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Best Free Short Stories Books of 2024

  • Cuentos para ti reviews

    Cuentos para ti Book Reviews

    Gustavo Adolfo Picado Durán

    Tres cuentos de ciencia ficción en los cuales se exploran las posibilidades inexploradas del universo en que vivimos, además de las características mas profundas y autenticas del a...

  • Forest of the Forbidden reviews

    Forest of the Forbidden Book Reviews

    W.J. May, Chrissy Peebles, Kaitlyn Davis, Kristen L. Middleton & Samantha Long

    From the best selling authors of Five Shades of Fantasy, comes 6 new paranormal fantasy tales of love, loss, mystery and the unknown.

  • The Maya Chronicles reviews

    The Maya Chronicles Book Reviews

    Daniel Garrison Brinton

    The belief that the only solid foundation for the accurate study of American ethnology and linguistics must be in the productions of the native mind in their original form has led ...

  • Defiant Guardians reviews

    Defiant Guardians Book Reviews

    Jacob Peppers, D.W. Hawkins, Andy Peloquin, Aaron Hodges & Stevie Collier

    A Collection of Epic Fantasy Tales from Five Wizards of Fantasy The Silent Blade   by Jacob Peppers The Downs, the poor district of the city of Avarest, is home to cutthro...

  • Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series reviews

    Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series Book Reviews

    Trish Marie Dawson

    Piper Willow dies the summer after her high school graduation but she doesn’t make it to Heaven or Hell…instead she finds herself in a spiritual terminal called the Station. She’s ...

  • Cuentos infantiles de ayer y de hoy reviews

    Cuentos infantiles de ayer y de hoy Book Reviews

    Miguel Ángel Villar Pinto

    ¡ Bestseller internacional!  ¡Miles de ejemplares vendidos! «Uno de los mejores libros de mitos y leyendas», Ediciones B México. «Entre los mejores cuentos del mundo mundi...

  • Chaos and Cosmos Sampler, Part II reviews

    Chaos and Cosmos Sampler, Part II Book Reviews

    Jenn Lyons, Andrea Hairston, Christopher Paolini, S. L. Huang, Cory Doctorow & V. E. Schwab

    Ready for more Chaos and Cosmos? From space pirates to undead dragons, Tor and Tor.com Publishing are proud to present excerpts of some of 2020’s most wild and wondrous new scifi a...

  • Frostbite reviews

    Frostbite Book Reviews

    Chrissy Peebles, W.J. May, Melisa Hamling, Samantha Long & Irene Kueh

    Read 7 fantasy, supernatural, paranormal stories that will leave you breathless…Each woman has a destined fate and an extraordinary story to tell.  BOOK 1 – FINDING FOREVE...

  • Pirates of the Decian Sea reviews

    Pirates of the Decian Sea Book Reviews

    J. E. Sandoval

    David Tanner arranges for the crew of the Waverunner to transport gold for the royal bank, the failure of which to deliver will land the crew in indentured servitude. However, the ...

  • Winter Tales from Cozy Vales reviews

    Winter Tales from Cozy Vales Book Reviews

    L.A. Scott, Rebecca Buchanan, Selina J. Eckert, Deanna Stuart, Angela Stuart, Cassandra Stirling, K M Jackways, G. Clatworthy, Nathaniel Webb & Bonnie Axton

    A delightful collection of cozy fantasy stories set in the coziest of worlds! Grab your blanket and favorite hot beverage because this anthology of cozy fantasy stories has hours o...

  • A Christmas Carol reviews

    A Christmas Carol Book Reviews

    Charles Dickens & Arthur Rackham

    “A Christmas Carol is a novella by English author Charles Dickens, first published by Chapman & Hall on 19 December 1843. The story tells of bitter and miserly Ebenezer Scr...

  • The Isles of Krake reviews

    The Isles of Krake Book Reviews

    F. E. Hubert

    The Isles of Krake is part four of a sword and sorcery series that has all the tropes of high fantasy and fastpaced adventure. The stories are rounded, have independent endings and...

  • Sword of Chaos reviews

    Sword of Chaos Book Reviews

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

    This second anthology of alloriginal Darkover stories, first published in 1982, contains the following stories: Lesson of the Inn, by Marion Zimmer Bradley; A Swo...

  • In Vino Veritas reviews

    In Vino Veritas Book Reviews

    Karen Chance

    "In Vino Veritas," is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Dorina Basarab series of novels. It features Dorina, a dhampir mercenary, trying to help R...

