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The Shroud Eater: Miasma by Lizz Rizzo
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(4.00 from 1 review)
A plague doctor takes his own life after being pressured to murder a plague victim – quarantined in life and now in death, with his fate in question by the ruler of purgatory.
Judge a Book by its Cover by Mark Lord
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: British English. Published: June 1, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A creative writing student wonders what the difference is between two genres of fiction: horror and fantasy. Like his new girlfriend says: “Perhaps it’s like the difference between pizza and a grilled cheese sandwich?” But when he asks his tutor the answer he gets leads to a truer definition of “Horror” than he ever expected. “Judge a Book by its Cover” is a fantasy/horror short story.
The Magnum Opus by Deina Furth
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: American English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A magnum opus is the work of a lifetime; an accomplishment that tops all other artistic achievements. To pour your heart and soul into the design of your magnum opus is a necessity, not an option, and the results are often realized only after years of refining and perfecting. Those who achieve such greatness truly love their work. But what if your magnum opus is creating another living being?
The Waste by Megan Kennedy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,560. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Old merchant Omam arrives at the village of Kashet to find it has disappeared from the desert sands. The only remains of Kashet are a single twisted body, and the strange, fresh flower clutched in a dead hand. Omam cannot leave it behind. He heads for Jalareen feeling haunted and afraid. When he arrives, the city is restless with tales of a bright red star falling out of the sky…
Dusk by David
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Most skeptics, rationalists, atheists and freethinkers do not believe because the various God-claims of the world, made by dusty books dragged out of the Middle East, because they have not met the burden of proof. But what if someone found a book that contained within true scientific foreknowledge? A 3,000 word short story.
All Her Teeth Were Ideas by Rebecca Loose
Price: Free! Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
All Her Teeth Were Ideas is a modern adaptation of three of Edgar Allan Poe’s short stories. The collection consists of Berenice, The Black Cat and The Tell-tale Heart.
Sniper by Terry Wright
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2014 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A new kind of Justice is coming. Texas Ranger Justin Graves and his juvenile-delinquent daughter were murdered by her drug-dealer boyfriend. Justin blames himself for her life of crime, so he makes a deal with the devil to save her soul: one hundred bad guys in exchange for her pardon from hell. In Book 12 of the Justin Graves Horror Series, Deckers, Texas, is under siege by a sniper.
Dumb White Husbands vs. Zombies: Monday by Benjamin Wallace
Price: Free! Words: 12,980. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
They've taken on the grocery store, gone head-to-head with Santa and the Tooth Fairy. They've even challenged democracy itself. Now John, Chris and Erik of the best-selling Dumb White Husband short stories will join forces to battle the undead. Do these three men have what it takes to survive when the dead rise from their graves? They're kind of dumb. So probably not. It all begins on a Monday...
Ark: Echo from the Past (Tales of the Executioners) by Joleene Naylor
Series: Tales of the Executioners, Book 2 · Amaranthine Freebies, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Short Story. Not for children. The second in a collection called Tales of the Executioners about the vampires in the elite "police force". Ark has been an Executioner for two hundred and fifty years, and has always done his duty, but when he's handed an assignment with a familiar perpetrator, will he be able to follow orders?
Nettie - The Alderdice Tales by Colonel D. R. Acula
Series: The Alderdice Tales, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The continuing story of Nettie Vandenberg, immediately following the events of the short story 'Bennet'. Nettie returns to Baton Rouge, where she discovers her past and what horrors await inside her mind and soul. 'Nettie' is the second volume in The Alderdice Tales, a continuing saga of short horror stories.
Dream House: A Short Story by Cheryl Kaye Tardif
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult(5.00 from 1 review)
Evil lurks in the shadows… Christine and Ray Kingston are ecstatic to move into their “dream home,” a stately manor in Danvers, Massachusetts, but they have no idea that the house has a life of its own. As a disturbing history is revealed, their dream quickly turns into a heart-stopping nightmare. Something has been waiting for them...
Rebecca's Revenge by R Reem
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Rebecca was a child like any other, living in the times we all recognise as our own. Rebecca was also a child from a time none of us can recognise as our own. Through horror and haunting, Rebecca and Rebecca become one...only to perpetuate the cycle of horror.
Driven to Death by Mark Trimeloni
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
A young boy celebrating his fifth birthday. Daddy finally lets him drive. His mother is gone. As a semi approaches, his father reaches the edge of despair. In an instant, they are going head first into a huge truck. Who will survive this trip into madness?
The Sixth Extinction: An Apocalyptic Tale of Survival: Part Four: The Ark by Glen Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The concluding part to The Sixth Extinction Series. A pandemic has swept the globe, decimating humanity, affecting all who breathe in its deadly spores. The world is in chaos, but decisions and sacrifices still have to be made. Time is running out. They need to get below ground before it is too late.
Little Suzy by Joslyn Corvis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Suzy silently suffers abuse and neglect with her co-dependent Mommy, but Suzy’s smile never fades through it all. When she realizes that she has no future if she continues to accept life as she knows it, she decides to take a drastic step to escape her life of torment as the lines between strange fantasy and twisted reality blurs.
Frequency by Darren Kirby
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
After delivery of her dream car, a rusty, beat up 1967 Buick Skylark, and while checking out the car in more detail, Jill gets a shock from a shorted wire in the electrical system. But that's not the only shock, as she starts hearing a young voice coming through the old AM radio during a coming storm. The voice begs her to come and save him, but how can he talk with her through the radio?
The Butcher by Andreas Hagen
Price: Free! Words: 140. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction(1.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about a little girl who is trying to save her brother, from her parents. Some people might find this story to be too graphical, (consider yourself warned.) I would also like to say that this is not a serious horrific drama story. This is a simple and hopefully in some ways funny book that it does not take itself too seriously.