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Homúnculo by Joseph R. Meister
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: Spanish. Published: July 9, 2012 by Karibdis. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
En esta antología de relatos el terror se abre paso entre los temores cotidianos, en la aparente normalidad de las vidas rutinarias de los protagonistas. Unas vidas extrañamente relacionadas unas con otras, ya que todos ellos son vecinos en el mismo y siniestro edificio, un lugar donde sucede lo insospechado.
Storms in Jars by E.J. More
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Every life knows times of darkness, but some know more than most.... A lonely creature with only its own hunger for company; an alcoholic looking to bargain, whatever the cost; a childhood friendship turned sour, and the demons that lurk in shadowy corners of a grown-up world. These and other stories can be found in this dark collection of nightmarish tales
Naomi by Douglas Clegg
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
From Bram Stoker Award-winning author Douglas Clegg, comes a spellbinding, gothic dark fantasy of lost love in Manhattan, witches, subway depths -- and a dark creature known only as the Serpent. “Clegg’s spectacular depiction of New York as a vast Gothic mansion filled with haunted souls gives [Naomi] its formidable power.” -- Publishers Weekly
Dead Souls by Michael Laimo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
See the feature film's premiere in October 2012 on Chiller! ********** For Johnny Petrie, the dilapidated farmhouse in Maine meant a way out. When he inherited an estate from a man he'd never heard of before, Johnny knew he could finally escape the hell of living with his religious zealot mother and drunken father. He didn't realize that the hell he was moving into would be far, far worse.
Second Soul by Thomas Sullivan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,960. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Michael Carmichael was a normal man—until the careening downward plunge of his life culminated in a near-fatal skiing accident. He should have died in the icy waterfall where he crashed, but he became the exception to the rule no being was ever meant to break. Now Michael is not quite a man, nor is he alive or dead. His image in the mirror is inexplicably, but undeniably, different.
The Pale Shovel - Death in 100 Words by Genieve Dawkins
Price: Free! Words: 240. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » General(3.33 from 3 reviews)
A 100 word story in which the instrument of death, the pale horse of the apocalypse, is represented as a shovel that serves as a tool and a weapon that ultimately doles out righteous karmic retribution and moves on.
Isolation by Michelle Birbeck
Price: Free! Words: 6,280. Language: British English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Every six months, Amber and her friends head off to the beach for a night of drinking and fun. But their plans soon change with what appears to be a horrific accident. Things soon turn from bad to worse. And the question that remains is; was the death of their friend an accident? Or is there someone else isolated with them, picking them off one by one?
Disciples of Oblivion by Walter Lazo
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.00 from 1 review)
Walking home from work one night, a man sees an impossible thing: a rip in space. Out of this pours forth a malevolent being, a vampire. The existence of such a thing will challenge not only his sanity but his notions of Good and Evil. Can he resist the calling of oblivion?
Dead! by Troy Dennison
Price: Free! Words: 4,700. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
I remember my death so clearly. People say that your whole life flashes before your eyes. That didn’t happen to me. For me it was an explosion of light and then a searing pain that vanished in an instant as the .50 calibre Desert Eagle round ripped through my sternum. I remember my resurrection less clearly. Dead! is a short zombie tale.
Coville's Book of Fear by Bruce Coville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,590. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
For lovers of the dark and spooky, a collection of a half dozen of my most frightening short stories, starting with "There's Nothing Under the Bed" - my personal choice for my all time scariest. (My editors says it still gives her nightmares!) First time this particular group has been gathered in single collection. Also included: a new introduction, and notes on the genesis of each story.
A Red Thing by Joseph Zieja
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
"A Red Thing" follows one man's journey through the dissolution of his humanity as a demon takes control of him and uses his body to wreak havoc. The lines become blurred between a conscience lost and a power gained, and he must fight every moment to retain some shred of the man he once was. This is a dark fantasy short story.
The curse of Friday 13th by Grace Yip
Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alexa's 13th birthday is coming up but this year something unexpected is going to happen. Alexa's father had died when she was born and all she knows was that a tree had fell on he's car when he was driving. But what she doesn't know is that he was cursed and on her 13th birthday the curse is passing on to her. On her birthday she is trying everything to stop the curse. Will she survive? Or not...
The Beauty in Ugly by Stephanie Campbell
Price: Free! Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
When London goes to a party, he comes to realize that it isn't as it seems. All of his friends are suddenly out to get him. He doesn't understand it. That is when he meets Janette, a girl that is more beautiful than anyone he has ever seen before. He knows at once that she is the one that is destined to save him—but can she?
Etched Deep and Other Dark Impressions by David Niall Wilson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,090. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
This brand new collection by Bram Stoker Award-Winning author and poet David Niall Wilson brings together fourteen tales of madness, horror, fantasy, zombies, and dark magic, as well as fourteen original poems. Spanning more than two decades of his career, the stories offer a wide range of glimpses into the creative process that has formed his career.
Open Wide by Saul Tanpepper
Series: A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction, Book 7. You set the price! Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Already down on his luck, things take a bizarre turn for Kurt when he runs into his old high school buddy-turned-bitter enemy at a soup kitchen years later. Dean has married Kurt's old flame. But hard feelings are swept aside when Dean offers a helping hand, one that will reignite old passions, right ancient wrongs, and give new meaning to the adage: an eye for an eye, a tooth for a tooth.
The Becoming: Ground Zero (Book 2) by Jessica Meigs
Series: The Becoming, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,340. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
After the Michaluk Virus decimated the southeast, Ethan and his companions became like family. But the arrival of a mysterious woman forces them to flee from the infected, and the cohesion the group cultivated is shattered. As members of the group succumb to the escalating dangers on their path, new alliances form, new loves develop, and old friendships crumble.
For You the Living by Wayne Allen Sallee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,680. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » General
From Chicago Horror author Wayne Allen Sallee comes this collection of stories, one a zombie story, told in the way only Sallee can, brutal, stark, filled with pain.
The Lower Deep by Hugh B. Cave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,440. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Terror Lurks beneath the waves... In Dame Marie, sleeping villagers walk in the dead of night - they return without memory, naked and soaking from the sea...when they return at all... Dr. Stephen Spence is new to the village, but he has seen Evil before - when the darkest rites of Voodoo nearly cost him his life.