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Shadows Beneath: The Writing Excuses Anthology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 162,820. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Dragonsteel Entertainment, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the Hugo Award-winning hosts of the Writing Excuses writing advice show comes a collection of all-new stories of the fantastic, with beautiful illustrations and a behind-the-scenes look at each story’s creation. Come for the stories by award-winning authors; stay for the peek behind the creative curtain.
Five Glass Slippers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A collection of novellas based on "Cinderella." A timid stepsister - a mistaken identity - a disinherited princess - a seething planet - an enchanted circus. Here are five enchanting retellings to bring new life to the classic Cinderella tale!
The Book of Apex: Volume 4 of Apex Magazine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,340. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Book of Apex Volume 4 collects the original fiction from Hugo-winning editor Lynne M. Thomas's first fifteen issues at the helm of Apex Magazine, which included two Hugo Award nominations for the magazine.
LE ALI DELLE PAROLA
You set the price! Words: 123,030. Language: Italian. Published: April 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Antologia Poetica
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
After The Fall: Shades Of Magic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,950. Language: British English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
If you were a magician, living in a wild and dangerous world, what would you do with your magic? Use it to take a life? Or use it to save lives? Use it to stop cheats? Or perhaps to cheat others? Or maybe you wouldn’t want that power at all? It all rather depends on who you are... and whether it really is magic.
Dream Prisons
Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A demon traps a woman in a box and makes her a slave, and she struggles for freedom. Another woman deals with ghosts haunting her. A stranded man tries to decide whether an island or society is the greater prison. These are just some of the provocative speculative tales in this collection.
There Goes the Neighborhood; Earthly Fantasy/Science Fiction Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 105,770. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The twenty original fantasy and science fiction Twilight Zone-like short stories of this diverse collection mostly take place on contemporary Earth or some slightly futuristic or altered Earth, where a technology, ghost, dragon, demon, curse, or space-alien intrudes. Some of the stories relate to subsequent e-book novels soon to be released.
Shadows of the Heavens
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 150,000. Language: British English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Not even half-way into its first century the empire is riven by strife hidden behind a polite facade. With political factions vying for imperial influence, regional politics subverting imperial law, and society still recovering from recent wars, how much is due to mythic beings many no longer believe in? This volume collects the fifteen part story.
The Best of Beneath Ceaseless Skies Online Magazine, Year Four
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Eighteen more short stories of literary adventure fantasy from the Hugo Award-finalist online magazine Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Authors include Richard Parks, Yoon Ha Lee, Margaret Ronald, and Chris Willrich. Includes four stories named to Locus magazine's 2012 Recommended Reading List and “The Castle That Jack Built” by Emily Gilman, a finalist for the 2013 World Fantasy Awards.
Glitter & Mayhem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,630. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Glitter & Mayhem, the most glamorous party in the multiverse. Step behind the velvet rope of these fabulous Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror tales of roller rinks, nightclubs, glam aliens, party monsters, drugs, sex, glitter, and debauchery.
Fight Like a Girl
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 136,540. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
More than just weapons in hand, we explore just what a girl's got to do to make her way in the world and through some hairy situations. This fantasy short story anthology explores the strong female protagonist in a genre where the female is typically the 'damsel in distress'. From warriors to librarians, mothers to thieves- they all have what it takes to fight like a girl.
Better the Devil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,490. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A revised edition of a collection of stories totalling 100,000 words of fiction that span the entirety of the career of cult author Rhys Hughes.... Ghosts, vampires, mythological beings, eccentrics, mad inventors, demons and other strange beings can be found cavorting here, sometimes seriously, sometimes comically, with original and unique results.
Dreaming of Djinn
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: Australian English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
18 New tales of the Arabian Nights. "To open Dreaming Of Djinn is to open a jewel encrusted box full of exquisite and mouthwatering delicacies." - Isobelle Carmody
Midnight and Moonshine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: Australian English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In “Seeds,” the opening story of Hannett and Slatter’s innovative dark fantasy collection, Mymnir, Odinn’s white raven, flees the Ragnarok, “an apocalypse for the gods alone,” and comes to the New World. There she creates a Fae kingdom in the image of Asgardr, transforming herself from a thieving, neglected raven into the fearsome, immortal Fae Queen.
Floating Through Midnight
Series: The Selected Short Fiction of Douglas T. Vale, Book 1. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 229,190. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A woman wakes up one day with a beard. A newborn man digs himself out of the dirt from which he grew. A teacher discovers tattoos growing under his skin. These are some of the spellbinding, fantastic short stories included in this collection.
Shadows and Starlight
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 148,600. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A hardened lawman tries to get himself and his lady love off a hostile colony world. An overworked student finds a nefarious shortcut to solve all her problems. An office worker constantly struggles against a fantastical stereotype. These are some of the diverse and entertaining short stories you'll find in this collection. It includes science fiction, horror, fantasy, and more.
Dúranaki Chronicles, Volume 1
Series: Dúranaki Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,350. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dúranaki Chronicles features five short stories revolving around T'vance Arain, a hot-headed drug addict, assassin, and aspiring mage.
Masked Mosaic : Canadian Super Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,380. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Masked vigilantes, superpowered antiheroes, super scientists! An anthology of Super Stories with a uniquely Canadian perspective.
Monsters and Machines
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 207,410. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two women lost in a magical desert look for a way out. A tired ghost examines the follies of the modern world. A figment of a boy's imagination struggles to survive and find meaning. A teenage mad scientist builds a woman too difficult to handle. These are a few of the strange and outlandish stories you'll find in this collection of horror, science fiction, and fantasy tales.