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Mender (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Seeing a big, red handlebar mustache every now and then isn't unusual, but three in one day, especially when one belongs to a woman? Now something strange is going on! Couple that with a hoard of rats invading your apartment and you've got a real problem on your hands. To add insult to injury, finding out that you are the root cause of all this could really ruin your day!
Above the Clouds (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Up in the air and out of your mind. Rick has been cooped up for half a day in economy class on a flight to Beijing and is ready for a change of pace. Unexpected turbulence though could prove to be more than asked for as Rick realizes his plane may not be alone in the cloudy skies over China. This story is also available in the bundled collection, “All Things Odd: 12 Speculative Fiction Stories."
Guardians of the Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Daroth is at wits end to know how to control a generation of children. The rowdiness he accepts, but when it gets out of hand he hands training of their offspring to Gabriel. The children take to training like ducks to water, but the mothers are missing their babies. The Life Mates decide to help their King reconsider and he learns not to underestimate the power of bonds between mother and child.
Empaquetados
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Deshaz el nudo. Desgarra con tus manos ansiosas el papel que lo envuelve y descubre lo que contiene este peligroso paquete que Sportula ha preparado. Como especial del día del libro 2014, Sportula ofrece totalmente gratis una antología con textos de algunos de sus mejores autores. Aquí están, empaquetados, esperando a que los descubras y te adentres en los universos que han creado.
Nameless Night: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I don’t remember what I looked like, but most ghosts don’t after one hundred years.
Minding
Series: From the Life and Times of Gilbert MacD, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
It's just one of those days for Gilbert: awful younger brother and his friends, vague warnings from grans, running late for classes and general nasties at the local club. It's enough to make Gilbert want to wash his hands off everything and everyone.
The Hunt for Tatterwing: A Tatterwing Chronicles Glimpse
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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In this glimpse of the Tatterwing Chronicles, a group of sell-swords recruit tracker Hal Ternhill in their hunt for the mysterious witch known as Tatterwing.
Tales of Erana: Myths and Legends
Series: Tales of Erana. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Love and lore, magic and mayhem and romance and revenge abound in this collection of five short fantasy stories.
Hoe we vroeger waren
Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: Dutch. Published: April 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
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Willem Deutz woont tegen zijn zin in bejaardentehuis De Dennengeur. Als hij op een avond een wandeling door het bos gaat maken, komt hij een oude bekende tegen: Sophie, de avondheks. Dit verhaal werd derde bij de Fantastels schrijfwedstrijd 2013 en won tevens de Deviantprijs.
Soldiers One - Warriors of Misfortune
Series: Soldiers Two - Warriors of Courage. Price: Free! Words: 19,940. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two short stories about soldiers in a Sci-Fi/Fantasy scenario. “Untenable Situation” and “Heart Strings” reflect the true grit of the human spirit. By reflecting on the serious situations of these soldiers, we come to realize the insignificance of our own circumstances. I hope you enjoy these two short stories and will follow the series as I continue the plight of other “Warriors of Misfortune”.
The Infinity Jar
Series: Short Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Children will be children. But, when they begin telling stories and the line between imagination and reality becomes cloudy ... well ... questions emerge from just about everywhere.
Fantasy Legends - Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 36,890. Language: British English. Published: April 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short fantasy stories by David Burrows. Delve into Burrows' world of demons and dragons. Experience the brutal reality behind summoning a demon. In a world of shaol, kara-stones, grakyn and krell -- anything can happen. Read sample chapters from the Prophecy of the Kings, a Gold Award winning novel (Readersfavorite 2010) by David Burrows.
The Dawn of Rigoberto
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In this short story, Rigoberto, an orphan, is the tallest, strongest, wisest and kindest man in the fishing village of Agua Rocosa. His mother wandered off within weeks of his birth & is rumored to be a witch, but has gained goddess status with many of the villagers. Nearing her death & as he obtains his thirty-third year, she gives him the gift of his father and much about his life becomes clear.
Bloody Red Sun of Fantastic L.A.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,170. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Hollywood, city of the stars, is now a spiritual battleground. Archangel Michael arrives in Hollywood to confront the demon, Ba'al. Meeting in the crossroad of Hollywood Blvd and Vine St, spectators learn too late this isn't a movie. This is an intense, high energy fantasy story with strong elements of horror.
Mews and Moms
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Maria Mur is a fourth-grader that has been bullied her whole life. One day, she gets invited to a party for the most popular girl in elementary! Then, she has to get the perfect gift! She decides to adopt three cats for the gift. Then, she has to find out: Will the cats help her,or make the whole situation worse?
The Warrior and The Holy Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,120. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Haveshi, a young wife and mother betrayed by her clan, sets out on a path to regain what she has lost. Latan, a lowly clerk in a magical order, finds himself on a path of unexpected danger and self-discovery, guided by the warrior named Haveshi Yellowcrow. Two fantasy stories that make up a novella-length duology, set in the same magical world as Chosen of Azara.
Les fourchettes parlent-elles le grec ancien ?
Series: Coffee Stories, dessert #2. Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: French. Published: April 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
La plupart des objets sont inertes et inoffensifs. Mais certains ont plus de volonté que d'autres. Les portes qui claquent, les clous qui dépassent, les imprimantes qui tombent en panne, les verres qui vous glissent des mains... Vous pensez vraiment que tout ça n'est dû qu'au hasard ou à la maladresse ? Avant d'être atteint du syndrome de la page blanche, Anthony Flitz le croyait, lui aussi.
World War D(warves)
Price: Free! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I will try to relay to you, the reader, wherever you are, in whatever time and place, the horror of a planet gone crazy overnight. Fantasy became reality bringing death. When you picture the concepts of reality and fantasy in your mind there is a clear line separating them, fiction over here, and nonfiction over here. On March 3rd 2033 at 3:33pm EST, a dark fantasy became an unbearable reality.
Rendezvous with a Rebel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Mary Todd Lincoln and Jefferson Davis face off in a steampunk showdown in this alternative history version of the Civil War. Set in historic Charleston, Mary Todd, the President's femme fatale, matches wits against the wily Confederate Davis and his army of automatons in hopes of hastening the War's end.
Sword & Mythos
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The blades of heroes clash against the darkest sorcery. An anthology of heroic fantasy and Lovecraft's Mythos.