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Cadets, Part One
Series: Refuge World, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
One with no family, one with a father from the forested mountains, one from the capital, one from the farm, and one from the ruins of centuries past.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2017)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Now in our NINTH YEAR! Celebrate the wonderful range of styles within the speculative fiction genres with our newest issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly. From the lighthearted to the heart-pounding, this special double-length issue will delight short fiction fans.
Silent Voyages of the Last Winter
Series: Gods Above and Below. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Silent Winter: floating library that drifted in the sky far above the highest peaks. Only three people lived on it, sworn to keep the evil books from infecting the world below. Or was there? Prince Cyrille returned to the Silent Winter, intent on locating a missing librarian. Alone, trapped, he had to find a way to not just survive but also defeat the evil of the Silent Winter.
The Sheikh's Son (Book 3 of The Desert Sheikh) (Sheikh Romance Trilogy)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,790. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sarah Greenwich is a British doctor in London. Her estranged husband is a Bedouin warlord from the Middle East. Ali, their nine-year-old boy, is caught in the middle. When Sheikh Akbar manages to track down his long-lost wife, he also discovers the one other thing that he has always wanted: a son. However, reclaiming what he wants and loves is not as easy as he first thinks.
In The Dark
Series: Refuge World, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Third and final story in the Kel's Story prologue plot arc within the Refuge World setting, following directly after Down The Cut. Kel finally finds and confronts the Warlord.
Beneath the skin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
He begins his life in the salt, in the shallows of a little cove where the river meets the sea. His father's hands are wrinkled from the wet, cold from the December air but strong and sure as they lift the baby into the air. His mother floats, exhausted, for longer than she intends to.
Dragon's Dishonor, A Short Story
Series: Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,070. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dragon's Dishonor is a short story, published for my readers who enjoy October and Halloween with me. Devastated and left severely injured in the wreck that killed his wife, Rose, and their unborn child, Matt finds something unbelievable on a periodic visit to his wife's grave. No veterinarian on earth would ever think h
City in the Mountains
Series: Refuge World, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Every nation and ethnic group has its own unique culture, the ideology and philosophy which define its character. If a man is to fight for a nation, he needs to know what he is fighting for.
Purple Sun
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Twelve-year-old Serena was once a regular girl. She hated school, loved swimming, and did all the normal things other kids did. Until her dreams started. And became a part of her reality. The dreams involved her parents. They changed her days and terrorized her nights. And when everyone's lives depended on the outcome of her dreams, Serena knew she needed to have a plan...
The Assassin's Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.74 from 19 reviews)
When outlaws Amaranthe and Sicarius chance upon imperial spies stealing military prototypes, they immediately give chase. After all, they both want imperial pardons, and what better way to attract the emperor’s favor than by looking after the empire’s interests? What seems like a straightforward mission develops a hitch when the spies flee to a haunted island. A 12,000-word short story.
Down The Cut
Series: Refuge World, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kel moves South along the mightiest river in the Blasted Lands, encountering the aftermath of a battle as he goes. Follows directly after Kel's Story.
Kel's Story
Series: Refuge World, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The first of many tales of Kel, a master swordsman hunting a Warlord in the Blasted Lands. This is also the first published short story set in the Refuge World setting.
Shadow Stalker: The Beginning of the End (Episode 19)
Series: Shadow Stalker Part 4, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,270. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Auren is coerced into returning to the Dark Isle, but when Makari is betrayed and forced into hiding, she knows she can’t stay. Will Kado stand in her way?
Before Dawn (A Children of Man short story)
Series: The Children of Man. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,430. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A short story set in the world of the Children of Man about Kade Hawthorn set during the Nabosian War.
Enigma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.92 from 13 reviews)
Tikaya and Rias believe they’ll have several calm weeks at sea, but the ship they board is on the run. The captain has acquired a mysterious stolen artifact… and the owners want it back. When he learns of Tikaya’s background, he urges her to decode its secrets, implying her life—and everyone else’s—might be forfeit if she fails. Engima is a 15,000-word short story set after Encrypted.
The Towers, the Moon
Series: The Trifold Age, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
France, under the Court of the Moon, is a country of cyclical change, where the true rulers arrive every night to compete among themselves, and humans are backdrop, witnesses, inessential – and yet inextricably intertwined. It is the reign of the Gilded Tower, and fashions are daring. "Two Wings" is 7,500 words, "Forfeit" is 20,000 words, and "Death and the Moon" is 2300 words.
Cadets, Part Two
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.
Along the Rim of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In twelve stories originally published in magazines and anthologies, characters find themselves skirting the often uncertain boundary between this world and others, by choice, by chance, or by coercion.
Aurealis #89
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis opens with a haunting image of ghosts reburying their dead at low tide from David Versace ‘The Lighthouse at Cape Defeat’, then moves through the gentle organic world-building of Adrik Kemp’s ‘Blossom Fall’ and finally onto Heidi Kneale’s intriguing steampunkish ‘How He Wound Up’.
Mistress of the Mirror and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Five short fantasy tales of strange things found in pawnshops... And things too strange for pawnshops.