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The Waiter: Dador Geschenk
Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Shopping is a tool others use to fill the emptiness of life devoid of true accomplishment and meaning. Aside from simply restocking the essentials, Ben usually finds little joy in the whole ordeal. But an unexpected meeting with a shopkeeper, and a waiter named Dador Geschenk, might serve to change his perspective.
The Space Between Hope and Dreams
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Before he left to fight in World War II, Jack promised Myrtle he’d be home for Christmas. But Myrtle begged Jack not to make a promise he couldn’t keep. Christmas after Christmas, decade after decade, Myrtle thinks of Jack and his promise, of the life they might have had were it not for the war. Until Myrtle finally understands that somehow, someday, Jack will find his way home for Christmas.
The Imp and Other Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories and novellas in the genres of Science Fiction, Horror, and Fantasy. This collection has a little of everything - humor, suspense, horrifying deaths, even a dragon and a vampire! The tales are rife with swordplay, sorcery, unearthly monsters, and evil masterminds, laser weapons, space ships, distant planets, and an evil empire. A mini-vacation for the mind.
My Name Is
Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
My Name Is is about an ordinary man who has something very extraordinary happen to him. Crows are one of the most intelligent creatures on earth, and Brian Seymour soon discovers that they are even more interested in him, than he is in them. When he learns that they also understand him much more than he could ever understand them, he must decide how to handle his new incredible power.
Seeded
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Five years travelling faster than light in a colony transport goes slower than you think, but the credits are worth it. Captain Ona and her crew are ready to collect a tidy sum for delivering the Flock to Paradise. On the cusp of seeding the colony they encounter a force that will forever change them. This is what happens when science collides with fantasy.
Guisarme
Series: Silvery Earth. Price: Free! Words: 6,170. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014 by Unicorn Productions. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Members of the Assassins' Guild can be as honorable as anyone. They might be trained to kill, but they're just people with loved ones to protect and avenge. This short story is also included in "Saif&Kilig" and in the free anthology with various authors "Wyrd Worlds 2"
In Bloom
Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The old man next door, Old Man Rab, has disappeared and been replaced by the sinister Mrs Hitchcock and now no-one remembers him, except nine year old Kim Cutbush. His Mum and Dad think he's mad but It’s not just Rab who has gone. All over the village, people’s loved ones are disappearing and being stitched, or ripped out of time, and no-one can remember them except Kim.
My Real Cousin Ruby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,050. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In “My Real Cousin Ruby,” World Fantasy Award winner Kristine Kathryn Rusch challenges the border between reality and the land of dreams. And what crosses that border leaves serious consequences behind on both sides.
Siren's Song
Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Joseph is on a ship sailing toward home. They will arrive in three weeks if they make it through the pass alive.
Tales of Lyrridia: Volume Two
Series: Tales of Lyrridia. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Lyrridia, a world of swords and sorcery, enchanted relics and mythical beasts. Continue the journey of exploring this fantastic realm in this second collection of short stories.
Super Three's
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A new mother’s discovery that her child takes after her families legacy, consequently leads to a battle at the playground that might change everything in this super hero charged tale.
Fifi and the Swiftifoots and how they found the Flowers of Paradise
Price: Free! Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fifi and the Swiftifoots and how they found the Flowers of Paradise, tells of Fifi, a lost fairy, who lands in the forest of the Swiftifoots - small people resembling mushrooms - and their search for a new home and the flowers of immortality. They travel back in time, collecting colourful creatures en route, until finally finding the flowers and their extraordinary queen.
The Minstrel Angel
Price: Free! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The forces of mankind face certain defeat as a demon army closes in, but when they capture an intriguing, inhuman spy, his dark powers may prove to be just what they need to turn the tide.
Stranger in the Hills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tine: a simple carpenter. And he strives for only a simple life. Free from superstition, the unexplained. But, as he shall learn, sometimes escape is not an option. A story of mystery and raising the dead. Stranger in the Hills: A Dante Gobornik Short Story.
Metamorfoses
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: Dutch. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In een mythische wereld waarin niets is wat het lijkt, komen drie mensen in aanraking met hun lot. Bevat drie onderling verbonden fantasy kortverhalen van elk ongeveer 1.500 woorden.
Life on Other Moons
Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
FrostFire Worlds November 2014
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
The Mussel Eater
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Karitoki is fascinated by the Pania, who beckons him with her plump, scaled flesh, her razor-sharp nails, her fish-oil scent. His Pania, he believes, loyal to him just as she is loyal to the lives of the dolphins and whales she guards. His Pania, if only she would eat the delicate mussels he cooks for her, every day, by the sea. But a Pania never eats cooked food.
When We Come to It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ten years the war with Volsapta has raged on. Too long has Filya the averner been forced to scout when he should be tending horses. Filya sees an easy answer – desert and flee south. But scouting with him is Sir Pytor, who puts honor and loyalty ahead of worries about a mad king....
Bind by the River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Exhausted, starving, and out of magic: a terrible way to meet your assassin. When Terlik's horse wanders off at the end of a rare long day's ride, Terlik barely manages a spell to find his steed. Unfortunately he also finds the warrior sent to kill him. She holds secrets and regrets, but clings to her honor: she took the money and Terlik will die – unless he can figure out his way out.