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Mnemosyne Anthology
By Alexandra Elliott, Erin McKee, & Heather Valentine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Mnemosyne Anthology. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Mnemosyne Anthology collects ten stories from up-and-coming writers in science-fiction, fantasy and horror. The curated stories encompass a wide range of what the genres have to offer - from cute to horrifying, serious to fluffy, fairytales to zombies - but are united by their solid writing, strong original ideas and overall high quality.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2014)
By Bards and Sages Publishing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,330. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Since 2009, the Bards and Sages Quarterly has brought fans of speculative fiction an amazing variety of short stories from both new and established authors. Each issue sets out to introduce readers to the wealth of talent found in the horror, fantasy and science fiction genres. Our authors have included Nebula, Hugo, and Pushcart winners and nominees.
Fallen Tears: A Blood Crave Novella
By Christina Channelle
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.
This Weak and Idle Theme
By Victoria Perkins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,610. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Ten short stories from myriad genres, including a series previously released only in individual e-book form.
Fin's Magic
By KateMarie Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fin depends on her companions to keep her safe…and out of chains. As one of the Amari, the only race that can harness magic, she longs for a normal life. One where she didn’t have to constantly look over her shoulder, and she could fall in love. Alaric fell hard for Fin from the moment he laid his eyes on her three years ago. He swore an oath to keep her safe, even if it meant his life.
The Year of Ancient Ghosts
By Kim Wilkins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,070. Language: Australian English. Published: June 5, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis-winner Kim Wilkins compiles five novellas (three reprinted, two original) in this strong collection. Wilkins adds fantastic elements to her depiction of ages past and present, but rather than relying on standard fantasy tropes, her stories are informed by detailed research into the periods in question.
Ride the Moon
By M.L.D. Curelas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Tyche Books Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Nineteen authors from around the world show you the wonder and awe of the moon. Tyche Books inaugural title, an anthology edited by M.L.D Curelas.
Witch-Finder: A Chronicle of the Staff and Students of the Theological College of St. Van Helsing
By Vanessa Knipe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Witches, elementals and vampires roam the British Isles. Only the militant arm of the Church of England from the College of St. Van Helsing keep the monsters in line. Vanessa Knipe writes of health-club vampires, school-girl love-spells, backyard gardens gone very wrong, and the efforts of the Witch-Finders to set things right and let ordinary Brits live normal lives.
Interzone 249 Nov - Dec 2013
By TTA Press
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Interzone; 2013’s British Fantasy Award winning magazine from TTA Press. #249 contains new fiction by some of the world's best writers and most talented newcomers, plus hard-hitting reviews and innovative artwork. Many recognised authors started their careers here and newcomer Sarah Brooks continues this tradition. However recognised names; John Shirley this issue, continue to supply great stories
Shadow's Reach
By Moira Katson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From fantasy author Moira Katson, a collection of short stories set in the world of Light & Shadow. A new king must find a way to end the invasion of his homeland. A young woman grapples with the reality of a devastating prophecy. A rebel finds himself aiding the monarchy he swore to overturn. Return to Heddred to learn more about characters familiar and unfamiliar, friends and foes...
Dreaming of Djinn
By Liz Grzyb
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: Australian English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
18 New tales of the Arabian Nights. "To open Dreaming Of Djinn is to open a jewel encrusted box full of exquisite and mouthwatering delicacies." - Isobelle Carmody
Cross The Line
By Nadia H Foley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,570. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The introductory book to The Parallel Series. Paranormal, Urban, Historical, Steampunk. The sky is the limit in the parallel dimensions!
The Long Star
By R. Blair Sands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,700. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Earth explodes leaving 135 men in space and 2000+ on the moon. Eventually they are rescued by the largest spacecraft in existence, and begin traveling the universe and farther...
Once Upon a Sixgun
By Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,330. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Wild West and Fairy Tale Land… Two places where anything is possible! From penny dreadfuls turning Billy the Kid into a hero to stories of Big Bad Wolves eating Grandmothers. Pro Se Productions asks the question…what if that fictional land of creatures and beasties and that very real time in American history were one and the same place?
Till Human Voices Wake Us
By Annie Bellet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,780. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In this large collection, author Annie Bellet demonstrates her gift for the short form, offering readers twenty short stories, novelettes, and novellas that are compelling, beautifully imagined, and entertaining. Till Human Voices Wake Us contains 20 stories that range from hard science fiction to space opera, sword and sorcery to magical realism, some in print for the first time.
Prickle Moon
By Juliet Marillier
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,680. Language: Australian English. Published: June 2, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The skillful first collection by prolific New Zealand fantasist Marillier (the Bridei Chronicles and others for adults and teens) includes 14 short stories, as well as an introduction by Sophie Masson and detailed author’s notes.
Whiskey Sour (& Other Stories)
By Skyla Dawn Cameron
Series: Demons of Oblivion. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
One night without protection led to French-Canadian fae bartender Juliette Aubrey catching lycanthropy. Now half faerie, half werewolf, and entirely pissed off, Juliette has the chance for revenge when the last person she wants to see strolls into her bar needing help.
Peacemaker (The Flash Gold Chronicles, #3)
By Lindsay Buroker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
1 star(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Half-breed tinkerer Kali McAlister doesn’t care that the gold rush has stormed into Dawson and prospectors are flooding the north—all she wants is to finish construction of her airship, so she can escape the Yukon and see the world. Unfortunately, the world keeps chucking wrenches into her machinery: a mysterious gambler is pumping her for information on her...
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. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
0.5 star(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.
Hell's Garden: Mad, Bad and Ghostly Gardeners
By April Grey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,570. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Six talented writers explore the various paths Evil can take when in Hell's Garden. Featuring tales by Rayne Hall, Heather Holland Wheaton, Jonathan Broughton, Mark Cassell, Eric Dimbleby and Jeff Hargett. Edited by April Grey.