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Perfection
By Kim Cote
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Melinda and her husband Greg have the perfect existence. They love their new home, jobs and of course each other. But when Melinda starts experiencing sights and sounds she can’t explain, she begins to fear her serenity may unravel – and fast.
Galaxy Motel
By Victoria Henry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,730. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Since the 1950s, the Galaxy Motel has witnessed the growing pains and culture shifts of a restless America pass through its doors. In their own distinct voice, with humor and compassion, three motel managers recount the story of their most memorable guest: a teenage girl in the 50s, a runaway musician in the 60s, and a drug addict with a penchant for redecorating in the 2000s.
Drumbeats (Expanded Edition)
By Neil Peart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A chilling story cowritten with Rush drummer and lyricist Neil Peart. A rock drummer bicycling through the African wilderness encounters a village that makes very special drums. This one will make your heart skip a beat. Includes essays by Kevin J. Anderson and by Neil Peart.
Diseased Libido #8 Mutant Dawn
By Carter Rydyr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,140. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Storm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Something strange is happening to Sally. She is changing into something not quite human. It’s happening to women and girls everywhere, and not just to those in the small suburbs where Sally lives. The authorities are helpless, the world’s experts are baffled. No-one knows what causes it, or how to stop it. Things are never going to be the same again, not ever!
An Endless Hunger
By Narcisse Navarre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012 by Digital Alchemist LLC. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 1 review)
New York's oldest resident hasn't aged a day. Beneath his youthful facade lurks an ancient menace. Experience the nightmare of eternal damnation through the hauntingly depraved psyche of a nameless villain.
Trash the Dress
By David H. Hendrickson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Trashing their wedding dresses seems like a wild and fun way for Beth and Jenna to celebrate their anniversaries. But an unexpected visitor interrupts their plans. Beth's abusive mother haunts Beth's dress, and she appears as soon as Beth slips it on. BONUS STORY: "All Over Again" "David H. Hendrickson is one of my favorite writers." -- USA Today Bestselling Author Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Old Man Scratch
By Rio Youers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Johnny Gregson moved to the country to enjoy the quiet of his twilight years, but it seems he's got two problems. The first is the roadkill. His neighbour—Hill "Scratch" Clayton—is the second. Scratch is a hard-edged old man and a creature of habit. He mows his lawn at first light every morning, and the sound of the John Deere's engine always wakes Johnny and his wife from their brittle sleep.
Little Monsters
By Terry Hayman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,160. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
What did the writing of Frankenstein do for the life of young Mary Shelley? When she miscarried, when her married lover was unfaithful, when her half-sister killed herself, when she and her new husband fled to Italy only to lose their two children there to sickness and death? What did her tale wreak in her then? Because Frankenstein wasn’t just a story she wrote. It was a plan.
Latham's Lake: Some Secrets Should Stay Buried
By Veronica Anderson
Series: Campfire, Book 3. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Latham loves visiting Moss Lake but the truth about the lake could ruin the perfect life that she now shares with her mother. After hearing the truth, a chance meeting with the ghost of her father could nearly leave her dead. What really happened at Moss Lake?
The Darkest Prison
By C S McClellan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
(12,000 word short story) Bran Carstairs is convicted for a murder he didn’t commit, left free to walk the streets — if he dares. Transformed into the thing used to frighten naughty children, a Null, he will be a man without a face, hiding in the shadows, no longer human. He will be prey, hunted for sport. His only choice is to survive or die. How long will it be before death is the better choice?
Exeunt Demon King
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Johannes Cabal, a necromancer of some little infamy, has faced many horrors during his career, but in this tale he tells of an early encounter with something that horrified even him. Pantomime. A provincial theatre has seen a series of strange deaths. The young Cabal investigates, even though this requires him to don red tights, a curling moustache, and become... the Demon King.
Home, Sweet Home
By Carolina Lane
Series: Novels, Novellas, and Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014 by JaMa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Home, Sweet Home is a paranormal sweet romance set in the 1940s. It's the story of a house. A house haunted by a cursed soul trapped forever in a four floor prison with the creature that trapped him. It's also the story of Anne Baxter a pretty young woman who was unlucky enough to marry a nasty drunk with a bad temper. When Anne and her husband move into the house Anne realizes they are not alone.
The Hunting Trip
By Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,560. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Hunting Trip. An Encounters Short. A man and his dog plan a hunting trip to what they think is a deserted island. What they find is a nightmare that could be hunting them. Hunting Trip is a 1,400 word short story that can be read in one sitting such as a coffee break or commute to work.
Like Part of the Family
By Jonathan Maberry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sam Hunter's latest client is gorgeous, blond, and marked for death. Her ex-husband-David Skye-is a brutal and dangerous gangster with a shocking secret. Skye thinks that a small time P.I. like Sam can be scared off. David Skye is a very scary guy. But Sam Hunter is scary in an entirely different way-and he treats every one of his clients Like Part of the Family. Things are about to get messy.
Offerings
By Stewart Felkel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Retired, and recently widowed, FBI agent Tommy McCain moves to a small town in Louisiana in search of a missing friend. What he finds is a community of characters who are sometimes quirky and sometimes sinister. Every small town has its secrets, but this town harbors a much darker secret that confounds Tommy and might have already consumed his friend. Offerings is a 12,000 word mystery novella.
Johannes Cabal and the Blustery Day
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,540. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Johannes Cabal has faced down the undead, ghosts, monsters, and Satan himself. But before all that, he fought the terrifying Bonewind. "Johannes Cabal and the Blustery Day" was the story that first introduced the necromancer of some little infamy back in 2004. Long out of print, it makes its belated return on Hallowe'en, of course.
Dont Ever Change
By John H. Carroll
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
0.75 star(4.70 from 10 reviews)
High school: a time of memories, good and bad. Students get together to sign each other’s yearbooks. “Don’t Ever Change” is a common phrase. What would happen if one of those students never did change? How would that student feel about it? Would it make them happy, sad or psychotic? How would you feel if you had never changed from that young teenager in high school?
Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale
By Richard Hector, Sr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
0.75 star(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Soucouyant is the first of a series retelling Caribbean folktales updated for today's taste. In this entry, the ancient soucouyant manifests as a beautiful woman of Indian descent. She extracts her unique style of justice from a local small time thug ("bad John") whose action resulted in the suicide of a teenage girl.
The Tale of Storm Raven
By Vagabondage Press LLC
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Nick, a London musician and bookstore manager, falls for a goth beauty he meets online. However, Suzy has a problem. No one believes a ghost is gradually taking over Suzy’s life, until Nick and his friend Zac start to investigate. But is it too late though for Suzy, who is gradually spiraling into a sordid decline?
A Life of Death: 12
By Weston Kincade
Series: A Life of Death, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
With Jessie in the hospital, Alex realizes he has changed Shelley’s target. Now Paige and Jamie’s lives are at risk. Unable to reach them, he must rush home. Shelley’s motivations are still in question, and where she might have taken the Drummond family remain to be seen, but the minutes until November 21st are ticking away. Will Alex and his partner make it in time to save them both?