Two 14 year old girls runaway to Seattle. What awaits them? Are they walking into a trap?
A chance meeting at the SeaTac Airport will test the resilience of a shy introverted 17 year old girl with a gift she isn't aware she possesses.
I've had enough of Mom smothering me and using me as her personal slave. I have someone who loves me and wants to make all my dreams come true. Tickets are waiting at the airport for me and my best friend Connie. He's rich, handsome, and loves me. What could be better than that. Connie will be my bridesmaid at my wedding then it will be too late for Mom to do anything. He said she will come around when she sees how much he loves me. Did I mention that he is a dream.
I don't want this gift, it is more like a curse. I can't unknow what I have seen. I have seen her broken and being helped to a car. She is locked away and has no way of getting help. I think they made a mistake when I inherited this gift, I'm too shy and introverted and the ...
It'll take more than a wish to help this fairy godmother find her own happy ever after.
When Martha, tired of working as a fairy of pleasure, uses illegal magic to bring two lovers together, she's caught by a fae inquisitor and dragged before the Seelie court. She's sure to be stripped of her magic if she's convicted.
Lucky for her, she's got some time before she goes to trial -- she has forty days to save herself from the court's judgment.
Only true love can protect her from losing her magic forever. But the man she loved, the Fae King, died years ago.
So what's a fairy to do? Wave her wand and make a wish? That's far too dangerous -- not to mention illegal.
But all magic comes at a price. She just has to decide if it's one she's willing to pay.
The Fae King stars reader favorite, Martha, and is set in the magical world of The Vampire King. Readers, who enjoy magical fairy tale retellings, will love this steamy take of a fairy godmother's search for more than a happy ever after.
Book #1 in the Purge of Babylon post-apocalyptic series. It all starts here.
ONE NIGHT. THAT WAS ALL IT TOOK.
Creatures that once lived in the shadows, hidden from humankind, have risen, spreading like a plague across the globe over the course of a single night. Their numbers growing exponentially through infection, these seemingly unkillable creatures have swallowed up whole cities and collapsed unprepared governments.
Survivors call it The Purge.
Against all odds, a disparate group of survivors has emerged from that blood-soaked night that devastated the planet and reduced humanity to an endangered species. Among the survivors are two ex-Army Rangers, a businesswoman, and a third-year medical student. But surviving The Purge was one thing - staying alive is another matter entirely.
Hope exists in the countryside, in the form of a self-sustaining underground facility designed to withstand any calamity. But in order to reach its safety, the ...
A curse. A woman on the run. A king out for revenge.
Blamed for her mother's crimes, Cree has spent her entire life hidden away from the vengeful king of monsters and his guards.
That is until she meets Coven, whose father risks everything to keep her safe.
Enraged, the king curses him and sends a hunter after Cree, while she travels to another realm in search of a way to break the curse.
Will she be able to break the curse and save the only man brave enough to know her truth?
If a human falls in a city full of vampires and no one cares to hear it, do their screams still make a noise?
For the last hundred years humans have been at the bottom of the food chain since the rise of supernaturals, and in our city vampires rule the roost. In a city divided into three different triads, each section is ruled by a vampire governor who is fit to do as he pleases.
To keep their subjects in line every five years they do a purge where every adult man is fair game for any vampire to feed on for twenty-four hours. To determine which triads need to participate in the purge and which one will be exempt, three people from each triad are summoned to partake in a sick and twisted game to survive. The winner gets to guarantee safety for their community.
The losers die.
For years I had kept my head down, followed every triad law, and focused on keeping my mother alive. But an announcement that women will now be included in the summoning turns my world upside down.
The first ...
Blue Springs, a quaint historic town, where evil lurks, and monsters dwell. Even most locals don't believe the old tales, but in this town what you don't believe in might kill you.
Twelve-year-old Josh loves Halloween more than anything, until he encounters a decoration more terrifying than anything he's ever seen. Will he still feel the holiday spirit, if he makes it out of this one alive?
A couple of community college students discover the greatest dangers can come from within. Can a best friend save the day when even a thought can kill, or is it already too late for both of them?
A group on a hunting weekend is stalked by an ancient evil, but these friends have their own monstrous secret. Can it keep these hunters from becoming the prey?
Little Cristina is the first-grade-superhero princess of the backyards on her street. She is fearless in the face of any pretend monster. When she discovers a real one, will she keep her little nerve long enough to stay alive, or will the ...
