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Dark Tree: A Tale of the Fourth World by Brandon M. Lindsay
Price: Free! Words: 17,000. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
When the Dark Tree comes, people start dying. Only Mirek, a tired old guardsman in Suridruun, seems to be able to see the Tree and know what it portends. His sole comfort is that the Tree always disappears after a few days, taking with it the murderous rage it instills in the hearts of men. But this time, the Dark Tree is not leaving without him.
Revived: Part XI - Kammani Unravelled by G Johanson
Series: Revived. Price: Free! Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Part XI - The hypnotist, Ilkay, probes deep into Kammani’s mind and long forgotten memories are dredged up, including some unwelcome flashbacks. With Kammani entranced and vulnerable an opportunistic schemer decides that this is the perfect time to strike...
A Stone From the Stream by Peter A. Smalley
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Here is a short myth set in an ancient Japan that never was (but could have been), with monks that never were (but might have been), and journeys toward enlightenment (which may yet be). Here you will find monks and shrines; love and enlightenment; and no few stones, streams, and sutras. Perhaps, somewhere in the midst of all this, you will also find tranquility.
Imperative, Book 1 of The Quinn Larson Quests by P. A. Wilson
Series: The Quinn Larson Quests, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Quinn Larson is a wizard. His life in the shadow world of the Vancouver Real Folk is a quiet one, and he'd prefer if it stayed that way. But one dead human is a problem, and three is something he can't ignore. The Sidhe and the fairies are involved, and they'll expose all the Real Folk if they're not stopped. It falls to Quinn to keep them hidden and prevent another genocide – but at what cost?
The Obsidian Tower by Rebecca Lyn Shelley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,910. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Wonder Realms Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
To save his sister, a desperate knight murders his king and frees the demons from hell. While the demons ravage the country, the orphaned son of the high priest must team up with the dead king's cousin to defeat them. But the two heroes' loathing for each other is only outstripped by their desire for power.
The Vagary Tales by Robert Michael
Price: Free! Words: 14,770. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The Vagary Tales are a collection of eight short stories that each follow a separate path on a wandering journey. Several genres are represented, so there is a story to appeal to almost anyone.
Tyrant Trouble by Phoebe Matthews
Series: Mudflat Magic, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Claire flees from a Seattle crook to an Otherworld barbarian tyrant. Not a whole lot of improvement there. One threatens with a gun, the other swings a broadsword. This novel won the EPPIE for Best Fantasy of the Year. Novels by Matthews have been published by Avon, Dark Quest, Dell, Holt, LostLoves, Putnam, Silhouette, Scholastic and others.
The Sticky Situations of Zwicky Fingers by Rhys Hughes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Zwicky Fingers is a giant fruit bat detective who lives in the past, present and future simultaneously. He is often consulted by the police force when there are paradoxical, lateral or impossible crimes to be solved. His sticky situations are ten tricky cases, one for each finger of two human hands; but hands belonging to whom?
Chronicles of Ash by Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An introduction to a nine-book series, the fantasy is a steampunk-inspired series of stories of Ashleigh Peters, a young woman from Brooklyn that finds herself sucked into the world of Eleusis. It begins with Ashleigh’s last days on Earth and we meet her family, learn of her life in Brooklyn, and what she leaves behind as she is transported to this new world.
P.A.S.C.O - Episode 1 by RK Moore
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Welcome to P.A.S.C.O - a company with an unusually high turnover of staff. Some leave via the door, others via a coffin. Stevie, fresh from the jobcentre, lands a job at PASCO. Except he doesn't quite know what position he's applying for. The office does boast a large amount of mythology books, however, and in the basement he encounters a strange goat-woman.
Dragon Kind by Karen Elizabeth Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,230. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Marsilynda Weston’s grandfather dies, he leaves her a magic sword that sends her through a time portal, on a quest to kill a dragon. Plus, he requests that his associate, Richard Carnes, become her protector. But what happens next is a total surprise when the dragons turn out to be her friends and the nearby king and his knights her enemies.
El poeta De Cuén by Rubén Cota
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,670. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Geraldo De Cuén ha dedicado su vida a crear poesía y beber vino. ¡Qué viva el poeta De Cuén!, es la ovación con la que son agradecidas sus creaciones. Su desapego a lo material es tan grande como su bonhomía. Quizá por eso le será concedido experimentar un inusitado viaje místico, del que podría regresar siendo otro. ¿Serán las circunstancias capaces de hacerlo cambiar?
If you cross the dusk by Johan Lindback
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy(4.00 from 1 review)
A young woman is sent on a fatal mission. Was it right to choose death over life ...?
Island Shifters - An Oath of the Mage (Book Two) by Valerie Zambito
Series: Island Shifters. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,320. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It is nearly unthinkable. A child has disappeared. But, Beck and Kiernan Atlan know exactly who has their daughter, and she is the waking nightmare that has haunted their dreams for years. The kidnapper will stop at nothing to exact revenge against the shifters of Massa but will soon discover a powerful truth. The fierce love of a parent burns eternally, but when stoked, it threatens to explode
Doorways: Three Tales of No Going Back by Ash Krafton
Price: Free! Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Short story collection by speculative fiction author Ash Krafton. Bonus material: excerpts from Krafton's urban fantasy novel Bleeding Hearts (Demimonde #1) and her short story Application of the Scientific Method to Family Management.
Extraordinary Creatures by Krista Joy
Price: Free! Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Every summer, the circus comes to Bluebank. But Madame Lorinie’s Circus of Extraordinary Creatures is no ordinary circus, boasting a half-demon knife thrower, a goblin strong man, and a real live shape shifter. When a young man goes looking for a summer job, he discovers that the circus is more than it seems…
April 33 by Wayne Benham
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 236,430. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Quirky characters and Twilight Zone atmospheres abound when mild-mannered Michael receives an unusual gift- access to a supposedly non-existent 13th floor of an office building. So begins an adventure of darkly screwball fantasy, romance, mystery, mayhem, magic, and a roller coaster ride finale as Michael races the clock to prevent the end of the world as... well, as we don't know it.