Ruby Jean Jensen


Ruby Jean Jensen (1927 – 2010) authored more than 30 novels and over 200 short stories. Her passion for writing developed at an early age, and she worked for many years to develop her writing skills. After having many short stories published, in 1974 the novel The House that Samael Built was accepted for publication. She then quickly established herself as a professional author, with representation by a Literary Agent from New York. She subsequently sold 29 more novels to several New York publishing houses. After four Gothic Romance, three Occult and then three Horror novels, MaMa was published by Zebra books in 1983. With Zebra, Ruby Jean completed nineteen more novels in the Horror genre.

Ruby was involved with creative writing groups for many years, and she often took the time to encourage young authors and to reply to fan mail.

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The Lake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
The lake of placid water was framed in the forested hills of Arkansas. A beautiful place for a midnight swim. The couple swam confidently, then disappeared, suddenly and silently. Jerry was the first, and Ilene was the second. How many more would there be before the lake’s new owner discovered that there was something in the lake? Something incredibly ancient. Something ravenous.
Such a Good Baby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Horror » General
At age 14 Felicia gave birth to beautiful baby Jeremy. Her mother rejected Felicia’s story about the pregnancy. She told others that the child was her own. Revolving nurses were brought in to care for the baby. Something about this baby … As Jeremy grows older and gains power, anyone posing a threat to his bond with Felicia should beware his animosity. But to Felicia . . . he was Such a Good Baby.
Dark Angel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Gentle, 17 -year old Peri Lee has beauty that strikes awe in others. She is waiting for the right time to marry her sweetheart. By contrast, 33-year old Gladys Evelyn Swartz feels trapped in an ugly, damaged body, and has never felt loved. Seeking escape, she finds hope in a book on the occult. Is it possible to separate the spirit from body, to roam at will and perhaps to occupy another body?
Satan's Sister
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
Ellen’s recurring nightmare turned her blood cold—the leering eyes are bared, white teeth jutting out of the evil mask. And then she met it, alive and deadly, threatening to demand her inheritance, her lover . . . and her life!
Child of Satan House
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Andrea was getting desperate. If she wasn’t her mother’s daughter, why did the “real” set of parents seem to reject her? She was determined to solve the mystery, even though the secret might be protected by a murderer.
The Girl Who Didn't Die
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,590. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.00 from 1 review)
Waking beside the stream … slowly remembering the drive in the night, the narrow bridge, and the strange fog that seemed to surround and suffocate her. Then … nothing. No memory of escaping the car, which was still underwater, doors locked. She continued to the house, bought sight unseen, which she planned to convert to a hunting lodge. Something dark and inescapable entered the house with her …
House at River's Bend
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2022 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Arriving at the old mansion, she felt a great feeling of exhilaration. This entire estate, a surprise inheritance, was now hers. However, her excitement was slowly being replaced with fear. After seeing the spirit dragging along a blanket dripping with blood, she now felt a sense of impending doom. If only she had sooner recognized the deep-rooted evil that now had her in its grip …
Seventh All Hallows' Eve
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,570. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Aleah barely get by on waitress pay. So, she could not ignore Luther’s proposed marriage as a thirty-day business arrangement. After the marriage, she and her daughter move into the strange mansion. She can’t help but wonder about Luther’s motives, and the coincidence that the arrangement ends the day AFTER All Hallows’ Eve. Who can she trust? How can she keep her daughter safe?
The House that Samael Built
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,560. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal » General
Come with Tara, to Black Swamp Manor. Amy, flower-child and child mother, is soon to give birth and has begged Amy to journey here to help her. Discover with Tara, in this mansion of the damned, that all babes are not innocent, all hippies are not loving, and a house where nobody lives is not necessarily uninhabited . . . Come with Tara to . . . The House that Samael Built
Night Thunder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,980. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
In 1865, a girl planted a sycamore tree over the grave, and swore that those buried would remain as long as the tree stood. The story was soon forgotten ... The 1990s, as suburbs rise, who cares about the bulldozing of one old tree? A single person witnesses the bodies coming to life and crawling out. Ominous drumbeats return … a signal that evil is once again free. An ancient terror is awakened!
The Haunting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The bizarre nightmares begin shortly after moving into the old Wickham mansion. Katie has horrible visions of an old woman wielding a butcher knife. Then she faces a real ghost in the house … a ghost that can open doors, pick up objects such as … the long butcher knife. Can any of this be real? Katie soon finds that only she can put an end to the slowly awakening, savage evil.
The Reckoning
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,500. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Did some force from beyond know about the terrible crimes that had transpired in this little town? The sightings began one night—the lost, almost forgotten children; who hadn't aged a day in all the years since their disappearance. Reverend Dalton didn’t know why the children had picked this moment to come home, but he did know that the time had finally come for ... THE RECKONING
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,080. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Celia, desperate to escape her abusive husband, found the gun. He soon he lay dead. Rolling his body into the swamp, she recalled that Durk had threatened to defeat death and extract his revenge on her and the children. Telling no one about Durk, Celia began to run with help from an underground network. Unfortunately, their trip was not destined to go as planned.
Lost and Found
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Magret’s dreams—the baby's head rising right out of the earth, its piercing eyes staring at her. Just another nightmare. Until reports came of an infant girl in the woods near their house. The police searched, finding nothing. Then another sighting, soon followed by a brutal murder. She realized that something from her childhood was returning. What terror awaited if she failed to pacify the child?
