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The Caretaker of Imagination
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,660. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Bored with his normal life, John Carroll runs away with his faithful cat in search of adventure. When he meets a real-life pirate, John realizes that magic is real, and in desperate need of a hero. John must go on a fantastic and perilous quest to find the only person who can save magic from being lost forever: the Caretaker of Imagination. Perfect as a read-aloud, it is a tale for all ages.
Threads of Birthing
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Series: Mages of Tindiere. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,610. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Marjory's best friend Emily was pregnant again after years of miscarriages but she wouldn't, couldn't, accept Marjory's charms to help her safely bear her child. Political forces from outside of their little village threatened not just Marjory's livelihood but also Emily and her baby's lives. Threads of Birthing is a fantasy story of family, politics and finding a path that protects everyone.
Out of the Shadows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015 by Pagan Writers Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Experience three chilling tales of darkness and hidden secrets. Burden by Regine Allison Claire, Everyone Knows My Name by Andrew P Weston, and An Act of Faith by Ed “CC” Emerson
Horrible Horace and the Slug
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Price: Free! Words: 9,470. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
One wonderfully damp and drizzly cold morning, a slug called Reilly wandered away from the confines, the safety of his garden. Sliming his way under the garden gate, he pointed his stalked eyes, one in each direction, along the busy street outside, wondering which way to go. “This is indeed a fine place to begin my travels,” he said to himself.
The Testament of Danjikar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015 by LeeLoo Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Danjikar is desperate to save his colony. Thrust blindly into authority, he leads an exodus into the ruined lands. He must remain strong and hide his wavering faith or they all will perish.
Ten In One Scopes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,900. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
The toy from my childhood days that I loved the most was my Ten In One Scope. These instruments, these scientific instruments (printed upon each box, it stated, ‘scientific instrument, not a toy’) were everything us boys wanted, and then some. The girls in our school had no interest in them, and that suited us boys just fine. Another MAD story, an eBook from the Crazymad Writer.
Audrey’s Undersea Adventures with Sammy Starfish
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There's something for everyone... a real mermaid for girls, some pirates for the boys, and fun for everyone in "Audrey's Undersea Adventures with Sammy Starfish."
Goody Alice
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Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Goody Alice is a witch who spends her time trying to get revenge on her sister.
Different Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Mr. Sandman has been busy the past year or so, leaving grains of sleep in the corners of my eyes. Dreams from my sleepy mind.
The Air-Raid Shelters
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Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: British English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
At school, playing inside the air-raid shelters was expressly forbidden, on orders from our headmistress, Sister Alexis. Whilst most of the time we obeyed this rule without question, realising it was there for a good reason, because the air-raid shelters were is a bad state of repair, we sometimes found it impossible to fight the temptation, the urge to go inside and explore...
Tìoraidh Ma-tha (Cheerio then)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story set on Hirta, an island in the archipelago of St Kilda, Scotland. This is the second short story in a trilogy about these majestic islands. On the 29th of August 1930 the last remaining inhabitants left their homes for good, this short story is based at that time.
Hobnail Boots
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Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In school there was a pupil, a boy called Tony. Let me tell you about him… Although baptized Anthony, everyone knew him as Tony. Although he wasn’t a bad child, not really, he was always doing something that he shouldn’t be doing, to divert people’s attention from the bugbear of life – his height – or lack of it. You see, Tony was small.
El Último
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: Spanish. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aterrorizado por la idea de la muerte, un hombre se deja contaminar por el vampirismo con el fin de prolongar su vida indefinidamente. Sin embargo, cuando las legiones del Cielo y el Infierno se enfrentan en la batalla definitiva, el hombre se convierte en el último ser humano sobre la faz de la Tierra. ¿Se dejará arrastrar sin ofrecer resistencia hacia uno de los reinos de la otra vida? 1400p
Princess Cressida Paints the Dawn
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Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Each morning Princess Cressida paints the colors of the day. But this morning she wakes up and all her paints are missing. What will she do to ensure the day has a yellow sun and a blue sky and green trees? And will she ever find her colors? Or will all the days be forever gray?
Angels over the Rainbow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“Angels over the Rainbow” This is a stage play made into a very touching story, dedicated to Elizabeth Jones, Born April 16th, 1988. Went to heaven on November 2010, a victim of Cystic Fibrosis. The children’s souls are caught between staying on earth or going over the rainbow. They meet the drunken woman while they are in between deciding which way to go, she begs the children for forgiveness
Twenty Minutes Later
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Price: Free! Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story about mustering up the courage to be able to cross over into something new. There are always obstacles on the road to change, but it doesn't mean that there are not ways to overcome them and be able to cross, in this case, Pevensey Bridge.
Teddy's Escape
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Teddy is missing and nowhere to be found. After searching every corner of the antique shop, Martha and Elmer report their beloved pet missing. Will Teddy be found? Was he kidnapped? Or did something else inspire Teddy to run away? This is a short story, 3300 words long.
Presos por um cabo
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Price: Free! Words: 2,590. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Maria subia os 283 degraus da Rua da Bica enquanto António a descia. Apaixonados cruzavam-se todas as manhãs, do lado oposto do passeio, sem nunca trocarem uma palavra. Até que o guardião, cansado de assistir aquele vai-e-vem sem fim decidiu juntá-los…
The Cyborg's Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short story. 16 pages. Michael 64, a winged cyborg, is hired by Thurston, Director-General of Genetic Engineering, to guard Azuria 27, a famous cyborg dancer changed at her request into human form - an illegal procedure in 2175. Azuria thinks she is changing for love. When she becomes pregnant, she and Michael unwittingly find themselves part of Thurston's plot for cyborg supremacy. 6,350 words
Stories from the War - Part 1: First Meeting
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Series: Friends of my Enemy. Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: American English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Arinna and Michael Prescot are just two of the many former soldiers sent to embassies in the hopes of strengthening faltering US alliances in 2055. But as the US becomes embroiled with new internal terrorism, its agents in Europe are offered intimidation, lies, and deceit rather than explanations. And the price of seeking answers is steep. Begin the new dark fantasy series Friends of my Enemy!