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The Thief, the Crown, and the Pegasus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
A young princess is determined to recover her stolen coronation crown from a powerful sorceress with sticky fingers.
Soul of Diamond, Heart of Glass
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013. Category: 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?
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2013)
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Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,390. Language: English. Published: January 10, 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.
Lukka Andorra (Beautiful Woman)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A young couple from another world are faced with a curse and a mystery out at sea that threatens to pull them apart, and there's only one thing that can keep them together. (Fantasy short story) (After you read Lukka Andorra, if you enjoyed it, feel free to leave me a review!)
Oblique Vengeance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ravynn Dar'Kesh is possessed by the evil wizard Baradan, and the only man who can save her is the only one she doesn't dare go near...
Mythed Connections: A Short Story Collection of Classical Myth in the Modern World
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Have you ever met a muse in a café? Ever wondered if that drafty corner of your grandma's basement is actually a portal to Hades? Ever heard noises in the woods that you couldn't account for but suspected were part of a trick being played on you by a Greek god with an English accent? Okay, so most people haven't, which is probably why everyone in this short story collection acts so surprised...
Black Static #38 Horror Magazine
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Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This 1st 2014 issue is dedicated to the memory of Joel Lane, and Nicholas Royle pays tribute in 'The Conscience of the Circuit'. The issue’s new horror/dark fiction is by John Grant, Tim Waggoner, Andrew Hook, Maura McHugh, Danny Rhodes and Malcolm Devlin. Cover art is by Joachim Luetke. Plus columns by Stephen Volk and Lynda E. Rucker; Tony Lee’s DVD/Blu-ray reviews, Peter Tennant’s book reviews.
Master Minds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,860. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Which is more important: reason or passion? Can the two co-exist? Third Flatiron Anthologies presents "Master Minds," a new collection of short stories that consider the different meanings of intelligence. Join thirteen new and established speculative fiction writers in a mind-boosting exploration of sentience and sapience.
Out of Time: An Adventure of The Spectre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Spectre, also known as the Dead Man Who Walks, lives to protect his people, as have all his family since the first Spectre of Skull Cavern. When a report comes out from the Jungle Patrol, he and his great wolf Demon investigate, only to stumble into something he never expected...
Trouble the Cat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Follow the adventures of Dory, a fledgling sorceress, and her cat Trouble, in this new anthology from award-winning author, P.M. Griffin.
HYM and HUR
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 14 reviews)
In this fantasy-comedy Hym and Hur are a young couple who never age and have been in love for more than a century. They also possess magical abilities, two of which are either to play pranks on humankind or to perform good deeds. Enacting both at once is now what gets them into trouble, especially since it's the unruly character of Death they must deal with to bring their plans to fruition.
The Shadow's Bride, Part 2 of Shadows of the Heavens
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Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: British English. Published: June 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Cursed for invoking a spirit's powers once too often, the Bride of Shadows must navigate adherency politics to maintain her freedom. Doing so without ending up indebted may not be easy. A 9000 word fantasy novelette.
Dryad's Tale, A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Darweena must choose to fight for the Forest Folk in an epic battle against the beasts. Will she choose love over her home? A short story of 3700 words.
PLMII's FLUX-FICTION, VOL 01
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Mythix Studios. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A Pirate, a Viking, a Vampire, and an Inventor, are just a few of the many characters you can expect to see in these mysterious and mind-bending adventures from the creative mind of Philip Lee McCall II, written by rising fantasy authors. All stories are based upon PLMII’s highly successful “GOD GATES” series currently being scripted for a television series.
The Christmas Village
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A Short Christmas Romance. Approximately 3000 words. First Sara fell and hit her head then she fell in love with a man in her dream. Will he still be there when she wakes up?
Song of Shadows, Part 3 of Shadows of the Heavens
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Series: Shadows of the Heavens. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When politics is involved, the law loses. So when anti-imperialist vandalism threatens to turn into assassination, Tsotu must find the potential killer before tensions ignite. A 9000 word fantasy novelette.
Enigma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(4.92 from 13 reviews)
Tikaya and Rias believe they’ll have several calm weeks at sea, but the ship they board is on the run. The captain has acquired a mysterious stolen artifact… and the owners want it back. When he learns of Tikaya’s background, he urges her to decode its secrets, implying her life—and everyone else’s—might be forfeit if she fails. Engima is a 15,000-word short story set after Encrypted.
Menschenring - Ein Kurzroman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: German. Published: July 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Peter, ein Anthropologe, der sich auf das Aufklären von Sichtungen magischer Geschöpfe spezialisiert, glaubt überhaupt nicht an Feen. Doch das ändert sich, wenn er eine schöne Frau in einem Feenring, mitten in der irischen Landschaft findet. Hätte er ihr doch bloß nicht geholfen, dann wäre sein Leben noch schön berechenbar wie zuvor...
The Beautiful Thing: Fairytales Retold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A prince is caught between the doldrums of duty and the joys of (a most improper) love. A young woman sets no stock in all that dying-for-love nonsense, and woe betide the anguished knight who tries to brood at her. And a little girl observes more of life, love, and regret than anyone would have thought to expect from a clever and vengeful witch. Three old stories given new shapes.
Guardians of the Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Daroth is at wits end to know how to control a generation of children. The rowdiness he accepts, but when it gets out of hand he hands training of their offspring to Gabriel. The children take to training like ducks to water, but the mothers are missing their babies. The Life Mates decide to help their King reconsider and he learns not to underestimate the power of bonds between mother and child.