Black Bed Sheet Books

Publisher info

"Fine publishers of quality Horror, Science Fiction, & Fantasy. Fiction and non." We specialize in Horror & Urban Fantasy and related genres, both in print and ebook.

Black Bed Sheet Books/Diverse Media
Acquisitions: c/o Acquisitions Department. Estab. October 2008. Publishes hardcover and trade paperback originals and reprints, and ebooks. Publishes 18-30 print titles per year, 20-40 ebook-only titles. Receives 40% of books from first-time authors; 80% from unagented writers. Pays average of 15% royalty on wholesale price for print books, 18%-50% on ebooks. Does not yet offer advance. Publishes book up to one year after acceptance, with an average of 6-8 months. Accepts simultaneous submissions. Publishes fiction and nonfiction of all types, but specializes in horror fiction.

Past titles: Forest J Ackerman's Anthology of the Living Dead(edited by J. Travis Grundon, contributors include Del Howison, Joe Moe, and Mr. Ackerman himself), Blood Orchard by S.D. Hintz, The Butcher Bride by Vince Churchill, The Gentle Art of Making Enemies by Kevin Mellor, The Last Church by Lee Pletzers. "In October 2008, I set into motion what it takes to establish a bona-fide publishing company out of my garage and two other offices inside my home, and became a celebrated innovator in today's book industry known throughout the world for what we do." --Nicholas Grabowsky, Owner/Founder/Editor-in-chief

History

Established in 2008.

"In October 2008, I set into motion what it takes to establish a bona-fide publishing company out of my garage. I submerged a great many years of my life into not only the art of writing as a profession, fiction as well as non, but into the entire process of taking something creative from typed manuscripts to computer documents to something scribbled on grocery store paper bags or napkins, packaging them into a bookstore-quality products and presenting them to the world.....my own works, as well as works of others, since 2002 under the name of Diverse Media. I decided that the time had come to take my publishing pursuits to the next level and to establish Black Bed Sheet Books as a credible, reputable, and successful publishing venture."

Meet the Business Owner:

Nicholas Grabowsky's novels of horror/fantasy, both as himself, as Nicholas Randers, and as Marsena Shane, have generated worldwide acclaim for over three decades and praised by many of today's most popular horror gurus in the literary world. He began his career in traditional publishing houses with brisk sellers in mass market paperback horror, and the last ten years have seen him hailed by many as a mentor and advocate to the smaller presses, which has become to him a personal passion.
His body of work includes the award-winning The Everborn, The Rag Man, Pray Serpent's Prey, Halloween IV (and its special edition), Diverse Tales, Reads & Reviews, Red Wet Dirt, The Wicked Haze, Sweet Dreams Lady Moon, June Park, Tale of the Makeshift Faire, numerous anthologies and magazine articles, a Nancy Reagan biography, with projects extending to screenplays, poetry, songs, film, and a wide variety of short fiction and nonfiction since the 1980's.

Quotes about Grabowsky:

"My Dear Nicholas: You seem to me---in a way that's entirely admirable----a man out of time. You're writing horror epics when the audience has become increasingly numbed by cinematic hokum and stale ideas. I salute you: your ambition, your dedication, your achievements, your blissfully complex imagination...." ----Clive Barker (bestselling author & director, Hellraiser, etc.)
"Grabowsky succeeds in making the whole world creepy...." ----Heidi Martinuzzi, E! Entertainment Television
"Grabowsky's writing is at times touching and emotional, however, his real talent is his ability to infuse his writing with a sense of dread and loathing that I have not experienced since H.P. Lovecraft..." ----Tahoe Daily Tribune
"Grabowsky has imagination to spare.....!" ---Sacramento Bee
"Impressive storytelling....." ----Wes Craven (Dir., A Nightmare on Elm Street)
“…..soon we’ll all be hearing about this Grabowsky guy….” ---Joe Dante (Dir, Gremlins, The Howling)
“Keep ‘em coming, Nicholas….” ----Stephen King
“All hail Grabowsky!” ---Horrorweb.com
“Grabowsky melds horror and Sci-fi with such expertise that I am left speechless.” ---Gorezone Magazine

Where to buy in print

Videos

The Making of Black Bed Sheet Studios
This short film is a chronicle of one independent book publisher's journey to transcend the obstacles threatening to shatter his family and business by acting on his vision to make them both work together though the power of garage renovation.

