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The Unseen by JL Bryan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,130. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Cassidy is a young tattoo artist living in the Little Five Points neighborhood of Atlanta. She’s always suffered terrible nightmares, and sometimes the hideous creatures seem to follow her out of her dreams and into her waking life. When a demonic cult begins to take control of the people in her life, including her younger brother, Cassidy discovers that the unseen world of monsters is very real.
Destiny by Adam Luke
Price: Free! Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A crinkle note which I have stashed for more than a decade reappears. The provenance of this note is regarding a soothsaying of my destiny. It has stated that thirty five years old is my turning point; thereafter will be prosperous. Now is less than a month to my thirty six years birthdays; I am delving in the crux of whether to close down my venture or floundering to keep neck above water.
Scepter by Scott Collins
Series: Scepter, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
For the last three years, Daniel and Aidan have lived with only each other for company since King Argyle's men came and enslaved their parents. When Argyle's mercenaries come to take Daniel, Aidan uses his little-known gift to fight off the gathering party. What begins as a fight to save one boy unexpectedly turns into a war that may affect the existence of the kingdom itself.
The Armor of Light by Melissa Scott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 171,130. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The heavy summer air of 1593 is full of portents for Elizabeth, England's Queen, and James VI, King of Scotland. A coven of witches secretly controlled by the Wizard Earl of Bothwell has summoned a storm to sink the ship that bears James' bride to Scotland. Though the ship made port, the success of their summoning has emboldened them; the coven is now launching wizardly attacks on the King.
Into the Shadow Realm by Kristina Circelli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,420. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
She destroyed the Raven-Eater and battled the Great Spirit; now Whisper must travel deep into the shadow world - and face her own potential self-sacrifice - to right the wrongs she has committed. In her absence, her enemies thrive - Sun Woman seeks revenge, Creator's servant seeks to destroy her heir, and an old enemy rises from the dead while luring Whisper closer to her own destruction.
An Angel's Gaze by Neva Teal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Fern is a thirty year old overweight woman, working on a dead end customer service job, with no boyfriend and no prospects. After months of pleading God for a boyfriend, someone else to love, and not just her cat, finally she is heard. One day she wakes up and sees an angel staring at her. Finally, her insistent prayers have been listened. However, this is no ordinary angelic entity.
Wolves and the River of Stone by Eric Asher
Series: Vesik, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,360. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(5.00 from 1 review)
Philip, Zola’s boyfriend from one hundred and fifty years ago, is not nearly as dead as we thought. I really wish he was. Not only has he kidnapped Zola, but he’s raising an army to scour humanity from the earth. Hopefully the local werewolf pack will help. What could possibly go wrong?
Selected Short Stories Featuring Cry Wolf by Nicolas Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Selected Short Stories Featuring Cry Wolf features fifteen diverse short stories, subject matter including space travel, werewolves, cannibalism, and commitment issues. It includes The Dread Wolf's Bane, an exclusive short story set in the world of The Necromancer's Gambit.
Attack: Book 3 in The Oneness Cycle by Rachel Starr Thomson
Series: The Oneness Cycle, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,170. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Battling the hive--a network of humans and demons--nearly killed them all. Now Richard and Mary take the Oneness on the offensive: picking out their targets, the cell goes after the humans at the center of the hive one by one. Their weapons: truth, the sword, and hope that even the most desperately lost can be brought home. The battle rages for the mind.
Stewed or Candied Yams by F.J. Schurr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
Uncle Jessup has a strange tale to tell his great-nephew, Billy, about a time back in 1928 when he and Remus stopped by an out of the way diner in the middle of Nowhere, Kansas. They had followed a simple sign just off the highway that read STEWED OR CANDIED YAMS, but was that what was really being offered, or was it something much more eternal, dark and sinister?
A Pair of Shorts by Andrea Frazer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by manoirdecrapaud. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
From the sublime to the ridiculous! This pairing of stories certainly seems to cover that statement, with a story set in Hades and steeped in sin, alongside one about the season of goodwill to all and general happiness. I like the contrast. I hope you do too. The Best Christmas Ever Miss Goody Two-Shoes and the Devil
When Joe Met Alice by Izzy Robertson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Magic Oxygen. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
'When Joe Met Alice' is a debut short story from fantasy fiction author Izzy Robertson. It unfolds a tale of romance with a magical twist and is set around Halloween. That said, don't let it preclude you from reading it on any other dark night when you need a chill delivered to your spine. It entwines an evocative mix of fact and fiction, but where does the fact end and the fiction begin?
Beyond the Western Sun by Kristina Circelli
Price: Free! Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Embark on a harrowing quest into the heart of Native American lore as Whisper and Ian traverse the Land of the Dead to save his captive son. Together they face insurmountable odds and conquer demons, but these are only tests; to save Ian’s son, they must stop the Raven-Eater from unleashing his Army of the Dead on the living. To do so will take courage, humility, and extraordinary self-sacrifice.
101 Funny Stories and Dirty Jokes from Sweden by Christian Schon
Series: Swede On Tour, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 11,270. Language: Simple English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The book is written in easy English. It all started with I collected 10,100 pieces of Swedish funny stories and jokes. After that the Swedish people has to vote to who the most funny and best stories. Then I decided to personally translate the top 101 of these most funny stories that I had received, and this has become this e-book for you. I hope you will get a fun reading and with many good laugh
Dragon's Fin Soup by S.P. Somtow
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 70,100. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Dragon's Fin Soup: And Other Modern Siamese Fables by World Fantasy Award Winner S.P. Somtow. Eight Rowdy Tales where East and West don't meet - they collide. Eight Frightening Ruminations where nothing is as it seems, and even the unreal is an illusion. Eight Delectable Servings that could only have sprung from the fevered mind of S.P. Somtow.
The PureLights of Ohm Totem by Brandon Ellis
Price: Free! Words: 93,630. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Follow Zoey and Coda through a portal to a land of powerful spirit animals, set apart by two warring animal factions--the Dims and the PureLights. A place where magic and the art of war reign. Caught between this age old war and finding their way back home, Zoey and Coda go on an amazing adventure, taking them beyond the veils, beyond everything they once knew and into the grasp of the unknown.
Quintessence Sky by David Walton
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,990. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Quintessence Sky continues the story begun with Quintessence (Tor Books, 2013). At the edge of the flat Earth, a strange fire burns in the sky, weakening the power of the island and sparking war between human and manticore. Deep in the mountains, an age-old cycle has been interrupted, forcing the colonists to find and reverse it or die.
Elephants and Castles by John Patrick
Price: Free! Words: 160,200. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
How can a school boy be Britain's most wanted terrorist? Thirteen-year old Elvis moves to his step-father's crumbling London home and is confronted by apparitions from the Black Death of 1665. Somehow he's got to get them back to where they came from, but in the process he catches plague himself and ends up in hospital. Soon half of London is sick and police track the illness back to Elvis's door.
Maps of All Things by Karen L. Abrahamson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
An ancient city Marshall fights for justice in an unjust society of powerful wizards. A private school student investigates the murders that seem to occur far too close for comfort. A far-future teenager must overcome his own fears as he travels across a post apocalyptic world. All Cartographers. All of the ancient blood that gives them the power to rewrite their landscape. But, should they?
Fire's Love by Alex E. Carey
Series: Elemental, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,690. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Kira thought she was leaving her demons behind when she left for college. She soon learns that demons are everywhere. Not only are they real, but they're protecting her; that is, except for the ones who want her dead. On top of that, a mysterious book is found; a family secret is yet to be unraveled, and she has also fallen in love. Will she bask in the warmth, or be consumed by the flames?