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Firebug
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When a strange rash of arson breaks out, the culprit -- or culprits? -- is like nothing anyone expects, in this short story of "weird fiction" in the tradition of H.P. Lovecraft.
Wolf Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
It is the early 1700's and secreted away along the Southern Shore of Lake Superior is a tribe of Natives. Jacob, a professional wolf killer is hired by the church to go to the New World and find this tribe and kill, them, this tribe of "Loup Garou," the wolf-men. Action, suspense, horror and terror all are a part of this dark, new, historical, werewolf horror tale from Mikel B. Classen.
Serial - The Beginning
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,370. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by DLT Atlantis Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
As a vampire stalks his next prey, he provides gory details of his transformation of Good Samaritan on the hunt for the infamous Jack the Ripper to the monstrosity he is now. Through death and carnage, he has been brought closer to you and now has a question. Do you choose eternal life as a monster or a horrific painful death? (Originally published in the collection - Nightmares From Eberus).
Mrs. Marigold's House
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Every Hallowe'en, Mrs. Marigold invites only six children to her mansion. One boy, Adam, warns Ashley away, but her parents, desperate to get in good with the richest woman in town, force her to go. Trick or treat? Trick. Definitely trick. The question is if Ashley can get out alive. "Yuan-Innes delivers a Bradburyian shocker in 'Mrs. Marigold's House'.....Highly recommended."-Paul Di Filippo
Non toccare
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 15,810. Language: Italian. Published: July 5, 2011 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Christabel Page, dopo essersi svegliata da un brutto incubo, si ritrova sul suo letto tutta sudata, mentre fuori è in arrivo una tempesta. È proprio da questo momento però che inizia il vero incubo per la diciassettenne. Assieme alla sua amica Regina si trova costretto ad affrontare delle situazioni anomale all’interno della propria casa che manderanno in crisi tutte le sue certezze.
Please Stop Breathing
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,090. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
No, I don’t know when you’ll die, when you’ve died, or why I don’t know—I should—I owed that much to you, to know death better to give you comfort in it—to know brightly when you’re here, to dig my fingers like forever into your neck—to know easily when you’re gone, to dig my fingers into mine— To cover you and carry you away.
A Ghost Named Echo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
A ghost story from Jerome Arizona.
The Crazy Old Lady in the Attic
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 15,040. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Novelette (15k words) Psychological horror. – When Mattie returns to Beacon Hill, where she grew up, to take possession of the townhouse she inherited from her grandmother, some shocking discoveries await her. Faced with horrors she never imagined, she wonders what kind of monster raised her.
Aunt Téa's Addiction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The violent death of sexy, vivacious Téa shocks her husband's conventional family. But an impressionable niece discovers that nothing can kill Téa's addiction. An original short story also featured in Night at the Demontorium, an anthology by Naima Haviland.
Those Haunting Electric Blue Eyes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Jack is not dealing very well with the loss of his love and life's companion. The fact that he has been under treatment for and suffers from the effects of the Gulf War adds to his misery. But the disability only heightens his awareness that an unsettling and horrid presence has begun to infiltrate his life. He has become vulnerable to visitations from haunting electric blue eyes.
Were
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Price: Free! Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
When a tick gets infected by werewolf blood, things get a bit scary and more than a bit weird for Ryan and his little sister Carrie. A 3000 word short story by award-winning fantasy humor author Norm Cowie.
Target Practice (Zombie Flash Fiction)
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Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Romantic Words Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jacob and Talon get a surprise when they head out to target practice. A zombie. Not a big deal in their world post-infection. But this zombie is different. And it just might change everything. This is a FLASH fiction short story. It is a prequel to the upcoming EMPTY (Evolution Zombie Book 1) coming out in July 2011. --FLASH FICTION SHORT STORY --1270 wordcount --Approximately 5 pages
The Fall of the Illistarta
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Price: Free! Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(2.00 from 1 review)
In a fantasy world, a journal is found describing events either real or myth about a nation known only as the Illistarta and how they came to be forgotten. A man once known as Quillis Olgatin is haunted by his guilty secret.
Uncle Charlie's Toy Store
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Uncle Charlie likes kids. He likes kids so much he even has his own television show just for kids and a toy store with every kind of toy a kid could want. Uncle Charlie’s toy store is five-year-old Daniel’s favorite place. Right up until Uncle Charlie shows Daniel the kind of toys he’s never seen before. Toys that look mean. Toys that have teeth.
Magic Lantern Show of the Gods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Featuring characters introduced in the weird western tale "Restless On Boot Hill", gunfighter William Whateley returns to the Old West town of Purgatory at the request of Sheriff Lucas McMasters. When the pair suspect a connection between a spate of violence and the mysterious owner of a traveling magic lantern show, a showdown is inevitable.
The Last Laugh
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A battle between the military and a giant rabbit leads to unexpected consequences.
Lucifer's Redemptor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011 by Smith & Smith Publishers. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Mr Charles Lamb, Pulitzer Prize winner, would give anything to find that next great story. A story that would redeem him and validate him as a writer of great merit and talent, a writer of great renown. But he does not believe there is anything left to write about; nothing original, nothing to expose, until a stranger asks him to tell his story.
The Devil's Outhouse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After a bank robbery goes terribly wrong, ex-Confederate soldier turned gunfighter Jacob Burden flees into the desert where he might hope to escape the posse but certainly not his conscience. Somehow, Jacob winds up in a place far stranger than any tall tale and more dangerous than a hanging judge. If he keeps his wits sharp and his pistol loaded he might not only survive but find redemption.
Brought to Light: An O. C. L. T. Novella
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(3.00 from 1 review)
There are incidents and emergencies in the world that defy logical explanation, events that could be defined as supernatural, extraterrestrial, or simply otherworldly. Standard laws do not allow for such instances, nor are most officials or authorities trained to handle them. In recognition of these facts, one organization has been created that can. O. C. L. T.
The Angel Of Death Has No Wings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In a strange future where humans and demons live and work side-by-side, a police detective and his infernal partner are tasked with investigating the improbable murders of corporate and industrial leaders who happened to be powerful demons. When the detective's theory regarding the nature of a very unusual serial killer proves true he must make a difficult choice.