Books tagged: historical horror

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All-Inclusive
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Katrina Rose. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mexico: Sun, sand, and all of your desires come to life... What could go wrong?
The Bridegroom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
When Valentine was born, no one celebrated. No cigars were distributed, and no pats on the back were given. But a hasty phone call was placed, and a promise was made. Now, as her eighteenth birthday approaches, Valentine's small world of solitude and unhappiness begins to unravel--just as a powerful, catastrophic plague of death, fire, and ice sweeps across the country. He is coming.
The Malignant Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,630. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Undead
1645. The year Scotland died. The Bubonic Plague ravages Edinburgh. Soon there will be more people buried under Edinburgh than living in it. The council hires Alex McCrae, promising him one hundred pounds to cure the wretched pest. But a man who makes himself a hero, makes himself enemies. But the plague isn’t the only way to kill a man. And in the city of the dead it’s not just ghosts who return.
Mise-en-scène, February 1928
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Lethe Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On a cold winter, a young lady is picked up by a pair of odd parents--once more she has been hired to babysit their precocious children. Of course, the house happens to be in Innsmouth.
The HMS Swift Adventures
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 120,130. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
It’s 1791 and Captain Thomas Butler and his loyal crew of The HMS Swift, a frigate in the service of King George III, are sent on a series of missions where nothing is what it seems, and forces far darker than any of the crew have experienced before, reign supreme.
Croatoa: A Dark Fantasy Short Story of the Lost Colony of Roanoke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Undead
A short story that blends dark fantasy, romance, and historical fiction in an imaginative re-telling of the last days of the Lost Colony of Roanoke.
The Forest of Ruined Men
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Running from memories of his wife's murder, Civil War veteran Henry Barlow takes a job with a lumber company on the Pacific Coast. When the lumber stops flowing from the Lewis River logging camp, Barlow's employer, sends him to investigate with a small band of armed mercenaries. As they travel upriver, Barlow must confront the ghost of his dead wife, alcoholism, and the dark hearts of men.
The Song of the Sea
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: British English. Published: March 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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Deaf, mute Jacob Worsley is regarded as a harmless oddity in the small fishing village where he lives. Few people suspect that he is haunted by the memory of what happened to him twenty years ago, when he went out to sea with his brother Isaac and encountered a primal evil... A short story of 2,700 words, THE SONG OF THE SEA revisits an ancient legend and weaves an atmosphere of mystery and dread.
The Barn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,720. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Beneath a field in New Jersey lies an ancient evil buried by the native tribe which inhabited the area. Once captured and contained the land is marked, never to be used for dwelling or building to ensure the evil remained restrained and powerless.
Horror America
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 90,070. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.00)
Move over Sherlock Holmes! When the supernatural game's afoot, helpless people call on the renowned Dr. Townsend to save them. Ghosts, the Walking Dead, Werewolves, and other horrific terrors are loose in 1870s America, so it's up to Captain Parker, a gunslinger for hire, and Dr. Townsend to stop the horrors.