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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 » Horror » Weird fiction
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.
Coyote Cal - Tales from the Weird West by Milo James Fowler
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,370. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
In these thrilling tales from yesteryear, Coyote Cal and his trusty sidekick Big Yap encounter a wizard able to change his shape at will, a scheming witch, a confused zombie, la chupacabra grande, bloodthirsty vampyres, and other sordid fiends. Our heroes will have to rely on their wits, skills, and loads of hot lead to ensure justice prevails. Short Stories - Weird Western / Horror / Humor
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 » Fantasy » Short stories
"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.
Can't Take My Eyes Off You by Stephen M. DeBock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,590. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a society where convicted killers are used as living organ donors, one man’s vendetta against a rival takes a bizarre and twisted turn.
Puffin Panic by Jon Burr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Puffins are good at a handful of things: squawking, fishing, hopping, and looking adorable. Who doesn't love puffins? I would guess that anyone who has had a finger lopped off or been speared by a colorful beak doesn't love puffins. In this humorous short novel, the feud between man and puffin is played out in full. Who will survive the war of beaks and feathers? Find out in Puffin Panic!
Scenes from the Secret History by F. Paul Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 98,670. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Running nearly 100,000 words, SCENES FROM THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE WORLD acts as a sampler and organizer of F. Paul Wilson's thirty-plus novels and various short stories that trace the events, the conspiracies, the human and non-human forces that have shaped civilization - a glimpse of the huge mosaic Wilson has assembled. It includes unseen artwork and a new timeline available nowhere else.
Innsmouth Magazine: 15 by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Series: Innsmouth Magazine, Book 10. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 24,680. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Innsmouth Magazine uncoils its tentacles with seven stories of the Weird and the macabre. Do you dare to stay in "The Peach Room"? Can you survive "The Lust of Ebon Teeth"? Could it be true that "The Ocean is Eating Our Graves"? Fiction by William Meikle and many others. Welcome to our final issue!
Sometimes They Scream by Darren Kirby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,090. Language: American English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This collection of five very different stories will find you checking behind doors and leaving a light on at night. BONUS! Includes the first chapter of “Coordinates For Murder”, a thrilling geocache mystery.
Memoirs of Insanity by Jason Green
Series: Insanity, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Memoirs of insanity covers the journey a man takes and all the events and darkness that was to build.
Rider in Shadow by Troy D. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,350. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014 by Western Trail Blazer. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The tales in this collection come from many different genres, often blurring the distinctions between one and another: horror, fantasy, science fiction, thriller, paranormal, suspense. Despite that, most are bound by a common thread –a certain… darkness. Any of these short stories, no matter their genre, could have appeared on either The Twilight Zone or Alfred Hitchcock Presents...
Fossil Lake: An Anthology of the Aberrant by Christine Morgan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,610. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Aquatic horrors, cold-hearted killers, lovely monstrosities, fiendish depravity and desire, lost civilizations, ancient secrets, music and movies, murder, madness, pain, hideous humor, hunger, and revenge. 37 stories and poems brought together in this anthology of the aberrant. Venture into the darkness. Venture into the depths. Welcome to ... FOSSIL LAKE
The Book of the Black Sun by G. W. Thomas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,410. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Book of the Black Sun is thirty-two Lovecraftian tales of terror arranged in eight sections, each containing a micro, a flash, shorter story and a longer story. Motifs of strange books, evil creatures and spinning disks that form doorways to other realms are woven throughout the tales, making the final product a creepy, self-referential mandala in itself.
BloodLight: The Apocalypse of Robert Goldner by Harambee K. Grey-Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Robert, black and bisexual, is psyched on becoming a high school wrestling champion. Antagonistic peers are the least of his worries when something from Beyond invades his body, wrestling with his mind and soul. Intense, surreal, cerebral--extremely dark fantasy.
Ravencroft Springs by Logan L. Masterson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,570. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Pro Se Productions presents RAVENCROFT SPRINGS by Logan L. Masterson. A Lovecraftian tale of suspense set in the ancient Appalachian Mountains of East Tennessee, Ravencroft Springs is also a tale of desperate love and unrequited fate, both monstrous and moving all at once.
Resurrection In Vampire Valley by Carl Reader
Series: Vampire Valley, Book 2. Price: $5.98 USD. Words: 70,890. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Resurrection In Vampire Valley is the long-awaited second volume in the popular Vampire Valley series. It begins where The Hostage of Vampire Valley left off, with Maggie's lover still dead but about to be exhumed by her little brother Tommy after a year of healing resurrection in the grave. Things go wrong with the resurrection, endangering all and sending Maggie after her lover in the grave.
The Poetry of Necromancy by Christopher Scott Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 20,500. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Three short stories set in the city of Nottamun. A folklore professor meets an actual necromancer and learns the truth about the undead. A hitch-hiking woman tries to walk through a small patch of trees on the road and finds it surprisingly difficult. The ghost of a murdered man wanders aimlessly through the empty rooms of an abandoned factory until he meets the Night Children.
Dollywagglers by Frances Kay
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,010. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Tenebris Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Urban
Billie is a dollywaggler on a far from sentimental journey. The Eppie – a worldwide flu pandemic – has left London with nothing but a few beastly survivors with appallingly unwholesome habits. Watch out for Rodney; he is particularly nasty. Oh, and don’t try to escape the madness by fleeing to the country – things may be even worse out there.
Dave Woke Up by Daniel Eavenson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
An office worker named Dave has to get out of bed long enough to make it through the day's horror of a life. Today's might be more then he's prepared for. If Dave needs to get out of bed long enough to do something about the hate death of the universe, humanity is in a lot of trouble.
W kręgu piekielnym by Mattchew Ketchell
Price: Free! Words: 33,960. Language: Polish. Published: April 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This is the story of Darren Wardes that passes a certain transformation. A journalist arrives Dunwers where suddenly becomes a participant in the terrible events. He must find the cause strange state Wardes and must save the world from ancient evil. This story is full of mystery, and the ending is unexpected and surprising. this is my first story, so please bear with us.