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Conspiracy (The Emperor's Edge Book 4) by Lindsay Buroker
Series: The Emperor's Edge, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 123,160. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.88 from 8 reviews)
When you’re an outlaw hoping for a pardon, and the emperor personally sends a note requesting that your team kidnap him, you make plans to comply... Even if it's a trap. Conspiracy is the fourth book in The Emperor's Edge fantasy series.
Backlash by T.R. Lemke
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,330. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the depths of a country-wide famine, a desperate and impoverished shopkeeper apprentices himself to an assassin to survive. The price is cruel, but the life he begins to forge could be remarkable.
One Man: A City of Fallen Gods Novel by Harry Connolly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,200. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
One Cursed City. Two Dead Gods. Ten Thousand Murderers and Thieves. One Orphaned Girl. Kyrioc, Child of No One, risks everything to rescue his only friend, a kidnapped nine-year-old, who has been caught up in an underworld plot to exploit forbidden magic.
Night Must Fall by Angela White
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 88,140. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2018 by Cloud 9 Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic(5.00 from 1 review)
Alexa and her crew made it through the Killing Fields and were pointed to the road that will take them to the first portal. With the help of a blessed knife and a friend, their next adventure shouldn’t be so harsh… Except, the knife isn’t blessed, and the friend isn’t one. Night Must Fall, for everyone.
Guardienne: Called to Serve by JK Waylon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,370. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017 by SmokinHotPress. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
Beautiful and powerful, Guardienne is a super heroine coming out of retirement. Dark forces are on the move, poised to strike at the heart of Synne City's Super Heroine Corps just as Guardienne and two other new super heroines join the team. Ms Amazing also finds herself besieged on three fronts: heroine, personal, and business. And newly elevated Fury struggles with her own dark choices.
Legends of Fire (A Dark Faerie Tale #7) by Alexia Purdy
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,170. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(5.00 from 1 review)
Some secrets were never meant to be exposed to the light of the world. When the Raven Faery Queen’s brother is cursed and in danger of losing his wings and mind, she calls in specialized mercenaries for the Seelie Faery Court—Benton and Rylan (AKA Soap). They immediately discover this might not be a cut and dry mission.
The Wizard's Journal: Vampiric Curse - Book II by T. J. Hunter
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015 by Fantasy Realm Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
Ordinary in every way, except for being a wizard, Azul loves to have pizza and domestic beer between battling monsters. When called into action, he unleashes his magic to battle dark creatures that go bump in the night. His first order of business is to find and destroy ancient stones and prevent the creation of vampires that are no longer confined to the darkness of night.
Dissension by K.A. Salidas
Series: Chronicles of the Uprising, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014 by Rising Sign Books. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
In a world where humans have subjugated vampires, Mira, a vampire and gladiator, must make her patron, Lucian see past centuries of lies, bloodshed, and propaganda and find the truth. Not all is as it seems.
The Turning by Sarah D. Silvey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 203,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Innocence lost. Strength forged. Death dealt. A young woman with psychic powers is thrust into a world where her sole companion is a cold assassin. Surrounded by enemies, she struggles to survive. But the power she carries has a price: her greatest trial will be defending herself from possession by her own inner demon.
Grudge of the Sorceress by S. E. McKinley
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,930. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Two men survive a violent hunt one night. One is a village blacksmith apprentice who carries the weight of the world on his shoulders. The other travels about the countryside spreading an embellished story, seeking glory and adventure. When a recluse sorceress hears the story, she brings the estranged friends together and sends them on another hunt to end an old grudge.
The Golden Lands, Volume 2 by Dominic Sceski
Series: The Golden Lands. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 20,190. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure(5.00 from 2 reviews)
John and Faith now know the plot of the Evil that kidnapped Soror and Frater, John’s little sister and brother; they, along with a host of other humans, are to be sacrificed to the ominous god of death. Meanwhile, Faith is realizing the true, dark nature of John’s desire to hunt the Evil. Can she stop him before his thirst for vengeance consumes him…or will it consume her instead?
