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Cadets, Part One
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Series: Refuge World, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One with no family, one with a father from the forested mountains, one from the capital, one from the farm, and one from the ruins of centuries past.
Warm October
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Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
It's October, but summer doesn't seem to be giving way to fall. This short story recounts the happenings of a less than ordinary October day.
Threads of Hate
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Series: Mages of Tindiere, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Louisa's life revolved around her mother, her grandparents and their sewing shop. Her burgeoning magic wasn't something that concerned her. There was no reason to think that her magic might someday be a threat to anyone at all. But then a man came to the shop and changed how Louisa viewed everything. Threads of Hate is a tale of growing up and learning the consequences of one's actions.
The Blood of the Queen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A fresh retelling of a classic myth. As history is told by the victors, what has passed down through the ages is exactly what the Queen wanted us to know. Now read the true tale, the story of a great queen, bidding her time, and at long last reclaiming her own. *prev published in the Short and Twisted Fairy Tales Anthology
The Last Enchanted Forest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Last Enchanted Forest is a picturesque saga of rhyme about Willie, a leprechaun who discovered an astonishing world inhabited by humans. For children of all ages.
Samhain Born
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Alana has always seen spirits, but after her parents death they are her only company. Lonely and hungry, she seeks out the spirits on All Hallows' Eve – her seventeenth birthday – hoping that on this night they can tell her the purpose her second sight serves.
The Ruins of Ospara
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Series: Tales of the Age of Four Empires. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,290. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Milo, a young man away from home for the first time, encounters a woman on the road. In the ruins of Ospara — once the greatest city in the world — he discovers truths about her that he could never have imagined.
Night Dancers
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Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Why do the statues dance at night when no one is watching? Who is the piper who plays their music? Can Kaelyn escape the night dancers’ fate?
Redemption
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Price: Free! Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lyrah and Caleb have a condition in common. There is a dangerous and expensive treatment. Caleb wants to pursue it, Lyrah wants to accept her fate. It's not as if it's the end of the world...yet. A very short look at the other side of immortality.
Never Follow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
There was a saying in Fife’s village about wisps: never follow them. Those that did never returned whole.
Dear Agony
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Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What can a man do after everything he loves is gone? How far will he go to end the pain?
When Vampires and Ninjas Collide
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Working as the housekeeper for a grouchy, occasionally-murderous vampire might be exotic, but Deidre feels nothing but plain, especially when a new girl moves in across the street. Bellasandra has everything that Deidre does not. When an identity mistake forces Deidre to spend a night in Bellasandra's shoes (and very tiny clothes), Deidre may just come to appreciate the benefits of a boring life.
Casualties of War
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Series: The Impaler Legacy. Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After the siege at the end of A Victory that Counts, while Liana is debriefed by Captain Nour, Spânu proceeds with his mission. Max’s help can either save or break Liana. A key story in The Impaler Legacy series, a vampire saga like no other.
Together We Will Fly
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Series: Tales of Wyld Magic ยท Wyld Magic. Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: American English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Brothers Galenos and Varranor struggle to overcome prejudices in a big city and find work to support themselves. With few opportunities, they're tempted by rumors of a coming war and the need for warriors who can tame dangerous monsters.
Trinket: A Feyland Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Fiddlehead Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
High-tech gaming and ancient magic collide when a computer game opens a gateway to the treacherous Realm of Faerie ~ Violet Yamaguchi can’t wait to play the immersive new computer game, Feyland—but she doesn’t suspect the game wants something in return… A short story of approximately 5,00 words (20 pages)
Necrofairies
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Series: Necrofairies. Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Neen is a fairy living in a harsh polluted city. She has learned to adapt and survive. She is a talented thief and not shy with a gun. When her regular partner in crime, an assassin called Sliver, lands a job with a massive payout she accepts fearless of the risks. Find out exactly what Sliver has dragged her into and whether she will survive to enjoy her pay. Check out Shane's novel, Apocalyptica
Memoirs of a Sorcerer
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Ilthan has been wronged, and he intends to take back what is his. (Short Story)
Fairy Tale Fusion
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
What if the characters in Fairy Tales were real? What if they lived in Fairyland, a place not too dissimilar to ours, next to Wonderland and down the street from Camelot? Follow the exploits of Detective Piper of the Fairyland Metro Police, the Fairy Tale News updates and more cracked characters taken from the world of childhood, including some very scary toys. Enter into Fairy Tale Fusion.
Road Rash
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,380. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
A guy dies in a violent motorcycle wreck. He goes to Heaven...or does he? They can't serve coleslaw there and still call it that, can they? Road Rash is a short novella about life, death, and drama teachers.
A Maze of Cubicles: A Dorelai Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Osuna Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Magic makes even the dullest office a deadly trap.... Dorelai Trelton receives a call for help from a former coworker, Stuart, about his missing boss. But what seems a routine investigation of a magical curse becomes an encounter with an office that Dorelai won't soon forget. A short story from the world of the Dorelai Chronicles by the author of Cubicles, Blood, and Magic.