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Shadows Beneath: The Writing Excuses Anthology
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 162,820. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Dragonsteel Entertainment, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
From the Hugo Award-winning hosts of the Writing Excuses writing advice show comes a collection of all-new stories of the fantastic, with beautiful illustrations and a behind-the-scenes look at each story’s creation. Come for the stories by award-winning authors; stay for the peek behind the creative curtain.
The Birdcage Heart & Other Strange Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,810. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
The twelve unusual fantasy stories in Peter M. Ball’s collection are filled with magic, hope, and heartache. THE BIRDCAGE HEART AND OTHER STRANGE TALES will introduce to you a grieving young man descending a staircase that never ends, angry merfolk invading Copenhagen in war-machines made from old shipwrecks, an itinerant musician with a grudge, and more.
Aurealis #96
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,670. Language: Australian English. Published: November 20, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Aurealis #96 features Patrick Doerksen’s ‘Extracts from a Life of Science Fiction’, a poetic meditation on the nature of science fiction and humanity, S G Larner’s ‘Searching for Cidalisa’ which explores a near future society of implanted memories and rogue databases, and Annika Howells’ eerie and lyrical ‘Obsidian River’ that will live with you long after you’ve finished reading.