  • The Bewitched Box Set reviews

    The Bewitched Box Set Book Reviews

    Mande Matthews, W.J. May, C.J. Pinard, Irene Kueh, Dale Mayer, J&L Wells, Karin DeHavin & Chrissy Peebles

    Look inside to see blurbs and covers in the intro! 13 stories! 480,760 words.  The BEWITCHED Box Set:  Paranormal stories including Angels, Succubae, Gen...

  • Mirror, Mirror reviews

    Mirror, Mirror Book Reviews

    Valerie Gaumont

    This is short story about a woman who buys a magic mirror in a junk shop and ends up with more than she bargained for.

  • Little Gods reviews

    Little Gods Book Reviews

    Caitlin McColl

    A young demigod and goddess find out that the world is being thrown into chaos and go on a mission to try and stop it.

  • Of Pagan Gods and other tales reviews

    Of Pagan Gods and other tales Book Reviews

    Thomas James

    A collection of short stories including Fantasy, a reimagining of a classic Fairy Tale, Horror and an H.P. Lovecraft inspired piece. the book also includes an excerpt of an upcomin...

  • The Vampire In the Church Choir reviews

    The Vampire In the Church Choir Book Reviews

    Matt Mikalatos

    Lara, the newest alto in the struggling church choir Sonshine Singers, has a secret. She’s a vampire. Keeping a secret like that – being (sort of) dead – isn’t easy, which is why s...

  • Finding Words for Love reviews

    Finding Words for Love Book Reviews

    Nobo13

    "I thought back, remembering the time we spent together. Since the beginning, even though we couldn’t speak to each other, we still loved one another. All we were doing was ju...

  • The Enchanted Box Set Collection reviews

    The Enchanted Box Set Collection Book Reviews

    Chrissy Peebles, W.J. May, Dale Mayer, Erica Stevens, Karin DeHavin, L.A. Starkey & Kristen Middleton

    11 stories about love and paranormal romance. Some stories have been previously published. 11 thrilling stories in one volume 11 sexy heroes. 11 strong heroines. These works of fic...

  • From the Shadows reviews

    From the Shadows Book Reviews

    Angel Haze, J.T. Williams, Jeffrey L. Kohanek, Sarah K.L. Wilson, Aaron Hodges, Joe Jackson, D.W. Hawkins, Jacob Peppers, Bethany Hoeflich, Eric T Knight, JC Kang, Rachel Rener, Eileen Mueller, Jamie Edmundson, Stacey Trombley, Christopher Russell, Allegra Pescatore, Jeff Bacon, Miri C Golden, J. E. Mueller, J.P. Burnison & Zaid Samer Alshattle

    I thought I would be the hero. Instead, I became the villain.  They curse me, call me ruthless, insane, unhinged… a monster.  But is life so black and white? What...

  • The First Vampire reviews

    The First Vampire Book Reviews

    Ashleigh Neame

    Queen Liluri is in love. Not with her husband, King Manuzi, but with Thaddeus, a servant of the castle. And he loves her. But their love has brought two magical daughters into the ...

  • Footprints in the Sand reviews

    Footprints in the Sand Book Reviews

    Sophia DeLuna

    Wondering about the footprints she always notices on her daily morning walks at the beach, Raya sets out to find the person to whom they belong. This however proves to be more diff...

  • About a Friend reviews

    About a Friend Book Reviews

    Nobo13

    “The reason for my life, and the reason for my death. I want you to write about it, I want you to give reason to it Amy. Tell me what reason there is to it all.” A flash fiction ab...

  • Taps At Reveille reviews

    Taps At Reveille Book Reviews

    F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Taps at Reveille (1935) is a collection of 18 short stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald. It was the fourth and final collection of short stories Fitzgerald published in his lifetime. Al...

  • Das Urteil reviews

    Das Urteil Book Reviews

    Franz Kafka

    Die Erzählung hat den Charakter einer Novelle und handelt von einem VaterSohnKonflikt. Georg Bendemann, Sohn eines Kaufmanns, verlobt und kurz vor der Heirat stehend, korrespondier...

  • Prelude to a Storm reviews

    Prelude to a Storm Book Reviews

    Cecily Magnon

    Sarah Amalfi and her best friend Samantha are headed to Tijuana looking for some summer fun after their high school graduation... but there’s something far more sinister looming ov...

  • The Supernatural Companions reviews

    The Supernatural Companions Book Reviews

    Megan Linski, Alicia Rades & Hidden Legends

    At these supernatural academies, romance is enchanting and friendship is magical. Become immersed in a world where magic is around every corner. In this short story collection, wit...

