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Ascent by Brian Ewuzie
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Coming of age
Duru and his father leave the ruins of their city and head for the mountain, where the gods live. When Duru discovers that he's alone, he's forced to make a difficult decision. A fearsome, unexpected stranger makes the decision harder and the outcome uncertain.
The Magic of Clay by Linda Jordan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jenna lives for working with clay. During the day a mild-mannered librarian. Evenings and weekends she creates. Bored with her life. Her husband died a year ago. Jenna seeks to reinvent herself. If she can’t grow it would mean giving up on life. This story cast its magical spell over you and transforms the way you look at life.
The Librarian by Wolf Sherman
Price: Free! Words: 15,180. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Everyone, or so one would hope, have met, or at least have been hushed by the pointed - and sometimes slightly crooked - warning finger of a librarian. Maybe even while giggling or sneezing just a little too loudly, while on a purposeful cruise down those dusty isles where ideas disquietly gather and wait, sometimes for hundreds of years.
Revival - Заклание (Russian Edition): Часть 2 - Расщепление by Vladimir Danilov
Price: Free! Words: 13,760. Language: Russian. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Насколько реально нереальное? До какой степени неизвестно известное? Где грань, за которой одно переходит в другое? Будь внимательным и ты отыщешь ту грань, ибо лишь ты - ключ к миру непознанного.
HADAGERY, Book of Eden (Chapter 1) by Teresa Vanmeter
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The gnarled beech trees lined both sides of the road for as far as the eye could see. When an eerie shadow of a man appeared from behind one of the trees. The shadow moved its head as if watching the car pass. Naul's eyesight skipped from Wight's window to the rear window. Watching the shadow dissipate before his eyes.
The Yuletide Wolf by Sylvan Scott
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A holiday tale of Yuletide, the Winter Solstice, with a folklore flavor: Alexi and Alexander learn a fable from their grandfather about the moon, the Old World, and werewolves during the holidays.
The Nests of Old Women: A Modern Fairy Tale by Karen L. Abrahamson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this modern fairy tale, Clare’s life takes a nose dive after her philandering husband leaves her for another woman. While his life soars, she loses everything. When she finally gets angry about it, a mysterious stranger suggests an old woman in the woods can help Clare get revenge. Karen L. Abrahamson's writing has been shortlisted for the Canadian Crime Writer's Award for Excellence.
A Wizard Family Solstice by Chris Lester
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Jon Tunstall is an apprentice to the wizard Artax, the owner of the wandering magic shop SPELLS 4 U. Jon's holiday routine is interrupted by the arrival of Esmeralda, a beautiful and powerful wizard who has a tumultuous history with his master. Can Jon help these two headstrong mages make peace for Yule?
Silence by Dara Girard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Nine-year-old Damion Herold can see and feel sounds. That makes him different from everyone he knows. It also makes him want his parents to stop fighting. He wants silence, more than anything, and makes a wish for Christmas. A wish that comes true. But not in the way he expected… A fantasy holiday story of loss and renewal.
Hivernatien Minimus. The Low-Fashion School by Robert Dorazi
Price: Free! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hivernatien is a sorcerer living in Antarctica, His parents decide to send him to Paris, at the Low-Fashion school. What they don't know is that this school is in fact run by Garr Gorr, the second most Machiavellian criminal who plans to rule the world with an army of gnomes. Fortunately, with the help of Sassou, a girl from Botswana, and some magic, Hivernatien will prevent this from happening.
Sleep with the Snowmen by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ask not for whom the bells jingle. A petty criminal crosses the wrong fat man, and is offered the opportunity to change his path; or he could just “Sleep with the Snowmen.”
The Captain's Sphere by Malcolm Schmitz
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Lady Ava Loftus hunts eldritch angels on a steampunk sky ship while dealing with Victorian social mores.
Cure the Enemy (A Steampunk Novella) by D. Fischer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Inside the city of Dirth, Isobella is a master chemist. Romaine turned her into a werewolf and uses her knowledge to begin the ending of the werewolf clan's struggle for power over the city's territory. Isobella finds the cure, while discovering what Romaine truly is. Will she be able to turn the tables, using the cure for werewolf-ism against her enemy?
The Joint (A Grimaulkin Story) by L. A. Jacob
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In prison, the old teach the young … and sometimes the other way around. A young boy, new to magic prison, asks James, a veteran of the place, for help. If James helps him, James could fall prey to the Satanists. If he doesn’t, he will certainly hurt his own heart.
Invincible by Kit Sun Cheah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When Ensign Zhang Tianyou discovers evidence that the Grand Union is fomenting rebellion in the Empire, he is dispatched to investigate the new threat. But will the man known as Zhang the Invincible meet his match at the hands of Han the Demon Sword?
The Caravan Tales: Shadow Lingers by David W. Hepp
Price: Free! Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A lone traveler finds himself on foot at night in a daunting forest. The mist grows along with a feeling that he's being stalked as he tries to reach the town of Del Rek or any form of safe shelter.
We, the Two by Dominika Lein
Price: $2.22 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a rush, Hanhoka must reach her long-time colleague before the practice of trading Souls is banned. Souls are in short supply, things seem desperate, but a rare sighting of the last Soul Hunter offers hope. Hanhoka takes advantage of her ability to weave fate —as well as some unlikely connections— to trap the Hunter. The presence of an ancient shadow prevents her plan from being fulfilled.
Heroes of Necessity by Dawn Vogel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017 by DefCon One Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Not all heroes wear spandex and capes. Sometimes, they come from the most unlikely of places. Heroes of Necessity collects four such tales of women who become the heroes that the situation calls for.
Fragmentos: Laurénio by João Dias Martins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Enquanto discute a viabilidade de uma investigação criminal, Laurénio Oliveira recebe uma chamada da Polícia Urbana, que informa que o seu irmão Dércio acaba de dar entrada no hospital com um ferimento de bala, obtido durante uma acção policial. Habituado aos deslizes do irmão, Laurénio decide ir vê-lo, uma última vez, e é confrontado com uma história inesperada.