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General | Undead | Weird fiction | Occult | Ghost | Crime
The Murder Cage by C. C. Blake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
There's a magic show downtown, tonight. Prosperio the magician has one hell of a final trick, which leaves audiences screaming for more, but is it illusion or a bloody miracle? Strung out detective Dick Winthorpe and muckraking reporter Clark Reynolds are going to get to the bottom of Prosperio's act . . .. even if the journey to truth destroys them.
The Irony Of De Jà Vu by Laura E Simms
Series: DS Steven Potter Cases, Book 6. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
The final book in the DS Steven Potter series Life is going well for Laurel and Darren Hunter, but the storm clouds are gathering. The past will catch up with them in a traumatic and dramatic way. DS Steven Potter must work four cases at once. Will he able to cope with the events about to unfold?
Sharing a same house with a ghost by Pallab Naskar
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost(4.00 from 2 reviews)
James, a private detective and his friend went to Veronica's house. But they were lucky to return home with their valuable life.
Ghost Diaries, Case #2 The Haunting of Reginald Bonner by Willow Cross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Could someone experience a haunting and remain completely unaware? In the case of Reginald Bonner, investigator Taija Ford believes she's uncovered evidence revealing just such an event.
Exit 31 by E. T. Brother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Exit 31 appears to be a normal exit, just like any other off the highway, and most of the time it is just that, but some times it is anything but normal. Most of the time exit 31 puts you on the highway to Pleasantview but occasionally reality becomes thin and a door opens into a parallel universe.
Zombies & Other Unpleasant Things by William Bebb
Price: Free! Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
This is a collection of short, and some not so short, stories that involve the undead as well as a wide variety of very unpleasant things.
Dead Living by Glenn Bullion
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,520. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
It didn’t take long for the world to die. And it didn’t take long, either, for the dead to rise. Aaron was born on the day the world ended. Kept in seclusion, his family teaches him the basics. How to read and write. How to survive. Then Aaron makes a shocking discovery. The undead, who desire nothing but flesh, ignore him. It’s as if he’s invisible to them.
The Mysterious Lady of the Caribbean by Lawrence Dagstine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Mercer Hollingsworth is not your typical pirate; he’s more a buccaneer of the freelance sort, with a bit of the old hero in him. No job is too big for his merry crew, so long as it helps bring down the Great Armada and plenty of booty is involved. But when he brings his own wench aboard, members of the crew start disappearing.
Dark Lullaby by Staci Layne Wilson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
"...A daring, colorful, and compelling horror story...vibrant, engaging and sharp as a vampire's fang." -- L. M. Parkinson, Author of Teeth "...Draws the reader into her unique vampire world and never lets go!" -- Scarlett Dean, Author of Unfinished Business "If you love rock-n-roll intrigue, gothic imagery, and vampires, Dark Lullaby is a must-read..." -- T. M. Gray, author of Feast of Faust
Birthright by C.E. Riggs
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,500. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by OutLaw Cross. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A new type of zombie appears in post apocalyptic America. A rogue doctor attempts to breed the perfect zombie. Book 1 in the Destruction and Chaos series.
The Card by Brandon Luffman
Price: Free! Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult(4.40 from 5 reviews)
When a strange tarot card appears in a friend's deck, Jason assumes it's just a prank done in poor taste. But, when terrible events befall those around him, he must face the possibility that something sinister is afoot. This 4,500 word short is a supernatural horror story in the spirit of the pulp era, but with a modern feel.
Catacombs of the Damned by PJ Cadavori
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A neglected manor house conceals a shocking secret which dates all the way back to the witch hunts of the 17th century and to those who would steal living bodies in the quest for eternal life. When the new owners and their gypsy allies investigate they find themselves lifting the lid on the terrifying secrets of an underground chamber of horrors.
Fall Into Nightmares by Lisa Williamson
Series: Chaos Wars, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » General
The end of the world came, not with a bang but with a scream. Can the Warrior, Protector and Healer come together and defeat the Queen of Nighmares before humanity is destroyed?
Skeletons in the Rum by Cricket Nelson
Price: Free! Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Skeletons in the Rum - 4746 words - When alcoholic, Victor Birdsong's life falls apart and leaves him with nothing but his bottle of rum, he unknowingly finds himself in Pieter Bruegel's painting, Triumph of Death. This horrific tale takes you through the dark side of art, depression, alcoholism, and redemption.
Antioch by William Harlan
Price: Free! Words: 111,590. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
"Armageddon is arrived." Threatened by an unnatural plague that raises the dead, an ancient order of mystics must choose between keeping its secrets and saving humanity. Kind of like Star Wars with zombies.
Bards and Sages Quarterly (January 2013) by Bards and Sages Publishing
Series: Bards and Sages Quarterly, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,390. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Since 2009, each issue of the Bards and Sages Quarterly has delivered a unique variety of character-driven speculative fiction short stories from both new and established writers. Our writers include first-time authors, Pushcart Prize nominees and Nebula award winners.
Där mina rötter blir aska by Jonas Lejon
Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: Swedish. Published: January 10, 2013 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Occult
”Hon stirrade ut genom kikhålet, men såg först ingenting, bara svärta och någonting… vitt i en gloria runt det stora svarta. Hennes panna rynkades och munnen öppnades i förvirring, tills hon insåg vad hon tittade på. Flämtande lät hon luckan falla tillbaka och backade undan över stövlar och skor. Det hade varit ett öga på andra sidan, ett öga lika kallt som natten och grovt som jord."
Into the Darkness by David G. Barnett
Series: Into the Darkness Anthology Series, ITD01. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,960. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
INTO THE DARKNESS was first published as a magazine in the mid-1990s by Necro Publications. Necro moved on to focus on books, but we’ve now resurrected Into the Darkness in this all-new anthology series of dark, brutal, unrelenting horror fiction from new and established authors alike. We hope you enjoy reading the series as much as we enjoy finding new voices in modern horror.