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Tattoo Magic Showdown (The Bluesman #2)
By Stuart Jaffe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fuller and Scotch's investigation of some animal mutilations leads to a confrontation with a vicious pack of beasties and a surprise that scares Fuller to the bone - a magician from his own world.
Killer of Monsters (The Bluesman #1)
By Stuart Jaffe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Bluesman - musician, magician, lethal killer. Thrown into our world from a parallel universe, the Bluesman seeks to save the Earth from being overrun by the horrid, mutated creatures that came with him. Armed with magic, skill, and his companion, Scotch, he faces these monsters hoping to create a peaceful world for all. This short story, Killer of Monsters, is the first of his adventures.
The Tattoer
By A. J. Balkin
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Filipina tattooer escapes the slum of her past for a new life with her uncle in Eugene, OR. One night, the Moon beckons her artistic soul to a park by the river. What happens there changes her art, tattoos and life forever.
Clay Feet
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
For the last decade, Harper tried to get a statue of Mercury to feature in the museum’s new antiquities department. Now the statue has arrived—broken—and possibly a forgery. Her boss calls the statue the ultimate forgery. He’s impressed. She wonders if she should be too—until the statue talks to her. Is she overworked? Or crazy? Or both? Includes complete bonus story, “Elvis at the White House."
Elvis at the White House
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Psychic investigator Chelsea LaFronde’s secret vice? The handsome young Elvis of the 1968 comeback special. So when a handsome Elvis impersonator shows up at her door talking about a murder, she listens. Even though the impersonator tells her that Elvis knows whodunnit. Chelsea will deal with a bit of crazy, for Elvis. Even a fake Elvis. Includes the complete bonus story, “Clay Feet.”
Till You Drop
By Mat Coward
Price: Free! Words: 31,640. Language: British English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 1 review)
Suppose all the monsters in the world went on strike ...? Till You Drop - a novella about zombie capitalism!
The Becoming The Sun Slayer Series Book One
By Christine Clayton
Price: Free! Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Sarah was slipping deeper and deeper into a life of solitude. When her twenty fourth birthday approached, she chose to isolate herself at home, avoiding her friends. Suddenly Sarah's comfortable life of peaceful hibernation comes to a screeching halt. Christian guides her deep into a dark and mysterious world where she learns truths that had once seemed only possible in fantasies.
The Butcher (Short Story)
By Shane Greenhough
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A trade of slaves goes south, fast, and a small-time dealer named Brad gets caught in a confrontation between his employer, and the man-monster known only as The Butcher.
Brothers in Stone (Stone Soldiers #2)
By C.E. Martin
Series: Stone Soldiers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
A second prehistoric shapeshifter is loose in the modern world, joining his resurrected brother in ripping out and consuming the hearts of victims to steal their power, their memories and their form. Colonel Mark Kenslir came back from the dead to defeat one shapeshifter. Can he hope to defeat two, or will he need help from two teens and an FBI psychic?
Finders-Keepers
By C.M. Simpson
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A single gold coin shines on the pavement, but no one except me seems to have noticed it. I watch it, hoping someone will take it and claim it as their own. Needing someone to take it. Please take it. Finders-Keepers is an 1,800-word vignette of this vigil. It is the second story in the fourth Simpson Anthology, An Anthology of Worlds, which is released in mid-September 2012.
The Spiritual Warriors
By Orlando Sanchez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After participating in a special promotion, Dante, a martial artist, finds himself thrust into the hidden world of Warriors and Guardians. He discovers that a war has been raging for years and finds himself the bearer of an eternal weapon crucial to the war’s outcome. Dante must unlock the power of this weapon to be able to stand against an entity that threatens to destroy his world.
Welcome to the Fight: Silent Wars
By Glen Romero
Price: Free! Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Samuel is thrust into another reality where creatures of legend and magic do exist. It is the same world only now he is able to see through the waking dream that blinds must humans. The countries of the world are the same but different, the US government is a puppet for the vampires.
Eyes of Magic
By S.A. Archer
Price: Free! Words: 18,220. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Ravynheart Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Malcolm knows he's defective. How could he not be after a year in the belly of a goblins' nest? The only magic he can do is the Touch, a perverted magic he despises and learned at the end of a whip. Everyone else has loads of magic, but not him. But if he can't find his magic, and his place among the Sidhe, then where could he go? And what if those that enslaved him before came after him again?
Guild of the Blue Dragon
By Christopher Fulbright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Kody Warren has more experience with death than any 13-year-old should -- he lost his father in the war and now his mother’s dying of cancer. When Kody and his friend Angel take a secret trip into the city, they're swept into a realm of worlds within worlds. Searching for a miracle to save his mother, Kody and Angel are caught in an ancient war of mythical creatures, and magic alone can save them.
Another Journey
By Michael Sutherland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
They stick you in a machine and send you on another journey, and they don't care if it kills you.
Imperative, Book 1 of The Quinn Larson Quests
By P. A. Wilson
Series: The Quinn Larson Quests, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Quinn Larson is a wizard. His life in the shadow world of the Vancouver Real Folk is a quiet one, and he'd prefer if it stayed that way. But one dead human is a problem, and three is something he can't ignore. The Sidhe and the fairies are involved, and they'll expose all the Real Folk if they're not stopped. It falls to Quinn to keep them hidden and prevent another genocide – but at what cost?
Tyrant Trouble
By Phoebe Matthews
Series: Mudflat Magic, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Claire flees from a Seattle crook to an Otherworld barbarian tyrant. Not a whole lot of improvement there. One threatens with a gun, the other swings a broadsword. This novel won the EPPIE for Best Fantasy of the Year. Novels by Matthews have been published by Avon, Dark Quest, Dell, Holt, LostLoves, Putnam, Silhouette, Scholastic and others.
Magic Everything
By John Buckley
Price: Free! Words: 109,580. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In the future magic has taken over the Earth! Wizards rebuild the world with castles in the sky and cities reborn. Spells wipe out the war machine with ease. Richard Nickel awakes to find his beloved daughter kidnapped! He sends his two wizard sons Thirsty and Thomas to go in search of her. They must get the Shadowman's bow to save Darcy, but first they must kill the bow maker.
Death Sentence
By Christopher Lee Cousino
Series: Death Without Parole, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Patrick Noel has been trying to come to grips with the news that he is a vampire. Or at least, that there is a vampire inside him trying to take over his body and his life. With the help of Ralph, Patrick is beginning to harness his vampire powers. But when those powers get out of control in a lunch room full of his fellow inmates, Patrick will cross a line there may be no coming back from.
Bolg PI: The Vampire Bride
By Dave Freer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,100. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Private Investigator Bolg, a Pictish gentleman who happens to be vertically challenging, a self-proclaimed dwarf and tattooed so heavily he appears blue, finds himself called on undertake paranormal cases: in this case tracing the Vampire bride's absconded or kidnapped groom.