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Pandora's Card Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,520. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mashups
“These tales are marvelously inventive, wildly funny and deeply thought-provoking. I cannot recommend them highly enough.” - Ray Bradbury. Fate, Destiny, Chance and Luck play cards beneath a new October moon. Each card tells a story.
Jackalope Wives & Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Winner of the Nebula and WSFA Short Fiction Awards From award-winning author T. Kingfisher comes a collection of short stories, including "Jackalope Wives," "The Tomato Thief," "Pocosin," and many others. By turns funny, lyrical, angry and beautiful, this collections includes two all-new stories, "Origin Story" and "Let Pass The Horses Black," appearing for the first time in print.
Сказания умирающей Земли. Том I
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,770. Language: Russian. Published: November 29, 2017 by FEHT Inc. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
Увлекательные повествования, действие которых происходит на Земле далекого будущего в лучах гигантского красного Солнца, обреченного скоро погаснуть навсегда.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
In a world bereft of Imperial mages, a magically-enhanced soldier must make a deal with shady magician to survive. But what happens when the magician threatens his new home?
Taken By The Demon Lord (Forced and Taken Vol 1)
Series: Demon Lord. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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.
Aurealis #108
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2018 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis is a quality speculative fiction magazine. It has been continuously published for over 25 years and has featured many of the genres foremost writers and illustrators. Aurealis is published ten time a year from February to December.
Bad Little Girls Die Horrible Deaths And Other Tales Of Dark Fantasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This short fiction collection from PW Best of the Year author Harry Connolly combines reprints from magazines and anthologies along with new, previously unpublished fiction, including the TWENTY PALACES novelette “The Hand Made Mask.”
Shadows of the Heavens
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 150,030. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Not even half-way into its first century the empire is riven by strife hidden behind a polite facade. With political factions vying for imperial influence, regional politics subverting imperial law, and society still recovering from recent wars, how much is due to mythic beings many no longer believe in? This volume collects the fifteen part story.
The Life and Times of Angel Evans
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Life and Times of Angel Evans is a story of prophetic burden, destiny fulfilled, and the choices that one young woman has to make in order to survive.
Bad Power
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2018 by Twelfth Planet Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hate superheroes? Yeah. They probably hate you, too. From Crawford Award nominee Deborah Biancotti comes this sinister short story suite, a pocketbook police procedural, set in a world where the victories are only relative, and the defeats are absolute. Bad Power celebrates the worst kind of powers both supernatural and otherwise, in the interlinked tales of five people — and how far they’ll go.
The Towers, the Moon
Series: The Trifold Age, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
France, under the Court of the Moon, is a country of cyclical change, where the true rulers arrive every night to compete among themselves, and humans are backdrop, witnesses, inessential – and yet inextricably intertwined. It is the reign of the Gilded Tower, and fashions are daring. "Two Wings" is 7,500 words, "Forfeit" is 20,000 words, and "Death and the Moon" is 2300 words.
The Assassin's Curse
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.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(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.
One Shot, A Talia Sunborn Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
When Talia was six-years-old, a rival murdered her parents. By eight, she was homeless, even the orphans' shelter didn't want this strange, silent girl. She was dying until she saw the rival's new wife. A servant who supposedly died in the same fire as her parents. Now she had a reason to live. And a terrifying vocation. See her first assignment with the Assassins Guild and her first kill.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2018)
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First launched in January 2009, The Bards and Sages Quarterly is a celebration of short speculative fiction. Each issue brings readers a vibrant collection of speculative works from both new and established writers. Our goal remains the same today as when we began: to create a showcase in which to introduce readers to amazing voices they might have otherwise missed.
(G)Astronomic Disaster
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,170. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Following a catastrophic event, a lone wolf astronaut on a mission to Mars regains consciousness to find he is the only person left in existence. Met only by the pitch of black and a deafening silence, he reflects on the life he thought he hated. Just as his oxygen supply runs out, an astonishing turn of events presents him with an ultimatum that would change the nature of everything he ever knew.
Eruption Event
Series: Eight Factors, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Pablo ran, panting as the men shouted angry slurs at him, cursing at him. He ducked down an alley behind a warehouse, looking for something that might be a weapon. He had to escape, had to get away. His little sister was sick. He'd wanted to get her milk. But the men cut him off, laughing dark and nasty. They were big and nothing would stop them unless something broke loose.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (July 2017)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Celebrating our 9th year in publication! Each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly is compiled to bring readers an eclectic and entertaining collection of works from both new and established voices in the speculative fiction genres.
Shadow Dreams
Series: Eight Factors, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Shadows shifted over the walls like insects creeping out of the corners in scuttling waves that advanced, retreated, advanced, retreated. Corey watched, teeth gritted. He couldn't cry. He'd get in trouble. Jenner said so. But his parents were out fighting against soldiers and the shadows shifted around him. If anyone saw, he'd have to be a hero like his parents. He'd have to fight, kill and die.
Five Elemental Dragons: Cycles One and Two
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 46,150. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ten interconnected short stories written for the Chinese Year of the Dragon. In the mythical land of Shinwa, dragons play a part in people's lives. Young women find courage and strength in their dragon guardians at a critical point in their country's history.