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The Cross and the Black-Episode II by Luwa Wande
Series: The Cross and the Black, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,770. Language: American English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Book two of the Cross and the Black Series. Look at my profile for Book one. What do you do when your tutor is a lecherous lazy buffoon? Why, you pack and go someplace else for good. But for Claude Severin, leaving is a tad difficult, because his tutor might be a wanted murderer...
Death Is the Answer by Lisa Williamson
Series: Echoes of Elder Times, 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A master sorcerer who will not accept the answer before him. A woman sent to test him, to try and redeem him. Sometimes the only answer to a problem is death
All That There Was by Lisa Williamson
Series: Worlds Apart, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would you do if you met a sentient tree? Would you sit and listen to its tale? Would you let it take you away? Book two in the Worlds Apart collection of short stories
A Trap of Eyes by Lisa Williamson
Series: Echoes of Elder Times, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
He is the Hunter, trapping and killing the exotic and the hard to catch. But this time he finds a maiden, lost in the forest. She asks for his help. Is it time for the Hunter to become the hunted?
Not So Professional by Brandon Dowless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Short Story Press Presents Not So Professional by Brandon Dowless Tub the ogre is tired. Tired of the unfounded stereotypes placed upon ogres by humans. They parade around his woods, hunting his prey and gathering his berries, all the while assuming that ogres are a bunch of stupid, ugly, smelly (okay, maybe that one's not “unfounded” per se) human-eaters.
Moon Risings by Eleanor Frances
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Alex tries to be a normal teenage girl, but normal isn't so easy for a teen werewolf. So one one fateful moon when she is trapped with a stranger will he make it out alive, will the wolf inside her kill him or will they find that within the darkness of the full moon they have something more....
The Circus Infinitus - Broken Promise by Ethan Somerville
Series: The circus Infinitus, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,020. Language: Australian English. Published: March 5, 2013 by Storm Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The mysterious teleporting Circus Infinitus is forced to make an emergency landing in the Wild West. Parts are required for repairs, and the Ringmaster, Professor Abbacus, Dr Tumblety and Felina travel into a small town called Broken Promise to find a blacksmith.
Gothic Warrior and the Dark Man by Billy Wong
Series: Tales of the Gothic Warrior, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,510. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Lighthearted (but violent) fantasy action featuring one butt-kicking heroine. After meeting goth metal singer and ultimate bar brawler Freya in the drunken battle of a lifetime, retired boxer Lincoln gets a surprise invitation to join her crew. But when evil seeks to claim a band member's soul along with her gift of foresight, the modern warriors must confront the devil's scholar... the Dark Man.
Kill Jill (Darkworld) by Misti Wolanski
Series: Tales from the Darkworld: Jillian. You set the price! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Late 16th century London: Jillian recognizes signs of sorcery working against that new fellow, Shakespeare, and her Romeo likes the man's plays too much for her to let him fall prey to it. But he's not the only one they're out to kill… — (A short story of 3,000 words.) Sequel to "Romeo & Jillian"
Castalia Ever After by Lynne Namka
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Enchantments, riddles, metaphors, quests and a finding of the self through a long grueling search. Castalia Ever After is a tale of seeking true happiness written in the romantic language of long ago. In this universal story of the Heroine’s Journey, Castalia seeks the answers to a riddle and faces the darkness of her own nature as well as supernatural adversaries.
Green Girl by Pen Clements
Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
'Green Girl' is Rapunzel retold as a short, post-apocalyptic fairy tale. Anabella's tragedy is that every drop of her green blood commands a fortune. Imprisoned in a ruined tower and surrounded by a desolate land, she longs for freedom. Anabella's blessing is a man with azure wings who shows her how to turn suffering into hope. (Previously published as 'Azure Wings')
The Red Ghost Rides by Lisa Williamson
Series: Death Walks Through, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In the desert southwest of America there is a legend of a red ghost. A skeleton and a camel that ride through the night, scaring those who they encounter but things are about to change.
Off His Leash by Brandon Dowless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Short Story Press Presents Off His Leash by Brandon Dowless The story focuses on a young man named Randall, or Rand for short, seeking to find his canine friend Ed, or Eduardo the Magnificento for long. The story strives to keep you entertained with action, suspense and twists, with just enough irony and humor to keep you smiling as you read.
Innocent in the Afterlife by Irene Soldatos
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pope Innocent XIV drops dead three days into the job. But the afterlife, much like his reign, proves a bit of a disappointment. First, his guide, winged hat aside, is practically naked and thinks everything's a bit of a joke. The Lord God calls him goy and tells him to bugger off; and come the day of Judgement his judges turn out to be human, and not even remotely saintly.
The Revelation of the Sage by Vicki Smart Penhall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Penhall Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Jenna Glynn Ghost Stories is a series of short, fact-based fiction novels. Young aspiring filmmaker Jenna encounters an alcoholic former rockstar, who becomes unwittingly entangled in her first ghost-hunter documentary. This sparks a reluctant and often adversarial alliance, which continually propels them into adventures where present-day hauntings occur in the setting of historical Dallas events.
Zactainian Fairy Tales by Obsidian Gear
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Land Literature, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Remember those old fairy tales your mother used to read to you at bed time? Remember how warm and safe they made you feel while you were snug in your bed? Well get ready to read em’ again in a whole new way! Join the rough and tough new alien race of the Zactainians as they give these old stories a hilarious twist! You’ll get that nice nostalgic feeling with a kick of excitement. BAM!
The Power Of Suggestion by Jimmy Cullard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A war rages between the agents of good and evil, for the souls of humanity. They will do anything in their power to win. The most ancient and effective weapon, in the arsenal that they command, is psychological manipulation. It is a capability that they gleefully utilise to the full extent of its power.
Widdershins by Rik Hunik
Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When Roland's daughter and his wife Berdine disappear into thin air right in front of his eyes in his own back yard he is shocked. When his eccentric old neighbor comes around and tells him his family has been taken to Elfland he is skeptical at first, but he will go there if he must and face the Goblin King to get his family back. (This story is a modern retelling of an old English folktale.)