  • The Medusa reviews

    The Medusa Book Reviews

    Walter Lazo

    Five friends, exploring ancient ruins in Greece, find an enormous rock mountain that is not in any of their maps. Imbued with an adventurous spirit they decide to explore it and fi...

  • The Riyria Sampler reviews

    The Riyria Sampler Book Reviews

    Michael J. Sullivan

    Three short stories and an excerpt from the upcoming novel (The Death of Dulgath) provides an introduction to Riyria, a team of rogues featuring Hadrian Blackwater (an idealistic s...

  • Night on the Milky Way Railway reviews

    Night on the Milky Way Railway Book Reviews

    Kenji Miyazawa

    Giovanni is having trouble concentrating at school because he's tired from his parttime job and he doesn't have time to play with any of his friends any more. His local v...

  • Wyrd Worlds reviews

    Wyrd Worlds Book Reviews

    Various Authors

    An anthology of short stories by an international collection of sciencefiction and fantasy writers, covering a wide range of what is known as ‘speculative fiction’, from slices of ...

  • After Life reviews

    After Life Book Reviews

    M. H. Schwab

    A short, firsthand explanation of what happens after you die.

  • The Swayback Horse reviews

    The Swayback Horse Book Reviews

    William E Samela

    Gawain is growing up in a world of gigantic castles, knights, and magnificent horses. A place where magic is as commonplace as the swords the knights carry at their sides in battle...

  • Wicked Fairy Tales reviews

    Wicked Fairy Tales Book Reviews

    Nandi Berry

    Eight fairy tales retold as short erotic tales. Hunting Snow Snow White finds herself in a predicament, her stepmother has sentenced her to death. How will she escape the hunts man...

  • Filipino Popular Tales reviews

    Filipino Popular Tales Book Reviews

    Dean S. Fansler, Ph. D

    Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in ...

  • Four and a Half Shades of Fantasy reviews

    Four and a Half Shades of Fantasy Book Reviews

    W.J. May

    From USA Today bestselling author W.J. May, comes a boxset of first books in her international bestselling series! RAE OF HOPE – THE CHRONICLES OF KERRIGAN How hard do you have to ...

  • No Quit reviews

    No Quit Book Reviews

    Clover Autrey

    Dead things should stay dead, right? Souls shouldn’t be plucked out and slammed into an alien body to fight an alien war. Nor should the dead rise during The Day of the Dead festiv...

  • Free Amazons of Darkover reviews

    Free Amazons of Darkover Book Reviews

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

    This third anthology of alloriginal Darkover stories, first published in 1985, concentrates on the Free Amazons and contains the following stories: Knives, by Marion Zimmer Bradley...

  • The Vagary Tales reviews

    The Vagary Tales Book Reviews

    Robert Michael

    The Vagary Tales are a collection of eight short stories that each follow a separate path on a wandering journey. Several genres are represented, so there is a story to appeal to a...

  • Broken World reviews

    Broken World Book Reviews

    Chrissy Peebles

    Story 1 – APOCALYPSE – UNDERWATER CITY by Chrissy Peebles This is a 15,000 word novella This series does have dark moments and is intended for mature audiences only. BOOK TRAILER: ...

  • Dark World reviews

    Dark World Book Reviews

    Erica Stevens, Kristen Middleton & Chrissy Peebles

    Dark World (5 postapocalyptic stories) All these stories are part ones to other series. All your questions won’t be answered in book one. REBELLIOUS by Chrissy Peebles Sky was rais...

  • The Other Side of the Mirror reviews

    The Other Side of the Mirror Book Reviews

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

    This fourth anthology of alloriginal Darkover stories, first published in 1987, contains the following:  Bride Price, by Marion Zimmer Bradley; Everything But Fre...

  • The Scholar reviews

    The Scholar Book Reviews

    JJ Anders

    Time is running out for the world of Genoa and its magical peoples. A wizard’s past mistake must now be set right if Genoa is to survive the battle that is to come.  Anna ...

  • 10 of the Best Stories from Kenji Miyazawa and Nankichi Niimi reviews

    10 of the Best Stories from Kenji Miyazawa and Nankichi Niimi Book Reviews

    Nankichi Niimi

    Tales from Japan Book 5 combines all of the works from Tales from Japan, Books 1 4. The Tales from Japan series was produced by Little J Books to provide readers with a sample of ...

