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Plague of Cats
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Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Roane Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sonny the Scoundrel must help Grandpap the wizard with Grandpap's newest money-making scheme—selling cats to a neighboring village with a vermin problem. Grandpap feeds a cat-grow potion to the cats in the expectation the cats will breed and grow at a rapid rate. But as the cats rid the village of mice and rats, a new problem develops—a plague of cats.
Children of the Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story looking into the lives and history of the celestial bodies that we take for granted.
Life Of A 'prayer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a world where dipterans have hunted most species to extinction, James is a Sprayer. He has had a hard life and he deserves to die in peace. If only, he weren't dying so young. It isn't all gloom and doom though, sharing his world are air-pirate heroines, metallic Gorillas and Horses that run on steam. Oh and airships!
The Lion Sleeps Tonight - UNA BREVE STORIA
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: Italian. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Incontrare il Colonnello Quentin James Abernathy (Ret. ), che racconta la storia di un conoscente - un racconto di 1950 British Guyana in Sud America, e il colonnello incontro con un estinto leone.
A Badge and a Bully: a short story
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sometimes, what you are and what those around you are willing to accept don’t match up, even if you are a selkie. (A short story of about 6400 words—about 25 minutes of reading for the average reader)
Keira the Gorgon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Proto Purple Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the land of the Marquis lived a creature created of myth and legend,The Gorgon lived alone in a cave. A warrior comes to defeat her and he becomes a addition to her collection. King Claymore made a sacrifice to end the monsters terror. Something came from nowhere laying in the grass shinning and gleaming. A young boy sees it and his fate was foreseen as he picks it up, he must slay the beast.
The Lion Sleeps Tonight - EINE KURZE GESCHICHTE
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: German. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Die Oberst Quentin James Abernathy (Ret. ), der erzählt eine Geschichte um einen bekannten - eine Geschichte von der 1950er Jahre British Guyana in Südamerika, und der Oberst die Begegnung mit einem Löwen vom Aussterben bedroht.
Le lion est mort CE SOIR - UNE HISTOIRE COURTE
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,450. Language: French. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Rencontrer le Colonel Quentin James Abernathy (Ret. ), qui raconte une histoire à un gentleman's club connaissance - un conte de 1950 Guyane britannique en Amérique du Sud, et le Colonel rencontre avec un lion. Mais ce n'est pas ordinaire lion.
Downfall
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Price: Free! Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
She will make his bloodline suffer. Bridget Sinclair was a Chosen One, a true witch who had done well to escape the fiery fate that awaited her. When the Witchfinders capture her, Matthew Hopkins has finally discovered the one thing he had spent a lifetime searching for.
In Love with the Boss
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Price: $65.00 USD. Words: 124,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Leah has been in love with her boss Christian from the moment she saw in him in that tight gray suit. After five years of living on her own after a misunderstanding with her family, Leah starts to think for herself and her own happiness for a charge.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year Five
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,470. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Seventeen more short stories of literary adventure fantasy from the Hugo Award and World Fantasy Award-finalist online magazine Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Authors include Richard Parks, Gemma Files, Seth Dickinson, and Benjanun Sriduangkaew. Includes three stories named to Locus magazine's Recommended Reading List and “The Telling” by Gregory Norman Bossert, winner of the 2013 World Fantasy Award.
The Heresy of Wings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Modern predators roam the gritty concrete prairies and technology deserts of urban Los Angeles, but older magick still lurks just below the surface. And for the right price, even the darkest wishes come true.
Vampire City
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Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When a young woman marries her vampire love, she learns a disturbing secret.
Aurealis #74
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: Australian English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this issue we feature Imogen Cassidy’s ‘Soul Partner’, an urban fantasy gumshoe pastiche with some original touches, and Leife Shallcross’ creepy and engrossing ‘Music for an Ivory Violin’. Chris Large brings some thoughtful silliness with his ‘When a Jedi Should Think Twice About Bringing a Knife to a Gunfight’, and Stephen Higgins continues his SF’s Sacred Cows with Asimov's Foundation.
El león duerme esta noche - Un Relato Corto
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: Spanish. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Cumplir con el Coronel Quentin James Abernathy (Ret. ), quien cuenta un cuento a un club de caballeros conocido, una historia de 1950 Guyana Británica en América del Sur, y el Coronel el encuentro con un león. Pero este no es un típico león. Averiguar lo que sucedió en ese hace mucho tiempo, en el buen El Coronel las palabras de la propia, en "El León Duerme esta noche".
Claude and the Henry Moores
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Claude works as a security guard at the AGO (Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto), and he becomes fascinated with the Henry Moore sculptures on display in the gallery. Then entranced, then possessed with an incredible connection with the personality of each sculpture, then convinced that there is an entity trapped within each sculpture..." From the Challenging Destiny review by James Schellenberg.
Nomi Nivag and the Odyssey of Chuck Thumbstrong part 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nomi is sent to the land of Zarara to help an astronaut save his planet from certain doom. This is the most dangerous story yet for Nomi. Don't miss this tale of epic proportion! This is part 1 of a multiple books adventure.
Apex Magazine Issue 64
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,780. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » 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 on the first Tuesday of every month.
O Engenho dos Sonhos - Antologia de Contos Fantásticos
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Price: Free! Words: 48,350. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Esta é uma antologia onde se pode passear pela imaginação e por novos e antigos mundos, conhecer personagens que nos levam mais além e partir à descoberta do desconhecido. Há quem já tenha lido alguns destes contos, contudo fica o convite para lerem os que estão por conhecer.
Lay of Runes: Sky Treader
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Series: Lay of Runes, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,690. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When a young Thor drags Loki from bed unexpectedly, Loki gets even by dragging him across the realms and risking death.