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Transhumance by Andrew Shilcock
Price: Free! Words: 30,260. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short collection of some even shorter stories where the familiar meets the unfamiliar for a half hearted wrestle. Why do some roadworks last forever? What good is a dome shaped lake? Crime fighting Georgian fops, dream wanderers, grief counselling trains, fallen angels, talking sheep from space and others feature in a just-about-alright diversion from the quotidian.
Dark Butterfly by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dana shivered in the chill air on her hotel balcony. Damn Mother anyways. If she had her way, Dana would never see Mother again. Except that she would. Inevitably. Because shadows come to life and magical maids showed Dana just what Mother had been hiding all along. Which meant that now it was Dana's turn to hunt Mother down. Only one of them was living through this Christmas.
Aurealis #105 by Chimaera Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis has been publishing quality speculative fiction for over 25 years. It has won numerous awards, discovered major new talents and provided an outlet for established writers from all over the world. This issue of Aurealis provides more of the quality writing, art, reviews news and humour that our readers have come to expect.
A Squalor of Chickens by Karen L. Abrahamson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Once a warrior of the Seelie Court, Rose now exists as a changeling in a twisted body devoid of magic. Only at midwinter can she taste magic again, in the form of a single spell that allows her to reconnect the ice-cold Earth with the sun’s life-giving warmth. Her one power is the single most important one--ushering in Spring. When faced with the choice of life, or betrayal, what will she choose?
Kisah Hikayat Ular Gua Tsur Yang Rindu Bertemu Dengan Nabi Muhammad SAW by Muhammad Vandestra
Price: Free! Words: 910. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: October 18, 2017 by Dragon Promedia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Kisah pertemuan ular gua tsur yang rindu menunggu selama ribuan tahun untuk bertemu dengan Nabi Muhammad SAW kekasih Allah SWT Sang Pencipta Alam Semesta.
Gem Magic Adventure: Book Two by Russell Bernstein
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The adventure continues as Norman discovers a secret and magical world filled with strange creatures and people. He continues the search for his lost sister as he simultaneously learns about the powers and limitations of Gem Magic, a secret and ancient magic passed down from generation to generation.
Gem Magic Adventure: Book One by Russell Bernstein
Price: Free! Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Norman and his family move into an old mansion, Norman is instantly drawn to explore its many secrets. His curiosity leads him to discover an ancient and magical secret that will forever turn his world upside down. Gem Magic introduces Norman to an ability that is only limited by his own imagination and grants him with a power he must learn to control.
The Rise of Ersyla by J.M. Sullivan
Price: Free! Words: 13,660. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Before she was the sea witch, Ersyla was a simple girl with an unfortunate secret. It wasn’t her fault magick was a part of her, or that the King’s heartache turned the world against her. Struggling to understand how she could be put to death just for living, Ersyla must learn who to trust before her dark secret turns her heart even darker.
Path of Angels, Boxed Set by Patricia Josephine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,220. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Four brothers. One path. Michael and his brothers are archangels whose job is to send fallen angels back to Hell. All is not as it seems when they uncover a plan to unleash the most dangerous fallen of them all, The Morningstar. Now, they must join forces with unlikely allies if they are to stop Uriel and save the world. Are they willing to do what it takes? Or will they be the ones to fall?
The Trombonist of Munst by Ryan P Freeman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: American English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When our hapless hero is kicked out of the royal orchestra, he stumbles into Maeve’s Bar – a place filled with shady characters, devilishly strong drinks, and biting snakes dangling from the rafters! With nothing better to do, and all the rest of the countryside’s musicians practicing next door, the Trombonist adjusts his slides, sets his lips to his instrument, and embarks on adventure.
Godly Interventions by Meyari McFarland
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What is a god but one with the power to change, destroy, improve your life? From ancient gods long forgotten to parents guiding your life and the power of cats to move us, gods come in all shapes, sizes and powers. Meyari McFarland has collected six stories of gods in all their power for your reading enjoyment. Includes an excerpt of the novel Artifacts of Awareness.
The Muffkins and the Magic Fernseed by Linda Talbot
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"The Muffkins and the Magic Fernseed" is a tale of ill-treated toys who hear about a magic fernseed that can cause invisibility. After being washed away in a flood, they decide to find it and search for items they need to cast the spell; a pewter plate and a forked hazel branch. After Willie has a hair-raising adventure with a hungry cat, the items are found and the Muffkins gain invisibility.
Paranormal: Dark Urban Fantasy Stories by K.A. Krake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Kate Krake. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the pages of this book, nine dark corners of Guessing, nine stories of wonder, whimsy, and horror. Every story is a macabre fantasy. Every story is an ordinary life, just like yours… until it’s not. If you enjoy a quick hit of dark fantasy, download Paranormal now.
Silence in Heaven (Short Story #6) by Adam Wasserman
Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When their oracles fall inexplicably silent, the people of Miridia send two emissaries out into the world to seek out the gods. A mythical fantasy. Ms. Wellington's Oak Tree is a collection of short works spanning a variety of genres. Enjoy!
Tripping the Tale Fantastic: Weird Fiction by Deaf and Hard of Hearing Writers by Christopher Jon Heuer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,410. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Handtype Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From haunted Civil War battlefields to a severed ear discovered on a nightly run; from lab-grown dinosaurs to forest creatures that steal away children under the cover of night; from deadly bio-engineered fleas to a burning teenage desire for cybernetic amputations: Deaf and hard of hearing authors from around the world bring you this fun, though oftentimes disturbing, collection of short fiction.
She by Basanta Raj Pudusaini
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,280. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
She is a compilation of eight stories that revolve around various characters and circumstances filled with romance, eroticism, humour, despair and tragedy.
The Extraordinary Travels of Ferdinand Petit by Hong Kong Grandad
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,710. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In The Extraordinary Travels of Ferdinand Petit, children’s author Hong Kong Grandad recounts the tales as told to him by a ‘little person’, Ferdinand Petit, as he sits on the author’s postbox an evening.
The Meteorite Chronicles: The Wizard by Khalil Akil
You set the price! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After Ultimate regains confidence in himself, he seeks out help in finding the girl who took the meteorite. Ultimate must ask for assistance from his old friend "The Wizard". Although, issues from their past might make things complicated for them to work together. This is the second installment of a short story series.
Betrayal of Eralavict: Episode Six: Dare 2 Get That A** In Trouble by DhNAi Divine
Series: Betrayal of Eralavict. Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
The young golden girl just couldn't help herself to trouble. It was a persistent urge in her soul. But this go round she crosses the wrong sell keep. And finds herself in an entanglement that will have her spiral to rock bottom.
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