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Phantazein
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,480. Language: Australian English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You think you know all the fables that have ever been told. You think you can no longer be surprised by stories. Think again. With origins in myth, fairytales, folklore and pure imagination, the stories and poems in these pages draw on history that never was and worlds that will never be to create their own unique tales and traditions… The next generation of storytellers is here.
Interzone #257 (Mar - Apr 2015)
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone’s Mar–Apr 2015 issue has new stories from Alastair Reynolds, Tendai Huchu, Fadzlishah Johanabas, Rich Larson, and Aliya Whiteley. Cover art is Martin Hanford’s ‘Rime’. Features include news, book reviews (Justina Robson’s latest + more), film reviews (Jupiter Ascending, Ex Machina + more), and comment. Andy Hedgecock interviews Helen Marshall and Peter Tennant interviews Aliya Whiteley.
Out of the Vaults
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: 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!
Black Static #45 Horror Magazine (Mar – Apr 2015)
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,460. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
New dark fiction by Steve Rasnic Tem, S.P. Miskowski, Laura Mauro, Stephen Hargadon, Emily B. Cataneo, Andrew Hook, Cate Gardner, and Danny Rhodes, with art by Richard Wagner and Ben Baldwin. Nonfiction is Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker’s columns, Tony Lee’s Blood Spectrum (DVD/Blu-ray/VoD reviews); Peter Tennant’s Case Notes (book reviews), and interview with Helen Marshall.
One Small Step, an anthology of discoveries
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,920. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sixteen stories of discovery from Australia's best writers. Each story in some way addresses the idea of discoveries, new beginnings, or literal or figurative "small steps", but each story takes you to places you far beyond the one small step you imagine... Journey through worlds and explore the reaches of the universe with this collection.
Epilogue
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,700. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
ep·i·logue: an ending that serves as a comment on or conclusion to what has happened. Climate change, natural disaster, war and disease threaten to destroy all we know. Predictions of the future are bleak. But does the apocalypse really mean the end of the world? Is there no hope for a future that follows? Twelve writers take on the end of the world and go beyond, to what comes next.
Spirits Abroad (ebook)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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.
Middle Unearthed: The Best Fantasy Short Stories 1800-1849
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Before there was a lovable green ogre called Shrek and a bespeckled wizard named Harry Potter, there were the 10 best fantasy short stories published in English during the first half of the nineteenth century. These excellent stories were uncovered by awarding-winning editor Andrew Barger from old magazines and forgotten journals and it is an annotated edition.
The Desert Sheikh (Books 1, 2 and 3 of The Desert Sheikh Romance Trilogy)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
This is the full Desert Sheikh Trilogy, containing Books 1, 2 and 3 Book 1: Kidnapped By The Sheikh Book 2: Married To The Sheikh Book 3: The Sheikh’s Son
Five Glass Slippers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of novellas based on "Cinderella." A timid stepsister - a mistaken identity - a disinherited princess - a seething planet - an enchanted circus. Here are five enchanting retellings to bring new life to the classic Cinderella tale!
Deus Ex Machina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(5.00 from 1 review)
A humor anthology of all the classic overworked, much-abused fantasy tropes as we would love to see them told - just once.
Airships and Automatons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,700. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tales from a world of airships and automatons that should have been. Fifteen stories spanning the ages from ancient Greece and a far-flung dying future:
Cat Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Cat lovers rejoice! This collection of speculative shorts from the pen of Anne B. Walsh has something for all science fiction or fantasy readers who've ever suspected their cuddlesome companions of conspiracy...
A Short Trilogy of Quiet
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Series: Cady and Sam. Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
All three Cady and Sam stories now in one book... "Interruptions" - An unwanted visitor makes for some equally as unwanted excitement. "Living in the Moment" - An unexpected visit from the in-laws can cause problems... "A Blankie for Baby" - Making a baby blanket for an unusual friend could be more than bargained for!
Out of Here
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,970. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A collection of eighteen fantasy and Science Fiction short stories
Polite Conversation About the Weather
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In these connected stories, MacQuin chronicles complex emotional territory as her characters, each touched by their Midwestern roots, pursue what feels like a more significant life beyond the barriers of their backgrounds.