Books tagged: short dark fiction

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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,880. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
England's oldest county provides the backdrop for these disquieting tales, as lives are turned upside down in the most unlikely settings. The characters wrestle with their sanity as they make astonishing discoveries about themselves. From a dream recording machine to an alternative apocalypse, and from historic Canterbury to the White Cliffs of Dover, their world is never what it seems.
Birdtorn Tapestry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A young man's new office job begins to resemble an initiation into a mythological coven.
Series: A short story. Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: British English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
An unexpected turn of events for a young mischief maker, forces him to take a different view of his best friend
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Prince Charming and the charm of small town's...charms that we feel protect us and charms that we think bring bad luck. In the latest Top Writers Block collection, you will find a collection of short fiction and poetry sure to charm your creative side. The collection includes stories from David H. Keith, Elizabeth Rowan Keith, Cleve Sylcox, Tracey Howard, Suzy Stewart Dubot, & Melissa A. Szydlek.
Strange Creation
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: British English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Tenebris Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Dr Dorothy Broadhurst is a biologist living in 1950s Central Africa to study the local ape population. When civil war erupts and the rest of her team flees, she's left alone in the jungle. Dorothy may think she understands the apes she has studied for so long, but she could never have predicted what they are about to do . . .
Walking Where the Dead Ships Dwell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Growing up had been hard, he would admit. But times such as these sometimes had to be experienced in order to mature and grow. You never really become an adult until you have experienced pain, loss and grief; the likes of which, echoed through his mind one after the other on a repetitive, perpetual merry-go-round. The first one went in a crash. The second in a whisper. The third with a bang.
Bigfoot Tracks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,170. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What if Bigfoot was a superhero? What if he needed a job and the only he was suited for was keeping the other legends in their place? What if Bigfoot was a superhero - and what if he joined the Creep Squad?
Searching for the Silent Lady
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Searching for The Silent Lady is a tale of magic and mayhem, set in a desolate world, devoid of something that only Ellie has the power to bring back.
The Archons
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Is the year 2022, the nations of the world imposed a tax on breathing as a measure against climate change. To avoid problems with the breathing police: “The Archons” some citizens have decided not to talk ever.
Seven Endings
Price: Free! Words: 25,780. Language: British English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
A woman who loves cats perhaps just a little too much; a pair of spinsters not to be underestimated; a bullied boy at the end of his tether; a successful couple about to lose everything... These and other stories begin so innocently, but there is often darkness hidden in everyday lives... This collection of seven short stories will surprise and entertain with their unusual take on modern lives.