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Selected Short Stories Featuring New Corpse Smell by Nicolas Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
Fifteen short stories, featuring the titular New Corpse Smell, Blood Falls, Murder Your Darlings, and Shades of Cray. These stories encompass many genres, though mostly science fiction, and action/adventure.
The Red Penny Papers: Vol II, Issue 4, Summer 2012 by The Red Penny Papers
Price: Free! Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Hello and welcome to our summer issue. We have all kinds of dark little treats to get you through the hottest days of a sickeningly hot summer. A big sister with a dark secret or four. Fascination with an underwater friend. Body-hopping hitmen–or something very like. A party for the dead, because hey, they deserve it. Read up, and let the authors know if you enjoy. We sure did, anyhow.
We Deliver by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 25,100. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Checkers Pizza feeds the appetite of the college students of Keekishwa University in Delasalle, Illinois, by offering guaranteed 30-minute delivery or the order is free. The delivery drivers often see some weird people and happenings, but nothing tops the night they delivered 24 pies to a haunted cemetery. This is a short story, with a Preface, a Bonus Story, and Story Excerpts.
Virgin Blood: A Hardboiled Horror Thriller by Richard Stooker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,360. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010 by Richard Stooker. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When mentally challenged Janie Braxton arrives at the emergency room, she doesn't remember the rape and beating that sent her there. Nor does she understand why the spirit of an ancient Indian chief talks to her. But as gang criminals chase her two little girls through the streets of St. Louis, her rage builds to an inferno that threatens the Indian chief's plot to realign the cosmos.
Elixir of Flesh by Joseph Kranak
Price: Free! Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The year is 1600, and while most of the eastern corner of Europe is in turmoil, at the edge of the principality of Ardeal, the village of Vallaya thrives. At its center is the shop of a wizened apothecary, who has built his business on the sale of one particularly valuable medicine, a potent elixir distilled from a prey unique to the forests of Vallaya, the vampire prey.
What Looks Back by Zachary Adams
Price: Free! Words: 46,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A mixture of horror and fantasy. Where a psychiatric has a taste for red meat, and elsewhere a statue greets the end of time. A fantasy that delves into the underworld and lives forever in the cyberworld. Where late night autopsies prove the existence of the metaphysical, and an encounter with a gypsy creates monsters. A collection of short stories from the mind of Zachary Adams.
Into Hell by James Roy Daley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,820. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Carrie enters the restaurant while Stephenie has her hands full at the gas pump. But the pump isn’t working, and the attendant is nowhere to be found. So she steps inside the restaurant… and discovers a slaughterhouse. The customers are dead. The staff are dead too. Worse still... Carrie is gone. A BESTSELLING HORROR TITLE.
El dios dormido by Javier Maldonado Quiroga
Price: Free! Words: 20,400. Language: Spanish. Published: January 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Un niño acosado por un demonio, un gato gris que viaja en busca de una antigua ciudad, un vampiro enfrentado a un autómata de bronce y un espadachín que debe pelear su última batalla: estas son algunas de las historias que componen El dios dormido, una colección de cuentos que muestran los gustos y acercamientos personales del autor al complejo arte de escribir literatura fantástica.
Of Pagan Gods and other tales by Thomas James
Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The first collection of short stories by new author Thomas James. Written for those who enjoy fantasy and horror, especially for fans of H.P. Lovecraft.
The Winter Beast and other tales by James R. Sanford
Price: Free! Words: 21,230. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Five stories of horror and dark fantasy by James R. Sanford. In "The Winter Beast," a Russian aristocrat's oath casts him into a living nightmare with a creature he cannot fight. Also in this collection: "The God Stone," "Blood Bond," "A Family Tradition," and "The Exalted."
Tiny Tales of Terror by Louise Ann Barton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Undead(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This collection of tiny, terrifying tales features ravening werewolves, prowling vampires, marauding mummies, vengeful ghosts, murderous spouses, wandering gypsies, and gobbling ghouls. Each tale is different, each is set in a different place and time, and each ends with a twist.
Nightmare Escapade: A Horror Anthology by Waylon Piercy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,190. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
At some point, everyone fears the dark, and the things that lurk within it! In these eight stories, people are forced to confront their personal horrors, and no one emerges unscathed. Join them, won’t you? There is always room for one more on the Nightmare Escapade!
Anarchism of an Antichrist by Robert Paul Gass
Price: Free! Words: 55,120. Language: American English. Published: October 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A targeted individual, with a special purpose, discovers the horrors of psychotronic terrorism, cloning, and white slavery in the southern United States, where slave traders wield ties to law enforcement over the population.
The Night of the Parents by Christopher Suarez
Price: Free! Words: 33,780. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
When parents around the world go mad and start killing their children, fourteen-year-old Caril Hallenbeck and her younger siblings have to fight for survival.
Mr. Ruins: A Science Fiction Thriller by Michael John Grist
Series: Ruins Sonata. Price: Free! Words: 78,990. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Ex-marine Ritry, a traumatized veteran of the bloody Arctic resource wars, leads a directionless life of alcohol, violence and sex on a floating slum in the North Atlantic. Then he meets the sadist, mass murderer, and vampire of the soul, Mr. Ruins. Ruins offers Ritry a simple choice: join him or die. Ritry only has to choose. And all the world's souls hang in the balance.
Doll Baby by James Hampton
Price: Free! Words: 21,490. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Norm Peters is looking for love on the Internet. He had better be careful, though, because the online world, like the physical one, has an abundance of shadowed paths. And down one such path lurks a shapeshifting monster that calls itself Doll Baby.
Variations on a Theme by William Meikle
Price: Free! Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These twelve short stories, eight of them previously published in magazines or anthologies, contain magic, monsters, ghosts, history, beer, Scotland, scifi, fantasy, horror, singing, more beer and fun.
Arroyo by Gretchen Rix
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
An angel of God who can't remember his purpose. Two legendary lovers. Three strangers, battling one another and the ancient menace one carries unknowingly on her back into the West Texas arroyo. Their bond takes them from the flying saucers of Marfa to the vampire temptress of San Antonio, and then clear across mythical 1893 Texas to their fiery end. Arroyo--not your grandfather's sort of western.