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The Red Penny Papers: Vol III, Issue 1, Fall 2012
By The Red Penny Papers
Price: Free! Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Welcome to our second anniversary issue. We have been very lucky to have artist C. Bernard come back to us. Story-wise, as always, a variety of puply delights await. Mediums (or not!), hippies on the moon, tall tales from logging camps, crossroads magic, and of course, adventures on the high seas with two woman pyrates… which is not at all what it sounds like, but then, the best things never are.
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. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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.
Cold Turkey for Christmas
By H K Hillman
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
What if Santa and his elves didn’t really like their jobs? What if Santa resented the modern march of political correctness and the current frenzy of banning and controlling everything until we are all exactly the same? What if Santa decided to do something about it? In this short story, Santa has had enough. It hasn’t happened yet, but maybe this year...
Bradbury County
By Rob Shelsky
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
The ultimate Dystopia, where entertainment can drive one mad! For Phillip, the invitation to a prestigious party in the neighboring county is a godsend, a chance to escape a monotonous and dreary existence in his own overpopulated and poor county. When the host refers to a mysterious "shower," Phillip is intrigued--poor innocent! He has noidea the "shower" seals the fate of his Bradbury County...
In Springdale Town
By Robert Freeman Wexler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,140. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Springdale appears to be a quiet village, unblemished by shopping mall or mega-store. But some say Springdale exists only on the contoured highways of our collective imagination. Others point to references dating back to Colonial Boston, to multiple versions of a ballad telling a story of remorse and disgrace. For two people, Springdale is where their lives will intersect with devastating force.
Dreams: A Trio of Flash Fiction Tales
By Joseph Geidel
Price: Free! Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three dark, fast tales, each with a hallucinatory twist: In the Worst Possible Moment a couple chooses to air personal problems whilst staving off destruction at the hands of an unseen malevolence. Hardboiled detectives witness – and must commit – unspeakable horrors in Down Deep. And, finally, Underneath: a serious of torturous tableaux and surreal encounters breaks down a man in a hurry.
The Demon Chimp of Prague
By Lee Robert Adams
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: British English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.00 from 1 review)
Brian is well-read and well-dressed, with style and a killer sauerkraut recipe. He's a hit with the ladies and he's flash with the cash. He is also a chimp with world domination on his mind... Our hero thinks he's got a bargain when he buys a chimp for £50 down the pub. Soon he notices a startling change in his new friend, and finds a shocking secret behind Brian's emergence on the expat scene.
Finding Out My Destiny (Part of a Death Series)
By Angel Chiarizio
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 210. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Angelique Masen Michaelson is a 15 yer old girl who is not an ordinary girl she was born 8 months early so the doctor put her into an artificial womb, when she was born she was the tiniest baby ever, she is now tiny and Gone...
A Thousand Years of Winter
By Sekou Gaidi
Series: A Thousand Years Of Winter, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Khandecia Cavalier, Chairwoman of DamonCorp, rules over a post-apocalyptic world where the Messengers and the Stau dominate, caring for the humans they feed on as the ancient Old World nobility did. A thousand years after the rise of the Antichrist, Khandecia finds a new obstacle that threatens her family...robotic parasites from another universe.
Monster Aces
By Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
THEY DON’T JUST HUNT MONSTERS – THEY DESTROY THEM! Having selflessly abandoned their identities, their pasts and their futures, the Monster Aces are all that stand between humanity and the fell creatures that lurk in the shadows. Four men and one woman use their amazing abilities as a team to scour the globe for monsters and bring an end to their unholy existence - whatever the danger.
The Malevolent Goldfish - Doom Edition
By Jared Prophet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Peril Press, April 2011 THE MALEVOLENT GOLDFISH "Doom Edition" by Jared Prophet What fiendish horrors lie within the mind of that Damned Fish? FORWARD - 850 Words THE MALEVOLENT GOLDFISH - 3600 Words GOLDFISH OF DOOM: Screenplay - 1700 Words GOLDFISH OF DOOM: Image Gallery - 4 pieces of Promotional Art Film Credits 2 Stories of a Murderous Goldfish
In the Dead of Winter
By Tamara Lowery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Eager to start his new post at the University of Cordun, Master Torbin ignores the warnings not to travel in the Forest of Narghill on Solstice.
Meeting Death
By Emily Oakley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A short story about one girl's choice to meet the very end, started off with a rose. A dark teen horror story.
ELEVATOR
By M Jones
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
Paul is just trying to make it to school, but time is an infection that can't be cured. An elevator, a collection of strangers and the snapping of blue crab claws. Nothing will save them from the sands of time. This volume also contains several new short stories.
Cyberchip
By Billie Sue Mosiman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
He worked for Cybertronics to help perfect a computer chip to be used as a tracking device. That's what he thought it could do--just track a subject--until he tried it out on himself.
Deep End of The Shadow Pool
By Nicholas May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Short Story -Ages 16+: A man mourning the loss of his wife, left to take care of himself and his young son, is met with more even darkness when the boy from the shadow pool comes knocking at the window.
Dice, Drink, and Ghosts
By Jake Murphy
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
''It is a barely describable thing, to feel what a gambler feels. A man of gambling cares not, not really, for shiny jewels or sparkling riches. He is a man of sentiment. He is a man who does not want, but longs to feel.'' Returning to the age of the Restoration, Jake Murphy celebrates this Halloween season with a tale about gambling with ghosts in Charles II's bankrupt and drunken England.
Care and Feeding: A Collection of Hot-Blooded Horror Stories
By Tina Starr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A collection of three hot-blooded horror stories. Contains "Care and Feeding" (previously published in Dark Passions: Hot Blood #13), "Animal Instinct" (previously published in Aoife’s Kiss Magazine), and "The Seat" (previously published in Chimeraworld #4.) "The Seat" received Honorable Mention in the 20th Annual Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror. Warning: Violence, sexual content, strong language.
Sons of Nowhere: Leviathan
By Nicholas Almand
Price: Free! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a sea monster of unprecedented size is sighted off the coast of California, the Ophion Foundation deploys its Director of Cryptozoology, Gedeon Vassago, to verify the wild claims. The simple task of observation becomes a life-and-death struggle when the massive creature turns its attention on its pursuers. A prequel to the "Sons of Nowhere" novel series.
DARK: A Creepy Collection
By Michael D. Britton
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 38,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Get ready to get spooked with this creepy collection of half a dozen tales that will send a chill up your spine! From deathly visitations to a slimy predator, from billions of phantasms to a solitary disembodiment, from the blind who can see the dead to a zombie invasion - DARK has it all. Includes Turn the Page, Checkmate, The Darkness, Pod N, A Sense of Souls, and Surge.