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De Ragnarok Interrupt by Mike Jansen
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: Dutch. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Thor is zijn naam, Noordse God van Donder en Bliksem, altijd in voor een goed gevecht. Met het einde der tijden in zicht vertrekt hij vol goddelijke vechtlust richting het slagveld... 'De Ragnarok Interrupt' veroverde de eerste plaats in de Thor verhalenwedstrijd van het SaBi Verhalenforum, ism WB*Fantasy.
Het vervloekte goud van Atlantis by Jack Broscie
Price: Free! Words: 11,970. Language: Dutch. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Een meedogenloze biljardair, Jop, zoekt een nieuwe uitdaging om zijn immense imperium nog verder uit te breiden. Aan niemand laat hij zich iets gelegen liggen; met zijn verslaafde vrouw Atheena ligt hij in scheiding en met zijn broer Lucas wisselt hij al jaren geen woord meer. In een obscuur antiekwinkeltje vindt hij een oude amfoor met een geheimzinnige tekst en een onbekende zeekaart. Na een...
The House at Cobb End by Karen Chance
Price: Free! Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
"The House at Cobb End" is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer series of urban fantasy novels. It is designed primarily as an "added feature" to the series, and is intended for those already reading the books.
De Laatste Draak by Mike Jansen
Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: Dutch. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Drie huurlingen ontmoeten elkaar in een herberg. Tijdens het vertellen van verhalen blijken allen drakendoders te zijn. En buiten barst een storm los...
Nachtmerrie in het Park by Jack Broscie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: Dutch. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Een meisje van 17 achtervolgd door een gruwelijke nachtmerrie, gebrandmerkt voor het leven. Een verscheurd gezin; de moeder met ziekelijke gewoontes, een verwend broertje en de vader met macabere interesses. Een raadselachtige advertentie met een duister geheim, een jongen en een kistje met een geheimzinnige inhoud. De huiveringwekkende prijs: een leven voor een leven …
The Summer Prince by Carol Oates
Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On the eve of her sixteenth birthday, Niamh sneaks out to attend the festival of Beltaine and soon encounters a mysterious young man. When she has to choose between running deeper into a dark forest with a supernatural creature that shouldn't exist or facing an unknown threat chasing her, Niamh discovers she will have to rethink everything she knows about the Fae.
The Kind Gods by Carolyn Kephart
Price: Free! Words: 1,930. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Ancient(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Did the old gods really die? A warrior seeks answers at the burial-mound of his greatest enemy in this Norse-themed elegy, first published in Bewildering Stories. Carolyn Kephart is the author of the acclaimed epic fantasy THE RYEL SAGA: A TALE OF LOVE AND MAGIC and the contemporary magic realism novel QUEEN OF TIME. 'The Kind Gods' is part of the collection PENTANGLE: FIVE POINTED FABLES.
Iezegrimmig by Jack Broscie
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: Dutch. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy(4.00 from 1 review)
Een bundel Fantasy wedstrijdverhalen van eigen bodem waaronder 'De twee wensen van de Duivel' dat de 3e plaats haalde in de wedstrijd Thor van WereldBibliotheek*Fantasy. De drie verhalen in deze GRATIS e-verhalenbundel hebben iets gemeen: een soms wat grimmige, ontevreden sfeer. Iezegrimmig is dus de naam van deze verhalenbundel. English translation: https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/34262
The Red Man by Anna Reith
Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.57 from 23 reviews)
An archaeological dig unearths an ancient Celtic secret that should have stayed buried.
Caged View (An Urban Fantasy Collection of Short Stories) (Habitat .5 Series) by Kenya Wright
Price: Free! Words: 35,170. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 2 reviews)
This short story collection is set in the Santeria habitat. The first three short stories are in the point-of-view of MeShack, Zulu, and Lanore, from the novel Fire Baptized, and serve as a prequel to that story. The last short story is from the point-of-view of Cameo, who lives in the Santeria habitat, and is from the upcoming YA novel Chameleon.
Engraved on the Eye by Saladin Ahmed
Price: Free! Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Ridan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A medieval physician asked to do the impossible. A gun slinging Muslim wizard in the old West. A disgruntled super villain pining for prison reform. A cybernetic soldier who might or might not be receiving messages from God. These short stories have been nominated for the Nebula and Campbell awards, and reprinted in The Year’s Best Fantasy Anthologies.
They Came, They Saw, They Took the Tinfoil by M T McGuire
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 7 reviews)
Gerry wakes up in in a bath full of cold water in her interview suit and best shoes. How did she get there? How did she sleep and why is there nothing aluminium left in the flat? Her flatmate Jane wants a shower, her other flatmate, Nina, is looking for her saucepans but Gerry... she just wants answers. British English, a bit of light swearing U/PG
Regenerated by Carolyn Kephart
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Cela had always hoped she'd find Jorgen again someday...but was this really Jorgen? A tenderly bitter tale of love and changes first published in Quantum Muse, and part of the collection PENTANGLE: FIVE POINTED FABLES. Carolyn Kephart is the author of the acclaimed epic fantasy duology WYSARD and LORD BROTHER, available in a single volume as THE RYEL SAGA: A TALE OF LOVE AND MAGIC.
End of Innocence (Fargoer Short Stories, #1) by Petteri Hannila
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.83 from 6 reviews)
Somewhere far in the north, in the middle of a dense forest, two girls have embarked on a sacred journey: a journey that is to end their carefree days among the children of their tribe. Grim as their world is, the destiny that is set upon them seems even darker, but such is often the way for the people of this land. First chapter of Fargoer, a novel set in the mythic far north.
Bog Man by M T McGuire
Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A perfectly preserved pre-historic cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real? And if it is, how come the pre-historic ring it's wearing also bears the marks of a local shop. And where is the Museum's Head Electrician? If the Director doesn't find answers soon the unthinkable may happen. He may look an idiot.
Frozen Flame by Victoria Zagar
Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Each year the two high mages of Wynter and Pyria come to the Neutral Lands to sign a treaty that has kept a fragile peace between the lands of ice and fire. However, climate change is destroying these two delicate societies and it's up to Asha and Shard not only to find a solution to the danger facing their people, but to come to terms with the fire and ice in their own hearts.
Fortune by Roxanne Crouse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
If you received a fortune cookie that said you were going to die, what would you do? Unlucky Sarah goes on a hunt to find out who gave her the fortune and why. What she discovers will change her forever. Fortune is an 11,000 word story that will keep you at the edge of your seat. YA and adult fiction fans alike will enjoy the ride this story will take you on. You won't be able to put it down.
The First Vampire by Ashleigh Neame
Price: Free! Words: 8,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Queen Liluri is in love. Not with her husband, King Manuzi, but with Thaddeus, a servant of the castle. And he loves her. But their love has brought two magical daughters into the world, and now Liluri is set to die. It's going to take some powerful magic, but Liluri is determined to protect her daughters and ensure that she and Thaddeus will be together again. No matter what it costs.
There Goes the Neighborhood; Earthly Fantasy/Science Fiction Short Stories by Gary J. Davies
Price: Free! Words: 107,450. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.86 from 7 reviews)
The twenty original fantasy and science fiction Twilight Zone-like short stories of this diverse collection mostly take place on contemporary Earth or some slightly futuristic or altered Earth, where a technology, ghost, dragon, demon, curse, or space-alien intrudes. Some of the stories relate to subsequent e-book novels soon to be released.