Forced to leave the safety of Rivers Crossing, sisters Lori and Virginia, along with their vigilant guard dogs, Zeus and Perseus, find themselves on the road again, following Old Bob's map. Surviving the dangers of the zombie apocalypse has become second nature to them in this, the third installment of their adventure. Still, the ever changing virus, producing new and varied strains of horrors, continues to endanger them and their traveling companions. Perhaps the greatest danger travels with them, as Lori struggles to come to terms with her nature. The changes occurring within her threaten to tear the sisters apart, and destroy their search for a safe haven.
Kate makes a chain of drastic decisions in an attempt to gain control of her life. This doesn't stop with her look, or even her name. She decides to let a mysterious stranger turn her into a vampire, and their complicated history with one another is slowly revealed as layer by layer of this story unfolds. The self-professed "King of all the Dark and Scary Things" wants her for himself, and he isn't about to let her go without a fight.
A good critic does what needs to be done.
Samantha has spent her time living in the big city trying to cultivate a following for her online food critique blog. One bad review can spell out disaster for a restaurant, but Samantha knows that she needs to be the impartial judge the city deserves. She's tasted the city's local cuisine, sampled the drinks, and has an opinion that she needs to share. Sadly, her blog only has a handful of loyal readers, and she's in a rut. There's only so many places to eat before she's written about them all, and so far none of them have had the showstopper quality she's looking for. On her quest for the next trendy food joint, her taste buds try to warn her of an unseen presence.
Will following this mysterious creature leave a bad taste in her mouth?
Along with five other strangers, Samantha will try and follow the mysterious creature throughout the city to discover its secrets. Unfortunately for her, it's not always easy to rely on taste alone.
Lora took her revolver with her into the motel room and the single suitcase she carried with her. It'd been the only thing she could pack while he was at work. She scrambled with the key, put it in the lock, quickly opened the door, closed it and locked it again.
She never thought she'd be able to escape the terror of the abusive relationship with her boyfriend. It always seemed no matter where she moved, he'd be lurking in the shadows nearby like a ghost waiting to remind her she'd never be able to run.
Five years of being terrified he'd come home, beat on her until he felt better and then dragging her into their bedroom had been enough. It'd been her personal hell and for the longest time, no one knew.
Okay, stop thinking about it. Lora pulled some of the ramen she'd gotten at a discount from the last Wal-Mart she stopped at
Outside, things had gotten strangely quiet. The rain slowed to a gentle patter on the ground, replaced by the looming fog drifting over the ...
Death has risen from the depths... and she isn't leaving empty-handed.
Twenty-five years ago, a rural Oklahoma town awoke to a grisly discovery: thirty-six children, dead in the nearby lake. Every 10-year-old for miles had perished without explanation.
All but one.
Shane Gibson might never shed the loathing of his hometown, much less the burden of survivor's guilt. But soon, these will be the least of his problems.
Something dark remains at work in the depths of Grand Lake, a force as beguiling as it is brutal. Shane was spared its wrath once, but his luck is about to run dry. With the townsfolk at his throat, can he stop another mass drowning, or will he die trying?
Last Breath will absolutely devour you. Read at your own peril, but whatever you do? Don't forget to breathe.
A vacation to Mexico is supposed to be about sun, sand, and drunken debauchery. It's not supposed to include being trapped in a cave and trying to keep your head above water, while slimy things watch you with gleefully hungry eyes. Ellie Hughes swears that if she makes it home alive, her travel agent is going to get such a bad review...
Would you sell your soul to clear your name?
Wrongfully accused of a heinous crime, Prince Lorrek is among three people who know actually what happened. One died. The memory of the other has been erased.
The surrounding kingdoms dissolve into war, but the sorcerer Lorrek remains apart, determined to clear his name. Even that comes at a price, for his own redemption might destroy his family.
Someday I'll Be Redeemed launches a fantasy/sci-fi series where magic and technology contend against one another, mysteries abound, and difficult choices must be made. If you enjoy compelling characters, unpredictable plots, and new twists of familiar tropes, you will love Kelly Blanchard's page-turning series.
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You can run but you can't hide.
