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Etched Deep and Other Dark Impressions
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
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)
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
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
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.
Shorting the Undead and Other Horrors: A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction
Series: A Menagerie of Macabre Mini-Fiction. You set the price! Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Eight terrifying tales of the Undead and Unliving. Includes: OCCUPIED (zombie horror), MR. NOVEMBER (haunted house, haunting), THE HEADHUNTER (zombie redemption), THE OBJECT OF HER OBSESSION (psychological horror, paranormal), NOCTURNE (pyschological horror), OUTSOURCED (zombie dark satire), OPEN WIDE (psychological horror), GOLGOTHA (zombie horror, science fiction). Also available in paperback.
Marooned on Death Island
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales from the Dead Volume 2, Book 31. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
It was their love for sailing that brought Jack and Karen Billings together. Anytime they had free time, they could be found aboard their most prized possession, the Marlow Explorer. One day they decided to have a Halloween Cruise Party with some of their closest friends. But read on to see if the Marlow Explorer becomes just another Bermuda Triangle Mystery.
The Island - Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.50 from 8 reviews)
The Fever exploded across the U.S. and the world. Hour by hour the news grew worse. The virus was spreading at a bewildering pace, killing so fast that estimates had to be constantly revised. Even worse, it appeared to be mutating to an even deadlier form. Along with it came an evil that no one expected. And it knew his name.
Written With a Razor - Stories and a Screenplay
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,500. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Screenplays » Horror
A long time ago, in this very galaxy, Joe R. Lansdale created a character named The God of the Razor. The God lives in another dimension, most of the time. Certain symbols, certain acts of bloodletting and violence, certain blades - one razor in particular - can open those doors. Includes 3 short stories & the screenplay The Nightrunners written with Neal Barrett Jr.
Wizards And Witches: A Paranormal Series – Part 2 – Autopsy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
“I agree with what you are saying”, the pathologist said. “I know we have to think logically. It is a mystery. She was stabbed. I know that she was definitely stabbed”. “So what you are saying is that my wife was stabbed with a knife,” I said. “But somehow, the killer managed to get the knife into her heart without first passing through her skin. That could not be more illogical”.
Siege of Stones - The Searchers, Book 3
Series: The Searchers Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,930. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
He is The Prisoner, ageless, deathless, powerful beyond measure – and now he is free. A being as old as time, he has always been. For centuries a clandestine order of knights has guarded him, keeping his existence secret from an unsuspecting world. But The Prisoner has escaped his shackles, cutting a bloody swath of terror across America. His time is now.
Welcome to the Neighborhood #2
Series: Welcome to the Neighborhood, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
Andrew Dean strategizes with his werewolf neighbor Garrett for a plan on what to do about a chilling phone call. Leaning on Garrett's talent for spotting monsters in disguise, Andrew hits the pavement, feigning a Neighborhood Watch walk, hoping for answers. What they find, however, may be more than the unlikely duo planned on.
Terror Tales - Horror Duet 1
Series: Terror Tales Duets, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by Ferret Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A double bill of horror short story’s containing: Brain Power Hero Worship
Toilet Tom: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Three boys plan a prank on the class weirdo, Toilet Tom. But the bullies soon learn that it's what's inside that counts . . .
Gila!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,880. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Harkening back to the days of giant creature movies of the 1950s, a horde of giant Gila Monsters is on the loose in New Mexico, threatening every living creature in sight. Nothing is safe from the ravenous creatures as they tear their way through the desert and into heavily populated areas. Can these atomically mutated creatures be stopped or is this the beginning of the end for mankind?
Clown in the Moonlight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,660. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
Based in part on the true story of Ricky Kasso, the so-called Acid King, who murdered a friend in the Northport woods back in '84 claiming Satan told him to do it, then proceeded to bring high school classmates to view the mutilated body afterward. Occult, hardboiled, and noir matters enter the mix as a nameless drifter teaches Ricky and friends what the true nature of hell is really all about.
Dark Ride
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Dark Ride is a collection of short fiction by one of the brightest writers in the genres of horror and dark fantasy. These stories range from the horrific to the surreal, and prove Michael Laimo to be a compelling stylist and relentless storyteller. None have been collected previously and some are original to this volume. It features an introduction by Brian Keene.
Vengeance Zombie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: French. Published: June 29, 2012 by Nyx Editions. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » General
Richard Crosbie assiste à la mort de sa famille et est mordu par un mort-vivant. Ivre de vengeance, il s'est fixé une mission : éliminer l'homme à l'origine de l'épidémie qui s'est abattue sur le monde. Mais le temps joue contre lui, et Richard risque à tout moment de se transformer en zombie. Parviendra-t-il à assouvir sa vengeance ? Une nouvelle apocalyptique de Richard Caleb.
Ironclad Contract
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,440. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Revenge is best served cold, but college freshman Jack Fleming wants his HOT - Hell hot! Summoning a demon from the netherworld was the easy part. Now all he has to do is negotiate an "Ironclad Contract". But Jack is fixing to realize a grim reality - sooner or later, the Devil always gets his due. Comes bundled with "Family Tradition", a free bonus gift story!
Necrosis
Series: Fairview Estates Stories. Price: Free! Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andy Simon wakes up in excruciating pain, a pain for which there is no explaination. He then hears sirens from vehicles that aren't there. Then his wife kisses him gooodbye and begs him not to die on her, though she doesn't even seem to notice her own strange words. His day only gets weirder from there. Why does the pain persist? Why does his coffee taste like blood? What is happening to him?