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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.
Princess and Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A dragon corners a princess under a bridge during a battle. She hasn't had much fighting experience and there is no one to help. This is a short story with one illustration.
La Letizia del Drago
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,990. Language: Italian. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Letizia d’Orsomare di Rocciaspunta della Spina è una giovane guerriera, ma l’essere donna non le aveva giovato granché fino a quel momento. Il padre non aveva mai accettato la sua indole guerresca e soltanto grazie alla sorella Grazia, Letizia aveva potuto sviluppare la sua passione, apprendendo tutti i segreti dell’arte del combattimento e della guerra dal maestro d’armi Antonio di Spadaronta...
L'ultimo bacio
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: Italian. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Il guerriero vichingo Thorkel torna vincitore dopo aver depredato e fatto razzie nelle terre dei Franchi. Ma il ritorno questa volta non è all’insegna della celebrazione della vittoria, perché un sogno molto strano gli ha regalato un’esperienza interiore di infinita dolcezza, della quale prova una profonda nostalgia. Thorkel da quel momento comincia a provare rigetto per la sua vita...
Een kans
You set the price! Words: 10,200. Language: Dutch. Published: October 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Het titelverhaal is zowel geïnspireerd door Lord Dunsany als door een bizar Darwinisme, maar uiteindelijk gaat het over een man en een vrouw die elkaar net niet bereiken - met vreselijke gevolgen. De andere verhalen bevatten elementen van sprookjes en andere volksverhalen, maar de problemen waar de personen mee kampen zijn verrassend alledaags.
Scarab of Sacrifice
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,980. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Bringing home an authentic Egyptian Scarab, Nancy didn’t realize a curse had been placed upon it, one that could take the lives of their two children, Janie and Junior. In nightmares Janie saw two Egyptian priests dragging them off to be sacrificed. Nancy thought nothing of the dreams, until finding herself in the same nightmare, and it was far too real to be ignored.
Wolf and Vampyr
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wellington is a werewolf, forever fragmented between his human side and his beastly part. What is he, the Man or the Wolf? And, more important, what does he want to be? This is a secret well-kept in the family, a secret more easily hidden because, being a merchant, he travels quite a lot. One day, at the market, he sees her, a beautiful woman with golden hair and amber eyes.
Arcana mundi: cuentos de fantasía y ciencia ficción
Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 51,740. Language: Spanish. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Arcana Mundi es la primera recopilación de relatos dedicada a Bear publicada en español. Una oportunidad única para explorar futuros biopunk donde extraños asesinatos esperan resolución, asistir a la heroica muerte de robots de guerra varados, toparse con dioses nórdicos y descubrir guiños a H. P. Lovecraft y Lewis Carroll en remotas estaciones espaciales.
The Book of Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a deep forest, a family living among the trees sets out to build a home. Who will help? What shape will the house take? And how long will it all last? Find out in this latest story by Angelica Bordeaux, author of "Tamika" and "A Great Thinker."
Dalynia - Nature's Slaughter
Series: Drift World Novella Series, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.00 from 1 review)
Time is running out for the people of Aazronia. Besieged by abominations, Magistrate Marcus flees to the druid homeworld to seek the help of the Druid Mother. He must battle his way past the rabid infestation that blocks his path to safety. As he prepares to retake his home, his only thoughts lie with the thousands of Aazronians that lay dying in their homes.
Ivan Hogue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An interplanetary hunter storms into a tavern on a mining outpost on Andula. He's looking for a beast, or a man... or maybe a spirit. He isn't quite sure.
Apex Magazine Issue 65
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,110. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released on the first Tuesday of every month.