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The Tempering
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Price: Free! Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A blind king at war with orcs and their half-dragon overlord faces the prospect of a war on two fronts he cannot win, but his insidious plan for victory may not turn out quite like he has planned.
The Sinkhole
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Beatty Field used to be a strawberry farm, but it collapsed into a massive sinkhole. My wife drowned in that sinkhole, and I was left with alone with our daughter, Sylvia. As Sylvia withdrew from me, we seemed to have nothing to say to each another until the night we crashed in the sinkhole.
Bal Toroth
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Some people want it all, and think they know everything. Oh how wrong they are!
Objects in the Rear-View Mirror
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Sometimes a journey down memory lane brings up more than you bargained for. Objects in the Rear-view Mirror is a story about a young couple that is faced with unpalatable truths and the most unexpected company as they hitch a ride one afternoon, in the hills of Uttarakhand. An innocuous journey turns nightmarish as past, present and future blend into one.
Fisk
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: Swedish. Published: January 19, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
”Doris åt aldrig själv tillsammans med sin man. Hon stod vid bordskanten med förkläde på, beredd att lägga upp nya portioner. Doris hoppades i hemlighet att hennes man skulle äta ihjäl sig en dag, eller kanske sätta ett köttben i halsen, så att han storknade. Då kunde hon skaffa sig sin lilla vackra slöjfisk."
Tales of Terror: Eldritch Horrors
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Series: Tales of Terror, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,950. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013 by ND3 Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Christopher Fulbright’s Tales of Terror, Vol. 4: ELDRITCH HORRORS serves up five stories of witchery, potions, tentacles, and succubi. “Fulbright’s prose is every bit as sharp as America’s great pulp writers [...] there’s humanity and depth to his characters. Fulbright is tough, passionate, and capable of scaring you like you haven’t been scared since childhood." —Joe McKinney, author of MUTATED
The Teddy Bear
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Edwina has had a fraught relationship with her mother ever since her father died. She grew apart from her and has made a life for herself as a public servant and as an avid teddy bear collector. Now Edwina’s mother is dying and here is a chance for each to reconcile before she dies, and Edwina can show her mother what she has become.
Jag heter Saga Torstensson
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: Swedish. Published: January 18, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
”Hej, jag heter Saga Torstensson. Jag är tjugofyra år och bor i Halmstad. Det är första gången jag är här, så jag tänkte inte orda så mycket utan mest lyssna. Jag vill bara säga att jag är glad att ni har välkomnat mig här i er lilla skrivarcirkel.” E-novell i genren Skräck, Mörkersdottir novell 2013
A Strange Occurrence on Keystone Drive
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The thought of going outside gave Fred panic attacks. He's so terrified of leaving his building that he had practically quarantined himself in his own apartment. Dr. Barry, however, had other plans for him. But there are things that go on outside that only Fred can see. Could he convince his doctor that everything is not what it seemed? This is a short story (6335 words).
The Bone Dancer (Tale II of the Valruna Saga)
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Series: The Valruna Saga, II. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Having fled the wicked desert city of Bel-Athis with the wrath of the devil-god Baal-Zebub at their backs, the barbarian warrior/sorceress Vana Valruna and her trusted guide and companion the wily thief Jerob stop for a much-needed rest at a caravanserai on their way to the great port city of Rakasad, where the ultimate betrayal turns what at first seemed like a safe haven into a most deadly trap.
Red Devil
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Price: Free! Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Writer Darryl Freddy Peck has been banging on the door of Literature for years without success. But when his pet fish—a Red Devil—begins dispensing valuable writing advice, Peck’s storytelling takes off in a new direction—a direction that could lead to literary fame and help him win back his ex-girlfriend, Myra. But only if the Red Devil allows it.
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre
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Series: The Path to Darkness, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre: To read on a rainy day… when the sky is dark and a downpour crashes against the earth. Magic and mayhem cross paths with customers of Voodoo Doughnut. Serial killers, thieves and serious magic will have you transfixed as you turn each page. Revised July 2013 - Edited By Adrienne Koch for your reading pleasure.
Förvandlingen
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: Swedish. Published: January 17, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
”Alla skrek utom jag och Jocke. Jag var som i trans, med armen utsträckt som en stolt flaggstång med Jocke spetsad, rosslande, längst ut. Han vajade fram och tillbaka några gånger innan han tappade balansen och föll över mig. I fallet drog han med sig glasbiten och täckte mig med sitt blod som snabbt pumpade ut över mig ur hans halspulsåder, vilken jag kapat tillsammans med struphuvudet.”
Passageraren
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: Swedish. Published: January 17, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
”Under den oändliga tid jag suttit i tågkupén, hade jag hunnit ömsa skinn flera gånger. Den sista gången helt nyligen. Mina kläder bör¬jade se solkiga ut mot min nyfött glänsande hud. Min resklädsel bestod av en grå skräddarsydd dräkt med insvängd midja och en blus med vit spetskrage."
En levande metafor
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: Swedish. Published: January 16, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
”Hon satte lunchboxen i kylskåpet i fikarummet. Hon satte kassen med glaskross under skrivbordet i arbetsrummet. Sedan satte hon sig vid skrivbordet och började jobba som vanligt. Fast det var ingen vanlig dag. För i dag var den dag då hon skulle mörda sin arbetskamrat. Kassen med glaskross väntade under bordet. Väntade på det rätta tillfället."
Recovery
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Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 12,450. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A patient at a remote drug and alcohol rehab center must confront his demons when an invasive species quickly begins to spread through the facility. It's a psychological horror story in the vein of THE THING or JACOB'S LADDER.
The Mysterious Lady of the Caribbean
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Mercer Hollingsworth is not your typical pirate; he’s more a buccaneer of the freelance sort, with a bit of the old hero in him. No job is too big for his merry crew, so long as it helps bring down the Great Armada and plenty of booty is involved. But when he brings his own wench aboard, members of the crew start disappearing.
The Temple of Baal-Zebub (Tale I of the Valruna Saga)
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Series: The Valruna Saga, I. Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A warrior-woman/sorceress from the northern steppes visits the ancient and wicked city of Bel-Athis, "The Jewel of the Sands" while traveling through strange desert lands far to the south and east. There she comes into conflict with the vicious tyrant Ammon-Zul, High Priest of Baal-Zebub, "The Lord of Flies," a devil-god who demands human sacrifice lest he unleash a terrible plague upon the city.
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Thief of Faces
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. The Thief of Faces: Darkwood is on the trail of a serial killer in London who takes the faces of his victims...
The Seventh Bull
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When a washed-up journalist and a famous matador get involved with a sultry agent, there’s the devil to pay.