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Liavek 6: Wizard's Row
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Cenedwine Brocade" by Caroline Stevermer "A Hypothetical Lizard" by Alan Moore "Training Ground" by Nancy Kress "Riding the Hammer" by John M. Ford "Liavek is a place worth visiting. Get there before another volume comes out." —VOYA
Unusual Happenings: Tales of Death, Dreams and Dimensions
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Unusual Happenings is a collection of eight unique stories that delve into aspects of death and dying, dreams and dreamsttates, and unknown dimensions as close to us as our next step. For some, death is a terrifying mistake. For some, dreams are a necessary escape from a painful reality. And for some, desperately needed answers can only be found in unknown realms beyond our own.
A Dragon's Decree
Price: Free! Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Maxillus, who becomes the new Emperor according to primogeniture, has to sacrifice everything to bring peace to his people by facing Ishmet, the leader of the Dragon Clan. Through the help of Amakhu, a runt Dragon, the Emperor ventures across the ocean, risking his life to challenge the lone Dragon who is bent on annihilating the Emperor’s race.
Words of Rain and Shadows
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Irinia can hear the rain talk. But when the rain talks, the Shadow Folk come, and people die. Her only chance to save her people is convince them she can hear the voices. But a jealous seer has convinced the village that women can’t hear the Shadow Folk. And time is running out …
The Phone Call (A Psychological Mystery Short)
Price: Free! Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Phone Call is a psychological mystery short in which a wife must confront her deepest fears when she receives an unlikely phone call. The shocking climax will stay with you long after you finish this domestic tale of suspicion and suspense.
Where Women Live
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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The house has stood for a long time, and the new tenants are just an ordinary couple. Just the same as many others over the years, in neighbourhoods that grow up in towns and cities everywhere. Who are the other occupants, of the house, who are so interested in the events that are unfolding in front of them? How do they know what is going to happen and how can they try and make a difference?
All Our Loved Ones Together: Odd Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,250. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Plenty of new friends are waiting for you inside this collection of eleven strange short stories. The boy with the tree branch growing out of his ear is there, as is the woman who runs the after-school group for the children of shapeshifters. Death’s there, too, of course. He’s on the porch, firing up the barbecue grill as we speak. Come along, then, won't you?
Jem the Beast Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A spiked morning star of a short story. A girl named Jem sets out through rocky and white-tipped peaks. The contract: to locate the beast's lair and bring what it guards to the client. Will she find the lair and what the creature guards? Read this free short story and find out...
Crowbars and Parasols
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Rowan Coupe doesn’t want a partner. Partners cramp her style. Partners expect her to follow the rules. Especially Josephine. Young. Beautiful. Fashionable. Reaper of the Year. Can Rowan stay out of trouble on their first reap out?
Reparations
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The scars of war can never be erased... Amaya is an enchantress in a world where magic is heavily restricted. After a brutal civil war tears her country apart, she must come to terms with everything that has happened and find a way to face her past.
The Brilliant Career of Sajur Golu and Other Tales of Azara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This companion volume to Chosen of Azara contains nine tales of magic, family, ambition, honor, and love.
Crazy Tails
Price: Free! Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Three of these stories are based on real creatures I have known, but their names have been changed to protect the not so innocent. The incidents are real, the events happened, but the telling is tempered by nostalgia and the POV – that’s where the fantasy comes in. Spend some moments as a mouse, a possum, a cat and a rabbit.
Tall Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
You may not believe them but you'll enjoy them; six short (tall) stories to entertain and amuse.
The Day The World Stopped Loving
You set the price! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would life be like if you took things that matter so much for granted, that one day they were gone? How bitter would you become if no one loved you, and what would your life be like? An exploration of just that, through the eyes of one man. A man given the chance to avoid a lifetime's regret. A self contained short story.
Έντγκαρ Πόου, Αλλόκοτες Ιστορίες
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,930. Language: Italian. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ο Έντγκαρ Άλαν Πόε γεννήθηκε στη Βοστώνη το 1809, από γονείς θεατρίνους. Πριν κλείσει τα δύο του χρόνια, οι γονείς του πέθαναν, και ο Έντγκαρ βρέθηκε στο Ρίτσμοντ, στο σπίτι του εμπόρου Τζων Άλλαν, που όμως δεν τον υιοθέτησε ποτέ. Οι σχέσεις του με τον πατριό του δεν ήταν ποτέ καλές, αλλά επιδεινώθηκαν όταν ο Άλλαν ανάγκασε τον Έντγκαρ να διακόψει τις σπουδές του στο πανεπιστήμιο της Βιρτζίνια.
Liavek 5: Wizard's Row
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,210. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"An Act of Mercy" by Megan Lindholm (Robin Hobb) and Steven Brust ''The World in the Rock" by Kara Dalkey "Baker's Dozen" by Bradley Denton "Green Is the Color" by John M. Ford Bonus! Four songs: "City of Luck" by Jane Yolen "The Ballad of the Quick Levars" by Jane Yolen "Eel Island Shoals" by John M. Ford "Pot-boil Blues" by John M. Ford
The Solitary Sorceress
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It’s been ten years since the Firestone turned Kaitlyn into a sorceress to be reckoned with. Since that fateful day, she’s been in seclusion, mastering herself as well as the artifact. But now her mentor and friend, Aelfric, has died and King Lorien has called her to court to take her place as the King’s Magician. Is she ready? Only time will tell.
Witchling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Kaitlyn, a young apprentice witch, dreams of saving her people from a dangerous dark wizard. Knowing herself to be untrained, she nevertheless summons a powerful magical relic, expecting her master to accept her offering and become the hero of their land. Unfortunately, she’s forgotten to consider the price the magic will exact.
A Few More Days
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,450. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jasmine has lingered patiently by her husband’s side for decades, waiting for the day he joins her in the interlife. Over the years, all her connections to the living have vanished. All except his. She can only stay tethered to the world so long as he remembers her. Can his failing memory hold her for a few more days? Will they have one last moment together before she fades away?
Keystone Chronicles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,320. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Are beauty, love, honor, and laughter things in life that invoke your personal sense of wonder? Then treat yourself to "Keystone Chronicles" from Third Flatiron Anthologies, a new collection of short speculative fiction stories that give the lowdown on life, obscure bits of the universe, and quite a number of other things not bargained for.

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