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Fome
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Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Lucas está se preparando para o show de sua banda favorita "Red Wolves". Ele imaginava ser uma noite perfeita entre amigos, mas uma fome crescente e um homem a persegui-lo mudou seus planos e seu destino.
Tales of Zo
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,480. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014 by Uncanny Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Once Upon a Time, in the Zantabulous Land of Zo. . . Hunters face vindictive fairies, Living Confections and Talking Animals roam the land, witches cast curses to thwart True Love, and heroes of every stripe confront the Gray Wind, Death-on-Four-Legs -- Shaykosch, the Wolf-King. Will they find the Happily Ever Afters that they seek? Turn the page and see!
Black Static #41 Horror Magazine (Jul-Aug 2014)
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
BS #41 has: new horror/dark fiction from Tim Waggoner, Vajra Chandrasekera, Ralph Robert Moore, Carole Johnstone, Leah Thomas, Ray Cluley, Thersa Matsuura; cover art from Richard Wagner; columnists - Stephen Volk & Lynda E. Rucker; reviews from Tony Lee - DVD/Blu-ray, Peter Tennant - books, (with A.K. Benedict as interviewee) and Mike O'Driscoll - Silver Bullets, investigates weird TV detectives.
In Claw's Catacombs
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Series: Spire City: Season One, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
What can you do when a steampunk mad genius targets you with a deadly serum? Fight back. Spire City is home to mighty machines of steam power and clockwork, and giant beetles pull picturesque carriages over cobbled streets, but there is a darker secret behind these wonders.
The Worms of Wicher-Woo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,480. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hands lowered Tetty, a plucky orphan, into the walled garden of Wicher-Woo. Left to toil with the extraordinary worms sculpting baroque vases, Tetty battles a desire to rule the worms rather than befriend them. But when she realizes that the worms are being stifled, she attempts a creative revolt that tests her own views of artistic ownership.
Learning To Fly Without Wings
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Price: Free! Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Taiyra Sunmourn is a young tarin doe in training to become a druid, but it is also her dream to learn how to take on the forms of other animals and even to fly. Taiyra's unwavering determination and keeps her coming back after every failure, and hope keeps alive her dream of learning to fly on eagle's wings.
A Frolic of Children
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Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(2.00 from 1 review)
A brief but haunting glimpse into a community of reclusive rabbit-folk keeping their doors barred against a land changing for the worse. Much as they try to hide their children from the world, the world and all its strangeness has a way of finding its way to their doorstep. A strange spirit takes hold one night, drawing all the children from their beds to show them that there's nothing to fear.
Alpha Female
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Series: Wolves Among Us, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Becca Carlyle, not content with living in the male-dominated world of werewolves, wants more than simply being an obedient mate. She wants to empower females, to become an example of how to stand up and be counted, refusing to roll over while males lord it over her. What better way than becoming an Alpha, a position traditionally held by males?
The Threaded Pit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Xeda lives a dimly lit half-life. Away from people. Away from everything he ever knew. And creeping closer to death with each breath. He must depend on his prey for sustenance. If he really does wish to carry on living. A tale which proves that hope lives in even the deepest and darkest of places. The Threaded Pit: A Crystal Kingdom Short Story.
A Great Thinker
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Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This story by Angelica Bordeaux evokes friendship, dreams, and the enriching value of company. Evolving into a play where you choose among roles, A Great Thinker finally becomes an almost spiritual vision of brilliance and light.
The Short, Strange Life of Comrade Lin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by FedoraArts Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This award-winning story follows Comrade Lin Hong as he follows the eerie music of the wilderness surrounding his home city of Shanghai, into a past he thought he had killed...
The Activist, or the Snake's Chuckle: A fantasy collection
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,160. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A collection of fantasy stories by Timothy L. Cerepaka. Includes the novella "The Activist, or the Snake's Chuckle," and the four short stories, "The Creator's Dilemma," "The Most Beautiful Island in the World," "Not Malicious. Just Unlucky," and "The Gift of Valgink."
The Fallen Queen
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Series: The Squishies Series - Origins, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: American English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The world is about to change, for the worse... Tirik wants the throne, and Arietta wants to fall in love. Two sisters bound by their duty to the realm are about to discover how changing their lives will change the world, forever. With demons and goddesses walking in their world, it's only a matter of time before their desires become a frightening reality.
Through Many Lives
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This journey through many lives, seemingly unconnected is more powerful than any army could dream of being. Solitary face after solitary face in life weave an intertwined whole. Our past informs our future while those alive in the present remain ignorant of sacrifice. He gave his soul so everyone would have a life and an afterlife. The wizard gave himself, peace now reigns where demons once tread.
Cicatrice
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Price: Free! Words: 12,050. Language: Italian. Published: July 14, 2014 by DunwichEdizioni. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Il Palio è violenza, il Palio è coraggio, il Palio non è cosa per i deboli. La Contrada vincitrice porta a casa ben più della gloria e del denaro: il controllo di Ultima, la Cittá delle Contrade. Ma quando il marciume inizia a contaminare l'onore delle gare, qualcuno decide di ribellarsi e non stare al gioco.
Metrin City: Last Hope
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Metrin City is an apocalyptic, supernatural, psycological and intriguing short story.
Zulu Star Children: Universal Wars For The Lost Identity Of The Black Child
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Liar has returned to dismantle Black " and all that he stands for. Will the planet ecosyst survive the wrath of Liar without its ability to process concentrated sources of material and energy to maintain their organization and other life activities.
Birthing Ella Bandita
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Price: Free! Words: 24,960. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young girl brought to the verge of womanhood without ever having been given a name, having lived surrounded by villagers and servants who refuse to speak to her because of a declaration made by her father, is teetering on the brink of self-destruction. But what she finds is an alternative offered in the hands of an infamous Sorcerer. Will she be willing to pay the price for a new life?
Scary Stuff
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The smiling face that floated on the surface of the pond, was not a reflection of Annie's face, so she leant over to see who it was. Then as her face touched the water, she felt something like an electric shock run through her body and she passed out. A man found her floating face down in the water, so he hauled her out. Then he asked why she'd tried to drown herself, but she said didn't know.
Nomi Nivag and Gregory's fight with the big "C"
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nomi has traveled to the Land of Zarara again and has been tasked to save a little boy named Gregory from Cancer. She will have to undertake a dangerous mission to try to save the little boy's life.