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The Alien Star Chamber
Price: Free! Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
High quality action-packed stories of explorers encountering mind-bending aliens/entities from beyond space and time! In the first a voyager of colossal magnitude and origins crashes into the Antarctic and Russian intelligence agencies uncover it from beneath the ice near an American ice station! In the second explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter a black hole it holds in its confines!
Storyland Shorts Collection
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to Storyland! This is a collection of light fantasy short stories set in the place where the stories live.Expect occasional fourth-wall breakage, lots of genre-savvy humour and more silly gags than you can shake your wossname at. This volume also includes the wonderful novella Don't Let The Sun Go Down by guest author Erika Wilson.
Deus Ex Machina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A humor anthology of all the classic overworked, much-abused fantasy tropes as we would love to see them told - just once.
Los pingüinos también se ahogan
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: Spanish. Published: December 11, 2014 by Sportula. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Steve Redwood se sirve en esta colección de relatos para revelarse no sólo como el autor de peculiar imaginación y vena humorística y surrealista que pudimos ver en Simetrías rotas, sino para mostrarnos su lado más serio, más oscuro gracias a sus relatos centrados en las relaciones humanas, en la crueldad gratuita, la soledad, la culpabilidad y la pérdida de esperanza.
The Drowned Leviathan and Other Stories
Series: LL Watkin Collections, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,190. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of twelve fantasy, science fiction and horror stories originally published as independent ebooks or in society magazines. With tales ranging from ghost stories to hi-tech warcraft, the collection includes the stories “The Drowned Leviathan”, “Love in the Dawn”, “Forgetting”, “Mesrin Station”, “The Boy in Blue”, “Stealing Salt” and “A funny thing happened on the way to the Festival”.
People of Foxwick and Their Neighbors
Series: The Foxwick Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,550. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The kingdom hangs in the balance. Set over a hundred years, these seventeen fantasy short stories explore the people, creatures, and lands in and around the Kingdom of Foxwick.
The Death God's Chosen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In The Death God’s Chosen, ten excellent authors seek to examine questions ranging from the nature of the undead and their humanity to the sadness and loss that grip the ones who were left behind. And to explore the nature of those who perch on the boundary between: the necromancer and the witch doctor, long figures of frightening tales and disfigured dreams. 
The Ways of Magic
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Magic flourishes once more, finding itself new and beautiful forms of expression, some creative, some destructive, but all exquisite and stunning in their own way. Turn the page, and behold majestic new magics.
Ruined Cities
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The cities of humankind have crumbled, and the time of civilization is at an end. Nature reclaims what once belonged to it, while wretched creatures scrabble for the leavings of decay. The life of man is now solitary, poor, nasty, brutish, and short, trapped by the reminders of the past, and blessed with a barren future. Turn the page, and behold a majestic devastation.
Ancient New
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,420. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Visions of future past. Or is it past future? Fifteen tales will visit an Aztec future, a Victorian past, and many other enchanting worlds, each imagining a new take on what life might have been like, or perhaps what it might be. Exploring worlds populated by humans in the distant future and cultures lost in the distant past, Ancient New gives voice to fifteen up and coming authors!
The Greylands: Volume VI
Series: The Greylands. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
“There are more things in heaven and earth, Horatio, than are dreamt of in your philosophy.” Hamlet, William Shakespeare A land of shadows, of mystery, of obfuscated Truth. Welcome to the Greylands, that strange world, within the bounds of Time, peopled by mortal men. We cannot see truly, only as through a glass, darkly. Discover a collection of stories inspired by such imaginings.
Polite Conversation About the Weather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,780. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In these connected stories, MacQuin chronicles complex emotional territory as her characters, each touched by their Midwestern roots, pursue what feels like a more significant life beyond the barriers of their backgrounds.
The Imp and Other Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories and novellas in the genres of Science Fiction, Horror, and Fantasy. This collection has a little of everything - humor, suspense, horrifying deaths, even a dragon and a vampire! The tales are rife with swordplay, sorcery, unearthly monsters, and evil masterminds, laser weapons, space ships, distant planets, and an evil empire. A mini-vacation for the mind.
Over the Hills and Far Away
Price: Free! Words: 77,480. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Fairy tales, like music and poetry, are a language known to every soul no matter the culture, time, or place. Travel 'over the hills and faraway,' with these varied tales of Faerie and for a little while reclaim the wonder and joy peculiar to a childlike heart.
Grim Windows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,610. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Two travelers unite to save a princess from an ancient evil. A demon hunter must save a village from the creatures he is trained to slay. A medium searches for a chapel to take him in; instead he finds questions with dark answers. Two rival knights unite to save a kingdom from a winged beast. A magician seeks to obtain a powerful artifact. A knight hunts a creature that is not what it seems.
Black Static #43 Horror Magazine (Nov - Dec 2014)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
November 2014’s Black Static, #43, has fiction by Ralph Robert Moore, Usman T. Malik, Simon Bestwick, Annie Neugebauer, Andrew Hook & Aliya Whiteley; Ben Baldwin’s cover art for 'Drown Town', more art from Tara Bush & Dave Senecal and James Cooper is Peter Tennant’s interviewee in Case Notes (book reviews). Tony Lee reviews DVDs & Blu-rays plus Lynda Rucker and Stephen Volk comment on the genre.
Interzone #255 Nov - Dec 2014
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
2014’s last IZ, #255, has stories by Malcolm Devlin, RM Graves, Thana Niveau, Tim Major, E. Catherine Tobler, Jennifer Dornan-Fish & Tom Greene + the last of Wayne Haag’s covers. Non fiction: David Langford’s Ansible Link; Nick Lowe’s Mutant Popcorn; Tony Lee’s Laser Fodder & Book Zone’s film, DVD & book reviews; 2 columns; Andy Hedgecock on Graham Joyce; Paul Cockburn talks to Hannu Rajaniemi
The Deli Counter of Justice
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,470. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Carl Cook, the once-notable superhero Piecemaker, realizes heroing has made a mess of his life, he decides to fix things before it’s too late…by retiring and opening a deli. The anthology explores the world in and around Cook's Deli with nine stories and poems.
Ludhiana Diaries
Price: Free! Words: 78,550. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ludhiana Diaries is a collection of short stories, based in and around the city of Ludhiana. With a tinge of supernatural, the stories try to capture the spirit of the city along with telling a few interesting tales on the way.
Aphanasian Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,300. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Three of Rhonda Parrish’s beloved Aphanasian stories brought together in one collection for the first time! Straight fantasy at its finest! “Parrish’s descriptive and action-packed prose grabs you by the hands and doesn’t let go. This is the kind of story that’s so good you clutch right back because you don’t ever want it to end.” - Carrie Jones, New York Times Bestselling author of NEED