During a camping trip to the Catskill Mountains, Charlotte's boyfriend Luke, a former soldier suffering PTSD, goes on a rampage, nearly killing Charlotte and her two friends. A year later Charlotte is a graduate student in the small college town of Ashenville, North Carolina. Yet her new life is shattered when Luke, recently released from prison, shows up on her doorstep, demanding to get back together. When it becomes clear to Luke that she is no longer interested in him, and she has in fact moved on with a new boyfriend, he vows to kill her. Now, it seems, Charlotte only has one option: Run.
Praise for Jeremy Bates:
"Old-school horror story reminiscent of Stephen King"
"Best book I've read to date"
"Perfect for Laymon fans!"
"Definitely recommend to all fans of modern horror"
"A master storyteller!"
"I sort of fell into Jeremy Bates by accident, and I'm so glad I did. He's one of my new favorite writers, and I urge everyone to check him ...
The melancholy, brilliance, passionate lyricism, and torment of Edgar Allen Poe are all well represented in this collection. Here, in one volume, are his masterpieces of mystery, terror, humor, and adventure, including stories such as The Tell-Tale Heart, The Cask of Amontillado, The Black Cat, The Masque of the Red Death, The Murders in the Rue Morgue, and The Pit and the Pendulum, to name just a few, that defined American romanticism and secured Poe as one of the most enduring literary voices of the nineteenth century.
"The adventure of Tolkien, the pace of Patterson and the terror of King, what's not to love... "
Twisted New Terror from the Top 100 British Horror Writer. "You won't be able to put it down."
"This was unsettling and weird, in a good way. I enjoyed having no idea what was going to happen. Atmospheric and compelling." "Wheatley has created a non-stop page-turner of a debut novel."
Waking up in a new body every day, Lucas is on the hunt to find out why. His journey takes him to the mysterious Priory. Along the way, he meets a group of teenagers following a mysterious message found in the woods, and Jess, a mother-of-two with secrets of her own.
The residents' of Westford are going missing, and a mysterious symbol has appeared in their town.
Reports of strange creatures are appearing in the news, and a man who disappeared twenty-years ago has reappeared... does he know the truth?
Now, they must join together before it's too late and Westford is lost forever.
The oldest monsters ...
Kalis - Book I in the White Assassin Saga
An Eye Color Magic Novella
Can anyone truly see life through the eyes of another?
The secretive Brotherhood practices an ancient magic that transforms the eyes of the dead into a powerful magical talisman that lets them access the skills and abilities of their owners. They are shunned and feared wherever they go.
Kalis has taken refuge in an abandoned church and played the part of an ordinary citizen for years, but when his young friend comes to him with news of her mother's death, he breaks his mask and seeks revenge on her behalf. When the killer destroys Kalis' home, he's left with the eyes of a killer and an abandoned child who needs his help.
Kalis' only hope is to fabricate a new set of eyes before the killer takes over his soul, but when he's injured he has to rely on Sasti to help him. He learns too late that the killer had a special fondness for little girls that invades Kalis' dreams and his every waking moment.
If Sasti ...
A simple marriage becomes a twisted web of lies, deceit, and infidelity.
Kim and Frank have survived a stabbing and a shootout together, but must now join forces to figure out how a loving husband went from alive and well to dead as a doornail without rhyme or reason. The suspect list is short, but the reasonings for such a murder is as cloudy and mysterious and Kim's strange abilities.
Will they figure out who killed who in time, or wind up amongst the list of the dead themselves?
Though Kim now has the aid of a detective to help her solve her own tragic mystery, will he choose instead to use her abilities to his own advantage for his cases? Even worse, will Frank still want to help the amnesiac once he realizes just what kind of person is hiding under her forgotten memories? It's unknown how anyone will react when they find out the truth...
Marshall Heights is no ordinary tower block.
Piles of teeth are regularly found in the basement. A nearby trainline causes the entire building to regularly shudder. And some nights - at precisely 3am - the dead can be heard knocking on the doors, begging for help.
When she arrives at Marshall Heights to search for her missing sister, Megan Booth immediately realizes that something's wrong. The local police refuse to go near the place, so Megan has to uncover the truth herself. She soon finds, however, that even the residents of the building are scared to discover what really lurks in the corridors.
The Haunting of Marshall Heights is the story of a building where the barrier between the living and the dead has worn thin, and where an evil force is trying to force its way back into this world.
Lovecraft meets modern horror as the world comes undone. All things unknown and unknowable are coming to light...
Strange creatures wander the dark canopies of Germany's Black Forest.
A young boy harbors something both dark and divine within him.
