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Heidi's Bad Hair Day by Joy Bassetti-Kruger
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Overnight Heidi lost everything that was familiar to her. She woke up in a strange place in an alien world where everyone lived in a bubble home in a bubble community, where they all partied hard by night and slept by day. When she complained, a woman called Zelda told her that she had got exactly what she'd asked for, because she had always been on the look out for a party to attend.
Karaluch w uchu by Agnieszka Żak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,040. Language: Polish. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
"Karaluch w uchu" to zbiór sześciu opowiadań fantastycznych, w których bohaterowie zmierzyć się muszą z demonami, potworami i jedną dziewczynką o oczach tak intensywnie brązowych i ciepłych, że aż wydają się czerwone. Przede wszystkim jednak - muszą zwalczyć własne lęki. To zbiór opowiadań o tym, co niezwykłe i groźne, ukryte tuż pod twoim nosem. Strać czujność choć na chwilę, a cię dopadnie.
Walk With Tom Lowell by Raitt Black
Price: Free! Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Tom Lowell enjoys walks with his daughter, and uses their time together to teach Alexis about life. He didn't know he would have to teach her about survival.
Mud and Brass by Andrew Knighton
Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
How far would you go for love, or for justice, or for the perfect gearwheel? Niggle grew up a mudlark, hunting for scrap on the polluted river riverbanks of a steampunk city. Having dragged himself out of poverty through mechanical skill, he now finds an opportunity in the steam-powered heart of Mercer Shackleton's factory. Will he choose love or something else?
Possibility - A SUM Inspired Story by Edgar Million
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
What happens after you die? Instead of nothing, or heaven, you discover a world where every possible you who ever lived exists in a world made entirely of you.
Center by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Betrayal brings consequences. Riley knows this just as well as her former friend Torey did. Yet he wrote a book betraying Riley, magic and life itself. In a world where the magic that flows through your soul determines your gender, Riley uneasily exists between the witches and warlocks. Will vengeance destroy Riley at last? Center is a thought-provoking story of gender, magic and destiny.
Blue by Natasha Weber
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Yulyan called Ezra is of a species he knows little about because he grew up among humans. He lives with a pounding at the back of his head called Blue, and he has no idea what Blue is or why his species is afflicted with it. He also seems cursed with fake memories that do not seem to belong to him, which could be a side effect of Blue
Oona: A Fairy Tale by Brooke Warra
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A dark secret is being kept in this modern day fairy tale about a young bride's murder and the terrible aftermath. Dive into this short story about a lonely widower and his living doll, Oona.
Storyteller's Bed and Breakfast by Xavier P. Otter III
Series: STBB, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Artisan Publishing Guild, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to the Storyteller’s Bed and Breakfast - Pilot Episode. Join new guests each season, individual episodes will allow one of the guests to tell their story in a different “special” room which will adapt to tell the stories in magical ways. As the tales come to life they may win the storyteller, their weeks stay for free or they may leave them lost in the walls of this magical place, forever!
Keeper of the Garden by Alexandre Stone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Magic still walks the earth. Even in the lost and forgotten places. A tale of quiet revelation set in the modern day New Mexico desert, where miracles still happen even when no one is looking.
The Museum of the Battle: A Tale From the Royal Road by J.M. Thompson
Series: Royal Road Sketches and Stories, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
What is the essence of a war museum? The Royal Road in the kingdom of Kesteva runs nearly 1,000 miles from the southeastern marchlands to the northwest coast. Skara Station, tucked into the marchlands of southeast Kesteva, is one of dozens of waystations along that highway of merchants, pilgrims, princes and commoners.
In the Hands of the Smith: a short story by Misti Wolanski
Series: Tales from Aleyi. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
For women like Flory, fear comes far more easily than trust. Is the strange dwarf visitor another person she should fear, or might he be what she needs, to be able to trust again? (A short story of about 3,200 words / 11 pages / 12 minutes for the average reader.)
Dreams of the Damned, Vol. 3 by Edward Fortman
Series: Dreams of the Damned. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: American English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The dark journey moves onward and into an unexpected respite. And, again, the wretched soul painting the dreams of the Damned in a whispering voice joins us and speaks of a boy who plays a card game invented to see who lives to eat; a phial filled with angst; and the saga of Wickersheim, where odd folks tug on pant legs, then trod forth with glee. Join us, and dream the dreams of the damned …
Clara is Dead! Long Live Clara! - A Fanfic Doctor Who Adventure by Matthew Sawyer
Series: Doctor Who Fan Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Matthew Sawyer. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
I like Jenna-Louise Coleman. I think her acting in the BBC television series Doctor Who is worthwhile Sci-Fi. But honestly, her character, Clara Oswin, sucks. Give Ms. Coleman a new role on the show, I propose. Bring back a favorite face, I dare say. I mean a rewarding character. I elect Romanadvoratrelundar, the Time Lady from Gallifrey. Jenna rejoins Peter Capaldi on Doctor Who...
Beware the Haze in the Distance: Is Life Ever What It Seems... by Gregory Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a world run by beings who best resemble thoroughbreds, Trequelle is a curious young lad, and his grandmother is deathly afraid of his curiosity. Children can always do things that can easily go wrong and Baezelle knows life in the Haze is never as easy as it seems. For the voices in the Haze, the intruders have always been at best controversial; now may be the time to banish them all, or worse!
The Lost Philosophy and Science of Zindetitious by Gari Hart
Price: Free! Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
A glimpse into an insignificant life that was, at one point in history, the most significant of all.
Dysfictional 2: Shreds of Sanity by Mandy White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,290. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Enjoy these twisted tales and more in Volume 2 of Mandy White’s 'Dysfunctional Fiction' series: - A henpecked husband makes a stand against his surly wife. - Is a mysterious stain on the ceiling of a prison cell a product of the inmate's imagination or something more sinister? - A woman trapped in a loveless marriage finds magic in a gift from a friend. - Something is alive in the outhouse…
Frost Fire Worlds August 2014 by Sylvan Bree Baker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,240. Language: English. Published: August 17, 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.