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Quantum Critique
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Price: Free! Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What if praise of a work of art affects the way it looks? Does criticism literally destroy a painting?
A Knight's Charge
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Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
When your family has a history which you’d rather forget, there’s an invading force of Taurans trying to remodel your planet and some evil monster just won’t leave you alone; you know it’s not your day. Vincent Kombel knew that he had a lot to pay for; being of Old Blood meant much on New Sevilla, just for Vincent it meant a little bit more...
Max Velocity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011 by Secret Fire Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Fan should’ve known better, but desire overrode common sense and she ended up pregnant. Breeding. The worst word in the world, because of what it means. Forcible capture. Registration. Planting. Harvesting. Death. She prays that her beloved Denny will rescue her. When he does, she finally understands the meaning of another word. Helpless. With bonus story "The Devil Wears Combat Boots."
Savannah Horror Stories - Volume One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Four horror stories by author Jimmy Stille. 1-Erin Go Vampire - A woman visits Savannah, Ga. for St. Patrick's Day and meets a vampire. 2-First Blood Feast - A vampire has taken up residence in the Old Colonial Cemetery. 3-Last Moment, Then the Mystery - A visit from the Grim Reaper. 4-Bats, Scarecrow and the Harvest Moon - A man whose fear of bats becomes his greatest nightmare.
Terminus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
If Thomas Harding had known what horrors awaited him, he would have thrown down the newspaper and run, and never stopped running. But temptation comes in many forms. For Harding, a dried up journalist in a scabrous town, a story that might bring recognition and escape was the temptation that could not be resisted. The story begins with a series of unsolved murders. It ends at the Terminus.
Cast in Dark Waters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,900. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Her name was Crimson... and she was a legend. A beautiful pirate queen who plundered the 16th Century Caribbean sea by day and confronted voodoo and vampires during the steaming tropical nights. Cast in Dark Waters is an original dark adventure tale by Ed Gorman and Tom Piccirilli
Death Bonds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
This is a short story.The twin girls were dead. This was a fact. They faced each other, their heads held back by their long, dark brown hair twisted around the wire that secured their feet, mouths opened wide in a scream; a scream that was never heard. They whisper as they wait. Time has no meaning to the dead.
Tears of Love
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.80 from 10 reviews)
This is a short story. The old, abandoned Theine house ... standing alone, seemingly still, so very dark. Whispered stories of nightmares inside. Rumors of a girl’s body in the ditch. The curiosity of those too young to know better than to dare a peek. Shattered innocence. Sacrifices from the purest of loves … the love of a child.
The Mountain and The City, Part I
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Series: The Mountain and The City, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Witness a first-person view of a changed world. A solitary survivor hides in a mountain above the city, living in a trailer with the door and windows duct-taped shut. Outside, a virulent disease has killed off most humans. Those who lived have become something else. Survival in this new world comes down to two, simple rules: stay quiet and protect the air. But one day, everything is threatened.
Werewolf and the Blackwater Hag
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The year is 1936.Tyler Pittman is a cowardly reporter from Savannah Georgia. He has moved to the outskirts to the tiny community of Black Ankle. After being attacked by a werewolf, his life is changed completely. He encounters ghosts, Indian legends, moonshiners and rednecks, all hellbent on his demise. He is aided by a friendly beekeeper, and Old Abe, an ageless son of slaves.
All That Remains: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
A post-apocalypse zombie story with country setting and a scientific twist.
Kitchen Foolishness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A pair of cautionary tales about not leaving food in the fridge too long, or using spices specifically marked: do not touch!
Drawing Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Smitty sees dollar signs when his latest mark maneuvers a wheelchair up to the poker table. But the stakes in this game run higher than Smitty ever imagined. A memorable horror story by award-winning author David H. Hendrickson. For more information about his work, go to hendricksonwriter.com.
The Chores
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A girl on vacation befriends a ghost who endlessly works on a homestead keeping up with the grueling daily chores. But why has this ghost become her friend? You'll never forget the sinister and terrifying answer.
This Treehouse is Haunted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The accident haunted Joel his entire life. Now he returns to the scene, an adult, to finally confront the his memories, his past, and determine his future. Includes complete bonus story "This Book is Haunted"
The Tao of Crocodiles
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A short story by Euan Harvey Dreams have power. Not the common dreams of flying or arriving naked at work—those are nothing more than the froth thrown up as the sleep-waves roll across the mind. No, the dreams that have power are the deep dreams, the unformed dreams. They move slowly in the deep of the mind, like great whales gliding under the waves.
Jenny's Secret
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Jenny has a problem with the wall in her kitchen. It is infested with bugs, but that is the least of her concerns. Something else is alive behind the wall. Something more frightening than bugs.
Deliver Me From Evil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by NetBound Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A Man's day off in his sailboat takes a turn for the worse, castaway on a dark island, he encounters a woman, the seeming sole resident, leads him to a waiting doorway where terror waits for its next victim.
Winter Visitor
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Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(2.00 from 1 review)
Darren was awakened by a strange sound within his bedroom with a blizzard and subzero temperatures outside. He realized he was no longer alone in his room. Was someone or something after him? Will he be able to evade the visitor? Second Edition - April 2011.
Three Horror Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
As the title suggests, this offering contains three stories of the strange and grotesque. In "His Angels He Charges With Error" a priest is determined to discover why his brother, also a priest, committed suicide. In "The Euthanasians" a unique method of disposing of the terminally ill is depicted. And in "My Father's Watch" an ancient curse attempts to avenge a horrific massacre.