Joshua Scribner

Biography

Joshua Scribner is the author of eight published novels and over 100 short stories. He currently lives in Michigan with his wife and two daughters. Up to date information on his work can be found at joshuascribner.com.

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Books

Heart Ripper: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Love hurts. Everyone knows that. By why does it seem to hurt Jason so much more than everyone else? Is love trying to kill him?
3 Causes for Alarm
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Three flash fiction horror pieces with alarming themes.
Very Short Very Wicked
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(3.50)
Two flash pieces. Two micro pieces. At total of about 1200 words with no conscience.
Foreign Objects: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A young outcast, his struggles to survive, and the crucial objects that come into his life.
Scribner Horror Bundle 2: Four Horror Novels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 237,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Four Horror novels, including the popular Eleven O'clock Fright.
Scribner Short Horror Bundle 4: Fifty Short Story and Flash Pieces by Joshua Scribner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Fifty short story and flash fiction pieces, most with themes from speculative fiction.
Scribner Short Horror Bundle 3: Fifty Short Story and Flash Pieces by Joshua Scribner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Fifty Short Stories and Flash pieces, some horrific, some with philosophical underpinnings.
Scribner Short Horror Bundle 2: Fifty Short Story and Flash Pieces by Joshua Scribner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Fifty short story and flash pieces, including the popular Tortured Spirit.
Scribner Short Horror Bundle: Fifty Short Story and Flash Pieces
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,840. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Fifty short stories and flash pieces, including the popular Back Roads and Coryanna.
The Mantis Bundle: Books 1-3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 226,820. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Late at night, while the city sleeps, and the sidewalks are quiet, a man by the name of Mantis walks with his eyes closed. Visions appear and he engages them, becoming one with fantastic worlds, battling mighty warriors, conquering fantastic realms. Mantis chooses when to come and go. It’s the perfect escape from a boring world. Then, when visions begin to trap him, losing is no longer an option.
Scribner Horror Bundle: Four Horror Novels by Joshua Scribner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 217,400. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Four horror novels by Joshua Scribner, including the popular books Seed and Fear and Repulsion.
One of Nine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,220. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Dead people keep coming to Mike Staber’s dreams. He can’t quite understand what their trying to tell him, but there’s a sense that he better hurry. He might be in grave danger.
The Last Gift: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Henry Mason has received many gifts from his parents. They’ve all been very good. But the last one he receives will truly blow his mind.
Never Fear Again: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,740. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Mark Lions, age 14, lives his life with crippling anxiety, until one day his family moves to a country home and that anxiety lifts like a bad dream upon waking up. Something in their new home has caused this, and it’s not alone. The Lions have been drawn into something they cannot resist and a battle they might not survive.
Mantis Hidden: Book 3 of the Mantis Series
Series: Mantis. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,580. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Mantis Shed finds himself trapped in various dream worlds again. But this time, he’s taking a friend with him. They’re chasing what appears to be a cowgirl with lightning fast hands. He’s not sure what they’ll do when they catch her, or if they survive long enough to do that in these strange places designed to trap and kill.
Nescata: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,620. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Jacob Sims visits his hometown, Nescata, Oklahoma. Recently, Nescata has suffered several peculiar deaths. Jacob's return brings personal changes. His lifelong funk fades, but vivid hallucinations come in its place. He's haunted by a mysterious man in white, and his near-comatose grandmother is trying to tell him something. He must learn the connection between the deaths. Lives depend on him.
The Coma Lights: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
An Oklahoma tornado drops from the sky to sweep up Sully Jacobson and his car. Weeks later, he awakes from a coma with a crippling fear of driving. Horrid visions resist Sully's attempts at facing his fear, and glowing people haunt his dreams. Meanwhile, loved ones are keeping secrets from him, and people are dying. Can Sully find a vital connection in all of this, or will the deaths continue?
The Worst Sin: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Mitchell has lost his job. He’s going to jail, and his daughter’s dying. But magic is coming. Maybe things will get better. Maybe things aren’t totally as they seem.
A New Legend: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Andre Savor has it made. The bar his dad left him provides not only good income, but a never ending stream of beautiful women to take home. But there’s a payment for all this that Dad didn’t tell him about. Unfortunately another supernatural being is on its way to fill him in.
Fear's Child: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,490. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
After teenager Maddy Crandale assaults the captain of the cheerleaders, her parents move her to the country, where there’s no trouble for Maddy to find. But trouble finds Maddy. Animals stalk her. She dreams that she’s someone else. Odd fears arise. With both parents caught up in their own weirdness, can this problem child defeat a strange menace alone, or will it take what it came for?
Cursed Highway: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A short story about nighttime ghosts on a lonely Oklahoma highway.
Perfect Circumstances and Why Wine?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Two modern horror stories, frightening and dark, with a common theme.
Unself Reflection: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
Karen’s therapist doesn’t want her to fear the voices in her head. But does the voice in her head really care what her shrink thinks? Is it really only in her head?
Grandma's Echo: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.00)
Some say there are no accidents. Lucus will witness three on the way to the gym. But are they accidents at all?
Loud Enough to Wake the Dead: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Thump, thump, thump goes the bass that wakes you up at night. It takes over your brain, makes it impossible for you to think. But now the skinny punks who pump it have woken up one of the deepest sleepers of all. And she’s not happy.
The Creek and the Rattlesnake: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
A story about a lonely little boy with a dangerous imagination.
