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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
The Portal on the Third Floor by Matilda Loveshack
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Lyn Carpenter loves being a librarian. She’s not so in love with the fact that her library is haunted. Everyone believes the ghost is the librarian who hung herself in the library attic in 1907. Lyn has other theories but she is timid to investigate until a ghost hunter named Garren stumbles into her life and shakes up more than just her encounters with the other side.
Ghost Stories and Supernatural Tales by P G Sharp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,110. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Beautifully written, "Ghost Stories and Supernatural Tales" follows M R James's tradition, showing the modern world as being as vulnerable to the supernatural as earlier times. Cell phones, computers, emails and cars feature as readily as haunted houses. Victims can be slowly drawn into supernatural danger without suspecting it, and the trap can be subtle, gradual and brutal.
The Foreman by Charles Culver
Price: Free! Words: 17,380. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » General(3.00 from 1 review)
On a routine business trip, Jeff Parker awakens at 2am in his hotel room to a loud knocking at his door... A voice outside claims there is a gas leak. Jeff makes the fatal mistake of opening the door... Jeff's mother worries when she does not hear from him. She recruits an old family friend and detective to help. Will they manage to find Jeff, or will they fall prey to the same mysterious fate?
Buddha Hill by Bob Booth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » War
From Weston Oche's introduction — "There’s a secret formula to writing supernatural fiction and Booth knows it — place believable characters in believable situations and have supernatural events occur. Not everyone knows this. Not everyone can do it. In this work Booth does it perfectly. Enjoy Buddha Hill. It’s a rare treasure from a rare man."
Survivors and Bandits - A DayZ Novel by Cherno Journo
Series: The DayZ Novel, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,250. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A catastrophic event has occurred on the coast of Chernarus and the population has been decimated by an unidentified outbreak. Those who remain are either infected and no longer human, or have hidden from the infected and are desperately struggling to survive.
Martholamew; Beast Beneath the Grave by James M M Baldwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,730. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Novelette- A high school boy attempts to satisfy the curiosity of a new girl in town by explaining a local legend that he doesn't believe. After a stroll to an old cemetery, the girl tests his resolve by trespassing on forbidden ground. The girl is abducted, and in an attempt to save her, he discovers there is more truth to the legend than he ever thought possible.
Beneath the Blood Moon by Kelly Samarah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A man succumbs to the voices in his head, a woman finds she can't take her oppressive siblings any longer, and a ghost hunting exhibition goes terribly wrong. These and more are included in this collection. Read them with a light on.
Bargain Hunter: A Horror Story by Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Queen of the bargains, Mariella gets more than she bargained for at the new Bargain Kingdom when they kick her out. Everyone swoons over the amazing prices, except her. Mariella sees they’re no bargain! Soon shoppers disappear after a special After Hours sale. A sale Mariella`s friend Sondra plans to attend. Now Mariella must strike the bargain of a lifetime to save her friend & neighbourhood.
Ashes by Holly Newstein
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,760. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Desperately searching for a kindred spirit, an evil force, filled with a terrifying hunger that leaves its victims burned to ashes, arrives in a small Pennsylvania town, plagued by its own dark history, where it has discovered what it has been yearning for over the centuries.
The Undead (Rise of the Desposyni) by Richard Bertematti
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,460. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
In the twilight of the Gilded Age an ancient vampyre arrives in New York City. When society belle Madison Blanchford becomes his next target, a young doctor joins a defrocked priest and a former soldier to save her. In the process they discover that only Madison, heir of an ancient secret, may possess the key to stop the vampyre and ultimately save the world.
The Castle by Dick Morris
Series: Horror Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,930. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Four friends touring vampire country in Eastern Europe find their vacation turns into a nightmare when they head down a road that is not on the map.
The Road To Nowhere by Lee Argus
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Welcome to the city of Las Vegas. Gone are the days of tourist filled streets. After waking up alone in a hospital bed, everyone seems to have fled, leaving me behind. Survival becomes my only driving force. Nothing was as it should have been. Things seemed to lurk in the buildings and darkest shadows. I didn’t know what they were, but I could always feel their eyes on me.
The Haunting of Jezebeth by Paula Cappa
Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Deborah knows that shadows can’t survive in the twisting Lantz Gorge where her family of witches lived. The gardens are grizzled now. And the mountain Jezebeth holds the secret to the curse. Short story originally published by Twilight Times.
Hildie at the Ghost Shore by Paula Cappa
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Hildie is the mistress of Runecraft. Come meet her in Belgium and experience the magic of the Runes, Sleipnir, and Odin. This is a historical and supernatural mystery, a short story that was originally published at Fiction365. If you like quiet little mystery stories with a flavor of the past, and a dash of the spirit world, Hildie will bring you there.
Abasteron House by Paula Cappa
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
Want to know what is haunting the attic in Abasteron House by the sea, at low tide … in a dead calm? Readers' comments: "Great tale. If you like ghost stories, worth reading this short but chilly tale. Love the little scare tucked neatly into the final line, and an effective one at that.” “An electric atmosphere from the opening lines.” Short story originally published by Every Day Fiction.
Damien Loose, Episode 7 - Coming Down by Robert Strasser
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Episode 7 of 10. After a crazy Saturday involving guns, farmers markets and a little drunken debauchery, the Berchshires want to enjoy a relaxing Sunday without a kid around. Unfortunately the hunter becomes the hunted when Damien's ex-girl friend kidnaps him, and the cops decide he's now a suspect in his Uncle's murder. Things get heated as Damien closes in on a killer.
Brew by Bill Braddock
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Ever been to a big college town on a football Saturday night? Loud drunks glut the streets, swaggering about in roaring, leering, laughing packs, like sailors on shore leave. These nights crackle with a dark energy born of incongruity; for beneath all that smiling and singing sprawls a bedrock of malice. Hard-partying College Heights swaps beer pong and karaoke for arson, murder, and cannibalism.
The Tales of the Storm by Francis Allenby
Price: $2.07 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
An isolated house, at night, and a mighty storm: a typical situation for some horror tales. A collection of short ghost stories: a small dedication to the British classical tradition, without unnecessary violence, but with some thrilling, suspense and a touch of humor. The stories are enriched with well-finished illustrations.
Halls of Desolation by Mark Trimeloni
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 1 review)
You ever thought about applying for a job you see in the paper. Ever wonder what psycho might be lurking behind the innocent words. A bloody thrill ride into a world of murder and madness. Leave sanity at the door. You've just walked into something you won't survive.
That Which Devours (Tales of the Cree Medicine Man) by The Saber
Price: Free! Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A group of men go in hunt for a bear that murdered the father of one of their friends. But the men find out that they are not the hunters... They are the prey to a creature out of the darkest nightmare.