31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7

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The Ghost of Lizzie Borden
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Jessica and her friends Tim, John and Susan were fascinated with the famous Lizzie Borden hatchet murders that took place in 1892 at Fall River, Massachusetts. They would have liked to have met Lizzie in person but she died in 1927 in her hometown Fall River, Massachusetts. Jessica and her friends only lived about fifty miles from the Borden's house but never paid a visit.
Ouija
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Being an avid yard sale junkie Kevin finally came across something he had always wanted but was also afraid of what it could unleash. Kevin knew if he stopped at this old cabin that was a good distance off the beaten path he would be late for work but he said “What the heck.” This choice would prove to be a fatal mistake.
The Curse of Red Eye
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(3.57 from 7 reviews)
The pirate ship Red Eye named after the captain of the ship had battled a fierce storm in the dead of night and the crew was in peril as the ship ran a ground just a hundred yards from Skull Island. Captain Red Eye got his name when he and his men were aboard another pirate ship stealing treasure from them and one of the pirates poked out the captains eye.
War of The Aliens
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(2.00 from 1 review)
The year was 2027 and the people of the Earth were anticipating the second coming of Christ but it was just another let down. There was definitely something they have never seen before in the cosmos going on to make them believe. There was an alien war brewing between nine alien species that was lighting up the cosmos.
The Demon Witch
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Life for five year old Hilda was everything but rosy growing up in a small village in 17th century Salem, Massachusetts. Her looks were atrocious, she tried to overlook the teasing that was caused by it but resentment and hatred started growing inside her warm heart. Being that Hilda had an aunt named Helga that was a practicing witch only escalated hatred towards her from the townspeople.
Back from the Dead
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 890. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Growing up as a freak of nature is what Delbert Simpson was called by the town’s people. Delbert’s face was horribly disfigured and one shoulder was higher than the other and his brain never fully developed beyond that of an eight year old. Delbert had no girlfriend or any kind of friends, so he was a loner and the only time he felt safe to be out in public was after midnight.
Let's Scare Sarah to Death
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Sarah Jackson was about five feet four inches tall with dark brown hair and freckles. She was getting picked on because she had a hard time speaking clear and loud enough for anyone to hear her. Anytime she tried out for the school team, she always finished last and was laughed at by her teammates. Sarah really wanted to be popular, but some of the classmates at school didn’t want to hang with her
The Evil Touch
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
Henry and his wife Jane were celebrating their 25th anniversary with friends and family, but they both knew in their hearts that they were both dying inside and all the love they had for each other was gone many years ago, but they didn’t want to spoil the evening in front of friends and family, so they put on their happy faces and made it look like they were still in love.
The Ghost of Billy the Kid
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The ghost town of Drearington felt like a good place for investor Mr. Harrington, but his investment would later turn into the investment from hell. The owner had the ghost town for sale for decades because he always was an honest man, and every time he opened his big fat mouth about the abandoned town from the 1800’s being filled with poltergeist activity, that was enough to scare them away.
The Ghost of H.H. Holmes in Murder Castle
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Before I cut loose on this story for some readers that may never heard of one of the most evil men in America his name is H.H. Holmes who is the first documented serial killer in the United States. During the 1893 Columbia Exposition he lured his victims into his “Murder Castle” that was built to his expectations with gas jets piped into some rooms to gas his victims and also trapdoors.
The Bell Hollow Road Ax Murders
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
This story goes back to the early nineteenth century in a small town called Willow Oaks. Abraham and his family owned the majority of Willow Oaks farm land until a shrewd business man by the name of Jasper bought a small patch of land near Abraham's farm. It wasn't long before jealousy set in and being that Jasper was a smart man and Abraham wasn't he used it to his advantage to swindle Abraham.
The Son of Dracula and the Blood Countess
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Nestled upon a mountain top in 1590, what the villagers called the Castle of Death was the castle of Drac Von Stoller. Drac, being a blood lover, met a countess by the name of Erzsebet Bathroy, who would be later known as The Blood Countess who killed 640, that he took a liking to. At one of his costume parties, instead of just entering her room at the dead of night and biting her on the neck.
The Horror Within
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Jasper Davis was the most hated man in town and didn’t give a damn what anyone thought of him and he didn’t hesitate in starting a fight which the townspeople were too scared to cross him because of the horror within that he possessed. Elections were around the corner for a new mayor. “There’s not one better person to run this town than me, so I will run and win by a landslide,” laughed Jasper.
The James Barkley Gang
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
The James Barkley gang were well known outlaws in the town of Gold Dust during 1876. James Barkley thought if anyone found any gold in the town of Gold Dust they wouldn’t mind sharing, but he was dead wrong because no one in the town liked the James Barkley gang. One night when James Barkley and his gang were camping out planning their next stage coach robbery.
A Toast to Death
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Anytime that Henry made a toast at his parties in his castle someone died and you would think Henry would not host any more parties but he did and didn't care because he wanted it that way. Henry got a kick out of someone dying in his presence because it made him feel like a god but kept his feelings to himself to not raise suspicion on himself. No one ever suspected Henry.
