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Votamba's Son
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Price: Free! Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
As loggers work their way through the rain forest in the Mexican state of Chiapas, they are threatened by an old man claiming to speak for the forest demon Votamba. When they forge ahead, they discover that the old man is anything but feeble... and that Votamba's reach is far longer than that of a felled tree.
Grave Ties
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Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lost, thirsty and sunburnt, Frank sees a petrol station in the distance, gleaming like an oasis. All Frank wishes to do is resupply and head back where he came from so he can find his brother and give him the proper death he deserves rather than leaving him a mindless creature roaming the countryside for new victims.
There's an App for That: A Short Horror Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
What happens when a new phone App works too well? In "There's an App for That: A Short Horror Story," Rachel and her friends experience a series of terrifying events after downloading an experimental App.
The Crossroads
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Price: Free! Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
After getting into an argument with her boy-friend while driving home from a party, Angela finds herself stranded on an abandoned road in the dead of night. Then she meets an unfamiliar woman who ap-pears to be equally lost and lonely. But what Angela doesn’t know is that her immediate trust in this stranger might have disastrous conse-quences…
A Terrible Binding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,780. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The pale stranger, Levi, finds himself in the Alleghenies at a house on the edge of a looming forest. Alone except for his mind-addled father, Matthew is plagued by an unnameable dread of the forest that fills his nights like a fog. Levi has been sent to help and together, they search for the root of the disturbance. But when they find their quarry, will they also find themselves overmatched?
Emancipation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Lucky Bat Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A woman’s search for independence leads to blood, snow — and freedom.
Outrunning Zombies: a postapocalyptic thriller short story with romance (Dex Reynolds #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,480. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Crescere Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Love. Guns. Zombies. When all hell and the dead-undead break loose, Dex Reynolds has enough to do just staying alive. But then he realizes that the love of his life is in danger, too, and has to fight his way to her...and fight his way back into her life.
Things You Don't Want But Have to Take
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011 by Wonderland Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Madeline lived an ordinary life, married to a company man, staying home all day to help out at church, bake cookies, and pretend that she had never been anything but a housewife. Then the past comes back to haunt her: a box, carefully taped up, containing a horror that she’d never be able to get rid of, never be able to hide from. Not for long.
The Alchemist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
An office worker lured by a beautiful woman into the grips of a scientist, who will stop at nothing to perform his gruesome experiments on live, human subjects. Pulp-style horror fiction influenced by Robert E Howard and H.P Lovecraft.
Lie Canthropy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.79 from 14 reviews)
What mystical force is released by the twirls and undulations of a dancing girl? And what power does she exert over a captive audience in a town built on secrets? Is it worth the soul of a child? Learn the terrible truth; read "Lie Canthropy".
Talking to Carmen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Living Books USA. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Like so many of us these days, Robert places a great deal of trust in technology. But just how far should we trust our electronic ‘friends’? Are you one of the millions who places blind faith in their vehicle’s onboard GPS?
Mrs McSorley Ain't Six Feet Under
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Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short horror story. Two kids get caught up in the desperate, occult life of the class bully. I think this is my favourite of my stories.
Opening the Eye
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Tilted Windmill Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Street drug drought. Mindless need chews your bones. No way to feed it. An unthinkable solution to satisfy the hunger. Forever. If you can live that way...
Breaking the Circle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Tilted Windmill Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Twelve-year-old Chris learned that lycanthropy ran in her family. The hard way. On the desolate family farm dominated by her father’s alcoholism, everyone hides problems. As Chris grows, she spends one night a month locked in the basement and clawing at the door. She yearns for freedom, but can even transforming into a werewolf break the chains in Chris’ own mind?
Love Potion
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by Glair Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Til death do us part, or not. Bayou love stinks and forever is a long time.
Big Chills
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Series: Horror Shorts, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
More scary stories from a master of psychological horror. This collection has a giant, a time traveler, a bad babysitter, a man who's looking for the fountain of youth, and a bunch of other characters who get the surprise of their lives. The horror builds to a climax, and there's always a surprise ending. These stories will expand your mind and squeeze your airways as you gasp for breath.
Two Shorts (High Fidelity & Christmas Oratorio)
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Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Two Shorts by André Jute comprising Christmas Oratorio a tiny tale 1050 words & High Fidelity a Christmas flash 242 words both extracted from his work-in-progress Scenes from a Bizarre Life
Sparky's First Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Dodging bullets in a speeding car, Sparky’s leap to freedom catapults him into unknown realms where death and identity are subject to change at any time. An original short story from the upcoming anthology, Night at the Demontorium, by Naima Haviland.
Solliciteren!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,220. Language: Dutch. Published: July 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Simon maakt zich klaar voor een sollicitatiegesprek bij de concurrentie. Hij is nerveus en heeft gelijk dat hij nerveus is. Want niets loopt als voorzien...
Hybrids
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
What will be the consequences when governments start to allow geneticists the right to add human DNA into their cauldrons? Is this a horror or a Science Fiction story? Perhaps it is a realistically terrifying look at what may very well come to pass in our near future!