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Mother Mala's Kitchen by J.R. Pearse Nelson
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Noctua is not free. Choices are few, and precious. Lili has been raised in the warmth of her grandmother’s kitchen. But ever since the Comandante closed the city when Lili was small, Grandmama has been fomenting revolution inside the safety of these walls. And the freedom sought in Mother Mala’s kitchen is not without cost. Today the price will be paid.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2015) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,450. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Writing on Walls by Nobo13
Price: Free! Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"I never knew what it was, but I soon lost all my regrets and smiled. Not because I was told to. Not because I was expected to. But because I wanted to. The white tiger was right. It was the hardest thing to fix." A flash fiction about regrets.
A Smattering of Angels by Harvey Stanbrough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
In this intensive short story by Harvey Stanbrough, explore the inner workings of a rather odd mind. For a while the unnamed professor wasn't sure. Did he slip and fall on the ice-slicked asphalt running trail? Or did he continue to run and see a vision? Or did he slip and fall and see a vision?
O Pinheiro de Natal - Pedro Cipriano by Fantasy & Co.
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"É véspera de Natal. Ao juntar as bicas dum pinheiro manso para acender a lareira, Raul começa a ouvir a voz do seu avô que falecera há vários anos."
O Domador de Dragões - Inês Montenegro by Fantasy & Co.
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Aldrabar o currículo pareceu a João uma mais-valia. Mas talvez, e apenas talvez, não o devesse ter feito quando o novo emprego implicaria domar um dragão."
O Cupão - Pedro Cipriano by Fantasy & Co.
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Portugal separou-se em três estados independentes e todas as memórias de um país uno são indesejáveis. No entanto, há dissidentes que procuram destabilizar a ordem estabelecida. Daniel é um deles mas a polícia anda de olho nele. Será que vai conseguir cumprir a sua missão?"
Nigel's Holiday by Tabitha Ormiston-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bestselling romance writer Nigel Hawthorne, brought low by writer's block, seeks inspiration in a walking tour of Romania, and finds more than he bargained for.
Crónicas desde una taberna by Albert Gamundi, Sr
Series: Obras de pensamiento alternativo · Cronicas de los Feelsonsteel, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Spanish. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Harter y Beatriz Feelsonsteel están más cerca que nunca de encontrarse. Después de los hechos que se narran en Una Reina Guerrera y Crónicas de los perdidos, la acción tendrá lugar en la cima de una montaña y en un restaurante. La saga de género dramático toca a su fin con esta obra.
Nachtmerrie in het Park by Jack Broscie
Price: Free! Words: 12,380. Language: Dutch. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Een meisje van 17 achtervolgt door een gruwelijke nachtmerrie, gebrandmerkt voor het leven. Een verscheurd gezin; de moeder met ziekelijke gewoontes, een verwend broertje en de vader met macabere interesses. Een raadselachtige advertentie met een duister geheim, een jongen en een kistje met een geheimzinnige inhoud. De huiveringwekkende prijs: een leven voor een leven …
A House in the Woods by H. S. Stone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,080. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dystopian fiction meets fairy tale re-tellings in this collection of three short stories based on "Hansel and Gretel", "Little Red Riding Hood", and "The Elves and the Shoemaker."
Jack’s Wagers (A Jack O’ Lantern Tale) by Wirton Arvel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
The story of the only ordinary man who has a feast day dedicated to him that by now is celebrated the world over. From the Celtic Samhain to modern Halloween, but hardly anyone knows his story. Who was Jack? Why do we celebrate him on Halloween night?
Vignar and the Elven Seer by Byron Gordon
Series: The Vignar Cycle. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fleeing the wrath of the Uruk King, Vignar and Mariel seek for a being with the wisdom and power to use the Scry of Skein. While the Scry is known to provide answers, it is equally known for misleading those seeking the answers. Or just driving them mad. The quest takes them deep into the mountains, to find an elf who's dabbling in strange magics have caused her to be banished from her homeland.
Dark Tales of Sorrow and Despair by Ciprian Mitoceanu
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Step into Ciprian Mitoceanu's horrific worlds, where sorrow and despair shake hands with (the illusion of) hope, and you will surely be getting a taste of what the young Romanian horror has best to offer.
Kara Pazarlar by Ece Evren
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,150. Language: Turkish. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Merhaba, benim dünyada yüzünü belki de hiç göremeyeceğim, belki de hiç tanımadan bir anlık yan yana geçip gideceğimiz insanlar. Ama o geçmelerimiz bile tesadüf eseri olmayan. Ben de sizlerden biriyim. Kendimin ve hiçbir şeyin sonunu bilemediğim gibi, yazılarımın sonunun nereye varacağı hakkında da hiç bir tahminim yok. Çünkü, epeydir böylesini yaşamadığım bir girdabın içindeyim.
The Sea by Nerine Dorman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Imaginative stories involving the sea, offered up by Alex Hughes, Amy Lee Burgess, Andrea Jones, Anna Reith, Barry King, Benjamin Knox, Camille Griep, Diane Awerbuck, Don Webb, J.C. Piech, Rob Porteous, Simon Dewar, Steve Jones, Toby Bennett, and Wayne Goodchild. Plunge into watery worlds where mystery, horror or wonder await.