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Oathsworn by Shaun Kilgore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Memories of treachery and betrayal still haunt Landon. His family torn apart, his father and brother sent away to some faraway prison, he is about to receive another blow. While toiling in a rock quarry for the local nobility, he receives a visitor: his brother-in-law, Bendri, has arrived. His mother is dying. The journey home will affirm his desire for vengeance.
The Ruling by Shaun Kilgore
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Founders House Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Caraland's king is dead, but a Queen Evalayne has lost her husband and the father of her only child. Struggling with her loss, the queen must still act in the best interests of her people. A council is convened. Its business has consequences for the realm. Evalayne's daughter is the heir and must be protected at all costs. With the king's advisors, the queen confers a powerful ruling.
Playing with Reality by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Charles Myloft Martin the Third arrives at the shadow golf pro-am with a plan. But her plan quickly forces her into a hazard. First, the club refuses to let her play because of her gender. Then, she finds help in the unlikeliest place. And that help comes with a handicap—one she failed to realize she had. One that will make her question her own place in the “real world.”
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2015) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Ballerina and Boy by Mae Rennox
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A boy is mesmerized by a Ballerina that lives on a moon just out of reach of the stretching limbs of the tree of life. Another flash fiction I wrote while experimenting with a new writing style.
Woody Allen Makes A Scary Sandwich - Horror Pastiche, Stories & Poems by Karen S. Cole
Price: Free! Words: 125,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Heywood "Woody" Allen: Over time, Allan Stewart Konigsberg and I have associated with each other. This is the first in a series of books compiling a few short stories we've distantly collaborated on throughout the past 25 years. I am a book ghostwriter and editor of long standing, and these "tall tales" reflect a variety of genres including horror fiction, humorous sci-fi and narrative nonfiction.
My Mysterious Doppelganger by David Sloma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Web of Life Solutions. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A struggling writer working a dead-end office job encounters his doppelganger; his double from another time and space. In a portal that appears in reflective surfaces, the man shows him amazing glimpses of the future. The mysterious stranger is who he might become one day, if he dares to follow through with what the weird man says. A short story.
Foxheart by Jessi Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: Australian English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Suiko Tanaka has come to Australia from Japan to study, and to start a new life away from the old beliefs and ancient secrets of her family. But when a young boy from her unit block goes missing, Suiko must make a choice. Should she continue to keep her gift hidden… or use it to prove to herself – and her family – that her kind belong in this new world?
Beyond The Wall by Wil Clayton
Series: Long Shadows on a Wide Plain. Price: Free! Words: 31,660. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
At the southern edge of the world sits a kingdom in the swamp. In its capital of Hallow’s Keep sits a tower, inside a young princess, Orleena, awaits the return of the father she has never met. The war is done and the peace is secured. Now, with her father’s homecoming Orleena will be free to finally leave her tower and when she does she will learn of her city, her people and her family.
The Lady's Kiss (Tales of the Thief-City) by Gareth Lewis
Series: Tales of the Thief-City, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: British English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Even knowing his client's lying, Rax can't resist the opportunity to deal with a long-standing mystery of the city. Enchanted lovers, an evil sorcerer, and a mysterious woman who could be the death of them all. Will Rax's obsession prove his undoing? Ninth in the Tales of the Thief-City series. A 7,000 word short story.
The Book of Orm by A J Dalton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Kristell Ink. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
This exciting new collection brings together the writing talents of international fantasy author A J Dalton, Nadine West (Bridport Anthology) and Matt White (prize-winning scriptwriter). Magic, myth and heroic mayhem combine in a world that is eerily familiar yet beautifully liberating.
Betwixt Issue 7 by Betwixt Magazine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Betwixt is a quarterly magazine of eclectic speculative fiction. The ebook edition of issue 7 collects all four stories originally published online. Issue 7 includes original fiction by Peri Fae Blomquist, Jennifer Hykes, Jason Kimble, and Trevor Shikaze.
Infinite Travels by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons · Short Story Collections. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Seven journeys: Infinite Travels collects seven stories by Meyari McFarland chronicling travels physical, emotional and metaphorical. Questions of identity, of freedom, of gender and justice are examined in these seven stories that span the genres and explore whole new worlds. Infinite Travels collects seven exciting trips into the imagination of Meyari McFarland that you will never forget.
The crow that followed the sun by michaela sefler
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From ancient figures to modern heroes, in these five metaphysical short stories we witness the unfolding of the lives of noble kings and queens, and journey through the galaxy to a world of ancient magic and enchantment, true love and survival. Through ancient symbols these heroes help us to witness ancient mysteries through natural wonders
Pockets and Other Unusual Stories by M.R. Hyde
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Pockets, filing cabinets, a tailor and alternate universes, a god's misuse of power, a fat angel eating lunch, a surprise defense for a deaf girl, a girl shaped like a bean pod. These and other subjects comprise this volume of fantasy stories by M.R. Hyde dealing with legacies, injustice, hatred, love, redemption and otherworldliness.
The Last Leprechaun by R.J. Maxwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Last Leprechaun is a whimsical tale for any age that unfolds in Ireland and will have you searching your heart for your own magic. A tale of myth and magic, family and community, love and loss. A fairy tale that will tug at your heart strings as we find these mythical beings aren't so much different than we are. For believers of all ages.
Winterturn by Dorothy A. Winsor
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings(5.00 from 1 review)
Twelve-year-old Cade and his older brother, Roth, have an adventure on the ice at the feast of Winterturn.
Kicking Sand In The Face Of Jehovah by Lee A Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 2,850. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
It is the biggest day of his life, but the events in the Churchyard right before his wedding paints a stressful scene of chaos. Rain would be the least of his concerns as the ground opens up and starts swallowing guests. Then in through the gates walks the one person who will throw fuel on the fire of destruction.
The Witch Shrink by L L Watkin
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Their hour was almost up and Heather had spent most of it at the window, facing outward. Dr Schever didn’t interrupt and didn’t push, but the pressure of her unspoken questions was preying on Heather’s mind. She couldn’t tell the doctor what she really was and certainly not why she was really there. The shrink would not approve of either.