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Math City by Ahmad Amani
Price: Free! Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Namo. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Warning: To all dear numbers of the city: Beware! A minus, called Lying Line, is prowling about. Stay away from him! You will change to zero if he should find you! Oh yes, being zero is equal to your death. This minus is armed with cold and hot weapons, including a sharp knife and a loaded gun!
The Elevator Dreams by Vishnuvarthanan Moorthy
Price: Free! Words: 11,370. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is story about four people who gets stuck in an old elevator. The Elevator takes them to different worlds and gives them tasks to achieve. They have to demonstrate kindness, truthfulness and honesty to come back to their own worlds. The Journey involves many vanishing worlds and each world has fascinating characters and characteristics. Ishita the 10 year old child is the lead in this story.
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.
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.
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.
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.
366 Squared Volume 5: May by Michel Clasquin-Johnson
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
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.
Blood in the Forest, Part 1 of Shadows of the Heavens by Gareth Lewis
Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: Free! Words: 11,610. Language: British English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A scholar's murder in an unimportant village threatens to ignite political tensions in the empire. Village enforcer Adajo must accompany the city examiner investigating the death, navigating an alien landscape of intrigues and unfamiliar masks. An 11000 word fantasy novelette.
A Tale More True by Steven R. Southard
Series: What Man Hath Wrought, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
History’s greatest liar, a colossal clockwork spring, a fantastic trip to the Moon . . . in 1769. Read it, but don’t expect truth.
Beware! The Seas Are Angry This Night by Clint Westgard
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Captain, I don’t know what to tell you. The game has changed. And so it has, but the Captain is determined not to lose. He faces a host of problems though, some insurmountable, starting with the Infernal Contraption. It’s engines mean death and ruin to anyone near. So he flees through a city rapidly descending into chaos, hoping he doesn’t get drawn in.
Smeagol Blues by Clint Westgard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The house looks like any other, ramshackle and worn by too many harsh seasons on the prairies. David cannot explain his obsession with it, what draws him to its well-hidden secrets. For the house possesses a terrible power beyond his reckoning, and once he is trapped in its thrall he will never escape.
Krampusnacht by Nicholas Olivo
Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Santa's been kidnapped by his demonic ex-partner, Krampus! Can Gearstripper the gremlin and Jake the security guard free St. Nick in time for Christmas?
Moon and Shadow by Amanda Frederickson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Maire has worked hard to establish her independence as the town's herb woman, but it is threatened when she breaks her leg running from a rogue wolf in the woods. When further tragedy strikes, she fears that the man she loves may be the werewolf responsible.
The King's Daughter by Jessi Hammond
Series: The Kingdom of Kaikara, Book 4 · The Kingdom of Kaikara. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: Australian English. Published: June 1, 2013 by Solitary Cat Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
King Bartol of Kaikara has negotiated a peace treaty with Kaikara’s one-time enemy, Tarfor, part of which involves the marriage of his son, Prince Gareth, to the Tarfori King’s daughter. Bartol’s daughter, Princess Siriatre, has serious doubts about the treaty – but will anyone listen to her before it's too late and Kaikara's magical creatures pay the price?
The Fifth Di...: June 2013 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $1.99 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."
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.