David Longhorn

Biography

David Longhorn was born in North East England long before the internet, but fortunately they had plenty of books in those days! He enjoyed reading all sorts of fact and fiction in childhood and also became a huge fan of old horror movies and the BBC’s Ghost Stories for Christmas on television, despite losing a lot of sleep as a result.

He went on to get a degree in English Studies, which somehow led him to a career in local government, which in turn took him into a recording studio where he provided voice-overs, read news, and did a lot of other audio stuff. It’s been that kind of life, really – a bit random but quite interesting. All the while he was reading and writing supernatural fiction, influenced by both the classic tales of writers like Ambrose Bierce, M.R. James, and Edgar Allan Poe, but also by modern masters such as Stephen King. He hopes to write a lot more about the world of the dead and undead, assuming they let him…

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Books

Nightmare Series Books 4 - 6
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 148,560. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The nightmare is not over, and a new terror has been unleashed… A year after the Hobbs Lane Incident, Denny Purcell and her friend Frankie Dupont try to get their lives and careers back on track. But when they come face to face with a shocking ordeal, they realize a new nightmare is about to begin…
Nightmare Series Books 1 - 3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 138,720. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Something deadly is hiding in the shadows… When a TV crew seeking evidence of the supernatural enters the crumbling grounds of Malpas Abbey, they have no idea what they might find. Hoping to capture paranormal activity live on camera, they descend deeper into the shadows, hunting for ghosts and apparitions. But instead, they discover something much worse…
Nightmare Rising
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,810. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Humanity’s final nightmare has begun... After discovering the existence of the monstrous Interlopers, reporter Denny Purcell’s life has become a living hell. She has been hunted, tortured, and experimented on. Her flesh has been fused to an alien symbiont, and every day is a struggle to keep her humanity. But her nightmare has only just begun.
Nightmare Spawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Reporter Denny Purcell is on the run. After exposing the existence of monsters known as Interlopers, she has earned the wrath of their queen, Casandra. Implanted with an alien parasite in her spine, Denny has managed to fight the queen’s telepathic control for now. The sluglike symbiont grants her psychic abilities, but each day, she fears she may lose her mind and become Casandra’s slave.
Nightmare Resurrection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
They thought the nightmare was over. But a new terror has been unleashed… Reporter Denny Purcell knows the truth. Aliens are real. The Interlopers, sinister invaders from another dimension, live among us. She’s determined to expose these beings and their horrific plans. But to the rest of the world, Denny and her team are just another group of crackpots and raving lunatics.
Nightmare Revelation
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,410. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller & Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Deadly secrets lurk within the dark tunnels of the London Underground… The nightmare of Machen continues to cast a deep shadow of gloom as dreadful stories of murder and mayhem make their way into London. But death comes knocking when a thick fog crawls through the night and shape-shifting killers scour the city. No one is safe, and the smell of fear lingers in the air.
Nightmare Valley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Months have passed since the Malpas Massacre, and the media is in the midst of a feeding frenzy. Reporters and law enforcement are certain the murders can be traced to a cold-blooded serial killer. But those who have survived the carnage know the truth all too well. As the victims become suspects, they find themselves in a race against time to clear their names.
Nightmare Abbey
Price: Free! Words: 54,660. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2022 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
TV Producers Matt McKay and Ted Gould are looking for one thing… ghosts. As the creators of a popular paranormal investigation show, they’ve staked their reputation on the existence of the super-natural. But when they lead their camera crew deep into the cavernous interior of Malpas Abbey, they discover far more than they bargained for…
Dark Isle
Price: Free! Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
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Mark Stine is enjoying his year as a visiting professor at Cambridge University. But when he starts researching the long-dead English writer, Monty Summerskill, he discovers the shocking truth: that the ghost stories he wrote led to the author's shocking death. Meanwhile, the terrors awaiting Mark at Dark Isle are immense. Something horrifying has been awakened, and is terribly hungry for blood.