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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.
Escape Plans by David Sakmyster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Escape Plans is a collection of 19 mind-bending and adrenaline-fueled stories from the award-winning author of THE PHAROS OBJECTIVE, BLINDSPOTS and CRESCENT LAKE. Ranging from dark fantasy and horror to mystery, science fiction and suspense, in these tales you’ll encounter a chilling cure for cancer, a demonic GPS device and a ghost marriage to a jealous and deadly bride.
13 Strange Short Tales by Charles Wells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
13 short sci-fi/horror stories with twisted endings similar to the old Twilight Zone styled entertainment. These are easy reading, fun and enjoyable shorts that end in "wow" and "whoa" moments for the readers. "Some of the best in its class"
A Short Walk to the Other Side: A Collection of Short Stories by Matthew J. Pallamary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,900. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
*Award Winning Finalist - International Book Awards* "Bravo! More!" from Ray Bradbury for Matthew J. Pallamary's short stories. A Short Walk to the Other Side is a second short story collection of supernatural, science fiction, and horror stories following "The Small Dark Room of the Soul" by multiple award winning author Matthew J. Pallamary, which examines the shadow side of human nature.
The Small Dark Room of the Soul - And Other Stories by Matthew J. Pallamary
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
There can be no light without darkness. The sun cannot rise without night preceding it, and the setting sun of the day must inevitably fade to black. If life were all sunshine and roses, there would be no contrast. Perpetual sunshine would be both blinding and devastating. We need the darkness. It is an integral part of the whole. Part of us. Horror stories are a reflection of our darker side.
Courtley's Weird, Vol 2 by Christopher Courtley
Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Bride of the Chapbook!" The second volume in a series of free ebooks edited by Christopher Courtley. This issue contains some of his best fiction and poetry and also features two short story submissions by fellow Smashwords author Shana O'Quinn. Genres: Weird fiction, horror, D&D fantasy, fairy tales, poetry, LotR fan fiction.
The Monster War by Bob Cram, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
First there was bigfoot. Then the ice monsters. By the time the aliens invaded in March, JT and Steve were pretty sure something weird was going on. That was just the beginning. Before the year was over they would face insect swarms, giant monsters, zombies, and the one thing that could destroy their friendship for good. A girl.