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Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Amun Sa and the Girl from the Desert by Christopher Buecheler
Price: Free! Words: 15,500. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The elder vampire Ashayt was once a simple peasant girl living in Egypt, on the outskirts of the great city of Memphis. Her life changes first when she meets a man -- Amun Sa -- with whom she falls in love, and second when she meets a deadly creature in the reeds, who bestows upon her both the gift and curse of immortality. This story is a spoiler-free excerpt from The Children of the Sun.
The Witch Awakening (Book One of the Landers Saga) by Karen Nilsen
Series: The Landers Saga, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 146,270. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
The odor of burning flesh and the screams of those condemned to the flames disturb the dreams of young Safire of Long Marsh. Safire struggles to keep the curse of her psychic abilities secret, lest she be burned at the stake as a witch in her native land Cormalen. Forced to keep her talents hidden instead of learning how to use them, Safire is ill-prepared to face the evil that awaits her.
Tail of the Dragon by Timothy Reihm
Price: Free! Words: 98,220. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious(5.00 from 1 review)
Tail of the Dragon is the first book in the Fallen Trilogy, a fictional account of the fall of Satan and his demons from heaven, their work on Earth, and the ultimate battle that will decide the fate of the universe.
The House of the Wolfings: The William Morris Book that Inspired J. R. R. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings by Michael W. Perry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,520. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2008. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In a 1960 letter, J. R. R. Tolkien referred to The Lord of the Rings when he wrote, “The Dead Marshes and the approaches to the Morannon owe something to Northern France after the Battle of the Somme. They owe more to William Morris and his Huns and Romans, as in The House of the Wolfings or The Roots of the Mountains.” With a foreword and introduction, this is the text of that classic tale.
Raven's Key: A Novel by Siomonn Pulla
Price: Free! Words: 69,870. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 1 review)
A fast-paced new age adventure with a most unlikely cast of characters. An ancient Sumerian King has hired a shape shifting Raven to steal sacred objects from museum's around the world. Follow the journey to discover the key to unlocking humanity's shift into the new consciousness of 2012.
Cagliostro's Groot Poppentheater by Marcel Orie
Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: Dutch. Published: January 6, 2012 by Uitgeverij Verschijnsel. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Een poppentheater in het Londen van 1888 gedreven door Meester Cagliostro. Maar de poppen leiden een eigen leven dat verstoord wordt door de verdwijning van Punchinello, held uit veel van de stukken die het poppentheater speelde. Harlequin gaat op zoek naar zijn verdwenen kameraad.
Enchanted Hearts by Belinda Boring
Series: Enchanted, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,600. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Aithne thought her dreams had come true when Hadrian, a Fae prince, stepped into her life and filled it with wonder . . . that is until her friend William declared his love, promising her more than mere moments. Three enchanted hearts . . . two honorable men . . . one important choice . . . an unforgettable Midsummer Night's Festival.
Les Gardiens de Légendes, Tome 1: l'Envol du Dragon Rouge by Martin Rouillard
Series: Les Gardiens de Légendes, Tome I. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,810. Language: French. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Découvrez l’histoire qui a captivé les lecteurs à travers le monde entier, et joignez-vous à Samuel dans ses aventures au cœur de contrées mythiques et dans des batailles aux côtés de héros légendaires.
Startaker: Under the Shadow of Thy Wings by Marian Goddard
Price: Free! Words: 67,690. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
There's no light on Earth that shines brighter than the truth. From the mystery schools of Egypt, Chaldea, Persia and India, there has been carried through the ages a gnosis, grounded in nature and informed by the highest ideals of service to humanity. This knowledge has always been proclaimed heretical and brutally suppressed...
Le Cirque De Magie by Marsha A. Moore
Price: Free! Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.14 from 7 reviews)
The circus is ready to roll out for the 1925 tour. Ravi, the high-wire heart throb, is jittery when meeting the company’s newly-hired female dwarf. Hours before departure, his magical perceptions are on fire as he witnesses her involvement in a gory bump off. Ravi is desperate to protect his sweetheart and the rest of the company. Will his Suparna abilities be enough to snuff out the demon?
Sword from the Sky by R. Janvier del Valle
Price: Free! Words: 87,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It's been twelve years since the guardian star came down from the sky, hunting the elusive child destined to save the ailing sun. The end of the land is nigh as darkness slowly rolls over the looming horizon. But there is hope. And it comes in the form of a 12 yr. old boy with a wooden leg, chosen to save the sun from its untimely death. Unfortunately, young Luca has no idea that he's the one...
The Vengeful Vampire (Prequel in the 'Serenity Series') by Marissa Farrar
Series: The Serenity, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 30,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Warwick House Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It is the year 1898 and Sebastian Bandores is aboard a ship, returning home to Spain. After serving his country, he hopes only to be reunited with his wife and young daughter. But someone else is waiting for Sebastian at the port, a vampire. As her obsession with Sebastian grows, so both his mortal life and that of his family is threatened. This SHORT STORY is the prequel to the novel, Alone.
Pale Queen's Courtyard by Marcin Wrona
Price: Free! Words: 112,950. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Kamvar, a soldier, has lost his way. Leonine, a thief and sorcerer, has forgotten that he had one to lose. When the daughter of a High Priest finds herself exiled and hunted across the entirety of conquered Ekka, both men will remember who they are, and the country's invaders will learn that memories, unlike temples, are not so easily torn down.
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.
Pegasus and the Nine Muses by Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical(3.00 from 1 review)
A story of how the goddess Athena brings Pegasus to the Nine Muses, and the Hippocrene Spring is created.
The Witch Watch by Shamus Young
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian(4.10 from 10 reviews)
A young lady with a head for invention, a boy with a gift for sorcery, and a rotting corpse with a dry sense of humor all find themselves fighting against a strange new threat in Victorian-era London.
The Cracked Slipper by Stephanie Alexander
Price: Free! Words: 105,240. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General(4.00 from 1 review)
When Eleanor Brice unexpectedly wins the heart of Gregory Desmarais, Crown Prince of Cartheigh, she's sure she's found her happily-ever-after. Unfortunately, Prince Charming has a loose grip on his temper, a looser grip on his marriage vows, and a tight grip on the bottle.
The Voyage of the Minotaur by Wesley Allison
Series: Senta and the Steel Dragon, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,760. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure(3.25 from 4 reviews)
In a world of steam power and rifles, where magic has not yet been forgotten, an expedition sets out to establish a colony in a lost world. The Voyage of the Minotaur is a story of adventure and magic, religion and prejudice, steam engines and dinosaurs, angels and lizardmen, machine guns and wizards, sorceresses, bustles and corsets, steam-powered computers, hot air balloons, and dragons.
Ephemeral Boundary (T'Quel Magic 1) by Candy Rae
Series: T'Quel Magic, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,460. Language: British English. Published: July 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A time travelling, fantasy adventure with a difference - the past cannot be changed. When Kirsty arrives home from university her mother has disappeared. Armed with a ring, a dagger and a book of puzzling quotations, Kirsty must find her. She doesn't expect the trail to lead her into a world not her own - a dangerous, magical world inhabited by people and creatures of history and legend.
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...