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Circle of Dreams: Prequel - The Herbmaster
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Price: Free! Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by Southern Star Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Zaine's world is one of drudgery and work. Dumped on a farm as a baby, it will take him years to pay off the jar of silver that his 'aunt' claims that he owes them. One day he meets a mysterious old man, the herbmaster, and it changes his life forever! This is a SHORT STORY prequel for the CIRCLE OF DREAMS trilogy.
El espejo: Relatos de Fantasía breve
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Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aquí hay historias de mundos al alcance de la mano, de realidades donde la magia es una fuerza natural pero peligrosa y de lugares donde los cuentos de hadas tienen giros inesperados… entre otras numerosas maneras de hacer Fantasía.
The Alien Star Chamber (Part One)
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Price: Free! Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
High quality action-packed stories of explorers encountering mind-bending aliens/entities from beyond space and time! In the first a voyager of colossal magnitude and origins crashes into the Antarctic and Russian intelligence agencies uncover it from beneath the ice near an American ice station! In the second explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter a black hole it holds in its confines!
Christmas Eve Sleigh Ride
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You think you know him. You don't. He is so much older than you think. He has worn many masks and many names down the ages. But not matter how many masks he wears, no matter how many names we give him, how many roles he takes, he remembers the time before the ages began. And he remembers his first duty. In the darkest part of winter, he rides out to carry the light across the world.
The Christmas Key
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
One Christmas Eve night, Stephen Swift prepares to end his life. In the process, he not only finds a reason to live but also learns that love is the greatest power of all. A hauntingly-beautiful Christmas short story.
The Six Swans
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Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short fairy tale retelling of The Six Swans. Originally by the brother's Grimm. A girl must save her cursed brothers by sewing shirts for them out of nettles. She can't speak until the task is finished.
Amalia By-the-Sea: Dancing With The Black Dragon
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"It was a baby, it was, but a dragon it be..." Livya Minnow is dying from the coughing disease. But before she succumbs to her sickness, she tells her daughter, Amalia, about the night she saw a dragon. This is a bittersweet story of a shared family lore and one girl's love for her mother.
A Miracle in Thyme
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Price: Free! Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Salunas Tac always wanted to do something more. To be something more. When Gaiana, the Druid Mother, visits Aazronia for her Reconcilement blessing, she regales him with tales of the Gift Giver. Inspired to do something for the families of Aazronia, Salunas takes on the mantle of Gift Giver, using his Coercer powers to help spread joy throughout the land
A Ponte das Almas Negras - Carina Portugal
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Price: Free! Words: 17,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Durante mais de um século, Rouco manteve a sua guarda, sob a ponte de uma antiga vila. Algo negro habita-a, escondido entre as pedras degradadas e os líquenes, aguardando a chave da sua libertação. Aurora, uma menina cega, é a única que tem o dom de as conseguir ver. Contudo esse dom é também uma maldição."
Ja, powstaniec. (Polish po polsku)
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You set the price! Words: 11,640. Language: Polish. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Warszawa, koniec lata 1944 roku. Upadające powstanie. Na powierzchni, szaleją płomienie i spadają bomby, dlatego tylko zimny chłod kanałów daje jakiekolwiek szanse na przetrwanie. Władek, dowódca bezimiennego oddziału, za wszelką cenę stara się przeprowadzić swoich ludzi w bezpieczne okolice wolnego Śródmieścia. Jednak wróg, to nie tylko karabiny w górze, to też demony wewnątrz. Miasto ich osądzi.
Sinister Arcana Shards, Vol. 1
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Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of over 200 micro fiction stories that serves as an introduction to the Sinister Arcana setting. Journey to the icy kingdom of Neva, which spans four fantastic continents and is on the brink of war. The course of Neva’s history is about to be changed by two mysterious travelers, a dying girl and a living relic.
The Nannak
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Price: Free! Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The orcs tell a story about a creature. They call it the Nannak, a monster so powerful, it can rip the wings off dragons. Of course, it is nothing more than a legend, a tale told around campfires on cold autumn nights. Or is it? For one young human named Arlo, legend becomes reality, and in the process, changes him forever.
The Amazing And Unbelievable Family History Of Wanda Wollow
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Once upon a time, there was a little girl who wished she had been born a mouse. And why not? Her life was meaningless and the people around her were tiresome. But everything changes when she discovers a red leather-bound book in the attic. Follow along as she learns how extraordinary her family truly is in this fun tale about dragons, secret agents, and a shattered ice boat.
Whispers Gone Cold
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Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A flash fiction about a man and his thoughts on why he didn't sent the S.O.S signal on a space station.
The Sky Pirates of Gur
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A humorous Post-Modern fantasy short story that pokes fun at the common tropes of this genre. Journey with Professor Carter Linwood as he attempts to rescue Princesss Miralee from the horrible looking Gurs - lizard creatures who live in the sewer. You'll never use the toilet in the same way!
The Essence Of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
An experimental psychologist delves into the mysteries of the human subconscious. What he discovers unleashes a new and terrifying threat to the sanity of mankind.
Polish, Dust and Sparkle
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You set the price! Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The men in the tight suits and narrow ties grow wealthy by cultivating the worth of their towers’ sparkle. Yet their economy depends upon the toil of the polishers, who work to keep so much glass clean. A magic dancer jeopardizes the fragile skyline when her steps summon a thundering herd, turning the polishers into hunters, and threatening to shatter all the foundations made of fragile glass.
The Princess's Ransom
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Maeven was a thief, a clever one. What would make her risk the King's wrath by stealing the Princess's ransom?
The devil's playthings
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Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00 from 1 review)
The rapture has happened. The believers are gone and the rest of us are stuck here. Chaos reigns and many die, then Lucifer shows up. The devil introduces a game where people must survive in a giant arena all while a soul eating demon hunts them.
The Wraithlord
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Price: Free! Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In the depths of the future's most advanced fantasy role-playing game, a virtual mind fights to survive in a world full of lethal gamers who stop at nothing in their quest for dominance. But even as this contest of sword and sorcery rages, the nature of the game is changing, and the future of mankind might just hang in the balance. Download this spell-binding introduction to the Monomyth Saga!