31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1

A Visit from the Greys (Aliens)
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Billy was always curious about the lights in the sky, but he didn’t think much about them until June 14, 1963. One night, on his dad’s farm, he saw a bright light behind the barn. Billy, being the curious type, put on his cowboy boots and hat ready to investigate the light behind the barn. Billy was only ten years old and didn’t realize that the light he saw was something not of this world.
Campfire Tales
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,750. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
When three friends decide to camp out at a supposedly haunted ghost town on Halloween night, they get much more than they bargained for. Terrifying, unexplainable things begin to happen as soon as they set out. Their legendary tales told around the campfire prove to be much more real than they ever could have imagined.
Death In The Wilderness
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 320. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A peaceful walk through the woods quickly turns into a maddening fight for survival. With evil at his heels, a man struggles to hold onto life before it is ripped away.
Army of the Dead
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Just a mile down the road stood the Clanton Plantation, a Civil War battlefield that claimed the lives of thousands of Union and Confederate soldiers. The Knoll family had no idea the Plantation they just purchased was used as a make shift hospital for wounded soldiers. When Mrs.Knoll decided to renovate the plantation and Mr.Knoll conducted Civil war reenactments. The gates of Hell were opened.
Curse of the Evil Fairies Fort
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Patrick and Sophie Obrien were direct descendants of a cursed family when the tales of Fairies were very much real and feared among many Irish families abroad. When Seamus,Niall and Aine sneak out of the house on their bikes to the evil fairies fort and Seamus desecrates the fort. The fairies aren't so forgiving and their lives are turned upside down. The fairies curse is unleashed.
Flesh on the Grill
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Charlie was sick and tired of cooking at his Uncle Sam's diner because all Sam had on the menu was the same bland stuff that had been cooked over twenty years. Charlie knew he could do better than his uncle ever could. Charlie decided to buy his own diner. Things were about to change for Charlie when a stranger dressed in black entered his diner offering him a deal of a lifetime.
Castle Drac Von Stoller
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Off in a distance stood a dark desolate castle in north-western Ireland full of mystery and macabre known as Castle Drac Von Stoller. Anyone that would dare talk bad about the castle would later come up missing without a trace. Legend has it that Count Drac Von Stoller was cursed to remain in the castle's mirror for impaling the great wizard Estavon unless someone could break the curse.
Captain Bloody Bones
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Captain Johnny Bones loved to sail the seven seas with some of the roughest shipmates that ever sailed. Captain Johnny Bones ship was called Bloody Bones because every ship that crossed Captain Johnny Bones path would be hammered with cannon fire and when Captain Johnny Bones got through with the crew there was nothing left but "Bloody Bones"
Dorabella's Revenge from the Grave
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
The Baron de Graff and his wife Dorabella lived in a beautiful castle in Scotland. The Baron de Graff and Dorabella were so in love and it showed at their lavish parties held in their ballroom. The Baron was a jealous husband that if any man should lay eyes upon Dorabella in a way that made the Baron uncomfortable they would be tortured and beheaded.
Its Dead Leave It Alone
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
It is said that if something is dead it might just be a good idea to leave it alone especially if it is evil. We all know that there is always someone that can't leave well enough alone.Luther was one of those that wasn't afraid of something dead and buried. But a dare from his friends turned deadly for Luther that was caught on video showing Luther ripped to shreds by something from the grave.
Koimeterion Gates to Hell aka (Cemetery Gates to Hell)
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Every night Kevin would dream the same dream. Each time Kevin dreamt the same dream it seem to become more and more vivid. It was as though the dream was drawing him closer and closer until he could reach out and touch it.The dream would start out with Kevin driving down a road on a stormy night. As his car would approach a cemetery Kevin would see a spooky figure dressed in black then wake up.
Necronomicon
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Jack was the only living relative left in the family and was left his great aunt Hilda's cabin. Jack decided to invite some of his closest friends over for a night of singing and telling ghost stories around a campfire. Jack's Friday the 13th campfire would unleash an evil Witch from the book of the dead also known as Necronomicon and send Jack and his friends into the depths of Hell.
Once Upon A Nightmare
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
"Why am I dreaming this dream over and over"said Johnny.Johnny didn't like living in his father's castle because of the horrid past of torture chambers that claimed so many of the townspeople. Everyday Johnny's dream became more in focus and the man in the garden digging a grave only reassured him of his fears. Johnny and the old man would finally meet under "grave" circumstances.
Planchette
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
During the 1800's "Planchette" was a popular game in the parlor's which consisted of a board of wood with a pencil attached and two wheels. Then the curious players would place the tips of their fingers on the board of wood and if they were lucky the spirits would guide the movement of hands creating words on the paper directly underneath the board. This is where the story begins.
Scared to Death
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 15. Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Henry was a very handsome man that the ladies always had their eyes on. Henry wasn't a wealthy man. When Henry met Monique and fell in love with her money and her beauty faded after many years of marriage.Henry turned to booze and wanted her dead to spend her fortune on himself.With Monique out of the way Henry thought he had it all till the dead came back for revenge.
Spells of Death
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 16. Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Billie Ridell liked to dabble in the occult mainly because he was an outcast with his classmates at school.When Billie's classmates played a prank on Billie during his graduation, Billie was out for revenge and it wasn't a pretty site for the prankster's.Billie found comfort in his spell book to take care of things in a deadly way.
