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Midnight and Moonshine by Lisa L Hannett Angela Slatter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,270. Language: Australian English. Published: June 3, 2013 by Ticonderoga Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In “Seeds,” the opening story of Hannett and Slatter’s innovative dark fantasy collection, Mymnir, Odinn’s white raven, flees the Ragnarok, “an apocalypse for the gods alone,” and comes to the New World. There she creates a Fae kingdom in the image of Asgardr, transforming herself from a thieving, neglected raven into the fearsome, immortal Fae Queen.
Faces, Strange and Secret by Adam Levine
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,160. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These are stories set in the Fear Mythos; stories of huge black dogs and flocks of birds, stories of people controlled like puppets, stories of plague, fire, water, horrible birth, uncontrollable grief, stories of creatures and intelligences and death and untold oblivion. This is the Fear Mythos.
Fungi by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A collection of fungal wonders...and terrors. In this new anthology, writers reach into the rich territory first explored by William Hope Hodgson a century ago: the land of the fungi. Stories range from noir to dark fantasy, from steampunk to body horror. With Jeff VanderMeer, Laird Barron, Nick Mamatas, W.H. Pugmire, Lavie Tidhar, Ann K. Schwader, Jesse Bullington, Molly Tanzer and more.
Selected Short Stories Featuring New Corpse Smell by Nicolas Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(5.00 from 1 review)
Fifteen short stories, featuring the titular New Corpse Smell, Blood Falls, Murder Your Darlings, and Shades of Cray. These stories encompass many genres, though mostly science fiction, and action/adventure.
Horrible Stories for Terrible People, Vol 2 - Obscura by James Pratt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,310. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This short story collection is written in the vein of early 2oth century weird pulp tales. Stories include an Earth where monsters worship Godzilla and humans are a distant memory, a man who tracks down and has a conversation with the Lord Almighty, and the incarnation of ultimate evil tries to determine which replacement candidate best personifies the evil of the modern age.
Noche de almas by Mikel Santiago
Price: Free! Words: 38,740. Language: Spanish. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
La casa apareció justo cuando Daniel y Pía iban a perder las esperanzas, durante su viaje de mochileros a través de un inclemente desierto sudamericano. Una vieja guía de viajes les había llevado hasta allí, pero cuando llegan, los extraños habitantes del lugar se muestran reacios a dejarles pasar. "La fonda lleva cerrada muchos años" les dicen.
314 Book 2 by A.R. Wise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,370. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Alma Harper and her friends are lost in Widowsfield. They're trapped in a lie created by The Skeleton Man, and even death provides no escape. As they struggle to discover the truth about the once sleepy town, a new evil emerges: The Watcher in the Walls. As the lies are exposed, the liars are revealed, and the only way out of the maze is to fall into the lies and disappear.
Tiny Tales of Terror by Louise Ann Barton
Price: Free! Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Undead(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This collection of tiny, terrifying tales features ravening werewolves, prowling vampires, marauding mummies, vengeful ghosts, murderous spouses, wandering gypsies, and gobbling ghouls. Each tale is different, each is set in a different place and time, and each ends with a twist.
Horrible Stories For Terrible People, Vol. 1 - Monsters by James Pratt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories(4.00 from 1 review)
Horrible Stories for Terrible People, Vol. I is a collection of 15 monster-themed short stories. Ranging from straight-out horror to tongue in cheek, denizens include a rockabilly vampire whose idea of heaven is 24-hour truckstops, two men fated to cross paths on the night of a full moon, and an imaginary friend who might not be so imaginary after all.
The Dreamer and The Oracle by Chin Ce
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 18, 2013 and represented by Ndum Basil (African Books Agent). Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A story of love and the phenomenon of evil and tyranny against the human race. The urgency of Ce's description of the elemental who manipulates humans to servility and redundancy is gripping.
The Wyrmling by Mark Marcelo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,390. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Reign of the Asharkhind is fast approaching, and nobody knows who or what they are. One thing, though, is certain - that a Wyrmling born of dark sorcery will come in the guise of a young girl. Is it her fate to prevent their coming? Or was she destined to join the ranks of those who would reap destruction upon the world?
Waiting for Mister Cool by Gerard Houarner
Series: The Resurrection Cycle, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Max, an assassin driven by terrible appetites and a demonic inner Beast, finds himself mistaken for another, far more ordinary killer hired to fight for one of two rival groups vying for control of a remote, abandoned government base with its own secrets and supernatural power. Caught between two even greater evils, Max is drawn into a war that will feed terrible human and supernatural appetites
Diary of a Dead Man by Cassidy Ward
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mashups(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Nash was once an ordinary man, that was before tragedy grabbed hold of his life. Over the years it has taken everything from him leaving a dried out husk of a man until eventually it came for him too. His death however isn't the end he had hoped for. He may be dead but he's not gone, now he operates his rotting corpse from place to place looking for answers to life, answers to death, and brains.
Plow the Bones by Douglas F. Warrick
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2013 by Apex Book Company. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Combining elements of fantasy, magical realism and horror, this collection floats on a distinctly literary voice that is creepy, surreal, and just plain weird.
Cthelvis and Others by James Pratt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,250. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This collection of fifteen Lovecraft-inspired tales spans time and genres. Ranging from high fantasy to the far future, they are all linked by a common theme of the alien unknown. Among the stories' inhabitants, you will find a cursed play that maybe a doorway to another reality, the dark secret of the forgotten patients locked away in the bowels of a seaside asylum, and the King of Rock n' Roll.
Night of the Squirrels: Dawn of the Interns by Rachel Smith
Series: Squirrelpocalypse Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,020. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The squirrelpocalypse is coming...to an intern and an ensemble of students...at an academy in the woods. McWikken Academy: the boarding high school for despondent students abandoned to experimentation and underemployed former grad students who like animals. It’s in the middle of nowhere and tuition and board are free (with minor concessions)! Apply now and try to escape impending doom later!
Sunburn and Ruin by Steve Roach
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,570. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
The collected horror fiction of Steve Roach, Volume 1. Includes: The Whaler A Dog's Life The Farda Fox The Beast Bebe Twins People of the Sun Ruiner
Charmed City: Thirteen Tales of the Peculiar and Obscure in Baltimore by Michelle D. Sonnier
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013 by Otter Libris. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Not all dreams are magical things filled with hope and light, some dreams are murkier and far more sinister. From the shared dreams of her famous sons John Waters and Edgar Allen Poe, Baltimore is known for her share of peculiar oddity, but beyond the bouffant hairdos of her trademark Hons and the quirky neighborhood bars is a world even darker and stranger.
Twisted and Untwisted Tales by Diane Young
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A compliation of disturbing short stories, written by a seemingly normal person. There is everything from time travel to a fascination with the Guillotine.