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The Greylands: Volume I
Series: The Greylands. Price: Free! Words: 103,040. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
“There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” Hamlet, William Shakespeare A land of shadows, of mystery, of obfuscated Truth. Welcome to the Greylands, that strange world, within the bounds of Time, peopled by mortal men. We cannot see truly, only as through a glass, darkly. Discover a collection of stories inspired by such imaginings.
Unhappily Ever After; Fairy Tales with a Twist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fairy tales have a happy ending ... or do they? In this anthology of short stories we learn that sometimes happily ever after misses the mark. From Rumpelstiltskin's Ghost, to an unhappily married Snow White, or the little known Eighth Dwarf to Jack's poor decision making skills. Sit back and enjoy these lesser known fairy tales as told by some of today's hottest authors!
Polite Conversation About the Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In these connected stories, MacQuin chronicles complex emotional territory as her characters, each touched by their Midwestern roots, pursue what feels like a more significant life beyond the barriers of their backgrounds.
Deus Ex Machina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A humor anthology of all the classic overworked, much-abused fantasy tropes as we would love to see them told - just once.
Woody Allen Makes A Scary Sandwich - Horror Pastiche, Stories & Poems
Price: Free! Words: 125,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Heywood "Woody" Allen: Over time, Allan Stewart Konigsberg and I have associated with each other. This is the first in a series of books compiling a few short stories we've distantly collaborated on throughout the past 25 years. I am a book ghostwriter and editor of long standing, and these "tall tales" reflect a variety of genres including horror fiction, humorous sci-fi and narrative nonfiction.
The Humdrum Lives of Cryptids, Monsters, and Villains
Price: Free! Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Everyone has heard of the mysterious and utterly frightening legends that surround cryptids, monsters, and villains - but what do these beings do during their regular day-to-day lives? The Humdrum Lives of Cryptids, Monsters, and Villains hilariously details what a zombie does at an outdoor music festival, how Bigfoot starts a blog, how a minotaur orders pizza to the labyrinth - and much more!
Unusual Happenings: Tales of Death, Dreams and Dimensions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,220. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Unusual Happenings is a collection of eight unique stories that delve into aspects of death and dying, dreams and dreamsttates, and unknown dimensions as close to us as our next step. For some, death is a terrifying mistake. For some, dreams are a necessary escape from a painful reality. And for some, desperately needed answers can only be found in unknown realms beyond our own.
There Goes the Neighborhood; Earthly Fantasy/Science Fiction Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 105,770. 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.
Aquasynthesis
Price: Free! Words: 61,170. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Splashdown Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(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
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
(4.50 from 2 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.
Furthermore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,720. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Seventeen original stories take you on a journey through worlds here and beyond. From the depths of the earth to the embrace of the sea, your favorite series continue. Prequels, alternative views, and new scenes give readers a chance to experience more than originally told. Including stories from Rebekah Campbell, David Estes, Amber Garr, Karen Amanda Hooper, Stephanie Judice, and Leigh Michael.
Time is for Dragonflies and Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Time is for Dragonflies and Angels is a collection of flash science fiction and novellas that embraces the ideas of multi-universes and dimensions, critical decisions and judgments, and human struggles associated with racism and dystopian societies.
Wyrd Worlds
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!
Wyrd Worlds II
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!
Sword of Spells
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,230. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Brull is the only warrior-mage on the world of Kellar, but there's a hitch. There aren't really any wars that require a warrior mage. So until something breaks out or the Gods call him into action, he's the best magician bounty hunter there is. Join Brull in eleven of his bounty hunter episodes in the Sword of Spells. Bonus: Chapter 1 of Warrior Mage, the Sword of Spells novel.
Cold Grey Stones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,760. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by NewCon Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A unique collection of eleven stories from Britain’s foremost Mistress of the Fantastic; all are previously uncollected, two have never appeared in print before and five stories are wholly original to this collection.
Till Human Voices Wake Us
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,780. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this large collection, author Annie Bellet demonstrates her gift for the short form, offering readers twenty short stories, novelettes, and novellas that are compelling, beautifully imagined, and entertaining. Till Human Voices Wake Us contains 20 stories that range from hard science fiction to space opera, sword and sorcery to magical realism, some in print for the first time.
All Directions: A Little Bit of Everything
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
This anthology is a showcase of stories I've written throughout my life so far. Stories about dragons, warehouses, teenage girls and high adventure. Stories about loved ones lost and watching over us. Stories about life, death, hope and remembrance.
Horrible Stories For Terrible People, Vol. 1 - Monsters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Horrible Stories for Terrible People, Vol. I is a collection of 15 monster-themed short stories. Ranging from straight-out horror to tongue in cheek, denizens include a rockabilly vampire whose idea of heaven is 24-hour truckstops, two men fated to cross paths on the night of a full moon, and an imaginary friend who might not be so imaginary after all.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year Four
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen more short stories of literary adventure fantasy from the Hugo Award-finalist online magazine Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Authors include Richard Parks, Yoon Ha Lee, Margaret Ronald, and Chris Willrich. Includes four stories named to Locus magazine's 2012 Recommended Reading List and “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman, a finalist for the 2013 World Fantasy Awards.