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The Hobblesman
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Series: The Crystal Kingdom. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Mave’c, an orphaned and directionless man, strives to cross the Sable Mountains to reach the work promised him on the other side. Only, a brief encounter with the monastery at Ravensbark forces him not only to reconsider his destination, but his life itself. A heart-wrenching story of self-discovery and built-in, natural limitation. The Hobblesman: a Crystal Kingdom short story.
The Whistling Kingdom
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Series: Zak Steepleman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Zak Steepleman: Not your average thirteen-year-old gamer. He determines to become the greatest gamer on planet Earth. Only one thing stands in his way: His games console. No longer can Zak put off that tedious-looking fantasy game. But perhaps he can make the experience more immersive if he goes to the actual Whistling Kingdom. The Whistling Kingdom: a Zak Steepleman short story.
The Gatling Gun of Hell
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Series: Zak Steepleman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Zak Steepleman: Not your average thirteen-year-old gamer. He determines to become the greatest gamer on planet Earth. Only one thing stands in his way: His games console. Because, as Zak fires off on a speed-run of They Came from Hell!! 2, he realises that his games console holds the key to a whole other realm. The Gatling Gun of Hell: a Zak Steepleman short story.
Nancy Werlock's Diary: Possession is 9/10th of the Law
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Series: Nancy Werlock's Diary, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Marriage counselor Nancy Werlock didn't want to take over the family business. Unfortunately for her fate, and a bunch of conniving spirits, have other plans. Now Nancy finds herself fumbling through exorcisms and training an apprentice. Because for Werlock women, the family business is demonology. And at the Three Wishes Boutique, the customer may not always be right, but he may be possessed.
Seren Draig
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Arwen Jones has secret, ancient powers. The Government knows and takes them from her. But when they do, they release a dragon bent on destroying us all.
[Dragon]
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Her father looked up, his smile like a forgotten promise. "Girls have to meet the dragon before they can become a princess." "I don't believe in the dragon," she said. "No one's ever seen it." "It lives forever, Gerty. It came a hundred years ago and it will come again tonight."
Herald of the New World
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Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A dynasty stands at the brink of annihilation. Its fate lies within the hands of one kunoichi, but not in the matter anyone suspects...
The Mystic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the magical realm of the fairies, EL Tianne, queen of the fairies, is watching the sand of a young adept's life running out. The young man is about to die in the storm of his own power tearing him apart. Only one can be sent to save him. Only one has the power to bring him back alive. But the Mystic is late. He might not make it in time.
Devils, Death & Dark Wonders
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,940. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Comet Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Comet Press is proud to present the best writings of the inimitable Randy Chandler in one huge collection of over 30 short stories of horror, crime, fantasy and more. Include are notes for each story from the author. "She whispered to him and he wrote down her stories. Tales of dark wonder and awe. Of flesh and fantasy. Of black dogs and gargoyles and cranial holes opening upon other worlds. She
If Only, If Only: A Collection of Magical and Humorous Short Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
We at Ferly Media hope ― no, we know you will enjoy this anthology fiction by indie author, Lennox Mumpsfield. The only reason he's using a pen name here is because he doesn't want the legions of fans beating his front door down to force him into storytelling slavery. This is the only volume of humorous short stories in history to have sold trillions of copies on launch day. Join the craze!
Divide and Conquer Volume One
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Price: Free! Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This collection of short stories is the product of a Foil & Phaser workshop where a group of authors collectively tried to complete the 2013 National Novel Writing Month challenge of writing 50,000 words in the month of November. The goal was to have the group submit their stories, and then they would peer edit to critique and offer suggestions to improve their writing. (38,000 words approx.)
Stasis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In this short story, Kurt Williams has spent the last twenty years as a Libertarian refugee from a collapsing society. On his return to civilization, what he finds is nothing short of devastating. In an America where big government has run amok and nearly everything is outlawed, will his defiance and courage be enough to restore sanity?
Universos Literários
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Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Antologia Fantasy & Co.: Universos Literários
The Last Titan: A Kaiju Story
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Series: Cruel and Swift Instruments of Nature. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In a forest that lurks at the edges of civilization, lives a prehistoric beast. Each night, he leaves his forest to wreak havoc on the cities of man. This is one of those nights. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Cruel and Swift Instruments of Nature.
Volume 2: Time Travel
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Volume 2 of Inaccurate Realities features five new stories that play with the wibbly wobbly structure that is time. They take us back through history, into an unknown future and much more. Who knows what you'll find when all of time and space is open to you!
The Adventures of Gannon Skyborn (The Shadowed of Gilead)
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Price: Free! Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Prequel collection of gently connected stories to the Shadowed of Gilead series featuring the Rogue Hunter, Gannon Skyborn. In a series of rip-roaring adventures through the Southern Seas of Alum the daring young Tanthris faces off against carnivorous trees, mystifying young ladies, reckless adventurers, and an ancient dragon who remembers the world when it was young.
Tribute
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Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A peasant fights to save his wife from becoming a living sacrifice to the Old Gods.
Legacy
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Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: American English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A repentant bard reunites with siblings he abandoned to halt the encroaching apocalypse. Inspired by http://us.fotolia.com/id/41912820.
One Small Step, an anthology of discoveries
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 98,920. Language: Australian English. Published: January 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sixteen stories of discovery from Australia's best writers. Each story in some way addresses the idea of discoveries, new beginnings, or literal or figurative "small steps", but each story takes you to places you far beyond the one small step you imagine... Journey through worlds and explore the reaches of the universe with this collection.
La Santisima
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Price: Free! Words: 6,210. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
La Santa Muerte watches over the poor, the ones that the Church abandons. Sebastian’s friend Carlos promises that La Santa Muerte will be Sebastian's patron saint, that she will protect him and grant his wishes. Sebastian is disappointed as his prayers are rejected, and he loses faith. One night his sister Lucía joins him, and La Santa Muerte answers their prayer to bring their brother home ...