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Through Dark Woods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,080. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This five pack of short stories explores what happens when humans interact with the natural world. From Camelot, to the swamps of India, to the local lake we camped beside as a child, and our own suburban neighbourhoods, nature’s moods are ever changing and NEVER, EVER to be trusted.
Huntress - A Grace Murphy Novel
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Series: The Grace Murphy Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"Fate is an ugly bitch who will screw with your life every single chance she gets." So learns Grace Murphy, newly single mom in search of a "normal" life. The question becomes, how normal is it to find out you're a direct decedent of the Gods and expected to take up the family business Includes Excerpt of Rifts
Ember Rising Light (Book One)
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Series: Ember, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 190,090. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
A shrouded world - hidden in plain sight. A place where darkness hides evil and pure light veils extraordinary power... Tray and Ember Pateman are gypsies gifted with epic supernatural skills. They must learn to use their amazing powers as the shadows approach. Unearth a secret culture. Discover the unknown. Unravel the mysteries. There's no way to prepare for - this...
The Elven Forest Hates Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011 by Blue Cedar Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Try adding sensitive hearing, slightly pointed ears, and fast reflexes to the usual teenager problems and you get Kate Silver. Fed-up with evasive, cryptic answers about her heritage, Kate storms into Alfeim Forest. Of course, Grandma forgot to mention how temperamental the forest - and her shadow - could be.
The Freckled Barons
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Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Caroline, a high school girl, expects a normal school day. Instead she begins a strange and fantastical journey through the landscape of an alien mind. A fantasy story.
Voice Like a Cello & Bear Country
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Two fantasy short stories about people who are haunted by (and protected by) the unseen. The A side "Voice Like a Cello" was originally published in Fantasy Magazine, and was a Locus recommended pick for 2009. The B side, "Bear Country" is an award-winning story originally published in the print magazine Pagans and Witches.
Almost like Three Heroes
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 77,530. Language: Russian. Published: May 20, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Повесть в жанре юмористического фэнтези о приключениях новых русских богатырей – Ивана Царевича, Якова Сероволка и Василевса Премудрого. A Tale in the genre of comic fantasy about the adventures of the new Russian heroes - Ivan Tsarevich, Jacob Serovolk and Basileuses the Wise.
Princess Maya and the Crystal Ball; A Fairy Tale For Grownups and Children at Heart
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Maya (illusion in sanskrit), is a princess who has been challenged to discover her self-identity via voyages in a crystal ball, a gift she mysteriously received from 'Prince Karma' on Friday, November 2011 (11/11/11; the latter wished her a safe trip and asked her not to forget her princedom. Alas! her journey begins on Earth as a secretary in a giant corporation where she soon forget
The New Adventures of Samurai Shark (or how I got lost on my march with the penguins)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Samurai Shark is back! He snags a meeting with Steven Spielberg to pitch the greatest movie ideas ever! After all every movie should have shark attacks, even penguin movies.
Samurai Shark
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Samurai Shark is the bad ass of the seven seas! Want to see the world? Get a shark! Movie lover Samurai Shark knows dumb ass humans are a dish best served wet and he's gonna get him some.
The Ultimate Sacrifice
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Series: The Gifted Teens, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 56,760. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Within our world exists a much darker world only known to a select few. Some are identified as “gifted” and brought to an institute where they develop their unique talent. It is here Kassia finds out her talent is both dangerous and difficult to control. Her growing power alerts demons of her existence, putting those around her in danger. She sets out on a journey that will change her forever.
Cleo and the Scout
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Cleo's superstitious neighbors think she's a witch. Cleo wants them to. She worked hard over the centuries to learn to disguise her true form beneath a ragged shawl and long skirts, and she's happy with her status as the neighborhood outcast. Now if she could only get one determined Cub Scout on a quest of his own to leave her alone. Includes BONUS contemporary fantasy story "Homeless."
OtherWhere The Vagrant’s Tail
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Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Arthur Meadows fell into a downward spiral and lost everything after the voices and visions started. His average day consisted of bumming money on the street, and trying to forget his tattered life. But not every person he meets is all that they seem, and a seemingly chance encounter leads to a very different end to the day. This is a Spin-off story from my Novelette 'The Crazies'
War of the Dead Things
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In 1979 Stefan Roland's career needed a transfusion, a new film to restore him to his former glory. And as the Soviets invade Afghanistan Stefan gets word that dead things are being used in the conflict. Risking everything, Stefan goes to try and track down the hidden necromancer in this novelette from the author of Waking Dead Things.
The Duende and the Muse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,980. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Melinda the Muse is frustrated with her student. He isn't writing much these days. At the annual MuseFest, held in a fantastically colorful cloud, she hopes to get new ideas to inspire him. When Devon the duende shows up, is he there to steal her student, or her heart?
Peoples of the Arden: The Horde
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Series: People's of the Arden, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
While on a camping trip with his wife and daughters, Special Agent Roger Flemming and his friends are transported to the world of Lindmeara. They soon learn that it was not because of the adults on the camping trip, that brought them to this world of castles, kings and magic.
Backbite
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,000. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Creative Guy Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
RJ Wyatt never had much ambition, and certainly no interest in entering the medical field like his brilliant father. But when his father dies, he's forced to take over a secret lab conducting genetic experiments on the terminally ill, RJ muddles through with the help of his late father’s science team. But he also inherits some dangerous enemies from the old man, and they’re willing to kill...
I Don't Believe in Elves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,590. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011 by Blue Cedar Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Try adding sensitive hearing, slightly pointed ears, and fast reflexes to the usual teenager problems and you get Kate Silver. When Kate meets a boy with similar abilities, denying her myserious heritage only works for so long.
Cleverest of Them All: Story 3 (A Fairy Tale Romance)
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Series: The Clever Detective, Story 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Two weeks before her marriage to Prince Chad, PI Stacey Alexander gets in a fight with him and leaves the Hollow Tree. When he tries to follow her, things get even worse. Ignoring her feelings for the prince, Stacey decides to investigate the murder of Clarence Hump, the district attorney who was prosecuting a violent gang member. That decision might have been a mistake...
The Wooden Seed (Conjure Man #1)
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Series: Conjure Man, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the hollow of a tree, Tessa finds a colorful round wooden object that turns black if anyone but her touches it. Unbeknownst to her it takes her on a journey that has seeds in her past and roots into the future. This ebook is part 1 of the Conjure Man trilogy.