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Ouroboros Ouzo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What if you could see the future? What if the future could see YOU? Johannes Cabal, a necromancer of some little infamy, has discovered a way to give some insights into how he should conduct his future researches; by drinking a glass of the legendary "Ouroboros Ouzo." Rare and precious, the liquor is reputed to give a once in a lifetime glimpse into what may be.
New Blood - An Accidental Vampire Story
Series: An Accidental Vampire, Story 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1648 France a few weeks after Simone Gireaux accidentally becomes a vampire she is headed for the bright town on the lake where she hopes to learn how to survive among mortals. But screams in the forest lead her to a small settlement taken captive by a vampire and his mortal minions. This revised edition of New Blood (12,300 words) is the sequel to the short story An Accidental Vampire.
The Christmas Village
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Short Christmas Romance. Approximately 3000 words. First Sara fell and hit her head then she fell in love with a man in her dream. Will he still be there when she wakes up?
A Petition to Magic
Series: Kingdom of Virdura. Price: $1.39 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 10 reviews)
Queen Celeste rose to the throne of Virdura a month ago, after the sudden death of her mother. Desperate to prove herself, she agrees to hear the case of a simple farmer who claims a neighbour stole his cow. To help her in this task, she orders her chief advisor, the royal wizard Solon, to cast a spell and divine the truth for her. Solon, however, is keeping a terrible secret.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,400. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
“My train of thought derailed somewhere in the wilderness of my daydreams and MUSINGS is the result.” –Alycia Christine This special short story collection includes: “A Song for Naia” “The Banner Prophesies” “City of Twilight” “Chosen Sacrifice” “Of Kelpie Lullabies” “Raven’s Fall” “Star Child and the Golden Seed” “The Soul Wrangler” “Sumari’s Solitude” “What Tendrils Echo” “Winter’s Charge”
Chance & Possibility: Seven Fantastical Tales of Gay Desire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Chance and Possibility: Seven Fantastical Tales of Gay Desire is an eclectic selection of Dale Cameron Lowry's paranormal, fantasy, and sci-fi stories. The collection ranges from sweet fairy tale romances to scorching hot scenarios that challenge the bounds of reality. Dive in and enjoy a feast for your imagination.
Bewitched by Darkness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young student wizard runs into more danger than he expected on a trip to town...and finds an even more unexpected friend.
Aurealis #105
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis has been publishing quality speculative fiction for over 25 years. It has won numerous awards, discovered major new talents and provided an outlet for established writers from all over the world. This issue of Aurealis provides more of the quality writing, art, reviews news and humour that our readers have come to expect.
366 Squared. Volume 6: June
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
If this is your first taste of the wacky world of 366 Squared, welcome. For the old hands, welcome back, and I trust you will enjoy the new collection of bite-sized stories, vignettes and essays based on the day of the year.
A Short Trilogy of Quiet
Series: Cady and Sam. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
All three Cady and Sam stories now in one book... "Interruptions" - An unwanted visitor makes for some equally as unwanted excitement. "Living in the Moment" - An unexpected visit from the in-laws can cause problems... "A Blankie for Baby" - Making a baby blanket for an unusual friend could be more than bargained for!
Aurealis #104
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quality speculative fiction featuring new work from around the world. Each issue has great new fiction, reviews and articles of interest to readers, writers and, well just about everybody. You can subscribe to Aurealis by visiting our website at We are on Facebook too!
On Tollswitch Hill Stories from the Averraine Cycle
Series: The Averraine Cycle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fans of “A Spell in the Country” and “Casting in Stone” will love these stand-alone tales from the world of the Averraine Cycle An unholy brew of remorse and redemption, in a world where the magic doesn’t always go the way you planned.
Writer's Choice Shorts: The Ballad of the Moon Lady
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The children remember old tales and dreams. They remember the moon lady and the sun lord.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 15 reviews)
In this fantasy-comedy Hym and Hur are a young couple who never age and have been in love for more than a century. They also possess magical abilities, two of which are either to play pranks on humankind or to perform good deeds. Enacting both at once is now what gets them into trouble, especially since it's the unruly character of Death they must deal with to bring their plans to fruition.
The Dragon's Birth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(Non-romance, 5,000-word short story). Two young men stumble into an ancient secret that changes their world. When young King Darok of Coraji uncovers an ancient dragon key, he wonders if the dragon legends about his family are true. With the help of his friend, K'ni, Darok endeavors to discover the truth. Is it possible the dragon blood of the royal family is more than a myth?
366 Squared Volume 3: March
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This volume was published out of sequence. The reasons for that were explained in Volume 4. We are more than a year late. But we have three billion years before the sun expands into a red giant, swallows the Earth, and all this will be moot anyway. So, relax, pour yourself a Pan Galactic Gargle Blaster and enjoy this collection of brand new 366-word flash fiction stories.
366 Squared Volume 4: April
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Hey dude, what happened to March?" I know, I know. The last volume to come out was February. We moved. It was a big, traumatic move that involved a computer standing idle at the other house. There will be a volume 3 for March, I promise. Someday. Meanwhile, this is Vol 4: a little less fantasy,a little more historical fiction, and the usual dollop of science fiction. 366 words per day, as always.
Writer's Choice Shorts: I Wish I Could Remember His Name
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
'I Wish I could Remember His Name' is a contemporary fantasy short story based on New Zealand mythology.. Maori mythology includes a god of the forest and guardians of the trees. A heart broken young wife, trying to establish her eco-tourist business finds her life improves when a mysterious stranger lends a hand.
Ghost Coach: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Sarah hasn't been sleeping well. Turns out, she has a ghost in her house. But this ghost has a problem. And only Sarah can solve it.
366 Squared Volume 5: May
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,170. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
For the merry, merry month of May, a collection of 31 short stories to wipe that spring-is-here smirk right off your face. As usual, a blend of science fiction, fantasy, historical fiction and the occasional mini-essay. As always, each story told in exactly 366 words.