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Phantaxis Science Fiction & Fantasy Magazine - Issue 2 - December 2016
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016 by Moonriser. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Superbly crafted tales of science fiction and fantasy from around the world. Previously unpublished short stories that will take you to new realms, experience mystic sorcery, meet strange creatures, travel through time and visit distant galaxies! Turn the pages and let your journey begin today.
I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day
Series: Holidays with Anne, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,770. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jingle all the way to your favorite reading nook with this fifth holiday collection from Anne B. Walsh! Join a starfaring princess in her quest for bell-ringing Christmas beauty; ding-dong-ditch your way to Winterfest happiness in the cave-bound Hidden Cities; and meet Bran the Fool, magical Lord of Misrule for twelve days of Yuletide merriment at the court of Darius, King of Coliseva...
Liavek 7: Spells of Binding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2016 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Portrait of Vengeance" by Kara Dalkey "The Skin and Knife Game" by Lee Barwood and Charles de Lint "Strings Attached" by Nathan A. Bucklin "The Tale of the Stuffed Levar" by Jane Yolen "An Act of Love" by Steven Brust, Gregory Frost, and Megan Lindholm "Spells of Binding" by Pamela Dean "Fresh and compelling tales." —Science Fiction Review
Cirsova Heroic Fantasy & Science Fiction Magazine Issue #4 (Winter 2016)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,530. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
2016 Winter Issue of Cirsova Heroic Fantasy and Science Fiction Magazine.
Aurealis #96
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: Australian English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis #96 features Patrick Doerksen’s ‘Extracts from a Life of Science Fiction’, a poetic meditation on the nature of science fiction and humanity, S G Larner’s ‘Searching for Cidalisa’ which explores a near future society of implanted memories and rogue databases, and Annika Howells’ eerie and lyrical ‘Obsidian River’ that will live with you long after you’ve finished reading.
You Are Here - Tales of Cartographic Wonders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,550. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This short story collection contains eighteen story-worlds which are beautiful, frightening, alien, familiar - sometimes none of these, sometimes all. They cover every corner of the speculative map, featuring horror, science fiction, steampunk, high fantasy and more, in styles ranging from the literary and the lyrical to the pulpy and the thrilling.
One Step Beyond: An Anthology of Science Fiction and Fantasy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,800. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Tower Of Chaos Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An anthology of stories from the long-running One Step Beyond writers' group, including tales from all corners of the speculative fiction genre. All profits from the sale of this anthology will go to English PEN, a charitable network defending and promoting freedom of expression around the world.
Crow Shine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The debut story collection by award-winning Australian dark fantasy writer Alan Baxter. 19 stories, 3 original to the collection. "A sweeping collection of horror and dark fantasy stories, packed with misfits and devils, repentant fathers and clockwork miracles." - Nathan Ballingrud
Witch Trinity - The Calling - Book One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,940. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
BOOK ONE OF THE WITCH TRINITY SAGA ‘A SUPERNATURAL SERIES FOR THIS GENERATION’ Three beautiful females, Delf, Shorn and Serena, are unaware of their magical abilities until the Calling. After which, they become the most powerful source of magic the world has ever known. “A spellbinding book of dark magic and self-discovery. A must-read!’ *****” WESLEY THOMAS, BEST SELLING AUTHOR
Dragon Writers: An Anthology
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,370. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dragons are creatures of legend. Of magic. Of wisdom, nature, and the power of creation. They have been in every culture and mythology since the beginning of time. Writers are creatures of legend. With magic, wisdom, and the power of creation at their fingertips. They, too, are in every culture and have been creating their own mythologies since the beginning of time.
Apex Magazine - Issue 90
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,900. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month. This issue features E. Catherine Tobler, Erica L. Satifka, Onu-Okpara Chiamaka, Natalia Theodoridou, and Tade Thompson.
Phantaxis Science Fiction & Fantasy Magazine - Issue 1 - November 2016
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 47,750. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2016 by Moonriser. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Superbly crafted tales of science fiction and fantasy from around the world. Previously unpublished short stories that will take you to new realms, experience mystic sorcery, meet strange creatures, travel through time and visit distant galaxies! Turn the pages and let your journey begin today.
Werewolves, Zombies & Leprechauns: Tales From The World of Werewolf For Hire
Series: Werewolf For Hire. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,300. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a world where the supernatural is real, sometimes it pays to be more than human.... The world of Werewolf for Hire is full of people who are more than they seem and creatures that aren't what they appear to be. In these four stories journey into the hidden world of magic & myth under the surface of the modern world.
Castine, Then There Were Two, Part 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Castine, Then There Were Two-Part 3 begins right where Castine, Reflection-Part 2 ends. Under the growing threat of the Maraudulv whose return to Castine still mystifies them all, Alison and her family continue to push their abilities harder than ever, but this comes with a price. Not to mention her growing feelings for Phaelan. Are they both strong enough to keep their promise of virtue?
An American Fairy-Tell
Price: Free! Words: 22,870. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
We learn how politically correct SJW lunatics nearly destroyed America with intimidation, hate, and bigoted views, hell bent on eradicating anyone with common sense. These temperamental snowflakes with chucklehead tendencies served the elite ruling class of the Plutocracy, the decision-making underbelly of the government shielded from public view and criticisms.
"On Becoming Master of Time and Space"
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cognitive Science
A soul's journey in trying to become master of time and space through trials and sufferings, spanning incarnations from 4th century to the end of time.
Justice: The Beginning (Justice #0)
Series: Justice. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
For the first time, the Justice Anthea and Brother Luc short stories are collected in one edition. This anthology includes “Justice” and “Diplomacy in the Dark”, previously published in Sword and Sorceress 28 and 30, plus two brand new stories, “The Perfect Partner” and "Courting Trouble".
Aurealis #95
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #95 features new fiction from around the world, articles, interviews and reviews.
The Towers, the Moon
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
France, under the Court of the Moon, is a country of cyclical change, where the true rulers arrive every night to compete among themselves, and humans are backdrop, witnesses, inessential – and yet inextricably intertwined. It is the reign of the Gilded Tower, and fashions are daring. "Two Wings" is 7,500 words, "Forfeit" is 20,000 words, and "Death and the Moon" is 2300 words.
Monster Maelstrom: A Flash Fiction Halloween Anthology
Price: Free! Words: 29,860. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From a Hillary Clinton stripper to mythical beast-women in the harsh Scandinavian tundra and from an unusual band of steadfast teddy bears to the last man in zombie-occupied Chicago, fill your briefest moments with pulse-pounding frights and off-beat chuckles with this collection of 24 flash fiction stories. Each story tells a complete tale in but a few short minutes.

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