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In The Dark and The Deep by Steve Vernon
Series: Steve Vernon's Sea Tales, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
There are stories told of the sea. This is one of them. It was World War II - Billy McTavish's first sea voyage. He had signed on to serve convoy escort duties on board the THISTLE, a Royal Canadian Navy corvette. Through U-boat attack and Luftwaffe bombing runs Billy thought he had seen every hell and horror that the Atlantic could offer a new sailor. Only Big Jimmy Noonan had other ideas...
The Bottom of the Ninth by Kelly Haisan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Written by a mother and daughter duo, Bottom of the Ninth is a collection of ten short stories that portray the darker side of baseball and its athletes. Stories include an owner who is willing to sell his soul for a better ballclub, a jealous husband who is consumed by the idea of his wife cheating on him, and a ballplayer on the verge of breaking a record is gunned down at the plate.
Lark-Ellen, a short story by Stan Smith
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Teo Bojorquez tells the tale of what happened on the plateau of Xitapec, a story of love, loss, and unimaginable horror. "The jungle in the morning is a wonderful place: the stirrings of small creatures, the echo of birdsong, the sun filtering through a vaulted green ceiling—I had never loved it as much as I did then. I doubt if I will ever love it again."
A True Tale of Horror by Chris Mentillo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Chris Mentillo presents...a superb Victorian supernatural horror tale --taken from his short story collection, "Tales of Horror" series! This riveting tale will take you into a very old, dark, and eerie dwelling, where the past does not equal the future. Or does it?
Creep by Leigh Grayson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
The grieving mother of a missing boy has a violent past she’d like to forget, but can’t. And when she gets the chance to get her son back, it’s an opportunity she can’t pass up, no matter the consequences. Short fiction, approx. 35 pages. Coming Soon! The Search #2 KING OF NOWHERE
The Windigo by D.F. Bissonnette
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When a local rancher uncovers a grave on his land, it rips open the racial divide between tribal leaders and the settler families in the small town of Kumaq, Washington. After a series of cattle mutilations lead to gruesome murder, both sides of the divide wonder if it is merely reprisal born of hate, or if more than bones were buried on the once sacred slopes of Cathedral Rock.
Sickeningly Human: Advena by Nicholas Blakeman
Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A Nicholas Blakeman classic short story: Watch a bewildered security guard as he follows instructions from a secretive supervisor, sees terrors mysteriously gawking at him in the darkness and finds out something that lurks quietly in all our subconscious. Nicholas Blakeman takes us on yet another terrifying and horrifically realistic ride, that will make you ask questions passed "what if?".
A Cocktail With Death by Anmol a.k.a Goldy
You set the price! Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Every alcohol lover knows that he will die surely if he doest gives up his drinking habit,still then people don't quit drinking.However very few of us would like to share a peg of Cocktail with someone who claims himself to be messenger of death ,holding a book in which exact timing & reason and type of our death would have been mentioned! Special Appearance -Late Adolf Hitler..(Fingers Crossed)
Disposable Commodities by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Strange & Unnatural Tales, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,180. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Guy Trousseau, Hollywood agent, doesn't much care how his clients make use of his stable of luscious young "actresses"; to him, they are nothing more than disposable commodities. But when he gets a chance at the The Big Time, he finds that Lily, his very silent partner, no longer wishes to remain quite so silent. This is a short story.
Rows (A Flash Fiction Story) by Chuck Grossart
Price: Free! Words: 1,290. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Meagan Fischer wakes from the accident bloodied, disoriented, and alone. She remembers tires squealing, the Chevy's slow-motion cartwheel into the late summer tasseled corn, and the sickening crunch of failing steel. As her senses return, she recalls one other thing quite clearly...the eerie figure they swerved to avoid. And she feels it lurking now, among the rows.
The Words by Max Hallford
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Max Hallford’s trademark blend of dark humor and subtle creepiness are on full display in this collection of three weird tales. Contains “Moments Like These,” “Carma,” and “The Words.”
A Rising Damp by Audrey Brice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,850. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013 by Darkerwood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Evelyn Winters enjoyed spending the summers at her grandmother's cabin. There was always something interesting to do whether tending the garden, or exploring the surrounding swampy forest of the Smoky Mountains. She never cared to learn the witching ways of her grandmother - until the devil showed up.
A Cult of Two by Caleb Stokes
You set the price! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This short story accompanies the tabletop RPG scenario The Wives of March; it can be downloaded for free at hebanongames.com and dtrpg. The narrative takes the form of a legend that explains the origins of the game's antagonists. The Companions haunt history even as they are haunted by it. Learn of the eternal couple's conspiracy to see the whole world join them in sweet death.
Dreams of the Mythos: Five Lovecraftian Tales by Mercy Loomis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
These five tales of Lovecraftian weird fiction might keep you up past your bedtime. Includes SUCCOR THE CHILD, THE THING IN THE WATER, THE BOOGEYMAN (exclusively available in this anthology), THE GRANARY ANGEL, and THE BROADCAST OUT OF TIME.
The Broadcast Out of Time: a Lovecraftian Short Story by Mercy Loomis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A live Christmas old-time radio broadcast is interrupted when the studio is invaded by a weird green mist.
The Hand of Osiris by Frank Cavallo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2013 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The outlaw Jedediah Sykes has just killed the wrong man and now he’s on the run and the bounty hunter Jacob Hatcher is hot on his trail—trail that leads him to a town, a dark paradise of sin and vice called Gehenna. Together they must find a stolen key that can unlock the domain of the dead and along the way confront not only their own demons, but the hidden horrors of Gehenna.
From a Killer's Mind by Jason Helford
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,150. Language: American English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Fans of Thomas Harris' The Silence of the Lambs and Shane Stevens' By Reason of Insanity may find a new favorite author here." - Kirkus Reviews From a Killer’s Mind is a mind-bending, scary, and emotionally honest trip through the life of a serial killer, laying bare the killer’s soul for all readers to see, as he deals with his abattoir being infiltrated by the demons of his past.
Dog Food by Adam Moon
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(3.75 from 4 reviews)
This is a short story: Steven just witnessed his beloved dog tear out the throats of his two best friends. It gets even more surreal when the dog explains to him why he did it.
All The Bad Circles by Ashley Sandeman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Prepare yourself for a collection of nine dark & witty tales from the author of The Thickening Water. A man wakes up next to himself, there's a guide to public mime negotiation, and murder at a race track, until the dark finale where we see the price a small town pays when its inhabitants make a pact with the underworld. And now you’re inside, whatever you do, do not step outside the Circle.