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The Fifth Di...: June 2013 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Featuring some of the best science fiction and fantasy being published by the small presses, this issue marks the first issue released by Nomadic Delirium Press. In this issue, you'll find fiction from Robert Hansen, Milo James Fowler, and Kellee Kranendonk. You'll also find poetry from John Grey, Shelly Bryant, Leonard Roller, and WC Roberts.
The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions by William Mangieri
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The things you run into in space… Fresh from the University, Sheila Wulf thinks she's made her mark when she discovers an alien species, but her fifteen minutes of xenopological fame seems to be wasted on a tribe of uncooperative crabs. Could anything be worse? Try working for her. "The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions" is available in the collection "Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Duck Blood Soup (Book 1 - The Caldarium War) by Brothers Hofer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,290. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
When Eizenfeng's leading wizards combine science with magic, the world changes dramatically. Technological advancements, coupled with racial and economic tensions propel the country toward war with a longtime ally.
The Granary Angel: a Lovecraftian Short Story by Mercy Loomis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Steffi works on a nighttime graveyard tour in Boston. Recently she’s become obsessed with the statue of an angel at the Granary Burying Ground. The problem: there are no angel statues in that graveyard…and the angel no one else can see appears to be equally obsessed with Steffi.
The Bobs by Annie Reed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Jane’s mom loves her new tablet. She even gave it a name: Bob. Jane has a sneaking suspicion there’s more to Bob the Tablet than meets the eye, but as long as her mom’s happy and not trying to marry her off, Jane’s happy. Then Jane receives a Bob of her own. A very insistent Bob. A Bob who can’t wait to grant Jane’s wishes.
Fiction Vortex - May 2013 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This inaugural issue of the Fiction Vortex magazine is stuffed with incredible stories, tales that will take you through the verdant valley of coming-of-age-fantasy, over the jagged summit of hard science fiction, into the dark cavern of cerebral horror, and back out into the sunlit meadows of humorous satire. All stories and reviews were published on FictionVortex.com in May 2013
Black & Red by Sarah Jayne Nantais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,420. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(4.33 from 3 reviews)
After two hundred and fifty years of eternal torment, Kalan, Eikon's most powerful sorceress, has been brought back to her native world. Who has brought her back and what is their purpose? Why had she been banished in the first place? A fantastical tale of revenge, pain, and suffering following the repercussions of the actions of others.
The Vampire Saga (Ways of the Pack series Spin-Off) by A. M. Reed
Series: Ways of the Pack, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,480. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
This is a compilation of three short stories, in which vampires cause mayhem, death, teenage girls to swoon, and just general bloodshed.
Zachania Tome II by Joseph Henry Gaines
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,880. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Zachania Tome Two The epic tale continues.......... The Zachanian army taking their first step to freedom after centuries of solitude and confinement, finally set foot back onto the sacred soil of Kratos.
The Tournament Knight by Jonathan Moeller
Series: World of the Demonsouled, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
Mazael Cravenlock must defeat an honorless knight before the knight defeats him.
Sky Girl and the Superheroic Adventures by Joe Sergi
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,870. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Being a teenage girl is hard enough, but for DeDe Christopher, it is proving impossible. In addition to cliques, books, and boys, she has to worry about capes, apes, and aliens. Last year, DeDe discovered that she possessed fantastic abilities that were strangely similar to those of a comic book character named SkyBoy.
The Diamond Sword of Tor by Robert A.V. Jacobs
Series: Cardoney, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
But now, after five centuries, the sword hidden behind a disguise of steel, has found its way into the hands of Erun Oncant, Sovereign King of Cardoney. A child at play caused the portal to allow a single team of humans through, and they need to recover the key to return home. When they don’t find it in the castle, they kidnap the Queen, to coerce Erun into returning it.
Gambit of the Glass Crowns, Volume One of epic fantasy The Sundered Kingdoms Trilogy by Ethan Risso
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,810. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Conspiracy, adventure, magic, and romance abound in this first book in Risso’s The Sundered Kingdoms Trilogy. At the center of the tumult is Connor, the unwitting harbinger to the end of an era and doomed to die before his time. Gawain, the duke’s renegade bastard son, and Bronwen, the ambitious young queen, navigate their own ways through the tempest.
Kydona: From Ashes by Thomas K. Krug III
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140,490. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The war for the east has begun. Stripped of his royalty, Marcus finds himself fighting for his life on the bronze steppe. It is a war of annihilation, and mercy is a laughable memory at best. Only the ruthless survive in Kydona. But Marcus soon discovers that the worst of human crime is committed outside the heat of battle...
Neon Lights by L L Watkin
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: British English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
William has spent a century watching the city light up gradually around him as he hunted, not a bad occupation for a vampire all told, but a lonely one. Now the time is finally here for him to make the perfect partner, one who will dazzle their human prey even as she consumes them. His design has been long in the planning, which makes it a shame he didn't stop to ask her first.
Sebastian Falls by Celeste Holloway
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,700. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by World Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A year after her parents’ death, seventeen-year-old, Meadow Parker, is close to having a grave of her own. Beyond her shrink’s false diagnosis of PTSD, there’s no medical reason for her failing health. Only she knows the cause. But if Meadow told the truth—told them what comes for her at night—they’d lock her in a padded cell.
Tales Of Terror For A Dark Night by J. Jones
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ghosts, monsters and demons aren’t real are they; they’re just made up to frighten children at Halloween? Or are they? What if that creaking floorboard upstairs isn’t caused by the house settling? What if that banging shutter isn’t down to the wind and what if that cold spot in your lounge isn’t because of a draught? Maybe you’re not alone after all. Maybe something is watching you right now.
Green With Envy (Crack On The Wall) by Seg Olan
Price: Free! Words: 9,340. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
How the burning secret love affair between the king's chief protector and a strange ambitious woman set a kingdom on fire, ripping apart trust, loyalty and peace; thereby calling on the Witches to use their magical powers to defend their homeland as the forces of darkness plans to invade it and take over.
The Shard of Palrinah: Book 2 of The Remus Rothwyn Chronicles by T.P. Grish
Series: The Remus Rothwyn Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
After averting war between Humankind and Fey, Remus and Elaina set out for further adventures, until they meet their old friend Perfidian, the bard. They discover that the brewing war between the Steelwielder and Paragonite factions holds a deeper and darker mystery involving an object of power. This leads to a deadly game of cat and mouse between the friends, the factions, and sinister Fey.