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Fairish & The One-Eyed Goatherd by Hannah Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Beauty(of 'and the Beast'-type fame)'s okay-looking older sister Fairish gets her own potential fairytale. It doesn't go too well. Featuring a heroine who really likes to say 'screw you,' a hero who knows how to rock an eyepatch, adventure, danger, random dragons, and all the goats you could possibly dream of. And then some. Seriously. There are just too many goats.
Road Trip by C.M. Simpson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: Australian English. Published: January 5, 2017 by C.M. Simpson Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Melange feels the pull of utter dread emanating from a road train parked at a rest stop near her home, she investigates. She has no intention of being trapped in the cab on the driver’s unexpected return, nor of being stuck in the truck when he is murdered . With time running short, she has to find a way to avoid capture, and summon help—and that means getting past the troll and human guards.
A Maldição da Ponte do Arco by Joel Puga
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Algo nas imediações da Ponte do Arco anda a afogar as crianças da aldeia de Perre. Temendo que a causa seja de origem sobrenatural, a população vira-se para a Igreja para os ajudar. Porém, ao ver a aparente impotência desta, três homens decidem resolver o problema sozinhos. O que têm de fazer para manter os seus filhos seguros, contudo, irá persegui-los até ao fim das suas vidas.
Aurealis #56 Award Winners by Dirk Strasser (Editor)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: Australian English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Aurealis #56 is the second special Award Winners issue. Thoraiya Dyer's The ‘Fruit of the Pipal Tree’ won Best Fantasy Short Story. 'The Past is a Bridge Best Left Burnt', a raw autobiographical story, was joint winner in the Best Horror Short Story category. The author, Paul Haines, died in March this year after a battle with cancer, and didn't live to receive the Aurealis Award.
A Cerberus Jaw by Lee A Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: British English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
Clay has long been taunted by the ferocious Cerberus on his route to meet Elsa at the Tea Room. One day the beast finally watches Clay's life fall into chaotic ruin midst the devastation of the Coffee Bang. The facial anomaly that Clay discovers in the mirror as he tries to cope with ensuing entropy following the event, sucks him deeper and deeper into a black hole of despair.
Cadets, Part One by John Bustrak
Series: Refuge World, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
One with no family, one with a father from the forested mountains, one from the capital, one from the farm, and one from the ruins of centuries past.
Kel's Story by John Bustrak
Series: Refuge World, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The first of many tales of Kel, a master swordsman hunting a Warlord in the Blasted Lands. This is also the first published short story set in the Refuge World setting.
Spirits Abroad by Zen Cho
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 85,170. 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.
Alpha Female by A. M. Reed
Series: Wolves Among Us, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Becca Carlyle, not content with living in the male-dominated world of werewolves, wants more than simply being an obedient mate. She wants to empower females, to become an example of how to stand up and be counted, refusing to roll over while males lord it over her. What better way than becoming an Alpha, a position traditionally held by males?
Cadets, Part Two by John Bustrak
Series: Refuge World, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
There's more to growing from a child to an adult than simply waiting for time to pass; for some, experiences thrust upon them unwillingly are the most decisively shaping, for others conscious decisions about how to take life.
Set Ablaze by Teyla Branton
Series: Unbounded, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,950. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by White Star Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In and out. Do the job. Renegade Blaze Vincent has survived years with this motto. Barely. Plucked from death’s door and revived repeatedly with curequick, he’s developed an addiction that threatens to destroy everything he’s worked for. If you’ve enjoyed the Unbounded series, you will love this extra peek into Ritter’s family.
Conor Kelly's Legends of Ireland by Ali Isaac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,600. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There is so much more to Irish mythology than 'The Children of Lir', beautiful a story as it is. Let me be your guide, and all will be well. I invite you to accompany me on an epic journey four thousand years back in time to the shadowy past of Ireland’s long-lost legend, where fairy kings and Goddesses walked amongst mortals, and where feats of magic, swordsmanship and courage were customary.
Down The Cut by John Bustrak
Series: Refuge World, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kel moves South along the mightiest river in the Blasted Lands, encountering the aftermath of a battle as he goes. Follows directly after Kel's Story.
Salt Water by Deb Logan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2017 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Maris, a fifteen-year-old girl from Wichita, Kansas has never seen the ocean. Intentionally. Her parents have an unreasonable fear of the sea. When Dad allows Maris to accompany her best friend on a family vacation to Portland, Oregon, he has no idea that their ultimate destination will be Cannon Beach … and the wild waters of the Pacific Ocean. Maris is about to learn the family secret.
Five Tales from the Rusty Scabbard by Ty Johnston
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,160. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Five short stories from the author's Ursian Chronicles series of epic fantasy tales: Deep in the Land of the Ice and Snow Road of the Sword Six Swords, One Skeleton and a Sewer Blade and Flame Kron Darkbow
A Chimaera in my Wardrobe by Tina Rath
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of short fantasy stories for the 21st century, told by a gentle little monster with a penchant for happy endings. He introduces policemen, mummies, bikers, vampires, background artistes, a stage-struck devil and a successful author, plus an unusual take on some fairy stories you thought you knew! Each section is complete in itself, but the story of the chimaera will carry to the end