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En alles is ijs by Wendy Schuchmann
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: Dutch. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Julia heeft de zogenaamd beschaafde wereld achter zich gelaten. 'Het ondenkbare' kan en mag haar niet meer raken. In het verlaten strandhuisje, waar zij de veiligheid hoopt te vinden die de wereld haar heeft ontnomen, wacht haar echter een onaangename verrassing. Niet alleen haar geestelijke, maar ook haar fysieke voortbestaan staat nu op het spel.
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Free edition, with exclusive excerpt from A Soul to Steal) by Washington Irving
Price: Free! Words: 33,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Rob Blackwell. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Washington Irving’s short story of a New England schoolteacher and his chilling encounter with the Headless Horseman is one of the United States’ most celebrated literary works. The following version is a complete edition of the classic tale, including its original spelling and formatting. It is intended to be a free ebook version of Washington Irving’s haunting masterpiece.
Cold Stairs by Mark Petersen
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.50 from 8 reviews)
Winner of an Honorable Mention Virginia Tech Literary Award, this story takes place in Eastern Kentucky and is based on what might have been a true ghost story. I consider this to be my best finished piece, and I look forward to your feedback. Enjoy!
Indigo by Ophelia Keys
Price: Free! Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Have you ever passed someone on the street, met someone at a party, who just gave you the creeps for no reason? Granted, some of them are just creepy people. But you should be aware that some of them aren’t people at all. This is the first in a paranormal fiction series set in Melbourne, Australia.
The Ballad of the Wayfaring Stranger and the Dead Man's Whore by Sean Demory
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
"The Ballad of the Wayfaring Stranger and the Dead Man's Whore" weaves a story of loss and return from back-country spook stories, backroom blues and best-forgotten secrets.
Edge of Shadows (Shadows #1) by Cege Smith
Series: Shadows, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Edge of Shadows is a paranormal urban fantasy tale about a woman trying to rebuild her life when fate intervenes. She must solve a century-old mystery in order to escape an ancient evil with ties to her past.
The Ghost of Birch River Cabin by John Gaffield
Price: Free! Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Staying at a dark secluded cabin along the Birch River that his uncle owned seemed like the perfect fly fishing weekend getaway for Paul. Strange occurrences began happening. Would it be enough to prevent the history of the cabin from being repeated? (A short story). Fourth Edition - June 10, 2011.
The Red Witch by Christine Frost
Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A restless teen who coveted a posh lifestyle, Elena hated that her village was known for the legend of the infamous Red Witch. Mocked by the upper class who made the Red Witch into a touristy attraction, Elena soon learned how deep her connection to the legend was.
The Darkest Night by Mike Ramon
Price: Free! Words: 70,050. Language: American English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.00 from 1 review)
On the first day of summer a young girl disappears after climbing through a broken window into an abandoned orphanage. Her brother, with the help of a newspaper reporter, a woman with her own connection to the old orphanage, and a team of paranormal researchers will try to untangle the secrets and mysteries of the place they call the Home.
Slow Down by John Gaffield
Price: Free! Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A short story about a careless driver, named Scott, who caused a tragedy. Scott was haunted by his actions. Would it cause him to change his ways?
Spiritus, a Paranormal Romance (Spiritus Series Book#1) by Dana Michelle Burnett
Series: Spiritus, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 57,800. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A love that refuses to die... “As I watched him vanish into a soft mist that faded away, I knew that he was no ordinary spirit…I knew that he was a dangerous entity that could be in some corner of another realm planning his revenge, but I also knew that I was hopelessly in love with him.”
The Haunting of Reindeer Manor by Kevin Guest
Series: The Haunted Houses of Anderson, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,460. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Crime(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Dr. Anderson, chair of the department, received a rejection on his life's work. But on Halloween, he got a second chance, an article stating the existence of ghosts at Reindeer Manor. The owner has been running it as a haunted attraction. But only the true history is of interest to Anderson, who struck a deal to rent the property, as long as all props are removed. Unfortunately, he got his way.
Songs of a Peach Tree by Michael Ciardi
Price: Free! Words: 83,700. Language: American English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Thirty summers ago, something unspeakable happened to a little girl in the woods near Shade Tree Pond. The culprit to this heinous crime is never identified. Now, thirty years later, a curious 12-year-old boy embarks upon a journey that places him at the core of Meadowton's most haunting mystery.
A Hurt Too Deep by Christine Morgan
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.00 from 1 review)
Steffa thought that by moving across the country and changing her name, she could start a new life free of the stifling old-money and high-society obligations of Hartford Cove. She should have known better. Her ex-mother-in-law doesn't give up that easily. When Virginia Vandermere wants something, there's no distance too far, no lengths too extreme, and no hurt too deep.
Floor Four by A. Lopez, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 30,220. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
‘A loud bang was heard from above, scaring the boys. They shined their lights up the stairwell. The sounds of chains rattling on the floor stirred the dust above. Something or someone was up there. Doug, hiding his fear, took a couple of more steps up. Brandon and Kyle looked at him, their feet locked in place. They had no intention of going any further.’
Winter Visitor by John Gaffield
Price: Free! Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General(2.00 from 1 review)
Darren was awakened by a strange sound within his bedroom with a blizzard and subzero temperatures outside. He realized he was no longer alone in his room. Was someone or something after him? Will he be able to evade the visitor? Second Edition - April 2011.
The Vampires of London by Sebastian Alexander
Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
So you have found my tale, I placed it here for you! Is this fate you may ask? Take a seat and make yourself comfortable, and read my tale. Unas has been waiting for you, yes! - for you since before you were born; Unas the devourer of souls and the drinker of blood.
The Gold Watch by Rik Hunik
Series: Short Stories, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Canada(4.25 from 4 reviews)
While prospecting a creek in the Cariboo Mountains near Barkerville in 1866, Pete comes across the corpse of a murdered man clutching a gold watch in his hand. Pete decides to return the watch to Sylvia, the name engraved on the back, but the owner of the watch, even though he is dead, has vengeance in mind, and a job for Pete. This story first appeared in Crimson Online Magazine #13, 2000.
The Sensitive by Antony Bennett
Price: Free! Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The derelict house holds a secret that has been waiting countless years to be discovered, and one unsuspecting boy holds the key which will unleash the fear.