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Kidnapped By The Sheikh (Book 1 of The Desert Sheikh) (Sheikh Romance Trilogy)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sheikh Akbar needs a hostage. Sarah Greenwich needs to escape. But sometimes what you need is not what you want. Sarah is about to discover that the desert is an exotic wilderness, where anything can happen…
Liavek 3: The Players of Luck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"A Happy Birthday" by Will Shetterly "Before the Paint Is Dry" by Kara Dalkey "The Rat's Alley Shuffle" by Charles de Lint "Dry Well" by Nathan A Bucklin, with lyrics by Alison Bucklin "Choice of the Black Goddess" by Gene Wolfe "The Ballad of the Quick Levars" by Jane Yolen These stories were first published in 1986 in Liavek: The Players of Luck, edited by Will Shetterly and Emma Bull.
The Mountains of the Eldritch Sea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,550. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of short stories from the land and seas of the mythical planet Thal, where the priests of the First Faith do battle with the worshippers of the demonic Ultra-gods. Prophecies and miracles are pitted against treachery and brutality but the greatest power is found in the smallest things. By award winning author Harry Lang.
The Sheikh's Son (Book 3 of The Desert Sheikh) (Sheikh Romance Trilogy)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sarah Greenwich is a British doctor in London. Her estranged husband is a Bedouin warlord from the Middle East. Ali, their nine-year-old boy, is caught in the middle. When Sheikh Akbar manages to track down his long-lost wife, he also discovers the one other thing that he has always wanted: a son. However, reclaiming what he wants and loves is not as easy as he first thinks.
Liavek 2: City of Luck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,960. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Contents: "The Hands of the Artist" by Kara Dalkey "A Coincidence of Birth" by Robin Hobb (Megan Lindholm) "Bound Things" by Will Shetterly "The Fortune Maker" by Barry B. Longyear These stories were first published in 1985 in Liavek, edited by Will Shetterly and Emma Bull.
Lucky or Unlucky? 13 Stories of Fate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,600. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story collection featuring tales by Michael Aaron, Charlotte Ashley, Eric Best, Nils Durban, Wilson Geiger, Andrew Leon Hudson, A. Lynn, J. R. Murdock, J. M. Odell, Michell Plested, Tristis Ward, and N. E. White. The anthology is rounded off by dark-fantasy writer Mark Lawrence, author of the Broken Empire series.
One Step Beyond: An Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Tower Of Chaos Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An anthology of stories from the long-running One Step Beyond writers' group, including tales from all corners of the speculative fiction genre. All profits from the sale of this anthology will go to English PEN, a charitable network defending and promoting freedom of expression around the world.
Chief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The chief of a young civilization is seduced by the commander of an advanced intergalactic ship—with only bad intentions.
To Curse, Or Not To Curse--The Big Cursing Issue (Samhain/Yule 2016)
Series: Denver Witch Quarterly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016 by Salt Mine Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Get it now at the pre-release price. In this issue, we explore the techniques and ethics of cursing and hexing. From the mass hexing of convicted rapist, swimmer Brock Turner, to the global bindings of ISIL, to revenge spells, cursing, hexing, and binding is part of the toolbox of magicians and witches worldwide. Plus Samhain and Yule stuff!!! And two short stories! And three rituals!
The Jade Healer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It's 1967. Ad legend Sydney Stein decides to exploit his colleague's healing powers in order to make it rich.
Lunatic Lenard and the Plan for Freedom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Have you ever sought freedom? Lunatic Lenard’s cult leaders forbid him and everyone in Leanor to leave town. Now, Lenard has a new idea to escape. Will he escape or will he die due to his daring ways?
Beneath the Knowe: A Faerie Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Can music overcome fey magic? When the chieftain's infant son is stolen away by the fey folk of the Bright Court, Maeve Donnelly journeys beneath the faerie hill to try and save the child. Her only weapon is a simply crafted pennywhistle, and the music that runs in her bard-gifted blood...
Tidbit's Tales; Year of Bereavement
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A series of calamities is brought about by one wrong act, many worlds will collide which brings the Fairy world to extinction.
Aurealis #87
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis goes global with #87, starting off the year in supernova mode with Sean Monaghan's ‘The Root Bridges of Haemae’, a resonant off-world story featuring a truly alien culture. Just when you’ve recovered from the breakneck hybrid that is Ian Bell’s ‘Elven Blades', brace yourself for Deborah Sheldon’s nail-biting ride through the white wastelands of Antarctica, ‘Across the White Desert’.
Aurealis #95
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #95 features new fiction from around the world, articles, interviews and reviews.
Shimmer: A Faerie's Tragic Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Cover Art by Daniel Chon Ariane & Aureliam have grown up together, always knowing they were destined to spend their lives together. But a chance meeting may bring an end to the happiness they've always hoped to have together. Ariane's father has other plans for her future...and they don't include Aureliam. Short Story - Fairy Tale
Outcasts: Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,400. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fantasy, science fiction, and paranormal short stories by Nick Wisseman.
Aurealis #88
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Melanie Rees’ wicked little tale of frenetic tweeting, ‘#WhatIsHendersonsCurse’, opens the latest issue of Aurealis. In ‘The Planetary Survey’, Tom Dullemond explores what might go wrong with humans trying to understand aliens, and the implications for advertising campaigns. Jessi Hammond’s ‘Wired’ is a tense near-future thriller that proves big business really does get away with murder.
The Ghost Dragon's Daughter
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Mei, Lili, and Jun have just three weeks to complete their senior year project, a portable translation device they call the monstrosity machine, which runs on magic and mathematics. They only need to prove the concept, but Jun wants more than a passing grade. She wants that shiny golden insignia on her graduation certificate that says she's graduated with honors.
Five Steps Forward, Three Steps Back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Five Steps Forward, Three Steps Back" brings together eight stories by not-currently-best-selling author Andrew Leon Hudson - seven of them published in the small (but perfectly formed) specfic webzine Mythaxis, plus a bonus extra just because he loves you. Read on for a glimpse of what lies ahead, as well as what lay behind...