Books tagged: classic horror

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Just Before Dark
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
You never know what you might find in a junkyard, especially when your uncle isn’t the kindly old gentleman you think he is. He’s actually the kind of man who would put someone into a car that’s about to be run through the crusher, just to get rid of him. Frank Castella isn’t so easy to get rid of. His spirit is back, and a lot of people are going to die.
The Kill
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Alan Peter Ryan's novel, published in 1982, is the story of a young couple who flee the city to rural Deacons Kill in the Catskills. Their home becomes the target of an invisible evil that lives in the nearby wood. They join with their neighbors to confront the monster. A fine example by a World Fantasy Award-winning author of a theme explored extensively by Golden Age (70s & 80s) horror writers.
The Best Horror Short Stories 1800-1849: A Classic Horror Anthology
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Series: Best Short Stories 1800-1849, Book 1. Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 84,890. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Award winning finalist in the Next Generation Book Awards, Andrew Barger read over 300 horror short stories to compile the 12 best. At the back of the book he includes a list of all short stories he considered along with their dates of publication and author, when available. He even includes background for each of the stories, author photos and provides a list of stories read. Download today
Shadow Games
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,500. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Cobey Daniels had it all. He was rich, he was young, and he was the hottest star in the country. Then there was that messy business with the teenage girl...and it all went to hell for Cobey. But that was a few years ago. Now Cobey's pulled his life together again, they're letting him out of the hospital, and he's ready for his big comeback. But the past is still out there, waiting for him.
Stolen Souls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,180. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The Mummy's Curse For centuries they slept, buried in the dust of ancient Egypt, Lost, but never totally forgotten...Now the seven caskets have come to Greenfield, a peaceful college town in upstate New York...where a young museum curator thinks she has made the acquisition of a lifetime...where the horror is about to begin.
Metamorphosis In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A business man wakes up and discovers he has been turned into a cockroach of sorts! Beginnings don't get much better then that! Unfortunately, a hundred years has made most translations of Kafka's classic work feel a bit dated. BookCaps can help with this fresh translation for the modern reader.
The Defeat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
Sarah and Bill are in for a well earned vacation. But when their friend Rich's speedboat wrecks on a coral reef, they find themselves stranded on a desert island. The island they wash up on, is inhabited by some dreadful creatures. Will they be found? A story created in the mind of a 10yo is retold here for the first time. Classic bedtime horror.
How Dear the Dawn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,260. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
His power began in the ancient world, long before you and I were born. He is the master vampire. And he's here. Now. Imagine a vampire brought back to life by a crazy old man in a sleepy coastal village. Imagine a horror so unspeakable, so threatening, that no one is safe. No one is immune. Now imagine yourself the only person in town who believes the truth...
Zombie Theater
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Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
A young man's hideaway is invaded by some unexpected guests. A free short story for your Halloween enjoyment.
The Card
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
When a strange tarot card appears in a friend's deck, Jason assumes it's just a prank done in poor taste. But, when terrible events befall those around him, he must face the possibility that something sinister is afoot. This 4,500 word short is a supernatural horror story in the spirit of the pulp era, but with a modern feel.