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Short Ghost Stories: The Man with the Axe in his Back [Prose-Only] by Queenie Chan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Bento Comics. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
*PROSE-ONLY EDITION* Trapped in an elevator with a murdered man. A woman's foot savaged by something as she reads ghost stories late at night. A boy flees from a battlefield, only to be swallowed by a tree. A starving family struggles to stay civilised... and more. Here are 8 spine-chilling, 'Twilight Zone'-esque short stories for you to read in the late hours of the night.
Reign of the Voice by Jordan Foye
Series: Legend of the Voice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There is an abandoned mansion in Virginia called Underwood. It is haunted by the spirits of the past who are ruled over by Christina, a spirit consumed by rage and hate. Denied death, the spirits' only hope for peace lies in five unsuspecting teenagers who've just arrived. They must figure out how to bring the spirits peace while avoiding Christina's murderous intent.
Martuk ... the Holy: Proseuche by Jonathan Winn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,020. Language: Simple English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The immortal Martuk's tale continues as he battles demons and endures betrayal surrounded by the religious chaos and pagan magic of ancient Antioch.
Circulo de fuego by Gabriel Trujillo Muñoz
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Una nueva amenaza se cierne sobre Mexicali; una que el investigador Miguel Ángel Morgado no acaba de entender: ¿Por qué quemaron nueve cuerpos formando un círculo? ¿Asesinos seriales, sectas satánicas, crimen organizado…? Esta es la primera entrega de Exhumaciones (la trilogía fronteriza de Miguel Ángel Morgado ), la cual promete convertirse en una de las mejores series de novela negra.
Moonrise Diner by Russ Crossley
Series: The Amanda Dark Paranormal Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
For fans of the series this will be the darkest, most gut-wrenching mystery Amanda has faced yet. Following the clues she is forced to deal with not only her uncle's past but a dark secret that threatens her sanity and her growing relationship with Phillip. An Amanda Dark mystery you won't want to miss!
Dark Silence by Rick Hautala
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,970. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
November, 1694. Rachel Parsons, an accused witch, is hanged at the Gallows Tree in Summerfield, Maine. Before she dies, she curses all who live on her land. Autumn, 1963. A retarded boy is chased into the old, abandoned mill. But it is one of his tormentors who ends up at the bottom of a shaft. Summer, 1994. Brian Fraser has heard the stories about the old mill. They say it's haunted.
May I Go Play? by Heather Marie Adkins
Price: Free! Words: 23,630. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young woman inherits a southern mansion from her grandmother only to find the original owners want company. "May I Go Play?" is an eleven-thousand word short story originally featured in The Eclective's "Haunted Collection."
Drury Manor: Volume 1 by George Esler
Price: Free! Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
At age 16, Henry Crosson's entire life has been turned upside down. A tragic accident lands him at the mysterious Drury Manor, where ghostly children play in the halls, voices call up from the well, and people keep dying. Slowly, Henry begins to realize this may be no coincidence after all. There is an evil, ancient presence lurking about the property. And it's been waiting for him.
Her Portrait in Black by Kassandra Alvarado
Price: Free! Words: 6,950. Language: American English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The past should never be forgotten. A foreign student studying in Japan becomes obsessed with the subject of a seventeenth century painting, awakening a dark curse.
The Lighthouse People by Lenka Dusek
Price: Free! Words: 12,670. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Grandpa was always good at telling stories. The one about the lighthouse people was one of his best. But sometimes its hard to know whether or not there's an element of truth buried in all that colorful narrative. Marinka is confident that those lighthouse people are just one of gradpa's random yarns, but her friend Teun is not so sure. Could the dead really be haunting the local beach?
The Buyers by Mitchell Nelson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Teddy knows houses. And this house, the one on Bracken Street, it's a guaranteed, money-in-the-bank sale. Except, maybe, for that one rumor going around that the place is haunted. But Teddy doesn't believe in ghosts. Why would he? What's haunting the house on Bracken Street is hardly a ghost, after all. It's much worse.
The Ghost in the Machine by John Gibson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: British English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A horror story for the digital age. Henry Watson is a man with a secret. But, when he starts receiving emails from his dead wife, it looks like his dark history may be exposed.
Ghosts of West Baden — Book Five in the West Baden Murders series by Patrick J O'Brian
Series: The West Baden Murders, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,810. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Following a disastrous attempt to sell the West Baden Springs Hotel, Paul Clouse and his family move into the historic building and soon themselves in danger. The body count rises, leaving him to either flee or confront an evil power fueled by a cursed object and a coven bent on resurrecting Martin Smith. Clouse realizes he must stop the Coven to save his family, even if it costs him his life.
Our Beautiful Child by Annalisa Crawford
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,580. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
“The Boathouse collects misfits. Strange solitary creatures that yearn for contact with the outside world, but not too much. They sit, glass in hand, either staring at the table in front of them, or at some distant point on the horizon.” … so says the narrator of Our Beautiful Child. And he’s been around long enough to know.
Amityville Horror Christmas by John G. Jones
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 25,400. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
December 24, 1975. Two innocent handymen are summoned to 112 Ocean Avenue to fix a boathouse door. Little do they know that the Lutz Family is living through a nightmare in the main house...and now they will be sharing that nightmare. In the next few hours, they will encounter inexplicable events, malevolent spirits, and a force beyond understanding. If they survive, it will change them...forever.
Sniper by Terry Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A new kind of Justice is coming. Texas Ranger Justin Graves and his juvenile-delinquent daughter were murdered by her drug-dealer boyfriend. Justin blames himself for her life of crime, so he makes a deal with the devil to save her soul: one hundred bad guys in exchange for her pardon from hell. In Book 12 of the Justin Graves Horror Series, Deckers, Texas, is under siege by a sniper.
Dream House: A Short Story by Cheryl Kaye Tardif
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult(5.00 from 1 review)
Evil lurks in the shadows… Christine and Ray Kingston are ecstatic to move into their “dream home,” a stately manor in Danvers, Massachusetts, but they have no idea that the house has a life of its own. As a disturbing history is revealed, their dream quickly turns into a heart-stopping nightmare. Something has been waiting for them...