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Trevor the Burping, Farting Goblin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,450. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
‘Trevor the Burping, Farting Goblin,’ is the humorous story of the mayhem a teenage girl experiences, and how her world is turned upside down, when she discovers a goblin lying in the bottom of her school bag during her history lesson. It tells how a series of adventures lead a surly teenage girl to become a better person by facing up to her responsibilities.
Imperative, Book 1 of The Quinn Larson Quests
Series: The Quinn Larson Quests, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Quinn Larson is a wizard. His life in the shadow world of the Vancouver Real Folk is a quiet one, and he'd prefer if it stayed that way. But one dead human is a problem, and three is something he can't ignore. The Sidhe and the fairies are involved, and they'll expose all the Real Folk if they're not stopped. It falls to Quinn to keep them hidden and prevent another genocide – but at what cost?
Moving House
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Storm Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Short surrealist story in which the porch moves to meet the gate.
P.A.S.C.O - Episode 1
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Welcome to P.A.S.C.O - a company with an unusually high turnover of staff. Some leave via the door, others via a coffin. Stevie, fresh from the jobcentre, lands a job at PASCO. Except he doesn't quite know what position he's applying for. The office does boast a large amount of mythology books, however, and in the basement he encounters a strange goat-woman.
El poeta De Cuén
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,670. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Geraldo De Cuén ha dedicado su vida a crear poesía y beber vino. ¡Qué viva el poeta De Cuén!, es la ovación con la que son agradecidas sus creaciones. Su desapego a lo material es tan grande como su bonhomía. Quizá por eso le será concedido experimentar un inusitado viaje místico, del que podría regresar siendo otro. ¿Serán las circunstancias capaces de hacerlo cambiar?
Doorways: Three Tales of No Going Back
Price: Free! Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Short story collection by speculative fiction author Ash Krafton. Bonus material: excerpts from Krafton's urban fantasy novel Bleeding Hearts (Demimonde #1) and her short story Application of the Scientific Method to Family Management.
April 33
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 236,430. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Quirky characters and Twilight Zone atmospheres abound when mild-mannered Michael receives an unusual gift- access to a supposedly non-existent 13th floor of an office building. So begins an adventure of darkly screwball fantasy, romance, mystery, mayhem, magic, and a roller coaster ride finale as Michael races the clock to prevent the end of the world as... well, as we don't know it.
Not Quite Normal - Abridged Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,870. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The abridged edition of Shane Rynhart's debut short story anthology. This contains the author's pick of ten short fantasy, horror and science fiction tales from the full edition, plus a discount code for that full edition. Also available are a completely free edition, containing nine stories, and the full edition, containing all nineteen Not Quite Normal stories and some additional bonus content.
True Grime 2: Angel Maker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,960. Language: American English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Foster kid and human, Aponi Runningbear, must not only defeat the bad guys of SOAP but her inner demons if she's to save humanity from a DNA-altering drug designed to exterminate the species.
The Old Races: Aftermath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,080. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Return to the world of the Old Races to discover the aftermath of the Negotiator Trilogy!
The Lost Tales of the Master
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Robert Edward Henkle takes a book from the trembling hands of his dying grandfather. An ancient leather-bound volume. Rumored a first printing-- perhaps even the property of Edgar Allan Poe himself. Can Robert escape his own dark-shadowed past, or will the vivid and hideous longing stirred up by the book draw him ever deeper into the lost tales of the master?
The Hands of the Phantom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
What strange, dark powers haunt these forsaken limbs? The Phantom. A mysterious man, a shattered man. A man meandering the boundary between life and death. Clarissa Waters. Founder of the Not By Choice Club. A woman shattered by her own painful past. What happens when day meets night, when dark meets light-- which hand will she choose, left or right?
Specificity
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Peter Kessler wanted to be the most popular kid at school. He got his wish. More or less.
Small Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(2.00 from 1 review)
A road trip story brings a small girl near death when a back-seat-car game becomes a life or death moment.
The Glass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In a post-apocalyptic world, where people now live in small isolated groups, and struggle daily for their survival, one community had learned to value wisdom more than knowledge. They understood that all the knowledge in the world had not saved people from their own foolishness. Outsiders, however, could still threaten everything.
Ella Saves the World: (A Sort of) Super Hero Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mashups
Growing up normal in a world of super heroes sucks; Ella knows from personal experience. When everyone else can fly, lift cars or walk through walls, how can a normal girl fit in? But when something threatens to destroy all the super powers, leaving all the super heroes powerless, it’s up to normal Ella to save the day!
Kemamonit Pursued
Series: Kemamonit, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A sequel to the novel Kemamonit. Trapped in the past by an errant spell from her apprentice, Kemamonit battles the barbarian hoards seeking to conquer the Mediterranean.
The Oracle of Seattle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by Knotted Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Jacob practices polismancy: he divines the future from the entrails of his beloved city, Seattle. What happens when the city still willingly bleeds for him, but the voice of God grows silent? Contains the bonus story, "The Doom of Alokai Temple."
The Champion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by SSN Storytelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
While the Light seeks to maintain the balance and preserve life, Dark powers seek to nudge the universe away from that balance and not a path of destruction. Each generation fights the battle between Light and Dark through Champions who willingly take up the mantle of their respective sides. My name is Timothy Williams. I am the Champion of Light, and this is my story.
They Said She Was Golden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The Universe drops us a great gift of love, trust, understanding, faith, and healing. It has no name, no face so what do you call it? Is it a person, thing, he/she or it? What would you do if you encountered this entity they say is golden? Can you forget what it has done? Can you forget how it looks? Or perhaps you long to catch it again.