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Rotten Magic by Jeffrey Bardwell
Series: The Artifice Mage Saga. Price: Free! Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Devin is both a prince of machinery in a cutthroat steampunk empire and a practitioner of magic in a land where mages are put to death. Which destiny will destroy him first?
The Silver Cross by Gayla Scot-Hays
Price: Free! Words: 130,420. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(4.00 from 1 review)
Brother Michael finds a young woman in the middle of the wasteland, but never imagines she's anything more than lucky to be alive. Still, the silver cross glinting in her hair demands he pledge his sword to defend her. Now, as Michael wages a hopeless battle against his inner demons, the warrior sees his faith crumbling. Will rescuing Cross cost the priest his soul?
Infested: Cursed Ones 1 by Lily Taffel
Price: Free! Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Sandra Ross. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A day after the housewarming party, SCARY events begin to happen in the Miller's new house - shadows going against the light, images in the periphery of their vision and HORRIFIC nightmares. The eldest daughter falls sick while the youngest starts to converse with an imaginary friend. The events did not give them rest. Should they still fight for their HOUSE when it has become a LIVING NIGHTMARE?
Dark Confluence (The Darkening': A Contemporary Dark Fantasy Trilogy Book 1) by Rosemary Fryth
Price: Free! Words: 56,890. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It’s just another ordinary day for Jen McDonald. Until she slams on her brakes and narrowly misses hitting a shrouded woman. Disorientated and stumbling from her car, she’s stunned to discover that the woman has disappeared. Unbeknownst to Jen, that event is the catalyst for many other strange happenings in the small Australian town of Emerald Hills.
The Inner Circle: Holy Spirit by Cael McIntosh
Price: Free! Words: 91,440. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » General
I will always love him, although his blood is on my hands. I doubt anyone has ever killed another so close to them as I have. I still feel his throat closing between my fingers. I squeezed. I squeezed and I squeezed.
The Last Umbrian by Jason Buckland
Price: Free! Words: 42,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Not All werewolves are the same, some change shape, some grow claws and fangs but one, only one, the Umbrian can band them together. He will have to. The Hunters are becoming exceedingly good at killing werewolves
Terra Discordia by Livian Grey
Price: Free! Words: 59,600. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A strange country, broken into three kingdoms, lies trapped in a conflict that is long-lived and due to come to a head. Queen Xelle of the Heartlands is about to die, leaving her young and naive daughter, Lelette, to take the throne. Now a pawn in this deadly game of conquest, Lelette must rise above the chaos to become Queen of the Heartlands.
The Psychonaut - Book 1 in the Psychonaut trilogy by Tom G.H. Adams
Price: Free! Words: 122,400. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The ability to read another’s thoughts, the talent that allows you to pass through gateways to other realms, and the psychic weaponry to blow your opponent’s mind – literally. Welcome to the worlds of the Psychonaut. You’re untouchable, so what’s not to like? Maybe the creeping dread that you don’t own your power – it owns you.
Mystic Mist(The New Breed Book 1 by Lisa Vandiver
Series: New Breed. Price: Free! Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(5.00 from 1 review)
A mysterious mist descends upon the earth, bringing with it deadly creatures from another world.Two teenagers become the first line of defense against them.
Verum Et Inventa Magazine Issue 03 by Raymond Towers
Series: Verum Et Inventa. Price: Free! Words: 63,110. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
In issue No. 3, for January 2019: Part 2 of the exciting military sci-fi novella Non-Retrieval. The main feature is followed by four entries, in prose and short stories, from the medieval fantasy collection, Tales From The Savage Lands 1. This month’s in-depth article is titled Honduran Hordes: Human Rights Or Human Trafficking? Happy New Year, everyone! Rating: HIGH controversy.
Circleborn by Nicholas Stephenson
Price: Free! Words: 28,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ryan Faraway follows a single rule; keep the magic hidden. In his quest to cure the curse that threatens to turn him into a monster, Ryan reluctantly enlists the help of a cryptic coven but soon regrets it. This group brings with them a world of trouble; a world in which Ryan was meant to be King.
Puzzles In Darkness: Beginning by ManRock
Price: Free! Words: 70,680. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(1.00 from 1 review)
The story follows Kyzeip, a 22 year old Kreeton that came from a poor planet and now trains as a Lightning Slayer to hunt down monsters called Broots. He's cruel and unwilling to work with his unique team mates, but one day he found himself in a strange dark cave that gave him the power to see a racist ghost. Kyzeip soon finds that there's more to his corrupted world and believes he can change it.
Draugar The Girl with the Golden Buddha by The Seventh Scribe
Price: Free! Words: 59,000. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2018 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Literary collections » Ancient & Classical
If this book has somehow come to you, then tragically, the worst has already happened, and you must prepare to have your hands bloodied in an epic battle, though it may already be too late for you. Open this book and read... if you dare!
A Slave of Evil by James Brittain
Price: Free! Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Born a slave, Kara was raised to obey her master's every whim as divine will. But when her master dies in a strange kingdom, she is enthralled by a demon. Compelled to commit horrendous crimes in the name of evil, she is eventually given a task she cannot do, murder an infant. And so confused and uncertain of who she is without a master's will, she must flee into a strange unfriendly world.
Into the Shadows, volumes I and II by Gavin Green
Price: Free! Words: 160,470. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A story of Leo Beck's unexpected deliverance into a dark, surreal, and supernatural world that has been hidden within man's own history since before recorded time. For the most part, he hates it. And from there, it just gets worse.
Hail, the Great Magician! by Todd Miller
Price: Free! Words: 48,620. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On the remote island city of Gizli Sehir, the Mathematicians work furiously on their Impossible Contraptions to keep the Great Magician at bay, while vigilant Inquisitors search out his hideous thralls to destroy. The good citizens pray to Kara Kurbaga to keep their Equations safe, but the insidious chant of the Magician’s magical numbers proves too powerful to resist, and His evil path beckons.
Doctor Abbott by Michelle Laverdure
Price: Free! Words: 117,390. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Shipwrecked on an Island, forgotten by the world, Doctor Abbott finds himself at the mercy of a long thought to be extinct species of human. Enslaved for his healing powers and at their mercy, he must learn to survive in the most unforgiving place on earth.
Mythical by William Petersen
Price: Free! Words: 23,230. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(3.00 from 2 reviews)
NOT a typical fantasy... - At the top of the world, two unlikely participants are drawn into an ancient conflict that will ultimately determine the future of mankind... -
The Ocean Hearth - An Epic Fantasy Story by Lionelson Yong
Price: Free! Words: 50,290. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Eli was an infamous former thief who found himself playing a pivotal role in a rebellion against the corrupt King Velron of Eleazar. But the poor rebellion was both outsourced and outnumbered by the king's men! Meanwhile, the Starbornes, oppressed and exploited, were also desperate to overthrow the king themselves. In the midst of all this terrible turmoil, how will Eli change the tide of battle?