- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
Quicksand by Matthew Di Paoli
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015 by Neon Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Matthew Di Paoli's short story "Quicksand" first appeared in issue thirty-nine of Neon. It's a dark little tale about a man who finds himself stuck in a patch of quicksand while on his way to the butcher. As the story progresses he sinks deeper and deeper, while the world around him continues apace - not even a visit from his parents or a new prospective love interest can save him from sinking.
Move Under Ground by Nick Mamatas
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The year is nineteen-sixty-something, and after endless millennia of watery sleep, the stars are finally right. Old R'lyeh rises out of the Pacific, ready to cast its damned shadow over the primitive human world. The first to see its peaks: an alcoholic, paranoid, and frightened Jack Kerouac, who had been drinking off a nervous breakdown up in Big Sur.
Mise-en-scène, February 1928 by Steve Berman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Lethe Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
On a cold winter, a young lady is picked up by a pair of odd parents--once more she has been hired to babysit their precocious children. Of course, the house happens to be in Innsmouth.
The Inter-Galactic Gourmet by L.X. Cain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.88 from 8 reviews)
Cynthia only wants a snack after work, but aliens are infiltrating Earth. Can't she just eat in peace?
Mojave 733-9969 by John Gibson
Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(2.50 from 2 reviews)
George and Stephanie are taking a road trip. But when they come across a mysterious phone booth in the middle of the desert events take a strange and deadly turn.
The Screamer by Alan Stanford
Series: Terror Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Screamer, is it natural or supernatural When Henry gets no relief from the screaming from next door he seeks help and thats when everything starts to go down hill.?
Chalupa Dale - Next Exit by Rish Outfield
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,090. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Big Antony sees a sign from the freeway that a town exists called Chalupa Dale. They guarantee the best chalupas you've ever tasted. So how could he not pull off and investigate?
The Diary of Heather Summerall and the Evil of Adams House by Jason Wallace
Series: Horror, Suspense, Thrillers, and Chillers · Hot Picks · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,230. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Heather buys a house that many swear is inhabited by the spirit of a child murderer, but she doesn't know the extent of things nor believe the rumors. When more happens than she can explain, she seeks out the history of the house. Will she sacrifice herself for the only family she has, or will he be the very instrument for Adams to rise from the dead and resume his bloody work?
Two Good Turns by Kenny Jackson
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The last day of Mark and Christy Strand's marriage came unexpectedly. No one filed for divorce. No one deserted, cheated, or lied. Some THING just came between them.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Lovely Bones by Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The novel was critically acclaimed and proved to be an instant bestseller. The unique plot and story of the novel pulled the attention of most of the famous critics and reviewers from around the world.
The Hands of God: A Short Story by Ojo Blacke
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Lucinda Beekes Spawn of freaks Four hundred centuries old Bad blood decides her An axe beside her A head or two will roll "Blood Princess" Two mysterious ranch hands, drifters from the Unknown, casually observe the bloody liberation of Lucinda Mae Beekes, a 13-year girl on a mission to make her unjustly miserable existence darkly right, once and for all—now and forever.
Dreaming Falling Down by Lee A Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural(5.00 from 1 review)
Instead of death, Abraham chooses salvation that is offered by a dark stranger. Given a purpose and a duty to perform, Abraham is left in a dark world where no questions are asked and where everyone lives in fear of the Three Sisters. But the Sisters have caught up with him, are hunting him down and Abraham finally gets to see what is inside of the black boxes which he delivers.
Night of the Squirrels: Day of the Robots by Rachel Smith
Series: Squirrelpocalypse Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,130. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In this sequel to Dawn of the Interns: Regan digs deeper into McWikken Academy's real mission, finds that the underground lab is very family-oriented, their contingency plans are brutal, and she has been tangling with Nurse Dash for far longer than she realized. Regan rallies her best human and werewolf friends to try and stop the squirrelpocalypse - preferably before the dance.
In The Devil's Pocket by Michael T Henry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Religion and Satan collide in classic tale of good versus evil with unexpected suspenseful climatic conclusion
8 Strange Stories by Rob Errera
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,850. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
8 Strange Stories explore the far fringes of outer space and the dark depths of the human soul, workplace terror and blasphemous horror, murderous cannibals and immaculate birth, vengeful robots and guardian angels. Includes a bonus story, “The Ballad of Smoke,” an excerpt from Rob Errera’s novel, Hangman’s Jam.
Alligator Bait by David R. Michael
Series: Gator-man. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,110. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
One year ago, during Mardi Gras, Ash Turner was pulled from the arms of his lover, Jamie Derouen, by men working for her father. Those men drove Ash into the bayou, shot him in the back of the head, and left his corpse for the alligators. So it comes as a surprise to everyone--including Ash--when he wakes up in the muddy water of the bayou and walks back into New Orleans.