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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 1 review)
Five short fantasy tales of strange things found in pawnshops... And things too strange for pawnshops.
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.
Beneath the Knowe: A Faerie Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Can music overcome fey magic? When the chieftain's infant son is stolen away by the fey folk of the Bright Court, Maeve Donnelly journeys beneath the faerie hill to try and save the child. Her only weapon is a simply crafted pennywhistle, and the music that runs in her bard-gifted blood...
Shimmer: A Faerie's Tragic Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Cover Art by Daniel Chon Ariane & Aureliam have grown up together, always knowing they were destined to spend their lives together. But a chance meeting may bring an end to the happiness they've always hoped to have together. Ariane's father has other plans for her future...and they don't include Aureliam. Short Story - Fairy 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.
Guardians of the Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Daroth is at wits end to know how to control a generation of children. The rowdiness he accepts, but when it gets out of hand he hands training of their offspring to Gabriel. The children take to training like ducks to water, but the mothers are missing their babies. The Life Mates decide to help their King reconsider and he learns not to underestimate the power of bonds between mother and child.
Aurealis #91
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aurealis #91 The June 2016 issue of the award winning speculative fiction magazine is now available. This latest issue has all of the fiction, non fiction, news and reviews that our readers love and expect. Find out why so many people rely on Aurealis for their hit of quality Speculative Fiction.
Aurealis #88
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Melanie Rees’ wicked little tale of frenetic tweeting, ‘#WhatIsHendersonsCurse’, opens the latest issue of Aurealis. In ‘The Planetary Survey’, Tom Dullemond explores what might go wrong with humans trying to understand aliens, and the implications for advertising campaigns. Jessi Hammond’s ‘Wired’ is a tense near-future thriller that proves big business really does get away with murder.
With a Twist of the Nib
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: Australian English. Published: February 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of ten speculative fiction short stories. Dwarves, vampires, time travel, detectives, steampunk adventures or supernatural events - take your pick. With a Twist of the Nib is full of quick-read stories - reading times from under two minutes to under fifteen minutes per story. Perfect for commuting, waiting in line or when time is short.
Aurealis #90
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #90 is the latest edition of the award winning Australian speculative fiction magazine. Aurealis publishes new fiction and non fiction from around the world and has a reputation for showcasing the best new writing talent. This issue features stories from Marlee Jane Ward, Nick Nedeljkovic and Alex Hardison as well as reviews, articles, interviews and secret histories.
Surrounded by the Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It has been three years since Branith has been home and a few of the Princes from the Free Lands have come with him. As Elves gather for the celebration, Daroth finds his Kingdom is being invaded by every high-ranking Elven family. There are toddlers everywhere! It reminds him of when his children were toddlers, and with that in mind, he is ready to enjoy the party. Can it be that simple?
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’.
Brownie Biformity
Series: Tuath Dé ยท Tuath Dé Series, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,450. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: October 21, 2015 by Kalalea George. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Everyone waits breathlessly for their one and only heart’s desire. The one person who completes them. I was trying to run away from her. I was different on the inside and outside. Some would say I had a real duality to me. Still, for as long as I could remember I was fated to be with a female Ghoul but my dreams and my soul longed for a Human male
Fortier: Blood & Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Fortier is the story of Alfred Zeidan, a vicious, deadly and renowned vampire that secluded himself away from everyone for hundreds of years, until a message reaches him from his father calling for his return. And so he returns... for better or worst.
Time is for Dragonflies and Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Time is for Dragonflies and Angels is a collection of flash science fiction and novellas that embraces the ideas of multi-universes and dimensions, critical decisions and judgments, and human struggles associated with racism and dystopian societies.
Vías Paralelas
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: Spanish. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
¿Un juego de palabras que se descubre inteligentemente conforme avanza la obra, con un inesperado y atrapante final?¿O un error de ortografía y otro de imprenta? Una historia con idas y vueltas, subidas y bajadas, como la marea.
Dreams in Transit
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,070. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dreams in Transit (Smashwords Edition) is an eclectic collection of very short stories. You will find Fantasy, Science Fiction, and even a ghost story or two. For example, you will find a story about hoarders in deep space, the magic of Christmas snow, and romance at the school play. None of the stories are over 2,000 words, the perfect length for reading when you have a few minutes to spare.
Liavek 4: The Players of Luck
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
"Pot Luck" by Megan Lindholm (Robin Hobb) "Show of Faith" by Gregory Frost "An Act of Trust" by Steven Brust "A Cup of Worrynot Tea" by John M. Ford "The Well-Made Plan" by Emma Bull These stories were first published in 1986 in Liavek: The Players of Luck, edited by Will Shetterly and Emma Bull.
Sixth of the Dusk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Dragonsteel Entertainment, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A fascinating new novella in Brandon Sanderson's Cosmere, the universe shared by his Mistborn series and the #1 New York Times bestselling Stormlight Archive. On the deadly island of Patji, where birds grant people magical talents and predators can sense the thoughts of their prey, a solitary trapper discovers that the island is not the only thing out to kill him.
Ghosts of Fire
Series: Elements of Untethered Realms. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,550. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
From USA Today, Amazon bestselling, and popular science fiction and fantasy authors comes Ghosts of Fire, a supernatural anthology of ten thrilling tales. Meet paranormal detectives, imprisoned dragons, dark demons, cursed jewels, and handsome prophets. Explore shifting realms trapped in mirrors and a disturbing future where a president aims to rid the world of Otherkind.

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