The Castle Walls of Death
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Shortly before leaving work for the day, George received a call from a distant relative telling him he was the sole heir of his great grandfather's castle in England.This will give me time to work on my new novel about a haunted castle.I can't wait to tell Henrietta and the kids about our new found riches.George's dead relatives are about unleash the forces of evil even George can't stop.
The Dead Sea Captain
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 18. Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
What a beautiful day for Kevin and Mary to look for their dream home. Kevin just happened to stumbled upon a two story mansion that took his breath away.As Kevin entered through a window his eyes immediately fixated on the painting on the wall of an old sea captain.The sea captain would take possession of Kevin's body turning their dream home into a Hell house.
The Crematory
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 19. Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Delmer was an only child born into poverty. He grew up on a farm and was sheltered from any other human contact.His father was an alcoholic, and his mother slept with every man in town. Delmer did not know what it was like to have a loving family and a stable home.One day when Delmer was at his father's crematory a voice from the furnace gave Delmer a proposition that he could not refuse.
The Haunted Hearse
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 20. Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Business as usual down at Dracs Funeral Home and Cemetery so they say.That was about to change because a brand new funeral home and cemetery was built across the street.When old man Wethers was ran over by the owner of the new cemetery old man Wethers ghost could be seen driving up and down the road looking for new business if you know what I mean.Drac's cemetery business was up and running.
The Garden of the Dead
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 21. Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Rachel loved her garden so much she had her husband Henry put a bench facing her garden so she could spend hours reading in the sunlight and gazing at the beautiful flowers she planted. Rachel wanted her garden to be the envy of every garden grower in the state.Rachel's prying eyes in her husband's lab and his magic potion would prove to be a deadly choice for Rachel and her garden.
The Impaler
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 22. Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
During the reign of King Drac Von Stoller in the 14th century, war was brewing between the Dracs and the Berclays. Even though the Dracs and the Berclays fought against each other, both kings knew that one of them would ultimately die in the end. The Drac’s were barbaric men who would rob, torture, and finalize things by impaling every living thing in the village.
The Inheritance
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 23. Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Countess York was a very rich mean spoiled woman who upon her husband’s death inherited not only his wealth but his cold heartedness. Lurking in her husband's closet was a box with a beautiful crown in it. The Countess had no idea the crown was cursed by a gypsy woman who was having an affair with her husband.Whoever puts on the crown will surely die.
The Killington Axe Murders
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 24. Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Just off in the distance stood a little town called Killington that was hard to locate on a map. In fact, this town only had a population of about fifty people which could explain why nobody knew about the town. That was about to change when Jason moved in to this town. Jason would end up turning the town upside down and make Killington a tourist attraction and famous for all the wrong reasons.
The Phantom Miner
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 25. Price: Free! Words: 650. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
I can still remember the story my grandfather use to tell me on a stormy night at bedtime. When he tucked me in I would pull the covers over my head and close my eyes and shake like a leaf and pray for daylight to arrive soon.This story dates back to the mid 1800's around the Gold Rush days about a Phantom Miner that still haunts the mine he died in because of his greed for gold.
The Red Room
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 26. Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Darren and his family had just gotten back from their vacation when they received a phone call from Darren's aunt Matilda."Darren,” Matilda said, “your uncle Henry was found dead in the wine cellar.Darren boarded a flight to help his aunt with her affairs. Henry left the Mansion to Darren but one room (The Red Room)in the mansion had a horrid past that would turn Darren's world upside down.
The Seance
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 27. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Just beyond the hills of Eastondale stood an old dilapidated mansion that was built in the 1860's. Legend has it that a railroad ran nearby the old mansion and there was a gang of outlaws that held up the train and stole $250,000 dollars worth of gold and hid it in the mansion but before any of the outlaws had a chance to tell where the gold was hidden they were ambushed.
The Shadowman
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 28. Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Just down the country road, only a few miles from where Frank Dennison and his wife Jane lived, was a beautiful Victorian house with a for sale sign in the yard. Frank immediately pulled into the driveway to check out the house.But this home was no ordinary home it comes with its own ghost that will try to run off the Dennison's even at the cost of their lives.
The Witch Finder General's Curse
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 29. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Johnny the embalmer loved his job and loved to let the towns people know he did. When Johnny was a little boy, he would hang out with his father in their morgue which had been in the family for many generations. Johnny's father never let little Johnny in on the family's dirty little secret. But Johnny's father felt it was time,when Johnny found out things changed.
Vampinstein
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 30. Price: Free! Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
It all began around the 15th century when a man by the name of Henry Von Schmidt's obsession for grave robbing got out of control. Henry stumbled upon a grave with a pentagram etched into the tombstone and noticed writing on it that read: "Whosoever desecrates Richard Valence III's final resting place will surely die!!" Henry's grave robbing days were over because of what lurked below.
Worley Manor
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 1, Book 31. Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Johnny always liked to go exploring in old abandoned homes. Johnny especially liked to explore on stormy days because it gave the old houses and eerie feeling. There was only one place Johnny dared not explore and that place was Worley Manor because as legend has it there is supposed to be buried treasure in the family crypt and no one has been able to dig it up and be alive to tell about it.