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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
Cold Stairs by Mark Petersen
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.57 from 7 reviews)
Winner of an Honorable Mention Virginia Tech Literary Award, this story takes place in Eastern Kentucky and is based on what might have been a true ghost story. I consider this to be my best finished piece, and I look forward to your feedback. Enjoy!
The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Free edition, with exclusive excerpt from A Soul to Steal) by Washington Irving
Price: Free! Words: 33,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Rob Blackwell. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Washington Irving’s short story of a New England schoolteacher and his chilling encounter with the Headless Horseman is one of the United States’ most celebrated literary works. The following version is a complete edition of the classic tale, including its original spelling and formatting. It is intended to be a free ebook version of Washington Irving’s haunting masterpiece.
The Island - Part 1 by Michael Stark
Price: Free! Words: 30,800. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General(4.56 from 16 reviews)
The Fever struck hard and fast, rising out of the slums and claiming victim after victim. William Hill knew his chances of avoiding the virus sat squarely between slim and none. His one option seemed to be not if, but where he would die. The island had been one of the last and best times with his father. It seemed as good a place as any to die. He just didn’t realize how good.
Indi Horror by Mohit Sharma "Trendster"
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: Hindi. Published: October 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
*Prefer PDF D/L* Horror stories with Indian backdrops. Characters, scenes, other elements have a distinct Indian touch. Apart from the horror element this book helps in the study of contrasts & analysis that how common elements like Love, Horror etc, change so much with change in backdrop(s). Language - Hindi. Conversion of Hindi fonts for reading formats is below average, so, used English text.
Pick Your Poison by F.C. Schaefer
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead(1.00 from 1 review)
It is true, no matter how bad things get, they can always get worse. For a handful of survivors the worst is not a virulent superflu which has killed 99% of the earth's population. No, the worst comes when they learn they are not the only ones to live through the end of civilization; the creatures of the night have survived just fine and they are ravenously hungry now.
Kruipend duister by Jack Schlimazlnik
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: Dutch. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Nadat Huig zijn familie heeft verlaten, probeert hij zijn memoires te schrijven. Het verleden lijkt hem echter in te halen, waarbij zijn angsten bijna tastbaar worden.
Wolves of Darkness Rerun by Jackie Williamson
Price: Free! Words: 27,980. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General
A woman returns home to visit her mother, only to find she is deeply involved in strange, macabre science. A dark pack haunts her old home town, running in the snow—and with them, the boy she used to love. A Gender Switch Adventure.
Angel Fire (Fallen Angels - Book 1) by Valmore Daniels
Price: Free! Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011 by Mummer Media. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.00 from 1 review)
I am cursed with a dark power: When I’m in danger, my subconscious summons elemental fire. I cannot control this. One night I was attacked. The fire raged. I survived but the power killed my parents. I went to prison for ten years. Now I'm out and want to rebuild my life; but the man who attacked me is back. I can sense the power growing. If I can't control it, it will destroy everyone I love.
The Guild of Fallen Clowns by Francis Xavier
Price: Free! Words: 120,890. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Haunted Labyrinth of Mirrors was just your average walk-through carnival attraction to most of its visitors. However, for Alan, lurking behind the surface of the mirrored walls was the home of Peepers, the ghoulishly creepy clown spirit and leader of The Guild of Fallen Clowns. In the darkness behind the thin reflective coating, deception tugs at his immortal soul.
Night of the Were-Squirrels by Drew Beatty
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Danny thought his biggest problem was being a downtown kid trapped in farm country. Then he found out about the Were-Squirrels. The back alleys of Toronto have not prepared him for this.
Bunnies by Justin Cawthorne
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.60 from 10 reviews)
The infamous Easter chiller - now available in a terrifying new "Easter 2011 Edition" featuring many, many less typos and at least 13% more fire (with kind reference to the attentions of Ms Wielding). Please note that this is NOT a children's story... although it does feature children, and bunnies...
Zombies Don't Kiss & Tell: A YA Short Story by Rusty Fischer
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Jordy’s best friend thought setting him up on a blind date with a zombie would be a great prank. He never expected Jordy would fall for one of the living dead…
Aftermath: Found by Richard Schwarz
Series: Aftermath Zombie, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 6,070. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead(3.60 from 5 reviews)
Aftermath: Found chronicles Ghost’s survival prior to her traveling companions and the horrors of the zombie apocalypse. She is alone, afraid, and looking for somewhere to die. America is a wasteland where survivors are often forced to extreme measures. For one survivor running isn't an option. He would rather fight than hide.
Ancient Awakening (The Ancient) by Matthew Bryan Laube
Price: Free! Words: 58,020. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » General(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Hell comes home to Jersey. Seven ancient demons known as the Fallen have awakened in New Jersey. Fortunately for Mike and Ann, so has the one man who can stop them, Joseph Miller. Trapped in a hospital filled with mythical monsters, only together can they unravel the mystery of the Cursed and escape with not only their lives but their very humanity.
Aftermath: Wanderer by Richard Schwarz
Series: Aftermath Zombie, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Adventure » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Aftermath: Wanderer details the exploits of Ghost as she learns to become proficient in survival. She can shed the tears she wants but her strange companion seems to have less compassion for her than her harsh surroundings. However, there may be another side to him she must learn to understand without the aid of social norms.
The Island - Part 2 by Michael Stark
Price: Free! Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » General(4.50 from 8 reviews)
The Fever exploded across the U.S. and the world. Hour by hour the news grew worse. The virus was spreading at a bewildering pace, killing so fast that estimates had to be constantly revised. Even worse, it appeared to be mutating to an even deadlier form. Along with it came an evil that no one expected. And it knew his name.
Dark Matter Heart by Nathan Wrann
Price: Free! Words: 37,800. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Nathan Wrann. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Horror » General(4.08 from 13 reviews)
Seventeen year-old Cordell Griffin and his mother move from Los Angeles to the Pacific Northwest to start a new life. Cor has one goal: blend in and be invisible. Unfortunately for him, no matter how far he goes, he can't run away from his secrets. Secrets about who he is. Secrets about why he's sick. And secrets about why so many people he meets end up dead, drained of blood.
Zombie Games (Origins) by Kristen Middleton
Series: Zombie Games, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.40 from 5 reviews)
Seventeen year old Cassandra Wild thought living in the chaos of her mother’s home daycare and dealing with her developing feelings for Bryce, her new Martial Arts’ instructor, was a struggle, until the night her world turned upside down. When an untested vaccine kills more than just a rampant flu virus, Cassie learns how to survive in a world where the dead walk and the living…run!
The Zombie Plagues Book One by Geo Dell
Series: The Zombie Plagues, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by independAntwriters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic(5.00 from 1 review)
What if the world ended tomorrow? What would you do? Would you be able to survive? The Zombie Plagues books follow a small group of men and women as they struggle to survive on a vastly changed earth, where the dead sometimes do not remain dead. Follow along as they try to rebuild their own lives as they rebuild their world.