Books tagged: historical horror

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Madame Vampire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,410. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The story of my life is written in blood. It is a long tale, for I have lived a long life, but I fear that my time grows short. Even now, a shadow follows me, bringing with it le morte. If I die, let it be known that I lived. I am Jeanne “Reinette” Antoinette Poisson, Madame de Pompadour, mistress to a king, marquise and vampire. I have killed many. I regret rien, nothing.
In Silence Sealed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Two ravishing beauties—the Greek sisters Athina and August Kristonosos. Three giants of the Romantic Movement—John Keats, Percy Bysshe Shelley, and George Gordon, Lord Byron. Three great poets, all of whom die young. All three know the Kristonosos sisters. The Morning and the Evening Stars, Percy Bysse Shelly calls them. They will live on. The Great Romantic poets will not.
The Silver Skull
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,530. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Into the fabulous realm of sixteenth-century Mexico comes Alfonso Martinez a Spanish alchemist searching for the legendary Aztec gold. With him is the silver skull of Don Sebastian de Vilanueva - wizard, vampire, explorer of earths dark mysteries. Then the skull falls into the hands of a virgin priestess the sensuous leader of an Aztec cult.
The Black Castle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
The Black Castle is a fast-moving tale of battle between brothers. One is seen as evil because he is a vampire, while the other is perceived as good because he is a man of God. But the vampire only does what he has to do to survive while the churchman, an Inquisitor, inflicts pain for the power it confers upon him. Which is the greater evil?
The Long Night of the Grave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Charles L. Grant sets forth to take us across time and into a fantasy world to his remarkable little Connecticut town of Oxrun Station. For all of you who, like the author, yearn for something blatantly old-fashioned, here is an opportunity to climb back into the past, and experience the thrill of the classic tale of The Mummy—the jackal-headed god … ancient Egypt … mummies … eternal …
The Dark Cry of the Moon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,810. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Charles L. Grant's town of Oxrun Station became real to horror fans (much like Lovecraft's Arkham and King's Castle Rock). While most of Grant's stories were contemporary, he did write a trilogy of "historical" novels placed in an earlier Oxrun. The Dark Cry of the Moon is a classic werewolf tale for fans of the old Universal and Hammer horror films.
The Soft Whisper of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,290. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Multiple award winner Charles L. Grant has written a vampire novel set in the author's distressing little town of Oxrun Station. It is a region to be found on the same maps as Lovecraft's Arkham and King's Castle Rock. The Soft Whisper of the Dead is the account of the evil Count Braslov's attempt to subjugate the Oxrun population to his vampiric will.
The Man Who Killed Edgar Allan Poe
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 117,850. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2016 by James Rada, Jr. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
Two resurrected men of biblical renown can no longer die until the foretold Second Coming. Their blood feud brought about the death of one of America's greatest writers, Edgar Allan Poe. From the time of Christ to the modern days of the Poe Toaster, The Man Who Killed Edgar Allan Poe is a sweeping novel of love, terror, and mystery that could have come from Poe's imagination.
All-Inclusive
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,320. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016 by Katrina Rose. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Mexico: Sun, sand, and all of your desires come to life... What could go wrong?
The Bridegroom
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,680. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
When Valentine was born, no one celebrated. No cigars were distributed, and no pats on the back were given. But a hasty phone call was placed, and a promise was made. Now, as her eighteenth birthday approaches, Valentine's small world of solitude and unhappiness begins to unravel--just as a powerful, catastrophic plague of death, fire, and ice sweeps across the country. He is coming.