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Found 11 stories and posts tagged 'urban fantasy'.



S. N. Arly

Something Familiar - Chapter 1

Published May 22, 2019 · 632 words (3 minutes) · 16 views

Fantasy Witchcraft contemporary Shape-shifter magic young adult teen urban fantasy Paris

Follow a runaway shape-shifter’s quest for a safe home and a teen witch’s search for a familiar. This is the first chapter of a new novella.

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Laura Anne Gilman

You Can Look (But You Better Not Touch)

Published May 9, 2019 · 2,466 words (9 minutes) · 2 likes · 164 views

Fantasy supernatural urban fantasy New York City

In New York City, oddness is just a way of life. Most people don't even blink, no matter how weird the day gets. But some days, the weirdness won't be denied. Or: How the world of the Cosa Nostradamus looks from the outside.



Jessica Reisman

Our Lady of the Mantilla

Published Apr 25, 2019 · 4,628 words (17 minutes) · 173 views

Fantasy Humor Magical Realism urban fantasy

When the things haunting the books in the archive get loose, this team is on the case.

Silhouette of the dead
Featured April 24, 2019


Vanessa Fogg


Published Apr 19, 2019 · 4,059 words (15 minutes) · 6 likes · 486 views

Fantasy ghosts urban fantasy dark fiction quiet and eerie

A woman in a foreign country encounters a ghost. A quiet story about various kinds of darkness.



Laura Anne Gilman


Published Apr 13, 2019 · 6,949 words (26 minutes) · 196 views

Fantasy Mystery urban fantasy cosa nostradamus implied sexual elements (not explicit)

A teenaged girl. An underground fairyland. And a not-quite-human PI who specializes in missing children....



Loren Rhoads

Mr. Moonlight

Published Apr 4, 2019 · 493 words (2 minutes) · 44 views

Fantasy fairy tale urban fantasy female protagonist fairies Alondra DeCourval

Ten-year-old Alondra DeCourval faces one of the creatures that roams the woods outside her mother's farm.



Carrie Vaughn

Just Another Word

Published Mar 25, 2019 · 1,687 words (7 minutes) · 2 likes · 262 views

Fantasy music urban fantasy Janis Joplin Faerie Queen

This is a story about Janis Joplin and a chance meeting in a Texas bar.

The Classic Guitar


Charlotte Platt


Published Mar 20, 2019 · 3,923 words (15 minutes) · 72 views

Fantasy urban fantasy mermaids Paris

A young man selling trinkets in the Paris summer makes an unusual discovery.

Parisian bridge


Stephen Dedman


Published Mar 19, 2019 · 3,833 words (14 minutes) · 2 likes · 154 views

Fantasy Science Fiction ghosts urban fantasy Hamlet

"Mr Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" This time, though, it's the wall between this world and the afterlife. My second sale to F&Sf, inspired by the Killeen Massacre.



Steven Harper

Bait and Switch

Published Mar 10, 2019 · 6,075 words (23 minutes) · 1 like · 75 views

Fantasy Humor urban fantasy vampire vampire hunter

It's tough enough being a vampire hunter. It's even tougher when the vampire you hate most in the world shows up begging for her help. This story was first published in FANGS FOR THE MAMMARIES, part of Esther Friesner's series of suburban fantasy humor anthologies.

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