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Clockwork Whalers; by Lizbeth Selvig & Naomi Stone
Price: Free! Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What if the whalers of the late 19th Century had not had to wait months and years to communicate with their sweethearts at home? What if they'd had a steampunk version of skyping?
The Amaranthine Dowager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Black Shire Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Dowager lives alone, burdened by a family that isn't hers and an obligation she never expected. With her husband dead, her life revolves around maintaining the inheritance for its next heir. The only problem is finding the next heir before she's ready to go.
Nó Górdio - Ricardo Dias
Price: Free! Words: 3,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
O líder de uma agência de correcção de anomalias temporais defronta-se com o maior dilema da sua vida. Um problema aparentemente insolúvel, mas que exige uma solução a todo o custo...
Lâmina de Cristal - Pedro Pereira
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A milenar ordem Roul desde sempre acolheu os possuidores do Dom. Os aprendizes são acolhidos em tenra idade e treinados, de forma a aprenderem a controlar os seus poderes, vistos pela Igreja como uma maldição e uma ofensa aos seus deuses, os Inai. Irus Garis, um aprendiz no final de treino, inicia a derradeira prova para ser aceite na ordem: conseguir um cristal para uma das míticas espadas Roul.
Actos de Dor - Sara Farinha
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Há dores que não têm cura. Nico tirou a própria vida para fugir a uma dessas dores mas, incapaz de encontrar paz, volta para descobrir quem falhou… E descobre que as vidas se embrulham em nós impossíveis de desamarrar.
A Tempestade - Pedro Pereira
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A chuva intensa que se fazia sentir naquele dia de Agosto obrigou John a procurar refúgio na igreja da povoação. Encharcado e cansado da viagem, mal podia adivinhar de que não se tratava de uma tempestade como tantas outras, mas sim o prenúncio de um mal que se aproximava.
A Herança do Escritor - Hugo Cântara
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quando o fim se aproxima, reflectimos na herança que deixamos. O que deixamos àqueles que nos são queridos? Podemos imortalizar aqueles que amamos? A herança mais valiosa de um escritor é a possibilidade de nos transportar para o seu mundo.
The Water Guardian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014 by SkyTint. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Ranya spends more time with the despised tovariken, those without elemental magic, than in her own home. Like her, they have no power. But everything changes the night she slips away from a party and nearly drowns. Lifted from the water by a Guardian, the Scion now has plans for her. It turns out family isn't always who you're born to.
Pixified
Price: Free! Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014 by Roane Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Happily mated Tiger shifter, Fhina has the Purr-fect life with her no-longer-cursed Wolf shifter husband and their brand new babies. So, why is it that life suddenly took a turn for the weird for her favorite cousin Tessa? And why did Fhina’s Magician ex-boyfriend and his gaggle of pixies suddenly appear in Tessa’s bakery.
Child of Words Issue 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Child of Words is the new SF&F magazine from Big Pulp. Published twice annually, each issue contains a mix of science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. This issue features fiction by Alexander F. Burns; Conda V. Douglas; Mira Desai; Willis Couvilier; Tony Haynes; Shane M. Gavin; Shaun O. McCoy; Clay Waters; and Robert Quinlivan; and poetry by L.B. Sedlacek and Daniel W. Galef.
In Heaven's Glorious Bosom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Uncle Arthur is about to be revived from his untimely death of some years since. Dog Merdo is about to challenge death at the same time. Death is the only place that the two socially different people, could ever possibly meet in the equality of the soul of each human individual. While Uncle Arthur's vision of bosoms is only ever figurative, Dog Merdo's is more practial and direct.
Tales of High Fantasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,160. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of Robert E. Keller's fantasy short stories that were previously published in online and print magazines and in the Fantasy Stories Series, Volumes I, II, III, and IV. Story names: Barrel Rider; Two Men and a Sword; Gauntlet of Winter, Sword of Spring; The Web of Bloated Indulgence; Rage of the God Heads; The Battering Ram at Doom's Gates; Brock Strangebeard and the Towers of...
The Spell of Binding: Part One.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The World was almost destroyed by science – billions died. The survivors gave up looking for God and looked within themselves. They could hear a new song emanating from the ruins of the past. An ancient song, older than religion and time itself – they heard the magic.
The Cosmic Empire No. 1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A rescue mission to the Underworld. A reluctant escapist from Hell. The most-annoying woman Satan has ever encountered. These are what await you behind the cover of the sensational debut issue of "The Cosmic Empire!" Don't miss out!
Legends of Lasniniar: Without Wings
Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A life without wings is no life at all--at least to Arinwyn's way of thinking. She has never fit in with the other Sky Elves, who label her as a freak. But when she learns her secret heritage, being a wingless land-walker becomes the least of her problems... This 8,400 word fantasy short story adventure takes place near the end of Soul Seeker in the World of Lasniniar Series.
My rotten Valentine
Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: Polish. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wirus zamienia ludzi w zombie. Laura i Marek barykadują się w piwnicy swojego domu, licząc, że uda im się przetrwać Apokalipsę. Tylko że jedno z nich już jest zarażone… To trochę studium szaleństwa, trochę opowieść o miłości i poświęceniu, a to wszystko w stylistyce świata opanowanego przez zombie. Mieszanka gatunkowa, wciągająca i trzymająca w napięciu!
Hecktore
Price: Free! Words: 18,250. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Pain of the father, power of the mother. Born in light, full of dark." -Hecktore Hecktore leaves his home in pursuit of a dream. Along the way his true path is revealed. Can he survive the coming of the dark?
Tears
Series: Killgrace. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
He only saw his grandmother cry five times in his life. A speculative fiction short story.
Of Wolves & Winter: A Tale of Rakki Silverthorne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: British English. Published: September 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
As a slave, the boy had not even as much as a name. The only thing that he did have was his life, short and hard as it had been thus far. But the wolf was a creature not moved by human pity, and in seeking for its prey, intended to take away even that from the boy. So as his life flashes before his eyes, will he accept his fate or fight for the slimmest chance to change it?
Tales of Dark Fantasy
Price: Free! Words: 48,410. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A collection of Robert E. Keller's fantasy short stories that were previously published in online and print magazines and in the Fantasy Stories Series, Volumes I, II, III, and IV. Story names: Dream Spinner; Breathing Space; A Christmas Frost; Spirit Wolves; The Pipes are Calling; The Burning Strands of Daylight; Wood Axe; The Necromancer's Burden; Brock Strangebeard and the Skulls of Callaharn