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Fiction Vortex - November 2013 by Fiction Vortex
Price: Free! Words: 33,920. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This issue of Fiction Vortex is full of people who make bad decisions. Warning: don't mistake the characters in these stories for good role models. There's a guy who sabotages the future of his family's legacy out of spite, a woman who tells the world the apocalypse is coming, a man who signs his life away, and a married couple that thinks time travel can save them from their grief.
Web of the Spider Queen by John Grover
Series: Song of the Ancestors, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Combining elements of horror and sword and sorcery, John Grover weaves an epic fantasy tale full of action, mystery and suspense. A long vanquished evil has returned to the beautiful and peaceful realm of Orum. An evil that will stop at nothing to plunder and enslave all of the realm’s people and lay waste to its lands.
The Making of De Zee heeft Tienduizend Muilen by Tais Teng
Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: Dutch. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The making of vertelt hoe Tais Teng de wereld van Len Asdravith in elkaar zette voor de fantasyroman De Zee heeft Tienduizend Muilen, aangevuld met kaarten, afbeeldingen van de bewoners en de eerste twee hoofdstukken. De flaptekst: Len Asdravith, een oceaanwereld vol monsters, waar ieder mens een prooi is, met de schedel van een dode god als maan.
The Spider Catcher by A.L. Tyler
Series: Redemption by A.L. Tyler, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,220. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary(3.00 from 1 review)
Bright and shy, Ember Gillespie was sent away from her home and her family when she was little. Finally allowed to return at the age of sixteen, she is shocked to learn the reason her mother sent her away: she believes the town is inhabited by violent and meddlesome demons. Ember knows her mother is crazy. But as she gets to know some of the locals, she realizes she may also be right.
Choices by Peter Muller
You set the price! Words: 115,190. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Meet Reiken, Hokuto and John, three men sharing the same body thanks to the power of a bracelet, struggling to become a leader in a land ruled by chaos. Faced with many challenges, and each with his own personality and beliefs, they need to decide what choices to make to better achieve their goals.
Oscar Scheller by Harrison Lewis
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Oscar Scheller lives in the small farming town of Jevoya, where his family holds major influence. He plans to marry his childhood love Alexandria within the month, but first he must embark on a journey to the mountainside city of Shantaram to deliver his bride's dowry. If you like heartfelt, substantial writing about medieval worlds, this short story is your cup of tea.
The Elder Origins by Bre Faucheux
Price: Free! Words: 32,250. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Madison Abshire takes refuge from the violence in England during 14th century, she finds herself in the middle of a vicious plot set in motion by the Native American tribes of the New World. Having lived for centuries protecting their people, the Vam-pyr-ei-ak tribe have foreseen a future they cannot allow to unfold. The New World must be protected, and the white men destroyed.
The Little Mermaid Who Loved Too Much by Chris Van Dyk
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Adrian the mermaid is on a quest for love... and eventually vengeance. But mostly love. In this twisted fairy tale wrought with irony, it presents a more realistic ending to the conventional love story, albeit that it gets there along the most absurd path possible. This also ties into the Twisted Fairy Tales universe that has ruined so many childhoods thus far. Not recommended for children.
The Restaurant of Many Orders by Kenji Miyazawa
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Little J Books. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is perhaps the most famous of Kenji's short stories and one of his personal favorites, as it was the title story of his one and only self-published collection of short stories. Two hunters go on a hunting trip in the country and end up completely lost. Luckily they come across what appears to be an extremely popular restaurant…but everything is not as it seems.
Destiny's Path by Robyn Steele
Price: Free! Words: 75,430. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Seventeen year old Talitha has just learned she is derived from a race that came from another galaxy. This race is graced with super-human abilities which only emerge as the person reaches maturity which Talitha is now doing. She also learns that her father, whom she has never met, is actually alive and held captive somewhere.
The Stygian's Eye (Shadow Stalkers 1) by G. J. Winters
Price: Free! Words: 18,150. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Darian Lane moved into a small town from a busy city life. Finally free from the chaos, being thrown in the middle of a robbery was the last thing he wanted. And he sees a glimpse of evil that changes his life forever. He ends up in a coma and wakes up unable to recall anything. Dark dreams haunt him and shadows lurk at the corner of his eye. What are they? What could they possibly want from him?
The Canvas War (Volume 2) by Ivory Autumn
Series: Andrew And the Quest of Orion's Belt, Book 2. You set the price! Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Speaking the Truth has a Price! Hello there. This is Gogindy again. I knew it, you're excited to read about me as I am to write about me! Chuckles. I'm glad. I guess I should mention, that besides this story being about ME, this book also contains the further chronicles of Andrew and his friends in which there is twice as much happening as in the first book.
Wendigo Dreams by J. Leigh Bailey
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Dreams hold power and insight and no one understands that more than the Ojibwe Webeno, or dream-interpretor, Mr. Shiriki. Even he is not prepared for the horror unleashed by one teenage girl's nightmares.
On Blackened Wings by Michelle Ann King
Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A dark fantasy e-short of 4,200 words. 'On Blackened Wings' is one of the 12 stories of science fiction, fantasy and horror collected in Transient Tales Volume 2.
Papilionaceous by Mun Boy
Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American(3.00 from 1 review)
***Updated version*** A chance encounter reunites two people who have never met. Papilionaceous is a story about being trapped in a life you don't want and the hope of escaping into something better.
The Rise and Fall of Cyrus by Tyson Hinz
Price: Free! Words: 730. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General(4.00 from 1 review)
The Rise and Fall of Cyrus is a short story based around The Great Tree. Cyrus, the philosopher monkey man, passes his legend to two young boys.
The Adventure of the Temple of Ubasti by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Team Girl, Book 5 · Dreamlands, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 27,530. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Eile and Sunny decide to raid a legendary ruined temple dedicated to Ubasti, an avatar of Nyarlathotep, for treasure, with the help of Medb hErenn and her companions, but a booby trap separates Eile from the others. She now must find a way to rescue them before they are sacrificed to Nyarlathotep, but she'll need help, and it comes from the most unlikely of sources. This is a short story.