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Out of the Vaults
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dr. Willoughby Thorne always wanted to work for the Smithsonian. Instead, he ended up the curator of the Museum of the Arcane, chasing restless artifacts imbued with their own ideas of their place in history. Aided by a museum staff that could kindly be called eccentric, it is Will’s duty to keep the objects from corrupting an unsuspecting public...even when the museum has other ideas!
Unexpected
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,940. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Behold sixteen short stories. Different themes, different genres. Some light and fluffy, others darker. Yet all have some element of the unexpected in them...if you are willing to look for it. Battle on the Stairs, The Magic Celebration Day Parade, Teddy’s Escape, Destiny Inc., Delivery, Spot For Sale, Figurehead, The Story Of…, Night of the Almost Dead, The Executioner, The General, and more...
The Warrior and The Holy Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Haveshi, a young wife and mother betrayed by her clan, sets out on a path to regain what she has lost. Latan, a lowly clerk in a magical order, finds himself on a path of unexpected danger and self-discovery, guided by the warrior named Haveshi Yellowcrow. Two fantasy stories that make up a novella-length duology, set in the same magical world as Chosen of Azara.
People of Foxwick and Their Neighbors
Series: The Foxwick Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The kingdom hangs in the balance. Set over a hundred years, these seventeen fantasy short stories explore the people, creatures, and lands in and around the Kingdom of Foxwick.
Singing for the Enemy and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A disgraced War Bard takes a wrong turn in the jungle and falls into the hands of her enemy. A pudgy, middle-aged accountant is chased through a smog-filled city by sinister men. A mage bonded to a ship is given one last mission and a chance to win her freedom. "Singing for the Enemy and Other Stories" is a collection of five fantasy short stories.
How To Babysit A Changeling: A Feyland Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
When a mortal boy is exchanged for a hideous faerie creature, Marny Fanalua steps up to help her friends in their battle against the Dark Court. (70 page Feyland novella.) *NOTE * The events in this novella occur simultaneously with Feyland: The Twilight Kingdom. Reading the complete Feyland Trilogy first is recommended to avoid spoilers.
The Curse of the Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It was self defence. I never meant to hurt anyone. I wasn't that kind of person but when she...it...attacked me, I acted instinctively. Now here I am, guilty of taking a life, hunted for what I am becoming and cursed to be something I never thought was possible. I don't want to give in to it but it is getting harder and harder to avoid the curse of the sea.
Apples and Onions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
Amy’s close encounter with a dragon in her family’s apple orchard produces unexpected fruit. But when her new friend is threatened, can she summon the courage to save him?
Fairy Debt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
This a short comedic fairy tale, coming in at just under 5000 words. In it Gail gets up to her usual silly tricks, tea saturated prose, and food driven biting wit.
Hunting the Howl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sixteen people have mysteriously gone missing in the deep Pennsylvania woods. Crass monster hunter Enid Tolbert and her unusual partner, sometimes boyfriend, Creed Marsden are sent out to the icy woods. Their mission is to stalk a screeching nightmare created through cannibalistic artifice, and the only way to slay it is a burning shot to the heart.
Call of the Quilo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,960. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It takes place in an alternate history where the Native American tribes in North America were united by a group of spirit warriors before European settlers arrived, therefore America was never established. It switches between the view points of two brothers that have never met before, the losses that they both share and their fight for survival against a horde of soulless Skinwalkers.
The Kingmaker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The daughter of the High King has a regal name, but she is small and plain, so everyone just calls her Wren. As a mere girl, she is not her father’s heir; her cousin Korbye is. But Wren’s infallible sooth-sense tells her that Korbyn would make no good king. Nor is sooth-sense her only fate. Wren is the Kingmaker. When a dangerous ring of power finds its way to her, how should she use it?
Keeper of the Unicorns
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
What happens when you piss off a cat-riding witch? You will just have to read this short story to find out.
The Youngest One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jessie is tired of dealing with her drunk mother and life in a rough part of town, and when a creepy woman approaches her one morning and advises her to pay attention to Shakespeare's As You Like It in her English class she shrugs off the recommendation. A chance encounter with an unusual toad, however, is about to completely alter Jessie's perceptions of what matters in the world. A short story.
Ehriad - A Novella of the Otherworld
Series: Otherworld, Book 4. Price: $0.99 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.
Conquering Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
December evaluations are here at the Asylum and for Ultra Class '09 it's the first chance to see where they stand among their peers. *This story takes place after events in "Cat Killing Coyotes" and will speak of events in that novel.
Five Mornings: A Cambio Springs Short Story
Series: Cambio Springs Mysteries, 1.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
One morning can change everything. Five mornings can change a life. “Five Mornings” is a short story of approximately 36 pages set in the Cambio Springs universe. This e-book also includes an exclusive first look at Alex and Ted’s full-length novel, DESERT BOUND, coming Fall 2014. From Elizabeth Hunter, bestselling author of the Elemental Mysteries and the Irin Chronicles.
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.
The Curious Case of the Werewolf That Wasn't, the Mummy That Was, and the Cat in the Jar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short tale of mummies, werewolves, and well preserved felines set in the world of the Parasol Protectorate. Alessandro Tarabotti and his valet, Floote, are on a mission in Egypt when they encounter visiting tourists and things go all pie shaped. What is his real mission and will his Aunt Archangelica approve of his treatment of her cat?
So Big
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An isolated woman and a childhood fantasy: what might happen when the two meet? Meet Katie Sundra, a daughter to late parents and a grown woman who cannot find a cure for her loneliness. Until one morning, when a secluded pituitary defect turns her childhood fantasy into an incredible reality. Now, she will be the first person in the world to discover what it means to be So Big.