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The Horn
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Brian had the horn. In fact he'd had it since the day that he was born. But a lump on a baby's head isn't always explained easily by doctors!
The Art of Embalming: A Horror Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
For Stacy Breaken, interviewing esteemed artist Thorton Wendall Matthews III is the chance of a lifetime if she can survive his legendary temper. But the Matthews she meets ends up being mild and courteous. He even offers a sneak peek of his new sculptures. Just don’t ask about the materials... "The Art of Embalming" is a short story.
Test Subject
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Officer Hughes and his team of police officers are on the hunt for a mass-murderer. The murderer is roaming the shadowy halls of a medical facility on the edge of town. Officer Hughes and his team must track the suspect and subdue him. The murderer isn't exactly what you'd expect him to be, and he quickly gives the team a scare. Do you dare enter the labs of this dark medical facility?
New Wave Detectives 01: Punk Rock Theatre
Price: Free! Words: 8,910. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
James Jordan never expected his past to come back to him like this. Now he's in danger, dodging horrors and nightmares that he thought he'd left behind. And the one person who could help him might have vanished forever... For James, a night of punk rock and witchcraft is just the beginning. New Wave Detectives is a 10 part series. Punk Rock Theatre is episode one.
The Montmajour Text
Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
A translation from the Latin of a long lost manuscript hidden in Montmajour Abbey. A warning from the past of an ancient evil.
Family Business: A Horror Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Jeb schooled his son Ryan in the family business of raising the dead. Paid good even having to always work the night shift. Heading out for a three night raising was just part of the job but they should have paid more attention to their work attire. Raising can be hell. "Family Business" is a short story.
Scrunchies from Hell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
"Scrunchies from Hell" is a story in the vein of Mr. Stephen King's early short stories in that it weaves a tale of what happens when even the most mundane of objects becomes corrupted by evil.
Food for Survival After a Disaster, With Plates: A Horror Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Along with the other residents in the retirement home, Gladys watches the end of the world on the news. Then she spots Benjamin Stokes sneaking out and she decides to follow him. Gladys discovers the cellar where Benjamin and a few others are going to wait out the apocalypse. But the world is mighty different when they crack open that door. Or is it?
Not Really Galileo
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
All kids have a folklore about their neighbourhood, whether it's an old woman who's really a witch or, in this case, a derelict house that's haunted. Two boys decide to watch an eclipse at the dead of night. -0- The world is full of wonder and meaning yet, today, to understand it we seem to have to choose between science and superstition. I prefer the daydeaming, storytelling way.
Shadows Rise Up!!!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » General
In the time of the Blessed Twilight, humans were the mindless slaves of shadow-kind. But then came the parting of the Darkness from the Light and the power of the shadows was broken. Now a clever and ambitious shadow seeks to restore the old ways and tries to convince his fellow shadows to join him in revolution. Will he succeed?
Halo Of Flies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
The end of the world plays out early one morning when the patrons of a roadside diner are startled by the sudden appearance of a naked, bloody, terrified man. The question is, are the man's pursuers really the ones from whom the diner patrons have the most to fear?
Ruffles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » General
When Mercy Phillips’ art class challenges her to convey an emotion through art, modeling clay becomes a medium to explore aspects of love. But working with memories and working in clay releases something that might be a monster or might be her salvation.
How to Cook Husbands: A Creepy Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A silly printing error spells disaster for Marjorie’s cookbook until her sister Ellen hits upon an idea that creates a sales sensation. But the gimmick turns deadly when a woman takes the advice of the title. "How to Cook Husbands" is a short story.
Prelude One: Death as a Boy
Price: Free! Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
This short story is one of three that chronicles the early days Famine, the 250 year old dead teen ager, and his family of Death Omens. This tale introduces The (Grim) Reaper and his brother, The Ankou, as they bring Famine into The Deadlands, the realm of Death. The full length novel "Keeping Up With the Deadlanders" is coming soon from The Twisted Library Press.
The Luna Document
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
I found a strange, handwritten document in an old book. The story it relays is equally as strange.
The Old One
Price: Free! Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.78 from 18 reviews)
A man finds himself stranded in a small Pacific Northwest town when a landslide blocks the highway. Over the next few days he meets the locals, learns about the area's history, and discovers a terrible secret in the woods. A horror story in the tradition of King and Lovecraft.
"A clown with an axe walks into a church..."
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
"A clown with an axe walks into a church..." It sounds like the start of a bad joke but in a dark future overrun by unspeakable horror, an evil clown with an axe that tells him to kill things might be just what the doctor ordered.
Little Box of Horror
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Award-winning author Melissa Yuan-Innes gathers three of her most disquieting tales, "Skin Song," "The Dormitory of the Friable Little Girls," and "Mrs. Marigold's House" for your reading (dis)pleasure. From a medical student rightfully afraid of dissecting a cadaver to sadistic nuns and vampire schoolgirls, come in and open this little box of horror.
The Big Circle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Father Donahue always came to the orphanage to tell the children a story. And he gave them candy. The smallest child doesn't like the latest story. "He used to tell good stories, but they're all bad stories now." What is really going on when the children gather around Father Donahue in the story circle?
Restless On Boot Hill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A zombie tale with Lovecraftian overtones set in the Old West. After the dead start to rise in the town of Purgatory, Sheriff Lucas McMasters recruits William Whateley, a gunfighter alleged to have dealings with the forces of darkness, to help him get to the bottom of things.