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New Boy
Series: Tales from Seelie High, #3. Price: Free! Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A little over one month ago, a new girl came to Seelie High and threw the school, and the entire town, into chaos when she opened a mysterious door. Now another new student will make an appearance. Will Dylan's first day be as memorable as Kira's? Find out what happens when the new boy goes through the door and for the first time a Seelie High student gets to see what it's like on the other side.
The Red Armour
You set the price! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Prince Lucan, a paladin in training, is transformed into a Satanic overlord
The Gods' Own Voice
Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This free short story is a prelude to the events of the novel "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror" and is the only one of the free short stories that does not center on a novel character's origin... but rather, gives a glimpse into the Bleak East, and the mysterious events of the ill fated campaign against the Necromancers by the last High King of the Realm.
Sin & Repentance
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The free short story preludes the events of the novel "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror" and focuses on the eastern duchy of Stormdrang, and an agent of the Crimson Captain (alluded to in Prometheus' First Steps) as she searches for evidence to bring a traitor to justice.
Prometheus' First Steps
Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This free short story is a prelude to the events of "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror" and focuses on the ordeals of a young Ovidius and Aurelius, both soldiers for the Realm in a jungle landscape savaged by pirates and dark forces.
The Man Who Bought the World
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This free short story is a prelude to the events in "The Prometheus Cycle: the Star, the Sword, and the Mirror," which centers on a forbidden story told in a dark tavern at the edges of the Realm's borders.
Waiting for the Scarlet-Raven Woman
Price: Free! Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A free short story that preludes to the "The Prometheus Cycle: The Star, the Sword, and the Mirror," this first person narrative details a slave's life in the northern provinces of the Realm.
The North Wind
Price: Free! Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Free short story that preludes the novel "The Prometheus Cycle: The Star, the Sword, and the Mirror." The North Wind details the origins of a character from the novel and gives a glimpse into the Realm's wilderness border culture with the coming winter.
In Short, Fiction
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A collection of short fiction, including pieces of flash fiction.
The Riyria Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by Ridan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Three short stories and an excerpt from the upcoming novel (The Death of Dulgath) provides an introduction to Riyria, a team of rogues featuring Hadrian Blackwater (an idealistic swordsman) and Royce Melborn (a cynical thief). This sampler provides some examples to help the reader determine if the full-length novels are a good fit for their reading preferences.
The Dead of Midnight - a story from the Averraine Cycle
Price: Free! Words: 6,380. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The past always comes back to haunt us. A pleasant village, a comfortable barracks and light duties: their new posting seemed too good to be true for the troopers of Third East Patrol. A company of soldiers stumble into an ugly tale of jealousy and murder, but is it magic or malice?
The Forbidden Novel
You set the price! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The fascist regime of a country banned a novel. To enforce this law they created a police force in charge of chase after the disobedient citizens who dare to read the novel. But the cops don't know the title, or the plot of the book.
Green Grow The Rashes And Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These seven short stories, all previously published in magazines or anthologies, contain magic, monsters, ghosts, history, beer, Scotland, scifi, fantasy, horror, singing, more beer and fun.
Vengraaiers en Tulpentrollen, Reisgids voor Magisch Nederland door het Witte Wieven Collectief
Price: Free! Words: 20,810. Language: Dutch. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Vengraaiers en Tulpentrollen, Reisgids voor magisch Nederland. Tulpentrollen hebben geen gevoel voor humor. De Wadreus slobbert je zo naar binnen en dronkenlappen moeten oppassen voor de Bruggenschim. Om over het knotknien en de levende tuinkabouters maar te zwijgen. Wat? Nooit geweten dat die ook allemaal in ons kleine kikkerlandje wonen? Dan mag je deze gids niet missen.
The Field of Stones
Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story of 3,800 words. It begins: "I awoke from a dreamless sleep lying in the field of stones. I had no idea how I got there, but I had always been there, and there was never a time when I was not there."
The Valmor Clan: Lydia Marionne
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lydia Marionne has a problem and she knows exactly how to fix it. Descendants of the Valmor clan are never wrong, particularly when it comes to dealing with outsiders. So tonight, Lydia has the perfect plan and she is determined to execute it in her own special way.
St. John's Ancients
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Religious
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"St. John's Ancients" is a short story by Kevin McMahon which touches on themes of aging, gods, and gentrification. Two ancient men play chess in the park and are soon visited by two gods jealous of the attention they have gained from a goddess.
Forest Queen
Price: Free! Words: 1,150. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A woodcutter heads into an unfamiliar part of the forest and meets a very powerful being. This is a short fantasy story with one illustration.
Soltem o Kraken! - Inês Montenegro
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Cansado de ser invocado por conta de partidas e brincadeiras, Kraken decide tratar do assunto com os próprios tentáculos."
O Vizinho do 4-B - Ricardo Dias
Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Duas mulheres coscuvilham acerca da identidade de um vizinho misterioso, que não se mistura com ninguém. Mas será que realmente descobriram quem ele é?"