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Lost Souls
Price: Free! Words: 187,840. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Malevolent dreams and unexplained happenings haunt Elizabeth, leaving her wondering if the severe illness that put her mother, Ava, in the insane asylum, is now wreaking havoc with her. Elizabeth is plunged into a nightmare when she awakens to discover a doll lying in the place of where her infant daughter should have been.
Bad Meat
Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
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Michael Stevens had to kill and eat those fourteen women. Their meat was too delicious, and he couldn't resist. His rampage was finally put to an end, but he avoided the death penalty. Admitted to Tersen Asylum for the past three years, he hopes to reform his cannabalistic ways. But with a vegetarian diet and a new nurse that's the exact meat he once craved, will he be able to stay in control?
Crazy House
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Growing up is always a challenge, but for 12-year-old Jeremy Stone, it's been particularly difficult since his best friend disappeared while shopping in a nearby mall years ago. It's the abandoned asylum on the hill near Jeremy's home, the one that's said to be full of ghosts--the Crazy House--that knows where Teddy is and has answers to the salvation of everyone in his life, including himself.
A Whisper of Bones
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,100. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
A Whisper of Bones is book two in the Orphans and Inmates series. The past and present intertwine as modern day anthropologist, Maude Travers, pieces together evidence from an exhumed poorhouse skeleton and the journal of the Keeper of the Buffalo Orphan Asylum, Ciara Sloane Nolan. Paranormal visions lead Maude to a horrifying secret that threatened Ciara's own life.
Yale Law Journal: Volume 123, Number 7 - May 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 191,970. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Emigration & Immigration, Nonfiction » Law » Jurisprudence
Yale Law Journal, May 2014: Contents include: "Illegitimate Borders: Jus Sanguinis Citizenship and the Legal Construction of Family, Race, and Nation," by Kristin Collins; "Legitimacy and Federal Criminal Enforcement Power," by Lauren M. Ouziel; "The Age of Consent," by Philip C. Bobbitt; a Review by Marin Levy; and student Notes and Comments.
The Secret Life of Celestina Sommer - a very Victorian murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,840. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » Essays
A TRUE tale of Victorian crime, betrayal and murder...Celestina Sommer's problem took her to the very edge of hell.
A Letter From Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
W. Virgil Hollingsmore has spent years trying to pry his soul from the clutches of Satan, and now that he's cornered, Lucifer has come to collect. In his final days, Virgil is left to face his own, living Hell, filled with demons of his past, fiery images of his presumed future and tortures of the worst kind. Through it all, he must fight with every fiber of his being to escape eternal damnation.
A Stabbing for Sadie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,700. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » General
A sometimes terrifying, often intriguing, and always thought-provoking glimpse into the mind of Sadie, a victim of child abuse, drugs, and the vagaries of fate as she sinks into mental illness and battles her own special kind of demons. A Stabbing for Sadie is a wonderful journey through the twisted mind of a casualty of abuse, who lives with her own monsters, and fights to survive every day.
Morning Sickness
Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Denise Perkins is thrilled to be expecting, but her happy pregnancy quickly becomes terrifying when she experiences abnormal morning sickness and an insatiable craving for meat.
Barnaby Black
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Hear the tale of Barnaby Black and the old asylum on Sparrow Hill.