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Mesmer, Book 1: Sanctuary (A Three Towers Fantasy)
By Isabella Amaris
Price: Free! Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Lea escapes ruthless pursuers in a dark forest, she stumbles upon an enchanted kingdom. But Verlaine isn't the sanctuary it appears to be. And when its magi sovereign refuses to let her leave, Lea must find a way to outwit Gabriel Amarinth’s web of enchantment without betraying who she really is; and before a traitor can destroy all she’s fought to protect in her home kingdom of Lorien.
Miracle of Trithemius
By Max Delano Beers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Two teenage boys change the course of history and lead the Maya to the greatness of their golden age—one milpah at a time. Max and his Maya host entangle with historical and mythical figures and events to discover the path to Maya liberation and greatness. They triumph over the true enemy of the Maya. But only after the miracle, the miracle of Trithemius.
Lost Things - Book One of the Order of the Air
By Melissa Scott & Jo Graham
Series: The Order of the Air, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,860. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 1 review)
With Jo Graham Lewis Segura has been drifting since the Great War ended when he joins a company run by Alma Gilchrist and Mitchell Sorley, assisted by their old friend Dr. Jerry Ballard, an archeologist who lost his career when he lost part of his leg. Lewis dreams "true," andwhat he sees in his dreams will take them on a dangerous chase from Hollywood to New York to an airship and beyond.
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....
Rainbow's Lodestone
By J.M. Ney-Grimm
Series: Lodestone Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A lost birthright and unending agony. On whim, the rainbow’s child falls to earth, where a cruel adversary takes advantage of her innocence. Can she reclaim her thunder-swept heavens? Must she dwindle and die? This transcendent short story of J.M. Ney-Grimm’s troll-ridden North-lands explores how inner freedom creates outer opportunities. Earth trumps heaven until ancient music plays.
The Cog Work Apprentice in Dark Skies (Steampunk action adventure)
By Lee William Tisler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
John Lumley Conduit was enjoying his day off from work when hundreds of rebel airships invaded his town. With the town under attack, John desperately searches for his girlfriend, who has disappeared with his former best friend and romantic rival. John must overcome bushrangers, invaders, mighty cog-driven machines, and a mysterious man with an agenda to save his girlfriend and his town.
The Roxolan Princess
By Gabriel Szeitz
Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Running horses. Proud Romans. Fearless Barbarians. Roman Aquila against the White Owl. All is written here in blood. A short historic fantasy, opposing the rational to magic.
Revived
By G Johanson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 128,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
As a down on his luck bodyguard, Shaozu can’t be too picky with his assignments. Accompanying a mysterious woman, Kammani, and her handmaiden, Lihua, from China to France proves a risky venture, the small party coming under attack from bandits on only their second day travelling. Kammani’s reaction to the attack demonstrates that this trip will not be like any other....
The Pi-a-saw Bird
By Richard Stooker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012 by Richard Stooker. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In 1673 the first European explorers to travel down the Mississippi River spot on the high, sheer bluffs the painting of a huge, winged monster. Where does it come from? Why did somebody take the trouble and risk to paint it on bluff face? The Indians told them the terrifying story of a man-eating dragon-like creature, and the brave chief who killed it.
THE CRYSTAL CROWN
By W. H. Beswick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,080. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
THE SEQUEL TO THE WIZARD'S KNOT. THE DEMON WELLINGTON IS BACK FOR REVENGE.
Revived: Part IX - Power Play
By G Johanson
Series: Revived, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Part IX - Having discarded Shaozu in the wilderness with no food or water, Kammani enters Constantinople in high spirits with grand ambitions of meeting the boy Sultan and his mother. Before she can enter the inner sanctum she has to win over a eunuch representative, whom both of her remaining servants distrust.
Tales of Phalerus the Achaean
By David Hardy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
From Greece in 1200BC, where gods still take a hand in mortals’ bloody struggles for supremacy, comes Phalerus the Achaean to strive and slay from the green hills of Atica to the blood-red waters of the Nile.
Rocks and Stones
By Jeffrey Hite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
At the end of the forth century, even as their empire crumbles around them, the Romans continue to push north and the smaller tribes are starting to get desperate. The three villages that inhabit a valley north of Trier discover something that might save them before they are completely over run. But their safety might come at a high price.
The Chronicles of Iona: Exile
By Paula de Fougerolles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
“Exile”, the first novel in the historical fiction series “The Chronicles of Iona”, is the story of the two men who laid the foundations of the Scottish nation, an Irish monk, Saint Columba, and a Scottish warlord, Aedan mac Gabran—a real-life sixth-century Merlin and King Arthur.
End of Innocence (Fargoer Short Stories, #1)
By Petteri Hannila
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
0.75 star(3.83 from 6 reviews)
Somewhere far in the north, in the middle of a dense forest, two girls have embarked on a sacred journey: a journey that is to end their carefree days among the children of their tribe. Grim as their world is, the destiny that is set upon them seems even darker, but such is often the way for the people of this land. First chapter of Fargoer, a novel set in the mythic far north.
Phoenix Ashes (Book Three of the Landers Saga)
By Karen Nilsen
Series: The Landers Saga, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 197,500. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Book Three of the Landers Saga An embittered priest. A hidden history of ancient magic, long suppressed. An ambitious noble family with too many secrets. And at the center of it all, a witch artist named Safire . . .
The Miss-Adventures of Amy & Tracy: Dr. Von Thistle's Curious Concoction
By K.G. Wehner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,680. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
After Amy has a prophetic nightmare, charming scientist Dr. Von Thistle arrives at Amy and Tracy's doorstep. His unusual interest in their special skills and super intelligence is as sinister as the mystery potion he’s carrying. The discovery of time portals complicates the situation, but the worst part is realizing Amy’s horrible nightmare is about to come true.
Peace? I Hate the Word
By Brent Dedeaux
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,740. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the City-State of Cassa, five great houses plot in secret, their hatred festering quietly. Yesterday, assassins bearing the seal of House Fiorentino attacked Lord Merengo and his son, starting a chain or events that could shatter the fragile peace and plunge the city-state into chaos. Can Collin, the youngest Merengo son, discover the truth in time to stop the vendetta, or will Cassa burn?
Three Fantasy Short Novels
By Michael Canfield
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
An ambitious and noble young queen, a rake lost in a strange seemingly idyllic world, a distance village with a peculiar secret. From a medieval kingdom to a forgotten land, and to secret world next door, come three short fantasy novels of mystery, magic, romance, and suspense: Little Plum, The Ambit, & Welcome to Luan.
Revived: Part VIII - Desire or Duty?
By G Johanson
Series: Revived, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Part VIII Shaozu’s love for Lihua has quietly bloomed and with their future health and freedom in severe jeopardy he is unable to wait any longer and he shares his feelings with her. Torn between the man she loves and the woman she serves, Lihua asks Kammani for permission to date Shaozu, Kammani’s answer leaving Lihua with a difficult decision to make...