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Bards and Sages Quarterly (July 2017)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Celebrating our 9th year in publication! Each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly is compiled to bring readers an eclectic and entertaining collection of works from both new and established voices in the speculative fiction genres.
Celtic Tales 22, Sailors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,490. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These ten tales are about people who have sailed the seas at some point in their lives. Some are sailing because they love the sea. Others are forced to be on ships. Join the men who looked for the Golden Fleece long after Jason returned. Search the sea for stolen brothers and sisters; pan for gold on the shores of the Gold Coast; sail across the ocean in a one man ship.
Jackalope Wives & Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Winner of the Nebula and WSFA Short Fiction Awards From award-winning author T. Kingfisher comes a collection of short stories, including "Jackalope Wives," "The Tomato Thief," "Pocosin," and many others. By turns funny, lyrical, angry and beautiful, this collections includes two all-new stories, "Origin Story" and "Let Pass The Horses Black," appearing for the first time in print.
Hero Lost: Mysteries of Death and Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Can a lost hero find redemption? What if Death himself wanted to die? Can deliverance be found on a bloody battlefield? Could the gift of silvering become a prison for those who possessed it? Will an ancient warrior be forever the caretaker of a house of mystery? These twelve tales will take you into the heart of heroes who have fallen from grace. Join the journey and discover a hero’s redemption!
Extraordinary Creatures: A Compilation of Short Stories about Remarkable Beings
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,450. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2017 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Compilation of works from two authors, writing about extraordinary creatures interacting with people who are lost...then find themselves.
Fantasy from the Rock
Series: From the Rock · Call of the Sea. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 107,390. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2017 by Engen Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Twenty-One short stories written by a diverse mix of some of the best fantasy authors in Atlantic Canada, including both award-winning veterans of their craft and brand new talent.
The Cursed King and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: American English. Published: April 20, 2017 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Long an outcast from his beloved Senagra, the wizened warrior named Fendreg, garbed in his mystical gaden armor, wanders the world, but always with an eye towards returning to home. Honor compels him time and again to aid those in need. In The Cursed King and Other Stories author Shaun Kilgore brings together a few of his fabled Senagran’s exploits.
Cuentos desde el Ocaso
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 70,060. Language: Spanish. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Veinticinco relatos narrados desde el Ocaso, que escarban en lo más profundo del alma humana. Historias de terror y fantasía, bajo las que se esconde una realidad oscura, en las que el verdadero mal se encuentra encerrado en el interior de los corazones de los hombres.
The First Three 'Things I Could Get Out of My Mind'
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of eighteen short, speculative fictions by William Mangieri: Passed Life B.I.T. Through Her Eyes Business is Business A Dish Best Served Quiet! Sasqwhat? The View from Up Here Inheritance The Human Interface Riding the Devil Last Call In Robert’s Memory My Reality Show The Body Choosing the Right Time The Sheila Wulf Chitinoid Sessions Thank You for Your Interest in XenCorp
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2017)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Now in our NINTH YEAR! Celebrate the wonderful range of styles within the speculative fiction genres with our newest issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly. From the lighthearted to the heart-pounding, this special double-length issue will delight short fiction fans.
La Cucaracha & Other Tales of Apocalyptic Revelry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,510. Language: American English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pop quiz — Can you spot what the following have in common? Extinction events; disease fueled genocides; live burial; zombie hordes and cannibalism; hurricanes; nuclear war; Starbucks. Come along and follow the multi-national cast of characters of "La Cucaracha & Other Tales of Apocalyptic Revelry" as they attempt to overcome world-ending turmoil in a hilarious tongue-in-cheek take on armageddon.
Short Stories from the Network Series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fans of “The Network Series” can explore the world of Antebellum with this enthralling new collection. The 200 page compilation includes ten never-before-seen adventures gleaned from events throughout the Network Series. Enjoy endearing and harrowing moments with the High Priestess Mildred, missions with the secretive Derek Black, and the timeless love tale between Camille and Brecken.
Psecret Psociety Pshort Pstories, vol. 2
Price: Free! Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Thirty-nine more semi-surreal, oddly ordinary, maniacally meta-fictitious short stories from calendar year 2016 are lassoed into a digital bundle.
Mythical Creatures Of The Forest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,790. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
There are many creatures in the forest that people think are only myths. People think that there is no such thing as a Pikaloo, or a Piggen, or an Earthman or a Resurrector or a Healybug or a Dundenbeast or anything else that they have not been taught about in school. But Dr Bernard J. Hoothfellow has been worn down by the world enough to have some space for new discoveries.
Tales from Portents - A Greystone Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,270. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The beasts Detective Loren and Soriya Greystone have battled were just a hint of what lurks in the city. Explore the immersive history of Portents, including the story of Loren’s descent after his wife’s death—and his chance to bring her back. Follow Soriya as she battles gremlins, navigates lessons with Mentor, and meets the werewolf Luchik. Face the horrors of Portents—both human and otherwise.
For a Few Gold Pieces More
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,170. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017 by StarWarp Concepts. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Rogue With No Name travels a fantasy realm in search of treasure, adventure, and romance—and to track down the woman who sent him to prison for a crime he didn't commit (but she did). Think Lords of the Rings meets the "spaghetti Westerns" of director Sergio Leone, with an adventurous twist!
Her True Name
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,650. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What if many of the heroes of myth and folklore were all one immortal woman, who has been alive for millennia? These are a few fragments of this Unnamed Heroine's history—eight short stories, scattered throughout the centuries.
In A Flash
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,500. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
From horror to westerns to romance to far-flung space opera and all points in between, In A Flash collects more than fifty very short stories that explore the vagaries of time and space, journeys to exotic realms, and the curious ways of the heart.
Eccentric Symmetries
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,770. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Eccentric Symmetries, 20 fantasy short stories spanning the forty-year career of author Nancy Springer, showcases tales ranging from the quirky to the transcendent. Including mythic tales of long ago and far away such as award-winner “The Boy Who Plaited Manes,” this collection also contains wry, sometimes humorous contemporary fantasy stories such as "Rumple What?" and "Snow Spawn."
Liavek 8: Festival Week
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,530. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2017 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Consequences" by Walter Jon Williams "As Bright as New Coppers" by Bradley Denton "A Hot Night at Cheeky's" by Steven Brust "A Prudent Obedience" by Kara Dalkey "The True Tale of Count Dashif's Demise" by Jane Yolen "Six Days Outside the Year" by Will Shetterly and six Festival Week poems by John M. Ford "Liavek is a place worth visiting. Get there before another volume comes out." —VOYA

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