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The Haunted Ghost: A Funny 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
"Ah, this one was going to be easy," Martin thought to himself. "A single woman living alone." He had haunted families, bachelors, and old maids before. None of them lasted more than a week. He had his favorites, of course. Find out who has moved into Martin's house, and how he handles it in this short and funny ghoat story.
The Persistent Ghost: A Funny 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“I’m sorry if I’m such a pain,” Mr. Sidney said as I adjusted his pillows. “Oh! It’s not you, I promise,” Janet said. “I just have some things on my mind.” “They don’t seem to be happy things,” Mr. Sidney noted with a wheeze. “Is it all this taking care of dying folks that has you upset? Or is it something else? I have a hard time talking, but I can be a great listener." Read Janet's story.
Werewolf Fever: A Scary 15-Minute Horror Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“There's a werewolf around. I just know it.” “Johnson lost another lamb last night.” “They found what was left of it torn to bits down by the railroad track.” “And they found tracks of the monster too.” “They were huge.” Sheriff Corbin listened as the talk swirled around him. Finally he stepped in. Find out what the sherrif said and what the town did in this short and creepy tale.
The Ghost of the Donner Party: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“Is there any decent place to stop between here and the mountains?” I asked the storekeeper. “You can pretty much camp anywhere,” he said. “The Indians are pretty friendly here abouts. If you’re at all concerned about making it over the mountains, though, I suggest you stop at old lady Williams’ place at the base of the mountains.” “What’s so special about Old lady Williams’ place?" Find out!
The Disappearance of Sara Oglethorpe: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Sara Oglethorpe’s father was a drunk. When he drank he got mean, and Sara hated him for it. Then one night the neighbors heard a huge fight coming from the Oglethorpe house. The next day Sara wasn’t in school. On Sunday she never made it to church. Find out what happened to Sarah and her father in this creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. Do your 15 minutes of reading a day with this scary book!
The Haunted Haystack: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
The night started out just great. I’d gone to a scary movie with some friends, and Mary Lou Pendergrass had cuddled up to me all night long. Then I started walking home through the field. That’s when my luck changed. Suddenly I was being followed, but not by anything human. Would I ever make it home safely? Read this short, but creepy tale to find out. Ages 9 and up.
Ghost Ship on the Cay: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
The ship came into the harbor, running full out in front of a storm. No one thought she’d make it, but she did. But then the town discovered that there was no one on board. She was called the Providence. It was a fitting name, for she brought Providence to our town, and much, much more to the widow Mabel Priory. Read this short, but creepy tale to find out what Mabel did with this ship!
The Ghost of the Tree: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
I had found it! This house was the perfect place to write the great American novel. I tumbled into bed, anxious to start the next day. Within half an hour, I was awake again. The sounds were back. I got up and peered out the window. That’s when I saw it. In the ghostly light of a half moon shining through the darkness, I saw a young girl chopping at the trunk of a huge oak tree behind the house.
Prisoner of Oak Terrace: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Prisoners are taken at Oak Terrace. When you ask what prisoners, you'll hear stories. Stories of strange things that have happened to many people. But most often, you'll hear the story of Timmy McGill: The Prisoner of Oak Terrace. Read Timmy’s story in this short, but creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. LearningIsland.com believes in the value of children practicing reading for 15 minutes every day.
The Stonemason's Playground: A Scary 15-Minute Horror Story
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“I was across the marsh, by a stone wall.” I hadn’t intended to give away where I’d been, but I was getting flustered. “By the Stonemason’s Playground?” Tommy asked. “What’s that?” I said, trying to sound dumb. “It’s a haunted playground,” Brad said with a shiver. I could tell he liked being scared. “The kids who sneak into the playground to play are turned to stone. They never come back!”
On Jack Thayer's Watch
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Series: Tales of the Haunted Titanic, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In this Tale of the Haunted Titanic, a mystery surrounds the funeral of one of the survivors, and the only clue is provided by one of the victims. A ghostly tale of time, memory and the razor's edge. Commemorating the 100th observance of the sinking of the RMS Titanic.
Stormy Weather
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,190. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Black House Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Nathaniel embarks on a routine business trip, but a sudden storm forces him onto a new road. This new highway takes him farther from the present than he’s ever been.
The Gothic Ghost Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Black Shire Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Howard is an awkward ghost stuck in an awkward place. Having died in the halls of Delmont High, a school he never went to, the thirty three year old man haunts the halls, having to deal with bullies and mean teachers. When his tormentor, Phillip graduates, Howard thinks he might have peace in his afterlife but then Kathy, a thirteen year old goth, becomes a freshman.
Crossing the Meadow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A strange nightmare, a young woman in a foggy city and a body buried underneath a bathtub. A little girl who can see her dead cat, an old blind woman and a beautiful girl who died too young. They don't know what awaits them beyond that meadow, but they are determined to find out… Warning: Your perception of the space around you will never again be the same!
Music of the Gods
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Price: Free! Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
So often we don't realize what we have until we've lost it. During a weekend trip to save his failing marriage Donald discovers this truth after he and his wife are involved in an accident.
Titanic Rising
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Series: Tales of the Haunted Titanic, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Some call it a memorial tomb. Some call it a relic. Some call it a treasure. What if the HMS Titanic was an answer? In this Tale of the Haunted Titanic, a giant of the deep rouses from a ghostly slumber, taking a chance to make history at history's end. Commemorating the 100th observance of the sinking of the Titanic.
Devotion
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Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(3.00 from 1 review)
He had escaped the crash without serious injury. A fading bruise on his forehead and a lingering black eye were the only outward signs that anything had happened to him. But Geoff has been affected in ways that don't show, and his story of what happened couldn't possibly be the truth - could it?
Lead Belly
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Price: Free! Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
When Cheri dies from an overdose, Lead Belly falls into a pit of despair. His bros in the Road Dogs motorcycle club try to help, but when they leave, Lead Belly picks up his 357 and starts playing Russian Roulette, but that's when Cave Man showed up. With death only a trigger pull away, Cave Man jumps on his spirit bike and rides, because Biker Heaven can wait, when one of the bros are in trouble.
The Elms Chronicles - A Deeper Well (Book One)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,860. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book Am I smaller than the challenge? Will there be arrows in midstream, or dire thoughts and tales to tell of the darkness in my dreams? When Kendra, a talented psychologist with unwanted psychic abilities, visits her parents at their Texas ranch, she is drawn into a murder investigation after experiencing terrifying visions of the crime - what's worst is she sees the murderer in her mind's eye
Hollows
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Faith lives alone on the Oregon coast after the tragic death of her husband Jack. She is like a ghost in her own home until a strange young man shows up on her doorstep. (This story was originally published in Weird Tales.)