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Empty & Survive To Eat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Empty & Survive To Eat; two short stories in one. In Empty, Rheken fights loneliness by bringing his father back from the dead. In Survive To Eat, enslaved Aetran is forced to fight for his supper and loses himself in the rings.
The Lair of the Twelve Princesses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A soldier and her genie must solve the mystery of the twelve dancing princesses in three days or face the chopping block for their failure. Unfortunately, that's just what the princesses want. 9000-word novelette.
Shadows of the Heavens Part 12: Savage Mirror
Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,270. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Returning to Mirror of Heaven in disgrace, even his pariah status doesn't protect Prince Kazuo from Politics. With no one seeming to understand the threat the rakshaa's pose, what can he do to fight them? A 7,000 word fantasy short story.
Ten In One Scopes
Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
(3.00 from 1 review)
The toy from my childhood days that I loved the most was my Ten In One Scope. These instruments, these scientific instruments (printed upon each box, it stated, ‘scientific instrument, not a toy’) were everything us boys wanted, and then some. The girls in our school had no interest in them, and that suited us boys just fine. Another MAD story, an eBook from the Crazymad Writer.
A Goblin Seeks a Career Change
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What's a poor goblin to do when a life of pillaging, barn burning, and general mayhem has lost its luster? Find out in this short story about Gorko, a goblin who wants to discover the world outside his Cave and Kin.
Flamechild
Series: Children of the Vortex, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,240. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Too many partners complicate an arranged marriage. Murder preempts peace negotiations. A stable boy discovers a long lost evil. A duel of honor descends into the absurd. And war looms on the horizon. Flamechild offers four stories introducing the world of Children of the Vortex where lace drips freely over rapier hilts, intrigue hides behind impeccable manners, and magic is feared.
Dreamscapes #10 - Dolomyr
Series: Dreamscapes, Book 10. Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dreamscapes is a series of 12 monthly short stories capturing Astra Crompton's real dreaming experiences. "Dolomyr" is the recounted experiences of a creature that knows not what, who or where it is - simply that it is not human, and it has woken here instead of somewhere it rightfully belongs.
An Unbeliever's Fate
Price: Free! Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Nora, a soldier from the Telkis Territory, seeks revenge against a weaker territory to the south. Lord Telkis seeks to expand his empire. Both turn to a newly discovered power to bring them justice.
Story Addict: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lane has readers to appease and stories to write, but she misses her family. Can she step away from the keyboard long enough to reconnect or is it too late? "Story Addict" is a short science fiction tale.
In the Bleak Midwinter
Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Anne B. Walsh presents five tales inspired by Christina Rossetti's classic poem, perfect for reading by the light of your Yuletide fire. Journey from the world of Trycanta, where a family celebrates the winter solstice; to the starship called the "Wild Rover", where gifts tell stories about life and living; to 18th-century England, where a young man must speak his lady's true name to win her...
Cherry Blossom and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,360. Language: Australian English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The important moments in life are as fleeting as cherry blossom. Love and family are just as ephemeral. A collection of literary fantasy stories - contemporary themes laced with magic. And of course, a couple of canines.
Super Three's
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A new mother’s discovery that her child takes after her families legacy, consequently leads to a battle at the playground that might change everything in this super hero charged tale.
A Blackmail and a Birthday: a short story
Series: Tales from the Darkworld: Ember. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
While waiting for her boyfriend to treat her to her first drink for her 21st birthday, Ember hears a gun. (A short story of about 3600 words—about 10–15 minutes of reading for the average reader)
Seasons | Archers - Preface (I-III)
Price: Free! Words: 27,260. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Preface is the first entry within a 3-part short story trilogy entitled, "Seasons | Archers". The story takes place in a world called "BlueEarth", where time is currently forzen, unable to progress. Four orbs which harness the power of each Season have been stolen, inevitably freezing the world in it's entirety.
Book of Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Years ago Eanid Dupuis’ husband stranded her in Paris while conducting research from the transitive dimensions. The discovery of the book that will send her home sets Eanid on a collision course with an African refugee, a book vendor, and the true meaning of freedom.
Interzone 242 Sept - Oct 2012
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hard SF by CW Johnson and recent Hugo winner Ken Liu accompany, as this was out for Halloween, a ghost story, to keep readers quivering, from one of Debbie Urbanski, Lavie Tidhar, Priya Sharma, making her Interzone debut, or Karl Bunker but why spoil it by saying which? Jim Steel interviews David Brin in the book reviews. Ben Baldwin continues his tarot inpired cover series with The Priestess.
The Key and the Broken Wing Final Edition
Price: Free! Words: 29,930. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Final Edition is available for a limited time. As Jezzabell says her final goodbye to her Uncle he gives her a key, but one that she can not place in her pocket but to install it into the depth of her hand. Jezzabell herself does not know what the key means and its power is hidden within the truth. Krome desperately needs this key to unlock the world to other creatures.
Rubicon -- A Fantasy Short Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Decisions can be dangerous. In worlds where mages, assassins, and usurpers run rampant, your next move might be your last. This fantasy short story collection contains three tales of characters whose fates are forever altered by passing a point of no return: The Unclean (3,200 words), The God’s Eye (5,000 words), and Wayward Scribe (2,700 words).
Interzone #247 Jul - Aug 2013
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,160. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
High summer 's line up: L.S. Johnson, Russ Colson, Jacob A. Boyd, V.H. Leslie, Rebecca Schwarz, and Philip Suggars, whose story placed 2nd in 2013's James White Award. Cover art by Jim Burns +: David Langford's Ansible Link (news & obits); reviews: Nick Lowe's Mutant Popcorn (movie); Tony Lee's Laser Fodder (DVD/Blu-ray); books, including collections from both Chris Beckett & Mercurio D. Rivera.
Murder, Werewolves, and Ghosts
Price: Free! Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Three weird short stories: featuring,in the first, the owner of an auto parts junkyard; in the second, immigrants of Romanian descent; and in the third, the inhabitants of a crawl space.