Karen Stollznow


Karen Stollznow is the author of Hits & Mrs., God Bless America, Language Myths, Mysteries and Magic, and Haunting America. A co-host of the popular Monster Talk podcast, she has spent many years investigating psychics, ghosts, Bigfoot and other paranormal claims. A Doctor of Linguistics, she has taught at several universities in the United States and Australia, and was a Researcher at the University of California, Berkeley. Karen was born in Sydney, Australia, and she currently lives in Denver, Colorado, with her husband Matthew and their son Blade.


The Legend Of The Screaming Skull
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Gorehill House is home to one of England’s legendary screaming skulls. It was Lord Wigbert’s final request that his skull remain in his childhood home. When a new owner moves into the mansion he tries to dispose of the gruesome artifact. What will happen when a dead man’s final wish is not honored?
Room For One More (Lord Dufferin's Tale)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Lord Dufferin was a famous figure in Victorian society; a swashbuckling adventurer, a distinguished diplomat, and a dandy. But he was most famous for his encounter with a ghost. This is Lord Dufferin’s tale.
The Dark Road
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Michael can’t believe his luck when he picks up an attractive hitchhiker late one night on Highway 365 in Arkansas. He plans to take advantage of the young woman, but soon realizes that he may have driven right into the haunted highway’s urban legend. What dark road will this strange girl take him down?
Welcome Home
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
In 1921, the Hodder family moved from Sydney, Australia, to a quiet rural town. Their excitement quickly sours when they enter their new home and are greeted by an ominous message. The house is soon beset by strange disturbances. Much of the activity appears to surround 12-year-old Fanny. The family believes they are being run out of town. But by who…or what? Inspired by actual events.
I Am Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Travis is convinced that he is being haunted by a doppelganger; a ghostly double. His therapist isn’t so sure. Is this dead ringer just a look-a-like, a figment of his imagination, or a supernatural twin with a sinister purpose?
Don't Leave Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,990. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Strange activity starts taking place in a widow's new apartment. Soon she begins to receive mysterious gifts, prank phone calls, and disturbing letters. Love turns to hate, and then violence. Was her late husband haunting her, jealous that she was seeing another man? Did she have a stalker? Or did the previous tenant never really leave?
Unforeseen Circumstances (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Antiques dealer Aleister Price has a secret: he can peer into the past of any item merely by touching it. He makes a comfortable living selling objets d’arts to rich tourists in Aspen, Colorado, but when a stranger shows up with a dark power of his own, business takes a deadly turn. Unfortunately, having the ability to see the past won’t help him to predict the horrors to come.
Would You Believe It?
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Has anything mysterious ever happened to you? Experiences of this kind are more common than you think. And to people you’d least expect, even notable scientists and skeptics.
Hits & Mrs.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,660. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gil Godsend is the world's greatest psychic medium. Claudia Cox thinks he's the world's biggest fraud. Claudia masterminds plans to catch Gil in the act of cheating but each sting fails dismally. Gil comes out smelling like roses while Claudia looks like a fool. Will Claudia ever expose Gil as a charlatan? Maybe he really is psychic. Or is something more sinister going on behind the scenes?

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