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Of Kelpie Lullabies
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Short Story. Will a sorcerer’s gift truly prove powerful enough to break the fae curse or will Keiranna be doomed to remain in exile as a monster forever?
Piece by Piece
Price: Free! Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
From the pages of The Dark That Follows comes a short story about Jason Mills. Jason Mills is no ordinary Fortune Teller. As opposed to most of his brethren, Jason can actually see the future. And his latest customer wants to push that gift to its limits. Piece By Piece shows what Jason Mills does when he's not worrying about the end of the world.
Master Minds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Which is more important: reason or passion? Can the two co-exist? Third Flatiron Anthologies presents "Master Minds," a new collection of short stories that consider the different meanings of intelligence. Join thirteen new and established speculative fiction writers in a mind-boosting exploration of sentience and sapience.
With Fingers Gray and Cold
Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Evil won't be swindled. In the frozen lands beyond the edge of civilization, charlatan Marten the Magnificent swindles villagers of their valuables in exchange for superstitious charms. But when faced with a true monster, Marten is forced to rely on his own useless trinkets, or risk losing his life. A dark fantasy short story.
Vicarious Fate (Flash Fiction / Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
(3.00 from 1 review)
Another failed experiment unites a master of the dark arts with an unlikely victim who holds the key to unlocking a new discovery. A story of betrayal, vengeance, and a twisting turn of events, "Vicarious Fate" chronicles events preceding R.M. Prioleau's award-winning novella, "The Necromancer’s Apprentice."
One Man's Treasure
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A thief gets more than he bargained for when he decides to steal a ring from a dragon's hoard. Short story.
Alla conquista della Luna
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,950. Language: Italian. Published: June 6, 2014 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Essay » Literature
Alla conquista della Luna è un breve racconto di Emilio Salgari che narra di un incredibile tentativo di approdare sul nostro lontano satellite.
Raven's Fall
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Short Story. Could a world of dawn be so much better than this domain of dusk? The red cattail could give Raven the answer, but did she dare use it?
Searching for the Silent Lady
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Searching for The Silent Lady is a tale of magic and mayhem, set in a desolate world, devoid of something that only Ellie has the power to bring back.
Spell Bound
Price: Free! Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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When 15 year old Alex Heart finds out she is a powerful witch, who is said to eventually save the world of magic, her world gets turned upside down. Along the way she faces obstacles, not just with her powers, but her parents, school, and friendships too. Join Alex in this thrilling adventure!
The Little Seed In The Sky
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by CLAMP Solutions, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Little Seed In The Sky is about a little seed, who desperately wants to find a place to grow. The wind saw her and wanted to help; however, every place that the wind took her was not the right place she wanted to grow. Nevertheless, the wind was very patient and took her over different places to please her. After a long ride and tired, the little seed spotted the right place for her to grow.
Chosen Sacrifice
Price: Free! Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
As one of the dragons' Chosen Warriors, Miya holds a sacred duty to defend and serve the Emperor. But when a storm blows her into the Demons' Realm, her loyalties will be tested by a foe she can scarcely imagine. Miya’s sacrifice might bring hope to her people, but can she keep any for herself?
Tales from the Creature Keeper: Survival Critters
Price: Free! Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
In an age of rediscovery, various "tribes" are digging up the remains of humanity and using them to re-establish civilizations. When four of these tribesfolk set out to practice living in the wild though, they have bigger concerns like how to not get eaten by wandering bears, escaped genetic experiments, and giant spiders. They almost don't even get leftover pastries to see them through the trip.
SeaMail
Price: Free! Words: 5,870. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A woman living in post apocalyptic California falls in love with a sequential hermaphrodite living on the now dead island of Catalina.
Wings Over Tremeirchson
Price: Free! Words: 30,060. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
As Neste prepares the beautiful winged horse Llawen for the Aerial Games, the rest of the team struggles with Hoel, the team leader, and Adam, the weakest rider. Even though she is betrothed to Hoel, Neste's sense of honor pushes her to encourage Adam. Then tragedy strikes and Neste's world falls apart. Can she rebuild her life alone?
Midsummer Knight
Series: Fae of Calaveras. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,790. Language: American English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Born to a Fae mother and a human father, Ashleigh know her role is to marry the faeriekin Count’s heir, Glen, when they come of age. And Glen is the perfect knight: chivalrous, honorable, and kind. The only problem is that Ashleigh hasn’t fallen in love with her future husband yet. But when she finds out that Glen's knighthood test is a trap and his life is in danger, her feelings are tested.
Apex Magazine Issue 61
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Apex Magazine is a monthly science fiction, fantasy, and horror magazine featuring original, mind-bending short fiction from many of the top pros of the field. New issues are released the first Tuesday of every month.
The Shroud Eater: Miasma
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
A plague doctor takes his own life after being pressured to murder a plague victim – quarantined in life and now in death, with his fate in question by the ruler of purgatory.
Fantasy Short Stories: Issue 2
Series: Fantasy Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 24,900. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Magical Swords, Elves and Horrifying Monsters – Welcome to the world of Fantasy Short Stories. Fantasy Short Stories Issue 2 features five great fantasy tales—all of them set in traditional fantasy settings. Stories from: Noeleen Kavanagh, Kristin Janz, C. L. Holland, Darla Bowen and David Leishman.
Mystical (Book One)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
At an empty grave a young girl comes to terms with her life and recounts how she met the young man who gave his life to save the world of magic known as Serintopia. She recounts how the history of their world began and how she first met the young man named Havoc.