Vampire Child
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,930. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Ketti’s attempts to stay hidden failed when Babette send a simple birthday card to her brother Patrick. Soon the family was in chaos, with another death and Ketti jailed for trying to kill Patrick. Patrick was taken to a Boy’s Farm and Babette to a foster home. Babette was completely unaware that her brother was now responding to an insatiable thirst. Would she recognize the mortal danger in time?
Death Stone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,820. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
She must possess that ring! However, soon after placing it on her finger Greta becomes haunted by a strange, terrifying feeling—that a shadow is following her, whispering for her to do bad things. Greta was nearby when the murder occurred, but remembers nothing. Yet, she can’t shake the nagging feeling that she is somehow responsible, even though she has been saying No, No, No to the whispers!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,570. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The old raggedy man had left the strange device on her doorstep. Now people were eagerly lining up to have their futures foretold by the sad little girl with the pendulum. The pendulum that predicted some good things . . . births, trips, success. But when the small metal arrow swung toward the word DEATH, those people would inevitably die in bizarre ways. Some would suffer UNSPEAKABLE HORRORS …
Jump Rope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,030. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2021 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Apparent suicide by slashing his wrists in the bathtub and then slitting his own throat? And the rope binding his hands—removed by an unknown someone before the police arrived. Young, sensitive Haley had seen the rope and the “Other”, but kept it to herself. She was puzzled by this “Other”, who looked exactly like her but was seen jumping rope and singing that horrible song right after each violen
House of Illusions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,260. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Amy and Jodi hardly remembered their father who lived and worked in a carnival, but now they were going to live with him. Their lives were soon disrupted by two mysterious murders that were somehow related to the clowns and the history of the House of Illusions.
Chain Letter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,840. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The spooky chain letter stated: Whosoever possesseth this letter and dares to break this chain shall suffer disaster and death . . . Abby and Brian would feel compelled to send the letter to special friends, then watch helplessly as their lives came to revolve around that letter. Would they know who had broken the chain letter by … who had died?
Wait and See
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 1 review)
For twenty-six years, Daniel had been constantly tormented by the death of Charlene, his cousin, his sweetheart. He knew things about Charlene that no one else ever knew. After his new wife and kids moved in with Charlene’s mother, curious Kevin began exploring. Despite his aunt’s warnings, he was drawn to the river. His discovery beneath the river bank would unleash evil and invite catastrophe.
Best Friends
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,180. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
When his nursery school teacher unexpectedly died, Barry was saved from having to testify. He also felt safe when his Best Friends were near. Of course they followed him to the mountain cabin. No one else could see them as they played and protected him. They would do whatever he asked of them. Until his friends suddenly began doing things that he did not ask them to do … and people started to die.
Home Sweet Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Spending time at a mountain cabin was the perfect vacation, his parents said. But Timmy was wary, and watched Dan Walker change as they drove. Upon awakening the next morning, he was shocked to find several children occupying the bedroom. After checking out his new surroundings, he realized that Uncle Dan intended that he should never leave his new … HOME SWEET HOME
The Living Evil
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,930. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
At their parting, Heather gave her daughters a beautiful doll . . . Zenoa. Over time, the doll developed motives of its own. And it would persist for decades. The doll took its victims by surprise and disposed of those no longer useful to it. In the dark the deadly doll could pass for … a human. But it sought power to seal the transformation.
Baby Dolly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,160. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Soon after Sybil received the baby dolly as a present, the mysterious deaths began. Sybil watched what happened, and resolved to keep it secret. She only brought the dolly down from its cabinet when she particularly wanted something. Sybil’s death did not stop Baby Dolly, the horror at the center, from causing grief over the following decades.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,300. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Jessica lived with her parents and brother. Jessica was devastated when her mother left to pursue a career. Lonely, she found comfort in the old mansion nearby, where the ancient dolls seemed to appreciate her. And it seemed there was another presence in the old house. Her father recognized that Jessica was struggling and tried to take action, but he failed to grasp the unfolding terror ...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
The little dolly waited in the attic to be picked up, cooed over and set free to work her will. After her father’s death, Dorrie found happiness in the attic with her new-found dolly. Her family was busy doing other things. She might have been concerned when her little doll began to move on its own, if only she understood this life and death thing.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
The kids found the beautiful doll locked in a trunk in a trash pile. Laura quickly realized that the doll was a virtual twin to the doll at her antique store. It was out of character for Grand-Dad to throw away something so valuable. She began to investigate the family history. As more secrets were revealed, accidents and death seemed to stalk the family. Could the doll somehow be responsible?
Hear the Children Cry
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,840. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2020 . Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
UNSEEN HORROR . . . Ginger wondered how it was possible that within a short few months, the couple had lost three small children. Their deaths remained inexplicable. The surviving brother Danny seemed moody and distracted. Was this perhaps due to the trauma of the violent deaths? A MYSTERY . . . Who is there to suspect, other than the children’s parents . . . and their five year-old son?

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