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Aurealis #61 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The best in Australian Fantasy and Science Fiction, featuring 'Restless' by Sophie Masson, and 'Kernel' by Sean Monaghan. Plus the best news, reviews, and interviews in the world of Australian Speculative Fiction. Your monthly fix of all that is good in speculative fiction.
Rogn's Blood by Leslie Kappes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » General
Vorodin creates things with his hands...and with his necromantic spells ─ the Hound of Halsingur, the Gorfalcons, and in one night, the demon Draja, a desperate scourge he releases into the world. The princess Tmynthe and the exile Sythrax must find and fight the demon. Help may come from another exile: Rogn, Death himself as described in the Erlsaga, the creation myth of all peoples.
The Berserk and his Wife by David Hunter
Series: The Chronicles of Erebos. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A grim yet stirring tale of a family defending their lonely homestead against savage sea raiders; and of the complex love that exists between the hulking, dull-witted Headho and his wife, the strong-willed and fiery Elfswitha. It is a violent tale leavened with a little humour and softer moments of calm amidst the struggle.
Shadows of Illusion by Peyton Reynolds
Series: The Legends of Dhanen'Mar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,730. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 1 review)
The Legends of Dhanen'Mar series - A Threads of Fate Novella. Sent by the royal jester of Dhanen'Mar to uncover a suspected conspiracy, assassin Callan Ashe and thief Tishan Ravare arrive in the country of Veron and immediately find themselves drawn into a storm of political mayhem. * Author's Note This is not a stand-alone story, and is meant to be read between Volumes 2 & 3 of the series.
Major Meerkat To The Rescue by Roohi Shah
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mama Ostrich gets into some trouble in the savannah and none of the animals seem to be able to help her; except for Major Meerkat! Follow the adventures of Mama Ostrich and Major Meerkat as they tackle a serious crisis in the savannah! Adapted from folk tales from Southern and Eastern Africa.
Plasma Frequency Issue 6 June/July 2013 by Plasma Frequency
Price: Free! Words: 30,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
In this Issue: Fiction By: Jeff Bowles,Siobhan Gallagher,Ryan Harvey, Brent Knowles, Sara Puls, Brynna Ramin, Adam C. Richardson, and Rebecca Roland Cover art by Luke Spooner And Interior Art by:Laura Givens and Tom Wieja Book Review: Rogue Hunter: Inquest by Kevis Hendrickson
Lucifer's Lottery by Edward Lee
Series: Infernal Series by Edward Lee, Infernal04. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,620. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Theology student Hudson has just won the lottery, but not just any lottery—Satan’s lottery. Only eleven people in all of human history have been so honored since Lucifer’s fall from Heaven in 5318 B.C. All Hudson need do is say “yes,” and he will receive an all-expenses-paid tour of Hell, and his tour-guide is the damned soul of H.P. Lovecraft, the greatest horror writer of all time…
Vampires of Orange County Volume 2 by John Bankston
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Like many girls in Newport Beach, California, Morgan spray tans, night surfs and parties. She even has a purse dog named Bambi. But Morgan also has a secret. She's endured black-outs ever since her mother's death. Following a black-out during an attack at the tanning club she manages, Morgan learns she killed her attacker. It may not be the first time.
Sleeping Beauty: Danger Within by Chris Van Dyk
Price: Free! Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sleeping Beauty awakens suddenly in a near-post Apocalyptic wasteland. But this is not the story she knew. She's walked out of her dreams and into a world of nightmares.
Reluctant Rapture - 101 Nights by Kellyann Zuzulo
Series: 101 Nights, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,450. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The wedding night was a blaze of ecstasy, but soon Amani feels the white picket fences of her suburban prison closing in. Worse, while she had no misconceptions that this was a love match, she can’t help but be alarmed by her husband’s emotional past—and the woman who threatens to emerge from it. But a true friend waits in the wings, and a better connection to the man she wed.
A Mankind Witch by Dave Freer
Price: $5.83 USD. Words: 120,100. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The magical arm-ring of Telemark has been stolen. A new Viking age of blood and mayhem will be born unless it can be recovered. Princess Signy has been blamed for the theft, and 'escaped' to Trollheim. Cair, her thrall, once a corsair captain, knows she's innocent. He's a man of science, and not all the Kobolds, trolls and grendel himself will stop him tearing the 9 Norse worlds apart to find her.
Dreaming of Djinn by Liz Grzyb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: Australian English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
18 New tales of the Arabian Nights. "To open Dreaming Of Djinn is to open a jewel encrusted box full of exquisite and mouthwatering delicacies." - Isobelle Carmody
Midnight and Moonshine by Lisa L Hannett Angela Slatter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: Australian English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In “Seeds,” the opening story of Hannett and Slatter’s innovative dark fantasy collection, Mymnir, Odinn’s white raven, flees the Ragnarok, “an apocalypse for the gods alone,” and comes to the New World. There she creates a Fae kingdom in the image of Asgardr, transforming herself from a thieving, neglected raven into the fearsome, immortal Fae Queen.
Song of the Dragons by Katryn Ali
Series: The Exciting Dragon Saga!, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Mitchell Ali. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This book has been in the making ever since 1995 for my sister and I. I am so glad to get it published. It accomplishes quite a dream...
366 Squared Volume 5: May by Michel Clasquin-Johnson
Series: 366 Squared. Price: Free! Words: 13,170. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
For the merry, merry month of May, a collection of 31 short stories to wipe that spring-is-here smirk right off your face. As usual, a blend of science fiction, fantasy, historical fiction and the occasional mini-essay. As always, each story told in exactly 366 words.
The Jewel of the Sorcerer by Nicholas T. Daniele
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Lucian Rolfe believes himself to be an average 17-year-old boy until he fishes a strange, golden key out of the local creek. Alluring and beautiful, he opts to keep it for himself. The key soon draws the attention of a suspicious traveler and vicious, shadowy creatures begin lurking on the outskirts of town. Lucian will soon learn there is far more to this key than meets the eye.
Gertie and Friends: A Collection of Poems for People of Any Age by gail logan
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
a garden spider's world of giant sunflowers and gardenia bushes sometimes mirrors another: a realm entered from a garden path revealing a secret place inhabited by toads and fairies and elves of old,and by animals like tiger or mole that entertain us with their antics. With poems by gail logan and designed by gary pulliam,"gertie and friends" is colorfully complemented by lovely photographs.
A Pair of Shorts by Tarry Ionta
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 3,090. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As the title suggests, 'A Pair of Shorts' contains two short stories. One in the Science Fiction genre. The other might best be described as Fantasy. Both are amusing and entertaining and have a sting in the tail.
L'Amante della Morte - L'Omicidio di Lord Yarioll by Matteo Capoferri
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 73,650. Language: Italian. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anche in un mondo magico ci sono misteri da risolvere, e quando la magia è usata per commettere un crimine, viene chiamato un mago investigatore della Torre Arcana per indagare.