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In the Stacks: Author's Enhanced Edition by Scott Lynch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,300. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Retrieve. Return. Survive. That's the motto of the caretakers of the Living Library, a haunted collection of ten million magical books. Student magicians, guided by armored battle-librarians, must brave the monsters and mysteries of the Living Library and successfully return a book in this brisk, darkly whimsical tale of swords and sorcery by renowned fantasist Scott Lynch.
The Frey Saga: Molly by Melissa Wright
Series: The Frey Saga, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Molly dreamt her whole life of living in a world of magic... until the day she walked into one. This short story falls between The Frey Saga Book II: Pieces of Eight and Book III: Rise of the Seven.
Spell Crafting 501 by Viola Grace
Series: Hellkitten Chronicles. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The final classes have begun, and the only thing standing in Imara’s way is an ancient and deadly enemy... of her kitten.
Prickle Moon by Juliet Marillier
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: Australian English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The skillful first collection by prolific New Zealand fantasist Marillier (the Bridei Chronicles and others for adults and teens) includes 14 short stories, as well as an introduction by Sophie Masson and detailed author’s notes.
The Effigy Engine by Scott Lynch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Iron Ring has come to conquer, with cannon and magic and a disciplined army of thousands. The Red Hats have been hired to stop them, with even stranger sorcery and an unorthodox, semi-disciplined force of... dozens. On a good day. Misfit mercenaries must face iron war machines in this action-packed black powder fantasy from internationally bestselling fantasist Scott Lynch.
Ehriad - A Novella of the Otherworld by Jenna Elizabeth Johnson
Series: Otherworld, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,600. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(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.
Moon's Flower: A tale of Hidden Kingdom by Marie Hall
Series: Kingdom, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,570. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Once upon a time, long, long ago a flower fairy looked toward the skies and dared to fall in love with The Man in the Moon... An exciting new tale in the world of Kingdom and a hidden secret revealed about one of its most beloved characters.
Limbo City Lights (Lana Harvey, Reapers Inc.) by Angela Roquet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,850. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The complete collection of Lana Harvey, Reapers Inc. short stories! Including the 3 previously published shorts: Dearly Departed, Hair of the Hellhound, and Season's Reapings, PLUS 3 all-new shorts: Pre-Mortem (set in the 1700s), Post-Mortem (set in the 2300s), and Death or Something Like It, a crossover short story with Jesse Sullivan, the heroine of Kory M. Shrum's Dying for a Living series.
The Silver Well by Kate Forsyth & Kim Wilkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,910. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
People have always come to wish at the Silver Well: in Pagan times and Christian, revolution and war. When Rosie arrives in the village of Cerne Abbas with a broken heart, she becomes connected across the centuries with others who have yearned for something. Seven stories, set in seven time periods, reveal the deepest longings of the human heart. *Publishers Weekly Starred Review*
Limits by Larry Niven
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012 by Phoenix Pick. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Here is an extraordinary mix of fantasy and science fiction from one of the masters of SF, Larry Niven. The stories in this collection include collaborations with authors Jerry Pournelle (Spirals) and Steven Barnes (The Locusts).
Aurealis #115 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,350. Language: Australian English. Published: October 7, 2018 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #115 transports us to the truly alien yet strangely recognisable Australia of Clive McAlpin’s ‘The Spoils’, then to a planet evacuated by humans in ‘The Empty Quarter’ by Jai Baidell, and finally to a place where the only choice is between two sorts of devils in Pierce Skinner’s ‘Sacrifice’.
The Assassin's Curse by Lindsay Buroker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: 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.
Bionic Bebe and More: A Collection of Short Stories by Kyesha Burns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The greed of man, the state of the world, and the war on drugs are just three things this collection addresses. Bionic Bebe and more: A Collection of Short Stories is a collection of short stories that touch on issues of today in different ways. This compilation is full of action, futuristic settings, modern-day dialogue, and surprising plot twist.
La Fabrica de la Inmortalidad by Sebastián Jarré, Sr
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 11,840. Language: Spanish. Published: December 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
En esta ocasión incluyo aquí nueve relatos de ciencia ficción y fantasía que van desde visiones de un futuro muy probable, totalmente documentado, hasta lo que sucedería con la inmortalidad y la aniquilación de la humanidad por una Fórmula matemática. También, desde luego, la historia terrible de El Micro de los Vagabundos de Medianoche, fantasía con un toque de terror.
Making Monsters: A Speculative and Classical Anthology by Emma Bridges (editor) & Djibril al-Ayad (editor)
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2018 by Futurefire.net Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
We have always made monsters: in art, in myth, in religion; out of clay or bronze, pixels or hybrid flesh; from the stuff of human nightmares; by cursing women with bestial traits. This anthology brings together fiction and accessible academic writing in conversation about monsters and their roles in our lives—and ours in theirs.
Spirits Abroad by Zen Cho
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 85,170. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Here there be dragons ... and aunties. Campbell-nominated author Zen Cho's collection SPIRITS ABROAD "refreshingly reimagine[s] the idea of home and tradition and family without offering tidy or pat resolutions" (The Star). The ebook features 15 speculative short stories, author commentary and an ebook-only cover by artist Likhain.
Gerard's Beauty by Marie Hall
Series: Kingdom Collection Books 1-3, Book 3 · Kingdom, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,820. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Gerard Caron is in trouble. Caught with his pants down, he's forced to seek asylum on Earth while his fairy godmother tries to keep Prince Charming from saying off with his head. Betty Hart has had it with men. Especially the sexy Frenchman who saunters into her library reeking of alcohol and looking like he went one too many rounds in the ring. Is it possible for these two to find their own HEA?
Firemaggot by Barbara Hambly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,150. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sequel to Hambly’s Windrose series. Exiled wizard Antryg Windrose and his partner, computer programmer Joanna Sheraton, discover that a trans-dimensional monster is hiding somewhere in the vicinity of Los Angeles – and that it is about to spawn.
Elsewhere by Barbara Hambly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
A novelette of 15,000 words, sequel to Hambly’s Darwath series. An accidentally-activated transporter strands the wizard Ingold and his warrior-woman partner Gil Patterson in an unknown world, and at the same time that an army of ghosts appears within the now-wizardless Keep.
Wizard's Moon by Josh Lanyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“I wish to buy a boy.” A warrior from the Northlands purchases a young man for purposes both secret and perhaps sinister.