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A Song to Soothe the Restless by Daniel R. Robichaud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A haunted child, a balladeer with an unearthly duty, a wild rural fantasy. Daniel R. Robichaud breathes a little Appalachian magic into fantasy fiction with the creation of a contemporary wandering hero: Jim Sargent the roaming balladeer whose guitar can tame devils and ease ghosts to their reward. Follow his adventures across modern America . . .
The Darkest Secret by Patrick Roberts
Series: The Dark Witch Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Following the Death of his parents, Perry Robins lives with his older brother and has become a loner. His life suddenly changes when he meets the new boy, who harbors a horrible secret...or three. His life is further complicated by finding out that he is a witch and that his parents were also.
The Death of the Party by Ashley St. Clair
Price: Free! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"I stepped forward and stretched forth my pale hand. She grasped it gently. 'It’s charming to meet you,' I said, and, with a perfunctory bow, I planted a light kiss on the back of her hand." Greek mythology meets modern culture in this flash fiction tale.
The Man Who Had Everything by Manuela
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Once upon a time there was a man who had everything. He had everything you or I could conceivably ask the heavens for as aids to the state of perfect happiness. And yet he was not happy. He was discontent...So he asked the Fates for more, and the Fae answered. You should be careful what you wish for, it may just find you...
Cherry Blossom and Other Stories by Amy Laurens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The important moments in life are as fleeting as cherry blossom. Love and family are just as ephemeral. A collection of literary fantasy stories - contemporary themes laced with magic. And of course, a couple of canines.
The Catwitch by Cindy Matias
Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short story I wrote of one of my own fictional characters, The Catwitch. In this story, she's an immortal witch with way too much time on her hands. She's a wicked little witch who entertains herself with the mortal civilians living in the city. When one of her creations puts the citizens in danger, she goes out of her way to make sure her source of "fun" isn't taken away. Enjoy.
Aurealis #68 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More of the best speculative fiction from Aurealis. This issue contains fiction, reviews and general information that provides a wealth of entertainment. If you love speculative fiction (and even if you don't) you should get this.
Out of the Blue - And Other Stories by C.J. Jessop
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: British English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of speculative short fiction, some previously published and some previously unpublished.
Sun Tzu and the Maiden Army by Bill W.Y. Cain
Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Before Sun Tzu's profound manuscript, the Art of War, became the legendary and renowned work of strategy, tactics, and human relations, he must present it to the king of a powerful state. It proves to be a deadly task. Sun Tzu must duel a great swordsman, and also, wager his life on a challenge issued by the king. Ultimately, the day will end in bloodshed.
Rag & Bones Shorts: 1941 by Juliet Boyd
Series: Rag & Bones Shorts, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
This short story is part of The Rag & Bones Vampire Series world. World War II and Rag and Bones are in the thick of it, hiding underground in the London sewers while bombs explode above them. Bones doesn’t want to hide any more. He wants to help. Not your typical vampire behaviour, but then, he’s not a typical vampire.
The Eldritch Beyond: Two Lovecraftian Tales of Old Japan by T. W. King
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Two tales of terror in old Japan draw from the mythos created by H. P. Lovecraft and his literary circle, pitting mere mortals against cosmic powers beyond their ken. Previously published separately, they are now presented together for the first time—a double dose of thrills and chills for the lover of Lovecraftian fiction. Contains "The Doom that Came to Yamatai" and "The Shadow over Yoshiwara".
Lights in the Dark by R. J. Davnall
Series: The Second Realm, 7.1. You set the price! Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Gifted of Vessit have no reason to love Chag Van Raighan, so when the last of his friends leaves the town, they waste no time locking him up. But Vessit will be at the centre of the coming war with the Separatists, and every Gift, no matter how minor, will be needed in the town's defense.
Verchiel (Tales from the Island) by Joleene Naylor
Series: Tales from the Island, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Katelina finally gets her beach vacation, but it's not all it's cracked up to be. How can it when her companions are vampires? Get ready for book 6 in the Amaranthine series, Children of Shadows, with this collection. Day 6: It's just a lazy day for Verchiel in the hot tub. Though his efforts at making friends go awry, he refuses to be deterred, much to the chagrin of his fellow vacationers.
Travelers Among Strange Worlds (Short Stories) by C.D. Reimer
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
A trio of short stories about traveling to strange worlds, featuring "Silent Observers," "The Kitterun Five Tourist Trap" and "The Wizards of Flushington."
Ozzengoggle Poems by Nadja
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Ozzengoggle Poems is a delightful collection of poems and songs that will bring laughter and joy to children of all ages. Many children may be inspired to create their own art work to go with the poems. This writing is spiritually based.
The Creature in the Forest by Rem Oscuro
Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
As the sun sets, the forest changes, other creatures wake and humans hurry home - but when they feel shivers down their spines, people run home. Beth feared for her niece because she knew some of the stories weren't just fairy tales. When Anna came tearing out of the forest, one day, Beth had to face the fact that maybe the creature had returned and was coming for both of them.
Fiction Vortex - March 2014 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Just when something feels played out, a fresh viewpoint can revitalize it. That's the power of being a writer. You get to show people a way of perceiving the world they had never considered before.
Dead Letter by Christopher Watson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Unlike David Fellows, very few people grow up to be exactly what they dreamt to be. Though it occasionally feels like Hell, he loves his jobs. Always willing to help another with their route or pick up an extra shift, he never saw himself ever stopping. Neither did his coworkers. Charged with an even tougher route than he thought possible, David works to deliver letters classified as undeliverab
Death in the Family by J Bennett
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,630. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Nathaniel has put on his very best cape just for this story. (He does love his capes!) Join him, Deidre, Drew, and a growing cast of characters in this new and hilarious short story in The Vampire's Housekeeper Chronicles series. Can Deidre stop the powerful, evil, not-even-fair-how-good-she-looks-in-skinny-jeans, Tiffany? Or will Nathaniel learn that death can't solve all family disagreements?
Intruder by Meyari McFarland
Series: Eight Factors, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Young dragon Marikellian traveled through dimensions, exploring the universe. It was lonely but Marikellian didn't mind, at least until he encountered a deadly dimension like none he'd ever seen. Sucked in to be eaten, he gambled on his wits and will power. If he won, he would save all of his people's lives but that meant influencing the evolution of a new breed of deadly predators: Humans.