Scott Nicholson

Biography

Scott Nicholson is author of seven novels, including THE RED CHURCH, SPEED DATING WITH THE DEAD, DRUMMER BOY, and THE SKULL RING. Other books include the novellas BURIAL TO FOLLOW and TRANSPARENT LOVERS and the story collections ASHES, THE FIRST, and FLOWERS. He also writes screenplays and children's books. Nicholson lives in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina.

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Books

Curtains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Eleven tales of crime, misdemeanors, killers, and cold-hearted lovers from bestselling author Scott Nicholson. Includes award winner "Dog Person" as well as "Watermelon," "Dead Air," and other stories collected from Cemetery Dance, Crimewave, and other publications. Includes bonus stories from J.A. Konrath and Simon Wood.
La Chiesa Rossa
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,210. Language: Italian. Published: November 23, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Perché è convinto di essere il Secondo Figlio di Dio, e che la purificazione richieda che il peccato sia lavato con il sangue. “Il sacrificio è la moneta di Dio,” predica McFall, e, se Frank e Ronnie non riescono a fermarlo, tutti dovranno pagare. Traduzione di Paolo Albizzati.
Disintegration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,330. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Identical twins vie for control of a family empire built on deceit, cruelty, and dark secrets--and one woman stands between them while another hovers like a predator waiting for the first to fall. A dark crime thriller from the author of The Skull Ring, The Red Church, and Speed Dating with the Dead.
Creative Spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
When artists gather at a remote Appalachian estate for a retreat, they are unaware that their energy is feeding something unwholesome. Sculptor Mason Jackson and dying parapsychologist Anna Galloway must uncover the dark secrets of Korban Manor before their spirits are trapped forever.
The Harvest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When an alien entity lands in the Southern Appalachian Mountains, a clairvoyant psychology professor, a drunken dirt farmer, and a disillusioned tycoon must team up to stop it before the infection spreads. A science fiction pulp thriller. Revised edition of 2003 mass market paperback.
As I Die Lying
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,410. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
This book has been rejected 117 times. And it's all the fault of that evil, soul-hopping spirit that took over Richard Coldiron's head. Or maybe the other four people in there. Richard’s first and last novel follows his journey through a troubled childhood, where he meets his invisible friends. The people he loves keep turning up dead. And here comes the woman of his dreams.
Zombie Bits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,020. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A collection of eight short stories from best-selling author Scott Nicholson, including two stories from "The Best of All Flesh" series. Bonus material includes stories from Joe McKinney (Dead World) and Jack Kilborn (Endurance) and a "Zombie Apocalypse Survival Scorecard" from Jonathan Maberry (Patient Zero), as well as a bonus script from the Murdermouth comic.
Speed Dating with the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,550. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A paranormal conference goes haywire when a man channels his dead wife and disturbs demons in an Appalachian inn. Inspired by an actual paranormal conference in 2008. "Always surprises and always entertains."--Jonathan Maberry, Patient Zero
Write Good or Die
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Price: Free! Words: 48,170. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Survival tips for 21st century writers, from best-selling authors Kevin J. Anderson, M.J. Rose, Heather Graham, J.A. Konrath, Gayle Lynds, Alexandra Sokoloff, Jonathan Maberry, and more. How to develop your craft, improve your writing, get an agent, promote your work, embrace the digital age, and prepare yourself for the coming changes in the publishing industry. Edited by Scott Nicholson.
Drummer Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,630. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
On the eve of a Civil War re-enactment, the Appalachian Mountain town of Titusville prepares to host a staged battle. But a ghostly troop, trapped in a cave by a long-ago avalanche, is rising from its long slumber and preparing for battle, and only one boy stands between the town and the cold mouth of hell.
Ashes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,670. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of supernatural stories by award-winning author Scott Nicholson, including "Homecoming," "The Night is an Ally" and "Last Writes." From the author of THE RED CHURCH, THE SKULL RING, and the story collections FLOWERS and THE FIRST, these stories visit haunted islands, disturbed families, and a lighthouse occupied by Edgar Allan Poe. Exclusive introduction by Jonathan Maberry.
The First
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,200. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of 15 dark fantasy, dystopian, and science fiction short stories, featuring the Areopagan Cycle where time is literally money. Includes an afterword, and Scott Nicholson's first-ever published story as a bonus. A rare side of an award-winning novelist's work. "Nicholson always surprises and always entertains."--Jonathan Maberry, Patient Zero
The Skull Ring
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,570. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Julia Stone will remember, even if it kills her. When Julia discovers a mysterious silver ring, her shattered childhood comes creeping back in the form of a shadowy, sinister cult. Walter, a local handyman, tries to help her, but he has his own secrets. And the ring is closing in... "Keep both hands on your pants because Nicholson is about to scare them off."-- Jack Kilborn, Endurance
Flowers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,450. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
"Always surprises and always entertains."--Jonathan Maberry, ROT AND RUIN A fantasy collection for young adults. Contains the Writers of the Future Award-winning story "The Vampire Shortstop" and other 11 other tales of fantasy and the supernatural, including the Makers series in which children control the essential forces of the world. www.hauntedcomputer.com
Burial To Follow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,820. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Jacob Ridgehorn dies, it's up to Roby Snow to help Ridgehorn's soul move on to its eternal rest. Roby can only accomplish this by serving the grieving family a special pie. And if he fails, then his own soul will be roasting... "Keep both hands on your pants, because Nicholson is about to scare them off."--JA Konrath, author of Origin Includes bonus excerpts and essay
The Red Church
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,610. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Stoker Award finalist. "Can you hear him a-knockin'?" A 13-year-old boy struggles with his faith when his mother joins a haunted Appalachian church led by Archer McFall, a mysterious preacher. As mutilated bodies turn up, a sheriff investigates and is tempted to join the congregation. "Sacrifice is the currency of God," McFall preaches, and if he gets his way, then everybody pays.

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