Books tagged: short horror stories

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Spinning Webs & Telling Lies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,640. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This collection includes western themed short stories by authors David Niall Wilson and Brian A. Hopkins, both solo and in collaboration. It contains several reprints from obscure anthologies, and the entire collection of three One-Eyed Jack stories, previously only available in one place through a limited chapbook collection from Camelot Books.
In Blood and Soul
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The only voice Naveena heard in her head was that of her dying mother pleading with her to take care of her little sister. Meme was all she had and lived for. So when fate took her only family from Naveena, she decided to bring her where she should be; home and close to her. A decision that she would live to regret.....
The Deadly Path
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In this short story, five-year-old Cindy watches from her bedroom window as an old man passes by in the middle of the night. Strangely drawn to the man, Cindy sneaks out of her house and finds him by following a golden path that only they can see. She watches as he buries strange coins by the corners of several houses. What Cindy does not know, is that people start dying in those houses.
Trust and Other Nightmares
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,350. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Each of these stories has its germination in nights when my sleep was suddenly savaged by ethereal visions and sounds sufficiently disturbing to wrench me from tangled, sweat-drenched sheets. All of them are spawned of the dancing skeletons and reanimated corpses that plague the bleakest, blackest hours preceding my blessed dawns. Why keep my nightmares to myself, when I can share them with you?
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!
13 Echoes
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 50,850. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
13 short stories of the strange that will take you into a world where only the echoes of reality exist. These are "Twilight Zone" type stories.
Werewolf Winter - A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Galein, the Terrible Man, fearing the darkness he sees in his own soul, has retreated into the monastery of Sheogarath, hoping to find solace and peace. But a new evil has come to the land of Uruad, a creature of such malevolent hatred that threatens to consume the earth. It is a werewolf. Galein will have to confront more than the darkness he sees in himself, or watch the world die.
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.
Near Miss
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Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
On a rainy night, a man in a desperate hurry nearly hits another. He swerves, saving the other man's life, but consequently totals his own car. Luckily, the other's car is nearby and he is happy to give the other a ride, but soon enough, strange events begin to happen, both in and out of the car, and suspicions begin to grow between the two.