Black Bed Sheet Studios Quick Tour and Update Fall 2015
This is a follow-up to our video The Making of Black Bed Sheet Studios where we take you on a quick tour of the garage apartment/offices of Black Bed Sheet Books, world-renown publishers of independent horror, science fiction & fantasy fiction since 2008!

Cinema
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,910. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Cinema is Jason Gehlert’s fifteenth entry into his library of work and his unique writing style brings horror to a new level! This collection, separated into sprawling short stories and poems, brings back several of his iconic characters as well as some thrilling new heroes!
White Out
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2017 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The weather outside is frightful. As a monster snowstorm crosses the midwest, it brings with it sub-zero temperatures, snow, ice, fog, and something far deadlier....ancient, and with an unquenchable desire for human flesh: The Windego.
Poetry from Hell's Asylum
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 15,960. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2017 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Poetry » Themes & motifs » Death
Beware….this book will make your eyes pop right out from their sockets like ivory bloody-veined olives, and Satan will just hold his head back and laugh at the spectacle of your uninhibited pain….
Skin
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 169,170. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A deadly virus spares only those of fairest skin, but humanity's fate rests in the hands of one black man.
Harlow
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 54,510. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Harlow is a town built on secrets, but the biggest secret isn't locked in a closet, or buried in the yard. It's the glass and steel structure standing on Asylum Hill.  Behind those walls the genes of a young boy and terrifying beast are spliced together.  What should've been a triumph of science has turned to a hellish creation.
Life in the Floating City
Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 42,920. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Life in the Floating City uses the songs of musician/producerThomas Dolby’s 2011 studio album Map of the Floating City as a framework for the story of Anderson Brown, husband, friend, and attorney, who lives on the Floating City, a place that serves as a pit stop on the edge of the Sombrero Galaxy for interstellar explorers, transport ships, and leisure travelers....
The Feral Flu
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 26,120. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Feral Flu, as it is dubbed, spreads like wildfire throughout the world. The flu first hits like any other strong one, with fevers and chills. But within 48 hours, seventy-five percent of the victims become “wild,” working in packs and attacking survivors with vicious rage. The CDC's cure even backfires, reanimating ferals from the dead. The only people immune are humans with red hair.....
Devil's Maintenance
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 13,450. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » General
What would the U.S. government do if they actually caught the Devil? Where would they keep him? What would they do with him? If they used him, what would the cost be? In an abandoned nuclear submarine buried beneath the Greenland ice shelf, the National Security Agency’s new Information Assurance Technical Director, Ray Peterson, is revealed the greatest secret the U.S. government has ever kept.
Nocturnal Vows
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 85,440. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Annette's pregnant, and the father went off to serve in the US Army. He died. Desperate, she wants to marry him anyway so her child bares his name. She finds a church that will do that kind of thing, but will those NOCTURNAL VOWS send her sanity and very soul to hell? Destroy her friends? Create a demon child? OF COURSE!
Blood Verse
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 99,540. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From the bestselling author of "The Night It Got Out!" Welcome to BLOOD VERSE, not your average collection of tales and verses of terror. Within these pages you’ll find how a serial killer uses an unusual method to stalk victims in South Chicago. A unique couple addresses infertility on a grand scale. Armageddon strikes twice in a small Iowa town at the hands of nature and a madman, and more!
More Evil Houses
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 61,930. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Let your fascination run wild into the dark places where childish nightmares rule. Open the door to your escape and enter another’s house tonight. For tonight you discover the terrible secrets in the stranger’s house down the street. Maybe a horrible evil is hidden in the attic, leaching from the eyes of innocent dolls..... "Mr. Shuttleworth carries you head-first into a stunning sequel!"
From Paradise to Hell
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 87,290. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From motorcycle zombies to enigmatic vampires, bloodthirsty beasts, vengeful specters, “skinwalkers,” hauntings, killer Walking Dolls to ghost stories straight from the author's past, let author Tom Sawyer take you on an exciting and perilous road trip/exploration of the darker shadows of the otherwise “Pleasant Peninsula” of the Great Lakes: Michigan!
Electric Angel
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Because of her cancer, Anna Chadwick wouldn't live long enough to carry her twin infants to term. Yet she wanted nothing more than for them to have a chance at living. Learning one would be stillborn didn't lessen her desire. It would take a miracle....so she prayed for one.
Darque & Obscure
