Fiction » Holiday » Halloween

Cupid's Maze
Price: Free! Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.90 from 10 reviews)
A short story - Sean has popped the question and dreads the drive across the bleak Kansas landscape on Valentine's Day to announce his intentions to his fiancee Janet's parents. When he sees a sign for a corn maze, he pulls in for a momentary reprieve. Little does he know what a mistake he's made.
All Hallows' Eve
Price: Free! Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
This collection began as a Halloween flash fiction writing contest on Facebook, sponsored by Sharon Van Orman. This is not one person’s achievement, but a collective of people from around the block and around the world. Enjoy these spooky bits, for they are what makes Halloween special!
Zombies Don't Celebrate: 8 Holiday Poems
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Mistletoe? Check. Fireworks? Check. Pumpkins? Check. Leprechauns? Check. Zombies? Uh oh... Enjoy this seasonal sampling of 8 holiday poems about... the Living Dead!
Zombies Don't Study: A YA Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
(5.00 from 1 review)
Homework?!? Zombies don't need no stinkin' homework... find out why Zombies Don't Study in this FREE YA short story of the living dead.
The Right Vampire: A Romantic Halloween Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
When Haley Chambers mistakes a handsome stranger in a Dracula costume for her blind date, she thinks she’s died and gone to matchmaker heaven! That is until her friend points out her “real” blind date – half as handsome but just as Dracula – across the room. Now Haley must decide which is the “right” vampire, surprising herself in the process.
The Werewolf's Halloween Costume: A YA Paranormal Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Question: What does the werewolf wear to the Halloween Costume Party? Answer: Anything he wants! Find out what the werewolf wears on Halloween in this YA paranormal story, perfect reading for any time of year!
A Halloween Heart: A Romantic Holiday Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Gemma Mathers is a tour guide at "Frightening Footsteps," a Ghost Walk company in Snowflake, South Carolina. It's Halloween and when only one guest shows for the tour, Gemma can hardly believe her good fortune at being stuck with handsome, young Greg Saunders all night. Or *is* it too good to be true? As real haunts start coming fast & furious, Gemma is convinced this will be a night to remember!
The Old Woman from Catspaw
Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Felicity Furr was a cranky old crone nobody liked. Known as "the cat lady" in Catspaw, Indiana, she lived high up Devil's Elbow with her black cat, Lucifer. The night before Halloween, young Tommy Wilson and his buddies set out to do mischief at the old woman's cabin. Surprise and mystery await.
Unmasking
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Trace Handley hates social events of any kind, but she has reluctantly agreed to go to a Halloween party to deliver an important message. Before she can accomplish the mission, though, she has to identify the intended recipient despite costumes, her own shyness, and the dubious assistance of the source of the instruction, a ghost who wants her to get a message to the man accused of murdering him.
The Witch Who Made Adjustments
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,630. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012 by Norilana Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A humorous and deeply heartwarming fantasy novelette of a witch who may not be as "terrible" as she seems -- a witch who came into a turn-of-the-century town, just a few days before Halloween, and changed the lives of the entire populace, and especially young Tommy, a hardworking boy, and his impoverished family.
All Hallows Eve
Series: All Hallows Eve, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,920. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ages 9 and up. Learn the fantastic origin of our beloved Halloween Heroine. When 13-year-old Eve Halloran dresses as a famous superhero for a costume party, she finds herself imbued with amazing, supernatural powers. But as an evil from World War 2 resurfaces on this shadowy night, she learns that it takes more than empowerment to truly be a hero.
Locks of Her Hair
Price: Free! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
There was a legend about the sugar cane fields. Everybody knew not to go in there after dark, especially under the light of the harvest moon. Andrew's Uncle Joe disappeared in there. The only trace ever found of him was his partially smoked cigar. One October night, Andrew set out to discover what happened to Uncle Joe. He took his younger sister with him and went looking for his missing uncle.
Big Enough for Halloween
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,970. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
After years of sitting at home watching Lucy and Dad play Trick-or-Treat, Billy is old enough to join the fun. There's nothing to it, or so Lucy says. But in his quest for free candy, Billy forgets one very important thing: big sisters lie.
The Fight On Halloween Night: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
Still looking for a quick Halloween scare? When you have a few minutes, here is a fun, short read for both young and old.
Seeing Devils: An IPMA Adventure for Halloween 2013
Series: IPMA Shorts (Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts), Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Halloween, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Love the Institute for the Preservation of Magical Artifacts cameos in "The Old Silk Hat: A Frosty The Snowman Prequel" and "Troll Brother"? Then give this Halloween 2013 creepy story a try. Find out what it is IPMA Special Agent Jackson Davison's been unable to see since he was a child.
Death Is Becoming
Price: Free! Words: 12,710. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
This Halloween, college girl, Erin Kowalkski, battles cancer once again. But this time, she has questions and she’s dying to know the answers. What will her dreams and aspirations, all she’s learned, felt and experienced, amount to when she’s gone? What will she become? Guided by a hot new patient and chased by a menacing wraith, Erin learns more about life and death than she’d ever imagined.
Scary Movies: A Romantic Halloween Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
It’s Halloween and Haley Tyson is working late at her father’s video store, Rewind. When her last customer turns out to be Josh Ridgeway, high school dweeb turned college freshman hunk, she can’t believe her luck. That is, until Josh’s girlfriend walks in. Will Halloween scare their romance away? Or will midnight turn Haley’s trick into a treat? This 4,630-word short story is 25 pages long.
Powdered Bones
Price: Free! Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a shop owner who unknowingly buys an annoying ghost.
The Ghost of Leonard Korn
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 1 review)
On Halloween night, a young boy and his three friends set out to search for the ghost that has haunted their small town for decades. The four youths learn that searching for a ghost can be more perilous than they ever imagined.
All Hallows' Eve
Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: British English. Published: July 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a trendy London bar, three friends meet up at a fancy-dress party, in appropriately silly clothes for such an occasion. Each of them content to hide their true selves behind their costumes. The trouble is there are some things you can't hide from. Like fate.