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Legends of Lasniniar: A New Kind of Magic by Jacquelyn Smith
Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Be careful what you wish for... After years of trailing faithfully at Barlo's side, Paige is finally off to find adventures of her own. But when she arrives in Nal Nungalid, she gets more than she bargained for. And for once, Barlo isn't around to come to her rescue. Can she make it in the world beyond the civilized realms of elves and dwarves on her own?
Those Dang Chihuahuas! by Ashlynn Elliott
Series: Awesome Magic Secret Stories, Cindy's story. Price: Free! Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Cindy, Belle, and Skylar are three sisters. They have an average life. They go to the park one day and find three Chihuahuas. They name them Bella, Pico, and Brandon. These Chihuahuas might just change these girls' lives! I can't tell you how, but I KNOW you will be laughing, your head will be in knots, and your heart will be warmed by the time you finish reading this hilarious story!
The Lost Legend by Richard Alonzo
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Lost Legend is the story of how the world came into being, man first set foot upon it and of the heroes who forged the first and perhaps the greatest Kingdom of men and its fall.
The Atomic Shepherd by Frankie Lassut
Series: Tales from the English Lake District. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Each year, the World’s Biggest Liar competition is held at the Bridge Inn at Santon Bridge, way up there in the wilds of the Cumbrian North West of England. Whoever tells the most convincing lie gets the trophy.The book is also filled out with several other stories all suitable for the competition ... the 2013 winner is shown, but not his story of course.
The Return of the Forgotten Ornament by Leslie Lee
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The sequel to The Forgotten Ornament continues the story of the little girl, the Forgotten Ornament, and their protectors as another Christmas descends upon them.
Alexandria - Projet Bradbury, #16 by Neil Jomunsi
Series: Projet Bradbury, Book 16. Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: French. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lorsque le narrateur — vous, moi, tout le monde — découvre l'existence du vieux tatoueur, sa curiosité est attisée. Il se renseigne d'abord dans un établissement où le vieillard a ses habitudes, puis décide de passer le cap en allant directement frapper à sa porte. Il ignore alors que les tatouages ont une mémoire... en douze syllabes.
Dreadwolves on the Run by Marie Pennington
Series: Dreadwolf Series, Independant short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A very short story about a dreadwolf couple in a fight or flight situation.
Mists of Llorn by Runar Thor
Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
MYRSADE is a half-giantess Ydaari, YKO DALI is a High Seeker of the Great Archives and NIALL CADDLA is the unwanted weasel they are forced to accompany on a hazardous journey across the continent. The task is routine, the journey is familiar, but the destination is something else entirely.
The Sage River's Grave Return by D. Anthony Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013 by Hermit Muse Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Necromancer Mortimer Leblanc passes through town to begin life over again. Old friends have other ideas and greet him with a finger-bone, a bullet, and a promise of treasure. Sometimes, dead things should remained buried and old friendships shouldn't be renewed.
Cadets, Part Two by John Bustrak
Series: Refuge World, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
There's more to growing from a child to an adult than simply waiting for time to pass; for some, experiences thrust upon them unwillingly are the most decisively shaping, for others conscious decisions about how to take life.
Mane Beach by Jessi Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: Australian English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Gold Coast, Australia. Home of sand, surf and… lions? Gavin’s heard the rumours of a lion loose on the Coast. But, pleasantly drunk from his buck’s night, he decides to walk home along the beach. Unfortunately his midnight stroll turns out a bit differently than he anticipated… This story contains mild coarse language.
The Unicorn Quilt by Jessi Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: Australian English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Years ago, Susan’s daughter disappeared. Susan blames herself – after all, she’s the one who made the quilt using the magical needle handed down from mother to daughter through the generations. Since that day, Susan has made hundreds of quilts, searching for the world where her daughter disappeared. Now, thirty years later, she thinks she’s found it…
Yuletide Magic by IE Castellano
Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: American English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Before hearts entwined and battles fought, a little girl invoked the ancient magic of Yule. A holiday themed short based in the magical world of the epic fantasy series, the World In-between.
Finding Home by Lee Donoghue
Series: Eald Cearo: Assorted Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Finding Home - an Eald Cearo fantasy short story ‘Love is where you belong, not in the hate of others. Yet first you must accept your deeds.’ Outlaw, murderer, pariah: for Vess Baer they are titles earned, and now worn with regret. Time and the king’s men must surely catch up with him. Will he choose to belong or to be free? This is a fantasy short story of 4150 words in the Eald Cearo series
The Fifth Di... December 2013 by J Alan Erwine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013 by Nomadic Delirium Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Fifth Di... features some of the best science fiction and fantasy fiction and poetry. In this issue: H. David Blalock, Myke Edwards, David C. Kopaska-Merkel, Francis W. Alexander, John Grey, and Rebecca Melanie Sunquist.
Tarrow's Tale by John Grover
Series: The Books of Braenyn, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
In this tale Braenyn's lover Tarrow takes center stage as he relays his mysterious past for the first time to the elf thief. Tarrow's tale of woe moves forward the emotional bond between he and Braenyn, revealing how the shifter first used his powers to kill. Meanwhile, Braenyn steals the most prized gemstone in the land, intending to sell it to the highest bidder.
Faith by L L Watkin
Series: LL Watkin Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,320. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Halan had always been told he was an angel, sent by the Gods to defend humanity from one particular demon - his brother Hadon. When they were children, this was easy enough to believe, but now they are almost grown his mind breeds doubts. It is time to choose between faith in the Gods, and love of his brother, and both their lives lie in the balance.
Moon of the Sea by Meyari McFarland
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Badra and Rida fished the moonlit seas but their relationship was as unstable as their tiny fishing boat. All the silent resentment came to a head when they caught a Moon of the Sea. The rare deadly fish promised wealth beyond their wildest dreams. It threatened to destroy them, too. Moon of the Sea is a story of family, sisters and finding what matters to you in the midst of dire emergencies.
The Little Mermaid Who Loved Too Much by Chris Van Dyk
Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Adrian the mermaid is on a quest for love... and eventually vengeance. But mostly love. In this twisted fairy tale wrought with irony, it presents a more realistic ending to the conventional love story, albeit that it gets there along the most absurd path possible. This also ties into the Twisted Fairy Tales universe that has ruined so many childhoods thus far. Not recommended for children.