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The stunning sequel to Nick Kisella's acclaimed dark fantasy masterpiece MORNINGSTARS! Brothers Darque and Obscure are finally free from the threat of their demonic father, B’lial. As Louis Darque struggles to move on with his life, Obscure learns more about himself, battling demons of his own.....
The Demon of Despair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In the dead of night, a lonely sojourner happens upon the small town of Despair, Arizona, where a local urban legend manifests itself into a living nightmare. The author is donating all of his proceeds from Demon of Despair to the cancer treatment fund of a dear friend of his in Reno, NV.
Red Afterworld
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 42,480. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
All Dayton Monday wanted was to make a difference in this world. But the world isn’t what it used to be. Global nuclear war has already begun. The world is in chaos. The water supply of major amusement parks has been tainted with LSD by terrorists. But Dayton’s neighbor promises that if he joins his male biker fraternity, the Brotherhood of the Black Heroes, he can help make the world better....
Holiday Madness
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 51,640. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
13 Dark Tales for Halloween, Christmas, and All Occasions The holidays have never before been more spine-tingling or more fun for Tweens, Teens, and Adults alike than in this anthology of 13 supernatural tales. All of the stories were originally written and then read on the radio by author Fred Wiehe.....
Unholy Repression
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 19,690. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Still living at home with his narcotic-addicted mother, Cole Carney longs to find a way out and begin his career as a school teacher. After a strange incident, the mysterious Father Stanton gives him a job at his old elementary school, but he soon finds that more than just the decor has changed....
The Eyes of the Jackal
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 39,890. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Sequel to BEASTS & THE WALKING DEAD! Led by Divine Visions in a quest for dominance, the Jackal took command of the dead and built a powerful army of followers. The desolate landscape bares his bloody mark, and the only thing barring his path, his conquest, is the fortified town of Somersby and its resident protector, Victor ‘The Lion’ Lyonie....
Nevermore
Price: $2.48 USD. Words: 48,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction
From the nationally award winning playwright, 2013 VSA Playwright Competition, The Kennedy Center, Washington DC. When Raven’s world comes crashing down around her and her thoughts turn to suicide, this is exactly what she does. As she swings the last swing of her life, she jumps off, sprouts wings, and flies away to another world where she finds teenagers her age who accept her into their world..
The Order of the Blood
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 138,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Horror » General
Once, vampires of the Order of the Blood were revered and respected, but a change in political tides and waves of genocide forced them into hiding. Now, split into two factions with very different means to the end of regaining their freedoms, the brothers of the Order face a resurgence of public fear and hatred. A newly turned vampire, Ian, finds himself torn between sides....
Filter
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
From the haunting story of an alienated young boy yearning to be understood to the brutal bloodbath invoked by a satanic excuse for a small town preacher to the creepiest birthing center you've ever imagined, Jason Gehlert's debut release will astound, horrify and delight you – sometimes all at once.
Chophouse 2
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
For retired Dominic County Sheriff Jack Yuma, the terrifying incidents of the local chophouse ended years ago on that one dreadful night where so many lost their lives and bestowed upon the chophouse its infamy. But something has been reborn in an unholy womb....
Strange Fruit: A Ghost Story
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 78,500. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Freak. That's what folks are calling Lyric Freeman after a horrific crash kills her best friend and nearly claims Lyric. Her injuries result in the ability to hear the dying speak, and soon she finds she must help deceased slaves find freedom. Not so bad, right? Wrong...
In the Absence of Sun
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 157,990. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Vampires are being abducted and murdered in the city of London. A fragmented coven is forced together to try and uncover the truth, but wounds that not even time has been able to heal drive them deeper into danger. Faced with complete destruction, they must find a way to overcome grievances and loss, if they are to survive....
Red Simon: Vampire Punk
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 83,140. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What would happen if an abused, ignored, angry teenage boy was given the power to make all of his tormentors pay for what they did to him? Red Simon: Vampire Punk answers that question with buckets of blood.
Outer Darkness
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 147,820. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
What would you do if your family was targeted for destruction by a violent Satanic cult? That’s the position that Jim DiMario finds himself in – but has he found out too late? Jim feels the comfortable predictability of his day-to-day routine begin to unravel when he investigates a series of bizarre animal mutilations that have recently occurred in his normally quiet, upscale community....
When Night Darkens the Streets
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 55,020. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