A man learns to control his dreams, only to find an ancient evil imprisoned within them.
Something lurks in the shadows of a woman's house, and it wants her baby.
All of these things and more in this riveting new collection of 18 terrifying cosmic and supernatural horror stories. Get it now and discover the terrors that lurk within.
Valkin Kendor has no idea who he is...
He thinks he's just a plain ol' farm boy from Tillmandor, but when the King of the Barbarians captures him, he starts to wonder!
He is brought to Hallucagenia, a land he knew only to exist in fairytales and legends, to be trained in a mysterious art beyond the realm of magic and science! He learns of powerful leaders and loose alliances. He befriends Tereartre Levon, leader of the Werethallic Wolf Force.
What Valkin doesn't know is that Tereartre had killed his father...
*The first edition of Book I appeared on the BookManBookWoman TV show with Larry and Saralee Woods*
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Titles in the Outcast of the Dark Knight series:
Book I - The Dark Knights Return
Book II - The Dark Knights Sunrise
Book III - The Dark Knights Ascend
Book IV - The Dark Knights Inferno
Book V - The Dark Knights Awaken
Book VI - The Dark Knights Hero
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Musaicum Books presents to you this unique collection, designed and formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices."The Boats of the Glen Carrig" - The ship "Glen Carrig" gets lost at sea when it strikes "a hidden rock" and several survivors escape the wreck in two lifeboats. But that is when their agony actually begins, as they become exposed to the Sargasso Sea, also known as "cemetery of the oceans". "The Ghost Pirates" - Jessop is the only survivor of the final voyage of the Mortzestus, rescued from drowning by the crew of the passing Sangier. He begins to recount how he came to be aboard the ill-fated Mortzestus, the rumors surrounding the vessel and the unusual events that rapidly increase in both frequency and severity. He describes his confusion and uncertainty about what he believes he has seen, at times fearing for his own sanity."Sargasso Sea Stories" is the group of short stories which are set around the Sargasso Sea:From the ...
A 17th-century gentleman, mourning the death of his beloved, Lady Mirdath, is given a vision of a far-distant future where their souls will be re-united, and sees the world of that time through the eyes of a future incarnation. The Sun has gone out and the Earth is lit only by the glow of residual vulcanism. The last few millions of the human race are gathered together in a gigantic metal pyramid, nearly eight miles high - the Last Redoubt, under siege from unknown forces and Powers outside in the dark. These are held back by a shield known as the "air clog", powered from a subterranean energy source called the "Earth Current". For millennia, vast living shapes -- the Watchers -- have waited in the darkness near the pyramid. It is thought they are waiting for the inevitable time when the Circle's power finally weakens and dies. Other living things have been seen in the darkness beyond, some of unknown origins, and others that may once have been human. The narrator sets off alone into ...
The day Talisha was born was the happiest day of Bryony's life. It didn't matter to her that the baby's father was long gone; it didn't matter to her that she would have to cope as an unmarried mum - all she knew was that was going to give her daughter all the love she had to give. That was on Monday. On Tuesday Bryony's world collapsed.
Now Bryony has to face a terrible truth. The baby in the crib next to her isn't her baby. The creature that stares up at her is something monstrous, something inhuman and no matter how much she protests that the baby isn't hers, nobody will believe her. Desperate for help, Bryony and her friend Brook look for answers in the most unlikely places and eventually turn to a gipsy called Orlanda for help. Orlanda tells Bryony the terrible truth: Her baby has been stolen and the creature that has been put in its place is a Changeling. Bryony is left with a terrible choice - is she willing to face perils unknown to get her baby back, or accept that her baby ...
"The Screaming Skull" is a collection of weird and horror stories by Francis Marion Crawford. This collection includes stories such as "The Upper Berth", "For the Blood Is the Life", "The Dead Smile", and "The Screaming Skull", which are considered as the true classics of the horror genre.
The Dead Smile
The Screaming Skull
For the Blood is the Life
The Upper Berth
By the Water of Paradise
The Doll's Ghost
A collection of selected short and long stories from 'Dracula's Guest'; one of the most read and critically acclaimed novels by one of the greatest English writers Bram Stoker. This collection will present the author's mastery in mystery and dramatic writing.
