Shaun Whittington

Biography

Shaun was born in England, but now lives in Glasgow, Scotland, and has been there since July 2000.

Shaun mainly writes dark tales with twists, not necessarily all out horror, and likes to keep his writing spelling to U.K. English, because it's easier for him.

He has written short stories over a number of years for First Publishing and Skive Magazine, before turning to novels.

Some of his novels are available for FREE.

Books available since July 2013:

Demons
Billy
The Monkey Wing
CLAN
Misty Falls
Black Hour
The Prison Diaries
Nutjob
The Z Word
The Freak
Some Men Are Monsters
Snatchers (a zombie novel)
Snatchers 2: The Dead Don't Sleep
Snatchers 3; The Dead Don't Cry
Snatchers 4: The Dead Don't Pity
Snatchers 5: The Dead Don't Breathe
Snatchers 6: The Dead Don't Feel
Snatchers 7: The Dead Don't Yield
Snatchers 8: The Dead Don't Pray
Snatchers 9: The Dead Don't Scream
Monsterland

For more information on new releases or just general questions. You can go to his author's page on Facebook: Shaun Whittington Author or use the link:

https://www.facebook.com/WhittingtonShaun

Smashwords Interview

What do you read for pleasure?
I mainly read horror/thrillers, but strangely enough I'm just getting to the end of 'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz' by L Frank Baum. Since discovering Smashwords, I've been reading a lot by self-publishers and I think it's fair to say there's a lot of talent out there that I would have never have heard of, if it wasn't for the rise and the popularity of the ebook.
When did you first start writing?
In school mainly. When I was ten years old I wrote a lame 123 page 'novel' called The Caribbean Tragedy about a Hammerhead shark killing bathers at a holiday resort. It was a complete rip-off from Jaws (my favourite film) and was what would you expect from a ten-year-old.
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Where to find Shaun Whittington online


Books

Snatchers 8: The Dead Don't Pray
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,590. Language: British English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
We're into week eight, and after a quiet few days the Sandy Lane camp is plunged into turmoil over the weekend after a robbery from outsiders, which includes a death of a guard. The day after sees more misery for the residents. . Whilst Pickle, Bentley
Monsterland (An Apocalyptic Horror)
Price: Free! Words: 48,870. Language: British English. Published: September 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
In the north of England, Gordon Burns is on his way back over to the Scottish borders, but before he can make it a strange and horrific scene takes place. After abandoning his car, and stuck in the middle of the Pennines, running for his life, Gordon reaches a guesthouse and meets up with the owners as well as other guests.
Snatchers 7: The Dead Don't Yield
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The seventh week of the apocalypse is here, and our group of survivors from Vince's camp are trying to settle in. But not everyone has welcomed them with open arms. Meanwhile, a run that goes horribly wrong forces Pickle, Vince and members from the Sandy Lane camp to go out looking for a missing member which results in abject failure and further headaches. Not for persons under the age of 18.
Snatchers: Volume Two (The Zombie Apocalypse Series Box Set--Books 4-6)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 257,760. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
The second volume continues into week four to six, and follows our heroes, Pickle, Karen, Jack Slade, Shaz and now Vince Kindl, into more horror and uncertainty as the world reaches its first month of the zombie apocalypse. More scenes of terror torment characters of old and new, but are the psychological aspects of the new world beginning to beat this group of survivors? Only time will tell.
The Snip (a short story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,300. Language: British English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Brian Mason's appointment has finally arrived. He is about to do what most men fear. He is about to go for a vasectomy. This is a comical look at a man's 'nightmare' as he turns up for the dreaded snip, and it proves why women are so much tougher than the average male.
Snatchers 6: The Dead Don't Feel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » General
The group are into week six and while nothing has happened for a few days and the camp is a serene environment, Vince Kindl finally decides to go looking for Kevin Murphy, leaving Pickle in charge.
Snatchers: Volume One (The Zombie Apocalypse Series Box Set--Books 1-3)
Price: Free! Words: 287,840. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Snatchers: Volume One is the first three books in the popular UK-based zombie series that started back in 2013. Although initially a stand-alone novel, it has turned into a series, reaching five books so far.
Snatchers 5: The Dead Don't Breathe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,720. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mashups
The group are in week five, and while things are reasonably quiet at the camp, Vince Kindl is hatching a plan that could see the residents of the camp see out the winter comfortably. Could this gamble come at a cost? Like his trip to Stafford Hospital before, will this run for supplies turn sour? Or will he pull it off? With Pickle and co by his side, he stands a better chance.
Snatchers 4: The Dead Don't Pity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,570. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Occult
The group are in week four and as the hours and days tick by, the more perilous it becomes. It becomes clear that the cabin at Cardboard Hill can not be sanctuary for the long term, and Karen, Pickle, Shaz and Wolf are indecisive on what to do next. Meanwhile Jack Slade and Vince Kindl are in a quandary of their own. The trip to the hospital to get medical supplies hasn't turned out the way they
The Prison Diaries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,890. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Meet Wayne Chessington, a thirty-year-old man who just wants to get on in life. After moving to Glasgow and being discouraged by the lack of jobs available, he finally lands a job that could be the making of him. After a hostage situation, and the arrival of drug baron, Tam Boyd, Wayne realises that the jail has finally become too ugly for him.
Snatchers 3: The Dead Don't Cry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,650. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Days after fleeing the sports centre, Pickle, Karen Bradley, Paul Parker and Jade Greatrix have spent mundane days in the woods. But with dehydration and starvation not far away, the group are forced to leave the woods, encountering danger from human and non-human beings.
Snatchers 2: The Dead Don't Sleep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,800. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
It's been days after the Stile Cop attack, and Karen Bradley and Harry Branston are still running from the Snatchers. Jack Slade and his new group also find that nowhere is safe. Welcome to the new world, where only the strongest, fearless and luckiest will survive this never-ending nightmare. Not for persons under the age of 18
Snatchers (A Novel About The Zombie Apocalypse)
Price: Free! Words: 112,600. Language: British English. Published: September 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
(4.40)
Snatchers is a horror, which sees the slow destruction of mankind in the UK as well as other areas across the globe. The story focuses on a variety of individuals, including the Pointer family, Nurse Karen Bradley, Jack Slade who is searching for his son, and
Misty Falls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00)
Todd Seaward is a widower at sixty-nine years old and feels blessed to have inherited a handful and colourful set of friends in his new residential home, Misty Falls. This suddenly changes when a new carer is employed, and a road of verbal and physical abuse begins to make his life a misery by Joseph File.
The Monkey Wing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,220. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In this paranormal prison thriller, Peter Moore is in a job he hates. During his rare days and mornings off, he befriends a peculiar individual called Ivan Mates, who has valuable information about the prison, as well as what had happened in cell D10 six months ago.
Billy (a novelette)
Price: Free! Words: 19,160. Language: British English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This is a revised and extended version of the short story, 'The Third Anniversary.' It's been nearly three years since the school killings, and Billy Jones is still haunted by what happened and struggles on how to deal with an episode that will scar the town for a long time.
Demons
Price: Free! Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After spending years away from home, Tristan Thomas is persuaded to return by his sister, Bobby. Tristan has ghosts that need exorcised and now it's time for the damaged 31-year-old to try and deal with them. Not for persons under the age of 18.

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