Books tagged: short horror fiction

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The Clarent Pin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010 by Untreed Reads. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Russell likes everything in his life perfect and planned. A road trip with his wife results in an encounter with a strange fog. When Janice disappears, leaving him alone in the strange environment, Russell's orderly way of life begins to crumble. What he doesn't know is that there is an order to what's happening, but somebody else is in control. A short story from our Spectres horror line.
Lilies
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » 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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011 by Lunatic Ink Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » 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
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Price: Free! Words: 21,760. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
All Shannon Le'Vin's 10 short stories combined in one ebook. Something for everyone.
The Barrens & Others
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"F. Paul Wilson is among the finest storytellers of our time." (Rocky Mountain News) A first-rate collection of first-rate tales, ranging from Lovecraftian to Western supernatural, with many mysterious combination in between, The Barrens and Others will be a treasure for Wilson's established fans and to those discovering Wilson for the first time.
Cemetery Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,940. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » 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
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
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...