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Muy lejos, en las montañas by Arturo Morales
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: Spanish. Published: January 1, 2018 by Independiente. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A veces, el camino solo nos lleva a el peor de los destinos. Un inquietante relato de terror ¿Te atreves?
The Chaos Accounts #4: Account of Secrets by C. McDonnell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,840. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Who would’ve guessed his whole life was a lie? Luz’s family has been kidnapped by ChaosBlaze. As the two groups try to compromise, one thing’s clear: any exchange would have to include Luz. Gael and Blaine are both heartbroken as they watch him turn numb as he trains to become a double agent. His past as an experiment would fuel his determination to learn, fight back... And take them down.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2018) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
First launched in January 2009, The Bards and Sages Quarterly is a celebration of short speculative fiction. Each issue brings readers a vibrant collection of speculative works from both new and established writers. Our goal remains the same today as when we began: to create a showcase in which to introduce readers to amazing voices they might have otherwise missed.
Beyonder by Bill Jones, Jr.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Praful is a fearless little girl who only wants a good education. In order to get one, however, her father must disguise her as a boy, even going as far as having given her a boy's name. All is well until the day she meets a young elephant, Yanai, who encourages her to seek adventure and discovery.
Chronicles Chapter Seven: Paradise by Dominique Smith
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tujex finally gets the chance to face his demons. The final chapter of the Chronicles: Book One.
Schizophrenia by Asuku Ismail
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Adekunle is set on a compulsory path to spiritual enlightenment of which he realizes the truth about reality. The foundation of every human is built upon the concept and the ideology of a perceived existence. This story is an adventure between the physical, mental and spiritual plane. This boy's experience will take you on a fast paced bizarre ride through the world that lay behind the curtain
The Indescribable Library Of Oddments by Robert Cooke
Price: Free! Words: 25,340. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
In an old caravan at an English country fair a mysterious storyteller shares tales of ghosts, monsters and forgotten places. Throughout the day though our narrator cannot help but wonder: who is this man and where did he get such a strange collection of objects? He is, however, content just to listen and transport himself, for a time, from the troubles of today and his recent past.
366 Days of Flash Fiction by C.M. Simpson
Series: The Simpson Annals. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 144,240. Language: Australian English. Published: December 29, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story for every day of the leap year, some of which tell of the fantastic, others which take us to the stars and a myriad of other worlds, and still others that horrify with creeping tales of the undead. Every story is an exploration of something that might have been and never was, or something that might yet be. Take a break from the world that is, and explore other other possibilities.
Bristol Stories by Ernest Slyman
Price: Free! Words: 122,810. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Humorous tales of a small southern town called Bristol. Fables of farmlife and country music. Writing influenced by Edward Lear and Lewis Carroll. Guitars that feud with fiddles. Children who turn into pigs. Church bells that talk. Cornbread that tells the truth. Butter that sings like Hank Williams.
Twisted Fate by Patricia Bailey
Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 18,500. Language: American English. Published: December 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Elizabeth and Edith thought things couldn't get any worse for them until Marius and Devin entered their lives, than things took a turn of running for their lives.
Beneath the Rumbling Earth by Anna
Series: North, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The curse should have been broken now that the King of Winter's spirit has been released from the castle. But the Dragon has yet another prophecy, and the creatures in Painted Hall have finally found their voices. Beneath the Rumbling Earth (North #3) brings you back to the City of Winter and into its hidden fiery depths.
Legends of Lasniniar: A Solstice Feast by Jacquelyn Smith
Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Iarion and Barlo have set out on their usual journey from Dwarfwatch to Nal Huraseadro with Sinstari in tow. But a chance encounter with some old friends sends them off on an unexpected detour--one that soon has all of them cursing the name of a certain missing Wild Elf. This 14,000 word holiday misadventure takes place between the prologue and first chapter of Storm Rider.
Legends of Lasniniar Holiday Bundle: A Solstice Celebration by Jacquelyn Smith
Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 48,130. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
It's that magical time of year... Iarion and Barlo find themselves waist-deep in trouble once more (or beard-deep, in Barlo's case), in these three tales of holiday havoc that take place between the prologue and first chapter of Storm Rider: A Solstice Tale (Short Story, 13,600 words) Father Solstice (Short Novel, 21,000 words) A Solstice Feast (Short Story, 14,000 words)
A Lost Artifact by Kaytie Reade
Series: The Keeper, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,600. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017 by Kay & Unruly Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the sequel to "Ruins In Italy," certain tough decisions made by Alexa may mean the end of her loyalty to the Guardian Institute.
The Meteorite Chronicles: Patricia by Khalil Akil
You set the price! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After getting a hold of Katastrophe and finding her friend, Patricia. Ultimate, Nathan, Katastrophe, and Patricia discuss what they want to do next with the meteorite. This is the final installment of The Meteorite Chronicles, but it's not the end of the story. (P.S. for only a small donation of $0.99 you could help feed a starving African child. Please and Thank you)
Choices and Other Stories by Eamonn Murphy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,710. Language: British English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Choices and Other Stories by Eamonn Murphy is a mixed bag of fantasy tales, many with a touch of romance. Inside you will find a builder who meets his match when he picks up a witch in a bar; A girl haunted in the Mountains of Mourne; another who discovers that the villagers in her new home have a strange secret. There's also brick eating worms from outer space and an 18th-century love triangle.
Betrayal of Eralavict Series: Bonus Episode 1A: The Qrowl of Ol' Lake Counet by DhNAi Divine
Series: Betrayal of Eralavict. Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » African American fiction » General
The consequences will always be damned as far as it concerns Khezzy, but punishment must fall on somebody's shoulders. In the case of the Pearl Lotus of Ol' Lake Counet, the pain will rain down on the criminal Quilateins once again. The powers from their true home in the ocean found them once again and the sentencing will be uglier than the last.
Tule Fog Tales, Issue One by Lyndon Perry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,790. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017 by ResAliens Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
These six short stories from Tule Fog Press collect into one issue a theme of wonder, innocence, and hope. About 50 pages of speculative, supernatural tales edited by Lyndon Perry. Stories include: Teenage Mutant Ninja Nobody, Making Worf Proud, Memory Dish, An Astral Advent, Casting a Vampire, and Tucker & Mr. Chilly.
White (Dark of Winter Origins Short Story, #2) by Christopher Percy
Series: Dark of Winter Origins Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is the second of four short ‘origins’ stories. Each story focuses on certain key characters from the dark fantasy novel Dark of Winter. This short story follows the young White. Keddic and Godin the adventurous duo, have travelled to a nearby phantom village which holds a deep fascination to the young boys of Sumner. It is set forty years before the events of the main book.
All Downhill From Here by Erin Ptah
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
When a diplomatic conference gets derailed by an avalanche, native groundskeeper Leif and visiting knight Thorn end up buried together in the snow. The good news: Leif knows how to survive in the wilderness, and Thorn knows enough of the language to take directions. The bad news: a concussion, divided loyalties, malfunctioning magic, and any vampires that find them are legally allowed to eat them.