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Grimm Stories & Other Faery Tales
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,300. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This is a collection of seven short stories based on traditional fairy tales. In some cases they are more Dahl than Disney. Enjoy an hour or more reading tales you thought you knew, and perhaps crack a smile or two. It's cheaper than buying a magazine, and there are no annoying adverts. Wolf, Rapunzel, Jack, The Frog Prince, Goldilocks, Snowdrop and Rosebud, here to entertain you.
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.
Bag of Bones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Calpurnia lived alone in a quiet and dull world only disrupted by her pesky co-worker Walter Sprang. Then one day Calpurnia woke up outside of her skin. This piece of long fiction explores through magic realism, the experience of one single, lonely women who enters the world of Mexico and is transformed by her encounters with border police, immigrants, the violent and the beloved.
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.
366 Squared Volume 2: February
Series: 366 Squared. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,840. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This volume contains twenty-nine entries covering the month of February. It turned out to be a difficult month, and there are more mini-essays than I originally planned. There is also a lot more fantasy and less science fiction than I thought there would be. Oh well, I can only take this project where the source material allows me to. We'll see what happens in the next volume.
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.
5 More
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dark Fantasy A man with ultimate power. A hit man researches his target. What it takes to change the world. An ancient being learns the absolute truth. One man takes his reality to the extreme.
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.
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.
Vend U.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Jocelyn is a complete pest, She's constantly playing practical jokes and has no problems beating up boys. Not quite the person you want around you when you're trying to enjoy your summer art class on a college campus. When Jocelyn decides to take out her inner aggressions on the cafeteria's vending machines, it's not just the students who decide it's time to do something about the biggest bully.
Cloud Cover
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,940. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The mission went wrong from the beginning. Leto and her messenger dragon Cloud Song were left scrambling to make sure that the plans they'd stolen made it home safely. An enemy patrol found them and Leto had to flee. Leto directed Cloud Song ever higher into the sky in hopes that they could lure the pursuit away. Cloud Cover is a tense fantasy adventure set in ancient Greece with dragons.
The Newly Vampire and Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Jobelle is a newly made vampire of only seventeen. In her world humans are slaves to vampires, who keep them as food for many years until they can no longer draw blood from them. Usually they live up to eighteen years. Jobelle is tired of that life and when she smiles, remembering her liberating death is only a year away - others tell her Master that his slave "has been smiling".
Creaks and Groans
Series: Tales of Unification. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Purple and green billowed as he exhaled. Pixie dust. Felix's one vice, helped his knees stop aching and his body remember what it was like to be young. But this batch brought rage instead of youth, violence instead of relief. Not a good thing to inflict on an old dragon hunter, especially one as not-human as Felix. Only question was who'd pay for it: his neighbor Youneda or the dealer.
Soul of Diamond, Heart of Glass
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Gawyn Archenhold, mage and wizard, is an ugly man who has created many wonders, not least of which are his myrmidons, gigantic spiders which can be ridden like horses. But he is far less adept in his dealings with people, especially his former beloved, the proud, powerful--and beautiful--Commander Averyll of the Queen's Guard. Can this mismatched pair get past their differences and find love?
Dragon Rider's Song
Series: Infinite Horizons, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Amynta returned to her mother's home expecting conflict, good food and a bath. Instead she found Pallas, a lovely visitor to the house. Dinner brought a request that Amynta hadn't expected along with possibilities that Amynta had given up on years ago. Dragon Rider's Song is a sweet fantasy romance between two young women whose lives revolve around dragons and the songs they use to communicate.
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.
Price of the Gift
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,080. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Anan shut their eyes, heart hammering in their chest as if it was trying to knock the box out of their arms. They couldn't afford another punishment, not after the last one. But the box held a demon and the master of the library didn't care about Anan. They were just a slave. To destroy the demon, the masters would kill Anan. Unless Anan won a bargain from the demon to free them both.
Midwife to Divinity
Series: Infinite Horizons. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Dahlia had a problem: a stalker with powers that threatened not just her life but also her carefully crafted identity. Jacks had a problem, too: a magical doom that had destroyed his entire family. Only by trusting each other can they solve the problems destroying their lives. Midwife to Divinity is an urban fantasy focused on strength, challenges and claiming what you thought you'd left behind.
Welcome to Tulsa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A young Mystic has an unfortunate crossing of paths with his professor, and ends up bewildered and stranded on Earth. After growing up on a world where magic, and not technology is the basis of social power this planet presents him with near endless possibilities.
The Island of Crows
Series: Niteblade Magazine, Issue #33. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,600. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Strange and unusual high-quality speculative fiction and poems that will make your heart skip a beat. This issue contains uncanny children, a retold urban legend, a fairy tale, hunchbacks, vampires, Coyote and so much more!