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The Spirit Dragon by Tianna Xander
Series: Dragon Bound, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
It’s one thing when Jasmine manifests dead things. It’s something else when they start to walk and talk.
Half Light by The Numbered Entity Project
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
In a secret war, fought during the darkest hours, the Shy Guy and his shadow thugs search for the only weapons capable of stopping his conquest of Half Light London. At the same time, a squatter called Devon finds his dream girl and discovers a side of London he had never noticed before, where all covet his most prized possession; a bleeding heart.
Spirit Hunt, Part 13 of Shadows of the Heavens by Gareth Lewis
Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,330. Language: British English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Adajo has never really chosen his path. It always seemed so obvious. So how can he choose which mask he should be wearing? When investigating the increasing disappearances at local farms, the choice may be taken out of his hands. A 7,000 word fantasy short story.
Lexie's Choice by Deb Logan
Series: Faery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,780. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Prom is just around the corner, but Lexie can’t afford the kind of dress that makes her drool. Fortunately, her best friend is an honest-to-goodness faery princess with flower faeries at her command. The girls want gorgeous prom dresses? No problem! Unfortunately, nothing in Faery is what it seems, and prom dresses for mortal friends carry a hefty price.
Containment by Eden Royce
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
“Life is different among the dead.” They are kept in chambers, their energy used to feed the City’s voracious appetite for fuel now that traditional sources are long gone. These grisly fuel cells are kept watch over by Feast, a devil-human hybrid whose recent run-ins with the City leave him questioning its authority.
Unto by Timothy J Swann
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Unto is a novella of love, loss and redemption. It was originally written by hand in a notebook, with a mix of line-broken poetic sections and prose sections, alternating by notebook page. It was, or at least became, set in the world of Reason, the novel I wrote ten years ago, and that's why I'm releasing it today on that anniversary.
The Ironic Fantastic #2 by Ironic Fantastic
Price: Free! Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The second in a series of free anthologies that will showcase quirky, ironic, whimsical and unusual fantasy stories from writers around the world.
Shadewraiths over Pandaria by William Kenney
Series: In the Shadow of the Black Sun, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,820. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This short story takes place roughly forty years before A Dream of Storms (Book 1 of the In the Shadow of the Black Sun series) and the author highly recommends that you read that book before Shadewraiths over Pandaria. Within the city of Lauden, the old man Trune is known as the village drunk, mostly useless and full of make-believe stories of his past. Here, the truth is revealed.
Alfred Lets Loose by Linda Jordan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Metamorphosis Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Alfred, the Eastmont’s long time butler, lives no more. Although, he doesn’t understand why. He still cares for the family, despite their many idiosyncrasies. How can he learn to just let it all go? Whimsical, understated humor done by one of the best.
Show Me the Way to Go Home by R. J. Davnall
Series: The Second Realm, 5.3. Price: Free! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Against all the odds, Pevan's rescue has succeeded in recovering Rel and Atla from the Separatists' captivity. With the Second Realm in chaos, though, it falls to Atla to Guide them back to safety. Surrounded by feral Wildren and hounded by Separatists, still shaken from his earlier failures, Atla must step up to the level of full Gifted, or the whole First Realm will be at the Separatists' mercy.
Folk Lure by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Drew, a private investigator, protects Karen. Lonely, sad, vulnerable Karen. So, when Karen decides to respond to a suspicious-sounding personal ad about a music audition, Drew tags along. What he observes puts his instincts on high alert. Drew fears the Folklorist plans to use her and toss her away. But the truth will prove far more surprising that Drew can ever imagine.
Mia's Legacy by John Arthur Betts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When a human colony spacecraft crash lands on a planet ruled by Dragons and populated by mythical creatures, they mistake the creatures rush to assist them as an attack, this mistake leads to years of war until a truce is forged by the Red Dragon, will it last, can they all survive.
Pure Love of the Fallen by Alina Popescu
Price: Free! Words: 13,500. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 8 reviews)
After being cast away from the Pristine Gardens, fallen angel Ramiel watches time go by in a city on Earth. Lacking everything and nothing, he is caught up between thoughts of his first love and its consequence – the banishment, and his day to day life which is usually a fight against boredom.
Futuria Fantasia, Spring 1940 by Dmitry Khlyustov
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
A collection of short science fiction stories, edited by Ray Bradbury. Authors include Lyle Monroe, J. E. Kelleam, Hank Kuttner, J. H. Haggard, Ron Reynolds, Damon Knight, and Hannes V. Bok. (Summary by Lois Hill)
The Coin Collector by Michelle Proulx
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(4.70 from 10 reviews)
In this humorous short story, Mr. Quimbly sets out on his first-ever field assignment for the Tax and Revenue Agency to investigate the mysterious Mr. Green on a charge of coin hoarding. He finds both the illegal coin collection and Mr. Green at a dilapidated warehouse down by the docks ... and also discovers that he's bitten off a bit more than he can chew.
Tales of a Nomadic Story Teller by Adolfo Rico, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tale of a what a Wolf Man might be thinking in his mind when he is a Lycan. Story of a lost love and inspite of everything sometimes when you least expect you will find it. Plus two into chapters of two books that are being written currently. One is parallel universe, the other a sword and sorcery, this short story is a prequel to the first of two novels being written.
A Compendium of Shaman Animals by Lynne Marie Rowland
Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
An A-Z compendium of the wisdom of shaman animals. Shaman animals exist in nearly every cultural tradition. They speak to us with wisdom and insight. This compendium is a small collection of some of our best loved shaman animal wisdom.
Dolphin Dance (Short Story Sampler) by Karen Sandler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dolphin Dance When Megan's husband neglects her on what should have been a romantic birthday cruise, a dark stranger on the ship pursues and seduces her, ripping her all at once from her husband and reality. Mom Fifth-grader Benjamin knows his mom will save him when a violent ex-con breaks into their house--but only if Benjamin can survive until it's time for his mom to wake.
Apex Magazine - Issue 51 by Lynne M. Thomas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month. This month contains work by Charlie Jane Anders, Brian Trent, and Christopher Barzak.
Hedge of Protection by Steve Stanton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Zak Davis visits a famous Haitian shaman in search of the afterlife spirit of his dead wife. "Lots of local atmosphere and colour and a surprising resolution that is not flagged up in the tale." (SF Crowsnest) "The author spoke with authenticity on Haitian culture. The dialogue and characters felt real to me, and I admired how the author crafted the blend of magic and medicine." (Regan Wolfrom)