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The Gods' Own Voice
Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This free short story is a prelude to the events of the novel "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror" and is the only one of the free short stories that does not center on a novel character's origin... but rather, gives a glimpse into the Bleak East, and the mysterious events of the ill fated campaign against the Necromancers by the last High King of the Realm.
Sin & Repentance
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The free short story preludes the events of the novel "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror" and focuses on the eastern duchy of Stormdrang, and an agent of the Crimson Captain (alluded to in Prometheus' First Steps) as she searches for evidence to bring a traitor to justice.
Prometheus' First Steps
Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This free short story is a prelude to the events of "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror" and focuses on the ordeals of a young Ovidius and Aurelius, both soldiers for the Realm in a jungle landscape savaged by pirates and dark forces.
The Man Who Bought the World
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This free short story is a prelude to the events in "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror," which centers on a forbidden story told in a dark tavern at the edges of the Realm's borders.
Waiting for the Scarlet-Raven Woman
Price: Free! Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A free short story that preludes to the "The Prometheus Cycle: The Star, the Sword, and the Mirror," this first person narrative details a slave's life in the northern provinces of the Realm.
The North Wind
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Free short story that preludes the novel "The Prometheus Cycle: The Star, the Sword, and the Mirror." The North Wind details the origins of a character from the novel and gives a glimpse into the Realm's wilderness border culture with the coming winter.
In Short, Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of short fiction, including pieces of flash fiction.
The Riyria Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by Ridan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Three short stories and an excerpt from the upcoming novel (The Death of Dulgath) provides an introduction to Riyria, a team of rogues featuring Hadrian Blackwater (an idealistic swordsman) and Royce Melborn (a cynical thief). This sampler provides some examples to help the reader determine if the full-length novels are a good fit for their reading preferences.
The Dead of Midnight - a story from the Averraine Cycle
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The past always comes back to haunt us. A pleasant village, a comfortable barracks and light duties: their new posting seemed too good to be true for the troopers of Third East Patrol. A company of soldiers stumble into an ugly tale of jealousy and murder, but is it magic or malice?
Becoming Silas: A Night Touched Prequel (Becoming Night Touched #5)
Series: Becoming Night Touched. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Silas Foster is the broody and troubled love interest in The Night Touched Chronicles. Follow him through the last few hours before everything in his life changed. Becoming Silas is the fifth installment of the Becoming Night Touched prequel mini-series
The Forbidden Novel
You set the price! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The fascist regime of a country banned a novel. To enforce this law they created a police force in charge of chase after the disobedient citizens who dare to read the novel. But the cops don't know the title, or the plot of the book.
Green Grow The Rashes And Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These seven short stories, all previously published in magazines or anthologies, contain magic, monsters, ghosts, history, beer, Scotland, scifi, fantasy, horror, singing, more beer and fun.
Fear Spiral, and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Judi is at a crossroads in her life when a new skyship program changes the world. Everyone around her thinks the advent of advanced technology will benefit humanity. She believes the flying arks are a bad omen. Then she reaches a point where she has to work for the program, and discovers the truth behind the skyships. Judi must struggle to stay alive, and find a way to save a damaged ship.
Vengraaiers en Tulpentrollen, Reisgids voor Magisch Nederland door het Witte Wieven Collectief
Price: Free! Words: 20,810. Language: Dutch. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Vengraaiers en Tulpentrollen, Reisgids voor magisch Nederland. Tulpentrollen hebben geen gevoel voor humor. De Wadreus slobbert je zo naar binnen en dronkenlappen moeten oppassen voor de Bruggenschim. Om over het knotknien en de levende tuinkabouters maar te zwijgen. Wat? Nooit geweten dat die ook allemaal in ons kleine kikkerlandje wonen? Dan mag je deze gids niet missen.
দেশবিদেশের আরও উপকথা
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
পৃথিবীর বিভিন্ন প্রান্ত থেকে নেওয়া ২৩টি লোককথার সংগ্রহ। বাংলা ভাষায় লেখা গল্পগুলির মধ্যে আছে, কি ভাবে নাপিত ভুতের কাছ থেকে মোহর আদায় করল, কি ভাবে মোরগ তাঁর মালিককে বড়লোক করে দিল। কিভাবে হাঁস তার পাওনা টাকা রাজার কাছ থেকে উদ্ধার করল, সাগরের জল কেন নোনা হল, মোমের কূমীর কি ভাবে শাস্তি পেল। কিভাবে কুয়াশার দৃষ্টি হল, বিড়াল আর ইদুরের বিয়ে কি ভাবে ভেঙ্গে গেল,খরগোশের ঠোঁট কেন চেড়া থাকে। এই রকম আরও গল্প।
The Soul Train
Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 27,960. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Afterlife is filled with the kind of people you would cross the street to avoid. Most people stick it out until the angels come to collect them. Problem is, that can take forever. The impatient find the drudgery of everyday life just too much to bear and give up their souls....to me. Read the collection of stories and learn what life is really like when you die.
The Field of Stones
You set the price! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story of 3,800 words. It begins: "I awoke from a dreamless sleep lying in the field of stones. I had no idea how I got there, but I had always been there, and there was never a time when I was not there."
The Curse of the Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It was self defence. I never meant to hurt anyone. I wasn't that kind of person but when she...it...attacked me, I acted instinctively. Now here I am, guilty of taking a life, hunted for what I am becoming and cursed to be something I never thought was possible. I don't want to give in to it but it is getting harder and harder to avoid the curse of the sea.
Heart of Red, Soul of Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 970. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The bitter sweet tragedy of love between a human, and a spirit.
The Growing Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Suzy wakes up late for work one morning, one morning too late to be exact, and her ass of a manager delights in the idea that she will be fired soon if she keeps this up. But when she sleeps for three days straight, something strange starts to unravel.