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Aurealis #55 Award Winners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: Australian English. Published: October 3, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
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This issue of the Australian magazine of fantasy, science fiction and horror, edited by Dirk Strasser, is our first special Aurealis Award Winners issue. 'Rains of la Strange' by Robert N Stephenson, an action-packed story set in a richly-realised milieu, won Best Science Fiction Short Story. Lisa L Hannett's 'The Short Go' was the joint winner in the Best Horror Short Story category.
The Light, the Dark, and the Quick
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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The Light, the Dark, and the Quick. The collected short stories of Timothy O. Goyette. The light are humorous or lighthearted works. The dark are serious. The quick are flash fiction pieces that do not exceed 1000 words. They are sure to entertain. This collection of stories have been compared to The Twilight Zone.
Ouroboros Ouzo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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.
The Secret - a Panamindorah Story
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Series: Short Stories from Panamindorah. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
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Gwain is an 18-year-old half-breed, recently returned to the island of his birth. Maijha Minor is a secretive place, home to the despised and hunted fauns of his maternal ancestry. Gwain believes that the island holds the clues that will change the way fauns are treated. However, the island may kill him before he learns the secret. 10,000 words
Danika's Surprise: A Kingdom Series companion Short Story
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Series: Kingdom Chronicles: Part 2, Book 3 · Kingdom, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Author's Note: This is a companion short story to the Kingdom Series. It is not a full length novel, this is a novelette that bridges the Bad Five storyline to the new Kingdom Series (Dark Princess) storyline coming out around Christmas! Danika has a secret. One that will forever alter the course of those she loves...
Aquasynthesis Again: Splashdown Vol. 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,920. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Splashdown Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Our past, our future, our fate, our hope—all come to life within a frozen pool at the edge of a vast ocean swirling across the orb of a lost world. Join the authors of Splashdown Books on a journey across space, time, and reality. From Earth to other planets near and far, fantasy lands and Avenir Eclectia. Sixteen stories, one destination: Aquasynthesis.
Tales of Erana: Myths and Legends
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,190. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Love and lore, magic and mayhem and romance and revenge abound in this collection of five short fantasy stories.
Aurealis #61
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,050. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The best in Australian Fantasy and Science Fiction, featuring 'Restless' by Sophie Masson, and 'Kernel' by Sean Monaghan. Plus the best news, reviews, and interviews in the world of Australian Speculative Fiction. Your monthly fix of all that is good in speculative fiction.
Bakkian Chronicles - Short Stories
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Series: Bakkian Chronicles · Legends of Lentari. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Disneyland Debacle is a 5,000+ short story chronicling Steve and the gang's hilarious attempt to take a vacation at the happiest place on Earth! Winter Wonderland is a 7,200+ word short story that shows what happens when Mikal's parents visit the "Kingdom of Idaho" for the first time. Speeding snowmobiles and frenzied shopping sprees are just a few activities that await them!
Магьосникът на Фараона
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: Bulgarian. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Six science fiction & fantasy stories in Bulgarian. Първите два разказа се публикуват за пръв път в сборника.
Lies For A Liar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2013 by Wyrd Walker Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Three lighthearted short stories, featuring Loki, Thor, Sigyn, the king of the dark elves, and a giant chicken.
Sword & Mythos
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Price: $8.30 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Innsmouth Free Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The blades of heroes clash against the darkest sorcery. An anthology of heroic fantasy and Lovecraft's Mythos.
Interzone #251 Mar - Apr 2014
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Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,840. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » 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.
Fallen Tears: A Blood Crave Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
We left off from Dahlia with only a name--a name that is the next piece to the puzzle. A name that will eventually, "lead us to him." But before we delve into the continuation of the Blood Crave Series, let's answer the question that's been on all our minds. Who is Rowan? This 21,000 word novella answers that question, and of how Rowan has come to know the vampire with pitch-black eyes.
Quintessential Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Quintessential Tales, a Magic of Solendrea Anthology, brings together four new novelettes featuring the heroes and villains of Solendrea. Also included is the Adventurer's Guide to Solendrea, which includes background information on famous faces and places, as well as some mythology and folklore.
Legacy Hunter (The World of Lasniniar Book 0.75)
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Series: The World of Lasniniar. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
How do you trust a complete stranger? Barlo has never had to find out—until now. A mortally-wounded elf brings news of a relic that could change Barlo’s destiny, and Barlo has no choice but to put his faith in him, which is no easy task. Little does he know where the new relationship will lead him... This 7,700 word novelette is the first adventure of Iarion and Barlo, and leads into Soul Seeker
When Flirting Met Zombies / Lifeless In Limbo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
The apocalypse gets its romcom on! - Benjamin and Sarah meet cute while battling a legion of world-decimating zombies. Whether they'll survive long enough to make it to an actual first date is another question. (Okay, okay, they totally don't. And? Turns out it's crazy-awkward to live happily-ever-afterlife with someone you just met. Thank God there's couples' counseling in the great beyond ...)
The Little Seed In The Sky
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by CLAMP Solutions, LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
The Little Seed In The Sky is about a little seed, who desperately wants to find a place to grow. The wind saw her and wanted to help; however, every place that the wind took her was not the right place she wanted to grow. Nevertheless, the wind was very patient and took her over different places to please her. After a long ride and tired, the little seed spotted the right place for her to grow.
Tales of Calopa: The Fahlworth Papers
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Series: Tales of Calopa. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Savior. Visionary. Genius. Monster. No other name can inspire such awe and fear for those living on Calopa as does "Absalohm". However, one man alone does not an empire make. What of those who worked hand in hand with Absalohm to usher in the technological renaissance? What part did celebrated inventor Jeremiah Fahlworth have to play in Absalohm's madness?
Antiquities and Tangibles and Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,660. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The third collection by Hugo Award-winning author Tim Pratt -- whose previous collection Hart & Boot and Other Stories was a World Fantasy Award finalist -- gathers 23 of his best recent works of SF and Fantasy. Stories include Theodore Sturgeon Memorial Award nominee "Her Voice in a Bottle," Bram Stoker Award finalist "The Dude Who Collected Lovecraft" (with Nick Mamatas), and three new stories.