Ghost Eyes: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Kristy Morrow is fat, ugly and lacks confidence. But she's fine with all that. So why has she been chosen to fill the position of the most important worker at her job? Why did he hand pick her as his replacement before he left? Maybe the disembodied voices will help her figure it all out. Or maybe she's just crazy.
A Haunting Beauty: A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,210. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00)
Strange things are happening in the Becker's new home. Noises come from the attic. Stevie Becker speaks of infidelity, but only in her sleep. Roony Becker finds himself both tempted and injured by sexual indiscretions. It seems something has come for them, something both wicked and beautiful, something far beyond normal reality. Can they resist its temptations? Will they survive its attacks?
Mantric Syllable: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
As a therapist, Mark Zellar's ability to stamp out negative emotions borders upon magical. But what can he do when the negative all stems from one person, and that person does not wish to change? What's worse, that person is his new boss. Mark's friend, Jay, has a wicked suggestion.
Misdirected: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,760. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Who's at the door? Someone keeps knocking at night, bringing Barret Spikes from sleep. He'd see who it is, but he suffers from sleep paralysis, and his mind wakes long before his body. Will Barret be able to move on time to see who it is and protect himself if necessary? Or will the nightly visitor get the door open first? What exactly does the visitor want?
Compelled: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Cory, a young writer, just wants to walk up to the gas station to grab a pack of smokes. Little does he know that he's recently made a bad decision about his life and he's about to pay the price.
Restless and Place Memory: 2 Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
A couple of stories about things that want to get inside your skull.
Wishing Well: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00)
It sounds like easy money. But Joe will have to follow the shady Clark into the dark woods to get it. Once there, Joe will find something more horrific than even his worst fears.
Strange Connections: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
Pickles, wine and tornados. What's the common thread? It's just one of the puzzles three college friends will have to solve. And they're doing it late at night, on a farm out in the middle of nowhere, because these puzzles keep popping into their minds. Is something trying to send them a message? Does it need help? Are its intentions good?
Arrow: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
His brothers-in-arms all dead, Arrow continues to fight. But the battlefield has changed drastically, and his new enemies are like nothing from the known world. Something is testing him. Will his training and instincts keep him alive in this strange place, or will he be one of the many casualties in the new world's games of death?
The Hitch: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Kite's father told him he should stick with his friend Dozer to achieve greatness. That's why Kite follows Dozer into a building with flickering lights and up floors that seem increase with madness the higher they go. Will Kite's confident friend keep him safe, or is Dozer leading him to certain disaster?
Favored Son: A Short Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
A town's four most popular high-school boys have died in a car accident. A surprise visitor comes to the funeral. He then visits Andrea, the leader of the dead boy's mother. As the rest of Andrea's family falls to ruin, she takes solace in her new friend and tries to figure out what this creature wants. Can anything be done to salvage what remains, or did her family die with the favored son?
Unimagined: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50)
Tamara keeps her daughter, Roni, on a tight leash. Roni's imaginary friend, Curtis, is her only friend. A strange man appears to be stalking them. He walks by their house every night, staring at the windows with a grin on his face. Little Roni says the man wants to take her away. For Tamara, that's unimaginable.
Lucidity: Book 3 of the Beyond Reception Series
Series: Beyond Reception. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
In this third installment of the Beyond Reception Series, Alice Shoemaker travels to Oklahoma. She meets interesting characters along the way, including Andy, whose crippling disability is also a tool for incredible foresight. Meanwhile, Jade Parker, whose mere presence brings death to those close to him, waits for her to arrive and help him battle the biggest demon ever to visit this realm.
Familiar Faces: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
Eric Kurdo is seeing people who can't really be there. Is there something they want to show him?
Fantos: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,640. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Saul is bouncer that fears no man, except one, but that man might just be magic.
Broken Rule: A short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50)
The sign says evil cannot enter this place. But evil will still try.
Tortured Spirit: A short story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
Kellan is used to waking up in strange places. But this place, a cafeteria filled with crazy women and doors that only Kellan can open, might be the strangest of all.
Rape the Earth and Trendsetter: Two Animal Horror Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Two creature-feature short stories, with a little science fiction and a lot of horror.
The Premium: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
(3.50)
A persistent telemarketer who's selling something of vital importance. Will his prospective client listen?
Pulsing: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00)
A strange short story that mixes horror and science fiction.
Replaced: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.00)
A haunting love story where a man must make a choice he could have never imagined.
Soul Tripping: Book 2 of the Beyond Reception Series
Series: Beyond Reception. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Joseph Stanton is haunted by the spirit of a past flame and a song that manages to play on its own. Donald Pagel feels a strange presence and senses inhuman changes occurring inside. Across the state, Alice Shoemaker is awoken by a strange light that leads her from the Shares' home. The ancient evil she will face is more powerful than any to date. It seems unstoppable.
Rogue Demon: Book 1 of the Beyond Reception Series
Series: Beyond Reception. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,660. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Odd things are happening to the Shares. Nightmares haunt them. Their toddler seems to see things no one else can. Pictures fall. Cryptic messages appear on frosted glass. Something bad is coming. Many miles away, demented elders deliver strangely coherent messages to Alice Shoemaker. Is it time for the quest she’s been waiting for? Can she find the Shares and help them thwart this evil menace?
All That Remains: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00)
A post-apocalypse zombie story with country setting and a scientific twist.
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