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The Curse of Sangrook Manor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
One hundred years ago, the Sangrooks ruled the country with their dark magic. Now, a young man must delve into the long-abandoned Sangrook Manor and discover the terrible secrets buried within.
The Fearful Fort
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Rian is my name, and I'm at the Fearful Fort for a reason. Saz just came along for the ride. He likes to get out and explore, same as the next shape-shifting wolf. I was glad for his company because the Fearful Fort belongs to Mortimer the Magician. He's bad, and he's also mad, which is even worse, especially when it comes to wizards. But no one ever promised me this job would be easy...
Short Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ela Lond's Short Story Collection covers a variety of genres, including fantasy, contemporary romance, paranormal and horror, but all have one thing in common: young adult protagonists.
Who's Afraid of the Dark?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2017 by Silver Empire. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Little Johnny isn't afraid of the dark. Big boys aren't afraid of the dark - and at five, Little Johnny is a big boy. No, he isn't afraid of the dark. He's afraid of the things that come out in the dark, and what they might do to his baby sister. But his parents don't believe him - so it's up to Johnny to keep her safe, armed only with his toy sword and shield.
The Queen, The Spy & The Troll Below
Series: Unforgettable Fairy Tales, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There are three fairy tales here: The first is "The Queen And The Lily Pad", in which a wicked, inexperienced queen learns to care for others - not just for herself. The second tale is "A Fly On The Wall," in which a boy is granted his wish to eavesdrop on his parents; he discovers that it's better if he doesn't spy. The final tale is about a purported troll that inhabits a family's basement.
Time Shift
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
The lights dim and flickering candles appear all around the marquee and as Cameron experiences a time shift, he finds himself attending an old fashioned wedding. He also sees a woman there called Darcy, who was once his lover in the distant past. This puzzles him, but it doesn't scare him, even though he realizes that something very strange is going on, that he is quite unable to explain.
Tales of Love, Hope and Amazement
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
A collection of short stories dealing with fantasy romance with a twist.
Time Again and Other Fantastic Stories
Series: A Raggedy Moon Books Collection. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Female authors
What would you do with an extra hour of life? Kiss your sweetheart? Graffiti your workplace? Find out how one man uses his bonus hour in "Time Again." Check out how a young woman deals with a "transforming" experience, Alice overhauls Wonderland, a mother takes on the devil who wants to marry her daughter, and more in this collection of five of the author's best fantasy stories.
Courage
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Damsels in distress? Meek girls in pretty dresses? You won’t find them here! These three YA fantasy tales prove that heroism comes in different packages. Don’t underestimate the courage inside anyone.
The Fortune of Goblins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A strangely suspenseful tale of bigotry, guile, confusion, and unusual creatures. This tale features a fictional, condensed caricature of the city of Tulsa, Oklahoma - cast into a setting of mythical creatures, and disturbingly human social issues.
Illusions of Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Prairie Star Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In war, the first casualty is the truth. Nira is about to learn first-hand the real truth about the beastly Asru, the enemy of her people, the Ta'fel, but not as she would expect. As a life-giver and the daughter of the ruler of the Ta'fel, she is an invaluable war prize. For the Lord Master of the Asru, Drazan the Dark, she is something more.
Aurealis #96
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: Australian English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis #96 features Patrick Doerksen’s ‘Extracts from a Life of Science Fiction’, a poetic meditation on the nature of science fiction and humanity, S G Larner’s ‘Searching for Cidalisa’ which explores a near future society of implanted memories and rogue databases, and Annika Howells’ eerie and lyrical ‘Obsidian River’ that will live with you long after you’ve finished reading.
Shreddy and the Zomb-dogs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An angry cat and an empty-headed Labradoodle must protect their neighborhood from techno-mystically raised zomb-dogs.
Precocious
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
This is a short story. In the world of fairies, Rue's days consist of farming and selling her crops at the local market or in the human world above, while her stepmother and stepsister attend any society event her stepmother manages to get invited to. Rue never cared for dances until Andrew, one of the Prince's friends, invites her to a ball that Rue's stepmother doesn't want her to attend.
Puss' Fortune
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fairy tales
We've all heard stories about the old woman leaving her money to her cat, but you've never read what happens afterward quite like "Puss' Fortune." Satiric, chilling, heartbreaking, and mind-bending, Daniel R. Robichaud offers a fabulist vision tackling questions of responsibility in the form of a not-quite faerie tale.
Aurealis #95
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #95 features new fiction from around the world, articles, interviews and reviews.
Wishing Only Wounds the Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Silver Empire. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A frightening stranger meets a murderer on the last night of his life, and they both wonder about the obsessive wishes that destroyed them. A short story about half-elves, responsibility, sibling love, and loss.
The Vampire Switch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2016 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
A war hero detective teams up with a psychic sleuth to unmask a murderer in Grosse Point Hills, Michigan. Drawing on elements of James Ellroy, Cornell Woolrich, and William Hope Hodgson, Daniel R. Robichaud has crafted a unique take on the vampire mythology.
Here After
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A powerful demon. An earthbound female. An angelic godmother. How much faith will it take for a fallen angel to be with the woman he loves?
St. Kalwain and the Lady Uta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man cursed by the faerie queen must slay a dragon to earn his freedom. (Originally published in ROAR 4.)