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Rag & Bones Shorts: 1983
Series: Rag & Bones Shorts, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This short story is part of The Rag & Bones Vampire Series world. Rag’s on a big night out, but it doesn’t go quite as planned. For a start, the bouncer won’t let him into the nightclub and when he does eventually get to the dance floor, not everyone is pleased by the way he acts – they’re not keen on his feeding habits. The evening ends in one big fight. Nothing new, then.
Blue Caladium
Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: American English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Well of Mladris has been poisoned by the apprentice wizard Galzuth and the Eloen Witches are dying. If the Three Moons of the Nerinx dies, Nafelahar will plunge into darkness. Queen Halaema sends Nissa and Sir Darcassian on a perilous journey to find the black unicorn and extract a cure before it's too late.
An Anthology of Blades
Series: The Simpson Anthologies, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Axes, swords, knives, cursed, blessed or from the Otherlands, this anthology is all about things that cut, slice, dice or amputate. From a buried blade housing one of the protagonists of an ancient battle, to axes wielded by a barbarian at the crossroads of destiny, all the short stories and poems contained in this anthology have one common theme—they are some kind of blade.
Infant Insomnia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Ama’s six-week-old daughter is failing to thrive, and the doctor doesn’t know what to do. Sacrificing her sleep, she looks into the future to see if she can figure out how to help her baby. But while a few futures show that her daughter lives, many show her passing away within the month.
Anna (a short story)
Price: Free! Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Once upon a time a little girl woke up in the dark and thought to herself, 'I seem to have forgotten something.'" And so Anna's quest for what she has forgotten begins... 'Anna' is a short, dark fable that can be enjoyed by all ages.
The Icit (a short story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Icit is a short, fairy tale story. In the middle of dark, snowy woods, that have never known the warmth of spring, lives the Hunter and his daughter Rina. When the Hunter does not return one night, Rina knows her father has been stolen by the Icit - a terrible creature who roams the woods. With the help of three magical coals, Rina sets off to save her father.
Someone's Been Sleeping In My Bed
Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mashups
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Skye's life is exactly where it should be at her age; several rungs up the corporate ladder, a vegan boyfriend whose looks are only matched by his naivete, and a yoga-toned body draped in natural blonde locks. Life is going well, that is until her grandmother dies and she has to go look after her cottage.
Half Sour, Half Sweet
Price: Free! Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
David Brown is a lonely 70 year old man driving into the country to fish in a trout stream behind the house he grew up in. A place he hasn’t seen in a half-century or more. But of course, there’s more to it than that. While fishing, he notices something that he should have found when he was a child, and it opens up a whole new range of regrets to David… and magical opportunity.
Nancy Werlock's Diary: Possession is 9/10th of the Law
Series: Nancy Werlock's Diary, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,240. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Marriage counselor Nancy Werlock didn't want to take over the family business. Unfortunately for her fate, and a bunch of conniving spirits, have other plans. Now Nancy finds herself fumbling through exorcisms and training an apprentice. Because for Werlock women, the family business is demonology. And at the Three Wishes Boutique, the customer may not always be right, but he may be possessed.
Seren Draig
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Arwen Jones has secret, ancient powers. The Government knows and takes them from her. But when they do, they release a dragon bent on destroying us all.
[Dragon]
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,870. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Her father looked up, his smile like a forgotten promise. "Girls have to meet the dragon before they can become a princess." "I don't believe in the dragon," she said. "No one's ever seen it." "It lives forever, Gerty. It came a hundred years ago and it will come again tonight."
Herald of the New World
Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: American English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A dynasty stands at the brink of annihilation. Its fate lies within the hands of one kunoichi, but not in the matter anyone suspects...
The Mystic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,810. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the magical realm of the fairies, EL Tianne, queen of the fairies, is watching the sand of a young adept's life running out. The young man is about to die in the storm of his own power tearing him apart. Only one can be sent to save him. Only one has the power to bring him back alive. But the Mystic is late. He might not make it in time.
Devils, Death & Dark Wonders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,940. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Comet Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Comet Press is proud to present the best writings of the inimitable Randy Chandler in one huge collection of over 30 short stories of horror, crime, fantasy and more. Include are notes for each story from the author. "She whispered to him and he wrote down her stories. Tales of dark wonder and awe. Of flesh and fantasy. Of black dogs and gargoyles and cranial holes opening upon other worlds. She
If Only, If Only: A Collection of Magical and Humorous Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
We at Ferly Media hope ― no, we know you will enjoy this anthology fiction by indie author, Lennox Mumpsfield. The only reason he's using a pen name here is because he doesn't want the legions of fans beating his front door down to force him into storytelling slavery. This is the only volume of humorous short stories in history to have sold trillions of copies on launch day. Join the craze!
Divide and Conquer Volume One
Price: Free! Words: 38,010. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
This collection of short stories is the product of a Foil & Phaser workshop where a group of authors collectively tried to complete the 2013 National Novel Writing Month challenge of writing 50,000 words in the month of November. The goal was to have the group submit their stories, and then they would peer edit to critique and offer suggestions to improve their writing. (38,000 words approx.)
Universos Literários
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Antologia Fantasy & Co.: Universos Literários
The Last Titan: A Short Kaiju Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In a forest that lurks at the edges of civilization, lives a prehistoric beast. Each night, he leaves his forest to wreak havoc on the cities of man. This is one of those nights. This story can also be found in the short fiction collection, Symphony of Humanity.
Volume 2: Time Travel
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 28,230. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Volume 2 of Inaccurate Realities features five new stories that play with the wibbly wobbly structure that is time. They take us back through history, into an unknown future and much more. Who knows what you'll find when all of time and space is open to you!
The Adventures of Gannon Skyborn (The Shadowed of Gilead)
Price: Free! Words: 28,610. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Prequel collection of gently connected stories to the Shadowed of Gilead series featuring the Rogue Hunter, Gannon Skyborn. In a series of rip-roaring adventures through the Southern Seas of Alum the daring young Tanthris faces off against carnivorous trees, mystifying young ladies, reckless adventurers, and an ancient dragon who remembers the world when it was young.