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Skullforge: The Destined One (Chapter 1)
Series: Skullforge: The Destined One, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: American English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The first chapter in the Skullforge series. Follow the life of elven adventurer Desi Cornerstone as she makes her journey though the dangerous world of deceit, violence, and revenge. Chapter 1 opens the door to her early life and the events that shape who she will become. This ten part series is a prequel to the upcoming video game Skullforge: The Hunt.
The Blue Hole
Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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While visiting the Bahamas, a vacationing couple goes off the beaten path to explore a blue hole and find the experience anything but serene.
Frost Fire Worlds February 2014
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
The Duel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Duel is a cautionary tale set in a tavern and just a little bit beyond. It was originally published in An Anthology of Dragons and is 3,693 words in length.
Trois secondes
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: French. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jack est un père de famille aimant. Et en tant que mari modèle, il se doit de faire plaisir à sa femme qui ne veut pas passer 7 heures en voiture alors qu'en passant par une T-Porte, ils seraient tous arrivés en trois secondes, montre en main. Sauf que Jack n'aime pas les T-Portes... Mais il aime sa femme, alors... Qu'est-ce qu'on ne ferait pas, pour l'amour de sa vie ?
Red Run: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013 and represented by WH. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Everyone in the Louisiana backwoods knows never to drive down Red Run at night, especially Edie. Her brother was murdered by the ghost that haunts the road -- a ghost Edie is hunting. Suspense and Southern gothic meet in this modern ghost story, where nothing is what it seems. From Kami Garcia, co-author of the New York Times bestselling Beautiful Creatures Novels.
Ten Tributes to Calvino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ten finely-crafted tales that are tributes to the whimsical genius of the great writer, Italo Calvino... A city that consists entirely of corners; a ruler who exports all his country's freedom until there is none left for himself; a series of miniature adventures featuring a talkative sun; the story of the non-existent viscount in the trees... and others!
Just Another Customer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012 by Black Shire Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
She's tied to the shop for a crime she didn't do, serving customers their wishes and nightmares, searching for the three missing puzzle pieces as she does so. Though it may take her years, she's determined to win her freedom before she becomes just another unwitting customer.
Witching Hour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,520. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Three short stories of witchcraft and witch magic: The Standing Stones of Erelong, A Sorcerous Mist and Slieau Whallian.
Black Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Story- Black Wolf must win approval from the Tu-ja Na-ki, the sacred living buffalo skull, to save his people. In this coming of age story, a young man must battle the forces of nature, mother Earth and father Sky, to win the light of prosperity and return it to his tribe on the great plains. Is he strong enough to accomplish his almost impossible task?
The One That Got Away
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Camden Park Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The search for an exiled sea goddess leads Nereus, Warden of the Outcasts to a small coastal restaurant and a broken fishing float. (a short story by Leigh Saunders)
Everything has its Price
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Everything has its Price is the story told by a knight's squire about a blind bard's encounter with a dragon. It was originally published in An Anthology of Dragons, but can be purchased separately here. It is approximately 2,900 words in length.
Ruin
Series: Ice Dragon, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jazella of Gruenheld risked everything to steal back her village's precious metal from the dragon's lair. Instead of riches, she brought back a deadly sickness. Now, in a race against time, Jazella must seek help from creatures she dreads in order to save the man she loves. But will they bring rescue, or ruin?
Qu'est-il Arrivé à Davey?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,670. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dave Corrigan est en tournée au Moyen-Orient et en Terre Sainte. Souligné par le décès de sa mère et sa propre crise de mi-vie, ce qui arrive ensuite est dès la sortie de ce monde. Le plus drôle est, de Davey bien avec elle. Il pourrait même être exactement ce qu'il faut. Une histoire courte.
Ursa Major 2014 Short Fiction Reading Packet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,980. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A collection of the five short stories by Mary E. Lowd nominated for the 2014 Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction. Read science fiction about a dog, fantasy about a cat, the story of an enchanted carousel, and an epic love story set in the Otters In Space universe.
Monsters and Machines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 207,410. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two women lost in a magical desert look for a way out. A tired ghost examines the follies of the modern world. A figment of a boy's imagination struggles to survive and find meaning. A teenage mad scientist builds a woman too difficult to handle. Don't miss the strange and outlandish stories in this collection of horror, science fiction, and fantasy.
Tales of High Fantasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of Robert E. Keller's fantasy short stories that were previously published in online and print magazines and in the Fantasy Stories Series, Volumes I, II, III, and IV. Story names: Barrel Rider; Two Men and a Sword; Gauntlet of Winter, Sword of Spring; The Web of Bloated Indulgence; Rage of the God Heads; The Battering Ram at Doom's Gates; Brock Strangebeard and the Towers of...
Ignatius Ignoramus, The Ill-Fated
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Teacher Ignatius has a secret desire and fire doesn't worry him; he believes he can outlive others by standing in the sun; he tells Tommy Tingles, Suzie Slurpkupp and other classmates. School's out for Christmas;Tommy invites him on an adventure stretching over the wildest boundaries; it's a race against time to save the planet. Ignatius's curiosity may be his downfall in this changing end time.
Thorn Wall: A Retold Fairy Tale
Series: Legends of the Fairytale Kingdom, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by WPF Press. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Good Times, capital of the Fairytale Kingdom, basks in eternal summer and sunshine. But some would argue even fairytale cities have a dark side. Hugh, son of the muck-scrubber, is not the lowest rung on the social ladder of Good Times High School; he is outside of it, alone and invisible. Still, he falls in love with Princess Beauty, queen bee of GTHS, and will do anything to impress her.
The Fifth Di... September 2013
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,170. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Fifth Di... features some of the best science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. This issue features religious oppression, bizarre aliens, cocky captains, bizarre diplomacy and so much more. In this issue: Lou Antonelli, Bruce Boston, Wayne Carey, C.J. Carter-Stephenson, Jeffery Scott Sims, Francis W. Alexander, Robert P. Hansen, Kurt MacPhearson, and David C. Kopaska-Merkel.