Archive for the ‘short stories’ Category

Free stuff!   Leave a comment

Who doesn’t like free stuff?

Check out my new page with some free, short fiction for you – Enjoy!


Arrrr, matey! Read a pirate story today!   Leave a comment

Today is that holiday you look forward to all year!

Talk Like A Pirate Day! Why not celebrate with a story about a couple of guys who took Talk Like A Pirate Day just a little too far….


The Pirates of Bear Lake

Why does your nose start to itch as soon as you apply a facial mask?   Leave a comment

This is the view that I had in my mind when I wrote “The Pirates of Bear Lake.”


a dragon….   Leave a comment

A collection of short stories….
The answers to the questions everyone is asking: Should you skip dragon-killing class for a Star Trek convention? What really happened in the house of the three bears? What makes a wizard a wizard? Includes five short stories: A Dragon By Any Other Name, Where Do Wizards Come From?, The House at the End of the World, Goldi Freaking Who? and Please Press Star.

Posted February 28, 2012 by Fran LaPlaca in dragons, fantasy, publishing, short stories, wizards

Books are up!   Leave a comment

These books are now available online:

To Serve the High King is up at Smashwords. It should be available at other sites in a week or so.
Check out the free sample!

The Aduro, the first novel in the Guardians of the Temple books, is up at Amazon:
US version
UK version

And some short stories as well:
A Brother’s Reflection
US version
UK version

Elton John at the Down and Out Cafe
US version
UK version

The Pirates of Bear Lake
US version
UK version