Books tagged: literary horror

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9 Dark Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,070. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Vauk House Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
From around the block, across dimensions, and beyond, come nine disturbances in the fabric of reality: Stairwell to Hell, The Book of Thomas Welte, Solid House, The Common Knight, Transporter Technology, Nameless Man, Citadel Ninety-Nine, Too Much Information About Joss Kaffee, The Story Boat. Note: This edition combines stories from two short collections: HORROR QUARTET and THE COMMON KNIGHT.
Stryx
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Rome. 1503 AD. Inside a dreary tower, Cardinal Strigidi, statesman of the Church and powerful necromancer, delves into arcane knowledge. Nonetheless, for all his power, he is going to spend the night in fear, because a messenger of the netherworld will pay him a visit. Alone and terror-stricken, he must face the only creature he dreads the most. The owl. Poe and Lovecraft style literary horror.
Tales from the Dead
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 23,170. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
DEAD MEN TELL TALES Dead men do tell tales in this unique collection of Jeffrey Kosh’s best dark stories. For the first time, gathered in a single volume, undying necromancers, vengeful dead, relentless Confederate soldiers, and unliving pirates crowd the same decks. DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES BLACK BRIG THE SOUTH WILL RISE AGAIN REVENANT STRYX They are all here
Night Sea Journey, A Tale of the Supernatural
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
A demon haunts artist Kip Livingston in her cottage by the sea. The demon is a firehawk, a dark invader who lives inside her dreams. But the firehawk does not dissolve when Kips wakes up. Supernatural powers drive the firehawk into Kip’s waking life. Even Kip’s Jungian therapist, Dr. Laz Merlyn, cannot resolve Kip’s dilemma. Who can rescue Kip or does she have to pay the ultimate price?
The Dazzling Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Henry Brooke, five-years-old, is missing. In Old Willow Cemetery, Elias Hatch protects the secret power buried inside his cemetery, and he knows Henry has managed to get inside the locked gates. Who let him inside? Do you believe in ghosts? Would you like to see the dazzled faces in the darkened air … and know their secret? Come inside Old Willow Cemetery in Concord, Massachusetts.
The Gateway Express
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You set the price! Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Ten year old Jeremy Benson is being sent away to a new school, but instead of being placed on the train that would take him there, he is placed on The Gateway Express, a train like no other. This is a tale of how the life of little Jeremy unfolds, ultimately culminating in him having to face and rise above the most terrifying thing of all, himself.
Abasteron House
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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.
The Dark Country
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Etchison's fiction is justly famous for its creepy ambience, and explores the terrain mapped out by Philip K. Dick, Thomas Harris, and any number of black and white horror movies. This is his legendary first collection, carefully corrected by the author for this new edition. The title story won both the World Fantasy Award and the British Fantasy Award in 1982.
Hunter's Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Fresh from the trenches of World War I, Paul Monroe returns home to a life he hardly recognizes. His body is broken, his prospects faded, and his sweetheart married to someone else. Another man might surrender under such blows, but his stint in France has made Paul a soldier. He knows that some things are worth fighting for--and some enemies must be killed to be conquered.
Squeal
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Poison Arrow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Jake Huntsman created the WISH program in order to rehabilitate the broken and the misguided—to reshape young lives before they are hardened and ruined. Deep in the Hoh Rainforest, his wards are forced to reevaluate the world around them and the values they embody. But this time, the WISH trip is interrupted by a monstrous force—a rabid, feral hog intent on devouring the group, one by one.