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Vampire Computer Nerd
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Series: Vampire Computer Nerd, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Working the helpdesk at a large contracting firm should be a straight forward job. Unfortunately, when the company is staffed by vampires and the jaded "helpless desk" technician is too lazy to notice, answers are hard to find. Times change and he wont be lazy for long, his destiny is more than paper jams and voicemails. He's not aware of it, but he will be. Once he becomes one of them.
Blossom Queen, Barbarian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Two stories for one low price! What's a girl to do when she's transported to another universe? Why take over, naturally. When Blossom Queen finds herself transported to a barbarian universe she decides to take over. Can a girl from the 21st century wield a sword and conquer another world, or will she die trying? A tale where surprises are around every bloodthirsty corner.
Monuments to the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Mount Rushmore has disappeared. No presidents grace its face. The area looks like it did before those craggy faces got carved into the hillside. The American Observer has sent Emelia Sunlake to give the California perspective on a strange experience but, she says, she’s writing “a white, middle-class, female California perspective” on the experience.
Sundered Lineage
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Treachery, deception, death . . . A Jinju-martial-arts fighter must use every ounce of his wits, every trick to avenge his slain Jinju master. Short story, 2800 words.
Looking Back on the Summer of ‘87
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mary is alone when her car breaks down on some god forsaken back road in the middle of nowhere. Then she hears singing and follows it... to discover something quite unexpected.
Warlord
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Novelet of 12k words. Avandar Gallais is a domicis, and he has served Jewel ATerafin since she was sixteen. Long before he was a servant, he was known as The Warlord. He built and ruled empires--but there are reasons he chose a life of service. Those reasons are the core of this story, which takes place before and around the events of the novel House Name.
False Impression
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Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Bron and Rast thought it would be an easy pay day, kill a wandering party of orcs that are harassing a nearby village then reap the rewards. The battle might just be harder than they thought though with some unexpected allies helping out.
Cosamodo's Travels
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Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2011 by LucidPlay Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flying over the Isle of Man with a dead soul, Cosamado delivers a set of instructions on building a portal to the timekeepers, meeting a series of enlightened beings. Melting time? Territorial disputes between dreamland and the waking world? Shape-shifting beauties? Come join Cosamado as he travels through a perfectly imperfect world that unveils some of life's more profound mysteries.
Beneath and Beyond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by WDM Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Archaeologist Erin Carstedter is a no-nonsense kind of gal. If something can't be defined by scientific method, it doesn't exist. Erin's beliefs are about to be tested by a ruin beneath the polar ice cap. What Erin discovers in those icy depths will challenge her thinking...and change the world. Includes BONUS story: Wakinyan's Valley
Stories
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Series: Tales of the Endlands. Price: Free! Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011 by Insane Angel Studios. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
AN EBOOK-SINGLE SHORT STORY — This excerpt from the fantasy anthology "A Prayer for Dead Kings and Other Tales" tells of a reclusive storyteller who yearns to be a hero — and who is forced to rise to the occasion when the story of his own life becomes more heroic than he ever thought possible…
The End Is Nigh - Tales from the End of Days
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
This collection consists of five short stories dealing with the end of the world, whether by biblical armageddon, a zombie plague, or something alien and unknowable. The means are irrevlevant. All that matters is the End of Days has come. Stories include "One of Granny's Tales", "I Eat the Living", "You'll Know When You Meet Them", "Halo of Flies", and "The Statement of Tom Carter".
The Queen and the Castle
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Price: Free! Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Victor Mansfield, king of Dalmar, has infiltrated the occupied castle of Argonna in order to free the Queen of Argonna, Fiora Durassil, from imprisonment by the D'rolock Empire. At first everything goes according to plan, but soon his plan begins to unravel in this thrilling story by Timothy Wilson.
The Weapon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011 by Rosdan Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
A novella of 13k words. Emily Dontal is the godborn daughter of The Mother—one of the only godborn children allowed to survive in the Barony of Breton. She prays to the goddess for a child. But the child she is given in answer to her prayers is not godborn; she comes not from the goddess but from the barony's brutal rules.
The List
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Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Adderand has lost his friend, his money, and his sight. Only thing he has left is his sword and somebody just made it on to his death list.
Dancers With Red Shoes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When magical creatures need a cure, they journey to the Wizard's Hospital. On a sweltering day in July, a pair of red shoes dance in the tower of the Wizard's Hospital. Leah Chang, the wizard's apprentice, brings the shoes to audition for the Royal Academy of Magical Ballet. Originally published in The Dragon and the Stars, the 2011 Aurora Award-winning anthology.
Author Vs. Character
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Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by A Conspiracy of Authors. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
This is the story of what happens when a character begins to talk back to the author . . . not a good plan in the long run! (Watch out for those Woodle Pooves!)
A Blaze of Glory
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A young man, unemployed and rootless, comes home to help his grandmother through her last days. As her memory peels away, so that the present is dim but the past grows ever more vivid, she tells him the strange story of the magical event that shaped her youth. He is drawn in by her tale, and longs to believe. But it couldn't possibly be true . . . or could it?
Alice and the Rabbit - A Shards of Heaven Story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alice knew she wasn't anywhere near drunk enough to be sitting on the manicured lawn in a quaint little garden looking at a large white rabbit, especially one quite so well dressed. She had been at the wedding rehearsal, now left wondering if Brian had been spiking her drinks. Alice could only wonder what her therapist in Toronto was going to make out of this...
In the Mirror (A Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
A disillusioned author haunted by the disappearance of his father inherits a mirror and discovers that his own story can have an alternate ending.
Crystals of Consequence
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Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The balance between the sun and the fog crystals has been destroyed. The ancient peace between the crystal miners and traders has been usurped by the betrayal of the fog crystal's ancient protector. His desire for power will lead the world into death through conformity. How will the spreading fog be stopped and balance returned to the world? (3,737 words)