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Middle Unearthed: The Best Fantasy Short Stories 1800-1849
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Before there was a lovable green ogre called Shrek and a bespeckled wizard named Harry Potter, there were the 10 best fantasy short stories published in English during the first half of the nineteenth century. These excellent stories were uncovered by awarding-winning editor Andrew Barger from old magazines and forgotten journals and it is an annotated edition.
Shiny Thing
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Papaveria Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You know the old saying: all that glitters is not gold. Well sometimes, all that is gold does not glitter. In SHINY THING, your life may depend on being able to tell the difference.
In the Forest of Forgetting
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 75,230. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Papaveria Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of sixteen postmodern gothic fairy tales from award-winning author Theodora Goss.
Explaining Cthulhu to Grandma and Other Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
40 short stories by Alex Shvartsman, winner of the 2014 WSFA Small Press Award for Short Fiction. * An elder god trapped in a pocket dimension turns up in the world's oldest magic pawn shop. * A cybernetically-enhanced assassin who can't feel pain faces a dangerous adversary. * A computer hacker and a mystic team up to break into the Book of Fate and change their futures. and much, much more!
Mechanized Masterpieces 2: An American Anthology
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015 by Xchyler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ride into the Wild West with ten steampunked expansions of classic American tales.
Tree House Tales: A Collection of Short Stories, Non-Fiction Shorts, Artwork, and Extracts From Five Narenta Tumults Novels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
TREE HOUSE TALES is an eclectic collection of 33 short works. Fantasy, humor, SF, anecdotes, poetry, art & beats-me, written over 30 years and achieving sentient critical mass in Dec 2014. When they clamored for publication I shrugged and answered, "Why not." Big mistake. SF & Fantasy fans in particular should enjoy the novelette Last Battle, a dozen more SpecFic works & 5 fantasy novel extracts
Black Static #44 Horror Magazine (Jan-Feb 2015)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The January–February issue of Black Static contains illustrated dark fiction by Simon Avery, Priya Sharma, Jackson Kuhl, E. Catherine Tobler, and Tyler Keevil. The cover art is 'Ghost' by Martin Hanford. Features include the regular comment columns by Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker, an extensive interview with author Tim Waggoner, and a reviews of a great many books and movies.
Dark Tales of Sorrow and Despair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Step into Ciprian Mitoceanu's horrific worlds, where sorrow and despair shake hands with (the illusion of) hope, and you will surely be getting a taste of what the young Romanian horror has best to offer.
The Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Imaginative stories involving the sea, offered up by Alex Hughes, Amy Lee Burgess, Andrea Jones, Anna Reith, Barry King, Benjamin Knox, Camille Griep, Diane Awerbuck, Don Webb, J.C. Piech, Rob Porteous, Simon Dewar, Steve Jones, Toby Bennett, and Wayne Goodchild. Plunge into watery worlds where mystery, horror or wonder await.
The Alien Star Chamber
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
High quality action-packed stories of explorers encountering mind-bending aliens/entities from beyond space and time! In the first a voyager of colossal magnitude and origins crashes into the Antarctic and Russian intelligence agencies uncover it from beneath the ice near an American ice station! In the second explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter a black hole it holds in its confines!
Storyland Shorts Collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Storyland! This is a collection of light fantasy short stories set in the place where the stories live.Expect occasional fourth-wall breakage, lots of genre-savvy humour and more silly gags than you can shake your wossname at. This volume also includes the wonderful novella Don't Let The Sun Go Down by guest author Erika Wilson.
Deus Ex Machina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A humor anthology of all the classic overworked, much-abused fantasy tropes as we would love to see them told - just once.
Los pingüinos también se ahogan
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Steve Redwood se sirve en esta colección de relatos para revelarse no sólo como el autor de peculiar imaginación y vena humorística y surrealista que pudimos ver en Simetrías rotas, sino para mostrarnos su lado más serio, más oscuro gracias a sus relatos centrados en las relaciones humanas, en la crueldad gratuita, la soledad, la culpabilidad y la pérdida de esperanza.
The Drowned Leviathan and Other Stories
Series: LL Watkin Collections, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of twelve fantasy, science fiction and horror stories originally published as independent ebooks or in society magazines. With tales ranging from ghost stories to hi-tech warcraft, the collection includes the stories “The Drowned Leviathan”, “Love in the Dawn”, “Forgetting”, “Mesrin Station”, “The Boy in Blue”, “Stealing Salt” and “A funny thing happened on the way to the Festival”.
People of Foxwick and Their Neighbors
Series: The Foxwick Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The kingdom hangs in the balance. Set over a hundred years, these seventeen fantasy short stories explore the people, creatures, and lands in and around the Kingdom of Foxwick.
The Greylands: Volume VI
Series: The Greylands. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
“There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” Hamlet, William Shakespeare A land of shadows, of mystery, of obfuscated Truth. Welcome to the Greylands, that strange world, within the bounds of Time, peopled by mortal men. We cannot see truly, only as through a glass, darkly. Discover a collection of stories inspired by such imaginings.
Polite Conversation About the Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In these connected stories, MacQuin chronicles complex emotional territory as her characters, each touched by their Midwestern roots, pursue what feels like a more significant life beyond the barriers of their backgrounds.
The Imp and Other Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories and novellas in the genres of Science Fiction, Horror, and Fantasy. This collection has a little of everything - humor, suspense, horrifying deaths, even a dragon and a vampire! The tales are rife with swordplay, sorcery, unearthly monsters, and evil masterminds, laser weapons, space ships, distant planets, and an evil empire. A mini-vacation for the mind.
Over the Hills and Far Away
Price: Free! Words: 77,480. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Fairy tales, like music and poetry, are a language known to every soul no matter the culture, time, or place. Travel 'over the hills and faraway,' with these varied tales of Faerie and for a little while reclaim the wonder and joy peculiar to a childlike heart.
Grim Windows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,610. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two travelers unite to save a princess from an ancient evil. A demon hunter must save a village from the creatures he is trained to slay. A medium searches for a chapel to take him in; instead he finds questions with dark answers. Two rival knights unite to save a kingdom from a winged beast. A magician seeks to obtain a powerful artifact. A knight hunts a creature that is not what it seems.