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Five Christmas Season Horror Tales by Gary L Morton
Price: Free! Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » General
Five free seasonal horror tales selected from collections I have available at Smashwords.com. Two are vampire tales, two feature the grim reaper and the last tale is a ghost tale.
A Wolf in Wolf's Clothing: A Winston & Churchill Case by Thacher E. Cleveland
Series: Winston & Churchill Case Files, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Lexie Winston & Henry Churchill’s partnership is at a delicate juncture. Unsure of how to trust each other, Lexie strikes off on her own to help a bounty hunter track down something that can literally trade places with its victims. What should be a simple job turns deadly and Lexie finds herself unsure of who to trust, facing a killer that just as deadly no matter what face it wears.
Bright, Still by D.Z.C.
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Four old-fashioned ghost stories, by the author of Xanadu and People Like Us. From Edwardian England to modern Hong Kong, encountering succubi, noppera-bo and (possibly) the Antichrist along the way...
Bear Witness by Laura E Simms
Series: DI Joseph Hunter Saga, Book 3. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
DI Joseph Hunter is back! It's 2004, months after the revelations of Charlie Hunter's Christening. After swearing he wouldn't work with him again DS Bruno Potter has no choice. Student Emma Blundale has been murdered and Imogene Eyre is missing. DI Hunter finds himself in mortal danger. DS Potter must make anther choice
Happy Town by Raymond S Flex
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Florence Anderson goes to the perfect school. It has perfect students. A perfect town surrounds it. Florence, however, fails every test, bullies prey on her and every night she goes home to her perfect grandparents who detest her. If only her sister hadn’t died. She would’ve fit right into this town. A spooky tale which skirts the unreality of perfection, and death. Happy Town: a short story.
Holiday Horror Classics Presents: Secret Santa by Burnt Orange
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Holiday Horror Classics' first inclusion to the collection of holiday madness. The series consists of scary stories surrounding American Holiday themes and the horrors they may bring. This short story tells the psychotic secrets of Secret Santa. Merry Christmas
A Life of Death: 9 by Weston Kincade
Series: A Life of Death, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Struggling to hold onto his suspicions of Irene Harris, Alex heads to the DC Metropolitan Police Department. There, his suspicions are finally put to rest, and Alex is forced to start his search again. Turning back to the evidence from past ritual murders, Jamie and Alex make an appointment to speak with Egyptologists in George Washington University’s Archeology department.
A Ghostly Christmas by Robert Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
A Ghostly Christmas is a traditional Christmas family ghost story that has its spooky and emotional moments. The story sees the Fletcher family moving to their dream home, in Devon. Where they experience a horrific time when things start to happen, of a ghostly nature. Just why are these events happening? Everything will be revelled, in this 100 year old mystery.
Twas The Bite Before Christmas by Drac Von Stoller
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 5, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead(2.33 from 3 reviews)
It was Christmas Eve night just like all the other Christmas Eve’s night before it, but this Christmas Eve night things were about to become ugly for Santa Claus. As Santa was climbing down the chimney he climbed down one he should have passed by. This chimney happened to be Castle Drac Von Stoller’s and the Count was in no mood for any visitors.
The Poppets by Laura Beth Caldwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A tinker in Victorian Dublin, Patrick Dunleavy is drowning in mediocrity. That all changes when a mysterious gentleman walks into his shop with five talking dolls in need of tuning. Paddy soon discovers that these haunted dolls have something more to recite than nursery rhymes--they have messages from beyond the grave--messages from the victims of the most infamous serial killer of all time.
Tempest in a Sewer by K.G. McAbee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Ariel Tempest is my name, and yeah, my mom had this Shakespeare thing, so deal with it, okay? I'm immune to vampire bites, which means the cops hire me to hunt them. And they're not the handsome alluring sort of vamps; not with my luck. I hunt the sick people with the blood-craving disease, so we can lock them up and get them some help. Then one night, it all hit the fan...
Christmas with the Kalli by Elizabeth Los
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
With a word count of less than 5,000, this Christmas short story holds horror and thrills based on two fables: the Kallikantzaroi and Santa Claus.
W cieniu pełni książyca by Monika Holyk-Arora
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: Polish. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Miłość, czasami również ta zakazana… Pasja życia i śmierci… Skrywane tajemnice i jawne zamiary… Radość mieszająca się ze smutkiem, śmiech ze łzami… A wszystko to kryje się w cieniu pełni księżyca…
Don't Play With Slenderman by Jack de Nileth
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Slenderman is nothing but a myth, a creature born out of a photoshop-contest, who has since been featured in hundreds of stories, games, and vlogs. If only that were the case … You might not believe me, and I can't blame you for doubting my words, but the tall, faceless man is among us. And he is as powerful as the stories make him out to be.