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Elsa by Tim Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 92,950. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.00 from 1 review)
Bill Metts is a former pediatrician turned county coroner suffering from self-diagnosed mental illness and preferring the solitude of his morgue and its inanimate inhabitants to the company of the living. One evening after a long day Bill, realizing the kitchen coverts are bare, stops by the local market where he meets an extremely attractive but shabbily dressed young woman calling herself Elsa.
Big Pulp: Lot's Crawlers by Big Pulp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,870. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012 by Big Pulp. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A string of grisly murders and missing persons cases puts a young police officer at risk of becoming food for worms in "Lot's Crawlers" by Joel V. Kela, the featured story in the Winter 2012 issue of Big Pulp (cover art by Ken Knudtsen). This issue also features 25 more great stories and poems from the best emerging and established genre writers from around the world!
The Ex by Anne Billson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,790. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy(4.00 from 1 review)
John Croydon is out of his depth. His latest client is classy and beautiful, and she's being stalked by her fiance's ex-wife, who is threatening to disrupt the wedding, or worse. Can Croydon persuade this inconvenient ex to leave the happy couple alone? Problem is, she's going to take a lot of persuading. Because she's dead. Has been dead for some time. And she isn't looking pretty.
Z Plan: Blood on the Sand (Z PLan Book 1) by Mikhail Lerma
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Cale, a U.S. Army Soldier, is in the middle of one conflict, just as another more terrifying one has begun. The insurgents are the least of his worries now. Instead, the undead have become the new enemy. Fighting for his life at every turn, and losing friends along the way, he must trek across the globe just in the hopes that he will hold his wife and daughter in his arms again.
Canterville's Quest by Wendy Cockcroft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,260. Language: British English. Published: August 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Television medium Edward de Montfort Canterville plans to hold a live séance at the site of Titanic's resting place on the hundredth anniversary of the sinking. Can he pull it off or will protestors derail it?
The Dislocated Man, Part Two by Larry Donnell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012 by Focus House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Hannah Werth wakes bound to a chair in an old-style kitchen. Unfortunately, she has little time to piece together the puzzle of her death because a man immediately begins torturing her. Meanwhile, her husband Jack begins the long struggle of accepting her death while also being forced to examine his relationship with his sister, Stacy. Will they ever recover from their dark and violent past?
Scorched Earth by Joel Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Four college friends go inner-tubing down the Wakkamungus River after a forest fire has devastated the surrounding landscape. As they float through an eerie silence, they can't help but feel that there's something else out there...something watching them. They soon find themselves in a life and death struggle against something that has risen from the smoldering ashes. *This is a short story*
Transient Tales Volume 1 by Michelle Ann King
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 20,870. Language: British English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 1 review)
The first in the Transient Tales series collects 11 short stories of SF, fantasy and horror, totalling 20,000 words and ranging from light to dark and all shades in-between.
Written in Her Flesh by F Hampton Carmine
You set the price! Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Mary Katherine and her daughter, had just moved into her deceased husbands house on the Isle of Anglesey, Wales. Each night she is awakened clawing her way up through layers of sleep, driven by the anguish and terror in her daughter's screams. When she reaches her, blood greets her, Aline's fingers dripping red and sticky as she holds her hands over the freshly cut runes in her chest.
The Sacrifice by C. C. Blake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A missing sweetheart leads a recovering alcoholic reporter into a world of magic and the macabre. Chet Powder is soon up to his ears in trouble, but that's what it takes to net the biggest scoop of his career. And also the one chance for his sweetheart to escape a mysterious menace . . .
Don't Pick Up The Phone (Short Paranormal Thriller) by M.D Khamil
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(3.00 from 1 review)
A teenage girl killed her best friend after answering a phone call from a stranger. No one knows who made the calls, from where and what's the caller's intention. Detective Inspector Claire invited two experienced demonologists, Ed and Lorraine Warrens to help her in solving these mysterious cases, something related to paranormal activity.
The Sweatergeist by Joseph D'Agnese
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Meet Archie Bleecker, the fingerless detective. He earns his keep by solving New York’s most irrelevant cases. When a rich man hires him to investigate the case of a sweater that won’t stay put, Bleecker’s got more than mystery on his hands. Part ghost story, part private eye yarn, this short story first appeared in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine.
Ghost Mining by Scott Weaver
Price: Free! Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 1 review)
Two boys like to play in the woods, pretending they are miners working at the nearby mine that has been closed for decades. They pretend to mine for gold or diamonds, but one of the boys has lost a loved one recently. So when they go into the woods this time, the grieving boy no longer wants to mine for gold, he wants to mine for ghosts, and he wants to do it in the mine, instead of outside it.
The Haunting of Bramble Briar by Violetta Antcliff
Series: Haunting, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Bramble Briar is a cottage of mystery with its own resident ghost.
Sunsetters by Sylver Belle Garcia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Jeweliette is down on her luck. Things begin to change once she meets the mysterious William Knight. She will soon discover a new world and things are not as they seem....
Viven en la oscuridad by Javier Berzosa
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,450. Language: Spanish. Published: February 21, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Cuando la desaparición de una de las familias más prestigiosas de Inglaterra pone en jaque a todos los medios de comunicación del país, Gavin Royce deberá poner punto y aparte a sus problemas familiares para indagar en los posibles hechos que han ocasionado este escalofriante suceso.
Tales for a Dark Night, Book 3--an Archon anthology of horror by Scott Clark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,000. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
Night is coming on and things gather in the blackness. A past comes back to haunt a woman with a phone call. A mummy takes on the ship that was unsinkable. A student takes part in a drug trial in Mexico and gets more than he bargained for. A woman and her husband out on a camping trip come face to face with death. A man has tickets to a train that doesn't exist and to his horror catches it.
Wither by L. Chambers-Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Black House Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Hangar 408 of the Nelson Airfield is legendary in the paranormal world. It has been studied, evaluated, and investigated by the most respected paranormal professionals in the nation. Phillip Moore knows it's a farce. The professional skeptic is eager to end the fear-mongering.
Pentacle - A Self Collection by Tom Piccirilli
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Horror » General
PENTACLE collects the classic tales of an unnamed Necromancer and his demonic familiar "Self" as they wander the spectral highways of America incurring the wrath of both heaven and hell.
The Prion Attachment by Kathleen Morris
Series: Blood War, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Horror » Undead(5.00 from 1 review)
The U.S is under attack! Terrorists have poisoned the water system resulting in a world wide biological incident, and newlyweds Nadia and Manuel Espinosa fight to survive the aftermath of a devastating pandemic. BOOK ONE IN THE 'BLOOD WAR TRILOGY'