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The Last Dragon
By Tabitha Ormiston-Smith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An old king with three sons. A dragon menacing the farmlands. A noble quest. One son is strong, one clever and the other one is Lorn. Which will defeat the dragon and inherit his father's kingdom?
In Fabula-divino
By Nicole Murphy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Take eight authors, edit them like they've never been edited before, and what do you get? In Fabula-divino, the mentoring/publishing venture from Australian writer Nicole Murphy. Along with guest stars Kevin J Anderson, Rebecca Moesta, Trudi Canavan, Angela Slatter and Kaaron Warren, these speculative fiction tales will delight you.
Dúranaki Chronicles, Volume 1
By Justin Beghtol
Series: Dúranaki Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,350. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dúranaki Chronicles features five short stories revolving around T'vance Arain, a hot-headed drug addict, assassin, and aspiring mage.
Three of a Kind: Tales of Luck, Chance & Misfortune
By C.J. Pinard, Kristen Middleton, & LR Potter
Price: Free! Words: 45,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
~The Coin Collector~ The strange father of the hot girl across the street from Trent's house is suspected to be behind the rash of missing children. ~Lucky Strike~ Chance has never been lucky, but her fate may change in A.C. when someone from her past appears. ~Leprechaun~ Noah Graham wants a divorce but doesn't want to give her half. A strange man in a bar offers him a solution, for a price.
Dawn of Spears
By J. F. Pérez
Series: Legendary Dark Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
This story has all the ingredients that aspiring to make it epic: a fratricidal war between five kingdoms, a crazy monarch who yearns to be crowned absolute emperor, a secret mission and a story of impossible love.
We Happy Few (Short Story)
By Jill Shultz
Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Pied Piper has a supernatural ability to catch rats. He’s a vampire. It’s a good living until an unpaid bill in Hamelin and his revenge--kidnapping the kids and turning them into vampires--backfires and he has to flee Europe with his kids. Jack follows in his father’s footsteps. Until the Piper’s girlfriend sparks a fight between father and son. Jack must decide what he'll sacrifice for love.
Partings
By Lisa Williamson
Series: Death Walks Through, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A lady, a Knight and a long awaited ending to their tragic tale
Christmas Wings
By Lily Rose
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Zarna is a shadow fairy born without wings. To fit in she steals wings from living creatures. This year she’s looking for her own set of Christmas Wings.
Titan
By Joshua DeBenedetto
Price: Free! Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story prequel to the Academy Trilogy, this tale follows a student who is accepted to the world famous school for training heroes, only to find himself at the mercy of men desperate to maintain the school's dark secret.
Ice
By Lisa Williamson
Series: Echoes of Elder Times, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One morning the world ended. It wasn't with a boom or even a whimper. Ice covered everything.
Death Is the Answer
By Lisa Williamson
Series: Echoes of Elder Times, 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A master sorcerer who will not accept the answer before him. A woman sent to test him, to try and redeem him. Sometimes the only answer to a problem is death
All That There Was
By Lisa Williamson
Series: Worlds Apart, 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What would you do if you met a sentient tree? Would you sit and listen to its tale? Would you let it take you away? Book two in the Worlds Apart collection of short stories
The Sons of Alkaia
By Thea Atkinson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,820. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The wolves smelled the milk and blood on her and they came. Alkaia, a warrior of Enyalia, has been exiled from her homeland, divested of all the tools she needs to survive because she dared free the man Theron from certain death. Now, she must find a way to use that vulnerability for survival. But will she be able to save the infant too, or will that come at a cost she's not ready to pay?
A Trap of Eyes
By Lisa Williamson
Series: Echoes of Elder Times, 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 730. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
He is the Hunter, trapping and killing the exotic and the hard to catch. But this time he finds a maiden, lost in the forest. She asks for his help. Is it time for the Hunter to become the hunted?
Not So Professional
By Brandon Dowless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Not So Professional by Brandon Dowless Tub the ogre is tired. Tired of the unfounded stereotypes placed upon ogres by humans. They parade around his woods, hunting his prey and gathering his berries, all the while assuming that ogres are a bunch of stupid, ugly, smelly (okay, maybe that one's not “unfounded” per se) human-eaters.
Moon Risings
By Eleanor Frances
Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Alex tries to be a normal teenage girl, but normal isn't so easy for a teen werewolf. So one one fateful moon when she is trapped with a stranger will he make it out alive, will the wolf inside her kill him or will they find that within the darkness of the full moon they have something more....
A Weekend in Heaven
By Cameron Thompson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
I am driving along a long dark country lane, when suddenly a deer jumps out and hits my car, sausing it to swerve off the road and hit a tree. I am airlifted by helicopter to hospital, where I am rushed to surgery. Unfortunately, I go into a coma and 'die' on the operating table. I find myself in heaven, where I meet up with some old buddies who have got there before me.
A Chimaera in my Wardrobe
By Tina Rath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short fantasy stories for the 21st century, told by a gentle little monster with a penchant for happy endings. He introduces policemen, mummies, bikers, vampires, background artistes, a stage-struck devil and a successful author, plus an unusual take on some fairy stories you thought you knew! Each section is complete in itself, but the story of the chimaera will carry to the end
Island Between Times
By John Stevenson
Series: Australian. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Bloodthirsty Pirates: World War II; an Island paradise, and a stolen Ruby with mystical powers makes a leisurely sailing holiday anything but. Alone and trapped on an island two children must find a way to save their parents before the Shah’s mystic ruby brings time back into order.
Apex Magazine - Issue 46
By Apex Publications
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,970. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue 46 our the Hugo Award-nominated science fiction, fantasy, and horror zine Apex Magazine contains new work by Rachel Swirsky, Liz Argall, Tim Pratt, William Alexander, and Kelly McCullough.