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Escape Plans by David Sakmyster
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Escape Plans is a collection of 19 mind-bending and adrenaline-fueled stories from the award-winning author of THE PHAROS OBJECTIVE, BLINDSPOTS and CRESCENT LAKE. Ranging from dark fantasy and horror to mystery, science fiction and suspense, in these tales you’ll encounter a chilling cure for cancer, a demonic GPS device and a ghost marriage to a jealous and deadly bride.
Playing With Fire and other stories by Belinda Rees
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,550. Language: Australian English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Three boys accidentally start a bushfire and are visited by a creature fuelled by revenge in Playing With Fire. Mother goes up to the attic to investigate some strange noises during a wild storm. The children wait downstairs but who will come down to them, Mother or the monster? in Is There Something in the Attic? Plus other strange tales in Playing With Fire and other stories.
13 Strange Short Tales by Charles Wells
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
13 short sci-fi/horror stories with twisted endings similar to the old Twilight Zone styled entertainment. These are easy reading, fun and enjoyable shorts that end in "wow" and "whoa" moments for the readers. "Some of the best in its class"
Short Ghost Stories: The Man with the Axe in his Back [Prose-Only] by Queenie Chan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Bento Comics. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
*PROSE-ONLY EDITION* Trapped in an elevator with a murdered man. A woman's foot savaged by something as she reads ghost stories late at night. A boy flees from a battlefield, only to be swallowed by a tree. A starving family struggles to stay civilised... and more. Here are 8 spine-chilling, 'Twilight Zone'-esque short stories for you to read in the late hours of the night.
Coyote Cal - Tales from the Weird West by Milo James Fowler
Price: $2.99 $2.50 USD. (16% off!) Words: 50,110. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
In these thrilling tales from yesteryear, Coyote Cal and his trusty sidekick Big Yap encounter a wizard able to change his shape at will, a scheming witch, a confused zombie, la chupacabra grande, bloodthirsty vampyres, and other sordid fiends. Our heroes will have to rely on their wits, skills, and loads of hot lead to ensure justice prevails. Short Stories - Weird Western / Horror / Humor
Courtley's Weird, Vol 2 by Christopher Courtley
Series: Courtley's Weird. Price: Free! Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Bride of the Chapbook!" The second volume in a series of free ebooks edited by Christopher Courtley. This issue contains some of his best fiction and poetry and also features two short story submissions by fellow Smashwords author Shana O'Quinn. Genres: Weird fiction, horror, D&D fantasy, fairy tales, poetry, LotR fan fiction.
Dark Days: Infected by Greg Wilburn
Price: Free! Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(2.00 from 1 review)
A viral disease originating from Africa breaks out and transforms anyone it touches into a monster beyond comprehension. The virus soon spreads to the United States. As panic sweeps the nation, one man loses everything he once knew in the wake of death. As time goes on, and desperation pushes everyone to the brink, he must fight to survive the raging infection and his diminishing hope.
Reign of the Voice by Jordan Foye
Series: Legend of the Voice. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: American English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
There is an abandoned mansion in Virginia called Underwood. It is haunted by the spirits of the past who are ruled over by Christina, a spirit consumed by rage and hate. Denied death, the spirits' only hope for peace lies in five unsuspecting teenagers who've just arrived. They must figure out how to bring the spirits peace while avoiding Christina's murderous intent.
The Monster War by Bob Cram, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
First there was bigfoot. Then the ice monsters. By the time the aliens invaded in March, JT and Steve were pretty sure something weird was going on. That was just the beginning. Before the year was over they would face insect swarms, giant monsters, zombies, and the one thing that could destroy their friendship for good. A girl.
Martuk ... the Holy: Proseuche by Jonathan Winn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,020. Language: Simple English. Published: July 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The immortal Martuk's tale continues as he battles demons and endures betrayal surrounded by the religious chaos and pagan magic of ancient Antioch.
The Dead Don’t Die by Peter Halder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,660. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Macabre Supernatural Tales of Guyana. Blood-curdling, mind boggling and hair-raising supernatural tales embroidered with murder and mayhem. The cemetery, spirits and dark forces add unreal backgrounds to the tales.
Mina Harker: The Curse of the Vampire by Louise Lake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,510. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Mina Harker: The Curse of the Vampire is a compelling sequel to Dracula, which also acts as a standalone story. Bringing back the old characters and adding new ones to create an emotional, action packed, modernised fantasy from Mina’s perspective with an added twist at the end.
The Zombie Knight Saga - Volume One - Elegy for an Immortal by George M. Frost
Price: Free! Words: 87,430. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.40 from 5 reviews)
A young man dies, and a grim reaper offers to revive him in exchange for servitude. Responsibilities include saving other people’s lives and occasionally fighting unspeakable horrors. But this particular young man already has a few problems of his own, such as crippling shyness. No, seriously. He can barely even speak to people. It's really bad. Takes place in the modern fantasy world of Eleg.
Sherlock Holmes: The Shadow From Beyond by Erik Branz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Murder most foul!! Fans of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos can rejoice as author Erik Branz has skilfully woven a rolling adventure that features the master sleuth and his trusty sidekick Doctor Watson confronting dark supernatural powers of the occult ! Horror awaits as the duo travel across Europe in attempt to save the world from the madman Count Lebda!!
May I Go Play? by Heather Marie Adkins
Price: Free! Words: 23,630. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young woman inherits a southern mansion from her grandmother only to find the original owners want company. "May I Go Play?" is an eleven-thousand word short story originally featured in The Eclective's "Haunted Collection."
Drury Manor: Volume 1 by George Esler
Price: Free! Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
At age 16, Henry Crosson's entire life has been turned upside down. A tragic accident lands him at the mysterious Drury Manor, where ghostly children play in the halls, voices call up from the well, and people keep dying. Slowly, Henry begins to realize this may be no coincidence after all. There is an evil, ancient presence lurking about the property. And it's been waiting for him.
Zombie Town by Griffin Carmichael
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,060. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by The Guthrie Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
From city to suburbia, zombies are all the rage as they rampage on their quest for sustenance, taking down strangers, friends and neighbors alike, without pity or remorse. Here are nine short stories about the times when the dead walk and the living fear.
Descent into Damnation by Shaun Herbert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,340. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A supernatural story with a twist... Descent into Damnation is the second part of "The Cursed" series, which shows the darker side of human nature at its worst. A tale of Crime, murder, the supernatural and demonic manipulation.
The Dance of Death by Peter Halder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The Dance of Death: Chilling Supernatural Tales from Guyana by Peter Halder A crypt of seven chilling, spell binding and spine tingling supernatural tales that portray the folklore of Guyana.
Gwyneth by J. M. Zuniga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,180. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When infatuation turns into obsession...no one is safe. For the past few months, an admirer has been showering Gwyneth with unexpected gifts. At first, she is flattered, until things go from being creepy to downright dangerous. With her life in peril, Gwyneth becomes her own protector. However, will that be enough to keep her safe?