HORNS and John Grover — and together they fill the pages with prose frightening enough to summon the blistering attention of the baleful beings who swarm the night world should this book be used for purposes other than pure entertainment. Each story is accompanied with an illustration created by the talented hand of Gary A. Gabbard.
It Happened on Negro Mountain
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 79,680. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Matthew is a drug dealer being forced out of his empire in Baltimore, Maryland. Rather than submitting to the pressures of the younger dealers, he decides to destroy his empire and leave his neighborhood turf with his baby mother and seven year old daughter Destiny, leaving behind a gang war to take up residence in Negro Mountain, located along the Mason-Dixon line, where bad things happen....
Mia's Tempest
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
Mia’s tempest is a long look at what could go wrong if our world couldn't fight back against the forces of nature and apocalypse.
Bone Sai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
An American visiting Japan is endangered by the worst earthquake in the island nation‟s history. While fighting to get out of the devastated country, he is bitten on his penis by an ant that has been zombified by a rare fungus...
The Sly Lake Gang
Price: $2.48 USD. Words: 85,710. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
The Sly Lake Gang is the story of four estranged friends brought together through circumstance to face down a merciless killer -a monster connected to a strange incident from their childhood....
Kill Your Idols
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 63,650. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Horror » General
In an America where militias, doomsday cults and self proclaimed Prophets are as commonplace as gas stations and fast food restaurants, The American Idol Company is born. Operating under the belief that scandal and controversy will increase sales, the company founders manage to insult everyone from the Pope to the Ayatollah, inspire a generation, and come dangerously close to starting World War 3.
The Institution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,690. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The Institution is a supernatural micro novel about two paranormal investigators who end up with much much more than they bargained for. With added short thrillers "Trivial Happenings" and "The Most Wonderful Time of the Year," discover for yourself the dark chills which lurk within THE INSTITUTION!
Because the Night
Price: $1.48 USD. Words: 120,410. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
Tristan went looking for trouble and ended up with more than she bargained for. A night on the town goes awry when a local Dallas girl runs afoul of a vacationing coven of vampires, who have come up with a novel way to ensure a blood link to join them all together.
Shadows in the Dark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A year after the events in Bram Stoker’s Dracula, unrelated but similar diabolical occurrences took place in the Great Lakes area of a young United States. Evil has booked passage aboard the Great American as it sets sail for Chicago....
Dark Harbors
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 62,460. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The Great Lakes have always been filled with beauty, awe and mystery. Now they offer up waves of frightening tales of suspense and terror. From Flying Dutchman-like Mariners to an unspeakable evil transported back to Chicago from its Egyptian Tomb, to a ship’s log revealing it was more than just a storm which killed its crew, to vengeful ghosts and big fish tales....
Within
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 86,740. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
When former black ops agent Dack Shannon investigates an autistic child who sketches women the day before they are murdered, he’s drawn into another incident of a Goth artist possibly sporting vaginal dentata.
The Beasts and the Walking Dead
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 85,200. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Victor Lyonie, the Lion, watched his wife and daughter die, then had to kill them himself just to make sure they stayed that way. All he wanted to do was go home, but instead, he found himself infected like no other human being had ever been before. He wasn't a zombie, but he wasn't himself anymore either. From the celebrated author of MORNINGSTARS!
Aleric: Monster Hunter
Price: $2.48 USD. Words: 85,690. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Aleric Toma Bimbai is a two-hundred-year-old Rom, Gypsy, and a legend among his people. He hunts monsters for bounty, a gun for hire, with secrets as dark as midnight in a graveyard. He is a hero and rogue rolled into one, with preternatural powers of his own, only slightly better than the supernatural creatures he hunts. His exploits border on the mythical and the legendary.
Wherewolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense
When a werewolf pack hits a small southern town, the local Sheriff realizes this is one case he can not solve alone. He calls in the F.B.I. to help him take down the killers that are taking the lives of the local teens. When the wolves abandon the town for the streets of New Orleans during Mardi-Gras celebrations, the hunters become the hunted in an all-out war where no one may survive....
Rusty Nails, Broken Glass
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
"Creatively speaking this book is marvelous; it is rich and refreshing and decadent. Written wryly and masterfully, Mr. Hayden's twenty one short literary journeys will take you through the gamut: horror, laughter, sarcasm, and of course happy and sad."-Lurid Lit" Hayden nails it again with this darkly delightful collection filled with unforgettable characters and their askew outlooks!" G.L. Giles
Whispers in the Cries