GOREPUNK is a series of standalone horror stories. Each tale a dirty hit of sex, drugs and violence to shoot up your favourite vein. A nightmare roulette spun with a wicked smile and a progressive heart. The Unholy Trinity of GOREPUNK are: GORE, FUN and ATTITUDE...
Abigail has a book to write. Bob has a flock to lead. Nils has vengeance to wreak. Stephen has porn to watch... But the bedrooms of Derby have come alive with the vibrations of a killer sex toy, and it's going to take a bunch of misfits to save the day and make it safe to go back under the sheets!
First published in the year 1851; the present gothic novel 'The House of the Seven Gables' by American author Nathaniel Hawthorne follows a New England family and their ancestral home. The setting for the book was inspired by a gabled house in Salem belonging to Hawthorne's cousin Susanna Ingersoll and by ancestors of Hawthorne who had played a part in the Salem Witch Trials of 1692.
Set in the late 17th century United States, The Witch of Salem tells an incredible story about the madness of Salem and the history of the times. Cora Waters is the daughter of an indented slave, whose father was captured at the time of the overthrow of the Duke of Monmouth. Together with Charles Stevens of Salem, she is the protagonist of the story, whose main villain is Samuel Parris, the chief actor in the Salem tragedy, a person of fierce ambition that led him to deeds of atrocity unsurpassed. He had scarce a redeeming feature. His religion was hypocrisy, superstition, revenge and bigotry.
This ebook has the following flash fiction story:
Monster of Monsters: Arriving At The Knecht Ruprecht Corporation
Type: Flash Fiction and the word count is about 200 words
This short-short story in the Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror Flash Fiction series visits a Brown Delivery person as they start a new and very unusual job.
New to Flash Fiction? Flash Fiction are very very short books to tickle your fancy. They are a great way to see a writer's style and be introduced to the worlds they create and envision.
About the Monster of Monsters series of books:
Monster of Monsters: Realms Of Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror Flash Fiction is a story highlighting a tiny scene from the action-packed Monster of Monsters series inspired by some of Universal Classic Monsters like Dracula, Frankenstein, Creature from the Black Lagoon, the Invisible Man, the Mummy, and the Wolf Man and other classic movies like the Spider Woman, Earth vs The Spider, Eight Legged Freaks, the Spider, ...
The present horror novel 'The Lifted Veil' was written by one of the formeost literary fiction writers of the English Literature - George Eliot. It was first published in the year 1859. Quite unlike the realistic fiction for which Eliot is best known; this novel explores themes of extrasensory perception; the essence of physical life; possible life after death; and the power of fate.
A magical boarding school. Budget cuts. Missing teaches. A not-so-cozy mystery.
You think you know the world of magical boarding schools? Not from a teacher's perspective at a school for at risk youth.
A mysterious force is keeping Prince Elric and Felix Thatch weak and drained. Clarissa must discover the cause of both men's magical malady's -- and her own -- before the Raven Queen strikes when they are all at their weakest.
The Joy of Hex
Despite her lack of magic, Clarissa is determined to get those she loves back, even if it means joining the dark side. In order to bring justice to the land, she will have to fulfill her contract with a Fae, seek answers from Alouette Loraline's diary of experiments, steal the Ruby of Divine Wisdom, and accept assistance from the wickedest witch in all the land -- even if it kills her and everyone around her.
Hedge Witchin' in the Kitchen
Clarissa Lawrence knows little of her fairy godmother's past. When she discovers an unopened ...
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By the time Miss Ida Ludington was twenty-five years old she recognized that she had done with happiness, and that the pale pleasures of memory were all which remained to her. She starts developing the idea of immortality and decides to go to New York and find a medium who can help her materialize the spirit of her youth.
This eBook edition of "The Jewel of Seven Stars (Horror Classic)" has been formatted to the highest digital standards and adjusted for readability on all devices. The Jewel of Seven Stars tells the tale of Malcolm Ross, a young barrister, pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian mummy. Malcolm is awakened in the middle of the night and summoned to the house of famous Egyptologist Abel Trelawny at the request of his daughter, Margaret. Once Malcolm arrives at the house, he learns why he has been called - Margaret, hearing strange noises from her father's bedroom, woke to find him unconscious and bloodied on the floor of his room, under some sort of trance. Margaret reveals that her father had left a letter of strange instructions in the event of his incapacitation, stating that his body should not be removed from his room and must be watched at all times until he wakes up. The room is filled with Egyptian relics, and Malcolm notices that the "mummy ...