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Turning Point by David Blake
Price: Free! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A short story of around 800 words. We all reach points in our lives where we face a crucial decision. For the young woman in this story, the choice is very much one of what path her future will take as she closes in on the man who is unwittingly very much a part of that decision...
Opposites by C. Patrick Neagle
Price: Free! Words: 1,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Goblinbrook Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This very short story (approx. 1200 words) was originally written for a Sleuth's Ink Mystery Writer's Group contest. Fear the dark, and mirrors, and the dangers within our own souls. Enjoy.
Hexes by Tom Piccirilli
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,530. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
Matthew Galen came back home to Summerfell for a reason. Not to visit his family. Not to relive childhood memories. No, he came back because his best friend was in a hospital for the criminally insane — for crimes too unspeakable to believe. But Matthew knows the terrifying truth. The ultimate evil doesn't reside in his friend's twisted soul. It comes from a far darker place;
Curse of the Werewolf by Bryan Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,070. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Curse of the Werewolf is a collection of three horror stories from acclaimed author Bryan Young. This 16,000 word story collection is the perfect creepy read for a cold autumn evening.
Dark by James A. Brakken
Price: Free! Words: 9,250. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Contains 1 - 15 of 56 original, eerie poems and delightfully frightening stories--some morbidly amusing, others downright disturbing. Dark engravings add to the macabre nature of this collection. No profane or sexual content. Perfect reading by the fire on dark, stormy nights. FREE, but author hopes you will offer a rating.
The Double Crossing by Silver Bowen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012 by Step5 Transmedia. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
When Martin Main slips out of his own story and into the mind of his creator, all the rules come undone. At first, Martin just wants to understand who he really is. Soon he has a bigger question: Who made who? What if a player takes over the play…? An inmate takes over the asylum…? The asylum…is the play…is reality? The Double Crossing is a dark-SF story about identity. About 7,200 words.
Zombie Tube by Michael Mankoff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Malcolm Tushton is a loser that lives at home with his parents. When Zombies attack the midwest, Malcolm and his friends flourish, creating a popular website that showcases their talent, which is killing zombies. But fame-even internet fame- has its price. When Malcolm is tapped for an important rescue mission, he must battle through a zombie infested Chicago.
Horror Island Amusement Park by Drac Von Stoller
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 3, Book 31. Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
What was once in every child's dream is now just an echo in the wind of a past gone by. Horror Island Amusement Park had the largest ferrous wheel, biggest roller coaster,and a beautiful view of the ocean. As many years,weather,lack of funding and dwindling attendance,the amusement park was shut down and boarded up.But that wasn't the only reason ,it is said to be haunted.
The Gaslight by Dean Peake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When a man receives a letter to meet his benefactor on LaRue Avenue under the Gaslight for a new assignment, little does he realize that the Gaslight may be his final destination.
Innsmouth Magazine: Issue 11 by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
Series: Innsmouth Magazine, Book 6. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Innsmouth Free Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
Several stories are included in Issue 11 of Innsmouth Magazine. There's a dark, foreboding island on a loch. A restaurant which redefines the term "Today's Special." A Lovecraftian steampunk adventure set in Liberia. Fiction by William Meikle and many others.
Shades of Blood and Shadow by Angeline Hawkes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,320. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by ND3 Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » General
The palette of history and horror mingle in the hues of crimson blood and blackest death. Shades of Blood and Shadow represents a taste of the stories penned by Bram Stoker Award nominated writer Angeline Hawkes. From ancient Mayans to the horrors at Chernobyl, she pulls you into the minds of fiendish creatures and tortured man. History offers up the monstrous in this ghoulish collection.
One On One by Tommy Arrowood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
One on One is a novel about a young African-American basketball player who lived during the era of segregation. After he is murdered by people who desire to keep him off of their high school team, strange things begin happening in the town. Those responsible for his death were awakened in the night by the haunting sound of a bouncing ball. How about a game of one on one? If you lose... you die!
Payment Of The Field Guard by Artie Margrave
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 19,540. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Occult
THERE'S A MURDER DOWN THERE! Keith Garland is startled by the old creature that finds him for help. Following her to her place, he finds out (or is forced to find) that a murder has more than a meaning, all of them dark, terrible and associated with one of the worst sorts of death. A novelette of horror in the spirit of Sam Hain.
Gone Missing by Christin Haws
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Tom opens his eyes to find himself on a dirt road with no memory of how he got there and no idea where he is. He walks to a town for help and finds out that he's missing...and so is everyone else in town. And the missing aren't allowed to leave until they're found. Tom doesn't want to wait to be found, if that's what happens. He's determined to find a way home...before it's too late.
L'il Gal Al and the Zombies of Amarillo by Christine Rains
Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Alma Sweeney might be scrawny, but the last yahoo that called her "L'il Gal Al" got shot in the foot. Alma escorts a group of settlers into Amarillo, a town with too many yellow flowers, drunks, and zombies. Within minutes of her arrival, she finds herself doing the sheriff's job. He's a nice enough fellow, but a little green, and he has no clue how to stop the horror dragging itself into town.
Ian's Gang - The Hob'Gon by Ian Kidd
Series: Ian's Gang, Book 33. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A crazed old enemy is back on the streets as creatures from another dimension (Hell?) begin to enter our own. For the Boothey and Shaw families the past is coming back - to kill them...
Dark Tales by Gary Burzell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Two of Gary Burzell's most read short stories in one book. "A Mother's Revenge" tells the story of a mother black widow that gets revenge on the man who killed her babies. "Burial Grounds" tells the story of how strange things begin after a round of golf to Tom King after he slices his tee shot into an ancient Indian burial ground and he disrespects the sacred grounds to retrieve his ball.
Someone's In The Kitchen by Nancy A. Collins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,590. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Haunted home cooking to die for... George Pruitt rented a summer house in the country in hopes of getting away from the Manhattan rat race on the weekends. However, he didn't count on the place coming with its own in-home cook--one that's been dead for over forty years.