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An Artist in This Life
Series: Parallel Realities. Price: Free! Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two men look out over the Mediterranean in the summer of 1947. They are both famous artists. The years have been good to them and they both made their names in the Paris art scene of the 1940s. In this story of alternate history we look at the lives of both men. One man would have ended up with the same life but in our world the other man had a completely different destiny.
Serpent's Foe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Once she stalked the duat by Ra's side, carrying his light in her eyes and battling the monsters that assailed them. Now, tormented by confusion and her own fury, she longs to regain the unique powers which - inexplicably - elude her in captivity. In this mythic tale of pride and revelation, a fight beyond death delivers one last chance at redemption.
De kronieken van Edraa 1 :een opweg naar de oorlog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: Dutch. Published: February 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Mijn eerste "volledige" boek. het is "maar" eenentwintig pagina's (A4) en verteld het verhaal hoe de wereld die hier Edraa wordt genoemd in een wereldoorlog valt. Het boek stopt net op de moment dat deze oorlog gaat beginnen. In het volgende deel gaat de oorlog beginnen.
Dyrnwyn's Fire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hitler seeks the magical Thirteen Treasures of Britain. Vivian, immortal lover of Merlin, must wake him from his bespelled slumber to guard the treasures—even though it breaks her heart. The sword Dyrnwyn, one of the Treasures, blazes with fire when drawn. A weapon? A test of worthiness? Or an opportunity for Vivian to rid her heart of this cursed love once and for all?
Daugher of Sparta: Chapter Four
Series: Daugher of Sparta. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016 by Historic Heroines. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Historic Heroines is pleased to release the fourth installment in its first original fiction series: Daughter of Sparta by Kristen LePine. In Chapter Four, Gorgo, the daughter of King Cleomenes I, and her family attend a dinner party and meet two foreigners who have traveled across the Aegean Sea to ask for Sparta's help.
The Lightning Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: Australian English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A small piece of stone imbued with a mysterious essence will change people's lives forever... Eight thousand years ago, somewhere on land now buried beneath the North Sea, Thara is struggling to survive with the help of her wolf-dog, Tang. Then, in the midst of a wild storm, she finds a softly-glowing stone which calls to something deep within her, something she thought long buried...
The Bone Orcs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
RIDMARK ARBAN was once an honored Swordbearer. Now he is a disgraced exile, outcast and alone. Yet he is still a warrior without peer, and when death cultists attack an innocent village, Ridmark must put himself to the test to save the villagers. Or die in the attempt...
Old Tom and the Old Tome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Old Tom is a mercenary. In his youth, he fought for Mordred in the war against King Arthur, but these days he prefers simple, low-risk jobs. When a witch asks him to find an old book in the ruins of a school of magic, Old Tom thinks it's going to be easy. He is wrong.
Bloodlines
Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
During the time of the Pharoahs of Egypt, the goddess Bastet is sent by Ra to prevent the murder of the expectant mother of the next Pharoah, but the future is clouded as to the identity of the killer. Bastet must discover who is to be the murderer, and thereby thwart the chaos certain to ensue should the future heir be kept from being born. But time is running out and disaster appears imminent.
The Descent
Price: Free! Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Epic of Gilgamesh seen through the eyes of his sworn brother and companion, Enkidu, as he faces seven trials on the descent to eternity in the House of Dust.
The Beatriceid
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Set before the start of Cold Magic, The Beatriceid is a brand new, standalone short story written in Iambic Pentameter that reimagines The Aeneid in a feminist, Phonecian light.
Midnight Trains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
An American in Paris, Alex faces Christmas alone—alone and lonely. Hopelessly lonely. He wanders the streets and train stations searching—for something, for someone, for hope. Until Christmas Eve, when he meets a strange woman in an abandoned Metro station. A woman seemingly out of time. And if he decides to trust her, they might just succeed in freeing each other.
Immortals - racconto
Price: Free! Words: 5,810. Language: Italian. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
L’immortalità è a portata di mano, ma gli elfi non vogliono condividere i propri doni. Che cosa succede quando soldati umani trovano il Giardino Sacro e le sue mele magiche? Scopritelo in questo racconto, che narra il ricordo più oscuro della storia elfica. L’evento è menzionato nel romanzo “Trusting Darkness”, dove incontrerete ancora Harold Svarthar, il Principe Dolente.
Immortals
Price: Free! Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Immortality is at hand, but elves don’t want to share their blessings. What happens when human soldiers find the Sacred Garden and its magical apples? Find out in this short story, which narrates the bleakest memory of Elvish history. The event is mentioned in the novel “Trusting Darkness”, where you’ll meet again Harold Svarthar, the Sorrowful Prince. This e-book also contains the first chapter
The Thief: A Craft of Shadows Tale
Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: British English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A young thief mounts a daring and perilous burglary, but finds things do not turn out the way he’d expected. A short fantasy story set in the mythological ancient world of the Craft of Shadows.
High Moon Rising: Off The Rails
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When a deadly Vampire Archon is captured, it's up to Jim Ashwood and the agents of X-Division to transport the creature across America to the agencies secure facility. With a small army of agents and an armoured train, surely nothing can go wrong?
Merlin Indigo Ambrosius
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
"Wisdom begins with the stumbling feet of a baby and then gallops with the hooves of a horse." And such is Merlin's life as we watch him unfold into the great man he would one day become.
Kisah Sahabat Nabi Abu Bakar Ash-Shiddiq Sang Perindu Surga
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: November 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Abu Bakr Ash-Shiddiq (572-634) termasuk di antara mereka yang paling awal memeluk Islam. Setelah Nabi Muhammad SAW wafat, Abu Bakar menjadi khalifah Islam yang pertama pada tahun 632 hingga tahun 634 M. Lahir dengan nama Abdullah bin Abi Quhafah, ia adalah satu di antara empat khalifah yang diberi gelar Khulafaur Rasyidin atau khalifah yang diberi petunjuk.
Serpent's Tower: A Shadows of Asphodel Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,670. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Constantinople. 1910. They hired Wendel to kill first, ask questions later. What a waste of a necromancer's talent. Besides, he's bored to death of being an assassin. This job might be his chance to go rogue...
The Dragon of Borvoli
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: British English. Published: November 15, 2015 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
It takes a lot of bravery to fight a dragon. So imagine how brave the nine year old Boult is when he takes his father’s sword and enters the barrow near his home where tales say the dragon lives—the dragon that has been terrorising their village. Yet not all is as it seems in this atmospheric historical fantasy short story. Boult discovers that men can be worse monsters than creatures of legend.