- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Last Call by Simon Graves
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay(4.25 from 4 reviews)
Getting a replacement smart phone, Jamie's had all of his old contacts imported. Scrolling through to make sure all of them are in there, he comes across one contact in particular, his boyfriend who disappeared three months ago. He wants to delete it, but he can't help making one last call.
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.
Kolekcja by Aurelia Es
Price: Free! Words: 6,470. Language: Polish. Published: February 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Czy miłość może doprowadzić do unicestwienia/? Albo do utraty zmysłów? Aż do bólu? W przyrodzie są przecież na to przykłady. Choćby wtedy, kiedy zachłanna modlszka kopuluje z partnerem do ostatniego drgnienia rozrodczych mięśni, nerwów, czy czego tam... Może? To miała być miłość po grób. Czy o tym jest to opowiadanie? Śmierć. Zauroczenie. Blisko. Coraz bliżej
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(4.33 from 3 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.
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.
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.
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?
Underneath by Heather Marie Adkins
Price: Free! Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.75 from 8 reviews)
An ancient city, entombed beneath a museum that seeks to understand the brutal race that once inhabited the underground world. A young woman with special empathic powers offered a job to create an exhibit of the city's artifacts. Underneath, they wait for her. This is a 11,000 word short story.
The Rabbi and the Vampire (A Short Story) by Darren Stein
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Horror » General(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Although Vampires are found in many cultures, this is a short story about the Jewish origins of the Vampire legend as found in the Torah and Talmud which has entered into literature. The information in this regard is factual, as was the treatment of the Jews I describe in the late Middle Ages, just before the advent of the European Enlightenment in the early 1800's.
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.
In Extremis by Jerry McKinney
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.82 from 22 reviews)
This is a short story. Job would preach his sermons with a powerful voice that echoed throughout the church. All would stop and make their way to the sanctuary to hear and hope. Hope ... was all they had left. The undead horde outside would pound upon the barred church doors when Father Job addressed the congregation. It had made Claire wonder if it was too late for salvation.
Sick Summer Camp (Something Horrific) by Brent Meske
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Jane is sick at summer camp, her second day of a gorgeous hot summer...and is that a 12 year old girl with an axe? Chasing a boy across the parade field, screaming her head off?
Far-Sight by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 19,180. Language: American English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 3 reviews)
All scientific research has an element of risk, especially investigations that advance beyond the edge of the known into the unknown to probe the limits of what is possible and what is not. Jeremiah Arkenton must keep this in mind as he and his wife investigate the mysterious disappearance of a colleague while trying to avoid the same fate. This is a short story and a Cthulhu Mythos tale.
Death Takes a Holiday (Cities of the Dead) by William Young
Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Day 1 - Los Angeles, California. The Zombie Apocalypse has to start somewhere with a Patient Zero scenario. This is it. Only, nobody believes in zombies. Yet.
The Doll by J.C. Martin
Price: Free! Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.54 from 13 reviews)
The Island of the Dolls is a strange and eerie tourist destination in Mexico, where hundreds of decomposing dolls hang from trees like grisly Christmas ornaments. On a trip to the island, Joyce Parker's daughter falls in love with a beautiful but sinister doll.
Drumbeats (Expanded Edition) by Neil Peart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A chilling story cowritten with Rush drummer and lyricist Neil Peart. A rock drummer bicycling through the African wilderness encounters a village that makes very special drums. This one will make your heart skip a beat. Includes essays by Kevin J. Anderson and by Neil Peart.