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Caged View (An Urban Fantasy Collection of Short Stories) (Habitat .5 Series)
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Price: Free! Words: 35,170. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(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
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Price: Free! Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012 by Ridan Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Light Keepers - a YA Epic Fantasy - Prequel to the ShadowLight Saga
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Series: ShadowLight Saga. Price: Free! Words: 22,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Isolated because of the power she holds inside, Astrid longs for contact with another human being. But the resulting loneliness drives Astrid deeper into the shadowwalk—a power she is forbidden to use, a magic that lands her directly into the arms of the Shadow.
There Goes the Neighborhood; Earthly Fantasy/Science Fiction Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 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.
Loka Legends: Finding Fire, Flesh and Blood, and Sketchbook
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Series: Loka Legends, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
This special collection features two short stories and art related to the Loka Legends series: Finding Fire- Dylan gets into trouble with a childhood friend and struggles with his heart. Flesh and Blood- Nikolai the werewolf learns a hard lesson when it comes to trust, but also that redemption can come in many forms. The Loka Legends Sketchbook- Featuring rare concept art and illustrations.
Broad Spectrum: The 2012 Broad Universe Fiction Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Twenty-nine excerpts and complete short stories from members of Broad Universe, an organization promoting women in genre fiction: fantasy, horror and science fiction.
A World of Worlds
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Price: Free! Words: 97,300. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Grey Mouse Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Eighteen authors of the Writer's Circle of ASMSG, pour their hearts, souls, and imaginations into stories of Other World Sci-Fi, Fantasy and Paranormal. Become lost in these genre-bending works and discover gems of short fiction by new authors. From space opera and alien worlds to wizards, warlocks and genies, there's a little something for everyone.
The Vengeful Vampire (Prequel in the 'Serenity Series')
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Series: The Serenity, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 30,940. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012 by Warwick House Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
It is the year 1898 and Sebastian Bandores is aboard a ship, returning home to Spain. After serving his country, he hopes only to be reunited with his wife and young daughter. But someone else is waiting for Sebastian at the port, a vampire. As her obsession with Sebastian grows, so both his mortal life and that of his family is threatened. This SHORT STORY is the prequel to the novel, Alone.
Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series
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Price: Free! Words: 46,750. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Piper Willow dies the summer after her high school graduation but she doesn’t make it to Heaven or Hell…instead she finds herself in a spiritual terminal called the Station. She’s given only two choices: Return to Earth as the subconscious for a person in need of some outside assistance, or move on and spend an eternity lost in her own sorrow and pain.Does Piper have what it takes to save a life?
In A Season Of Dead Weather
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Price: Free! Words: 20,810. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
In a season of dead weather, the mind clutches at reality; but what does it find instead? Madness, or monsters? Ghosts, or things more terrible than ghosts? Illusions, or invasions? Dreams, or the darkness at the end of all nightmares? One thing is clear: these are tales that echoes tell, in a season of dead weather.
Necromancy for the Greater Good
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Series: Nevermore and the Ravens, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,550. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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.
Aquasynthesis
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Price: Free! Words: 61,170. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
aqua (n) - water, used in compound names, or substances in water. synthesis (n) - The combining of elements into a unified entity. aquasynthesis (n) - a combining of worlds within a pool of water; an anthology of short stories from Splashdown authors: Fred Warren, Caprice Hokstad, P.A. Baines, Adam Graham, R.L. Copple, Travis Perry, Mike Lynch, Keven Newsome, Kat Heckenbach and Ryan Grabow
Last Sunrise & Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 81,880. Language: British English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
They say you always remember your first. Every moment. Every glance. Every touch. Everything that either of you said. And it's true. I've never forgotten the first woman I slept with. Or the first person I killed. But then, they were both the same night, both in the same place...both were the same person. (First One) Enjoy this and many other short stories in this imaginative collection...
Dream Mountain
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Price: Free! Words: 21,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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.
Zeil voorbij de horizon, verhalen van de Gran Terre
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Series: Gran Terre saga. Price: Free! Words: 29,080. Language: Dutch. Published: November 17, 2013. Category: 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.
Three of a Kind: Tales of Luck, Chance & Misfortune
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Price: Free! Words: 45,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
~The Coin Collector~ The strange father of the hot girl across the street from Trent's house is suspected to be behind the rash of missing children. ~Lucky Strike~ Chance has never been lucky, but her fate may change in A.C. when someone from her past appears. ~Leprechaun~ Noah Graham wants a divorce but doesn't want to give her half. A strange man in a bar offers him a solution, for a price.
Woolgathering
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Price: Free! Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It's a series of dreams, you see. Each different from the last. There's the halting tale of a regiment left to the mercies of a time and place no one will remember. The story of a detective who never tells the truth and a murder surrounded by lies too elaborate to unravel. And, of course, there's the haunting narrative of two artists who dare to take a bite of the fruit the ferryman offers them.
The Red Penny Papers: Vol III, Issue 1, Fall 2012
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Price: Free! Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to our second anniversary issue. We have been very lucky to have artist C. Bernard come back to us. Story-wise, as always, a variety of puply delights await. Mediums (or not!), hippies on the moon, tall tales from logging camps, crossroads magic, and of course, adventures on the high seas with two woman pyrates… which is not at all what it sounds like, but then, the best things never are.
Bloodaxe
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Price: Free! Words: 31,800. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bloodaxe thought he was in for a nice relax. He was, after all, dead. And then some jumped up prick of a god told him he had to rescue a kingdom. His own kingdom, in fact. So Bloodaxe grabbed his, well, axe, and leapt back into the fray. First, though, he had to be born. And learn not to crap his pants. Then he could get to the killing. Lots and lots of killing. This is his story.
Winter Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A Collection of short stories, some strange, some bizarre, others with the faint longing of winter dreams and wonderful adventures. Also as a bonus, includes first chapters of all Mr. Ruggeri's novels.