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Interzone 249 Nov - Dec 2013
By TTA Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone; 2013’s British Fantasy Award winning magazine from TTA Press. #249 contains new fiction by some of the world's best writers and most talented newcomers, plus hard-hitting reviews and innovative artwork. Many recognised authors started their careers here and newcomer Sarah Brooks continues this tradition. However recognised names; John Shirley this issue, continue to supply great stories
Love Devours: Tales of Monstrous Adoration
By Sarah Diemer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,610. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Love Devours is a collection of new fables for queer women, extracted from the bones of the dark: ominous fairy tales, sinister myths, dystopias rife with nightmares. But in the midst of monsters, love still struggles to find the light.
Witch-Finder: A Chronicle of the Staff and Students of the Theological College of St. Van Helsing
By Vanessa Knipe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Witches, elementals and vampires roam the British Isles. Only the militant arm of the Church of England from the College of St. Van Helsing keep the monsters in line. Vanessa Knipe writes of health-club vampires, school-girl love-spells, backyard gardens gone very wrong, and the efforts of the Witch-Finders to set things right and let ordinary Brits live normal lives.
Fantasy Short Stories: Issue 1
By Mark Lord
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fantasy Short Stories is a new publication established with the aim of publishing the best short stories in Heroic, Epic, and High Fantasy, and with plenty of Swords and Sorcery thrown in. Although many of our authors may be unknown to you, we aim to set high standards for publication, and to discover some great new talent in the world of fantasy fiction.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year Four
By Scott H. Andrews (Editor)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen more short stories of literary adventure fantasy from the Hugo Award-finalist online magazine Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Authors include Richard Parks, Yoon Ha Lee, Margaret Ronald, and Chris Willrich. Includes four stories named to Locus magazine's 2012 Recommended Reading List and “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman, a finalist for the 2013 World Fantasy Awards.
Ride the Moon
By M.L.D. Curelas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Nineteen authors from around the world show you the wonder and awe of the moon. Tyche Books inaugural title, an anthology edited by M.L.D Curelas.
Taken By The Demon Lord (Forced and Taken Vol 1)
By Ken Rander
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Susan accidentally frees the Demon Lord Geldarath He processes her and wants to breed her to obtain a new body Using mind control, he controls her body. Susan doesn't want to be bred but she doesn't have a choice. Geldarath's enemies want to torture him and kill him, which means killing Susan to get him.He has to keep Susan alive long enough to breed her.
Betwixt Issue 3
By Betwixt Magazine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 3 collects all five stories originally published online. Issue 3 includes original fiction by Vajra Chandrasekera, Marie Clementel, Bernie Mojzes, Michelle Muenzler, and Lydia Waldman.
Peacemaker (The Flash Gold Chronicles, #3)
By Lindsay Buroker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
1 star(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Half-breed tinkerer Kali McAlister doesn’t care that the gold rush has stormed into Dawson and prospectors are flooding the north—all she wants is to finish construction of her airship, so she can escape the Yukon and see the world. Unfortunately, the world keeps chucking wrenches into her machinery: a mysterious gambler is pumping her for information on her...
Blood Feud (Jane #9)
By Samantha Warren
Series: Jane, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Jane has had a rough couple of months. Her family was attacked, she lost her best friend, and she spiraled into a horrible depression. Little does she know, the Red Death have plans for her and what's left of her family, and things are about to get much worse.
Unnatural Disaster
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Whale Rock Police Chief Jaclyn Tadero faces the Oregon Coast’s version of the perfect storm: a tsunami warning during a winter squall. And thanks to Seavy County Coroner Hamilton Denne, she finds herself scouring the beach for idiots drawn to the tsunami’s approach. Tadero thinks Denne sent her on a fool’s errand—until she stumbles across something on the beach. Something she never suspected.
A Vampire Quintet
By Eugie Foster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,070. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Five sinister and seductive vampire stories from Nebula Award-winning author Eugie Foster.
Hunt for a New Life
By Stefon Mears
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Not all legends are monstrous. After failing as an apprentice wizard, the Count’s second son dreads his options: priesthood or the king’s wars. But he spies in the forest a creature out of legend, and plans to trap it – a bride price fit for the crown princess. A better fate than he dares hope. The hunt takes him deeper into the forest, and brings him face to face with something greater: destiny.
Bloodshed (Jane #10)
By Samantha Warren
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The End Is Here Jane has lost friends, found love, and fought more bad guys than she ever would have thought possible. In this tenth and final book of the Vampire Assassin series, she will have to decide what she really wants from her life. Will she hide away and protect those she loves from genocide? Or will she risk it all and fight for the freedom of supernatural creatures everywhere?
Blue Daffodil
By Daniel Clarke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An allegorical account of a journey to a new land in search of inner fulfillment.
Once Upon a Sixgun
By Pro Se Press
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?
Choice
By Meyari McFarland
Series: Under the Tormal Shadow, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wade knew that he had few choices in life. His family faced starvation. He could choose to support them or run away, to live or die. Either way, the world wouldn't care. Sold into slavery, Wade had new choices to make: obey or rebel. Choice is a thoughtful story of survival against all odds in a harsh world where magic serves the powerful and the poor struggle to make their way through life.
Whiskey Sour (& Other Stories)
By Skyla Dawn Cameron
Series: Demons of Oblivion. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
One night without protection led to French-Canadian fae bartender Juliette Aubrey catching lycanthropy. Now half faerie, half werewolf, and entirely pissed off, Juliette has the chance for revenge when the last person she wants to see strolls into her bar needing help.
Synnergy, Chaos Time Book 3
By Marie Hall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,170. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Synnergy, is slowly dying inside. It’s only been a few weeks since the brutal slayings of her parents by the hands of a drug cartel. She’s barely had time to process all the changes around her, when a mysterious stranger shows up on her door to tell her that the fight to save humankind cannot work without her in it. She’s not sure she can survive this, she’s not even sure she wants to…
Fin's Magic
By KateMarie Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fin depends on her companions to keep her safe…and out of chains. As one of the Amari, the only race that can harness magic, she longs for a normal life. One where she didn’t have to constantly look over her shoulder, and she could fall in love. Alaric fell hard for Fin from the moment he laid his eyes on her three years ago. He swore an oath to keep her safe, even if it meant his life.