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Last Dance of a Black Widow by Bradley Convissar
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Meet Abbey Whistler. She's just died at the age of eighty and waits in her hospital room to be taken to the afterlife. But she quickly learns that crimes committed while alive actually do have repercussions when you die. Last Dance of a Black Widow is a sobering 3,000 word short story that explores the death of a life lived poorly.
Worms of the Earth Reburied by Roberta E. Howard
Price: Free! Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » General
A Bryn Mak Morn story. Bryn Mak Morn, under an alias, is forced to watch one of her countrywomen crucified. The Roman consul taunts her during the execution, and barbarian Pict queen Bryn swears dark revenge, enough to horrify her fellows. She seeks a Door into the underworld, so she can make Titia Sulla suffer, by the arts of R’lyeh and the Ring of Dagon. A Gender Switch Adventure.
Julhi Refed by Cathan L. Moore
Price: Free! Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
A Norawest Smith story. Norawest Smith is taken by the haunters of Vongg, strange alien vampires than cross the boundaries between worlds and dimensions in this strange city. They have other victims, too, as they hunt for the hot blood of human women. A Gender Switch Adventure.
The Tingles by Melissa L. Webb
Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General(4.75 from 8 reviews)
Meet Zane. He's got a slight problem. Who can he turn to for help? This is an excerpt from an upcoming Zane Redgrave novel.
Blink by Bradley Convissar
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.38 from 8 reviews)
Meet dentist Brian Mallory. He's always considered himself a grounded man. A rational man. A reasonable man. But what he finds in the mouth of nineteen year old Amy Gladwell one afternoon during a routine cleaning makes him begin to question his own sanity. It's amazing how quickly everything can change in a a blink of an eye.
The Tree Goddess: a novel of mystery and macabre by Tom Raimbault
Series: Mapleview, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 120,340. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Founded in the 1830s, the fictional town of Mapleview has the reputation of being blanketed by a sentience of paranormal activity and urban legends. The town is suddenly plagued by a series of mysterious disappearances; and although the Mapleview police have its most experienced detectives assigned to the case, they can provide no answers. Could it be the dark, centuries-old history of Mapleview?
Valentine's Candy by Melissa L. Webb
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Candy has to spend another Valentine’s Day alone, but is she really alone? Who is leaving gifts on her doorstep? Will she survive this holiday?
Year of the Dead by Jack J. Lee
Series: The Sustainable Earth, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,510. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An advanced alien culture determines that humanity is on the path to extinction due to environmental degradation. They decide Earth’s human population must be reduced in a culturally appropriate manner. So the aliens create an outbreak of the undead. This is a story about people who fight back. The aliens and undead need to learn that on Earth the top predator will always be human.
Mother Dearest by Michael Wright
Price: Free! Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tom Morrison has just lost his fiance, and then his mother grows incredibly sick. In caring for his mother and missing Trisha, he finds more about his mother than he cared to ever know...a dark and terrible secret. A story of a mother's love gone wrong.
Fresh Flesh by Todd Russell
Price: Free! Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.11 from 9 reviews)
The ocean surrounds the secret. Last night a wicked storm swept a beautiful sacrifice onto the shore. Shipwrecked Jessica Stanton is about to be discovered, cherished, and trained to survive on a remote island by a man who is not what he seems. There is a place on earth where unrestrained evil flourishes. Welcome home, Jessica.
The Blinddust Collection by Molecat Jumaway
Price: Free! Words: 30,010. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Eight Horror and Fantasy Short Stories from Molecat Jumaway. A Man Struggles with the aftermath of a hostage situation. A woman struggles with the death of her son and Farley Struggles with Faeries. A man struggles with his boring life while Josephine struggles with Sales representatives. Basically it’s about the struggle.
Vampire Apocalypse: A World Torn Asunder (Book 1) by Derek Gunn
Series: Vampire Apocalypse, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,730. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2010 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(3.00 from 1 review)
**The entire Vampire Apocalypse series has recently been re-edited, undergone partial rewrites, and has been completely repackaged by Permuted Press, all new in 2014! A desolate world where communications have ceased . . . where the global oil supply is quickly dwindling, vampires rise to rule the Earth. In this new era of blood and depravity, you are either a slave to the dark masters or dinner.
Redemption Song by Kevin Wallis
Price: Free! Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2010 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A homeless man is haunted by more than his memories when he discovers the body of a dead woman in the park. Redemption Song is one of the tales told in Beneath the Surface of Things, the debut short story collection by Kevin Wallis.
Spooky Stacks: Four Horror Tales by Scott Nicholson
Price: Free! Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2013 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A free collection of four spooky tales by bestselling horror authors Brian Keene, Jonathan Maberry, Scott Nicholson, and Bryan Smith. 15,000 words, part of the Spooky Stacks signed book giveaway for Halloween. Available for a limited time only.
Fearworld (A horror short story) by Paul Melhuish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011 by Greyhart Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
After the photophobes are summoned into our dimension, what hope is there for the survivors? One man, at least, is prepared to strike back! At 6,000 words (equivalent to about 24 pages in paperback) this Greyhart Press eBook is the perfect length to enjoy on your lunch break. Be warned, though, after reading this story you will want to the lights on for a long time.
Grim Island(Book 1)(Legacy of Terror Series) by Wayne Tripp
Price: Free! Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
Grim Island has a dark history of being shunned by many and being used as a dumping ground for bad apples by the colonists for centuries. But today, Grim Island has a normal thriving community; on the surface.
Buried in Sunshine by Matthew Fish
Price: Free! Words: 74,930. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A troubled girl named Emma Corbeau begins seeing 'clones' of herself that exist only in the daytime and dissapear into ash at nightfall. These different versions of herself lead her on a journey of self discovery and expose the terrible past that she has been hiding for so long. As time grows short, Emma sets out on a journey to piece together her troubled past and become whole once more.
Pivot (The Jack Harper Trilogy Book 1) by L.C. Barlow
Price: Free! Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Pivot is: Winner of the Indie Reader Discovery Awards for Horror Winner of the top prize (Gold) in Horror for the eLit Book Awards Finalist for the Next Generation Indie Book Awards Are psychopaths born, or are they made? Jack Harper is taught to murder from the age of five, setting off a chain of horrific events that could lead to deliverance… or ruin.
Dead End Job (Book One of the 'Zombino' series) by Chris Welsh
Series: Zombino, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,790. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A zombie outbreak in an office block strands three plucky employees on the tenth floor. To escape, they must fight their way down through hundreds of flesh-craving ex-colleagues. DEAD END JOB is a darkly comic horror story full of monsters, gore and misadventure.