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Interzone #258 (May - Jun 2015)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,020. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
May-June 2015’s Interzone, #258, has T.R. Napper, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Julie C. Day, Christien Gholson, and Malcolm Devlin’s fiction plus art by Martin Hanford, cover, and Jim Burns, among others, inside. Non-fiction includes the reader poll results plus David Langford, Nina Allan, Jonathan McCalmont, Nick Lowe, Tony Lee, Christopher Fowler and M Kincaid-Speller’s interview of E.J. Swift.
Toad Words And Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
From author T. Kingfisher comes a collection of fairy-tale retellings for adults. By turns funny and dark, sad and lyrical, this anthology draws together in one volume such stories as "The Wolf and the Woodsman," "Loathly," and "Bluebeard's Wife," along with an all-new novella, "Boar & Apples." Author's Note: Many of these stories have appeared in various forms on the author's blog.
Spirits Abroad (ebook)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General
Here there be dragons ... and aunties. Campbell-nominated author Zen Cho's collection SPIRITS ABROAD "refreshingly reimagine[s] the idea of home and tradition and family without offering tidy or pat resolutions" (The Star). The ebook features 15 speculative short stories, author commentary and an ebook-only cover by artist Likhain.
The Book of Orm
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,770. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Kristell Ink. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This exciting new collection brings together the writing talents of international fantasy author A J Dalton, Nadine West (Bridport Anthology) and Matt White (prize-winning scriptwriter). Magic, myth and heroic mayhem combine in a world that is eerily familiar yet beautifully liberating.
Interzone #251 Mar - Apr 2014
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,840. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Mar-Apr 2014’s ebook issue of the 2013 British Fantasy Award winning magazine has new stories by Greg Kurzawa, John Grant, Suzanne Palmer, Karl Bunker, Tracie Welser, Gareth L. Powell plus the usual features; Ansible Link; Mutant Popcorn; Future Interrupted & Laser Fodder. Book reviews have Simon Ings, Joanne M. Harris, Ian McDonald, Tim Lees, Greg Egan, Gareth L. Powell and Peter Watts in focus.
Strangelet, Issue 0
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 37,900. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Strangelet is a new journal of speculative fiction, publishing fiction, poetry, nonfiction, graphic stories/comics, and artwork that showcase the point where genre and the literary collide. Issue 0 is our debut.
Saving Cinderella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,880. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aldonia. The Great Forest. Ella fires an arrow at a band of hunters and to her horror becomes the hunted. But the hunters are not Ella's only problem... Can Ella find a way to escape both the hunters and her evil family? Can Prince Charming save the woman he loves? And can the Fairy Godmother bring them together before the last fairy in the kingdom dies?
Novascapes: A Speculative Fiction Anthology from the Hunter Region of Australia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Invisible Elephant Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A fantastic collection of short fiction. Minotaurs, mermaids, vampires and dinosaurs compete for space alongside devils, angels, aliens and completely indescribable entities. The authors collected in Novascapes transport you from one side of the multi-verse to the other and leave you breathless and wide eyed at the possibilities of simple existence.
Ni colorín ni colorado
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 26,850. Language: Spanish. Published: May 6, 2015 by ¡¡Ábrete libro!!. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
Esta es una obra dedicada a quienes conocen los cuentos clásicos de Perrault, Andersen, los Hermanos Grimm... y reniegan de las versiones edulcoradas y mojigatas perpetuadas en los últimos cien años. Un homenaje inspirado por el ambiente oscuro y los elementos siniestros que impregnaban esas joyas de la literatura.
The Least of Elves: A Land of Fathara Novella (Prequel to The Azetha Series)
Series: The Azetha Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Toran looked on the Elves in Xanti with wonder. They all had at least one Gift, a trade, and they all knew their path in life. Why was he so different? On Toran's Naming Day, the queen had called him a harbinger — but of what? And now that he was entrusted with a delivery to the Human village of Kipra, he hoped great things finally lay in store — but feared his past mistakes might spell disaster.
Night Cruiser: Short Stories about Creepy, Amusing or Spiritual Encounters with the Shadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Whether it’s a whisper from the basement, a lost but dangerous wizard, or a spirit that has haunted a family for generations, ten different people must deal with the dark side. These insightful, award-winning tales flip from fantasy to faith, and from horror to humor to hope. We all have a shadow, a part of ourselves we’d rather not see, but only by dealing with it can we find the inner light.
Bad Little Girls Die Horrible Deaths And Other Tales Of Dark Fantasy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This short fiction collection from PW Best of the Year author Harry Connolly combines reprints from magazines and anthologies along with new, previously unpublished fiction, including the TWENTY PALACES novelette “The Hand Made Mask.”
A Short Trilogy of Quiet
Series: Cady and Sam. Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 52,170. 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!
The Shieldbreaker Collection
Series: Shieldbreaker, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,240. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Lerebus Shieldbreaker is a warrior with no past and no future. His family is no more, his clan slain while he is a boy. Trained as a hunter, he hides among mountains, tracking those he believes responsible. Originally a five-part e-book series.
Eight Factors
Series: Eight Factors, Book 6 ยท Short Story Collections, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In Shadow Dreams, Cory discovers his powers over shadows. Eruption Event and Foster Home follow Pablo as near-death propels him into the world of the Gifted. In Valkyrie, Pablo's little sister Maria faces down a rapist and discovers her true strength. Then in Intruder, an alien from beyond our dimension crashes into the world of the Gifted. Eight Factors collects five exciting tales superheroes.
The Greying
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,570. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
LANDLAND CRIES OUT FOR A SAVIOUR…   Upon the death of her mother, Meah is pulled across the boundary that separates this world and another time and place where the dog-like Firbog have brought the mists of the greying. Battling lurking homunculi and the horrors of the many-headed-winged-thing, they set out to recover the only thing that will save Landland …her mother's Book-of-Colours!
Red Oak Island
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 41,450. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A fun, quirky, and creative story about the president of a high school Slide Rule Club who is forced to take the most beautiful girl in the school to the prom. The result - he is institutionalized. A part of his rehabilitation program is to write stories. He chooses to write about his friends, all who have one thing in common - Red Oak Island.