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Bedlam (Zombie Bedtime Stories #4) by Thea Gregory
Series: Zombie Bedtime Stories, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,220. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Corporal Samantha Henderson is a member of the Peacemakers—an organization devoted to putting down the riots that plague their nation’s cities. When what starts out as routine guard duty at an elementary school quickly turns bizarre and bloody, Samantha finds that her life is turned upside down.
The Bottom of the Ninth by Kelly Haisan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Written by a mother and daughter duo, Bottom of the Ninth is a collection of ten short stories that portray the darker side of baseball and its athletes. Stories include an owner who is willing to sell his soul for a better ballclub, a jealous husband who is consumed by the idea of his wife cheating on him, and a ballplayer on the verge of breaking a record is gunned down at the plate.
Meat Coma by Craig Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Be Careful of bad karma, it bites back. As far as the world is concerned, the zombie apocalypse is over, but for Martin Dade, the horror is just beginning.
8 Bit Pulp Preview by Brandon Noel
Price: Free! Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
8 Bit Pulp is the flag ship title of Destiny Comics Publishing. We publish some of the finest stories in science fiction, horror and suspense, to ever be assembled. This free preview is a show case of some of our short stories, from the 8 Bit Pulp Magazine series. There are zombies, ghosts, and spy’s in this freebie.
Seven Years - Tales from the Backwoods, Story #1 by Backwoods
Series: Tales From The Backwoods. Price: Free! Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(4.00 from 1 review)
The only thing worse than a prison sentence, is the ghost inside your cell.
The Lions of Inganok by Kevin L. O'Brien
Series: Medb hErenn, Book 3 · Dreamlands, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,470. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Medb hErenn is commissioned by the Cats of Ulthar to retrieve their most sacred artifact, stolen from the Temple of the Great Ones and spirited away to the onyx city of Inganok, which cats are forbidden to visit by ancient decree. Seemingly a simple enough task, but she soon discovers that the force that had the idol stolen is after more than mere financial gain. This is a short story.
Lark-Ellen, a short story by Stan Smith
Price: Free! Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Teo Bojorquez tells the tale of what happened on the plateau of Xitapec, a story of love, loss, and unimaginable horror. "The jungle in the morning is a wonderful place: the stirrings of small creatures, the echo of birdsong, the sun filtering through a vaulted green ceiling—I had never loved it as much as I did then. I doubt if I will ever love it again."
A True Tale of Horror by Chris Mentillo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Chris Mentillo presents...a superb Victorian supernatural horror tale --taken from his short story collection, "Tales of Horror" series! This riveting tale will take you into a very old, dark, and eerie dwelling, where the past does not equal the future. Or does it?
Gape by Aiden Truss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,260. Language: British English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Sirens Call Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.00 from 1 review)
When Rose woke up in her favourite shop doorway, she was resigned to yet another day of hunger, struggle and abuse. This was life on the streets after all.
In het spoor van de Hopduvel by Patrick Bernauw
Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 14. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,930. Language: Dutch. Published: August 16, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Vier griezelige detectiveverhalen, of griezelverhalen met een crimineel thema, gesitueerd in de "Duvelse Driehoek" van Affligem-Erembodegem-Meldert, en in nu onherroepelijk vervlogen tijden toen de hoppeteelt nog volop bloeide... Deze verhalen dienen als achtergrond bij een vertelwandeling met 5 verhalen en 3 ballades over de legendarische Hopduvel.
Weird Tales of Terror Volume One by Sèphera Girón
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Scarlett Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Crime
A collection of horror stories penned by award-winning horror writer, Sèphera Girón. This is a revised second edition.
Bud the Crud and the Vampire-Werewolf Wars by Jamie Wasserman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,730. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Penumbra Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor(5.00 from 1 review)
Vampires and werewolves and ... puberty? It’s all here. My name is Buddy, and this story is all about me and my sister. There’s vampires and werewolves and bullies and even love, if you’re into that kind of thing. No one curses in this book – not even the werewolves. Looking back, some of it was pretty scary, but it all ends happily. No one dies, and everything goes back to normal – sort of.
The Windigo by D.F. Bissonnette
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When a local rancher uncovers a grave on his land, it rips open the racial divide between tribal leaders and the settler families in the small town of Kumaq, Washington. After a series of cattle mutilations lead to gruesome murder, both sides of the divide wonder if it is merely reprisal born of hate, or if more than bones were buried on the once sacred slopes of Cathedral Rock.
Opdracht In Amlwch by Mike Jansen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,030. Language: Dutch. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Een detective van Scotland Yard in het Victoriaanse Londen krijgt opdracht een verdwijning in het verre Amlwch te onderzoeken, meer voor zijn eigen bescherming dan een noodzaak de verdwijning op te lossen. In Amlwch ontdekt hij dat de verdwijning een duistere oorzaak heeft en moet hij zich tot het uiterste inspannen zijn verstand te bewaren, laat staan het vege lijf te redden.
Jade O'Reilly and the Graveyard Shift (A Sweetwater Short Story) by Tamara Ward
Series: Jade O'Reilly Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In this 20-page short story, private investigator Jade O’Reilly finds herself on security-guard duty at a supposedly haunted historic mansion on Halloween night. She doesn't believe in the rumors that say the house is cursed; she doesn't believe in ghosts. Will she by the end of her shift? This short story was originally published in the Tales from the Mist anthology.
The Resurrectionist by Thomas F. Monteleone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,630. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Youthful, charismatic, ruthless, Senator Thomas Flanagan always knew he was destined for greatness. Then his jetliner goes down over the Florida Everglades, and his astonishing gift for healing reveals itself. With the mere touch of his hand, Flanagan raises from the dead his best friend, a young cancer patient, even his own son. The world begins to hail a new savior.