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The Terror of Moreton Island by Robert Sullivan
Price: Free! Words: 36,870. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(3.00 from 1 review)
Charlie Mularczyk loves living on Moreton Island, and he loves his job. But now he has a problem. Something's rotten in the island paradise - people are disappearing. Battling a growing storm, Charlie races the elements through a tortured landscape bathed in fog and rain. Each day he moves deeper into the heart of darkness. Each day he moves closer to the point of no return.
The Trillium Awakening by Hamish Keddie
Series: Newborn. Price: Free! Words: 106,600. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Romance » Adult
Priya discovers she has secret powers. One is healing and the other language acquisition. This is hides. Can't let her foster parents know. Can't reveal this to anyone including her supportive girlfriend Bell, of two years. Then bioweapons go off. The world is going crazy. Is Bell who she says she is? With a dark and mysterious past catching up with her, Priya must choose - live, love or die.
Bridge Burner Hyperion by Jared Rinaldi
Price: Free! Words: 101,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
When the spiral at the center of time and space is torn asunder, it falls upon a young bike mechanic and a strange band of adventurers to put it back together again. Standing in their way are the forces of chaos and darkness, which will do everything in their power to keep the spiral broken.
Verum Et Inventa Magazine Issue 01 by Raymond Towers
Series: Verum Et Inventa. Price: Free! Words: 62,750. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In issue No. 1, for November, 2018: Three short stories from the recently released science fiction collection Variant Worlds 2, and an excerpt of over 30 pages from upcoming release Rothschild Apocalypse. Articles include the candid How I Became My Male Characters, and Space-Based Starships And Colonies to give budding writers a good grounding on the basics. Rating: EXTREME controversy.
The Age of Lost Innocence by Damian M. Salo
Price: Free! Words: 156,000. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The Age of Lost Innocence and the Theory of Balance is a tale of three best friends who set off on an epic quest to the Holy Land. They are tasked with assisting Elder Emeral in discovering the meaning behind the Theory of Balance to thwart Lord Nico Donyan and the Great Reckoning--giving rise to Raul the Divine and setting in motion his plans to rule all of humanity.
Legends of Litha (Wheel of the Year Anthology Volume 3) by Cherron Riser, Ashley Nicole Davis, Tara Ann Moore, & Taylor Lexus Brown
Series: Wheel of the Year Anthology. Price: Free! Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016 by Luna K Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Bring Forth the Power of the Creature in your Soul! Enter a magical world where those around you are not who they seem. Take a quest as fantasies become real, and mysteries unfold into beautiful tales and horrid betrayals. Inside these pages, you will be sucked into a realm where all that seemed impossible is anything but.
Escape from Endeavor by Daniel A. Jones
Price: Free! Words: 97,530. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Escape from Endeavor is a classic science fiction story set on a distant planet similar to Earth. A world where science has met magic and lost, where evil has triumphed over good and the few remaining human inhabitants struggle to hold onto what little humanity they have left. Escape from Endeavor is book one of the Children of the Rift series.
Netherworld by Razor Blade
Price: Free! Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
"This is your only warning. Do not leave the line, do not give into temptation, once you leave the line you can never return and you will be lost for all time.”
The Inner Circle: The Gates of Hae'Evun by Cael McIntosh
Price: Free! Words: 83,980. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
In the end, it didn't matter what they thought of you . . . or even what you thought of yourself. In the end, all that mattered was who you were. And you were beautiful.
Verum Et Inventa Magazine Issue 02 by Raymond Towers
Series: Verum Et Inventa. Price: Free! Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In issue No. 2, for December 2018: Part 1 of the sci-fi novella Non-Retrieval. The main feature is followed by five recently written short stories, in a range of genres, with three directly inspired by notes from the Story Starters archive. Articles include the revealing How I Became My Female Characters, and for the upcoming holiday, Have A Merry, Pagan Christmas! Rating: HIGH controversy.