  • The Case Of The Invisible Man reviews

    The Case Of The Invisible Man Book Reviews

    Ray Daley

    The life of Sherlock Holmes as viewed by Doctor John Watson It's Holmes, but not as you know him!

  • Old Nathan reviews

    Old Nathan Book Reviews

    David Drake

    FIFTH YEARS AFTER  THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION,  MAGIC IS LOOSE IN THE BACKWOODS The forces of evil are poised to prey on the folk of the hamlets and hollows: witches...

  • In the Name of the Queen reviews

    In the Name of the Queen Book Reviews

    M. Lynn & Melissa A. Craven

    Fairytales. Fae. Immortals. Princes. Warriors. A fight for survival. Three books. One glorious set. For the first time, get three first in series books from M. Lynn and Melissa A. ...

  • Bog Man reviews

    Bog Man Book Reviews

    M T McGuire

    A perfectly preserved prehistoric cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real? And if it is...

  • Some of the Best of Tor.com 2021 reviews

    Some of the Best of Tor.com 2021 Book Reviews

    G. V. Anderson, 'Pemi Aguda, Elizabeth Bear, Kate Elliott, A. T. Greenblatt, Glen Hirshberg, Kathleen Jennings, Cheri Kamei, Jasmin Kirkbride, Matthew Kressel, Usman T. Malik, Sam J. Miller, Annalee Newitz, noc, Sarah Pinsker, Daniel Polansky, Peng Shepherd, Cooper Shrivastava, Lavie Tidhar, Catherynne M. Valente, Carrie Vaughn & E. Lily Yu

    A collection of some of the best original science fiction and fantasy short fiction published on Tor.com in 2021. Includes stories by: 'Pemi Aguda G. V. Anderson Elizabeth Bea...

  • The Dragon Heart Keeper reviews

    The Dragon Heart Keeper Book Reviews

    L.L. Hunter

    Framed for a crime he didn't commit, 18 year old Ash Brandon finds himself being whisked away to what he thought was jail. Until he wakes up the next morning feeling really st...

  • Remnant reviews

    Remnant Book Reviews

    Aaron Pogue

    Civilization has fallen, burned to cinders and smashed to gravel by a reptilian horde. Gone the high culture of the Mountain Tribes, the learned writings of the Twin Empires. Among...

  • Tordotcom Publishing 2022 Debut Sampler reviews

    Tordotcom Publishing 2022 Debut Sampler Book Reviews

    Scotto Moore, Marion Deeds, Malcolm Devlin, Rachel Swirsky, Joma West, Hiron Ennes & Aimee Pokwatka

    Tordotcom Publishing is proud to present a sneak peek of its 2022 debut novel and novella authors. In modern day Los Angeles, a shadowy faction led by the Governor of California de...

  • Tales From the Court of the Crimson King reviews

    Tales From the Court of the Crimson King Book Reviews

    Mark Hawkes

    When a mysterious Wanderer arrives at the Court of the Crimson King, deep in the Realms of Chaos where time does not exist, the Court's bored inhabitants eagerly accept his ba...

  • The House at Cobb End reviews

    The House at Cobb End Book Reviews

    Karen Chance

    "The House at Cobb End" is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer series of urban fantasy novels. It is designed primarily as an "...

  • A Thread of Magic reviews

    A Thread of Magic Book Reviews

    Crista McHugh

    This collection of short stories takes place before The Tears of Elios and answers some of the questions readers have posed. What really happened that night Nyelle was transformed?...

  • Burn reviews

    Burn Book Reviews

    L.L. Hunter

    Emmaline was once the most beautiful princess in all the lands. She was also the most powerful. You see, she was from a long line of powerful Dragon Shifters, and the magic in her ...

  • Hall of Heroes reviews

    Hall of Heroes Book Reviews

    H. L. Burke, A. J. Bakke, A. R. Silverberry, Arthur Daigle, D. W. Frauenfelder, David Millican, Deanna Fugett, E. Kaiser Writes, Frank B Luke, J. Philip Horne, Janeen Ippolito, Jessica L. Elliott, Julie C. Gilbert, Katy Huth Jones, Karin De Havin, Laura Matthias Bendoly, Laura VanArendonk Baugh, Lea Doué, Page Zaplendam, RJ Conte, Sarah Ashwood & Tamie Dearen

    TwentySeven Thrilling Tales from Amazing Fantasy Authors! Whether they are unwitting, plucky, or just plain epic, heroes capture the imagination and rescue us from everyday life. W...

