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Ghost Aria (World of the Ghosts short story) by Jonathan Moeller
Series: World of the Ghosts, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sixteen years old, Caina is a student of the Ghosts, the spies and agents of the Emperor of Nighmar, and from them she learns the arts of stealth and infiltration, of disguise and intrigue. But when a man dies of a mysterious poison, Caina faces a deadly test. Because if she doesn't solve the murder, she might die next...
Shield Knight: Third's Tale by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
For a thousand years, the woman called Third was an urdhracos, a slave of the dark elven lord called the Traveler. Now the Traveler is dead, and Third is free. But when she undertakes the quest to find the missing Shield Knight of Andomhaim, Third must face the bloody shadows of her past. Because if she does not, those shadows will devour her...
A Cure for Nel, and Other Stories by Kyra Halland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The Peach Tree: Lonely seamstress Sula will do anything to gain her greatest desire. You Can't Take It With You: Uncle Morgi, the richest wizard in the city, has died, and his most valuable possession is missing. A Cure for Nel: When Leya's daughter falls ill, their only hope is the man who abandoned them years ago to pursue his dreams of magic.
Karate Masters vs the Invaders From Outer Space by Barbara Hambly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A novelette of 13,000 words in the Antryg Windrose series. Exiled wizard Antryg Windrose and his computer tech partner Joanna lend a hand making a low-budget martial-arts movie - with unexpected results.
Hallow's Ween by Rex Jameson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Talented teenage witch Chloe Hallow seeks the heart of the love of her life, but when her attempts at a normal conversation fail, she falls back on what she knows best: alchemy. The resulting spell leaves an indelible stain on the small magical community of Squirrel Hill, but every year, her enduring legacy touches the world.
Hag in the Water by Barbara Hambly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A novelette of 15,000 words, sequel to Hambly's Dragonsbane (Winterlands) series. A murder among the gnomes leads the gnome mages to call on human witch Jenny Waynest for help, but unfortunately, she's away. Her non-wizard partner, Dragonsbane John Aversin, steps in to help solve the crime.
Beneath the Knowe: A Faerie Tale by Anthea Sharp
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Can music overcome fey magic? When the chieftain's infant son is stolen away by the fey folk of the Bright Court, Maeve Donnelly journeys beneath the faerie hill to try and save the child. Her only weapon is a simply crafted pennywhistle, and the music that runs in her bard-gifted blood...
Aurealis #105 by Chimaera Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis has been publishing quality speculative fiction for over 25 years. It has won numerous awards, discovered major new talents and provided an outlet for established writers from all over the world. This issue of Aurealis provides more of the quality writing, art, reviews news and humour that our readers have come to expect.
Shield Knight: Ghost Orcs by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Ridmark Arban is the Shield Knight, the defender of the realm of Andomhaim from dark magic. But when dark magic stirs in the mountains of Taliand, not even the power of the Shield Knight might be enough to save Andomhaim...
First Meeting by Cat Hartliebe
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What happens when a paranormal creature meets a normal human? My friends are about to find out the hard way. This is a collection of shorts, each one with a different set of characters.
Sleep with the Snowmen by William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Ask not for whom the bells jingle. A petty criminal crosses the wrong fat man, and is offered the opportunity to change his path; or he could just “Sleep with the Snowmen.”
Beer Goggles by Apollo
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Brett and Casey are best friends, but never crossed that line into romance. But, what happens when Casey opens her heart to Brett, and is fully committed to becoming his Heart's Desire?
Cursed Items by Cat Hartliebe
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 3,150. Language: American English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Wearing a cursed item is not the difficult part. Normally, it is beautiful and has that aura of magic. The hard part is when you cannot take it off, and it changes you so completely no one even knows who you are. Looking for a way to change back, I find two others in the same trouble as me.
Aurealis #102 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,360. Language: Australian English. Published: July 2, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis features Marlee Jane Ward’s ‘The Great House Thrippet, Season 246, Episode 12’, a tightly written story set in a chilling reality show of the future, James Rowland’s ‘The Planck Harvest’, a beautiful story of subtle stillness, and ‘Pretty Little Ones’ by Leigh Harlen, a powerful and disturbing tale of alienation that somehow manages to be both sad and terrifying.
A Hill on Which to Die by Joe Vasicek
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As the witch-king forces the mountain clans to join his orcish army, Garak-Nur must lead the last of the free orcs into the wilderness to start a new clan.
(I Want to Thank) All the Little People by Victor Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
All the best people have gathered in Rainbowburg to celebrate their accomplishments. They're better, brighter, more beautiful and informed than you and I. There are giants among them, built up bigger than life by their adoring fans. And that is as it should be. They know better what is best for you and woe to any who dare disagree...
The Last Shot (A Terreagles Short Story) by Laurie Stewart
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Last Shot is a short story about Thalia Sunborn, and takes place before the novel Nets to Catch the Wind. Thalia is a member of the Assassins Guild in Terreagles. She is one of the most feared and talented killers to ever walk their halls. But years ago, she broke every rule and risked everything for one chance to do something good. She failed. 1st place in Radish genre story contest.
A Petition to Magic by Graham Downs
Series: Kingdom of Virdura. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 10 reviews)
Queen Celeste rose to the throne of Virdura a month ago, after the sudden death of her mother. Desperate to prove herself, she agrees to hear the case of a simple farmer who claims a neighbour stole his cow. To help her in this task, she orders her chief advisor, the royal wizard Solon, to cast a spell and divine the truth for her. Solon, however, is keeping a terrible secret.