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The Dipsy Dream House and The Fleeting Fame of Benjamin Sprockett
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In "The Dipsy Dream House", Bobette, tired of her crumbling house, searches with her nephew Scrotty for a house that will look after itself. But, pitched into the past, they meet ghostly orphans and their pets instead. Later restored to life, they happily return home. "The Fleeting Fame of Benjamin Sprockett" tells of Benjie, a boy with wings who joins the circus.
Novascapes: A Speculative Fiction Anthology from the Hunter Region of Australia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Invisible Elephant Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A fantastic collection of short fiction. Minotaurs, mermaids, vampires and dinosaurs compete for space alongside devils, angels, aliens and completely indescribable entities. The authors collected in Novascapes transport you from one side of the multi-verse to the other and leave you breathless and wide eyed at the possibilities of simple existence.
Vergelijking met een onbekende
You set the price! Words: 11,000. Language: Dutch. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
De verhalen lijken zich in een bekende omgeving, of in een bekend tijdperk af te spelen. Maar altijd weer klopt er iets net niet aan. En eigenlijk is dat niet zo vreemd: klopt alles aan onze eigen wereld wel?
Greener on the Other Side
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
This is a very different retelling of the Frog Prince story with other fairy tales mixed in. In this humorous story, a frog named Prince Charming must break his curse in order to become a prince. It is about a short story that is 3,500 words. It previously won the Allasso humor award.
Tell Him
Price: Free! Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bonny is visited by an angel, Angel Cole, who forces her to declare her "eternal and undying love" for a boy she likes, Chuck. Unable to stop this angelic creature from pestering her, she gives up and declares her love for him, in the cafeteria, in front of everyone.
The Rising
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by Soul's Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The tragedy of 9/11 raises ghosts and insecurities, opens old wounds. Doug Masterson leaves his wife, Deborah, and embarks on a quest to understand his purpose in the world, while Deborah, with the help of the spirit of a woman who once lived in their house, struggles to piece her own shattered life back together. “The Rising” is an uplifting short story about hope and humanity.
Soldiers Two - Warriors of Courage
Series: Soldiers Two - Warriors of Courage. Price: Free! Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The next two short stories in the “Soldiers Series” about the plight of futuristic soldiers in a SciFi/Fantasy world. “Wizard War” and “Underwater Troubles” continue to describe the plight of soldiers testing their courage when facing insurmountable odds. These stories show the lenghts to which soldiers will sometimes push themselves to, in order to complete their mission.
Monster
Series: The Zeuorian. Price: Free! Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two thrilling short stories combined into one book. Lexi Greene's Dangerous Lesson a story about Lexi, a young girl gifted with paranormal abilities being stalked by a man eager to kill her, because he thinks she's a monster and Lexi Greene's Grim Awakening. A story about Lexi waking to discover she forgotten the past four months. It’s a prequel to My Watcher (The Zeuorian Series).
The Spider
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
On an evening walk, the spider Islavarka finds a beautiful veranda where she will make her home. There she welcomes an assortment of creatures: friends, a gentleman … and dinner! “The Spider” is a touching vision of the inner life of an arachnid, meticulously drawn by Angelica Bordeaux, author of “Tamika”, “A Great Thinker”, and “The Book of Dreams.”
Blood Moon
Series: The Gambit. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A string of murders force Knight, the sheriff of Portland's magical government, to work with his vampiric counterpart.
The Fortune Cookie
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Louise Carter is thrust into the workforce after fifteen years of spousal abuse. She applies for work, and was hired on the spot. Timidly she stepped up to the time clock, and punches in for the first time. She meets Margaret Ling, a co-worker who befriends her. They have daily lunches at the Destiny Dragon restaurant, where the fortune cookies would drastically change her life for the better
Boiling the Ocean Away
Series: Mages of Tindiere. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Kinipela strictly controlled the need to work the weather and waves surrounding her island. The broken heart left behind by Moanna, her ex-wife, made control hard. News of storm clouds approaching against the wind pulled Kinipela out of her grief and into a battle against her heart and her magic. Boiling the Ocean Away is a story of magic, life and discovery that is sure to excite.
Where Do Lonely Socks Go?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,670. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 12, 2014 by Marcus Foxwell. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The answer to the the riddle that has plagued mankind since the invention of footwear is finally here.
Plof!
Price: Free! Words: 8,300. Language: Dutch. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Jacob wordt genadeloos uit zijn overpeinzingen gerukt als het tot hem doordringt dat de lange rij lichten voor hem uitvalt. De letters van Airport Schiphol verdwijnen in de duisternis. Het instrumentarium slaat rood uit. De lampen van de vliegtuigen verdwijnen. De lichtjes van zijn geliefde stad flikkeren en zijn dan ook weg. Alleen de vlammenzee in het centrum van Amsterdam
Desporto Radical - Ricardo Dias
Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Um inspector da polícia investiga uma série de suicídios que não são o que aparentam... e acaba envolvido com um inimigo do qual não há escapatória possível.
Reviewer - Ricardo Dias
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Um crítico de jogos depara-se com o seu maior desafio. Para o superar, o preço a pagar poderá ser demasiado alto...
Doze Doses de Ilusão - Carina Portugal
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Numa noite, o mundo de Henrique desmoronou-se diante de si. Não há forma de voltar atrás, não há forma de apagar. No entanto, uma ilusão fá-lo-ia esquecer, é nisso que acredita. Um comprimido, dois comprimidos... doze comprimidos, e a ilusão será mais do que ele imagina.
The Legend of Skaluni
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
On the day of Skaluni’s birth, the seven moons aligned. On his twelfth birthday, a fireball hit their world. Skaluni is used to being the village outcast, the unfriended Boy Who Did Not Believe. But when the lives of the villagers are threatened, they are forced to turn to him for their future.
Un jour sans lendemain
Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: French. Published: October 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Dans cette nouvelle aux accents steampunk, Victoria a trouvé l'amour malgré un mariage arrangé. Alors qu'elle s'apprête à annoncer une formidable nouvelle à son époux, son destin bascule. Le salut de sa famille résiderait-il dans ces étranges cristaux extraits au plus profond des mines de l'Empire ?
Deadly Deals
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Isa expected it to be just another shift at the Diablo, the only supernatural gentleman's club in Portland where not a single patron is of the human persuasion. But it's never just another day when you're sleeping with a boss who rubs elbows with the city's seedy underbelly. When Roane's back-alley deal goes sideways, it's his touch alone that can bring Isa back from the brink of true death.