  • Shadowland reviews

    Shadowland Book Reviews

    Karen Chance

    "Shadowland" is a novella connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer series of urban fantasy novels. It is designed primarily as an "added feature&...

Best Paid Short Stories Books of 2024

  • Cuentos para ti reviews

    Cuentos para ti Book Reviews

    Gustavo Adolfo Picado Durán

    Tres cuentos de ciencia ficción en los cuales se exploran las posibilidades inexploradas del universo en que vivimos, además de las características mas profundas y autenticas del a...

  • Forest of the Forbidden reviews

    Forest of the Forbidden Book Reviews

    W.J. May, Chrissy Peebles, Kaitlyn Davis, Kristen L. Middleton & Samantha Long

    From the best selling authors of Five Shades of Fantasy, comes 6 new paranormal fantasy tales of love, loss, mystery and the unknown.

  • The Maya Chronicles reviews

    The Maya Chronicles Book Reviews

    Daniel Garrison Brinton

    The belief that the only solid foundation for the accurate study of American ethnology and linguistics must be in the productions of the native mind in their original form has led ...

  • Defiant Guardians reviews

    Defiant Guardians Book Reviews

    Jacob Peppers, D.W. Hawkins, Andy Peloquin, Aaron Hodges & Stevie Collier

    A Collection of Epic Fantasy Tales from Five Wizards of Fantasy The Silent Blade   by Jacob Peppers The Downs, the poor district of the city of Avarest, is home to cutthro...

  • Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series reviews

    Dying to Forget, Book 1 of The Station Series Book Reviews

    Trish Marie Dawson

    Piper Willow dies the summer after her high school graduation but she doesn’t make it to Heaven or Hell…instead she finds herself in a spiritual terminal called the Station. She’s ...

  • Cuentos infantiles de ayer y de hoy reviews

    Cuentos infantiles de ayer y de hoy Book Reviews

    Miguel Ángel Villar Pinto

    ¡ Bestseller internacional!  ¡Miles de ejemplares vendidos! «Uno de los mejores libros de mitos y leyendas», Ediciones B México. «Entre los mejores cuentos del mundo mundi...

  • Chaos and Cosmos Sampler, Part II reviews

    Chaos and Cosmos Sampler, Part II Book Reviews

    Jenn Lyons, Andrea Hairston, Christopher Paolini, S. L. Huang, Cory Doctorow & V. E. Schwab

    Ready for more Chaos and Cosmos? From space pirates to undead dragons, Tor and Tor.com Publishing are proud to present excerpts of some of 2020’s most wild and wondrous new scifi a...

  • Frostbite reviews

    Frostbite Book Reviews

    Chrissy Peebles, W.J. May, Melisa Hamling, Samantha Long & Irene Kueh

    Read 7 fantasy, supernatural, paranormal stories that will leave you breathless…Each woman has a destined fate and an extraordinary story to tell.  BOOK 1 – FINDING FOREVE...

  • Pirates of the Decian Sea reviews

    Pirates of the Decian Sea Book Reviews

    J. E. Sandoval

    David Tanner arranges for the crew of the Waverunner to transport gold for the royal bank, the failure of which to deliver will land the crew in indentured servitude. However, the ...

  • Winter Tales from Cozy Vales reviews

    Winter Tales from Cozy Vales Book Reviews

    L.A. Scott, Rebecca Buchanan, Selina J. Eckert, Deanna Stuart, Angela Stuart, Cassandra Stirling, K M Jackways, G. Clatworthy, Nathaniel Webb & Bonnie Axton

    A delightful collection of cozy fantasy stories set in the coziest of worlds! Grab your blanket and favorite hot beverage because this anthology of cozy fantasy stories has hours o...

  • A Christmas Carol reviews

    A Christmas Carol Book Reviews

    Charles Dickens & Arthur Rackham

    “A Christmas Carol is a novella by English author Charles Dickens, first published by Chapman & Hall on 19 December 1843. The story tells of bitter and miserly Ebenezer Scr...

  • The Isles of Krake reviews

    The Isles of Krake Book Reviews

    F. E. Hubert

    The Isles of Krake is part four of a sword and sorcery series that has all the tropes of high fantasy and fastpaced adventure. The stories are rounded, have independent endings and...

  • Sword of Chaos reviews

    Sword of Chaos Book Reviews

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

    This second anthology of alloriginal Darkover stories, first published in 1982, contains the following stories: Lesson of the Inn, by Marion Zimmer Bradley; A Swo...

