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Manor of Sweet Souls
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by Roane Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Manor of Sweet Souls is the oldest entrance between earth and Faerie in the eastern US. Today’s its birthday and it deserves a celebration! But this entrance was created none too sweetly, and someone has to pay. As guardian of the entrances between worlds, it’s up to Gladys to keep everyone in line. Even if it means making enemies of her own.
Finding Creatures
Price: Free! Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Bernadette is a lonely little girl...until she meets Angel, a horse nobody else can see, a friend like she has never known before. But is she really the only one who can see Angel? Is she really Angel's only friend?
The Girl with Two Faces
Series: The Night Wars, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
All Eva wants is to disappear into the busy day to day of the circus she ran away to--but a dangerous mask falls into her hands and drives her into death defying acts.
The Spell-checker Cat
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In this short story, a writer acquires a feline to fight off the loneliness while completing a writing assignment and in the process he gets a lot more than he bargained for.
Hans My Hedgehog
Price: Free! Words: 810. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
A princess has promised her father she will marry a man who is half Hedgehog. Based on the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm. A short story with 1 illustration.
Cuddlespikes to Dragons Pest Control: Candy Corny Beetles
Series: The Other Side Short Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Once again, Sherwood finds himself in the midst of a mess thanks to Jabez and his lack of instructions. Sherwood's hunger pains from a recent diet may cause him more problems than he ever thought, when they go on a mission to rid a candy corn crop of beetles. Candy Corny Beetles is the third book of the Cuddlespikes to Dragons Pest Control Series.
Price: Free! Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magic is dying in the world and the age of humans has arrived . . . but the elves might have one last trick before they go. (This free short story is about 2600 words and the document includes a preview of No Beast so Fierce.)
Nó Górdio - Ricardo Dias
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
O líder de uma agência de correcção de anomalias temporais defronta-se com o maior dilema da sua vida. Um problema aparentemente insolúvel, mas que exige uma solução a todo o custo...
Lâmina de Cristal - Pedro Pereira
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A milenar ordem Roul desde sempre acolheu os possuidores do Dom. Os aprendizes são acolhidos em tenra idade e treinados, de forma a aprenderem a controlar os seus poderes, vistos pela Igreja como uma maldição e uma ofensa aos seus deuses, os Inai. Irus Garis, um aprendiz no final de treino, inicia a derradeira prova para ser aceite na ordem: conseguir um cristal para uma das míticas espadas Roul.
Actos de Dor - Sara Farinha
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Há dores que não têm cura. Nico tirou a própria vida para fugir a uma dessas dores mas, incapaz de encontrar paz, volta para descobrir quem falhou… E descobre que as vidas se embrulham em nós impossíveis de desamarrar.
A Tempestade - Pedro Pereira
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A chuva intensa que se fazia sentir naquele dia de Agosto obrigou John a procurar refúgio na igreja da povoação. Encharcado e cansado da viagem, mal podia adivinhar de que não se tratava de uma tempestade como tantas outras, mas sim o prenúncio de um mal que se aproximava.
A Herança do Escritor - Hugo Cântara
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quando o fim se aproxima, reflectimos na herança que deixamos. O que deixamos àqueles que nos são queridos? Podemos imortalizar aqueles que amamos? A herança mais valiosa de um escritor é a possibilidade de nos transportar para o seu mundo.
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014 by Roane Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Happily mated Tiger shifter, Fhina has the Purr-fect life with her no-longer-cursed Wolf shifter husband and their brand new babies. So, why is it that life suddenly took a turn for the weird for her favorite cousin Tessa? And why did Fhina’s Magician ex-boyfriend and his gaggle of pixies suddenly appear in Tessa’s bakery.
Drago Verde (Racconto Milanese)
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: Italian. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Questo è un racconto che parla di un drago, di passato, di presente, di futuro, ma soprattutto d'amore. Amore per Milano, un po' mamma premurosa, un po' suocera rompiscatole. È un racconto per tutti: per chi ama questa città, per chi ci è nato e ci ha sempre vissuto, per chi se n'è andato o ci è solo passato, per chi non ci verrebbe mai, per chi proprio non la sopporta.
When the Weather Changed
Series: This is Better than That, Book VI. Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
It seemed obvious to Ash that if you wanted to know the truth about something you should ask people who actually knew, rather than people with no relevant knowledge or experience. But grownups didn't always see the obvious, even when it was staring them in the face; even when the swollen rivers flooded their banks and the heaving seas lifted all but the biggest boats and smashed them on the rocks.
Bob's Eyes
Series: Unforgettable Fairy Tales, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
(3.00 from 1 review)
How can we see clearly when we are forbidden to see most of what's around us? Meet Bob: He's a coward, and like almost all cowards, he can only see what's on the surface. His "eyes" that he may have been able to see with were removed from his head when he was young, and along with the other Cyclops people, he staggers towards extinction. For the complainer in all of us - approximately 1100 words.
My rotten Valentine
Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: Polish. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wirus zamienia ludzi w zombie. Laura i Marek barykadują się w piwnicy swojego domu, licząc, że uda im się przetrwać Apokalipsę. Tylko że jedno z nich już jest zarażone… To trochę studium szaleństwa, trochę opowieść o miłości i poświęceniu, a to wszystko w stylistyce świata opanowanego przez zombie. Mieszanka gatunkowa, wciągająca i trzymająca w napięciu!
Series: Killgrace. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
He only saw his grandmother cry five times in his life. A speculative fiction short story.
Plague of Cats
Price: Free! Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Roane Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sonny the Scoundrel must help Grandpap the wizard with Grandpap's newest money-making scheme—selling cats to a neighboring village with a vermin problem. Grandpap feeds a cat-grow potion to the cats in the expectation the cats will breed and grow at a rapid rate. But as the cats rid the village of mice and rats, a new problem develops—a plague of cats.
Children of the Universe
Price: Free! Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story looking into the lives and history of the celestial bodies that we take for granted.