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On Tollswitch Hill Stories from the Averraine Cycle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fans of “A Spell in the Country” and “Casting in Stone” will love these three stand-alone tales from the world of the Averraine Cycle Three stories of magic and mayhem in the kingdom of Keraine. An unholy brew of remorse and redemption in a world where the magic doesn’t always go the way you planned.
Bladed Magic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014 by Shiloh Walker. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Colbana Files Prequel The events of this short story take place between A STROKE OF DUMB LUCK and BLADE SONG. It can be read as a stand-alone. For the first time in her life, Kit Colbana’s life was going just fine...then she finds herself tangled up with a green-eyed witch by the name of Justin. He's looking for somebody and seems to think she can help.
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 Qrim Chieftain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A barbarian chieftain takes revenge on the Princess who scorned him.
The Creative Process
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
"Where do you get your ideas?" A simple question, but when you blink and find yourself crouching in the Martian dust, or staggering under the weight of new-found wings, the answers are far from simple. A short story.
Aurealis #89
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis opens with a haunting image of ghosts reburying their dead at low tide from David Versace ‘The Lighthouse at Cape Defeat’, then moves through the gentle organic world-building of Adrik Kemp’s ‘Blossom Fall’ and finally onto Heidi Kneale’s intriguing steampunkish ‘How He Wound Up’.
Flights of Fantasy Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Flights of Fantasy, a fantasy anthology by Michelle Miles, introduces you to the world of Emhain, where dragons still fly the skies and Elves and Men fight against the darkness to win back their realm. Three new, never before published short stories include The Usurper, The Dragon Master and An Ancient Magic.
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
(4.75 from 4 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
Ghastley's Book of Fairy Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,910. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fantasy author Shana O'Quinn returns with this collection of fairy tales for young adults and anyone else who wants updated versions of some classic fairy tales. These stories offer twists, turns, strong heroines and clever heroes in a land where not everyone lives happily ever after, but there's never a dull moment.
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...
A G'desh Tale: The Mute of Abr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In Abr, an Arabian Nights inspired city, the Mute hunts giant reptiles which roam the desert. Her hunts start as a means to provide for her baby daughter. However, when she amasses too much wealth, she becomes a political target.
Relativity (A Lorcan & Lucia Novella)
Series: Ava Delaney World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,790. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lorcan and Lucia return home to discover what Phoenix has been up to in their absence.
An Unusual Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A series of short stories meant to inspire, scare, and - above all - entertain. Relive (and destroy) your childhood with twisted takes on fairy tales, original horror stories, science-fiction, and dystopian worlds. Come read and discover the stories that insomnia wrote.
Mistress of the Mirror and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Five short fantasy tales of strange things found in pawnshops... And things too strange for pawnshops.
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’.