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The Last
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Terrorized by the thought of death, a man lets himself be contaminated by vampirism to prolong his life indefinitely. However, when Hell and Heaven’s legions face each other in the ultimate battle, he becomes the last human being on Earth. Will he let himself be dragged peacefully into one of the afterlife kingdoms? 1200 words
Only the Moon: A Short Story Collection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,770. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Worlds, beings, the supernatural: What dwells just beneath. Only the Moon: A Short Story Collection. Includes five short stories: Crumble, The Devil & the Dishwater, The Subconscience, The Beleaguered Butler, While You Were Sleeping. From Raymond S Flex: Author of the Crystal Kingdom series.
Serpents of Sky: Nine Stories Of Dragons
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,340. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dragons can be monsters, deities, or even beloved friends. This short story collection explores dragons in their many roles, across fantasy and science fiction. Contains 9 original short stories, including Raise, a novelette set in the Stories of Aligare world.
Guynur Schwyn: In the City: Volume Three
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Schwyn: a world parallel to our own. A world aflame with intrigue . . . and magic. And a world torn apart by curiosity. Includes five short stories: The Watch, University of Life, Correct Think, The Docks, SWOTS. Tales of insecurity, indoctrination and long-awaited acceptance. Guynur Schwyn: In the City: Volume Three.
Friends Torn Apart (Daros Chronicles 1)
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Series: Daros Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An orphan raised by the King of Daros has a bright future ahead of her until she saves the king’s daughter from an assassination attempt.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (October 2013)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly has delivered a unique variety of character-driven speculative fiction short stories from both new and established writers. Our writers include first-time authors, Pushcart Prize nominees and Nebula award winners. This issue contains twelve original tales of dragons, zombies, and exotic places and bizarre mysteries.
The Hobblesman
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Series: The Crystal Kingdom. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Mave’c, an orphaned and directionless man, strives to cross the Sable Mountains to reach the work promised him on the other side. Only, a brief encounter with the monastery at Ravensbark forces him not only to reconsider his destination, but his life itself. A heart-wrenching story of self-discovery and built-in, natural limitation. The Hobblesman: a Crystal Kingdom short story.
Bardic Tales and Sage Advice (Volume V)
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Series: Bardic Tales and Sage Advice, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The fifth installment in the series presents award-winning stories by Craig Comer, Jamie Lackey, David Lawrence, Viktor Kowalski, Viktor James Night, Lynn Veach Sadler, Chad Strong, and George S. Walker. Each installment in the series presents the winners of the annual Bards and Sages writing competition, as well as winners from our annual Readers' Choice Awards program.
Blood & Guts & Hexes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
In the Crystal Kingdom, magic never lies far away. And neither does death. Five short stories of blood and guts and hexes: B’lubbid the Bone Fetcher, Onderswort, The Hobblesman, Dawn’s Siren, The Threaded Pit. Blood & Guts & Hexes: A Crystal Kingdom Short Story Collection.
Wolf Moon
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Series: Furred, Feathered, and Fanged. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,770. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
As a snow storm rolls into Tulsa, Alex discovers the mangled remains of a Shifter--the likes of which hasn't been seen in the city for nearly two years. Racing against the full moon, Alex must try to save the wolves from themselves. Can he put aside all of his prejudices to protect those he has hated and can his four-legged partner do the same? Novelette of approximately 11,000 words.
The Last Dragon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
An old king with three sons. A dragon menacing the farmlands. A noble quest. One son is strong, one clever and the other one is Lorn. Which will defeat the dragon and inherit his father's kingdom?
The Cart Town Swindler's Sweep
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Schwyn: a world parallel to our own. A world aflame with intrigue . . . and magic. And a world torn apart by curiosity. When one of his own race shows up dead, Sheriff Diff Andchek takes it upon himself to solve the case, and bring the killer to justice. The Cart Town Swindler’s Sweep: A Guynur Schwyn Short Story.
Stranger in the Hills
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Tine: a simple carpenter. And he strives for only a simple life. Free from superstition, the unexplained. But, as he shall learn, sometimes escape is not an option. A story of mystery and raising the dead. Stranger in the Hills: A Dante Gobornik Short Story.
Nigel's Holiday
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Bestselling romance writer Nigel Hawthorne, brought low by writer's block, seeks inspiration in a walking tour of Romania, and finds more than he bargained for.
Onderswort
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Series: The Crystal Kingdom. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A moody and gloom-ridden journey in the gaoler’s wagon. Rocking back and forth over the stodgy path to Onderswort. Edmund, a prisoner, protests his innocence, but to deaf ears. And he finds himself rendered powerless, riding onwards to the edge of the kingdom. A story of defeat and irrepressible longing. Includes the bonus story ‘The Bloodied Snow.’ Onderswort: a Crystal Kingdom short story.
B'lubbid the Bone Fetcher
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Series: The Crystal Kingdom. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
An outcast in an outcast land, B’lubbid the Bone Fetcher rides the tails of twilight to carry out his glum weekly task. That of his namesake. Only this time, a group of tormenting children stand in his path. Will they force him to make his work a whole new shade of gruesome? A dark account of a grim night-time occupation. B’lubbid the Bone Fetcher: a short story set in the Crystal Kingdom series.
Dishwaster
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Series: Ethereal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Washing dishes: a decent way to scrounge a living. But as a career path? Not so much. Things get just a little bleaker when your latest ex-boss dubs you Dishwaster for your ability of breaking crockery. But could another world have a use for such a skill? A fantastical story of breaking dishes and granting wishes. Dishwaster: an Ethereal short story.
13th Hour - Tales from Light to Midnight
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,970. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From light tales of legends and love to dark stories of ancient beasts and a desperate chef's secrets, 13th Hour will delight you, mystify you and make you cringe.
Crumble: A Short Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Helen’s life is over. A painful breakup with her husband looms. She knows, when she returns home, he will be gone forever. However, with the aid of a simple snow globe, Helen comes to realise she still has a lesson to learn: That when life seems over, often it has only just begun. A story of internal peace found; and external pain cast-off. Crumble: A Short Story.
The Docks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Schwyn: a world parallel to our own. A world aflame with intrigue . . . and magic. And a world torn apart by curiosity. Though many see Guynur City as a prison, Rumpard Snohands sees it as the opportunity of a lifetime. If only he could get past the City Gates. A story of triumph in the face of rejection. The Docks: A Guynur Schwyn Short Story.