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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Dark Isle
Price: Free! Words: 49,370. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2017 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00)
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.
Red Chapel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,960. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
On the island of Skara Farne, the venomous ghost of Abbot Thomas Beauclerc is back and out for blood. Meanwhile, Mark and his friends must race against time to stop the Abbot and his grisly henchman from conspiring with the monster in a series of brutal killings. This time, the evil is more insidious, and Mark realizes that destroying the Abbot might mean destroying himself.
White Tower
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,130. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017 by Scare Street. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Mark Stine’s vacation on an island resort is turning into a nightmare. He’s chased by the ghost of a medieval monk, Abbot Thomas, and fear consumes the island when the body of a retired teacher is found in a grave by the beach. As bodies pile up, the Follower, a shadow doing the Abbot’s killing, becomes more active. Mark needs to solve the White Tower’s mystery, or he might become a ghost himself.

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