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Duty: a novel of Rhynan
By Rachel Rossano
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Brielle Solarius struggles to keep her village from starvation. Tomas Dyrease, the newly made Earl of Irvaine and the village of Wisenvale, is ordered to marry Brielle. Together they face complications from their pasts and the shaky politics of a changing regime. Then Brielle is implicated in her cousin’s treasonous activities. Can a marriage of duty survive treason?
The Lady of Roch Shan
By Shannon Phillips
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this fantasy short story, a Highlands wise-woman must pit her craft against a wayward noblewoman and her fairy lover.
Out of Time: A Time Travel Mystery (Out of Time #1)
By Monique Martin
Price: Free! Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
0.5 star(4.40 from 5 reviews)
*Don't miss the sale on the rest of the Out of Time Series* Professor Simon Cross has spent his life searching for evidence of vampires and avoiding emotional entanglements. When a mysterious accident transports Simon and his assistant, Elizabeth West, back in time, Simon finally finds both the proof that he's been looking for, and the romance that he hasn't.
Daughter of Time: A Time Travel Romance (The After Cilmeri Series)
By Sarah Woodbury
Series: After Cilmeri, Prequel. Price: Free! Words: 82,740. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
0.5 star(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Llywelyn and Meg, a medieval man with an uncertain destiny and a modern woman with a troubled past. Only by working together can they navigate the shifting allegiances that threaten the very existence of Wales–and create their own history that defies the laws of time. Daughter of Time is a prequel to the After Cilmeri Series, and is appropriate for young teens to adults.
Lady of Devices: A steampunk adventure novel
By Shelley Adina
Series: Magnificent Devices, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,060. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011 by Moonshell Books, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
0.5 star(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Book 1 of the Magnificent Devices series! After her family is ruined, instead of the sparkling debut she expected, Claire Trevelyan, finds herself down and out on the mean streets of London. Being a young woman of resources and intellect, she turns fortune on its head. It’s not long before a new leader rises in the underworld, known only as the Lady of Devices ...
A Heart in Sun and Shadow
By Annie Bellet
Series: Cymru That Was Duology, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,830. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.5 star(4.38 from 8 reviews)
In an ancient Wales that never was... Twin brothers Emyr and Idrys are cursed to live as hounds; Emyr by night, and Idrys by day. The twins believe they will be trapped this way forever until they meet the fierce and curious Áine, a changeling woman born with fey blood. In love with both twins, Áine must decide where her heart lies and what she’s willing to risk to get what she desires most.
Translations
By M. Pax
Price: Free! Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nora Elliott must decipher the ruins to save the man she loves. Will the magic she unearths grant her the love she craves? Short story, about 1200 words. Fantasy. Steampunk. Romance. Free.
The Pluck of O'Reilly
By Gary Alan Ruse
Price: Free! Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A humorous fantasy short story set during the American Civil War about a hapless Irishman who is pressed into service and must call upon supernatural help, and his own wits, to survive a pending major battle and the war.
A Stone From the Stream
By Peter A. Smalley
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Here is a short myth set in an ancient Japan that never was (but could have been), with monks that never were (but might have been), and journeys toward enlightenment (which may yet be). Here you will find monks and shrines; love and enlightenment; and no few stones, streams, and sutras. Perhaps, somewhere in the midst of all this, you will also find tranquility.
The Witch Watch
By Shamus Young
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 119,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.22 from 9 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.
Dark Circus
By Alex Vaugn
Series: Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.20 from 5 reviews)
A traitorous fiance and a murderous stranger send straight-laced bookish Emmie Kirkwood fleeing into the 1870's London night fog. When a strange gas lamp appears at the side of the road, will it lead her to a place of refuge or a doom worse than what awaits her outside? Meanwhile, her would-be killer is still hot on her trail. A Gateway Roadhouse Chronicles steampunk suspense adventure novelette.
On Dark Shores 2: The Other Nereia
By J.A. Clement
Series: On Dark Shores, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
0.25 star(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Nereia is faced by a frightening choice. Copeland is getting dangerously unpredictable; and in the blind darkness of the sea-caves under the cliff, Blakey is about to make the acquaintance of the Archangel... Second in the "On Dark Shores" dark fantasy series, this novella is gritty and gripping with a rich tapestry of characters and darkly evocative setting. STARTS AT CHAPTER 7 following bk1.
The Ash Spear
By G. R. Grove
Series: Storyteller, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,810. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
In 6th century Wales, the ash spear was a symbol of warfare and of manhood, but it also stood for awen, the poetic inspiration of the bards. As war comes to North Wales, bardic apprentice Gwernin must master all three of its meanings in order to keep himself and his friends alive. The Ash Spear follows him in the thrilling conclusion of this first trilogy in the Storyteller series.
Daughter of the Sea
By Mira Zamin
Price: Free! Words: 81,170. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Engaged against her will, Calista, a young Roman aristocrat, grapples with the annihilation of her world at the hands of her would-be husband. The violent aftermath uncovers a connection to the land of Atlantis and shatters Calista’s conception of family, the gods—and herself.
The Tower's Alchemist (The Gray Tower Trilogy, #1)
By Alesha Escobar
Series: The Gray Tower Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Wizard Vs. Nazi Warlock Vampires. It's a very different World War II. The Nazis have unleashed occult forces throughout Europe and the Allies are forced to recruit and employ wizards to counter their attacks. Among them is the battle weary spy, Isabella George, who accepts one final job-extract a deadly warlock before his alchemical weapon devours the continent.
Kitsune-Tsuki
By Laura VanArendonk Baugh
Series: Kitsune Tales, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
0.25 star(4.14 from 14 reviews)
Winner 2012 Luminis Prize "Could not put down once started" "Twisty! Turny! Magical! Wonderful!" The onmyouji Tsurugu has been engaged to protect the warlord's bride from the fox spirit rumored to be near. Tsurugu and the shadow-warrior Shishio Hitoshi face an impossible challenge in teasing out a shape-shifter -- if one even exists. But an onmyouji knows secrets even the shadows do not....
Le Cirque De Magie
By Marsha A. Moore
Price: Free! Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(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?
Storyteller
By G. R. Grove
Series: Storyteller, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.25 star(4.13 from 8 reviews)
“Blood and fire, gold and steel and poetry, a river’s voice in the silence of the night, and the shining strings of a harp – all these and more I have known in my time.” As a wandering storyteller and would-be bard in 6th century Britain, young Gwernin encounters enemies both human and supernatural, finds love and friendship, and learns the true meaning of a Bard’s profession.
Eclipsed by Shadow: The Legend of the Great Horse (Book 1)
By John Allen Royce
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010 by Micron Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 6 reviews)
"Eclipsed by Shadow" is the award-winning 1st volume of "The Legend of the Great Horse" trilogy, a time-travel adventure about a young woman lost in history ... with only the knowledge of modern horsemanship to help her survive. Recommended by Library Journal; Winner of the Eric Hoffer Award for Young Adult Fiction, and the Mom's Choice Award (Gold) for best family-friendly Young Adult Fantasy.
My Sister's Song
By Gail Carriger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
The warrior Mithra must repel a Roman legion alone and armed only with a very peculiar weapon. To protect her lands and her tribe, Mithra comes up with a sticky solution to an impossible problem. Written in 1998, this short story was New York Times Bestselling author Gail Carriger’s first professional sale.