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Bards and Sages Quarterly (July 2014)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Once Upon a Sixgun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Wild West and Fairy Tale Land… Two places where anything is possible! From penny dreadfuls turning Billy the Kid into a hero to stories of Big Bad Wolves eating Grandmothers. Pro Se Productions asks the question…what if that fictional land of creatures and beasties and that very real time in American history were one and the same place?
Betwixt Issue 4
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 4 collects all six stories originally published online. Issue 4 includes original fiction by Sarah L. Byrne, Emily B. Cataneo, Nino Cipri, David Cleden, and C. W. Johnson as well as a reprint by Mark Rigney.
Enigma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.92 from 13 reviews)
Tikaya and Rias believe they’ll have several calm weeks at sea, but the ship they board is on the run. The captain has acquired a mysterious stolen artifact… and the owners want it back. When he learns of Tikaya’s background, he urges her to decode its secrets, implying her life—and everyone else’s—might be forfeit if she fails. Engima is a 15,000-word short story set after Encrypted.
The Beautiful Thing: Fairytales Retold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A prince is caught between the doldrums of duty and the joys of (a most improper) love. A young woman sets no stock in all that dying-for-love nonsense, and woe betide the anguished knight who tries to brood at her. And a little girl observes more of life, love, and regret than anyone would have thought to expect from a clever and vengeful witch. Three old stories given new shapes.
Tales from Aulora
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 70,380. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Do you believe in wishes? If so what becomes of an uttered wish? Find out more in Tales from Aulora, the magical novel that unveils the secret world of wish-making through eight human wishes that arrive on Aulora.
The Life and Times of Griswald Grimm
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 50,740. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The early adventures of the Master Alchemist Griswald Grimm and his friends! Enter the city of Belestria, a busy, bustling trade city in the heart of the Desert Trail and meet the werewolves, wizards, soldiers, and spies of Bob Liddil’s fantasy world as they step out of the pages of “Sorcerer’s Apprentice Magazine” and into a deadly contest of magic. Ten amazing fantasy stories!
The Isadora Interviews
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Isadora is an old witch with great magical power living alone in the fog-strewn forest of Letum Wood. As a Watcher, Isadora has the ability to see into the heart of any witch, a talent that makes her the perfect guardian of the prestigious Miss Mabel’s School for Girls. Join Leda, Camille, Michelle, and Priscilla, as they encounter Isadora on their quest to join the respected magical school.
The Spire of Frozen Fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,160. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Kristell Ink. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Set several years before the events of The Sea-Stone Sword, The Spire of Frozen Fire tells the story of Jareth, the pirate, who alone travelled the endless tundra of the south. She found the ancient prison of the Pengs, Bron'Halla, the Mourning Hall. A tower of ice and crystal.
The Assassin's Curse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.74 from 19 reviews)
When outlaws Amaranthe and Sicarius chance upon imperial spies stealing military prototypes, they immediately give chase. After all, they both want imperial pardons, and what better way to attract the emperor’s favor than by looking after the empire’s interests? What seems like a straightforward mission develops a hitch when the spies flee to a haunted island. A 12,000-word short story.
Kalla and the Abyss
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
With the ability to change the temperature around you and trapped in solitary how does one cope with life? For Kalla it has never been easy with no memory of any life before the prison cell. That is until the Myst, an organization that protects people like her, comes with a message that they plan on busting her out. She begins to learn the price of escape and sacrifice in her small world.
One Evening on the Pier
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nick wanders almost every evening to the end of the pier. That's where the fabric is thinnest between this world and the world where the stories reside.
The Dawn of Rigoberto
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by FrostProof 808. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In this short story, Rigoberto, an orphan, is the tallest, strongest, wisest and kindest man in the fishing village of Agua Rocosa. His mother wandered off within weeks of his birth & is rumored to be a witch, but has gained goddess status with many of the villagers. Nearing her death & as he obtains his thirty-third year, she gives him the gift of his father and much about his life becomes clear.
Nouveau Message (Projet Bradbury, #01)
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Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 1. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: French. Published: August 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Samuel, un expert en sécurité informatique travaillant pour les plus hautes instances du gouvernement, voit son quotidien subitement perturbé par l'arrivée d'un message indésirable dans sa boîte mail. D'apparence anodine, ce "spam" va pourtant changer toute sa vie. "Nouveau Message" est le premier titre de la série "Projet Bradbury" (52 nouvelles en 52 semaines) de Neil Jomunsi.
Witchwood Estate - Ferntree Falls (book 2)
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Series: Witchwood Estate - Teen & YA Paranormal Fantasy, Book 2. Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 25,700. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
Going Home shouldn't be so difficult. After twelve years away, Seventeen year old Alexandria Santorini has gone home to Ferntree Falls to claim her inheritance - Witchwood Estate - The home she grew up in and where her parents were murdered.
Hidden Holidays: A Monster Haven Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The holidays can be overwhelming for anyone, but Zoey is ready to explode when Maurice, her closet-monster roommate, takes celebrations to the extreme. When Zoey ducks out for a little fresh air, she finds a boy with a big problem -- a problem only a mythical creature can have and only Zoey can solve.
Магьосникът на Фараона
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: Bulgarian. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six science fiction & fantasy stories in Bulgarian. Първите два разказа се публикуват за пръв път в сборника.
A Treat for Halloween Tricksters
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Series: L.A. Metro, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Ylva Publishing. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(3.00 from 1 review)
Halloween has always been Jess McKenna’s favorite holiday. She jumps at the chance to guide a group of foster children through a community haunted house—never suspecting that her partner Kim will provide her with a trick and treat of her own.
Ehriad - A Novella of the Otherworld
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Series: Otherworld, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the author of the Otherworld Trilogy . . . Three scenes from Faelorehn, told from Cade’s point of view. Cade MacRoich is Ehríad, a faelah bounty hunter. When he is compelled to deal with a collection of particularly nasty monsters in the mortal world, he stumbles upon a stream of Faelorehn magic that leads him to something astonishing.
Reggie Vs. Kaiju Storm Chimera Wolf -- A Daikaiju Universe Story
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Series: Daikaiju Universe, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
On a planet Earth much like our own, horrific, ridiculously large, ambulatory forces of nature have been a periodic fact of life since the nineteenth century! It takes a kaiju storm—a giant monster attack—to bring Reggie Samson back to his old hometown… and the girl he left, but never let go. What connects all three? Reggie needs to find out before kaiju storm Chimera Wolf destroys everything!