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In The Dark
Series: Refuge World, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Third and final story in the Kel's Story prologue plot arc within the Refuge World setting, following directly after Down The Cut. Kel finally finds and confronts the Warlord.
Aurealis #56 Award Winners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Aurealis #56 is the second special Award Winners issue. Thoraiya Dyer's The ‘Fruit of the Pipal Tree’ won Best Fantasy Short Story. 'The Past is a Bridge Best Left Burnt', a raw autobiographical story, was joint winner in the Best Horror Short Story category. The author, Paul Haines, died in March this year after a battle with cancer, and didn't live to receive the Aurealis Award.
A Flash in the Pan?
Price: Free! Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Ever wonder why aliens don't visit Earth? Or what coffee a demon likes to drink? Or how bureaucracy could really screw up a grand space adventure? A Flash in the Pan? is a collection of speculative flash fiction and short stories that answers these questions and more.
A Christmas to Remember
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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It is not a lot of fun living on the streets, especially on a snowy Christmas Eve. While waiting for a friend, Jana meets a strange little girl who thrusts a doll in her lap with the words, “Here. She will help you,” and then disappears. The acquisition of the unwanted doll leads Jana to a magical Christmas and a new and unexpected life.
Orin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
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No Início, existia apenas uma vontade. Essa vontade não tinha desejos, pois não havia nada para desejar. Para essa vontade, todo o conhecimento era imediato e limitado à sua própria existência. A vontade existia numa plenitude despreocupada. Tudo mudou com um simples pestanejar…
Nature Calls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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“Nature Calls” is a 40,000 word anthology of fourteen short stories revolving around the idea, “If Mother Nature and Sister Karma whipped up a cauldron of ‘Double, double toil and trouble’ soup, this might be the result.” From ghosts to goblins to three-legged, one eyed Pomeranians, Nature Calls offers something for everybody who looks at life through cock-eyed glasses. Warning…you may never enter
Grey Eyes In Silver
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A discarded mirror brings more than just everyday reflections. Part of the 'From Elsewhere' collection - six short stories about unearthly visitors.
I'll Love You Forever: Weird Love Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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What is love? In the eye of the beholder or something more? In these four dark tales, zombies, ghosts, ancient spells and modern crooks show us that love conquers all--even death and despair.
In the Land of Plenty
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In the cycle of life, Death and Destruction can be a necessary thing, but what happens when one of the key players refuses to play?
Innocence Lost For Love
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Growing up in a small corner of paradise, a young couple don't realize what they have until they are forced to leave it all behind. Another Wolfcaller Chronicles short story.
A Vision for the Future
Price: Free! Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Elaina Johnson was born with a vision of her own death. It was something she had accepted, but as the end moves closer, she learns that seeing and knowing are far different things. This is a short story of approximately 3600 words. Additional content includes a free three chapter preview of Bound by Prophecy.
Mistaking the Dragon Mage
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: American English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Bards and storytellers all say "It is never wise to anger a Mage, even if you believe you have the upper hand." It is a lesson that many still never take to heart, especially the mercenary dragon hunter Abarkis who confronts the legendary Dragon Mage.
NCSI: Nursery Crime Scene Investigations
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In debt and with marriage troubles, did Humpty Dumpty commit suicide... or was it MURDER?!
Apothecary (Fantasy Anthology)
Price: Free! Words: 29,790. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A shady apothecary plies its craft, a giant wolf stalks a village, while a frost giant—the last of his kind—embarks on a quest to rid the world of magic. Dragons, elves and demons abound in this dark fantasy anthology of short stories and flash fiction, blending elements of fairy tale, fable and epic fantasy into one spellbinding volume.
TwentySix
Price: Free! Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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A collection of 26 short stories by Shane Rynhart, previously published weekly on his blog. Includes stories of love, hate, death, life, friendship, revenge, religion and jam sandwiches.
Throw It Back (A Very Short Pirate Story)
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Be careful with what you find at sea, it may turn into your worst nightmare. Throw It Back is the story of Morgan, a young man in Port Royal, Jamaica, desperate to escape his small, boring town. Little does Morgan know that the treasure he thinks will get him out, will instead send him into a world of bad dreams and a mysterious fog.
Wendigo Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Dreams hold power and insight and no one understands that more than the Ojibwe Webeno, or dream-interpretor, Mr. Shiriki. Even he is not prepared for the horror unleashed by one teenage girl's nightmares.
The Fae
Price: Free! Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Blanchard has been tramping all up and down this valley with a rucksack and a camera on his back for as long as he can remember. And yet there is something, someone else out there. After exactly two short glimpses and a few indistinct tracks in the mud, he’s determined to get the shot of a lifetime. A short fantasy story.
Down on the Bayou
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
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Have you ever been to Toledo Bend? That's where Ashley Elaine has her birthday party. That night, Ashley and her best friend, Emma, go fishing and come across a legend about the place. They begin to wonder: Is it true? How will we find it? What will happen IF we find it?
Waters and Mirrors
Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Larry McPeak has come to the seer's crimson table in hopes of reaching beyond the veil separating the living from the dead. Among those gathered at the table, only Larry doesn't hide his face behind a mask, and he fears the oversight will prevent him from peering into the table's waters. But the seer promises him his turn, and so Larry stares in the rippling cloth hoping to touch the other side.