Books tagged: short fantasy

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Upon Reflection
Price: Free! Words: 670. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A wizard at the end of a long life. He lies on his deathbed, reflecting on absent friends and the only woman he has ever loved. This very short story was written as a fun little look at romance, magic, and the act of personal self-reflection.
The Vine
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On a blazing starlit night in the desert, the stable-boy Afif cannot sleep. Neither can the sultan’s youngest son, gentle and cultured Prince Zayn. On this unearthly, magical night, the two meet properly for the first time, as they ride their treasured horses through the dunes; but if they ever wish to converse again it must be in secret, for the sultan deems such a friendship inappropriate.
The Kitchen Imps and Other Dark Tales (A Fire-Side Tales Collection)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
Six short tales of mayhem and mischief. Naughty imps, missing socks, cunning thieves and baffled gods feature in this collection of short fantasy fiction.
Interzone #263 (Mar-Apr 2016)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
New fiction by Alexander Marsh Freed, Christopher Fowler, Michelle Ann King, Jeffrey Thomas, Rich Larson, and E. Catherine Tobler, art; Vincent Sammy’s cover, Jim Burns, Richard Wagner, and Martin Hanford inside. Comment by Jonathan McCalmont and Nina Allan; Shattering Illusions in SFF by Juliet E. McKenna; David Langford’s Ansible Link; Reviews: film - Nick Lowe; DVD/Blu-ray - Tony Lee, & books.
The Dragon's Boy
Price: Free! Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
The last dragon is dying. She knows it. And she is almost glad: her life has been long, sad, and full of suffering. She is hated, hunted and harassed wherever she goes. And she wonders: what is the point of living when no one wants you to live? 'The Dragon's Boy' is a short fairytale about the last dragon in the world, an orphan named Jack, and faithful, persistent love.
Tales of Magic: The Mask of Vengeance
Price: Free! Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
The young elf Eyra Astrynn was a princess of one of the greatest kingdoms in the Land of Vinlyn. Having escaped death when her evil uncle murdered her family and took control of the kingdom, she spent thirteen years in magical training to avenge their deaths and restore order to the kingdom. Will she be able to end her uncle's evil rule or will she perish under the might of his dark magic?
Three Short Fairytales
Price: Free! Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00)
In ‘The Dwarf’s Heart’, a dwarf decides that the best way to deal with the heartache of loneliness is by removing the offending organ. In ‘The Leaving Of Princess Laellinon’, a goatherd must explain to the rulers of a neighbouring kingdom that their daughter has abandoned her world for another. In 'Butterfly', a solitary creature who believes she is ugly meets one who views her quite differently.
Ogres at Alcatraz Isle
Series: Cathy Pembroke. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015 by Diamond Print Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ogres have taken over the popular tourist attraction at Alcatraz Isle, and worse, they've taken hostages. Cathy and her team must find a way to rescue the humans and the landmark. It's their greatest challenge yet.
Interzone #258 (May - Jun 2015)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,020. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
May-June 2015’s Interzone, #258, has T.R. Napper, Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Julie C. Day, Christien Gholson, and Malcolm Devlin’s fiction plus art by Martin Hanford, cover, and Jim Burns, among others, inside. Non-fiction includes the reader poll results plus David Langford, Nina Allan, Jonathan McCalmont, Nick Lowe, Tony Lee, Christopher Fowler and M Kincaid-Speller’s interview of E.J. Swift.
Dark Corners: A Collection of Short Works
Price: Free! Words: 16,120. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Inspired by the shadows, Dark Corners is a compilation of shorts stories depicting the darkness that lies within and without. From the changing of the seasons to the death of a loved one, this haunting collection whispers to the reader strains of disquiet and eerie mysticism. Don't be afraid, delve in and let the dark corners of your mind take reign.