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Feelings
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
For Felicity Parker water is her friend and her enemy, it washes away her emotions. she is used to feeling nothing. All this changes when she meets Michael who shows her life has more to offer than she ever thought, but this comes with a hefty price. Torn between love and pain; she must make a decision.
The Cart Town Swindler's Sweep
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Schwyn: a world parallel to our own. A world aflame with intrigue . . . and magic. And a world torn apart by curiosity. When one of his own race shows up dead, Sheriff Diff Andchek takes it upon himself to solve the case, and bring the killer to justice. The Cart Town Swindler’s Sweep: A Guynur Schwyn Short Story.
The Troll Wedding
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The fate of a Gefur rests in his ability to cast spells. The magic manipulates an entire community, helping him come closer to marrying his true love. Gefur's rival tries to stop him. Alton plans to win the girl's hand for himself. Which man will win in the end?
Courtley's Weird, Vol 2
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Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Bride of the Chapbook!" The second volume in a series of free ebooks edited by Christopher Courtley. This issue contains some of his best fiction and poetry and also features two short story submissions by fellow Smashwords author Shana O'Quinn. Genres: Weird fiction, horror, D&D fantasy, fairy tales, poetry, LotR fan fiction.
The Warrior
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Price: Free! Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The underground sanctuary has fallen, ravaged by famine and war. Our hero’s life is now an uncertain one. He could either stay and fight to the death or venture into the unknown. The Journey to the second city would be fraught with danger. Will his destination prove to be worse than his homeland or will his luck change? Join the desperate warrior as he takes on his perilous trek to find out.
Le Pietre di Talarana- Il Cacciatore di Pietre
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Price: Free! Words: 7,950. Language: Italian. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In questo breve prequel inedito a L'Ombra del Tiranno e, per estensione, alla Saga Le Pietre di Talarana, vengono ripercorsi i fatti precedenti l'inizio dell'avventura di Greg e dei suoi compagni in un ricco mix di intrighi ambientato tra Selthon, Naren e Renodia. Lettura ideale per ingannare l'attesa prima dell'uscita di Le Pietre di Talarana IV.
Descent
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Series: Brotherhood of the Rose, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,570. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Corin was chosen to endure the Descent to become a paladin of his Order, he didn't know what to expect. The test was a mystery nobody talked about, but he was hoping the Goddess would protect him on this journey. However, what he didn't know, was that the apparition accompanying him during this time would force him to confess his deepest secrets, and feelings for his student, Walkar.
Black Static #38 Horror Magazine
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This 1st 2014 issue is dedicated to the memory of Joel Lane, and Nicholas Royle pays tribute in 'The Conscience of the Circuit'. The issue’s new horror/dark fiction is by John Grant, Tim Waggoner, Andrew Hook, Maura McHugh, Danny Rhodes and Malcolm Devlin. Cover art is by Joachim Luetke. Plus columns by Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker; Tony Lee’s DVD/Blu-ray reviews, Peter Tennant’s book reviews.
Echo - Projet Bradbury, #47
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: French. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Norma est aux anges : pour cette fan du célèbre Basile Finch, chaque sortie est un évènement. Se précipitant au magasin, elle met la main sur le précieux sésame vers les contrées narratives de l'auteur et rentre chez elle pour en profiter en toute sérénité. Sitôt plongée dans les histoires du maître, elle en oublierait presque que le monde existe.
Curelom Riders
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Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The king has been captured and sentenced to death, but Prince Omer isn’t ready to rule the Jaredites yet, let alone win a civil war. So he plans a rescue mission using the only way to reach the prison in time – riding across the sky on the backs of leathery-winged cureloms.
Hope For Another Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After losing her husband to a car accident, Silvia yearns for the normal life she once had and the love she lost. One night, while walking through the forest, her life is turned upside down when she discovers a mysterious secret in the forest. This is a twist on the fairytales we were told while we were young. It's a story about fate, loss, and giving life a second chance.
Avoidables - Serial 1: Episode 2
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Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
***This is a serialized piece of fiction about Avoidables and Perfects. There are five short episodes to each serial of roughly 20 pages per episode. Released once a week. There will be cliffhangers leading onto the next episode. If you prefer to read longer work, then please wait for the complete serial to become available after all episodes have been released.***
The Orc
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Price: Free! Words: 8,000. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A lone human soldier wanders in a vast desert, almost dying of thirst. He meets a severely wounded orc warrior. What will be the outcome of this encounter?
A Forest Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A Forest Tale is a modern day adaption of Little Red Riding Hood that is set in some fog-shrouded mountains of the Orient. Follow a fully-mature lady in red as she decides to take a long walk in the forest on a balmy, autumn day.
Land For Peace
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Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The oldest war story of all, revisited from a radically different perspective: One that assumes nothing about the attributes or characters of the combatants. In any war, it’s not the propaganda that matters but the outcome of the final battle. Don’t be alarmed. It's just a fantasy. No statement of belief about...well, anything...is expressed or implied.
Bad Little Girls Die Horrible Deaths And Other Tales Of Dark Fantasy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This short fiction collection from PW Best of the Year author Harry Connolly combines reprints from magazines and anthologies along with new, previously unpublished fiction, including the TWENTY PALACES novelette “The Hand Made Mask.”
Ravenfire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Magic lives in exile from our world, in a Realm called Meard, peace a delicate thread among the races of myth. Sienna and Alex, who know nothing of Earth, face a destiny that will shape the very end of our world. Will their love be enough to save us all? Or will the ancient evils of greed and power destroy them before they even have a chance to grow up?
Short Story Collection Vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of six contemporary fantasy short stories by Sophia DeLuna.
The Baker Street Adventures Three The Land Beyond the Beyond
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hyde once again fouls the attempts of the Baker Street Adventurers. They find themselves in a parallel world where Professor Challenger is accused of being Jack the Ripper and he and his companions are sentenced to death by hanging.
El dios de los insectos
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Price: Free! Words: 10,820. Language: Spanish. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
¿Que sucede cuando los insectos de un patio interactuan con un ser humano al que creen su "dios"? ¿Estará el pueblo hormiga a la altura de su voluble divinidad? ¿Será el humano el "dios" que los insectos esperaban?