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Tail of a Witch
By Paul Simpson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,640. Language: British English. Published: October 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
On Halloween night a witch named Fionn is offered a deal to cast one of Hell’s residents back into the pit, but she only has 24 hours and the clock is ticking. Her only problem is that she was cursed over 300 years ago to wander the world as a cat. Will she break the spell and save the day or will the doorway to Hell remain open forever. Join Fionn on the journey she was destined to make.
Degrees of Delusion
By Lindsay Buroker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
After being publicly shamed and kicked out of the imperial service academy, Fortis chose to serve in the only other way possible: as a mercenary. Working far from the boundaries of his homeland, he never thought he’d have anything to do with the empire again… until a powerful wizard hires the company to destroy an imperial outpost. This is a 9,000-word short story.
Goon Squad #2
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Puppet Girl has been inducted into the Goon Squad -- Manchester's Special Talents Response Team -- but is on probation. When her first time in the field goes very wrong, it looks like her new career might already be over. But she has one champion who will stand up for her and who suggests a new course of action that might just save the investigation. The Goon Squad must go "Nightclubbing."
Johannes Cabal and the Blustery Day
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Johannes Cabal has faced down the undead, ghosts, monsters, and Satan himself. But before all that, he fought the terrifying Bonewind. "Johannes Cabal and the Blustery Day" was the story that first introduced the necromancer of some little infamy back in 2004. Long out of print, it makes its belated return on Hallowe'en, of course.
Ice Cracker II (and other stories)
By Lindsay Buroker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
She's wanted for crimes against the throne. He's the empire’s most notorious assassin. With bounties on their heads and soldiers hunting them, they’re not likely candidates for heroics, but they're on a quest for redemption. They'll have to pursue and conquer great threats to earn the emperor's recognition.... Three stand-alone stories set in the author's "Emperor's Edge" universe.
Offerings
By Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Retired, and recently widowed, FBI agent Tommy McCain moves to a small town in Louisiana in search of a missing friend. What he finds is a community of characters who are sometimes quirky and sometimes sinister. Every small town has its secrets, but this town harbors a much darker secret that confounds Tommy and might have already consumed his friend. Offerings is a 12,000 word mystery novella.
Exeunt Demon King
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Johannes Cabal, a necromancer of some little infamy, has faced many horrors during his career, but in this tale he tells of an early encounter with something that horrified even him. Pantomime. A provincial theatre has seen a series of strange deaths. The young Cabal investigates, even though this requires him to don red tights, a curling moustache, and become... the Demon King.
Hidden Holidays: A Monster Haven Short Story
By R.L. Naquin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The holidays can be overwhelming for anyone, but Zoey is ready to explode when Maurice, her closet-monster roommate, takes celebrations to the extreme. When Zoey ducks out for a little fresh air, she finds a boy with a big problem -- a problem only a mythical creature can have and only Zoey can solve.
Astral Bodies (Part 2)
By D.L. Miles
Series: Astral Bodies, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
*This is part Two of a serial novel, NOT the complete novel!* Twenty-year-old Tess has the ability to astral project, and while going for a midnight walk in the woods she stumbles across a ritual murder. Not only that, the killer was able to see her when nobody else could. Soon she thinks her life can return to normal, until Jonas Adler contacts her with an offer she can't refuse.
Gifted
By Michelle Sagara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story of 5k words. The third wish is always death to a Genie, and now only one Genie remains. He has hidden his power and denied the use of his wishes for millennia, because he wants to live. But one night, after millennia of care, he thoughtlessly grants the wish of an old woman...
Ouroboros Ouzo
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What if you could see the future? What if the future could see YOU? Johannes Cabal, a necromancer of some little infamy, has discovered a way to give some insights into how he should conduct his future researches; by drinking a glass of the legendary "Ouroboros Ouzo." Rare and precious, the liquor is reputed to give a once in a lifetime glimpse into what may be.
Like Part of the Family
By Jonathan Maberry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sam Hunter's latest client is gorgeous, blond, and marked for death. Her ex-husband-David Skye-is a brutal and dangerous gangster with a shocking secret. Skye thinks that a small time P.I. like Sam can be scared off. David Skye is a very scary guy. But Sam Hunter is scary in an entirely different way-and he treats every one of his clients Like Part of the Family. Things are about to get messy.
Crow Roads
By Charles de Lint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short story Crow Roads first appeared in The Coyote Road: Trickster Tales, edited by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling, Viking, 2007 Set outside of Newford in 1967, Annie lives in Tartown with the rest of the poor kids. When a handsome, longhaired hippie shows up outside Ernie's Poolroom, Annie is smitten by his exotic good looks and long black hair.
The Hunting Trip
By Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Hunting Trip. An Encounters Short. A man and his dog plan a hunting trip to what they think is a deserted island. What they find is a nightmare that could be hunting them. Hunting Trip is a 1,400 word short story that can be read in one sitting such as a coffee break or commute to work.
Ghost in the Coffee Machine
By Charity Tahmaseb
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Katy and her grandmother have always used coffee to catch ghosts. It pays the bills and keeps them in high-end beans. But after Katy’s grandmother dies, it’s as if she’s taken all the ghosts with her.
Beautiful Winter
By Eugie Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Even though her mother despises sweet, beautiful Marfa, Prascovia finds herself adoring her new stepsister. Their mother's spite drives Marfa one night into the bitter cold, but astonishing them, Marfa returns with violets, strawberries, and the favor of Lord Frost. However, having Father Winter as an admirer has its own perils. A haunting, lush re-imagining of the Russian "Jack Frost" fairy tale.
The Assassin's Curse
By Lindsay Buroker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
0.75 star(4.74 from 19 reviews)
When outlaws Amaranthe and Sicarius chance upon imperial spies stealing military prototypes, they immediately give chase. After all, they both want imperial pardons, and what better way to attract the emperor’s favor than by looking after the empire’s interests? What seems like a straightforward mission develops a hitch when the spies flee to a haunted island. A 12,000-word short story.
Son of Zeus
By Eric Feka
Series: The Legend of Herakles, Episode 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Herakles is the most celebrated hero of Greek mythology and famed as a warrior without peer. Born through a God's infidelity, Herakles lived in a brutal and violent world, populated by belligerent deities and vicious monsters. Named Alkides at birth, this is the story of how the most famous son of Zeus came to take the name Herakles, and the horrific crime that changed the course of his life.
Shadow & Spice
By Lee French
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Shadow is no ordinary cat. He's a familiar, bound to the soul of his pet human. The binding gives him brains and a pawful of tricks to use them. He’s got the night to himself in this short story, and makes the most of it, getting into trouble like only a cat bonded to a vigilante spy can.
The Butter Spirit's Tithe
By Charles de Lint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,610. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Short story. The Butter Spirit’s Tithe first appeared in Emerald Magic, Tor Books. Conn O'Neill has run afoul of a vengeful spirit. With his soul promised as a tithe to the fearsome Grey Man, Conn's only hope lies Miki Greer. Miki knows a thing or two about Irish spirits, having lost her brother to them in de Lint's novel Forests of the Heart. She's not about to let them claim someone else.