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Memoirs of a Sorcerer
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Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Ilthan has been wronged, and he intends to take back what is his. (Short Story)
Bog Man
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Price: Free! Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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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.
The Watchtower
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Series: The Watchtower, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,480. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Having Co-workers with supernatural abilities, makes life interesting, to say the least.
Portrait of a Butterfly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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A hunt gone wrong, a child almost lost, and evidence captured. Russia has myths about the kahtchen, the gifted. They whisper in the night to their children of the immortals, the mindreaders, the fire-breathing dragons who stretch their souls under the skins of men. Now they can prove it is truth–if the kahtchen don't stop them first. A short story of Vardin
The Darkline Protocol
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Price: Free! Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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What begins as a simple reconnaissance mission turns into a harrowing chase across the preternatural nighttime skies of Mensch. Wolf Dasher finds the hunter has become the hunted when a trap to flush out a double agent is turned on him. "The Darkline Protocol" is a fantasy-thriller mashup story that introduces Wolf -- the hero of John R. Phythyon Jr.'s debut novel, State of Grace.
Deathly Dimension: A Deathly Vortex Companion
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Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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"It’s common knowledge that everyone dies. Just recently I’ve discovered everyone dies more than once."
The Cloaked Man: A Gifted Series Companion
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Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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Prequel to Book Two of The Gifted Series. Everyone loves a good protagonist and always looks at the antagonist as a bad guy. But what is the antagonist's background, their history? Are they really all that bad?
You're not to Blame
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Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Blythe was a happily married mother of three when she took the life of 17 year old Erica Sommers during a car accident on an icy road. Eight months later, Blythe is living apart from her family and drinking heavily. Will a visit from Erica's ghost be enough to convince Blythe that she wasn't to blame for the accident and that she needs to straighten her life out?
The Helper - Part 1
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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An immortal man fulfills a promise made centuries ago - but he gets more than he bargained for.
Chasing the Wind
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Price: Free! Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Marian, a ten year old girl with a tough attitude and an even tougher upbringing, hopes that one day, she'll learn how to become spellcaster. Only problem is, she doesn't have the money for lessons. Will her chance encounter with a mage who has a twisted ideal of 'everything for the right price' help her realize her dreams of flying... or will it push her crashing down to the ground?
Heart of Oak
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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There's a large burl on the huge old oak at the heart of the forest that makes the tree appear to be pregnant. What will it give birth to? This 9500-word novelette answers that questions.
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
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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.
The Hunt
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Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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When winter comes, he feels the call again.
All The Pretty Boys From Charm School
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Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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Work hard at your studies and one day you too will make someone a wonderful husband. Unless you decide to smash the system from within of course.
Zeus
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Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: American English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The bar was almost empty, as usual in a big storm. I had unplugged the jukebox earlier so it wouldn't interfere with the sound of the rain. The bald guy at the bar also seemed to like the thunder, but it never occurred to me that his interest might be professional...
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
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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 Chosen Voice
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Series: Treading Twisted Lines with Darren, Maddi, and Kai, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: Australian English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Journalism student Christine enters a tavern to conduct an interview with self-proclaimed wizard singer Darren Brown. Her goal: to unearth Darren’s hidden truths. Her obstacles: his annoying fans, and Darren himself. Her benefactor: a puzzling woman who will pay well to know why Darren fled their town when he heard an extraordinary young man from a temple far away had vanished.
A Slave To The Coin
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Price: Free! Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Emerson Cartwright is a wealthy, respected business man. He’s also a man with an obsession. Doctors, therapists, hypnotists, nothing seems to help him fight the compulsion to pick up found change, to hoard every coin he and his family has every held. When he discovers a hidden letter from his great grandmother, he begins to wonder if this family quirk stems from a sinister deal made long ago.
Echoes Of War
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Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Another short story in the Wolfcaller Chronicles promotional collection. When facing down a horde of undead, Zimbai remembers a similar event, an echo of a distant past.
Degrees of Delusion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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After being publicly shamed and kicked out of the imperial service academy, Fortis chose to serve in the only other way possible: as a mercenary. Working far from the boundaries of his homeland, he never thought he’d have anything to do with the empire again… until a powerful wizard hires the company to destroy an imperial outpost. This is a 9,000-word short story.