  • In Vino Veritas reviews

    In Vino Veritas Book Reviews

    Karen Chance

    "In Vino Veritas," is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Dorina Basarab series of novels. It features Dorina, a dhampir mercenary, trying to help R...

  • The Bewitched Box Set reviews

    The Bewitched Box Set Book Reviews

    Mande Matthews, W.J. May, C.J. Pinard, Irene Kueh, Dale Mayer, J&L Wells, Karin DeHavin & Chrissy Peebles

    Look inside to see blurbs and covers in the intro! 13 stories! 480,760 words.  The BEWITCHED Box Set:  Paranormal stories including Angels, Succubae, Gen...

  • Mirror, Mirror reviews

    Mirror, Mirror Book Reviews

    Valerie Gaumont

    This is short story about a woman who buys a magic mirror in a junk shop and ends up with more than she bargained for.

  • Little Gods reviews

    Little Gods Book Reviews

    Caitlin McColl

    A young demigod and goddess find out that the world is being thrown into chaos and go on a mission to try and stop it.

  • Of Pagan Gods and other tales reviews

    Of Pagan Gods and other tales Book Reviews

    Thomas James

    A collection of short stories including Fantasy, a reimagining of a classic Fairy Tale, Horror and an H.P. Lovecraft inspired piece. the book also includes an excerpt of an upcomin...

  • The Vampire In the Church Choir reviews

    The Vampire In the Church Choir Book Reviews

    Matt Mikalatos

    Lara, the newest alto in the struggling church choir Sonshine Singers, has a secret. She’s a vampire. Keeping a secret like that – being (sort of) dead – isn’t easy, which is why s...

  • Finding Words for Love reviews

    Finding Words for Love Book Reviews

    Nobo13

    "I thought back, remembering the time we spent together. Since the beginning, even though we couldn’t speak to each other, we still loved one another. All we were doing was ju...

  • The Enchanted Box Set Collection reviews

    The Enchanted Box Set Collection Book Reviews

    Chrissy Peebles, W.J. May, Dale Mayer, Erica Stevens, Karin DeHavin, L.A. Starkey & Kristen Middleton

    11 stories about love and paranormal romance. Some stories have been previously published. 11 thrilling stories in one volume 11 sexy heroes. 11 strong heroines. These works of fic...

  • From the Shadows reviews

    From the Shadows Book Reviews

    Angel Haze, J.T. Williams, Jeffrey L. Kohanek, Sarah K.L. Wilson, Aaron Hodges, Joe Jackson, D.W. Hawkins, Jacob Peppers, Bethany Hoeflich, Eric T Knight, JC Kang, Rachel Rener, Eileen Mueller, Jamie Edmundson, Stacey Trombley, Christopher Russell, Allegra Pescatore, Jeff Bacon, Miri C Golden, J. E. Mueller, J.P. Burnison & Zaid Samer Alshattle

    I thought I would be the hero. Instead, I became the villain.  They curse me, call me ruthless, insane, unhinged… a monster.  But is life so black and white? What...

  • The First Vampire reviews

    The First Vampire Book Reviews

    Ashleigh Neame

    Queen Liluri is in love. Not with her husband, King Manuzi, but with Thaddeus, a servant of the castle. And he loves her. But their love has brought two magical daughters into the ...

  • Footprints in the Sand reviews

    Footprints in the Sand Book Reviews

    Sophia DeLuna

    Wondering about the footprints she always notices on her daily morning walks at the beach, Raya sets out to find the person to whom they belong. This however proves to be more diff...

  • About a Friend reviews

    About a Friend Book Reviews

    Nobo13

    “The reason for my life, and the reason for my death. I want you to write about it, I want you to give reason to it Amy. Tell me what reason there is to it all.” A flash fiction ab...

  • Taps At Reveille reviews

    Taps At Reveille Book Reviews

    F. Scott Fitzgerald

    Taps at Reveille (1935) is a collection of 18 short stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald. It was the fourth and final collection of short stories Fitzgerald published in his lifetime. Al...

  • Das Urteil reviews

    Das Urteil Book Reviews

    Franz Kafka

    Die Erzählung hat den Charakter einer Novelle und handelt von einem VaterSohnKonflikt. Georg Bendemann, Sohn eines Kaufmanns, verlobt und kurz vor der Heirat stehend, korrespondier...

  • Prelude to a Storm reviews

    Prelude to a Storm Book Reviews

    Cecily Magnon

    Sarah Amalfi and her best friend Samantha are headed to Tijuana looking for some summer fun after their high school graduation... but there’s something far more sinister looming ov...

