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Embalado Pelas Chamas
Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: Portuguese. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
O olhar doentio de quem se sacia com o avançar das chamas; o terror de quem se vê enredado por elas; a coragem de quem as contem sem, no entanto, conseguir evitar um cenário de destruição. Uma mãe dividida entre a alegria do regresso do filho e o desejo de que a distância nunca tivesse sido quebrada.
The World in His Eyes
Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the Silver Forest, there lives a sentient tree woman named Sirj. Sirj bumps into a mechanical creature that wanders into her woods, and the creature asks her what the meaning of life is. Sirj indulges him, but can only relate to the robot the story of someone she knew who understood life more than she did.
Faebound - A Novella of the Otherworld
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aiden Elam has always been different from the other kids he knows. The adults say he has Autism, but Aiden isn’t so sure. He can understand everyone just fine, he just can’t get the words out to tell them.
No Toko Oro
You set the price! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Test, the Test. That's what everybody kept talking about, although no one knew what it was. Tales told of an enormous white room with a single chair planted in its center, in which each of us would have to sit alone for some time. What happened next was unknown.
Tears of the Ancient and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Travel to new lands and visit old souls in Tears of the Ancient and Other Stories, a collection of short stories filled with demons and dragons*, betrayal and tomfoolery, a whipsmart goblin and a comedic mushroom! * It's more like an oversized lizard, if we're being honest.
Kings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A funny thing happened on the way to the battlefield. What the bloody hell—or five hells, in Garrin’s case—is a high king to do? King Garrin's chance encounter with King Arthur reeks of an enemy mage’s dark arts, and no one is laughing.
Grazina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An Elven Princess who never felt like she belonged, Grazina finally starts to come to terms with the expectations placed on her. But when tragedy strikes, her future becomes more uncertain than it had ever been.
The Swineherdess
You set the price! Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
(5.00 from 1 review)
After months of planning and preparation, Inga is ready to complete her quest to rescue Dresden from a cruel king. The Swineherdess is a short story set in medieval Europe. It contains some violence, mild gore, suggestive language, reference to rape, and period expletives. Recommended for readers over 12.
Seal Messenger
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
He didn’t think much of it at first, just another little sand hillock shaped and smoothed by the receding tide. Then he looked again at the seal-shaped sand, and now saw it for what it was, a sandy seal. A dead sandy seal. Torn between leaving and looking closer he looked closer. Something moved in his eye. Then he saw the angel.
An Heirloom Amber
Series: Knight Traveler. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
King Arthur has been warned of a talisman infused with powerful magic that could threaten Camelot. Summoning Sir Kay and his bear companion to ride with him, Arthur travels to assess the trouble. But they aren't alone in the quest as the blackhearted Mordred is determined to steal the amber talisman and use it to advance his twisted, evil agenda.
The Gift of Tongues
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A missionary receives the opportunity to exchange her gift to speak with animals for any of her choosing.
The Sight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A chance encounter on a bus leads a woman passing as an economics professor down a path she knows she can’t follow.
Texas Angel
Price: Free! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dad says God created Texans because he needed people who liked Texas to fill it up with. I have no idea what he’s talking about. What’s there not to like? There’s no better place on Earth. Except, of course, when the ants arrive. They ate Bethe.
Heroes of Battle
You set the price! Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The adventure continues as Dalton James and his pack of unusual heroes find themselves stranded in the town of Veros. Soon, they will discover the town's horrible secret and find themselves fighting to escape!
Crystal Shrouded Goddess
Series: Eternity's Empire. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The moment she laid her hands on the crystal, Erica's life fell apart. Now she can't escape visions of impossible places and a series of strange events. She needs to find answers soon, because the danger is about to deepen.
Aurealis #91
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aurealis #91 The June 2016 issue of the award winning speculative fiction magazine is now available. This latest issue has all of the fiction, non fiction, news and reviews that our readers love and expect. Find out why so many people rely on Aurealis for their hit of quality Speculative Fiction.
Cursed
Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: American English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(5.00 from 1 review)
King Markus and Queen Adrienne are put to the test when a devious noble tries to tear them apart in a vie at the throne.
One Drop
Series: Latolan. Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Language is a fickle thing, and, as doctorate candidate in that very field, she knows this well. It won't stop her, however, from helping a man to use it to connect to a family that he doesn't really fit into.
Fairytales Retold: The Light Princess
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: Australian English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
In a quest to find a bride, Prince Ruairidh stumbles upon The Light Princess, a completely inappropriate bride with an unbreakable spell upon her. The Light Princess would make no one a suitable bride, least of all a prince. But when she's in the lake there's something about her that intrigues Prince Ruairidh and he can't help wanting to spend more time with her.
Fairytales Retold: Aschenputtel (Cinderella)
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: Australian English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
When Aschenputtel's mother dies, her father marries a woman with two daughters. They treat her like a servant and she's left to sleep on the hearth amongst the ashes, her only friend a little bird. When the king throws a feast to find his son a bride, Aschenputtel begs to attend. Her family answers her with taunts and impossible tasks. She's determined to complete them and attend the feast.