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The Roses of Airon
Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014 by Schreyer Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
Strangers have come to the Isle of Light and have threatened the Great Balance. The five tribes must come together for the first time if they are to work magic strong enough to save their island and their way of life. This free story is the prequel to The Rose Garden, a series of five novels coming soon from Casia Schreyer.
El espejo: Relatos de Fantasía breve
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: Spanish. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aquí hay historias de mundos al alcance de la mano, de realidades donde la magia es una fuerza natural pero peligrosa y de lugares donde los cuentos de hadas tienen giros inesperados… entre otras numerosas maneras de hacer Fantasía.
Complete Me
Price: Free! Words: 9,680. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The greater the magic, the greater the price, and love magic is the greatest of all. Dalin spends his evenings ferrying lovers as a gondolier, wishing he could be one of the them. Drawn to his longing, a faerie promises to teach him the spell to find his true love. When the woman of his dreams is pulled from another world, no magic in life can guarantee a happily ever after.
Retold: Six Fairytales Reimagined
You set the price! Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
From Beauty and the Beast to Scheherazade, and Baba Yaga to the North Wind, fairy tales have inspired readers for generations. In Retold, six fables from across the globe are re-imagined--with a subversive twist. This anthology collects six short stories from diverse, feminist, and original perspectives. These aren't your storybook fairy tales.
The Christmas Key
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
One Christmas Eve night, Stephen Swift prepares to end his life. In the process, he not only finds a reason to live but also learns that love is the greatest power of all. A hauntingly-beautiful Christmas short story.
Amalia By-the-Sea: Dancing With The Black Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
"It was a baby, it was, but a dragon it be..." Livya Minnow is dying from the coughing disease. But before she succumbs to her sickness, she tells her daughter, Amalia, about the night she saw a dragon. This is a bittersweet story of a shared family lore and one girl's love for her mother.
A Ponte das Almas Negras - Carina Portugal
Price: Free! Words: 17,660. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Durante mais de um século, Rouco manteve a sua guarda, sob a ponte de uma antiga vila. Algo negro habita-a, escondido entre as pedras degradadas e os líquenes, aguardando a chave da sua libertação. Aurora, uma menina cega, é a única que tem o dom de as conseguir ver. Contudo esse dom é também uma maldição."
The Nannak
Price: Free! Words: 13,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The orcs tell a story about a creature. They call it the Nannak, a monster so powerful, it can rip the wings off dragons. Of course, it is nothing more than a legend, a tale told around campfires on cold autumn nights. Or is it? For one young human named Arlo, legend becomes reality, and in the process, changes him forever.
SongHealer: from Marion Zimmer Bradley's Sword and Sorceress XI
Price: Free! Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Told that she has inherited none of her parents' powers, not knowing what she really is, Tyrnill escapes from the school that intends to demote her from prized student to kitchen drudge ... only to stumble upon the one person who can teach her how to access her potential and become more than she - or anyone else - ever could have imagined.
The Amazing And Unbelievable Family History Of Wanda Wollow
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(4.00 from 1 review)
Once upon a time, there was a little girl who wished she had been born a mouse. And why not? Her life was meaningless and the people around her were tiresome. But everything changes when she discovers a red leather-bound book in the attic. Follow along as she learns how extraordinary her family truly is in this fun tale about dragons, secret agents, and a shattered ice boat.
Whispers Gone Cold
Price: Free! Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
A flash fiction about a man and his thoughts on why he didn't sent the S.O.S signal on a space station.
The Sky Pirates of Gur
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
A humorous Post-Modern fantasy short story that pokes fun at the common tropes of this genre. Journey with Professor Carter Linwood as he attempts to rescue Princesss Miralee from the horrible looking Gurs - lizard creatures who live in the sewer. You'll never use the toilet in the same way!
The Essence Of Life
Price: Free! Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An experimental psychologist delves into the mysteries of the human subconscious. What he discovers unleashes a new and terrifying threat to the sanity of mankind.
The Princess's Ransom
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014 and represented by TAT Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Maeven was a thief, a clever one. What would make her risk the King's wrath by stealing the Princess's ransom?
The Devil's Playthings
Price: Free! Words: 4,850. Language: American English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The rapture has happened. The believers are gone and the rest of us are stuck here. Chaos reigns and many die, then Lucifer shows up. The devil introduces a game where people must survive in a giant arena all while a soul eating demon hunts them.
He Was A Hero
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A flash fiction about the relationship between a father and his daughter.
Fear
Price: Free! Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
...Well, nevertheless, we even do not know the basic characteristics of our flight. For example - the age of the aircraft, the qualification of pilots and commander, how many flew hours they have and whether there was success or failures in their preparation. If I tell you this information, and it will be… so to speak, not in favor of passengers, what will you do?...
Ceux qui sont en-dessous
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: French. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
1897, Londres. Un homme perdu, contemple le gouffre de sa folie, et la folie ne lui rend pas encore son regard.
Geen Stille Nacht
Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: Dutch. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Kerstavond zal nooit meer hetzelfde zijn, nadat je dit ultrakorte verhaal hebt gelezen, gezien door de ogen van 'de tweeling'.
The Forgotten Ornament Strikes Back
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The third installment of the saga of the Forgotten Ornament finds the little girl in a far off place where courage and honor are needed at this Christmas.