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Mrs. Baker's Ghost by Anna Marie Catoir
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Time travel(5.00 from 8 reviews)
Our story of 12 residents of Whiskey Bay Boarding House, told by the enchanting Jayi. She is loved by the tenants, a crow named Alastair, and ghost of Mrs. Baker. The mysterious riddle, left by Mrs. Baker, is a puzzle as old as the bible. A tale mixing a bit of mystery, drama, and sadness with a touch of romance makes this a heartwarming story for everyone. You will wish to read it more than once.
Hotel Flamingo by Patrick O'Duffy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.86 from 7 reviews)
22 rooms. 22 characters. One mosaic novella following a tangle of destinies through a hotel packed with weirdness, coincidence and impossibility.
Bionic Bebe and More: A Collection of Short Stories by Kyesha Burns
Price: Free! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The greed of man, the state of the world, and the war on drugs are just three things this collection addresses. Bionic Bebe and more: A Collection of Short Stories is a collection of short stories that touch on issues of today in different ways. This compilation is full of action, futuristic settings, modern-day dialogue, and surprising plot twist.
Piper: Broken Chains by R. F. DeAngelis
Price: Free! Words: 16,280. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After walking out on her best friend, Piper finds herself in shackles. Escaping's the easy part, living with herself might be imposable. Includes an excerpt from On Leather Wings: Chloe's Collar
The Butter Spirit's Tithe by Charles de Lint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,600. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: 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.
That Was Radio Clash by Charles de Lint
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Short story that first appeared in Taverns of the Dead (Cemetery Dance 2005). Written as a memorial to The Clash’s Joe Strummer. Set in 2002, guitarist Sarah Blue meets mysterious trumpeter Eddie Ramone in a bar and is given a chance to return to a pivotal moment in her life to correct one of her deepest regrets.
Lociel's Elite Guardian by M.A. Abraham
Series: The Elven Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Arazel, Arienne and Raina are three of the Dark King Liessen’s Elite Guards, the pride of his realm. Beautiful and deadly they are no man’s possession, until they meet their Life Mates. One will accept hers on sight. Another will entice hers to her side. The third will have to fight to escape the boundaries she has lived all her life with, to be able to take her place by her Life Mate’s side.
Element of Surprise by James Owens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the aftermath of war, a blacksmith wants nothing more than to return to his former life. When an impossible monster ravages a far-off village, however, he is called upon to serve his lord and country once more. What price will he pay this time?
Promises by Sheri L. McGathy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shay, a Blade Whisperer, has made a promise. A promise she is determined to keep, no matter the consequences or the pain that promise might cause. She has searched long, following the countless whispers of forgotten blades, until one quiet whisper reveals the blade she seeks. And now that she’s found the bewitched dagger, she must fulfill her promise to set her lover free…by killing him.
Greed (The Seven Deadly Stones Book I) by Michael DiGioacchino
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Three scientists on an expedition in the Himalayas discover a unique stone with an unusual attraction. They soon find themselves in the midst of the battle between Heaven and Hell as the stone's fate and that of the scientists unravels. Can an evil prophecy be fulfilled, or will the birth of a boy save mankind?
Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale by Richard Hector, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Soucouyant is the first of a series retelling Caribbean folktales updated for today's taste. In this entry, the ancient soucouyant manifests as a beautiful woman of Indian descent. She extracts her unique style of justice from a local small time thug ("bad John") whose action resulted in the suicide of a teenage girl.
The Devil's Outhouse by James Pratt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After a bank robbery goes terribly wrong, ex-Confederate soldier turned gunfighter Jacob Burden flees into the desert where he might hope to escape the posse but certainly not his conscience. Somehow, Jacob winds up in a place far stranger than any tall tale and more dangerous than a hanging judge. If he keeps his wits sharp and his pistol loaded he might not only survive but find redemption.
Real Dragons Don't Wear Sweaters by Renee Carter Hall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General(4.83 from 6 reviews)
All Dinkums wants is to be a real dragon, a fierce crimson-scaled firebreather like the ones living in the northern caves. Instead, Dinkums is pink, fuzzy, and cute--until Skye, a teen witch bored by school and ready for a challenge, finds a way to transform him. But Dinkums and Skye are both about to learn that being real is more complicated than they bargained for.
Dark Circus by Alex Vaugn
Series: Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk(4.20 from 5 reviews)
A traitorous fiance and a murderous stranger send straight-laced bookish Emmie Kirkwood fleeing into the 1870's London night fog. When a strange gas lamp appears at the side of the road, will it lead her to a place of refuge or a doom worse than what awaits her outside? Meanwhile, her would-be killer is still hot on her trail. A Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles steampunk suspense adventure novelette.
Justice Girl: Crusher by Don Ship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
Justice Girl and Zephyr are after a gang of ex-military gone bad. Crusher is still wearing his Army power-suit, while Deathblow and Kyouzame wear FEM belts and Power Braces. They are more powerful than super heroines, and more than any mere bank can handle. It's a knockdown, drag out kind of fight that Justice Girl soon joins and must win or it is all over for the two lovely heroines.
Kamigami by Phil Garbrecht
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
On New Year’s Day, Ramona visits a shrine in Tokyo, Japan with her cousins and Grandma. After she unknowingly takes a shrine offering, they fall under a curse turning them into spirits! In order to become humans again, they must complete three good deeds before sunset. However, not all spirits are out to help them. The clock is ticking in this fast-paced, funny, and heartwarming novelette.
On the Way Through the Woods by Emily Martha Sorensen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: American English. Published: September 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fairy tales(5.00 from 1 review)
A kleptomaniac princess and a good witch meet a monster in the forest who does NOT like people stealing his roses. A short story with the same characters as Black Magic Academy.
Elsewhere by Barbara Hambly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
A novelette of 15,000 words, sequel to Hambly’s Darwath series. An accidentally-activated transporter strands the wizard Ingold and his warrior-woman partner Gil Patterson in an unknown world, and at the same time that an army of ghosts appears within the now-wizardless Keep.
Sunrise on Running Water by Barbara Hambly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
The evil vampire Lord Napier Sandridge flees the vengeful sister of his most recent victim by taking passage on the Titanic. What could possibly go wrong?
The Magician's Grift by DeAnna Knippling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
Even before the stock market crash of 1929, Eliza lives in a world of secrets as a legal secretary to a wizened old lawyer in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. If she admits that she’s practically engaged to be married, she’ll lose her job.