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Whisper to me Softly
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There’s only two things that Nathalie Thorn cares about, surviving and fulfilling her promise. When her father was murdered, Nathalie made a promise to never return to sea, until she finds her father’s killer. Little did she know that her promise would become her curse. FROM THE WORLD OF THE SHADOWS SAGA Learn the story behind Nathalie Thorn, and unravel the truth behind her Immortality.
The Tell Is In The Smile
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jason is a character from Susan's novel and when her mother discovers that he is the same character that she once used in her book, she tells her daughter that she needs to remove him from the story completely, as he once killed three people outside of her story, all because she did not bring him to justice within the story and allowed him to get away with murder. Jason's tell is his gold tooth.
The Apex Book of World SF 3
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,450. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Apex Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
These stories run the gamut from science fiction, to fantasy, to horror. Some are translations (from German, Chinese, French, Spanish, and Swedish), and some were written in English. The authors herein come from Asia and Europe, Africa and Latin America. Their stories are all wondrous and wonderful, and showcase the vitality and diversity that can be found in the field.
White Raven
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Price: Free! Words: 13,740. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
White Raven is a very short story set within the world of The Shadows Saga, following Ophelia an Akita soldier who is sworn to protect the Shadows. The story takes place moments before the Shadows return in the first book The Shadows: The Return Has Begun.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (July 2014)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » 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.
Blood to Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Secret Fire Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Malek—the serpent from the Garden of Eden—counts himself among the local gods. The last time he rode with the others under the moonlight, his one and only apprentice died a terrible death. So when the invitation for the next midnight ride arrives on his doorstep, he refuses. Until a human girl he cares about becomes the gods’ target. He may be her only chance to survive.
Baal ou la Mitose
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Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Une nouvelle de fantasy sur l'autisme et l'amour fou (A short story of fantasy about autism and wild love in french)
Uma Caligrafia de Violência
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Price: Free! Words: 550. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "Uma Caligrafia de Violência" por Nuno Almeida
Pão do Caminho
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Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "Pão do Caminho" por (Mogu Mogu Chan)
Na Viagem de Caronte
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Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "Na Viagem de Caronte" por Inês Montenegro
Migalhas de Ontem
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Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "Migalhas de Ontem" por Sara Farinha
Diferente
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "Diferente" por Ricardo Dias
A Flecha Perdida
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "A Flecha Perdida" por Pedro Pereira
A Emboscada
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Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "A Emboscada" por Pedro Pereira
A Bela e o Monstro
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Conto "A Bela e o Monstro" por Inês Montenegro
Shadows Beneath: The Writing Excuses Anthology
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 162,820. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Dragonsteel Entertainment, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From the Hugo Award-winning hosts of the Writing Excuses writing advice show comes a collection of all-new stories of the fantastic, with beautiful illustrations and a behind-the-scenes look at each story’s creation. Come for the stories by award-winning authors; stay for the peek behind the creative curtain.
A Pint of Sup
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An old man sits alone in a bar. With his pint of sup. Waiting for someone—anyone—who might buy him some more. If only they’ll take a story as payment . . . A twisted tale of life and death. A Pint of Sup: A Short Story.
The Madness of Survival
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Soul's Road Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Riding her enchanted steed, sworn to protect children, Alis mourns the loss of her own daughter, taken by the Fae. Abandoned by her husband, shunned by her friends, Alis now knows no family but her fellow riders, knows no joy except when she’s riding. But freedom comes with a price…
The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't, the Mummy That Was, and the Cat in the Jar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A short tale of mummies, werewolves, and well preserved felines set in the world of the Parasol Protectorate. Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, are on a mission in Egypt when they encounter visiting tourists and things go all pie shaped. What is his real mission and will his Aunt Archangelica approve of his treatment of her cat?
The Boy in Blue
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Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Half-gods are supposed to be heroes, the kings of legend and the doers of great deeds. Unfortunately, Daenan, despite his semi-divinity, is still just a boy and for him it isn’t going to be so easy to win the Games and succeed to his step-father’s throne. He will need all of his tricks, lies and bargains if he’s going to make it. He might even (whisper it) have to cheat.