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The Minstrel Angel
Price: Free! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The forces of mankind face certain defeat as a demon army closes in, but when they capture an intriguing, inhuman spy, his dark powers may prove to be just what they need to turn the tide.
Life on Other Moons
Price: Free! Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
After the last woman on Earth dies and the moon breaks in half, the male survivors begin to question love, masculinity, and fate. Later, a civilization on the moon begins to rebuild after decades of civil war. Three other stories chart the progress of a boy and his father on their multi-year journey from rural, 1960s Alabama to a war-torn Vietnam and ultimately to the moon.
FrostFire Worlds November 2014
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Alban Lake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This quarterly magazine is devoted to science fiction and fantasy for younger readers, ages 8 to 80 or so. The stories focus on characters, on adventures, on folks coping with future developments or, in the case of fantasy, magical circumstances.
The Mussel Eater
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Karitoki is fascinated by the Pania, who beckons him with her plump, scaled flesh, her razor-sharp nails, her fish-oil scent. His Pania, he believes, loyal to him just as she is loyal to the lives of the dolphins and whales she guards. His Pania, if only she would eat the delicate mussels he cooks for her, every day, by the sea. But a Pania never eats cooked food.
When We Come to It
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ten years of hopeless war. Ten years, fighting for a mad king. Filya wants nothing more than desertion and escape. Unfortunately, he travels with honorable Sir Pyotr. On a scouting mission, Sir Pyotr battles a magical bridge guardian. Filya sees his chance to escape. Only one problem — he'd abandon Sir Pyotr to capture and death... When We Come to
Bind by the River
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Exhausted, starving, and out of magic: a terrible way to meet your assassin. Terlik meets the warrior woman beside a river. Him: an exhausted apprentice wizard on a mission for his master. Her: a dishonored warrior-turned-assassin, hunting for Terlik. Terlik will die ... unless his wits prove faster than his spells...
Destinies Entwined: A Children of the Wells Anthology
Series: Children of the Wells - Extra Content. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,920. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Destinies Entwined is a collection of short fiction expanding the world presented in the first five novellas of Children of the Wells. Each story is inspired by one of the first five novellas, exploring the repercussions of the events of that novella. For the lives of soldiers and scientists and zealots are all entwined in ways one might never guess.
The Wheel Is Broken: 10 Stories
Series: Children of the Wells - Extra Content. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Children of the Wells. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Children of the Wells story collection. "The Wheel is broken. In one day, the great city of Jalseion is broken." In 10 flash fictions, glimpse how its people–from the homeless beggar to the city’s Overseer–deal with the catastrophe and its consequences. This is a companion piece to The Select’s Bodyguard.
Over the Hills and Far Away
Price: Free! Words: 97,600. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Fairy tales, like music and poetry, are a language known to every soul no matter the culture, time, or place. Travel 'over the hills and faraway,' with these varied tales of Faerie and for a little while reclaim the wonder and joy peculiar to a childlike heart.
The Harshlands and Eternal Summer
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The travelers would change their world. When Panil sees the newcomers approaching, change is in the air like smoke on the breeze. But his teacher does not hear him – she believes all will be well, or so she says. Even the elder Nashat's patience and unparalleled wisdom cannot save Panil from the pride and fire of youth. And it might be that nothing can save their world from the change to come.
The Park
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
'The Park' is the first short story from an upcoming horror anthology- 'Ten'. Available as a standalone read for a limited time. Lots of young boys have fears, but Danny has only one- his local park. He thinks it's a dark, empty place. He thinks bad things happen there. He's seen something hiding in the shadows. But when he's forced to enter the park one night, he comes face-to-face with terror.
Triptych of Time
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 43,380. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Have you ever thought what it would be like to travel to the past, or stand in front of a beautiful spectre, to watch time go past and wanted to be a part of this phenomenon of time, past and future. That is up to you to decide..
Tales of Love, Hope and Amazement
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
A collection of short stories dealing with fantasy romance with a twist.
A Dreamer`s Guide To Reality
Price: Free! Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Although all characters are fictional, the story is based on true events which have been adapted in order to help the reader understand better the life of the leading character. The story starts off with Gregory waking up in the middle of the night, scared by a dream he could not remember. The feeling of déjà vu follows his actions throughout the story aiding the reader to return to the conflict.
Grail
You set the price! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Zombie roams the streets! Framed for murder and executed, Drale is having a bad time.
Tales of Adventure
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,600. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Meyari McFarland gathers together six stories of adventure in this first themed collection, Tales of Adventure. Inside you will find stories in turn touching (Anniversary), life-threatening (The Web), questioning (Bringing the Rains), daring (Cloud Cover) and exciting (Scavenger. Six stories. Six adventures. Pure excitement.
Rope Bridge
Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Grandpa Jesse shows young May a magical world on the other side of a rope bridge.
I wish I had a good book to read.
Price: Free! Words: 17,360. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Try this collection of short stories written by the author of the Silver Sagas series!
Aurealis #76
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue features stories by Meryl Stenhouse and Melanie Rees as well as our monthly review of new titles and yet another instalment of 'Sacred Cows' by Stephen Higgins.
Black Static #43 Horror Magazine (Nov - Dec 2014)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine, 43. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
November 2014’s Black Static, #43, has fiction by Ralph Robert Moore, Usman T. Malik, Simon Bestwick, Annie Neugebauer, Andrew Hook & Aliya Whiteley; Ben Baldwin’s cover art for 'Drown Town', more art from Tara Bush & Dave Senecal and James Cooper is Peter Tennant’s interviewee in Case Notes (book reviews). Tony Lee reviews DVDs & Blu-rays plus Lynda Rucker and Stephen Volk comment on the genre.