Books tagged: literary horror

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9 Dark Tales
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Price: $5.99 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 is a dark powerful visitor from another realm. A demon inside a dream is an imaginary construct that vanishes upon waking. True or false? Kip Livingston will tell you, false. She knows the truth. Angels and demons, psychological twists, paranormal romance, and murder make this little supernatural thriller a fast-paced read. 5 Stars from HellHorror.
The Dazzling Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
An ancient secret, a cemetery, a lost child. A secret lies buried beneath the haunting statuary in Old Willow Cemetery. In Concord, the surrounding woods are alive with the spirits of transcendentalists Emerson and Thoreau. Elias Hatch is the last of modern-day transcendentalists. Does he know the secret power? Would you like to see the dazzled faces in the darkened air ... and know their secret?
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.
Cool Blue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Jeff Jones is new to San Francisco, and he's eager to explore the city. After two weeks of fog, the weather finally takes a turn for the better, and Jeff decides to go on a walk. He stumbles across the "Mystery Ocean" fish store. What he finds inside will change him… in a horrible way.
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.