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Spider by Eric Stringer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This is an intense psychological suspense short story by Eric Stringer. Dorothy is brought into the hospital, the victim of an accident. While in the hospital bed with her head in a fixed position, she sees a spider that takes her back to a childhood regret. The rest is just payback.
The Tree by Eduard Joseph
Series: Frighteners: Horror Anthology for Children, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Bobby is almost certain that the old tree in the front yard is slowly moving towards his bedroom window and tells his best friend, Alex who doesn't believe him. Bobby measures the distance between the house and the tree every morning and every time the tree seems to have moved closer to the house. Is he losing his mind or is there something sinister about the tree?
Bishop by Samie Foster
Series: The Midnight Special, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Life in a traveling side show can be complicated one. Especially when every member has some sort of supernatural baggage. At a stop in a North Dakota town, mind reader Bishop finds that death is near when a close one passes away. In an attempt to live on, he ventures into a dangerous vampire bar for a cure. But things turn toward the worse and the rest of the members of the show must help.
Dead Man Thinking: 7 Strange and Creepy Tales by Andrew Price
Price: Free! Words: 9,230. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Dead Man Thinking: 7 Strange and Creepy Tales is a collection of 7 short stories and scripts by Andrew Price that deal with matters bizarre and surreal. From a mob boss dealing with his own mortality while he takes a trunk ride to his own execution, to a band of post-apocalyptic raiders using an orphaned child as a minefield canary, these stories will creep you out and make you think.
Malevolent Intent by Paul Jackson
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
My nightmare began the instant the telephone startled me awake. I was greeted by hysterical screaming and then the phone went dead. I was instantly thrown into a race against time to save my Brother and his family. Something terrible was happening at his farm but I could not have imagined the horror that awaited me. Unbelievably, this was just the beginning of my nightmare.
Dreams of the Damned, Vol. 2 by Edward Fortman
Series: Dreams of the Damned. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Here awaits a father who tries to save his son from death; a tale of two nightmares, one of which is real; and the quest of a woman who seeks to find her groove and discovers her strength. More visions lie within, painted by the whisper of a wretched soul. And, once the tales are done, a dark road continues, the end unforeseen. So, come, travel the dark roads, and dream the dreams of the Damned …
The Land of the Setting Sun by D.F. Bissonnette
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014 by Crimson Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A collection of short horror stories ranging from the Lovecraftian "The Landsquid" to the surrealist "Octopus Woman Inked in Blood and the Dream of the Sea" and "The Crevasse and the Po Mask" to the haunted house story of "The Ramp" and the story of a guilty conscience in "The Overpass."
20 Minutes of Terror - A True Story by Caroline Gebbie
Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(3.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a true short story that will raise the hairs on your neck and put a tingle down your spine. One night when driving all alone in a borrowed van through a remote wooded landscape I felt the sting of breath on the back of my neck.
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!
Coat Drama (Harlem's Deck 2) by Paul Smith
Series: Harlem's Deck. Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: British English. Published: July 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
It's Midsummer's Eve, but Sam Tyler is starting to regret agreeing to find her ex's adopted brother a suitable coat for the coming night's ball. * Read this if you enjoy the work of Jon Courtney Grimwood, Tad Williams or Joe Abercrombie, or love watching Alias or Teenwolf.
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(5.00 from 1 review)
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.