  • The Supernatural Companions reviews

    The Supernatural Companions Book Reviews

    Megan Linski, Alicia Rades & Hidden Legends

    At these supernatural academies, romance is enchanting and friendship is magical. Become immersed in a world where magic is around every corner. In this short story collection, wit...

  • The Medusa reviews

    The Medusa Book Reviews

    Walter Lazo

    Five friends, exploring ancient ruins in Greece, find an enormous rock mountain that is not in any of their maps. Imbued with an adventurous spirit they decide to explore it and fi...

  • The Riyria Sampler reviews

    The Riyria Sampler Book Reviews

    Michael J. Sullivan

    Three short stories and an excerpt from the upcoming novel (The Death of Dulgath) provides an introduction to Riyria, a team of rogues featuring Hadrian Blackwater (an idealistic s...

  • Night on the Milky Way Railway reviews

    Night on the Milky Way Railway Book Reviews

    Kenji Miyazawa

    Giovanni is having trouble concentrating at school because he's tired from his parttime job and he doesn't have time to play with any of his friends any more. His local v...

  • Wyrd Worlds reviews

    Wyrd Worlds Book Reviews

    Various Authors

    An anthology of short stories by an international collection of sciencefiction and fantasy writers, covering a wide range of what is known as ‘speculative fiction’, from slices of ...

  • After Life reviews

    After Life Book Reviews

    M. H. Schwab

    A short, firsthand explanation of what happens after you die.

  • The Swayback Horse reviews

    The Swayback Horse Book Reviews

    William E Samela

    Gawain is growing up in a world of gigantic castles, knights, and magnificent horses. A place where magic is as commonplace as the swords the knights carry at their sides in battle...

  • Wicked Fairy Tales reviews

    Wicked Fairy Tales Book Reviews

    Nandi Berry

    Eight fairy tales retold as short erotic tales. Hunting Snow Snow White finds herself in a predicament, her stepmother has sentenced her to death. How will she escape the hunts man...

  • Filipino Popular Tales reviews

    Filipino Popular Tales Book Reviews

    Dean S. Fansler, Ph. D

    Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in ...

  • Four and a Half Shades of Fantasy reviews

    Four and a Half Shades of Fantasy Book Reviews

    W.J. May

    From USA Today bestselling author W.J. May, comes a boxset of first books in her international bestselling series! RAE OF HOPE – THE CHRONICLES OF KERRIGAN How hard do you have to ...

  • No Quit reviews

    No Quit Book Reviews

    Clover Autrey

    Dead things should stay dead, right? Souls shouldn’t be plucked out and slammed into an alien body to fight an alien war. Nor should the dead rise during The Day of the Dead festiv...

  • Free Amazons of Darkover reviews

    Free Amazons of Darkover Book Reviews

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

    This third anthology of alloriginal Darkover stories, first published in 1985, concentrates on the Free Amazons and contains the following stories: Knives, by Marion Zimmer Bradley...

  • The Vagary Tales reviews

    The Vagary Tales Book Reviews

    Robert Michael

    The Vagary Tales are a collection of eight short stories that each follow a separate path on a wandering journey. Several genres are represented, so there is a story to appeal to a...

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    Broken World Book Reviews

    Chrissy Peebles

    Story 1 – APOCALYPSE – UNDERWATER CITY by Chrissy Peebles This is a 15,000 word novella This series does have dark moments and is intended for mature audiences only. BOOK TRAILER: ...

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    Dark World Book Reviews

    Erica Stevens, Kristen Middleton & Chrissy Peebles

    Dark World (5 postapocalyptic stories) All these stories are part ones to other series. All your questions won’t be answered in book one. REBELLIOUS by Chrissy Peebles Sky was rais...

  • The Other Side of the Mirror reviews

    The Other Side of the Mirror Book Reviews

    Marion Zimmer Bradley

    This fourth anthology of alloriginal Darkover stories, first published in 1987, contains the following:  Bride Price, by Marion Zimmer Bradley; Everything But Fre...

  • The Scholar reviews

    The Scholar Book Reviews

    JJ Anders

    Time is running out for the world of Genoa and its magical peoples. A wizard’s past mistake must now be set right if Genoa is to survive the battle that is to come.  Anna ...

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    Tales from Japan Book 5 combines all of the works from Tales from Japan, Books 1 4. The Tales from Japan series was produced by Little J Books to provide readers with a sample of ...

