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Wyrd Worlds II by Various Authors
Price: Free! Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 3 reviews)
An anthology featuring a bumper 19 short stories from 17 independent authors from around the world, encompassing a wide range of science fiction and fantasy. Here lurks tales of the future, steampunk and time travel; of magical realms and fantastical deeds; and of things so weird they defy categorisation. The original WYRD WORLDS rode upon a new wave of indie collaborations; and now we're back!
The Darkline Protocol by John R. Phythyon, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage(4.00 from 2 reviews)
What begins as a simple reconnaissance mission turns into a harrowing chase across the preternatural nighttime skies of Mensch. Wolf Dasher finds the hunter has become the hunted when a trap to flush out a double agent is turned on him. "The Darkline Protocol" is a fantasy-thriller mashup story that introduces Wolf -- the hero of John R. Phythyon Jr.'s debut novel, State of Grace.
Seeking Veritas by Marie Brown
Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sin, or love? Dorian seeks to rid himself of sin, to purify his soul, leaving him free to pursue a socially acceptable life and marriage. But can he? His only hope is to leave the world of the living and walk the Path of Redemption. He knows he can make it on his own. But Osval, his closest friend, insists on accompanying him. How can he expiate the worst sin of all with Osval by his side?
To Rule by Right: A Dark Tale of Fantasy- 2nd edition by Wayne C. Hannis
Series: Dark Tales of Fantasy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Tasmorea had lost two kings, one after another.Now after fifteen years, the Heir Apparent was about to come of age.And the young prince wanted the throne.His uncle Oril, just wanted the best for everybody.But Oril will soon be faced with a decision.It was his, “To Rule by Right,” so Oril’s nephew claimed
Zeil voorbij de horizon, verhalen van de Gran Terre by Tais Teng
Series: Gran Terre saga. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,080. Language: Dutch. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Intussen al 15 korte verhalen die in de Gran Terre spelen, van de monnik die een djinna beminde tot waarom het minder raadzaam is met naaldhakken over een gemzenpad te vluchten. Je vindt hier ook vijf hoofdstukken als voorpublicatie van GEBROKEN HEMELS, Gran Terre 3.
Thornkeep by Chris Turner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An outlawed relic-hunter flees north from the Pontific of Zanzuria’s wrath and falls afoul of bounty-hunters. In a struggle for survival, he comes face to face with an unpleasant secret hidden deep in the forest: a menace lain hidden for many years. Here in a land of scattered kingdoms, strange beasts and ageless magic, he gathers others of like mind who are only too ready to exterminate the bane.
The Vampire in the Church Choir by Matt Mikalatos
Price: Free! Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lara is a vampire. Keeping a secret like that – being (sort of) dead – isn’t easy, which is why she came to a Big Box Mega Church in the first place. But now the pastor is preaching on “Monsters In Our Midst” and the congregation is out with pitchforks and torches. Can Lara keep her secret and still be part of the church? This story is a sequel to the book "Night of the Living Dead Christian."
The Archer Who Shot Down Suns: Scale-Bright Stories by Benjanun Sriduangkaew
Price: Free! Words: 33,120. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian(5.00 from 1 review)
A sampler of short stories taking place before and connected to SCALE-BRIGHT in chronological order. Chinese mythology retold from the time of humanity's creation to contemporary Hong Kong.
Shimmer: A Faerie's Tragic Tale by Claudette Melanson
Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Cover Art by Daniel Chon Ariane & Aureliam have grown up together, always knowing they were destined to spend their lives together. But a chance meeting may bring an end to the happiness they've always hoped to have together. Ariane's father has other plans for her future...and they don't include Aureliam. Short Story - Fairy Tale
Necromancy for the Greater Good by S.J. Drew
Series: Nevermore and the Ravens, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,550. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Meet Nevermore and the Ravens, an all-girl progressive concept rock band! They've just released their major first album, "Necromancy for the Greater Good." Read about the band's supernaturally-themed misadventures that were the inspiration for their album in this novel-length collection of short stories.
Wothlondia Rising: The Anthology by Gary F. Vanucci
Price: Free! Words: 62,230. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Wothlondia Rising: The Anthology is a collection of prequels that launches the Beginnings series in the Realm of Ashenclaw. The events covered in this collection are intended to introduce you to these characters and give insight into their pasts, their motivations and the distinctive events that place them on their destined paths to become the heroes they were born to be
Whyre Curse by Amanda Mondoux
Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Lily is rescued by a mysterious unicorn who shows up during a devastating attack by the untamed Whyre Beasts. All good things come with a price, and she soon discovers that the reason for his intervention was to bring her to the center of the land where she would use abilities she didn't know she had to reseal the curse and calm the beasts. The trick is to stay alive while doing so.
Adventures of Youth & Shadows of the Past by Nona Mae King
Series: the Terra saga, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 22,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Shadow. A ninja for hire. Soulless. For years those who traveled with him have sought to unravel the mystery of his past. Now history becomes a torture he can no longer shoulder alone. But when he attempts to cast it aside, will his future welcome his return? *(this is a work of fan-fiction; events take place after those of Final Fantasy VI)
Dream Mountain by Charissa Taylor Lees
Price: Free! Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a whimsical short story exploring where dreams are created. In an unknown world, Grace is drawn to a dark mountain by a song she hears only inside her. No one that she meets is who they seem and answers are always elusive. Now, she must plunge into the heart of the mountain and the sky above to discover her true destiny in a world where dreaming is everything.
The Clockwork Changeling by Sylvan Scott
Series: Shadows of NeverEarth, story three. Price: Free! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General(3.00 from 1 review)
All people, all children, have adventures in fantastic, magical worlds of talking animals, living legends, and myth. But all children, eventually, grow up and forget. Anthony remembered. But on his twentieth birthday, he is reminded of something missing from his childhood; something magical he was given as a gift that never quite returned to NeverEarth. Something he must find before it's too late.
Goblintown Justice by Matt Forbeck
Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex-adventurer Max Gibson knows he's found trouble when he stumbles out of his favorite tavern and into a murder scene, but when he realizes that both the victim and the blood-spattered orc kneeling over her are old friends of his, it gets far worse. "Goblintown Justice" is the first published story in Matt Forbeck's Shotguns & Sorcery setting,
Wyrd Worlds by Various Authors
Price: Free! Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by WyrdStar. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.00 from 4 reviews)
An anthology of short stories by an international collection of science-fiction and fantasy writers, covering a wide range of what is known as ‘speculative fiction’, from slices of fantasy and time travel to steampunk and science-fiction. The tales vary widely, yet are all born from the same drive to create, share ideas and above all to entertain!
Cuentos Chilenos de Fantasía by Fantasía Austral
Price: Free! Words: 26,010. Language: Spanish. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
Siete cuentos que representan la primera etapa de trabajo del colectivo literario chileno Fantasía Austral, mostrando distintas propuestas estéticas aunadas en torno al gusto por el género fantástico.
A Flash in the Pan? by Mark Webb
Price: Free! Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ever wonder why aliens don't visit Earth? Or what coffee a demon likes to drink? Or how bureaucracy could really screw up a grand space adventure? A Flash in the Pan? is a collection of speculative flash fiction and short stories that answers these questions and more.
Legacy Hunter (The World of Lasniniar Book 0.75) by Jacquelyn Smith
Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
How do you trust a complete stranger? Barlo has never had to find out—until now. A mortally-wounded elf brings news of a relic that could change Barlo’s destiny, and Barlo has no choice but to put his faith in him, which is no easy task. Little does he know where the new relationship will lead him... This 7,700 word novelette is the first adventure of Iarion and Barlo, and leads into Soul Seeker