- African American fiction
- Children’s books
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Torment by Stephen R. George
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,740. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Twelve-year-old April Kostanuik despises her run-down house and working-class parents. She can't belong to them. Someday, her real parents will find her and take her away to a magical new place where she can spend her days playing the piano, lost in the music she loves. Even on the day of the terrible accident, she is still full of hatred and fury … and not at all ready to die.
Beasts by Stephen R. George
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The origin of the virus was unknown. The first symptom was a pang of unbearable sensitivity to light, followed by pain shooting through the hip. Then came fever. And finally, the hunger for blood. Uncontrollable, insatiable, it drove the infected to hunt … to strike … to feed. Now, Sondra could feel the heat within her, rising violently. And she was consumed with bloodlust as never before.
Ghost of O'Leary House by Nicholas Paschall
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,890. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A Young Adult Horror/Thriller that centers around a weekend at David's grandmother's house, whereupon he makes a fell pact with dark forces. He must find who he can trust in the new world of the Occult and battle the other faction before the curse he's activated has claimed his soul.
The Devil in the Wide City by Justin Acala
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
An average day in Hell is a lot like an average day on Earth. Mind-numbing traffic, dead end jobs, ex-girlfriends, runaway dogs, and all the in-betweens are par for the course when you’re a fallen angel just trying to get by. My name’s Nedonius, and this is my story of redemption.
The H.P. Lovecraft Institute by David Bischoff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 169,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
The old Martin house has sat empty for decades, a Gothic mansion shrouded in ghost stories and local legend in the small town of Morristown, Rhode Island. Now a mysterious member of the family has returned from England and begun to clean up the old place. Tony Dickens, the son of the local pastor and in need of a job, ignores the stories and answers Professor Abraham Martin's ad for a helper.
Scarabus: The Tale of the Mummy by K.H. Koehler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,060. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Call him Scarabus. Call him the Damned. For over three thousand years the demon known as Scarabus has waged a one-man war on the cult of mad zealots who created him. Able to command the elements around him and change his shape at will, he can appear as a beautiful young manóor as a swarm of bloodthirsty insects. Scarabus exists immortal in time and space, lord of darkness, servant to none.
Le cauchemar d'Innsmouth by H.P. Lovecraft
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,060. Language: French. Published: May 20, 2016 by ChambreNoire. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Un jeune homme passionné d'antiquités et de généalogie entame une visite de la Nouvelle-Angleterre lorsque son attention se porte sur une mystérieuse ville sinistrée et lugubre répondant au nom d'Innsmouth. Inexorablement attiré par elle, il ignore les nombreuses mises en garde, les glaçantes rumeurs et les effroyables légendes à son sujet et décide de s’y rendre.
Moonlight Serenades by Thom Carnell
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,010. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this collection of short stories by Carpe Noctem publisher, Fangoria/Dread Central contributor, and No Flesh Shall Be Spared author, Thom Carnell, we present seventeen stories of the otherworldly, seventeen tales of the supernatural designed to chill, consternate, and entertain you. MOONLIGHT SERENADES heralds Thom Carnell's triumphant return to fiction writing.
Gifted Trust by John Paul Allen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,850. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
In the Fall of 1931, Max Belote kisses his wife good-bye as he promises to be home for supper. At the precise moment she anticipates his return he steps into the path of a train… John Paul Allen takes his readers into a world where death only delays the inevitable. A journey of one soul through three lives, Gifted trust lifts the reader to a new level of horror.
The Hound of the Baskervilles (Macedonian edition) by Arthur Conan Doyle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: Macedonian. Published: May 19, 2016 by Onyx Translations. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
At Baskerville Hall on the grim moors of Devonshire, a legendary curse has apparently claimed one more victim. Sir Charles Baskerville has been found dead. There are no signs of violence, but his face is hideously distorted with terror. Years earlier, a hound-like beast with blazing eyes and dripping jaws was reported to have torn out the throat of Hugo Baskerville. Has the spectral destroyer stru
The Empath's Tale (Part Four) by Steve Dillon
Series: The Refuge Collection, Vol.4 Tale 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.00 from 1 review)
Joe learns of the Hellbreed and the Configuration puzzle-box. A strange dream makes him wonder about Refuge's past, and his brother Frank makes him worry for its future. They meet Bastet, the cat-headed Egyptian Goddess, who reveals the reason for Joe's powers and his role in the war that's coming to Refuge. All Proceeds to Sanctuary Australia Foundation. By Steve Dillon. Cover by Brian Craddock.
Seducer: Escalation by Dan Champagne
Series: the Abaddon Trilogy, II:II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 207,720. Language: American English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Laiel Brockade has been found. Fallen down a dark hole for a year, he’s been rescued and brought up into the light once more. But he’s not doing so good. He looks a little chipped around the edges, like a smile with broken teeth. But he’s making his big comeback. And with one of the Devil’s own sons, a ‘Big Comeback’ takes on fantastic, destructive new meaning.
Dark Temple by F. E. Hubert
Price: Free! Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark(5.00 from 1 review)
Strange things grow in dark and abandoned places. And the temple has been dark and abandoned for longer than anyone can guess. The locals make sure to stay clear, but a famous archaeologist discovered the temple’s existence. He takes his team into the jungle to uncover its secrets. The expedition is a few days in, when strange things start happening… Ssshhtt… You hear that?
Ouija by Drac Von Stoller
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Being an avid yard sale junkie Kevin finally came across something he had always wanted but was also afraid of what it could unleash. Kevin knew if he stopped at this old cabin that was a good distance off the beaten path he would be late for work but he said “What the heck.” This choice would prove to be a fatal mistake.
Absalom's Wake by Nancy A. Collins
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Upon the death of his beloved Uncle Calvin, a young Jonah Padgett makes his way to Sag Harbor with nothing but a letter of introduction and a strange amulet shaped like a dolphin. He signs on to the whaler Absalom, under the command of his uncle's old friend, Captain Solomon. Upon rounding the Horn, the crew hears stories of a sperm whale said to be as big as a mountain.
Dead Man's Shoes by David R. Stookey
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.00 from 2 reviews)
You've just inherited a pair of shoes from a friend of the family that passed away. You like the shoes, but never really cared for the man who owned them. He had always seemed mean and aggressive to you. By wearing them, will you allow his hostile nature to possess your own?
Restless (Guessing Tales #2) by Kate Krake
Price: Free! Words: 18,310. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Struggling with the demands of their studies, a group of students dabble with an occult solution to staying up all night. When the spell goes awry, Travis takes the demon into himself and glimpses unimaginable power. At a cost
Coolant by Kenneth Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016 by Gorillas With Scissors Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Reeling from the recent struggles in his professional and family life, Ian Marshall attempts to bring things around. He has a new job, new home, and an outlook for a better future. But after discovering a box filled with the belongings of a stranger Ian’s world begins to spiral out of control. All that’s left for him is the strange project he is determined to complete, no matter the cost.
- Fiction > Horror > General
- Fiction > Fantasy > Paranormal
- Fiction > Horror > Ghost
- Fiction > Horror > Weird fiction
- Fiction > Horror > Undead
- Fiction > Thriller & suspense > Supernatural
- Fiction > Fantasy > Urban
- Fiction > Thriller & suspense > Psychological thriller
- Fiction > Horror > Crime
- Fiction > Fantasy > Short stories