Loving the Reaper by Alexis Michaud
Series: Loving the Reaper, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,010. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi
Quiet shy girl of the town is thrown together with the town's newest resident. This twist of fate will change her life in ways she never thought possible. Had never even dreamed of.
The Shepherd by J.C. Staudt
Series: The Aionach Saga, Book 0. Price: Free! Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.00 from 1 review)
Toler Glaive makes his living as hired muscle, guarding trade caravans against the dangers of the wasteland. Unbeknownst to the trading company he works for, Toler has also taken up smuggling, and he's about to pull off the biggest heist of his life. When nomads ambush the caravan, his carefully laid plan begins to unravel. Now he must either take the fall, or let someone else take it for him...
Clara Drummond and the Book of Mrunelight by Malachi Moose-Rat
Price: Free! Words: 34,390. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018 by Critters Unusual. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Clara thought her adventures had begun and ended with her meeting of exotic and odd characters in the magical realm. Most of all, the Wurzel, for whom descriptive words failed her. Little did she suspect that the Book of Mrunelight found at the bottom of an old basement crate would take center stage as the pot of gold at the end of a dystopian rainbow.
Hadagery, Book of Canaan by Teresa Vanmeter
Price: Free! Words: 43,470. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Creeee...eeeee..eeee..ee. The door behind Hadlin creaked open. "That's impossible." He thought, "I barred that door shut." Then turned around just in time to hear it click shut again. The Babasova was home.
Dragon Clutch by Delaney Walnofer
Price: Free! Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
As a young girl, Damara lived with dragons. Years later, in the Kingdom of Wystil, she’s desperate to stop the looming war between humans and the dragons she fondly remembers. Spurning the warnings of her loved ones, Damara runs away and joins a pack of dragons in the hope of preventing further bloodshed. But she soon finds that not all dragons are what she believed.
Apollyon's Saint The Collection: Books One through Ten by Zachary Koukol
Series: Apollyon's Saint, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 190,060. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(3.00 from 1 review)
Failing suicide, Apollyon tricked Gabriel into drinking from Sang Grail. Immortally ensnaring him to a war between gods. This book contains the first ten books in the Apollyon's Saint series. Its has, The Beginning, The Unraveling, Cain's Rage, Heaven's Abomination's, Nine Kingdoms, The Rebellion, Morrighan's Curse, Land of Literature, Suicidal Writers Society, and the Decendents of Salem.
Forging Amber by David Petrey
Price: Free! Words: 44,140. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Amber is tethered to a tree, awaiting her fate as the annual sacrifice to the monstrous Queleon. Saved by the Aurora Sisters, a trio of witches, Amber must serve them for their benevolence. The book sees Amber plot her escape, finding unlikely solace in a mystical book, making friends with a strange wooden boy and ultimately realising the inner power she holds to set herself free.
The Land of All Things Fallen: Part II (The Wyvern King's Redemption Volume 1) by D W Gladstone
Price: Free! Words: 95,420. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This is the second part of The Land of All Things Fallen. It is a dark, epic fantasy. It is published in three parts that comprise the first volume of the The Wyvern King's Redemption series. It describes the fall of Ammandorn through the political machinations triggered by the arrival of a strange creature and the discovery of a long secret shame that underpinned the society.
Cloak Games: Thief Trap by Jonathan Moeller
Price: Free! Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The High Queen of the Elves has conquered Earth, but I don't care about that. I don't care about the High Queen, or the Rebels seeking to overthrow her. All I care about is getting my baby brother the treatments he needs to recover from his potentially fatal disease…and those treatments have a steep price. Fortunately, I have magic of my own, and I'm a very, very good thief.
Flashback: Siren Song (A Yancy Lazarus Novella) by James Hunter
Price: Free! Words: 26,760. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The year is 1969. Yancy Lazarus—bluesman, gambler, future world-class mage and fix-it man—is just a dumb, unlucky kid serving with the 3rd Battalion 3rd Marines in Vietnam. But when his squad is tasked with conducting a routine patrol deep in enemy territory, everything goes to nine kinds of hell, and he quickly sees his chances at survival slipping away.