Beyond Hell's Gates by Maryann Paige & Matthew Harrison
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Occult(5.00 from 1 review)
From Beyond Hell’s Gates, he arrives, claiming the rights of his lineage and to bring about the demise of mankind. However, someone stands in his way and he’s the only hope for the survival of the human race. Written by Maryann Paige & Matthew Harrison.
4 Otherworldly Chillers by Jacqueline Diamond
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 291,630. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.00 from 1 review)
Four stunning tales of the supernatural, by the USA Today bestselling author of 100 published novels. From Gothic romance to demonic horror, from high fantasy to an invasion from a parallel universe, these full-length books provide nonstop thrills. Library Journal compared the author’s writing to “the best of Dean Koontz's supernatural chillers.”
Witch of the Defiled by Walter Lazo
Series: Chronicles of the Demon World, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,620. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.00 from 1 review)
Buro Durkierna set in motion the destruction of the world, inadvertently summoning the all-consuming Possessed Realm, ruled by the terrible Witch of the Defiled, Jazael. Now he seeks death as redemption. Unbeknownst to him, however, other forces seek him also, some to destroy him, others to save him. For it is only the hand that set in motion the destruction of the world that can save it.
The Island - Complete Collection by Michael R Stark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 185,430. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
The Fever struck hard and fast, rising out of the slums and claiming victim after victim. Within months, the disease dominated the news as death rates soared. William Hill knew his chances of avoiding the virus sat squarely between slim and none. While the rest of the world built barricades, he chose a simpler end. The island seemed like a good place to die. He just didn't realize how good.
Ever Dead (A Dark Faerie Tale #6) by Alexia Purdy & J.T. Lewis
Series: A Dark Faerie Tale. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,010. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015 by Lyrical Lit. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.00 from 1 review)
Confronted by a warrior named Benton, who has the ability to disintegrate other beings with his flaming sword, Hank’s world continues to spiral away from reality. Especially when he inadvertently discovers a whole new world, unknown to most of humankind…along with the surprising realization that he is inescapably tied to this new and magical land.
The Ryel Saga: A Tale of Love and Magic by Carolyn Kephart
Series: The Ryel Saga. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 229,140. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(4.00 from 1 review)
Lord Adept Ryel Mirai seeks to rediscover the Art that will release his mentor from the wraithworld of the Void, but a malignant sorcerer likewise imprisoned has enlisted the aid of Ryel's strongest rival to find the spell first. THE RYEL SAGA combines in a single volume the critically acclaimed epic fantasy duology WYSARD and LORD BROTHER (revised and expanded 2013 second edition).
The Witch Hunter General by Mace Berry
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off until Jan. 1, 2020!) Words: 82,670. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Almost two thousand years after the betrayal of a close friend, Inquisitor General Victor Cain is now the very thing he hunts and hates: a half human-half witch. Cursed with immortality, Victor must summon all of his strength to face his past and bring justice for one of his own.
Blue Plague: The Fall (Blue Plague Book 1) by Thomas A. Watson
Series: Blue Plague. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 148,510. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
The Preppers were right. And the time is now. The Blue Plague came roaring out of the Congo and into the United States–and it can’t be stopped. The Infected become violently insane and impossibly strong. They’re not zombies – that would be too easy. The Infected are violent and unstoppable, but they can think. They can heal from most wounds. And worst of all–they can reproduce.
Tales of the MERC Part One: The Trial by Mike Eschbach
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Malice and Stout have a problem. Retired heroes of the MERC, they have enjoyed all the benefits that implies. Unfortunately, their son, Hari, decided to follow their lead and enrolled in the MERC Officer Candidate Program without their knowledge. Worse, Hari’s planning to attempt the Trial. Upon learning of her son’s folly, Malice demands that Stout take action. What's an old soldier to do?