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Cold Comfort (a horror story) by Tina Starr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Tattie is an animal control officer investigating a complaint about a possible cat hoarder. When she enters the suspect's home she realizes the lonely old woman is hiding something far worse than her menagerie of cats. *Previously published in Aoife's Kiss Magazine.* *This story is currently available in Necessary Evil: A Collection of Horror Stories.*
Descendants: Vampire Chronicles: Vampires of the Nile by J.A. Laughlin
Series: Descendants: Vampire Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,880. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Continue the saga of Kibwe and his clan of Vampires. This book follows the vampires in the Nile River valley as they live a year of their lives among the kind and accepting west bank natives. The valley faces invasion from the Berbers, domination by the east bank kingdom and the rise of new gods. Through these trials, the vampires (Vim-Pyr) try to protect the people that they call friends.
The Plague Rats by Zombie Joe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The Plague Rats were on their way up in the music world, when disaster struck. A tragic overdose forces the band into some hard choices and creative solutions. When one of the band members becomes a zombie, they must keep going at any cost. The show must go on. This is Tale #2 from Zombie Joe's Tavern.
Anthology I: The Other Side by Hamidah Gul
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,990. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
A collection of stories about things that go bump in the night. Stories about the end of the world, what happens when your wishes come true, and when your emotions become your darkest enemy.
The Clone by Louis Shalako
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
All it took was a human hair and the smell of the past. Cloning the first big love of your life thirty years later might not be such a good idea, even when you have the means to do it. A short story.
Dancing with Absinth by Stephanie Campbell
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
When dance academy student Emilee must spend the night on a haunted stage as a part of a hazing ritual, she is terrified but doesn't expect anything to happen...She's wrong.
Fiends by John Farris
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,700. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
In the frozen pit of blackest hell, Death sleeps. Ravishing beyond words, evil beyond our darkest dreams of Satan, Her eyelids flutter. Rising from Her pit, She wakes her vampire brood -- and frees them from their ancient graves. No, no one is safe, no one -- from the unwashed Children of Eve.
Now I Lay Me Down To Reap by SirensCallPublications Anthologies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,840. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by Sirens Call Publications. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Horror » General
The eighth commandment; thou shalt not steal. But everyone covets something that isn't theirs... Wander down the darker paths of the minds of twelve brilliantly talented authors as they conjure stories of retribution, deceit and betrayal. Within this collection, you’ll find tales all too believable and beyond your oddest imaginings. But there is one thing you will not find…
Eyes by Gary Weston
Series: A Little Bit Creepy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Some things are so terrifying they are never meant to be disturbed. Short story
Under Contract by Craig Hansen
Price: Free! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
"Traditional publishing ruined my life!" Many writers tell tales of the horrors of writing for a traditional book publisher. None are quite like Under Contract. It’s a tale that never needed to be told, probably shouldn’t have been told, yet against all legal advice, common sense, and wisdom, has now been told. So, did Craig Hansen survive a secret past as a contract writer? You decide.
High Strangeness in South Haven by Patrick C. Greene
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by Sekhmet Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
RayRay and his crew are braving the weather for a quick walk over to SouthHaven,where their fav dealer lives.Turning a corner,the enterprising young criminals spy an odd-looking man standing under the streetlight like a present under a Christmas tree,probably sporting a fat wallet.The boys would like to relieve the man of his money,but the thing is,he's not from around S.H.or any place on earth...
Not Another Nigel! by Peter Carnall
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,810. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
There are times in our life that are really hilarious and remain as fond memories in our minds forever. It could be an innocent comment or a crude joke, but it remains with us for our whole life. Sometimes it even defines the very way we look at life. In Not Another Nigel, the writer reflects on these hilarious incidents of his life which gives him and the reader a good laugh. There are times in o
Monster by T.J. Scott
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
David Owens was in love with Lisa Gomez. There was a monster stalking him... or was he imagining it? The ending will prove what we already know: monsters exist!
The Howling Trilogy by Gary Brandner
Series: The Howling, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 183,200. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
“If you haven’t read Gary Brandner, you’re missing a treat.” ~ STEPHEN KING Three great books... one low price! The Howling - The Howling II - The Howling III… A BESTSELLING HORROR TITLE.
Replica "Your Greatest Fear Lives" by David Warren
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,960. Language: American English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
High-school senior Gary Harmon is the class nerd. Used to being harassed, he finds comfort in his hobby—old horror movies. One day, he discovers a camera that was his father’s—who is institutionalized for killing Gary’s mother. Gary becomes obsessed, unable to resist its sinister powers. A Halloween dance becomes the setting for Gary’s revenge, which he exacts with the camera’s guidance and help.
The Game by Edward Owen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Edward and eight of the top poker players in the world are locked in a room. As they discuss the reasons behind their imprisonment, a man enters. He explains he has brought them together to play poker. The players refuse, demanding to be released. When he reveals the stakes of the game, the players must participate. In THE GAME losing is not an option but winning holds a horror all its own.
Crogian by John Leahy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Ken and all the residents of Speaker, TX awake to a nightmarish landscape. Cut off from civilazation and any help, they must make their way to Houston and sanctuary — a journey through stifling heat, and a route filled with giant abominable creatures. Who will make it to Houston? Who will survive the horror that is… CROGIAN
Don't Go in the Woods by Drac Von Stoller
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 3, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Jimmy Spencer was only ten years old and scared to go into the woods behind his house. His older brother Steven would tell him stories about a man that lived in a cabin in the woods that liked to kill children with his sharp axe. During the day Jimmy's brother would dare him to go into the woods, but Jimmy was so scared that if he did he might be on the old man's chopping block behind his cabin.
Sometimes They Let You Go by Boris Guzo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Parasitic wasps have suddenly infested the cities. By some freak mutation, they are now using humans as their incubators. Chaos and mayhem are widespread. Fleeing to a small town, where things are a little calmer, Florence and Henry struggle to start a new, normal life with their grand-daughter, Lola. However, their world is about to shatter. A short story.