Happy Death Day!
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
After Sam Jackson's last family member died and buried at the family cemetery behind the mansion and loneliness set in the months ahead he decided to dig them all up and bring them back to the mansion in a desperate attempt to save his sanity in the decaying mansion. Sam brought each family member into the dining room and sat them all at the table and placed party hats on them as a celebration.
The Ghost of a Serial Killer
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Just when the town of Killsington thought it was safe to unlock their doors something was back and ready to put the fear back in their hearts once again. That fear would be a serial killer by the name of Jack Killmen who was responsible for the killing of seven prostitutes in seven weeks. Jack couldn't keep a job if his life depended on it and the only thing he loved in his life was the bottle.
A Deal with the Devil
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
D.W. Smith was a wannabe famous author whose attempt to write a million selling novel was way out of reach, but really wanted the fame that goes alone with it like well-known authors like Stephen King and H.P. Lovecraft. His name wasn’t a bad name for an author’s name, but that’s all he had going for him. He spent months in his study writing page after page with no results.
Faces of Death
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Some people are born gifted, just as little Jimmie was, but the gift he was born with wasn’t the kind of gift Jimmie was hoping for. His gift was knowing when someone was going to die, just by looking into their eyes. It all started when Jimmie was five years old and had just moved into a new home. His gift came to him in a dream, so he thought.
Road Rage
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 620. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
Martin Baxter always had a need for speed on the highway. He drove a black Chevelle SS he called “The Black Racer” and was always up for a challenge. Finally, Martin got tired of just asking other drivers to race him, so he decided to up the ante by playing chicken, which turned into road rage for the drivers he was pissing off. When Martin got off work he was constantly tailgating other drivers,
Cannibalism
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Tommy Edwards had a fascination of burning things. It gave him a high like no other. Tommy was an outcast that had absolutely no talent musically or athletically, and no friends to speak of. Tommy would peer out his bedroom window and watch people walking down the sidewalks laughing and enjoying life. Tommy yearned for that kind of life but knew in the back of his mind that was just a fantasy.
Hell Raiser
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
The town of Sinville would never be the same as soon as Leroy Brown moved in and had plans to make it his own. The town of Sinville was very peaceful and a great place to raise a family, but Leroy loved to drink and raise hell and only cared about one person, and that person was himself and didn’t care if anyone liked him or not.
Hell Hounds
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
In a little town called Linnville, it is said that a witch was burned at the stake deep in the woods and just before her body went up in flames she said, “Anyone that enters these woods will not leave alive mark my words!” One of the town’s people said, “Burn, witch! Burn!” Then everyone chanted, “Burn, witch! Burn!” The witch went up in flames and the townspeople went back to their homes.
Zombie Squad
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 610. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(1.00 from 1 review)
The United States of America finally spread itself too thin, and the all mighty dollar that used to be the most valued became worthless. Other countries joined forces to bring it to its knees, just as they brought them to theirs but instead of just dropping bombs they were experimenting with a new indestructible army force like none other.
Send 'Em Back To Hell
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
The Mason family was excited to be moving into the home of their dreams, but it wouldn’t be long before strange things started happening to shatter their dreams. Just because something looks good, doesn’t mean it is good as the Mason family is about to find out on the first day they moved into their dream home.
Objects of Death
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Henry and Janice Blackwood just inherited Henry’s grandfather’s mansion and just happened at the right moment because Henry and Janice’s home was being foreclosed on because of Henry’s excessive drinking and gambling habit. Janice and Henry were in the process of getting a divorce but when Janice realized he was the sole heir of his grandfather’s estate she had a sudden change of heart.
Written In Blood
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Bubba Thomas was suffering from serious writers block. Not only was his choice of a pen name bad but his lack of creativity and the ability to come up with catchy clever titles were all a setup for a destructive path in his new found profession. This whole writing experience was all new to Bubba and didn’t realize how much his readers would pick his work apart from grammatical errors,etc.
Dr. Death
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Grimfield Hospital was voted safest hospital in America for the fourth straight year in a row but that was all about to change when tragedy struck the head surgeon Dr. Green of Grimfield Hospital’s family.
Driven to Kill
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
Peter O’Brien had it all a beautiful wife, mansion and a successful career and felt they had the perfect life that anyone would envy but that was all about to change because gradually over the years which was many they were slowly drifting apart. Both were workaholics and stopped going out to dinner after work because they were just too exhausted from work to make time for one another.
Circus of the Dead
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
A once thriving town called Doomsville was slowly moving into depression and since every other town around them had the economic funds to advance the town of Doomsville was left to fend for themselves. Since money was running out as well as jobs the townspeople started robbing and killing each other to survive in the depressed town. It was every man for himself and friends became enemies.
A Night to Dismember
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from The Dead Volume 7. Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(4.00 from 1 review)
Things were starting to look pretty grim for Sam and Sally Edwards because he lost his job at the slaughter house and to top things off his wife never worked a day in her life so she wasn’t able to contribute to their marriage in a monetary way. Since they both lived in a small farming community called Cavendale and nothing more than a high school education.....