Books tagged: literary horror

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Stryx
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Rome. 1503 AD. Inside a dreary tower, Cardinal Strigidi, statesman of the Church and powerful necromancer, delves into arcane knowledge. Nonetheless, for all his power, he is going to spend the night in fear, because a messenger of the netherworld will pay him a visit. Alone and terror-stricken, he must face the only creature he dreads the most. The owl. Poe and Lovecraft style literary horror.
Night Sea Journey, A Tale of the Supernatural
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
An Eric Hoffer Book Award Winner, 2015. "The road to hell is paved with the skulls of priests." Father Raymond Kera is certain this is true. When he meets artist Kip Livingston, a woman haunted by dreams of a dark invader, he learns about Kip’s night sea journeys. Her demon has the power to break out of her dreams into her waking life. Angels and demons, murder, paranormal romance.
The Dazzling Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A cemetery. A lost child. An ancient secret. Do you believe in ghosts? Come with the Brooke family on their search for their lost boy, Henry, inside Old Willow Cemetery. Discover the dazzled faces in the darkened air and know their secret. Gothic Readers Book Club Award Winner for Outstanding Fiction, 2013. Readers’ Favorite Bronze Medal Winner, 2014.
The Gateway Express
You set the price! Words: 12,140. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » General
Ten year old Jeremy Benson is being sent away to a new school, but instead of being placed on the train that would take him there, he is placed on The Gateway Express, a train like no other. This is a tale of how the life of little Jeremy unfolds, ultimately culminating in him having to face and rise above the most terrifying thing of all, himself.
Abasteron House
Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00)
Want to know what is haunting the attic in Abasteron House by the sea, at low tide … in a dead calm? Readers' comments: "Great tale. If you like ghost stories, worth reading this short but chilly tale. Love the little scare tucked neatly into the final line, and an effective one at that.” “An electric atmosphere from the opening lines.” Short story originally published by Every Day Fiction.
The Dark Country
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,410. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00)
Etchison's fiction is justly famous for its creepy ambience, and explores the terrain mapped out by Philip K. Dick, Thomas Harris, and any number of black and white horror movies. This is his legendary first collection, carefully corrected by the author for this new edition. The title story won both the World Fantasy Award and the British Fantasy Award in 1982.
Hunter's Moon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(5.00)
Fresh from the trenches of World War I, Paul Monroe returns home to a life he hardly recognizes. His body is broken, his prospects faded, and his sweetheart married to someone else. Another man might surrender under such blows, but his stint in France has made Paul a soldier. He knows that some things are worth fighting for--and some enemies must be killed to be conquered.