  • The Case Of The Invisible Man reviews

    The Case Of The Invisible Man Book Reviews

    Ray Daley

    The life of Sherlock Holmes as viewed by Doctor John Watson It's Holmes, but not as you know him!

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    Old Nathan Book Reviews

    David Drake

    FIFTH YEARS AFTER  THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION,  MAGIC IS LOOSE IN THE BACKWOODS The forces of evil are poised to prey on the folk of the hamlets and hollows: witches...

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    In the Name of the Queen Book Reviews

    M. Lynn & Melissa A. Craven

    Fairytales. Fae. Immortals. Princes. Warriors. A fight for survival. Three books. One glorious set. For the first time, get three first in series books from M. Lynn and Melissa A. ...

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    Bog Man Book Reviews

    M T McGuire

    A perfectly preserved prehistoric cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real? And if it is...

  • Some of the Best of Tor.com 2021 reviews

    Some of the Best of Tor.com 2021 Book Reviews

    G. V. Anderson, 'Pemi Aguda, Elizabeth Bear, Kate Elliott, A. T. Greenblatt, Glen Hirshberg, Kathleen Jennings, Cheri Kamei, Jasmin Kirkbride, Matthew Kressel, Usman T. Malik, Sam J. Miller, Annalee Newitz, noc, Sarah Pinsker, Daniel Polansky, Peng Shepherd, Cooper Shrivastava, Lavie Tidhar, Catherynne M. Valente, Carrie Vaughn & E. Lily Yu

    A collection of some of the best original science fiction and fantasy short fiction published on Tor.com in 2021. Includes stories by: 'Pemi Aguda G. V. Anderson Elizabeth Bea...

  • The Dragon Heart Keeper reviews

    The Dragon Heart Keeper Book Reviews

    L.L. Hunter

    Framed for a crime he didn't commit, 18 year old Ash Brandon finds himself being whisked away to what he thought was jail. Until he wakes up the next morning feeling really st...

  • Remnant reviews

    Remnant Book Reviews

    Aaron Pogue

    Civilization has fallen, burned to cinders and smashed to gravel by a reptilian horde. Gone the high culture of the Mountain Tribes, the learned writings of the Twin Empires. Among...

  • Tordotcom Publishing 2022 Debut Sampler reviews

    Tordotcom Publishing 2022 Debut Sampler Book Reviews

    Scotto Moore, Marion Deeds, Malcolm Devlin, Rachel Swirsky, Joma West, Hiron Ennes & Aimee Pokwatka

    Tordotcom Publishing is proud to present a sneak peek of its 2022 debut novel and novella authors. In modern day Los Angeles, a shadowy faction led by the Governor of California de...

  • Tales From the Court of the Crimson King reviews

    Tales From the Court of the Crimson King Book Reviews

    Mark Hawkes

    When a mysterious Wanderer arrives at the Court of the Crimson King, deep in the Realms of Chaos where time does not exist, the Court's bored inhabitants eagerly accept his ba...

  • The House at Cobb End reviews

    The House at Cobb End Book Reviews

    Karen Chance

    "The House at Cobb End" is a short story connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer series of urban fantasy novels. It is designed primarily as an "...

  • A Thread of Magic reviews

    A Thread of Magic Book Reviews

    Crista McHugh

    This collection of short stories takes place before The Tears of Elios and answers some of the questions readers have posed. What really happened that night Nyelle was transformed?...

  • Burn reviews

    Burn Book Reviews

    L.L. Hunter

    Emmaline was once the most beautiful princess in all the lands. She was also the most powerful. You see, she was from a long line of powerful Dragon Shifters, and the magic in her ...

  • Hall of Heroes reviews

    Hall of Heroes Book Reviews

    H. L. Burke, A. J. Bakke, A. R. Silverberry, Arthur Daigle, D. W. Frauenfelder, David Millican, Deanna Fugett, E. Kaiser Writes, Frank B Luke, J. Philip Horne, Janeen Ippolito, Jessica L. Elliott, Julie C. Gilbert, Katy Huth Jones, Karin De Havin, Laura Matthias Bendoly, Laura VanArendonk Baugh, Lea Doué, Page Zaplendam, RJ Conte, Sarah Ashwood & Tamie Dearen

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  • Shadowland reviews

    Shadowland Book Reviews

    Karen Chance

    "Shadowland" is a novella connected to the New York Times bestselling Cassandra Palmer series of urban fantasy novels. It is designed primarily as an "added feature&...