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The Long Star
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Earth explodes leaving 135 men in space and 2000+ on the moon. Eventually they are rescued by the largest spacecraft in existence, and begin traveling the universe and farther...
The Inquisitor's Confession
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
In a world of airships, gears and Engineer gods known as the Arcana, an ageing Inquisitor is captured and brought before a judge of the great Alexandria Imperium. There he recounts the story of the creation of the Imperium, the birth of the steam age, the creation of the first airship, and finally to the beginning of its downfall.
Attaining The Mark
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Price: Free! Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young mage ventures with his master to a hidden temple to spar in his mastery test. Using a mix of martial arts and elemental magic, the examinees must face one another in the combat arena.
Dad and the Impossible Perpetual Motion Machine
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A dusty relic on the shelf of his dying father's workshop challenges a young man's beliefs.
The Flight of the Swallow
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You set the price! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012 by Springwood Emedia. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A young girl imagines how she could fly like a bird. Her journey introduces her to other interesting birds. She meets a crow, jay and another swallow, as she explores high in the sky around her countryside home.
My Curious Ocean
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The advertisement promised the ride of your life, and finding myself on the far side of bored one day I decided to take them up on it. The Universe of Sensation, they called it. Must be experienced to be believed. I decided to experience, paid the fee, and off we went.
The Royal Runaway (fantasy/sci-fi short story)
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Price: Free! Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young princess embarks on a desperate quest to find her missing mother.
The All Gifted Fairies
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Series: The All Gifted Fairies, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
There is a legend about a wicked fairy (who can control all the elements and compulsion.) but is she alive or is she dead. You find out!!!!
Dance of the Fairies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story about a woman that get a visit from a fairy. She found that her little girl and she has do what she could to save her. The end the she find out a truth that no one would believe
Konkelaar des konings
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You set the price! Words: 1,720. Language: Dutch. Published: November 18, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sinds Marnix Pulator als konkelaar werkt, is zijn leven een regelrechte hel. Want hoe zorgt hij ervoor dat de koning de molen in handen krijgt als de dochter van de graaf geen maagd meer is? Oma, een toverkol met vloeistofexpertise, brengt raad.
Gruño's Santa Claus
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Price: Free! Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A Chanulano Christmas story starring Slick and Slime from The Soul Alliance Series. When Gruño, the meanest green Chanulano, is trying to ruin Christmas, can Slick and Slime come to the rescue before it's too late?
Burmese Shadows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,090. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When a modern young Burmese woman falls in love, the ancient spirit of Lady Three Times Beautiful must guard her from a dishonorable man. But protecting the heart and protecting a woman are two very different things. In a changing world can The Lady and the old powers do both?
Lucy's Dreams
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lucy Sutton’s dreams unfold in the most fantastical settings and provide endless entertainment when she regales her family with her other-world adventures.
Interzone 242 Sept - Oct 2012
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hard SF by CW Johnson and recent Hugo winner Ken Liu accompany, as this was out for Halloween, a ghost story, to keep readers quivering, from one of Debbie Urbanski, Lavie Tidhar, Priya Sharma, making her Interzone debut, or Karl Bunker but why spoil it by saying which? Jim Steel interviews David Brin in the book reviews. Ben Baldwin continues his tarot inpired cover series with The Priestess.
The Prophecy
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Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a world where a person's hair color determines the strength of their magic, two people stand out. Sunshine, a little girl with blond hair and very little magic. And her father, Grey, who has no magic at all. Dannon, the village teacher, attempts to study both of them and the prophecy that tells of Sunshine's roll in a coming storm. But all prophecy is vague and difficult to translate.
King and his Terminator
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Price: Free! Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This short fantasy play by Miroslav Halas tells the story of Princess Fantasy and how she survived all the King's attempts to exterminate every living thing.
Red Legacy
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Price: Free! Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Lantis is a brilliant young man and one of the most intelligent people in the world. Atly is his younger brother, always immersed in his wonderful fantasy world, constantly creating stories filled with creatures of legend. When their dad takes them to the Dragons Reservation—to study seismic fissures—Atly discovers something that will threaten the planet’s very own existence.
They Came Calling
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story for adults. “Mr. Tony Abbot?” It was my time. I had been waiting for this moment and now it had arrived. It was like going to school or starting a new job for the first time, a feeling of apprehension. I was looking forward to it with dread, I was going down.
The Last Guardian
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Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Time weighs heavy on the shoulders of Aginol, the Guardian of the Order of Yanos. There are no ones worthy of taking his place, and when he is gone, what is there to stop the rise of Evil once more? When news of a vampire rampaging through villages under his protection arrives, he hatches a plan to solve his problem. For, can Evil not be turned to the service of Good?
Fairly Freaky Fairytales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,730. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Midnight Hour Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
We all know at least one fairy tale, we grew up on them and cherished them. Some of us wanted to become a princess, other's wanted to become a knight. Maybe even the wicked evil witch. But, we also all know how those all ended. 'And they lived happily ever after.' In Fairly Freaky Fairytales, you'll see retold versions of beloved stories and see them in a new light.