Books tagged: gothic

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Electric Elizabeth: A Novel
Price: Free! Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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On a clear day in Blackbridge, Pennsylvania, where ghosts roam the streets and mysterious lights float through the forests, Milton Conroy's beloved wife is vaporized by lightning into nothingness . . . or so he thinks. Soon, Milton begins a frantic and obsessive search for his wife only to discover truths about her, and himself, that will change his life forever.
Christmas in Culm: Three Stories
Price: Free! Words: 32,150. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » General
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Three supernatural tales of three people bound by sadness and hope in Pennsylvania's dark coal mining country. A young girl and her mother attempt to escape her abusive father, a lonely mailman receives a letter from his long-dead parents, and a retired woman finds a mysterious locomotive waiting for her in her backyard. Three tales showing that even in darkness, light can shine.
The Dark Season: Gargoyles
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
The gothic cities of St. Viktersburg and New Holland are caught off guard by a menacing clan of gargoyles during the dreaded dark season.
Ghost Girl (Book 1 of the 3rd Freak House Trilogy)
Series: The 3rd Freak House. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,290. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Cara Moreau is dying. Her only chance of survival lies with the warrior, Quin St. Clair, an enigmatic man who comes from a realm "in between." As friends and family from the previous Freak House novels help them, and old and new foes vie for power, Quin and Cara must not allow their feelings to get in the way of their task. Or Cara's life, and Quin's afterlife, may be cut short.
Walpole’s Use of Erroneous Identities
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Owl Intermedia. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Horace Walpole's use of the theme of mistaken identities allowed him to distance himself from the role of author, increase reader interest, and raise the levels of horror and suspense within his novellas, while creating plot twists and driving the stories, in this case The Mysterious Mother and The Castle of Otranto, toward their conclusions.
Gothic
Price: Free! Words: 69,370. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Horror » General
Rob Stokes is an unremarkable twenty-one year old. He has a routine job, does ordinary things and tonight is going to a party hosted by his best friend but in a short time his world will be changed forever as he becomes hunted by both a demonic assassin and a secret society trying to defend the earth from the forces of both Heaven and Hell.
Fangs of Helsinki #1 I Know Where You Live
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"...As Petra turned around in the dark, ready to leave, she heard foot steps. They stopped as the ‘perfectly visible in the dark’ light beam coming through the peephole disappeared. Was that Mika Mustonen? Whoever it was, he or she was still standing behind that door watching her..." A horror suspense story about a group of twenty somethings and mysterious events that take place around them.
The Nutcracker Bleeds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 165,720. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A horrific retelling of the classic Nutcracker story. On Christmas Eve in 1905, a household in London finds itself under a centuries-old curse when a strange new toy is brought into the house.
The Guy in 3C and Other Tales, Satires and Fables
Price: Free! Words: 23,760. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The book is a mixed bag of satire, mordant and/or playful wit as well as other forms of non-realistic fiction. Targets include American historical blindness (The Guy in 3C”) , obsessive social correctness (“A Breach of Decorum”), greed (“The Reminder”) and literary pomposity (Litbiz Magazine Interview)
The Gypsy's Curse: A Gothic Tale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,380. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Fleeing angry villagers who blame her for crime she did not commit, a young gypsy woman seeks refuge in an empty manor house through the winter months. When the owner of the old abbey returns unexpectedly, Zara has one option--run! St. John is a werewolf, a gypsy cursed his family years ago, only a gypsy can set him free. When he finds Zara hiding in his home, he has one option--keep her!