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Games Dragons Play by Shannon Tripp
Series: Guardian Dragon, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The trouble with Flywackets! Jacob and Trevor are back! But this time things are not going as they expected. Jacob wakes up one morning to discover that a flying menace called Flywackets have overrun the cavern. And he's sure Trevor is to blame. What's a dragon to do when everyone in the caverns suddenly desire an illusion over reality?
Nothing Altered: A Short Story by Beth Powers
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
With the southern portion of the kingdom in rebellion, the Crown has begun accepting commoners as candidates for its elite fighting force, the Prince's Legion. Tyna decides to ask if they are also willing to take a woman.
The Shasta Caper, Dead Men Don't Talk, They Die Again by John Pirillo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Samuel Light and Jimbo, his rough and tumble Texan partner, are given a message from the dead to seek out a man who has died and was on a mission to save his mother, but unwittingly has led a terrorist group to a city beneath the earth that has the power to destroy everything!
Anake by Jeff Crook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On the day the sun rises after eight years of darkness, Caya, a young but hardened ranger, finds herself alone on the mountain with only her hogwari companion, Teke, to keep her company. But the rising of the sun is no cause for joy, because she knows it signals the end of time when Maedra's armies will begin the final assault on humanity -- the Day of Ananke, when even the gods must die.
Rock Man #2: Muck and Mire by S.D. Higgins
Series: Raptor City, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Rock Man is trying to hide from the people who created him, but dark things hide in the shadows of Raptor City and Rock Man is going to learn that it's impossible to avoid them all.
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.
Alter by C. Dennis Moore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
To escape the abuse of his childhood, John Darrow split. In seven different ways. Now, the adult John struggles with the voices in his head, all of them with a different special talent, as he tries to do what little good he can.
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: 3,860. 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 (A Trio of Short Stories) by C.D. Reimer
Series: A Trio of Short Stories. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,340. 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."