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The Castle of Black Shadows
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 24. Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Kathy and Jim Patterson were just a little too eager to settle down and start a new family. They jumped into the first place they saw, Denmore Castle, unaware of what lies beneath the castle walls. Kathy was a school teacher and her husband Jim was a chemist. Kathy and Jim had it all, money, love and the pursuit of happiness. Their dream castle would soon turn into a nightmare castle.
The Court Martial of Kiddo Slacks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
...We stared hard at him trying to weigh him up. He was weird. And it wasn’t just the neatness of his clothes, which looked as if they’d been ironed by some social worker; more that there was a stillness about him, as if he’d stood in the presence of some god and had been blessed.
The Haunted Bridge
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 22. Price: Free! Words: 680. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(2.33 from 3 reviews)
Tom Barlow and Virginia Thompson had a forbidden love that would be the envy of any couple. Tom and Virginia would sneak out of their houses and meet at their favorite place to gaze at the stars and share an evening of passion. Their secret place to rendezvous was this old wooden bridge known as the Old Mill Bridge that was in the middle of nowhere. It was so quiet that you could hear a pin drop.
A Hurt Too Deep
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 1 review)
Steffa thought that by moving across the country and changing her name, she could start a new life free of the stifling old-money and high-society obligations of Hartford Cove. She should have known better. Her ex-mother-in-law doesn't give up that easily. When Virginia Vandermere wants something, there's no distance too far, no lengths too extreme, and no hurt too deep.
Cemeteries of the Heart and Other Stories
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Price: $3.79 USD. Words: 28,500. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
In a distant future, Stan works at a dead-end job, handcuffed to his desk, forbidden to look out the window. His life seems hopeless till he meets Meredith, a coworker who harbors secrets about this world and the next, secrets that could make his life worth living . . . Thus begins Cemeteries of the Heart and Other Stories, eight mind-bending tales of madness that will leave their mark on you.
The Gift
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Where does the notorious Rosa Watson go following her release from prison? Can she escape from her past? Or has the past caught up with her? Tom Radcliffe believes she has a gift, but is he right? And what is it that Rosa can really see? ('The Gift' is longer version of the short story that won first prize in the Oundle Literary Festival in 2011.)
On Demon Wings (Experiment in Terror #5)
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Series: Experiment in Terror, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,800. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
EIT #5 When the life you wanted has crumbled beneath your fingers, there’s nothing left to do but pick up the pieces and soldier on. You’ve done this before. But what happens when you no longer feel like yourself anymore? When fires spontaneously start-up around you, when you hear growling coming from underneath your bed, and you no longer recognize your face in the mirror. What happens then?
Mold
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Price: Free! Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When a new mother is forced to move into an old boarding home, she discovers the dark secret behind the phantom mold that keeps appearing on her walls.
Ghost Writer - A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A short story about a pair of co-authors who notice strange things happening to their writing project: missing or altered text, changes neither of them made. Approximately 3,975 words
Time of Grace
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,520. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Based on the events of The Phantom Killer, who stalked Texarkana, Texas in 1946 and legends of Spanish explore Hernan De Soto.
The Haunted Houses of Anderson
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 149,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Dr. Anderson is a leader in paranormal investigations. His knowledge is as controversial as it is impressive. How do you cope with the sudden terror that your house is haunted? How can you fight what you do not understand? Terror is an emotion you feel when something is about to happen to you. There is no word for the emotion you will feel- as it is happening to you.
The Night-Watchman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
It's Christmas and Eric, a retired policeman, has opted to act as the night-watchman at Frank Daniels' Haulage Company. As the night draws on Eric finds himself dealing with a totally unexpected situation. Will his police training be enough to get him through this night?
Shepherd's Fall
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Will Shepherd has a great family and a new dream job. But the career comes with an evil price tag. Relocating to an old Victorian mansion in rural Pennsylvania, Will’s dream becomes a nightmare as the home’s shadowy inhabitants reveal its dark history. Can Will solve the ancient mystery to save his family, his life and his very soul? Or will the specters succeed in bringing about Shepherd’s Fall?
The Lovely Shadow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,040. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Coming to terms with torture, love, loss, ghosts, mysterious abilities, and adolescence is not easy, and Johnny Krimshaw must somehow find enough light within himself to shine brightly in a dark world or else risk fading into blackness himself. Whether one enjoys paranormal stories or not, The Lovely Shadow is foremost a story of perseverance that will appeal to a wide variety of readers.
Their Stories - Chapters 1 thru 10
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Small colonial cemeteries dot the countryside of New England. When I moved to Canton, CT in 2002 I found myself walking my big Black Lab/St. Bernard mix in one of these cemetaries for over a year. The old gravestones inspired writer to do historical research. This quest inspired 40 fictional chapters of which ten (10) are included here. These are Their Stories.
The Housekeeper
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,910. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A teenage girl, keen to be independent, leaves the parental home to move into a bedsitter. She soon receives a grim, spooky lesson in life.
Knock Three Times On My Grave
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 18. Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Henry and Elizabeth Goddard lived in a beautiful castle overlooking the sea. Elizabeth and Henry were so in love with each other. They were inseparable, they always did things together. It seemed they had it all, until one day when Henry's maid came into his study and locked the door behind her. Catherine was her name and she had the most beautiful blue eyes and blonde hair on any woman around.
Tunnel of Death
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 250. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Sarah used to take a short cut home after school through a railroad tunnel. Unfortunately, on October 31, 1902, Sarah never made it home. Sarah's mangled body was discovered on the railroad tracks the next morning in the tunnel where she walked home from school every day.
The Killer In The Back Seat
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Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 15. Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(3.00 from 1 review)
If you ever find yourself driving down Old Hollow Road after midnight, whatever you do, don't say these words "The old man's on fire," three times or your will end up like all the rest. That's exactly what happened to Johnny Waters. Johnny wasn't afraid of a legend, especially because he never heard of anyone dying on Old Hollow Road.
Four-Way Stop
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
970 words. A man's choices lead him to four red lights in the middle of nowhere, where he is haunted by a ghost of his past.