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Mother Knows Best by Andrew E. Moczulski
Series: Prices Negotiable, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,680. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
What can scare a professional monster hunter? Someone who routinely faces down ghosts, demons, werewolves, and horrors from beyond the veil? What force can bring even a hardened killer like Eric Margrave to his knees in abject terror? Three letters. M-O-M.
Enigma by Lindsay Buroker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.92 from 13 reviews)
Tikaya and Rias believe they’ll have several calm weeks at sea, but the ship they board is on the run. The captain has acquired a mysterious stolen artifact… and the owners want it back. When he learns of Tikaya’s background, he urges her to decode its secrets, implying her life—and everyone else’s—might be forfeit if she fails. Engima is a 15,000-word short story set after Encrypted.
Un-Familiar by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Winston’s familiar Ruby, a small black cat, avoids dogs whenever possible. So when Winston finds her in cahoots with a toy poodle-Chihuahua mix, he wants to know why. Ruby, usually so vocal, says nothing. Her silence, that dog, and a storm in the Oregon Coast community of Seavy Village all combine into one of the most memorable days of Winston’s life.
Grandma's Trunk by A Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A young girl spends her summer with her Grandmother. They are talking together and find that the girl must write a story for school. She has no ideas as to what to write about. A strange trunk is delivered without warning, and her Grandmother has it put in the attic. The girl writes about what is in the trunk. This story teaches faith in our children as a moral.
Four Crazy Short Stories by Charles Harvey
Series: Short Stories · Books in Print · Literary. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2016 by Wes Writers & Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Who is out of control, the crazy government or the citizens telling their tales of woe? Absurdity versus reality—is there a difference? These four widely read stories will have you scratching your head and wondering what the author might have been smoking. But don’t worry it’s all in his head and it’s all a matter of time before you hear the news and go, “Hey wait a minute, I read that somewhere.”
The Last Shot (A Terreagles Short Story) by Laurie Stewart
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Last Shot is a short story about Thalia Sunborn, and takes place before the novel Nets to Catch the Wind. Thalia is a member of the Assassins Guild in Terreagles. She is one of the most feared and talented killers to ever walk their halls. But years ago, she broke every rule and risked everything for one chance to do something good. She failed. 1st place in Radish genre story contest.
Will Allen and the Great Monster Detective by Jason Edwards
Series: Chronicles of the Monster Detective Agency. Price: $1.95 USD. (Free!) Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In this frightfully funny fantasy adventure, who can clever but timid boy-genius Will Allen turn to when his worst fears come to life? None other than Bigelow Hawkins, the Great Monster Detective! But even with Bigelow's help, can Will conquer his fears and learn the secret of the dreadful Hidden Beast before it's too late?
Ghost Mimic by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Caina Amalas is the Ghost circlemaster of Istarinmul, the leader of the Emperor's spies in the city. Powerful enemies hunt for her, and Caina must ever be on the lookout for new allies. So when she stumbles across a plot to assassinate an influential emir, Caina must save his life. Otherwise the plot might kill the Ghosts of Istarinmul...
Of Dragons, Love, and Poison by Matthew D. Ryan
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 17,120. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of three short stories (1st included free in sample) from Matthew D. Ryan. Of Dragons, Love, and Poison: The king’s family has vanished and the warrior Thrigon is tasked with finding them. The Red Archer: An exciting tale that pits the world’s greatest archer against a master thief. Fate Unchained: A young prince must confront his younger brother for the fate of a kingdom.
Dragon Pearl by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Nadia Moran is an illegal wizard, an expert thief, and an occasional killer, and she has risked everything to save her brother's life. But Russell Moran has secrets of his own, and if he's not careful, those secrets are going to get him killed...
Duke Baron and the Danger of the Demon Dagger by A.H. Wallace
Price: $2.99 $0.99 USD. (67% off!) Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wannabe hard boiled detective searches for a stolen dagger, and finds himself caught up in a world full of magic and demons.
Aurealis #105 by Chimaera Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis has been publishing quality speculative fiction for over 25 years. It has won numerous awards, discovered major new talents and provided an outlet for established writers from all over the world. This issue of Aurealis provides more of the quality writing, art, reviews news and humour that our readers have come to expect.
Your Seed For The Moon: A Graphic Novella by Eric Kiefer
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 50. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Fantasy » General
“Your Seed For The Moon” is an R-rated retelling of the classic fable of the Man In The Moon. An unabashed love story (albeit a creepy one), the graphic novella follows the crew of The Leviathan – a mighty spaceship – on their desperate quest to save their oil-fueled world from extinction by stealing a secret power… the heart of the moon. (Art: Carlo Boirard / Story: Eric Kiefer)
Aurealis #102 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis features Marlee Jane Ward’s ‘The Great House Thrippet, Season 246, Episode 12’, a tightly written story set in a chilling reality show of the future, James Rowland’s ‘The Planck Harvest’, a beautiful story of subtle stillness, and ‘Pretty Little Ones’ by Leigh Harlen, a powerful and disturbing tale of alienation that somehow manages to be both sad and terrifying.
Jade Spider by A Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An old wizard named Danfast realizes in his final days that life is it's own magic. A terrible end has come and he fights with his last breath to prevent it and live on. Magic comes with a cost and there is always a payment to be made of some kind. It is what we do with our life while we are here that makes the difference between living and just being alive.
Sand Creek by Victor Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Isabel Warren yearned to escape her gilded prison. The bars were gold and her every creature comfort was provided, but she wanted more: she dreamed of Sand Creek, where she could fly, breathe the cold air, and die free. But the monsters -human and inhuman- wouldn't let her go. They liked her right where she was and would stick at nothing -including murder- to keep her in her safe, metal ring.
Wraith Wolf by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nadia Moran is an illegal wizard, an expert thief, and an occasional killer. Riordan MacCormac is an assassin of the Family, a legendary band of assassins bonded to Shadowmorph symbionts. And unless Nadia and Riordan work together, the creatures of the Shadowlands shall devour them both...
The Practitioner's Guide to Dublin by S.J. Cullen
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
"If you already live in Dublin and are looking to get into the Occult community, or if you're already an Occult practitioner wanting to visit Dublin then you should probably read this book. If you're neither of those things, kindly get lost." A fictional guide to the streets of Dublin, their promise and their pitfalls in the Urban Fantasy genre.
Shield Knight: Third's Tale by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
For a thousand years, the woman called Third was an urdhracos, a slave of the dark elven lord called the Traveler. Now the Traveler is dead, and Third is free. But when she undertakes the quest to find the missing Shield Knight of Andomhaim, Third must face the bloody shadows of her past. Because if she does not, those shadows will devour her...
Mother of Hope by A Foster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The last of humanity is trapped on a set of ships that travel through time, waiting for the Earth to recover from a catastrophy. Hope is all the passengers have and all they ever will have. Two humans are left on the planet's surface with no hope, until by accident or fate they discover that Mother is wrong. This story is about love and hope.