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Darkest Days, Blackest Nights
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Midnight lasts a bit longer tonight, its shadow cold and bruised. The bell tower strikes a thirteenth time, extending an invitation to the Danse Macabre—the dance of death. Don’t tarry. The others are waiting, anxious to share their tales before the music ends. Stories of lust, greed, vengeance, and death. Journeys of power. Woes of the fallen. Retaliation. Atonement. Loss.
Coffee - You'll Take It Black and Like It
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Price: Free! Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Nestled in a remote stretch of wilderness, this eerie mountain hamlet is not on Pat Smith’s map. When he and his wife Jane stumble upon it during their cross-country bike race, they decide to stop for a quick bite, eager to get in and get out before their competitors catch up with them. But the only diner in town serves up something they weren’t expecting . . .
Beginner's Luck
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2009 by Trove Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A would-be serial killer prepares to begin his reign of terror as the Hatchet Man! He has a hatchet! He has a mask! He has a plan, more or less! What could possibly go wrong? Author Dan McGirt offers his somewhat skewed look at the perils of launching a career in mass murder. It isn't as easy as you think. One thing is certain--this night will not end well. But for whom? A comical tale of terror.
Beaten in the Basement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Thrown down a flight of stairs and then beaten, Jacob pulls out of the daze and discovers a telephone to call for help. But the attacker comes back for more, again... and again... and again. Can he escape? Can help arrive in time?
Dark Things
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,300. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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A collection of four short stories. Read the transmissions of an astronaut en route to an alien planet in "The Journal." Join an FBI agent as he attempts to track a killer using spontaneous human combustion to murder his victims in "The Fire Inside." Discover things about human nature and paranoia in "A New Place." Wander the city with a vampire in "Until Morning Comes."
The Carrion Trap
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Frank's garage is filled with unfinished dreams. His latest project, a crow catcher, is designed to trap the black carrion eaters that are ruining his garden and disrupting his life. Roger, his neighbor and friend is worried though, that the project is taking a greater toll than even he could imagine.
A Tiger Heart Wrapp'd in a Woman's Hide
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the Sundarban swamp of Southern India, when man-eating tigers threaten the teak loggers, Nirojan, the shaman, protects them through his talisman to Bonobibi, the gentle forest goddess. But in the face of man's never-ending greed can a simple talisman placate a goddess? Includes the short story: The Lady of Ashuelot
Something in the Furnace Room
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Only 5 year old Willy knows exactly what the presence in the furnace room is. It crouches in darkness and warns people to leave the basement. It hates Mother and desires to see her unhappy. It becomes sickened at the sight of Willy's baby sister, and plots of ways to hurt her. At night the presence tries to burn Willy with its firey hands. Can the family home be free of the terrifying presence?
The Windigo
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Series: Blackwell Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prospectors lost in the North woods during a cold, desolate winter are on the verge of starving. With no game, no supplies, and no idea of which way to travel, they are desperate. Two men leave to seek food and shelter to save the small group, but never return. Then an eerie howling that raises the hackles of even the bravest among them travels on the cold wind. Could it be the Windigo?
Jabberwock
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Price: Free! Words: 10,080. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A squad of soldiers takes a ride out to the middle of nowhere, thinking the Lieutenant sent them out there as punishment for posting pictures of his old lady. But in an empty stretch of desert lives a cave where they stumble across a man whose presence they can’t explain...who speaks in riddles and seems to know them. Before they can bring him back to base, an ancient evil marks them for its own.
Blackout
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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After being hypnotized at a hypnosis show, Kathleen's life suddenly goes into turmoil. Waking up alone in the forest after a night out, naked and covered in someone else's blood, Kathleen must discover the truth to what's going on before it happens again. Find out the secret to her plight in this short story.
Devil Music and 18 Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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From the author of 33 A.D., The Lake and 17 Other Stories, Saying Goodbye to the Sun, and NASTY LITTLE F!#*ERS comes another collection of short, twisted horror stories. NOTE: This collection was previously released as A Pound of Flash.
Derelict
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Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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In the dark heart of space, a derelict freighter drifts empty and lifeless. And in the shadows...something waits.
Santa Claws Is Coming To Town
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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An undead Santa that needs elves has only one way to get 'em... In person. Jimmy Paugh started his day for all the wrong reasons and may end up becoming a monster himself. He has been a baaaaad boy, and he's next on Santa Claws' list...
Here Comes the Rain: A Horror Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Over the past few years, Bertie has been working on his problems with his doctor, Paul Lansky. But one night as Bertie confronts his fear of carnivals, Paul discovers that maybe the Fun House isn't the worst thing to be fear. "Here Comes the Rain" is a short story.
Useless Tears
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Like the fabled unicorns, the Le'enle are often hunted for their magical bodies, to be distilled into potions and ground into powders to heal the sick and give powers to the mundane. When Agile Storm's mate dies on a distant world, he returns there to seek her killers... and justice. Originally published in The Leading Edge #45.
The Dead Rule the Day
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Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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First person account of an unusual turn in events after the dead come back to life.
The Pause Ghost: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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A short story about a Christmas present with a dark surprise.
Patty-O-Matic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Thomas Avery is an exceptional butcher. The only thing is, he's blind and does it all by touch. As business starts booming, Thomas becomes suspicious of his boss and uncovers a sinister secret.
Riders of the Three-Toed Horse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
A wild and woolly thrill ride. A terrifying chase through a harsh desert landscape pursued by fiends from forgotten eons!