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Bards and Sages Quarterly (April 2017)
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,500. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Now in our NINTH YEAR! Celebrate the wonderful range of styles within the speculative fiction genres with our newest issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly. From the lighthearted to the heart-pounding, this special double-length issue will delight short fiction fans.
Rupt World Stories Volume 3: Real Monsters Hide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In this third installation of a 4-volume set, discover how real monsters in the Rupt World keep themselves hidden from view until it's too late for you. Open up this collection of stories to find out the truth concerning clandestine organizations, heroes with tendencies toward arson, and downtrodden cops looking for respect in all the wrong places.
Rupt World Stories Volume 2: Monsters Can Help
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Rupt World will break you, so you need this 4-volume set to prepare for the monsters you may find. This second volume reminds you that sometimes help comes from unexpected places. As you read, remember the following: zombies were people too; interdimensional kidnappers are usually required by law to return those they take; and, even mercenaries don't want crazy political-extremists in power.
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.
Aurealis #91
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Aurealis #91 The June 2016 issue of the award winning speculative fiction magazine is now available. This latest issue has all of the fiction, non fiction, news and reviews that our readers love and expect. Find out why so many people rely on Aurealis for their hit of quality Speculative Fiction.
Aurealis #95
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Aurealis #95 features new fiction from around the world, articles, interviews and reviews.
Lukas, Más allá de lo aparente
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,350. Language: Spanish. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lukas, un perro "extraterrestre", de reflexiones profundas y anécdotas que sacan sonrisas. Atrapa al lector con historias conmovedoras ocupando un relato ameno, inteligente y sagaz. Dedicado especialmente a aquellos seres especiales y a los que buscan ir más allá de lo aparente.
Aurealis #89
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,430. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
This issue of Aurealis opens with a haunting image of ghosts reburying their dead at low tide from David Versace ‘The Lighthouse at Cape Defeat’, then moves through the gentle organic world-building of Adrik Kemp’s ‘Blossom Fall’ and finally onto Heidi Kneale’s intriguing steampunkish ‘How He Wound Up’.
Living in the Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Join in the antics and laughs as new Life Mates meet and old friends sing in a new season while they rejoice and show what it is like to be ‘Living in the Light’.
The Brilliant Career of Sajur Golu and Other Tales of Azara
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,360. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
This companion volume to Chosen of Azara contains nine tales of magic, family, ambition, honor, and love.
Dance, Princes, Dance (Castle Charming #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Fairy tale scandals, boys kissing boys and another mystery to be solved at Castle Charming in this fun fantasy novella.
Once Upon A Dragon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,970. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
A non-themed, cross-genre collection of short fiction, including fantasy, science fiction and horror as well as general fiction.
Surrounded by the Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,990. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
It has been three years since Branith has been home and a few of the Princes from the Free Lands have come with him. As Elves gather for the celebration, Daroth finds his Kingdom is being invaded by every high-ranking Elven family. There are toddlers everywhere! It reminds him of when his children were toddlers, and with that in mind, he is ready to enjoy the party. Can it be that simple?
The Towers, the Moon
Series: The Trifold Age, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
France, under the Court of the Moon, is a country of cyclical change, where the true rulers arrive every night to compete among themselves, and humans are backdrop, witnesses, inessential – and yet inextricably intertwined. It is the reign of the Gilded Tower, and fashions are daring. "Two Wings" is 7,500 words, "Forfeit" is 20,000 words, and "Death and the Moon" is 2300 words.
Moonfur And Other Tales
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Eight excursions into the wild worlds of fantasy and science fiction from author Paul Lucas!
Guardians of the Future
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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.
Aurealis #88
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,440. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Chimaera Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Melanie Rees’ wicked little tale of frenetic tweeting, ‘#WhatIsHendersonsCurse’, opens the latest issue of Aurealis. In ‘The Planetary Survey’, Tom Dullemond explores what might go wrong with humans trying to understand aliens, and the implications for advertising campaigns. Jessi Hammond’s ‘Wired’ is a tense near-future thriller that proves big business really does get away with murder.
Unhappily Ever After; Fairy Tales with a Twist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,640. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fairy tales have a happy ending ... or do they? In this anthology of short stories we learn that sometimes happily ever after misses the mark. From Rumpelstiltskin's Ghost, to an unhappily married Snow White, or the little known Eighth Dwarf to Jack's poor decision making skills. Sit back and enjoy these lesser known fairy tales as told by some of today's hottest authors!

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