Books tagged: quiet horror

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Sacrificial Lambs and Others
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sacrificial Lambs and Others is Sheri White’s first collection. From quiet horror to bloody violence, these flash fiction pieces and short stories are chilling and emotionally visceral. You will find people teetering on the brink of sanity, dark farms, creepy carnivals, weird kids, and Armageddon. These stories will stay with you long after you’ve closed the book.
The Black Carousel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Night—the carnival grounds are empty … Or are they? Laughter and screams float faintly on the wind. Echoes of the day's fairgoers—or cries of the damned, rising form Hell? At the carnival's core is the black carousel, whirling to a special rhythm that is almost a heartbeat. Its creatures seem alive in the flickering lights as they spin hypnotically past. And those who dare are forever changed.
Dialing the Wind
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
In Oxrun Station, the wind carries dark musics and dark magics … and summoning the wind can call you to your doom. The spectral sound of folk music was a sound not everyone could hear. Only those desperate for love heard the haunting notes—and had their lives forever altered.
The Orchard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,330. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A warm evening in Oxrun Station—a lovely time for a picnic. If only they hadn't chosen to visit the orchard … It was the last lovely time. The first death seems to be an accident. But there's no doubt about the suicide, or the mutilation murder, or the horror that seizes the movie theater, or the terror that inhabits the hospital … All are the fruits of that night in the orchard.
Nightmare Seasons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
A new season, and the Grim Reaper smiles in anticipation of the harvest to come. No one is safe, no one can be trusted. The lovestruck office boy, the beautiful little girl clutching a posy of violets, the faceless motorcycle gang all seem harmless enough, and yet. Nameless fears stir uneasily, terror bubbles to the surface. and the nightmare is unleashed. Enter the world of Oxrun Station.
Jackals
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,970. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
We've all seen them—the broken-down car by the side of the road, mutely signaling for help from passing drivers … the stubborn tail-gater who follows too close, for too long … the wild driver who weaves through lanes on a crowded highway—the driver who causes accidents but is never a victim of one … These are the jackals, hunters who follow the nation's highways and byways.
The Tea Party
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,670. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Deerfield. A sleepy village untouched by time, full of quaint antiques, charming sites and friendly neighbors. But outside of Deerfield, nauture is still. No children play around the great stone house of Winterrest; no birds fly over its ancient trees … and tales of witches and demons fill the dreams of Deerfield's children. Now the great house is stirring, stretching, hungry.
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.