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Calling The Dead by Doug Brunell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Larson Fastings, investigative reporter, is intrigued by the man he’s been watching stare out the window of his apartment for two weeks straight. When curiosity gets the best of him and he decides to question the stranger, he quickly finds himself in over his head with a man whose cruelty knows few limits. The Amazon Shorts hit is available again for the first time in over ten years!
Thread Bare by Paul Jackson
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Down on his luck and being threatened by a ruthless loan shark, David stumbles on a chance to get his hands on some cash. It means steeling it from a shop but he is a desperate man with nothing to lose. Once inside and thinking his luck had changed he soon finds himself in a terrifying predicament where is life hangs by a thread. Will he escape his folly or will he have to pay the ultimate price?
The Scraping/ Swingset by Rich Young
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
The Scraping: "A man, evil from inside out, has a unique enlightening experience when he encounters a stranger." Swingset: "The continuing story of evil and horror that is... The Scraping."
Dreams of the Damned, Vol. 1 by Edward Fortman
Series: Dreams of the Damned. Price: Free! Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Listen, as the night is quiet and the shadows creep close, to forgotten tales, once untold. Herein awaits a tale of those who awaken in the darkest of nights; the incident of a friendly creature's unnatural laughter and the omen it portends; and a parable of a Lady whose sword now rings discordantly. More visions lie within this tome, painted by the whispering voice of a wretched soul.
Some of Our Ghosts are Dying by Rich Feitelberg
Series: Tales of Marngol, 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: American English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Brashani and his fellow wizards must unravel a mystery that is killing the ghosts in town. Can he do it before they all die?
The Night the Jack O'Lantern Went Out: Lord of the Garden by Alexander S. Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween(5.00 from 1 review)
LORD OF THE GARDEN recounts just what sort of sacrifice is required for success and growth sometimes when one unwittingly deals with the supernatural.
Phosphor by R.C. Ray II
Series: The Parables of Light, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 90,780. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
A homicide team investigates a murder at a nursing home, only to uncover a wildly exotic death that has stalked its victims across the United States. Thrust into a world where normal people consume themselves like living stars, they discover an opponent who is either brilliantly insane or something completely inhuman. And a treasure beyond human reckoning...
Hell's Express by Sean Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,330. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
After his wife dies, Armand Dreighton becomes an alcoholic to deal with the pain. Then his son dies. Armand has a short amount of time to find out how his son was brutally murdered. Then he meets the Conductor and discovers all the torture that Hell has to offer.
Escape Plans by David Sakmyster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Escape Plans is a collection of 19 mind-bending and adrenaline-fueled stories from the award-winning author of THE PHAROS OBJECTIVE, BLINDSPOTS and CRESCENT LAKE. Ranging from dark fantasy and horror to mystery, science fiction and suspense, in these tales you’ll encounter a chilling cure for cancer, a demonic GPS device and a ghost marriage to a jealous and deadly bride.
13 Strange Short Tales by Charles Wells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
13 short sci-fi/horror stories with twisted endings similar to the old Twilight Zone styled entertainment. These are easy reading, fun and enjoyable shorts that end in "wow" and "whoa" moments for the readers. "Some of the best in its class"
The Journal of Bloody Mary Jane: My Florida Idyll, Episode 1 by Chuck Miller
Price: Free! Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
My Florida Idyll. For the first time, the Black Centipede's closest friend and most implacable opponent, the mysterious and deadly Mary Jane Gallows, pulls back the shroud on her life in her own words. Thrill to her surreal encounters with Ponce De Leon, Cotton Mather, Professor James Moriarty, Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin, Mary Pickford, H. P. Lovecraft, and her father, Jack the Ripper.
Courtley's Weird, Vol 2 by Christopher Courtley
Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Bride of the Chapbook!" The second volume in a series of free ebooks edited by Christopher Courtley. This issue contains some of his best fiction and poetry and also features two short story submissions by fellow Smashwords author Shana O'Quinn. Genres: Weird fiction, horror, D&D fantasy, fairy tales, poetry, LotR fan fiction.
Shelley and Stoker by Frankie Lassut
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Mary Shelly and Bram Stoker, two great icons who had the human ability ‘afforded’ to some ... the ability to love what they did. Writing though, to both of them was a beloved hobby. Mary Shelley was a maker of things such as tissue boxes, from seashells, so she was self employed and wasn’t normal because she didn’t have a proper job. Her seafront shop was called Shelly’s Shelly Stuff.
The Monster War by Bob Cram, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
First there was bigfoot. Then the ice monsters. By the time the aliens invaded in March, JT and Steve were pretty sure something weird was going on. That was just the beginning. Before the year was over they would face insect swarms, giant monsters, zombies, and the one thing that could destroy their friendship for good. A girl.
Vistaria by Teresa Vanmeter
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
Could you live with yourself after killing a man? or would all sanity go to Hell? Zayne is accidentally propelled into a world he can't understand, and since that fateful moment he has been seeing things that can't be possible. Things that bring him closer to death, unless he can discover the secrets of the beast.
Lakeside Motel by Rik Hunik
Series: Short Stories, Book 13. Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
(2970 words) When Dwight has an argument with his wife and storms out of the house he is forced to take a motel room for the night. All the motels in the small town are full but at the Lakeside Motel he finagles his way into a room reserved for someone with a similar name. Later that night he has an unusual visitor.
The After: Odd Tales of the Afterlife by L.L. Sanders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014 by Leslie Lee Sanders. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Explore interpretations of the afterlife by traveling alongside a few unfortunate souls. In this collection, three odd tales are twisted with bits of sci-fi and horror that will leave you deep in thought long after The End.