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L'Egoutier Qui Voulait Etre Roi
By Patrick Huet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: French. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Il était une fois dans un pays lointain, un homme qui voulait être roi. Mais il n'était qu'un simple égoutier. Et dans ce pays, les égoutiers ne deviennent jamais des rois. Jamais ? Peut-être pas... Car les royaumes sont nombreux, il suffit d'en découvrir l'entrée.
A Father Christmas Story: Being a Tale of how Father Christmas Came to be
By Paul T. Kidd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Ever wondered where the fable of Father Christmas came from? Well, here is an imaginative answer. Set in the forests of the cold north one Yuletide Eve long ago, A Father Christmas Story tells of strange encounters and mysterious events. The tale provides an account, in keeping with the spirit of the festive period, of the first appearance of Father Christmas.
Father Christmas Adventures: Unexpected Tales of Christmas Magic
By Paul T. Kidd
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
In the best tradition of Christmas stories, Father Christmas Adventures provides a celebration of the festive season, while also critiquing contemporary society. Consisting of three short tales, all involving Father Christmas, this book delivers fables with unexpected twists and encounters, resulting in a degree of novelty that is rarely seen in this genre of fiction.
Down Home Country Magic
By Louisa Swann
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Everyone wants a little magic in their lives, don’t they? Everyone, that is, except the guy Gerold’s been sent to bring back to magic school. Can Gerold save the day and convince the cowboy to come back with him? Or are Gerold’s dreams of a post-elementary education as ephemeral as the cowboy’s magic?
Determination
By Gord McLeod
Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A reclusive wizard faces an enemy as old as death and twice as dangerous in this hilariously funny short story!
Circle Spinner and Other Tales
By Elizabeth Baxter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,740. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A tired old woman is the only one who can save a city from the terrifying Pantheon. A boy walks the empty corridors of a starship with only his dog for company. A high-flying city worker learns that fairy tales really do come true. A young slave woman discovers that she carries a power that could set her free. A cyborg demon-hunter meets an angel who throws his world into chaos.
A Second Date
By Janr Ssor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The U. of F. campus looked odd this morning. The vines on the dorm were much bigger than I remembered. I also didn't recall drinking enough to find myself sleeping in the forest, across of Anne's dorm, this morning. Little did I know that this morning would turn out to be the true test of how space and time could test the meaning of love.
4 Elements Of War
By Janr Ssor
Series: The Adventures Of Janr Ssor, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A 3000 year old battle is foretold by two Delphan Oracles with one tongue. The arena's are 4 and never before. Fought in the D-dimension, you will experience the war worlds of Air, Fire, Water and Earth, which only exist once every 3000 years at the will of a sentience so ancient no one knows its name.
A Flash in the Pan?
By Mark Webb
Price: Free! Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ever wonder why aliens don't visit Earth? Or what coffee a demon likes to drink? Or how bureaucracy could really screw up a grand space adventure? A Flash in the Pan? is a collection of speculative flash fiction stories that answers these questions and more. As featured in the Antipodean SF online magazine in 2012 and 2013.
Caeli
By Gregory Grayson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,980. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Alan Porter is about to embark on a journey beyond the limitations of his simple, unfulfilling existence. He will discover what it means to not only have a purpose, but to finally be able to do something about it. When life on Earth ends, the fight has only just begun.
The Willow Fairies
By Bethany Rae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Willow Fairies lead enchantingly happy lives, with only one problem, the Dragonfly Riders. The fairy princess Arianthe must protect her beloved home without leaving it behind forever when a fierce Rider leads an attack that threatens the happiness of every fairy, and tells her he’ll only stop under one condition, a condition that would change the rest of Arianthe’s life forever...
Faith
By Dallas Matier
Price: Free! Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two men, neither of whom quite what they seem, attend a sermon. A short story about faith.
Endeavor.
By TMS
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In the eternal fight between the forces of the light and the dark,. What would you do to gain your rites of passage? How far, and how high would you reach, what mountain would you climb, to be able to say, like your ancestors said before you after they succeed, “I am not of the dark, I am the dark.”
Dragon, Bucket, Moon
By Sylvia Volk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Young Harmony lives in seclusion, hidden from the more dangerous mages who are her elders. So when a dragon poses her a riddle, intending to eat her if she can't find the answer, she has no one to turn to. No way to escape. No future, unless she can solve the riddle.
The Fairy's Plight
By Kyra Dune
Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: American English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Can the Fairy escape the Raven or will the chase end in her doom?
Tales from Faerie: Not So Long Ago
By Ben Guthrie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,110. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
This collection of eleven fairy tales set in modern times displays both the magic and danger of the land of Faerie. Expect unfriendly fays, dangerous journeys, and even the devil—but also some happy endings.
Toy Planets
By James Bishop
Price: Free! Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Latome’s universe is stagnant and without direction. When peer pressure forces Latome to intervene in his universe, the results are not as expected. Short Story 5,100 words +/-
Dream Lover (Dusty the Demon Hunter)
By D Michelle Gent
Series: Dusty the Demon Hunter, First. Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dusty is a teenage girl, as normal as any of her friends... the Dryads, Faeries, Nymphs, Angels, Cherubs and half-demons like her. She has a dark past, her mother was killed by a Demon and now she is protecting herself in case that Demon comes back for her. In the meantime Dusty travels from this world to the Astral Plane and her adventures are legendary... amongst her friends at least.
Ezra's God
By Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
What Ezra couldn’t wrap his wits around was how they could all be so certain that God existed when no one had ever seen him; and not only that, how they could all be so certain that he had not seen Him? Well, at first Ezra had not believed what he saw either, of course.
Super Olympic Shorts (Collision Of Worlds)
By Sandra Giles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,740. Language: British English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This collection of seven short stories is truly out of this world, all showing an event of some shape or form that takes place fifty years in the future. Each competitor truly surpasses the talents of any athlete you have witnessed in the traditional Olympics. In theory, that is, because they may not be human, but they certainly don't know what they are doing.