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Winston's Supernatural Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Winston finds out why bad things happen, through otherworldly means, after his untimely death. Along with an influx of other souls, after a deadly hurricane, Winston learns from angelic sages that good really does come from the bad. It boils down to love. (Inspirational Short Story)
Short Flights: A Collection Of Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,330. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Flights begins with a fictionalized version of a U.S. Navy blimp blown from Texas to Mississippi in a storm. Next come the repair of an ancient cotton compress; a physicist's global experiment; an animal's spirit arising from beneath a home; a moonshiner's son; a backwoods patriarch and his game cocks; an extortion plot; a drug drop gone awry; and a sensitive story of cancer victims.
El Señor de la Montaña
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: Spanish. Published: May 1, 2014 by Conrado Maleta'. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
El Señor de la Montaña es una colección de textos elaborados durante los últimos 8 años de trabajo de su autor. Ilustrado con imágenes cuidadosamente escogidas y editadas para esta ocasión. Uno de los mejores libros en prosa poética jamás escritos en lengua castellana.
Witch Test
Series: Fae of Calaveras. Price: Free! Words: 6,360. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Rosamunde turned thirteen, she had to pass a test from the Faerie Court in order to gain the powers of a witch. But her simple test just got turned on its head when a mysterious old woman appeared and offered her a choice: forbidden powers or being eaten by monsters! This short story is a prequel to Small Town Witch, book 1 of the Fae of Calaveras trilogy.
Alternate Hilarities
Series: Alternate Hilarities. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014 by Strange Musings Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An anthology of humorous stories in science fiction, fantasy and horror.
Living the Afterlife, a Death and Chronos flash fiction collection
Price: Free! Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thirty stories filled with laughter and mishaps as a Harley-riding Death and anachronistic Chronos create havoc in Purgatory and on Earth. A host of Immortals join in the misadventures. Find out what happens when Death teaches War how to bowl. Can Chronos fix his blunder when he loses a year? What is Gaia going to do when she discovers the invisible sheep? Can you win playing poker with Evil?
The Sword and the Stone - A Demon Hunter Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Roland Stryke is a ghost and demon hunter who has finally made a name for himself. Five years after his first major job, a part of Roland's past comes back to haunt him. An unexpected find and a special delivery give Roland the edge he needs to meet the shadows of his past.
Aurealis #70
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,550. Language: Australian English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue features 'The Stain on the Lake' by Matthew J Morrison, a dark, chilling piece with characters to die for, and 'Wrecked' by Ephiny Gale, a new twist on the reality television theme, which is sort of 'Truman Show' meets 'Survivor' meets 'Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind'. Don't miss Shane M Brown talking about how his Aurealis story is on the verge of making it to the silver screen.
Down to the Devil's House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A family reels in terror as a flock of evil gathers. A stranger's schemes center on a mystery ring of sacrificial stones. Only a traveling balladeer can get to the bottom of these dark dealings before all hell breaks loose. Daniel R. Robichaud's Jim Sargent returns with a new ghostly adventure set in the Applachian mountains.
Interzone #250 Jan - Feb 2014
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,630. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Interzone's 250th issue has seven stories. Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, David Tallerman, Georgina Bruce, C. Allegra Hawksmoor, Rebecca Campbell, Greg Kurzawa and Caroline M. Yoachim provide them and Ben Baldwin, Richard Wagner, Martin Hanford, and Dave Senecal illustrate them. 2014’s cover artist is Wayne Haag. All the usual regular features are present, including David Langford's 200th Ansible Link.
The Gravic Exacerbation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It is a day like any other when the ripples of two greater castings shake the grounds of the University of Yithnisia. No one pays it much heed...except for Corvic, arguably the most hated person at the University. It is now up to him to convince everyone of the mortal danger they have landed themselves in. But...will they listen?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Myrrh of Yrthull are dying but, if they can fill Birr Rhellor's prophecy, they will be freed of their doom. A small group of warriors now head out on this quest and ahead of them lies the fearsome Serpent Storm. Will they be able to cross this deadly barrier and return to fulfill they prophecy?
The Thief, the Crown, and the Pegasus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young princess is determined to recover her stolen coronation crown from a powerful sorceress with sticky fingers.
Fruits of Labor
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Following the death of John, the three individuals responsible for his death – his wife Sarah, companion LeRoy, and business partner James, search through his belongings for his will. All goes according to their plans, but due to their greed and an accidental electrocution, the three soon discover the true fruits of their transgressions.
Worlds Away and Far
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Protectors of the Realm
Price: Free! Words: 6,350. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Dark Moon Shadow Back-story: Before...Wizards protected the land from danger with an awesome display of light and power. Before...they went into hiding.
The Victim
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Helen, a lover of all things horror, moves into an old Victorian mansion. She has only been there for a day or so when a strange man shows up at her door.
EarthFlight Two: Dragon's Quest
Price: Free! Words: 13,310. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The second EarthFlight book sees Dragon and his pilot, Wabbit, soaring across the dimensions in search of Dragon's clan - if only he could remember what they looked like. The book contains three more adventures. Wabbit unwittingly gets them into some sticky situations but as always, Dragon's wise counsel and Wabbit's hare-brained schemes ensures a happy ending for all involved; for now.
The Right Bitch Trio
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Award-winning author Doranna Durgin has over 40 published novels (MMPB, trade, and hardcover) and another 19 short pieces. Now available from the author, this short story series got its start in the popular Chicks in Chainmail anthologies. The Right Bitch x3: one blue-ticked bitch, three stories, & three times the irreverent adventure.
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On the thousand and first night of Scheherezade the Storyteller’s marriage, things do not go at all as she had hoped — nor do they end as she had expected. "Scheherezade" is a short story in the Tales from Ysthar collection.