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A Petition to Magic by Graham Downs
Series: Kingdom of Virdura. Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 10 reviews)
Queen Celeste rose to the throne of Virdura a month ago, after the sudden death of her mother. Desperate to prove herself, she agrees to hear the case of a simple farmer who claims a neighbour stole his cow. To help her in this task, she orders her chief advisor, the royal wizard Solon, to cast a spell and divine the truth for her. Solon, however, is keeping a terrible secret.
Aurealis #103 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,730. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis is a speculative fiction magazine that has been published continuously for over 25 years. Aurealis is published ten times a year and features new fiction, non fiction, humour and reviews that will appeal to all lovers of Science fiction and Fantasy.
Dreamtime Dragons by Cider Brandy Scribblers Green Man Publications
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,660. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Dreamtime dragon authors are a collective of storytellers brought together by their love of Fantasy in all it's guises. Explore imaginary worlds with dragons... lots of dragons! Noble dragons, funny dragons, cloud dragons, spirit dragons and even a revenge dragon! Humour, drama, mythology and more await in 12 stories and drabbles, plus 8 novel excerpts.
A Cure for Nel, and Other Stories by Kyra Halland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The Peach Tree: Lonely seamstress Sula will do anything to gain her greatest desire. You Can't Take It With You: Uncle Morgi, the richest wizard in the city, has died, and his most valuable possession is missing. A Cure for Nel: When Leya's daughter falls ill, their only hope is the man who abandoned them years ago to pursue his dreams of magic.
Aurealis #101 by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: Australian English. Published: June 13, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis features Allan Chen’s taut ‘A Cold Heart’ which depicts a brutal order of monster killers who are more hired assassins than mythic heroes, Adam J Limbert’s unsettling ‘Carbon Copy’ which taps into classic SF themes of doppelgӓngers, manufactured memories and identity theft, and Raluca Balasa’s intriguing ‘Perfect Assassin’ which puts a literal spin on the idea of love being dangerous.
Tales From Virdura by Graham Downs
Series: Kingdom of Virdura. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Explore Virdura, a world full of fantasy, drama, and magic This collection of flash fiction stories will take you deeper into the world of A Petition to Magic, and the lives of the characters who inhabit it. You'll find out more about old characters and meet new ones. You'll read prequels and origin stories, and you'll read original stories taking place in new locales within the Kingdom
Da'Unn by Ashanee Dark
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: Polish. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Młoda królowa, Idunn, włada fantastycznym królestwem Da’Unn. Na pozór przychylna jej kuzynka Alissa ma jednak własne plany dotyczące władzy w królestwie. Jako jedna z nielicznych, potrafi wykorzystać zakazaną magię, a z pomocą swego partnera oraz zaklętego w lustrze demona Shedu planuje, jak przejąć władzę w Da’Unn. Spisek odkrywa łowca potworów Sebastian, który rusza na ratunek młodej królowej.
Zombies by Victor Allen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Loretta Jones hated everyone and was more than happy when the zombie apocalypse descended on the planet. As the old joke went "When the zombie apocalypse starts, Loretta doesn't worry about surviving. The zombies do." She was ready to ride it out and emerge victorious. But the ZA ain't what it seems, and not even Loretta is safe. One of twenty short stories in A-Sides.
Hallow's Ween by Rex Jameson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Talented teenage witch Chloe Hallow seeks the heart of the love of her life, but when her attempts at a normal conversation fail, she falls back on what she knows best: alchemy. The resulting spell leaves an indelible stain on the small magical community of Squirrel Hill, but every year, her enduring legacy touches the world.
Aurealis #104 by Stephen Higgins (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quality speculative fiction featuring new work from around the world. Each issue has great new fiction, reviews and articles of interest to readers, writers and, well just about everybody. You can subscribe to Aurealis by visiting our website at www.aurealis.com.au. We are on Facebook too!
Led Astray by Chris Weston
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Two bounty hunter sisters are hired to rescue a lord's daughter. The village she disappeared in is not what it seems, and something is clawing beneath the ground towards them. Episode One of the heroic fantasy adventure series Wildstar!
With a Twist of the Nib by Karen J Carlisle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of ten speculative fiction short stories. Dwarves, vampires, time travel, detectives, steampunk adventures or supernatural events - take your pick. With a Twist of the Nib is full of quick-read stories - reading times from under two minutes to under fifteen minutes per story. Perfect for commuting, waiting in line or when time is short.
A Hill on Which to Die by Joe Vasicek
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As the witch-king forces the mountain clans to join his orcish army, Garak-Nur must lead the last of the free orcs into the wilderness to start a new clan.