! Words: 12,280. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The lure of finding a genie consumes Solomon’s life. The results of his wishes are inherited by his 18yr old son Prophecy, who surveys the demise of creation, and must prevent an onslaught of creatures from enslaving mankind. Rechelle, Prophecy’s mother, aspires to obliterate all but her selective world, while Prophecy’s illegitimate sibling lurks in wait to tear a hole in Prophecy’s throat.
A Heart In Autumn
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Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
A flash fiction story told through the eyes of a teenager facing a new life after the death of her mother.