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The Spider
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Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
On an evening walk, the spider Islavarka finds a beautiful veranda where she will make her home. There she welcomes an assortment of creatures: friends, a gentleman … and dinner! “The Spider” is a touching vision of the inner life of an arachnid, meticulously drawn by Angelica Bordeaux, author of “Tamika”, “A Great Thinker”, and “The Book of Dreams.”
Blood Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A string of murders force Knight, the sheriff of Portland's magical government, to work with his vampiric counterpart.
The Fortune Cookie
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Louise Carter is thrust into the workforce after fifteen years of spousal abuse. She applies for work, and was hired on the spot. Timidly she stepped up to the time clock, and punches in for the first time. She meets Margaret Ling, a co-worker who befriends her. They have daily lunches at the Destiny Dragon restaurant, where the fortune cookies would drastically change her life for the better
Boiling the Ocean Away
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Series: Mages of Tindiere. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Kinipela strictly controlled the need to work the weather and waves surrounding her island. The broken heart left behind by Moanna, her ex-wife, made control hard. News of storm clouds approaching against the wind pulled Kinipela out of her grief and into a battle against her heart and her magic. Boiling the Ocean Away is a story of magic, life and discovery that is sure to excite.
By Sword, Stave or Stylus: Fantasy Short Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,140. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A gladiator painting with manticore blood. A demon detective policing Hell. A ninja who can turn into shadow. Prepare to be swept away to worlds beyond our own in these thirteen short fantasy stories.
Where Do Lonely Socks Go?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The answer to the the riddle that has plagued mankind since the invention of footwear is finally here.
Plof!
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Price: Free! Words: 19,750. Language: Dutch. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jacob wordt genadeloos uit zijn overpeinzingen gerukt als het tot hem doordringt dat de lange rij lichten voor hem uitvalt. De letters van Airport Schiphol verdwijnen in de duisternis. Het instrumentarium slaat rood uit. De lampen van de vliegtuigen verdwijnen. De lichtjes van zijn geliefde stad flikkeren en zijn dan ook weg. Alleen de vlammenzee in het centrum van Amsterdam
Desporto Radical - Ricardo Dias
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Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Um inspector da polícia investiga uma série de suicídios que não são o que aparentam... e acaba envolvido com um inimigo do qual não há escapatória possível.
Reviewer - Ricardo Dias
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Um crítico de jogos depara-se com o seu maior desafio. Para o superar, o preço a pagar poderá ser demasiado alto...
Doze Doses de Ilusão - Carina Portugal
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Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Numa noite, o mundo de Henrique desmoronou-se diante de si. Não há forma de voltar atrás, não há forma de apagar. No entanto, uma ilusão fá-lo-ia esquecer, é nisso que acredita. Um comprimido, dois comprimidos... doze comprimidos, e a ilusão será mais do que ele imagina.
The Legend of Skaluni
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
On the day of Skaluni’s birth, the seven moons aligned. On his twelfth birthday, a fireball hit their world. Skaluni is used to being the village outcast, the unfriended Boy Who Did Not Believe. But when the lives of the villagers are threatened, they are forced to turn to him for their future.
Un jour sans lendemain
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Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: French. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dans cette nouvelle aux accents steampunk, Victoria a trouvé l'amour malgré un mariage arrangé. Alors qu'elle s'apprête à annoncer une formidable nouvelle à son époux, son destin bascule. Le salut de sa famille résiderait-il dans ces étranges cristaux extraits au plus profond des mines de l'Empire ?
Deadly Deals
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Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Isa expected it to be just another shift at the Diablo, the only supernatural gentleman's club in Portland where not a single patron is of the human persuasion. But it's never just another day when you're sleeping with a boss who rubs elbows with the city's seedy underbelly. When Roane's back-alley deal goes sideways, it's his touch alone that can bring Isa back from the brink of true death.
Princess and Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A dragon corners a princess under a bridge during a battle. She hasn't had much fighting experience but there is no one to help. This is a short story with one illustration.
La Letizia del Drago
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,990. Language: Italian. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Letizia d’Orsomare di Rocciaspunta della Spina è una giovane guerriera, ma l’essere donna non le aveva giovato granché fino a quel momento. Il padre non aveva mai accettato la sua indole guerresca e soltanto grazie alla sorella Grazia, Letizia aveva potuto sviluppare la sua passione, apprendendo tutti i segreti dell’arte del combattimento e della guerra dal maestro d’armi Antonio di Spadaronta...
L'ultimo bacio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: Italian. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Il guerriero vichingo Thorkel torna vincitore dopo aver depredato e fatto razzie nelle terre dei Franchi. Ma il ritorno questa volta non è all’insegna della celebrazione della vittoria, perché un sogno molto strano gli ha regalato un’esperienza interiore di infinita dolcezza, della quale prova una profonda nostalgia. Thorkel da quel momento comincia a provare rigetto per la sua vita...
Een kans
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You set the price! Words: 10,200. Language: Dutch. Published: October 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Het titelverhaal is zowel geïnspireerd door Lord Dunsany als door een bizar Darwinisme, maar uiteindelijk gaat het over een man en een vrouw die elkaar net niet bereiken - met vreselijke gevolgen. De andere verhalen bevatten elementen van sprookjes en andere volksverhalen, maar de problemen waar de personen mee kampen zijn verrassend alledaags.
Twinfinity: The Onyx Ravens
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Series: Twinfinity. Price: Free! Words: 19,330. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Whitney is beginning to feel the call of the Warrior that lives deep within her soul. She doesn’t recognize what that call is, but as danger in her life increases, so will that call. She and Tommy, for the first time in her life, head out to enjoy the local town festival. They leave on their own, and are almost immediately faced against the local town bullies.
Ol' Hound
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Series: West Lakes: Chaos Factor, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Shadows trudge through the night, some searching and some running. A collector has road in on the fog and searches for one who has done wrong. Following a thin trail through West Lakes and past the citizens there in, will the ol' hound find his prey? Will the new Earth Angel let it go so easily?
Scarab of Sacrifice
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bringing home an authentic Egyptian Scarab, Nancy didn’t realize a curse had been placed upon it, one that could take the lives of their two children, Janie and Junior. In nightmares Janie saw two Egyptian priests dragging them off to be sacrificed. Nancy thought nothing of the dreams, until finding herself in the same nightmare, and it was far too real to be ignored.