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Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Remnant: a story by Jordan L Hawk & KJ Charles by KJ Charles
Price: Free! Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.67 from 6 reviews)
London, 1899. A malevolent occult force is attacking London’s beautiful people, and the only clue is in ancient Egyptian script. Ghost-hunter Simon Feximal suspects scholar-sorceror Percival Endicott Whyborne is involved. Can they - and their excessively friendly partners - work together to solve the crimes? KJ Charles and Jordan L Hawk join characters and forces in a Victorian m/m romance.
Cinderella is Evil by Jamie Campbell
Series: Fairy Tales Retold. Price: Free! Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A charming twist to the story of Cinderella, told completely from the point of view of the Ugly Step-Sister.
The Gauntlet by Karen Chance
Price: Free! Words: 17,960. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.75 from 8 reviews)
"The Gauntlet" is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer and Dorina Basarab series of urban fantasy novels. It features Kit Marlowe in a supernatural thriller set in Elizabethan England. First published in the Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance 2, it is now being offered as a free ebook. The sequel is "The Queen's Witch."
Irish Imbas: Celtic Mythology Collection 2016 by Irish Imbas Books
Price: Free! Words: 18,340. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
This collection by a new wave of contemporary authors (Sighle Meehan, Sheelagh Russell Brown, Marc McEntegart, Coral Atkinson and Marie Gethins) mark a new movement of authentic and original Celtic-based writing and a better understanding of Celtic cultures. The ‘Fairies’, the ‘Salmon of Knowledge’,the ‘Children of Lir’ and the ‘Selkie’. They’re all waiting for you here.
Denizens of Steam by Scribblers' Den
Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A collection of Steampunk tales of fantasy and high adventure. Curated by members of the Scribblers' Den Stories by Steve Moore, N.O.A. Rawle, David Lee Summers, C.L. Zeitstück, Katie Alford, William J. Jackson, Bryce Raffle, Alice E. Keyes, Albrecht von Saarbruchen, Karen J. Carlisle, Jenny Jobe, and J.P. Paradise Foreword by Jack Tyler
Feast of Stephen (A Charm of Magpies) by KJ Charles
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Stephen and Crane have finally got away on their long-awaited Christmas break, along with Crane’s henchman Merrick and Jenny Saint. A promised gift is made, and a request unexpectedly and magically fulfilled… This free story comes after Flight of Magpies and is not a standalone read.
Passie uit het verleden by Iris Versluis
Price: Free! Words: 10,560. Language: Dutch. Published: December 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Tijdens de Tweede Wereldoorlog leert Eveline wat liefde is. Een liefde die zo krachtig is, dat Rosalie, een jonge vrouw in onze huidige tijd, er op een onverwachte manier mee wordt geconfronteerd.
Fighting Dirty by Olley White
Price: Free! Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Can Ethan fight lust long enough to win the fight against Fitz, or is he destined to lose and stay in the slums forever?
The Mage's Tale (Tales of the Frostborn short story) by Jonathan Moeller
Series: World of the Frostborn, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When the brutal dvargir murder her parents, Morigna is raised by the Old Man, the mysterious and feared sorcerer of the hills. But the Old Man does nothing without a price. And his teachings have a purpose of their own...
The Doctor Goes Into A Bar - Doctor Who fan fiction by Matthew Sawyer
Series: Doctor Who Fan Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by Matthew Sawyer. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a short Jon Pertwee Doctor Who tale - the third Time Lord in the BBC science fiction television series. This time, the Doctor comes to early America - the colonies. Despite cold stares, he has only one thing on his mind, even here in the midst of the American Revolution. Women.
Kogitsune by Xia Xia Lake
Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A coming of age story set in medieval Japan. A friendship between a young fox god and his human childhood friend is built on deception, but grows stronger and purer as it's driven by common purpose. As Kogitsune's feelings for his human friend turn from friendship to something deeper, he will learn that love can be all consuming and heartbreaking.
His to Educate by Sue Lyndon
Price: Free! Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When Lord Weston catches Rosalyn sneaking about the castle library, she fears she’ll be punished for breaking the rules. But the master of the castle admires her desire to learn and orders her to meet with him each night for a private tutoring session. She gladly obeys and excels under his guidance, and his desire to teach her more than how to read soon becomes apparent.
Bought by Charissa Dufour
Series: The Dothan Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Had Princess Bethany known by the end of the day she would be a slave, traveling into her enemy’s territory, she might not have gotten out of bed.
Ghost Sword by Jonathan Moeller
Series: World of the Ghosts, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Kylon of House Kardamnos is a stormdancer of New Kyre, and his city has survived both the war with the Empire and the fury of an ancient sorceress. But now a new enemy comes, alien and implacable and terrifying. And unless Kylon summons all his skill and strength, New Kyre will drown in blood…
Van de ridder, de monnik en de heks by Frans Bonnier
Price: Free! Words: 2,710. Language: Dutch. Published: January 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Poetry » Medieval
Graaf Dirk zegt tot zijn ridder Koen: 'Ik heb een klus voor jou. Vind de heks die onheil brengt. Breng mij die veile vrouw.' Tezamen met een monnik reist hij daarop naar Hoorn om de heks te laten buigen voor Gods' en Dirks' toorn.
Bloodgate by Joely Sue Burkhart
Price: Free! Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.50 from 2 reviews)
As a child, Lady Jade Mirror was tossed into the Sacred Cenote to appease the gods. She survived, but whatever message the gods gave her has been forgotten as she struggles to return to a normal life. Now drought threatens to destroy the once-great city of Itza's Well and an eclipse may claim the sun for all time. Unless Lady Jade Mirror is willing to make the greatest sacrifice of all.
The Future is Now: An Alternate History by Edwin Harkness Spina
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The Future is Now is a short, mind-bending alternate history about the nature of time and how we all have the power to change the future - how one single act can literally change the course of history. Set in today’s world, but with a twist, if you’ve ever pondered the ideas of alternate realities, parallel worlds and alternate timelines, you will love this piece of alternative fiction.
Vengeance by M. K. Theodoratus
Price: Free! Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
Furious Half-Elven parents seek vengeance when sea raider attack leaves their daughter at death's door, only to discover a strange magic that threatens all they hold dear. A tale of the Far Isles Half-Elven.
Second-Hand Princess by Lorraine J. Anderson
Series: Second-Hand Princess Stories, Story # 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(2.00 from 2 reviews)
All a princess wants is to be rescued by her prince -- isn't it? Perhaps staying with her dragon wasn't such a bad idea after all...
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