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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
Trapped by Natalia Marx
Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When Jordan is awakened in the middle of the night by a horde of the undead, he is forced into a fight for his life and his upperclass suburban existence. What he finds leads him to question the safe path he has followed in life and ultimately make the choice to stay the course or start fresh.
The Bite by Douglas T. Vale
Series: Douglas T. Vale's Short Stories, Book 35. Price: $3.03 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Driven from his father's house, a young man tries to fend for himself on the monster-infested streets just before nightfall. A horror short story.
Att de i tid må väckas by Frida Arwen Rosesund
Price: Free! Words: 68,350. Language: Swedish. Published: February 8, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Skräck, folktro och romantik i 40-talets Sverige. Hilda flyr hemmet eftersom hon är gravid och inte vill att hennes far ska upptäcka det. Hon rymmer en natt genom Bergslagens skogar och når utkanten av en by där tvillingarna Lia och Märta bor. De tar hand om henne men uppträder allt mer märkligt.
Comes the Dark (The Dark Trilogy Book 1) by Patrick D'Orazio
Series: The Dark Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,580. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The end came with a whimper, not a bang. The virus engulfed the world in a matter of days. The infected die…and then rise again. Governments collapsed, armies disappeared, and entire civilizations turned to dust as the human race tore itself to pieces. “Grabs you from the first few pages… I enjoyed the mix of good character building and tense action…” --HorrorNews.net
H1NZ-0 (Abby and Phil's stories) (H1NZ series) by Stephen J Sweeney
Series: H1NZ, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
The virus struck suddenly and without mercy, spreading across the globe in a matter of weeks, transforming every living thing into grotesque monstrosities - part human, part plant, part animal, and altogether very, very dangerous. Few were immune. But there were survivors. There was hope for some.
It's Over Chronicles: Just One Fix by C. Dennis Moore
Price: Free! Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
In this sort of prequel to IT'S OVER, Dwayne and Scott are headed to an out of the way place to make a score on a hot Texas afternoon in 1977. Dwayne is in dire need of a fix and as the day wears on he's not entirely sure if the hallucinations he's having are brought on by the sickness or if there's something about his friend Scott he doesn't know.
The Protester by Benny Sims
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Norma Wells is a powerful political activist. Denise Nolan is a young factory worker facing a difficult situation and an even more difficult choice. Both of their lives are impacted when they cross paths with a supernatural force that controls all things in the universe. Their eternal fate will be determined by how they live their lives...whether they choose to do what's right, or what's wrong.
The Dark by Jason Brant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,990. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Christy Barnett is sleeping when her aging German shepherd Molly growls into the darkness outside her bedroom. She wakes to a dim glow provided by her Kindle’s screen, thankful that she had fallen asleep while reading again. The power has gone out, the world outside her window is eerily dark and silent. And Molly is wary of something that waits in the hallway, hiding in the shadows.
Electric Wolves by John Archer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Horror » General
A group of six colonists awake from cold sleep partway to their destination - everyone else is dead, the ships cannot be landed, and an electronic warfare attack has left something malicious behind in the ships' computers. The survivors try to find out what happened, but discover that the hostile code is much more dangerous and important than they originally imagined.
Virginia is for Zombies by Jason Henry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,310. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
After watching the zombie apocalypse unfold from his home in Northern Virginia, Ian leads his family and friends to the one place guaranteed to have what they need to survive, Wal-Mart. But once they make it through the throngs of the undead, he realizes that its not enough to just survive. As the survivors in Wal-Mart watch the end of civilization, Ian knows that he needs more from life with the
Remembering (Vampin Book Series #17) by Jamie Ott
Price: Free! Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » Undead
After recovering memories of the man he was before, Seth has a new found hatred for the Queen. It's his drive that propels Starr and the others forward, especially as she has gone soft with the new knowledge of the woman she was before.
10 Minutes From Home: Episode 2 by Bill Howard
Series: 10 Minutes From Home, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Denny, Thom and Isabel have escaped the madness of the streets and found a way out of the city. A long trek through the sewers takes them away from the dangers of Toronto, but as they get onto rural roads, a quiet country house may not only hold supplies and shelter, but may hold some answers.
Behind the Badge by Terry Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
In Book 10 of the Justin Graves Horror Short Story Series, bad cops use deadly force against a teenage boy who's arguing with his mother about joining the army.
Elmore's Accident by Michael Hearing
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » Crime
"It was that most loathsome of all things: an uncanny, routine-disrupting inconvenience and anomaly." Elmore had never reckoned on the paranormal or the preternatural. But now that he's had his accident, he is "seeing" certain events in the near future – including his own (although he doesn't know it yet).
Ownership is Fatal by Sarah Maloney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.00 from 5 reviews)
When 14 year old Sharon hears a noise under her bed, she experiences a night that is unforgettable. A story by an 11 year old Sarah Maloney.
Timberlin by Tessa Van Wade
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In an attempt to escape the nightmares of her past, Naomi takes a housekeeping job at a vacant country estate called Timberlin. Her one warning is to never enter the second wing. She goes about her duties, yet she is not alone. Something or someone walks Timberlin's long, dark halls. Terrifying events take place and she is forced to look deeper. But her search reveals a sinister presence.
The Man with the Silver Matchbox by Jamie McNabb
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(SHORT STORY: URBAN FANTASY) Nothing beats the smell of a burning witch. When a local witch-burner-in-chief decides to rid his town of its new high priestess, he organizes a raid on her coven's next Sabbat. However, the high priestess has laid plans of her own. In a twinkling, a run-of-the-mill witch-burning turns into a hot time in the moonlight, complete with gunfire and marshmallows.
Snowbird Gothic by Richard Dansky
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Richard Dansky was named one of the top 20 videogame writers in the world by Gamasutra in 2009, but as he explains in his introduction, game writiing doesn't offer "the chance to run off and play in your own sandbox. That’s what fiction’s for, and that’s why I write it."