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 48,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Hunted by the shadowed entity of his grandfather's past and its dark brethren of phantom wraiths, macabre menace, and demonic beasts, Randy Conroy must survive the nightmare his grandfather could not. "A first class ghost story....intensely visual!" Mister Lobo, (nationally syndicated horror host) Take yourself into the hollowed bowels of the Queen Mary......
The Everborn
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 127,060. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Everborn concerns the offspring of fallen angels that have lived among us since the dawn of man. Throughout the ages, they live life after life in normal society until each one falls in love and fathers his own child. Before that child is born, they undergo a rapid degeneration into a fetal state before they disappear entirely and become reborn into a new life.
Red Wet Dirt
Price: $2.48 USD. Words: 100,160. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
“I don’t know what else to say about this that has not already been said by some of the best writers of the genre. All I can do is join them in singing his praises. Grabowsky is a master of taking old legends and giving them new life… discover for yourself one of the best up and coming writers of our decade!” --Eve Blaack, Hacker’s Source Magazine, on RED WET DIRT
The Return of Spring-heeled Jack
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Spring-Heeled Jack is a British urban legend, first appearing in 1837. Eye witnesses tell of a man who could leap several stories in the air with little effort. Some say he could breathe blue fire, others say he lured women out of their homes and attacked them by clawing at their faces. He breaks into an antique store. Enter Alice, who works at the store, and the two develop an unlikely alliance.
The Hollow
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 113,750. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Spiders. Spiders everywhere. All sizes and shapes, crawling down the walls and up through the cracks in the floorboards. Then surrounding her feet and leading her in her trance-like state out the door in the middle of the night to the cemetery down the road... This is one of many night terrors and strange urges to visit a certain little girl's grave that Maryanne Rosa has been experiencing....
Mythic Blood
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 111,580. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Two powerful brothers, separated at birth, find each other after being tortured and turned into vampire killing machines by sinister forces for use as weapons of Dark Ages warfare. Neither one wanted to be monsters, but was there a way to use their powers for good?
Stationhouse No.1
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 45,600. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Stationhouse No. 1 once held the town's most prestigious fire & rescue unit, but in late 1959 almost the entire team was savagely slain, their remains burned. Years later, the grisly incidents which had taken place became legendary, and the terror never exactly stopped. Its history has been since drenched in the blood of many an unexplained death.
Stygian Rift
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 by Black Bed Sheet Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Science Fiction, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What would you do if you woke up in hell and couldn’t remember a thing? Set in a dystopian society about 150 years from the 21st century…… Suddenly rousing in a place completely different from his world, seventeen-year-old Robert is greeted with accusations, bullying, and fear from the teenagers around him. Life isn’t easy in the new place...
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A Scream in the Night 3
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 38,770. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2024 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Compiled and edited by Reyna Young (horror host Miss Misery), features stories by Boo Rhodes, Lindsey Goddard, Debra Lamb, Maureen Whelan, Rie Sheridan Rose, Margaret Elizabeth Brook, Tiffany Blem, Marjorie DeHey, and Danni Winn. Last Doorway Productions and Black Bed Sheet Books celebrate women in horror fiction again to bring another chilling, all-female horror anthology A Scream in the Night 3!
Tales of Hip Hop Horror: Thug Death
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Horror » General
Welcome to the dark world of Hip Hop, where in order to survive you must close your eyes and tell yourself it’s only a book! Climb into the stories that will be stuck within your mind after the pages have been read. Forever haunted by the words that Tales of Hip Hop will slice you with and leave you wanting more….
Carmilla
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 28,300. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Horror » General
Carmilla is an 1872 Gothic novella by Irish author Sheridan Le Fanu and one of the early works of vampire fiction, antedating Bram Stoker's Dracula (1897) by 26 years.
Read Us or Die
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 119,200. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The first official publisher’s anthology featuring the exemplary talents of the authors of BLACK BED SHEET BOOKS! "Black Bed Sheet is not only a publisher of fantastically creative horror books but knows the meaning of heart and integrity....
Blessings from the Darkness
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 77,200. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 . Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » General
Black Bed Sheet Books is proud to present an anthology of over 30 diverse authors with tales and poems to inspire, thrill and terrify! Blessings from the Darkness is an eclectic collection of horror, sci-fi, fantasy, heartfelt prose, and everything in between, by a talented and diverse group of writers and published authors in dedication of, and in support of, our dearest friend: Yvonne Mason..
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