Books tagged: short dark fiction

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Mercy
Price: Free! Words: 12,710. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017 by Sylvia Cunningham. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
15 year-old Marie (Mercy) Grey is cursed, plagued to feel the anguished cry of the dying. They call to her in their suffering, she experiences their pain and ends it. This changes when the force within her drives her out of her hometown, and towards a young girl named Alex who doesn’t appear to be dying or outwardly suffering. Now Mercy is faced with a mystery that she must unravel.
Conundrum
Price: Free! 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.
Baggy
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
Charmed
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: $2.99 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?
Orotund: Collected Short Stories Volume Two
Series: Collected Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A paroled monster, a prostitute and a policeman all see a little girl lost but this isn't the start of a joke. An isolated, frail old man trapped in his apartment; what possible threat could he pose to the sociopaths next door? Take a stroll down humanity's eerie back alleys and enjoy BP Gregory's newest science fiction, urban fantasy and horror short stories packaged together in Orotund.
Searching for the Silent Lady
Price: Free! Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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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.