Harry Shannon


Harry Shannon has been an actor, an Emmy-nominated songwriter, a recording artist, a music publisher, VP Music at Carolco Pictures and a Music Supervisor on “Basic Instinct” and “Universal Soldier.” His novels include “Night of the Beast," “Night of the Werewolf," “Daemon," "Dead and Gone" and "The Pressure of Darkness," as well as the Mick Callahan suspense novels “Memorial Day,” “Eye of the Burning Man,” and “One of the Wicked." His new collection "A Host of Shadows" is from Dark Region Press. Shannon has won the Tombstone Award, the Black Quill, and has been nominated for the Stoker by the Horror Writer's Association. Contact him via Facebook or at www.harryshannon.com

Where to find Harry Shannon online


Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
The short story "Jailbreak" was written by veteran Harry Shannon and Steven W. Booth. It is a briskly paced weird-western-zombie-apocalypse tale. This section comes from a new novel called "The Hungry," also starring Sheriff Penny Miller, which is set for release in September 2011.
Bad Seed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,340. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Novelist and screenwriter Harry Shannon's "Bad Seed" was a mixture of short horror and crime stories published online around the millennium. Despite numerous flaws, the small-press limited edition became a collectors item. The author admits, "seven novels and dozens of short stories later, some pieces look pretty awkward, but I thought it might be interesting for people to see these first attempts
Behold the Child (Novella)
Price: Free! Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This novella first appeared in the Cemetery Dance anthology "Brimstone Turnpike." Sam Kenzie is an LAPD cop who can't escape his obsession with a serial killer due to demons of his own. "A perfect mix of classic Noir and the supernatural. Dark and brooding." -Shroud Magazine
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 86,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Black Ops specialist Jeff Lehane burned out fast and retired young, but agrees to assist his ex-wife, who is guarding a Latino rap star. She is killed during the concert. Jeff discovers that something has broken into the morgue to eat from her corpse. Outraged, Lehane assembles his former team to hunt down a ghoul that is stalking Las Vegas. A genre-bending horror romp.