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Dead Dog by My Side
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Summoning the dead can ruin more than your life. Harrison enjoys a picnic lunch with the love of his life until she asks the wrong question. Now Harrison must confess that the dead leave their graves for him. Can their relationship survive the truth about his deepest secret? And if it does, can Harrison handle learning that Sheila has a secret of her own?
The Six Swans
Price: Free! Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short fairy tale retelling of The Six Swans. Originally by the brother's Grimm. A girl must save her cursed brothers by sewing shirts for them out of nettles. She can't speak until the task is finished.
Love & Other Poisons
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Poison is in everything, and no thing is without poison. The dosage makes it either a poison or a remedy. This collection of 18 speculative stories, including three never found in print before, explores the meaning of love, and, of course, of poison.
Amalia By-the-Sea: Dancing With The Black Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"It was a baby, it was, but a dragon it be..." Livya Minnow is dying from the coughing disease. But before she succumbs to her sickness, she tells her daughter, Amalia, about the night she saw a dragon. This is a bittersweet story of a shared family lore and one girl's love for her mother.
A Miracle in Thyme
Series: Drift World Novella Series, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Salunas Tac always wanted to do something more. To be something more. When Gaiana, the Druid Mother, visits Aazronia for her Reconcilement blessing, she regales him with tales of the Gift Giver. Inspired to do something for the families of Aazronia, Salunas takes on the mantle of Gift Giver, using his Coercer powers to help spread joy throughout the land
Storyland Shorts Collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Storyland! This is a collection of light fantasy short stories set in the place where the stories live.Expect occasional fourth-wall breakage, lots of genre-savvy humour and more silly gags than you can shake your wossname at. This volume also includes the wonderful novella Don't Let The Sun Go Down by guest author Erika Wilson.
A Ponte das Almas Negras - Carina Portugal
Price: Free! Words: 17,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Durante mais de um século, Rouco manteve a sua guarda, sob a ponte de uma antiga vila. Algo negro habita-a, escondido entre as pedras degradadas e os líquenes, aguardando a chave da sua libertação. Aurora, uma menina cega, é a única que tem o dom de as conseguir ver. Contudo esse dom é também uma maldição."
Ja, powstaniec. (Polish po polsku)
You set the price! Words: 11,770. Language: Polish. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Warszawa, koniec lata 1944 roku. Upadające powstanie. Na powierzchni, szaleją płomienie i spadają bomby, dlatego tylko zimny chłód kanałów daje jakiekolwiek szanse na przetrwanie. Władek, dowódca bezimiennego oddziału, za wszelką cenę stara się przeprowadzić swoich ludzi w bezpieczne okolice wolnego Śródmieścia. Jednak wróg, to nie tylko karabiny w górze, to też demony wewnątrz. Miasto ich osądzi.
Sinister Arcana Shards, Vol. 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(3.00 from 1 review)
A collection of over 200 micro fiction stories that serves as an introduction to the Sinister Arcana setting. Journey to the icy kingdom of Neva, which spans four fantastic continents and is on the brink of war. The course of Neva’s history is about to be changed by two mysterious travelers, a dying girl and a living relic.
So Big
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An isolated woman and a childhood fantasy: what might happen when the two meet? Meet Katie Sundra, a daughter to late parents and a grown woman who cannot find a cure for her loneliness. Until one morning, when a secluded pituitary defect turns her childhood fantasy into an incredible reality. Now, she will be the first person in the world to discover what it means to be So Big.
The Nannak
Price: Free! Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The orcs tell a story about a creature. They call it the Nannak, a monster so powerful, it can rip the wings off dragons. Of course, it is nothing more than a legend, a tale told around campfires on cold autumn nights. Or is it? For one young human named Arlo, legend becomes reality, and in the process, changes him forever.
SongHealer: from Marion Zimmer Bradley's Sword and Sorceress XI
Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Told that she has inherited none of her parents' powers, not knowing what she really is, Tyrnill escapes from the school that intends to demote her from prized student to kitchen drudge ... only to stumble upon the one person who can teach her how to access her potential and become more than she - or anyone else - ever could have imagined.
The Amazing And Unbelievable Family History Of Wanda Wollow
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Once upon a time, there was a little girl who wished she had been born a mouse. And why not? Her life was meaningless and the people around her were tiresome. But everything changes when she discovers a red leather-bound book in the attic. Follow along as she learns how extraordinary her family truly is in this fun tale about dragons, secret agents, and a shattered ice boat.
Een Vleugje Eeuwigheid
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: Dutch. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Meesterparfumeur Don Laco treft op een nacht opmerkelijk bezoek in zijn vertrekken aan. Vavic Malvento is compleet geobsedeerd door Don Laco’s parfums en haalt alles uit de kast om hem zover te krijgen dat hij een parfum voor hem bereidt. Een Vleugje Eeuwigheid behaalde in 1999 de eerste plaats van de Millennium Prijs (tegenwoordig de Paul Harland Prijs).
Whispers Gone Cold
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
A flash fiction about a man and his thoughts on why he didn't sent the S.O.S signal on a space station.
Giant in the Spruce
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A friendly giant visits from another world. There’s hell to pay. A reclusive artist meets and aids a lost soul, but when his help is repaid, the reward comes with some serious strings. ***** J.R. Pearse Nelson is the author of the Children of the Sidhe paranormal romance series, and the Foulweather Twins fantasy series.
Here After
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A powerful demon. An earthbound female. An angelic godmother. How much faith will it take for a fallen angel to be with the woman he loves?
Moonlit Confession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Warren has a confession to make to his girlfriend. It's nothing that she might guess, and once he's told her...or better yet, shown her, he's afraid he might lose her forever.
Deus Ex Machina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A humor anthology of all the classic overworked, much-abused fantasy tropes as we would love to see them told - just once.
Los pingüinos también se ahogan
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Steve Redwood se sirve en esta colección de relatos para revelarse no sólo como el autor de peculiar imaginación y vena humorística y surrealista que pudimos ver en Simetrías rotas, sino para mostrarnos su lado más serio, más oscuro gracias a sus relatos centrados en las relaciones humanas, en la crueldad gratuita, la soledad, la culpabilidad y la pérdida de esperanza.