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The White Room by Christine Spencer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Lola Ryder. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Horror » General
Is the time travel possible? A middle-aged librarian Jim Riley certainly thinks so, after he inherits a mysterious crystal ornament. During his trips into the past, Jim encounters something sinister lurking in the dark cobbled streets of a Victorian town and becomes a witness to horrific events. Things are not what they seem to be and Jim soon loses the track between dreams and reality.
The Doll by Virginia T. Watson
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · Horror, Suspense, Thrillers, and Chillers · Rising Fast · Complimentary Books · Freebies, Book 54. Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
There is something about the house next door, nearly torn asunder by flames, but inside, a baby's cry seems impossible. It seems only to come from a faded photograph of a doll. When it is taken from its home, it seems to change, on its own, and with it, change the lives of those around it for the worse.
Sing Me Your Scars by Damien Angelica Walters
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Apex Publications. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
In her first collection of short fiction, Damien Angelica Walters weaves her lyrical voice through suffering and sorrow, teasing out the truth and discovering hope.
Monsters in the Night (Project Adam - Sample 1) by Travis Lee
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Body-snatching aliens, government conspiracies, psychic children and alcoholic detectives. My latest: Monsters in the Night, the first chapter of 'Project Adam'.
What Child Is This? by Victor J. Banis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
What had happened to her own daughter? Where had this child come from, the mother wondered. Who was she? Why did she sit for hours staring at her baby brother, contemplating...who knew what? It was enough to drive you mad...especially, if you had a history of madness. But the doctors had assured her that was all behind her, a thing of the past... Wasn't it? A short story.
Bring Up the Bones by S. E. Chase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,770. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Forensic anthropologist Kait Jenret retrieves three museum boxes of bones.The specter of murder brings detective Einar Hannesson and opens the door to a mystery. More skeletons, all missing left hands. Einar enlists the help of former partner Michael Lewis, who has his own issues, namely he's undead. Adirondack trapper Thomas Skinner holds the bloody key. Secrets rise when you bring up the bones.
Tante Vuol Dire Nessuna by Alicexsempre
Price: Free! Words: 580. Language: Italian. Published: July 12, 2015 by ZeugmaPad. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Un noir che riassume in un delitto l'amarezza e i retroscena di molti tradimenti. Un insolito epilogo per una vendetta che inevitabilmente non restituisce la felicità.
A PatientMan's Journal-Volume One America's First Black Serial Killer by DWebwon
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 48,730. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The first is the story of Jebadiah James DunWoody, America's first black serial. The year was 1931, imprisoned for his crimes Jebadiah, the worlds first known Black mass murderer, agrees to give an interview to Marvin McNeely, a young naïve white reporter, telling his tale as only he can. Walking into the prison that day McNeely had no idea that his life would never be the same again.
Dead by Dawn—A Short Story of Terror and Bloodshed by Lorraine Taylor
Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime(4.00 from 1 review)
An Innocent Town. A Helpless Witness. An Insane Gunman. A Day in Hell. Dead by Dawn is a short story of approximately 7,200 words.
Sins of the Fathers by John Richmond
Price: Free! Words: 111,080. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Father John Calvin is a priest with a mission: Kill anyone the Vatican considers a threat. But when a demon possesses the young son of a Mafia strong-man his masters send Calvin on a mission of mercy. The priest must battle an ancient and familiar foe under the shadow of the boy's criminal father. In the end he will confront evil both supernatural and human. But his greatest enemy may lie within.
Llave al Infierno by Patricio Morales
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: Swedish. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Pasados seis meses de un inexplicable ataque que mató a una docena de trabajadores, el condominio "Llave al Paraíso" abre sus puertas. Prontamente las familias que llegan a vivir allí son víctimas de extraños y sanguinarios ataques. Una red de corrupción a desenmascarar por dos periodistas, quienes se enfrentarán a una organizada agrupación.
Wrath by Lorraine Taylor
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Wrath—Intense Anger, Rage. A marriage. A betrayal. A rage too fierce to control. A Free Story From The Seven Deadly Sins Collection Coming Soon.
Mindflower by Cody Phillips
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 175,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Christopher McDaniel - just an ordinary twelve-year-old boy walking home after school. What happens next makes Cody Phillips' Mindflower a very tough read, because with tendrils snaking throughout the upper echelons of American society a dark secret perpetuates a repeated and heinous crime.
I Own You by Natasha Stevens
Series: I Own You: Dark Erotica. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,680. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
He picks the lock and enters her house. She awakens to find a man in her bedroom, touching her. But he is not a stranger. Not quite. He is the brother of a former boyfriend who tried to kill himself because of her. And the man in her bedroom wants to get even ... and he wants her. This is Natasha Stevens' most shocking dark erotica thriller yet. Disturbing content - reader discretion advised.
Distance to Empty by Lee Moan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Joe and Susie Maxwell are heading across the moors to collect their daughter. Unfortunately, Joe forgot to fill up on petrol. To make matters worse, a strange cloud lies between them and their destination. Will they make it to their daughter before the petrol runs out? Or will they fall prey to the terrible things inside the cloud . . .?
Dark Voodoo by Michael Danese
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
In this short story, Victor LaMacchia is a former NFL Pro Bowl player and the chairman of the company that he created, Dark Voodoo, that caters to the upscale motorcycle enthusiast. He also works “off the grid” to help his friend, the DA of New Orleans deal with criminals that have managed to slip through the long arm of the law. It’s a perfect set up for him, a ruthless serial killer!
The Sins of the Past by Jason Wallace
Series: Horror, Suspense, Thrillers, and Chillers · Hot Picks · Virginia's Hot Picks · Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories · Rising Fast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Kevin Kendrick must come to terms with his grandfather not being who he's always been thought to be and that he killed Kevin's real grandfather. As times wears on, Kevin feels his mind slipping away, with each tick of the clock stealing something from him. Can he learn to forgive and put everything in the past, where it's always been, or can he, a mild-mannered man, bring justice full circle?