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Queer Panics by Norman Prentiss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Bram Stoker Award-winning author Norman Prentiss offers a queer collection of five horror tales: "The Shell (A Zombie Approximation)," "Interval," "The Transfer Student," "The Well-Adjusted Child," and the never-before-published story, "Panic." Introductory notes discuss publication history and comment on the queer themes explored in these unsettling, panic-filled tales.
Dreams of the Damned, Book I by Edward Fortman
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 98,720. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Listen in the quiet night, as the shadows creep close, to forgotten tales, once untold. Hear about a besieged fortress housing the knowledge of mankind; watch a father try to save his son from death; hold court in a cold chamber, wherein no soul is safe; see a man's wife proclaim, in life as in death, her love. More visions lie within this tome, painted by the whispering voice of a dark soul.
Bad House Spirit by DeAnna Knippling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Carrie used to clean houses for a living. Mostly it was hard work but it was all right. But there was one house that was bad. Not the cleaning, although it was. But the house itself, from the creepy pictures to the barred and tinfoil-covered windows to the KEEP OUT signs all over the doors to the thing breathing down the back of Carrie’s neck…
CHIPS: A Collection of Stories About Control by Livian Grey
Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Kali doesn’t see a problem hanging out in chatrooms, but Dr Forde is going to realign Kali’s attitude towards friendship. Obsessed with Josie’s dancing, Matthew borrows a chip designed to control her body remotely when she refuses to dance for him. And a nurse tells the story of Cayden, a boy with unusual powers who risks his life to prove his friend Georgia isn’t as evil as some people think.
Jem the Beast Hunter by Giles J.M. Blackley
Price: Free! Words: 1,000. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A spiked morning star of a short story. A girl named Jem sets out through rocky and white-tipped peaks. The contract: to locate the beast's lair and bring what it guards to the client. Will she find the lair and what the creature guards? Read this free short story and find out...
mOTHER by Kay-lin Kimble
You set the price! Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A young boy joins his mother to work only to be involved in a horrific accident. Amnesia sets in and his mind fills in the blanks but whilst he recovers, his mother however, becomes wheelchair bound. As time passes he grows more impatient with her, growing bitter but something doesn't seem right about her. His loyalty is tested by his mother, his inner demons and forces he can't yet comprehend.
Stories from the Edge by Pro Se Press
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In Stories from the Edge, Spencer Loeb takes us to The Edge for the first time with four short stories set in - and just beyond - the American southwest. Tales in which a thief steals from Death and a man seeks out “The Shaman Shrink” to sleep again. Stories of a fateful train ride for bad men and a gambler who bets and raises himself into a strange world where it may be too late to call.
Physcer Pies by Simon Black, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,510. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
...then adding the farm fresh butter and whisking it into a smooth creamy consistency. Then mixing the flour in and kneading it until it is smooth and pliable. Rolling it out, knowing it will be the best pie-crust in the world. Physcer Pies is not a recipe book...
M Issue 3 by Big Pulp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The new issue of M, the horror and mystery magazine from Big Pulp! Now published three times a year! Each issue contains a mix of horror, macabre, crime & mystery fiction and poetry.
A Parish Darker: A Victorian Suspense Novella by Rhys Ermire
Price: Free! Words: 36,360. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A tale of Gothic horror that explores the corruption of the human spirit amidst the splendor of a bygone era.
The Typewriter by Simon Black, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,800. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The typewriter arrived one morning via FedEx at his door. Afterwards he sat by himself thinking: What if I knew then, what I know now? Would I still have accepted the package? In the deepest recesses of his mind, he knows what the answer is. Some things are simply irresistible to a human being. What is he to do now that his daughter is in danger because of it?
Bones in Daylight by Brian S. Wheeler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
The rural community of Owensville has grown old. The glass factory that once gave that town heart has been shuttered for decades. Yet the residents still hope that Mr. Turner will rise from his bed to bring life and industry back to their sleepy streets. Each morning those residents gather at the foot of Mr. Turner's crumbled wall and pray that man's bones provide answers they desperately need.
Set in the Woods by Lacey Crowe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,260. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 9, 2016 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Jordan, a high school dropout, accepts an acting job in tacky independent horror film, but the director wants him to play with a doll on camera in creepy ways.
Housequake by C. Dennis Moore
Series: Angel Hill. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,240. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Oliver Mark has found the perfect house. Old, abandoned on the outskirts of Angel Hill where no one lives, it’s the perfect place for he and his girlfriend to make a life together. But when Oliver breaks into the place to explore his new treasure, he finds himself lost in a maze of confusion and spatial anomaly.
Thirst by Ulf Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Nine vignettes (eight episodes of Evil, one of Good) asking the questions: Who really enjoys pain? Who gains by it? Are we capable of such deeds, or are we simply puppets, dancing at the end of long, invisible strands that both control and savor?