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A Floating World: Stories by Karen Best
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
With A Floating World, Karen Best infuses mundane life with elements of the fantastic. From mermaids and sea serpents to deadly pin pricks and crying icons, these 13 stories stretch the boundaries of reality while exploring the search for answers where there are none.
The Demon Chimp of Prague by Lee Robert Adams
You set the price! Words: 4,300. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
Brian is well-read and well-dressed, with style and a killer sauerkraut recipe. He's a hit with the ladies and he's flash with the cash. He is also a chimp with world domination on his mind... Our hero thinks he's got a bargain when he buys a chimp for £50 down the pub. Soon he notices a startling change in his new friend, and finds a shocking secret behind Brian's emergence on the expat scene.
A Cult of Two by Caleb Stokes
You set the price! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This short story accompanies the tabletop RPG scenario The Wives of March; it can be downloaded for free at hebanongames.com and dtrpg. The narrative takes the form of a legend that explains the origins of the game's antagonists. The Companions haunt history even as they are haunted by it. Learn of the eternal couple's conspiracy to see the whole world join them in sweet death.
Pieces in a Game by Jack Mackenzie
Series: Sirtago & Poet series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by G. W. Thomas. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Sirtago and Poet's longest adventure to date, "Pieces in the Game" follows the pair as they must navigate a war between the Tey'ei and the Kajaghn. Making things worse is someone is trying to unleash an unholy terror that has been locked away for millennia. Can Poet solve the mystery and keep an eye on his over-zealous friend, Sirtago, Ka of Triogassa?
Skin Deep: A Horror Story by Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Hotshot ad man Doug Richards lives the life: working the top accounts, screwing over his colleagues, bedding the hottest women. All of the money, none of the strings. But why do the shadows take the shape of gargoyles and why is he doodling them without thinking? How can they move? "Skin Deep" is a short story.
Scary Tales of Scariness by Brian Koscienski & Chris Pisano
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,530. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Fortress Publishing, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 1 review)
Vampires, werewolves, zombies! Join writers Brian Koscienski & Chris Pisano as they face creepy creatures and mad monsters, stumbling their way through 15 comedic tales of horror & suspense. They match wits with the devil, go toe-to-toe with a slasher, even fight a spider! Will they save the world? Or simply make monkeys of themselves? Whatever their fate, they do it all without dropping a beer...
Penny Dreadnought: Omnibus! Volume 1 by Abominable Gentlemen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,600. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
16 stories from weird fiction authors The Abominable Gentlemen. Side effects may vary from reader to reader, but are likely to include: trembling hands; creeping dread; visions of the end times; speaking in tongues; existential doubt, and an intolerance to sparkly vampires. Penny Dreadnought Omnibus! Vol 1 includes all the stories from the first 4 issues, as well as a bonus gallery of cover art.
Bad Apple by Kristi Petersen Schoonover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
After an incident on a Maine apple orchard, precocious teen Scree is left with a never-ending list of chores and her brother’s baby, who she is expected to raise. Even as life with baby becomes all she’d dreamed, Dali-esque visions begin to leach through the gold paint. Bad Apple is a dark, surreal ride that proves not all that proves not all things in an orchard are safe to pick.
Dark Shuffle by Dirk Cutter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Fitzie loves everyone except members of the tribe who run the Sidewinder Casino where he deals poker. He makes no secret of his hatred for all of them, giving birth to something sinister that leaps out of the shuffling machine and sinks its fangs into him. Award-winning writer Dirk Cutter spins this dark, unforgettable tale. Also included are two bonus stories: "Tight Ass" and "Go Away."
The Undead: 13 Stories by Aaron Polson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Undead
They crawl from their graves, they moan, they stumble, they hunger for living flesh... Here are thirteen gut-munching takes on zombies and undead ghouls from horror writer Aaron Polson. Several collected stories previously appeared in anthologies and magazines, including "The Way of Things in Fly-Over Country" in The Best New Zombie Tales, vol. 3, edited by James Roy Daley.
Thrice The Brinded Cat Hath Mewed by Brett Talley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Three horrifying tales to chill your blood. A preacher learns that dead really is better in Death Comes Late. The hot wind scours Los Angeles in The Wind Passes Like A Fire. A doctor learns how to control the minds of men in Freedom of Speech. Read them if you dare, but beware the evil that lurks in the darkness, for something wicked this way comes!
Mouth Sewn Shut by Greg Slap
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A rare glimpse into the horrific, yet slow onset of psychosis and homelessness, the frivolous nature of the art world and of tightly held family secrets, all through one man’s eyes. A world few us will encounter or forget.
On Wings of Gargoyles by Dwayne Bearup
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
What would you do if you began changing into something hideous? What if the changes made you dangerous, not just to your neighbors but to the human race?
Geared Corpse Lovers by KN Schultz
Series: Abominable Fictions, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Within a city, a pair of lovers, brought back from the dead with mechanical salvation, enter a forbidden occult library to find the incantations and spells to forever split their flesh from the dilapidated machines commanding their bodies. They suffer from immense age that rots and wears away the gears, cogs, and alloys of their internal machines. They opt for the dark arts.
In Springdale Town by Robert Freeman Wexler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by infinity plus. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Springdale appears to be a quiet village, unblemished by shopping mall or mega-store. But some say Springdale exists only on the contoured highways of our collective imagination. Others point to references dating back to Colonial Boston, to multiple versions of a ballad telling a story of remorse and disgrace. For two people, Springdale is where their lives will intersect with devastating force.
Flower, Fire, Funeral Pyre by Silver Bowen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Step5 Transmedia. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Sometimes childish things persist beyond their natural time. Sometimes evil is blurry at the edges. Sometimes a little imagination only makes things worse. Boys will be boys and sparks will be fire, floral and flush with death and desire. Flower, Fire, Funeral Pyre is a weird-horror tale with a distinctly Southern flavor. It's about 5,900 words long. Warning: A few instances of adult language.
Dirge by Grant Palmquist
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.50 from 2 reviews)
WHAT’S MORE FRIGHTENING THAN DEATH? Sterling Davis has everything a man could want—a big house, a fancy car, and more women than he can handle. But someone lurks in the shadows, waiting to take it all away, and when she does he’ll have to face death and worse to get it all back. YOU’RE ABOUT TO FIND OUT. . . .
Déstabilisant by Romain Combes
Price: $1.12 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: French. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Un enfant affiche un comportement particulièrement troublant. Son père tente de trouver une solution, mais semble perdre tout repère. Une nouvelle dans l'esprit de La Quatrième Dimension. EN BONUS : La nouvelle De Toute Urgence, dans laquelle un médecin se lance dans une folle course, pour une raison connue de lui seul.
The Infinite Garden by Mario Milosevic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ralph decides to take up gardening as a way to escape his fear of the spiders in his house. But when his garden gets out of hand and he needs to build an infinite greenhouse to enclose it, things get very weird. Then an encounter with a spider brings terror back into his life and Ralph must find a way to save his own sanity.