Books tagged: short horror fiction

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Lilies
Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Lilies is a story of the dead and the living, in a city at war where it is hard to tell one from the other, and where the men who carry the lilies commit the strangest of murders and kill the already dead. Lilies was chosen for the Best New Horror anthology and recommended for the British Fantasy Society's Best Short Story.
Quarantine on the Black Nile
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Eco-tourist Jonah Brooks stumbles into a nightmare as he’s snared in an East African quarantine zone. Black Nile hemorrhagic virus rampages through the Malindi rain forest like a feral beast. It burns through the human population with a terrifying kill rate; and everyone in the medical group sent to study it lies dead in their camp. It’s not quite the tour package that Jonah signed up for.
Insomnia 4: The Real Monster Under the Bed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Fat Eddy must die. Insomnia’s got one shot left at escaping the disco of death he’s got himself into. One mafia boss and his men won’t know what hit them when Insomnia comes knocking. It’s an intense fight to survive that will leave one man dead tonight, but even if he can kill Fat Eddy can insomnia take back his freedom? It’s a high stakes fight to end all fights!
Man of Iron
Price: Free! Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
All Shannon Le'Vin's 10 short stories combined in one ebook. Something for everyone.
Cemetery Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
It's time to turn out the light and step into the darkness as: ...a robber learns that there's more to Hell than the devil... ...a woman discovers a painting's frightening secret... ...an old woman finds a terrifying afterlife... ...an apocalypse survivor is trapped between the world he can't leave behind and the one he's so desperate to find... ...a young man learns of true darkness...
Flies on His Mind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Ryan Jensen hates flies. Most flying insects actually. But especially flies. It is a loathing that is fueled by childhood fears, including among other things a recurring waking nightmare. Now almost 20 years later, Ryan’s childhood fears have reawakened. The flies are back.
It's Dark Inside (collection of short stories)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,940. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
These six tales span the genres of ghost story, mystery, horror, and suspense. Some look back on dark times, others look forward to an apocalyptic future, and still others dwell on a terrible present – but they have one thing in common: they are all dark. Don’t expect happy endings or pleasant characters here, for there is something dark lurking in the shadows of each tale waiting to get out.
Underleaf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,090. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A house with a disturbing secret, jealousy which turns deadly, heartbreak in more ways than one, and people who aren’t quite what they seem make up a few of the stories within this collection. Turn the pages and discover that there is more to each tale as you venture Underleaf...
Yarn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A short, horrific "yarn" about the madness that befalls a small, southern town.
The Deed of the Monkeys: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Crime
At a quiet restaurant in an unnamed city a man and a woman sit across from each other. She is distraught. He is quickly drunk. Neither can stop thinking of what they've just seen - a deed so brutal, so terrible as to leave the woman in tears. Was it a moment of meaningless urban violence or was it something more?