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For a Ghost-Free Time, Call: Episode Three by Sean Kelly
Series: For a Ghost-Free Time, Call. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017 by Emerald Inkwell. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The following morning, Jared has been shaken by loss and wants nothing to do with the ghastly forces that put him into his miserable state of self-doubt. A cry for help breathes new life into his resolve setting him on a path to figure out what's causing the increase in supernatural cases. Jared realizes he needs to repair an ill-formed friendship so that he can be more than a paranormal con man.
The Highwayman by C. C. Locke
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(5.00 from 1 review)
Some say that Magic is forbidden; others say that it is dead, or never existed. The foolish will stop at nothing to unlock its secrets. However, some secrets are best left buried, and all magic comes at a price. For those souls who cannot pay the price, The Highwayman is sent to collect.
Pirates of the High Salt by James R. Sanford
Price: Free! Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure(5.00 from 1 review)
When Calanda disguises herself as a boy and ships out with a pirate hunter, she discovers the High Salt to be a harsh and unforgiving place. And when she and her crew cross paths with the mysterious pirate ship Black Magic, she finds that a single misjudgment could doom her to a life of piracy under an inhuman captain who wields arcane powers. (Novelette length. Suitable for YA readers.)
Written in Water by Michael Sellars
Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
Something's not quite right with Jennifer. Her senses are failing her one by one, bit by bit. And then she comes home to find her apartment's been burgled. But this is a burglary that defies reason...
A Brief History of Space Cats and the Care and Feeding Thereof by Sarah Ever
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017 by Ivey Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sarah Ever, the main character from "Space Cats from Space," presents "A Brief History of Space Cats, and the Care and Feeding Thereof" for your enjoyment and informational consumption.These entries form a resource for feline companions (humans) to help ease the transition from cat "owner" to their true roles: caretaker and human slave. (...an A to Z Challenge)
Prometheus by Martin Marais
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When two shepherds, out hunting a wolf, stumble across a raggedly-dressed man chained to an alter rock they find themselves in danger of becoming embroiled in the affairs of the gods in which mere mortals should not involve themselves. However, what else are two lowly, honourable shepherds to do in such situations, but become involved.
The Story of Prophet Ishmael (Ismail) In Islam by Muhammad Naga
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Krakatau Promedia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Prophet Ishmael or Prophet Ismail is the figure known in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam as Abraham's (Ibrahim) son, born to Hagar (Hajar). In Islam, Ishmael is regarded as a prophet (nabi) and an ancestor to Prophet Muhammad SAW. He also became associated with Mecca and the construction of the Kaaba, as well as equated with the term "Arab" by some.
The Horns by Clint Westgard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fairy tales
It is the year 1625, in Cartagena, and nothing matters more to Don Santiago Alvarez de Armias than his honor. When he discovers his wife has betrayed him with another, he kills her in a rage and receives a curse in return. The next morning he awakens to discover horns upon his head. Strive though he might, he cannot rid himself of them. And so begins a journey to discover the person who can.
Communication Breakdown by Dayle A. Dermatis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Former Hollywood party girl Nikki Ashburne sees ghosts—in fact, many of them are her friends. Okay, they’re kind of her only friends. So when the ghost of a 70s British rock god asks her for help finding a song he wrote for his favorite groupie…well, c’mon. What’s a girl to do but say yes? Only one problem: Nikki’s rift with her brother, Ned, over the secret she’s been keeping from him…
Tabaniday by Michael Sellars
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
When a weird creature the size of a house appears at the end of Timothy's street, his first instinct is to contact the Department of Incidents and Occurrences, even though Doctor Sheehan told him there was no such government department... Originally published in Morpheus Tales magazine.
Soulhazard, vol.3 by Ivan Popov
Series: Soulhazard. Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
There is no comfort zone in the post-Q world. You might be going through your morning routine just to have a stranger spring out from the wall, or a self-driving car run you over because you crossed the street at the wrong spot, not to mention dark figures with clubs skulking behind the corner. You have to be very good at your game, in order to survive. If you know what your game is.
The Last Chronicles of Pete Mersill by David Millican
Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by David Millican. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
When you're the wrong guy, you're the wrong guy. Pete Mersill is not a hero. A grocery store clerk with a horrible marriage, a fantastic daughter, and no future, he's barely a man. But when visions of creatures taking over the world, using the president as a puppet, start plaguing him, he must take action. But when he shoots the wrong president, he must survive the horrible new world.
The Nether Lands by David Millican
Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by David Millican. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When an impossible demon appears, Tariq must partner with a dangerous ally to finish the hunt. With a vicious predator on the loose, an ominous prophecy, and reformed demon as a partner can Tariq stay ahead of the game? Or will he become lost in the Nether Lands forever?
Omonigho: The marine princess by Kevin Oselumhense Anetor
Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Unknown to her, Omonigho was dedicated to a water goddess at infancy. She could see and hear what others couldn't. She was a beauty; one of her kind - princess of the serpents and daughter to the Queen mother. She could wreak havoc with a gaze and draw the souls of men with a flick of her fingers. Oceans and seas were her abode till a mission failed. Another home now beckoned to her...
Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow by Arno Le Roux
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,790. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It was Thursday the 3rd of June 1999... but, then later the same day was also Sunday the 3rd of September 2006. And a just a little after that, as luck would have it, if one dare insinuate it would be luck, it will also be Wednesday the 6th of March 2019... It wouldn't have made sense for Gunter to question this anomaly...
I Forgot To Mention, My Name Is Luigi... by Arno Le Roux
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » General
They say we're never really alone... Not even when the black serpent-like constrictiveness of isolated abandonment clouds a human mind, wrestling with the promise, of dying... alone...
Dystopia by T.L. Stone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Dystopia is a collection of dystopian short stories dealing with themes such as, human sacrifice, quarantine and the afterlife. A building called Purgatory that claims the lives of the young. A group of creatures that demand an annual sacrifice. A city where immigration and emigration are illegal and those who don’t abide by the laws are left outside to be devoured by spirits. Very Suspenseful.
The Story of Prophet Abraham (Ibrahim) In Islam by Muhammad Naga
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by Krakatau Promedia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Prophet Ibrahim known as Prophet Abraham in the Hebrew Bible, is recognized as a prophet and messenger in Islam of Allah (God). Abraham plays a prominent role as an example of faith in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. In Muslim belief, Abraham fulfilled all the commandments and trials wherein God nurtured him throughout his lifetime.
L’Horloger: Nouvelle (Édition française) (French Edition) by Anna Erishkigal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: French. Published: July 16, 2017 by Seraphim Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Marae O'Conaire a des problèmes beaucoup plus importants que le fait que sa montre a cessé de fonctionner à 15h57. Quand elle apporte sa montre à un gentil réparateur, elle apprend qu'elle a remporté un prix particulier : la chance de revivre une seule heure de sa vie. Mais le destin a des règles strictes lorsqu’il s’agit de toucher au passé ; la première étant qu’il ne peut pas créer de paradoxe.