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Horror new titles

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Check out terrifying tales of ghosts and ghouls, flesh-eating zombies and more spine-chilling stories in book, eBook, eAudiobook, large print or audio CD. This list updates when we add new titles to our collection.
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Pan's labyrinth by Guillermo del Toro

Pan's labyrinth

Guillermo del Toro

eBook

-- In fairy tales, there are men and there are wolves, there are beasts and dead parents, there are girls and forests. Ofelia knows all this, like any young woman with a head full of stories. And she sees right away what the Capitan is, in his immacu...

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The fossil  by Greig Beck

The fossil

Greig Beck

Book

"Klaus and Doris have just made the discovery of their lives - a complete Neanderthal skeleton buried in a newly opened sinkhole. But on removing it, something else tumbles free. Something that switches on, and then calls home. Soon the owners are coming...

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They kill  by Tim Waggoner

They kill

Tim Waggoner

Book

"What are you willing to do, what are you willing to become, to save someone you love? On the one-year anniversary of his death in a horrible car accident, Sierra's brother, Jeffrey, is resurrected by a mysterious man known only as Corliss. Corliss...

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Harmony  by Lilith. author. Saintcrow

Harmony

Lilith. author. Saintcrow

Book

"After an accident claims her unconventional mother, Val Smith has to live with her boring, reliable father. Grief and change aren't good for anyone, but Val and her dad are doing okay - until they visit a place like paradise. Harmony Home is safe, secure,...

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And cannot come again  by Simon Bestwick

And cannot come again

Simon Bestwick

Book

"Funny, frightening and moving, the stories in Simon Bestwick’s new collection explore how our childhoods mark us, our regrets haunt us, and how our innocence is sometimes lost—and sometimes taken away. A young policewoman is drawn into a dreadful ba...

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In the shadow of Spindrift House  by Mira Grant

In the shadow of Spindrift House

Mira Grant

Book

"Nature abhors a straight line. The natural world is a place of curves and softened edges, of gentle mists and welcoming spirals. Nature remembers deviation; nature does not forgive... For Harlowe Upton-Jones, life has never been a straight line. Shipped...

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The possession  by Michael Rutger

The possession

Michael Rutger

Book

"Still recovering from the shocking revelations they uncovered deep in uncharted territory in the Grand Canyon, American myth and legend investigator Nolan Moore and his team take on a new mission, investigating a rumored case of witchcraft and posse...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

Alfie Simpson's The Plant Room features one of our favourite characters to grace our pages, then proceeds to commit terrible violence. Claire Fitzpatrick and Michael Morris both channel Ursula Le Guin's dark side, while Hari Navarro's Black Holy asks...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

Our 8th issue skews heavily to horror, covering a few different subgenres by some amazing writers. Deborah Sheldon (Contrition, Thylacines) starts things off with For Weirdless Days and Weary Nights, a dark tale about friends discovering an abandoned...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

Travel to the mesosphere to catch a glimpse of Hannah C. van Didden's The Unknown, while in Matey, Peter Kirk wonders what happens when robots get old.​With Hurk + Dav, Arthur Robinson introduces two of our favourite new characters. And poet J...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

We celebrate our 10th issue with a selection of 10 fantastic short stories and poems. Nikky Lee's "The Longest Hour" explores the consequences of an unplanned pregnancy in space, and Aurealis-nominated Arthur Robinson prepares for a very rainy day in...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

**Featuring Alfie Simpson's "Sub-Urban", winner of the 2018 Aurealis Awards Best Horror Short Story. Congratulations, Alfie!**Breach's seventh issue continues our grand tradition of finding the best short fiction from New Zealand and Australia. Tee L...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

Issue #02 of Australia and NZ's newest SF/Horror fiction magazine is here. Featuring brand new short stories by Jessica Nelson-Tyers, Alfie Simpson, Jesse Hayward, Lucy-Jane Walsh and Carlington Black, with cover art by Oliver Hayes.Our second issue takes...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

**Featuring Piper Mejia's "Planned and Expected", shortlisted for the 2018 Australian Shadows Best Short Fiction award AND"The Middle of the Night" by Rebecca Fraser, shortlisted for the 2018 Australian Shadows Best Poetry awardAND"A Devoted Husband"...

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Breach

Breach

eBook

Hari Navarro's dark fantasy Tongue and the Australian Gothic of Joshua Kemp's Ouroboros book-end our super-sized sixth issue. In between you'll find symbiotic alien relationships, dismembered bodies and dubious medical professionals. An abattoir of horror...

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The survival of Molly Southbourne  by Tade Thompson

The survival of Molly Southbourne

Tade Thompson

Book

"Who was Molly Southbourne? What did she leave behind? A burnt-out basement. A name stained in blood. Bodies that remember murder, one of them left alive. A set of rules that no longer apply. Molly Southbourne is alive. If she wants to survive, she'll...

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Silver nails  by Jack Yeovil

Silver nails

Jack Yeovil

Book

"In the dark and dangerous Warhammer world, the desperate and the depraved live hand in glove. In this anthology of stories reacquaint yourself with some of its more morally ambiguous denizens, including ‘Filthy’ Harald Kleindeinst and the scryer Ros...

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The toll  by Cherie Priest

The toll

Cherie Priest

Book

State Road 177 runs along the Suwannee River, between Fargo, Georgia, and the Okefenokee Swamp. Drive that route from east to west, and you'll cross six bridges. Take it from west to east, and you might find seven. But you'd better hope not. Titus and...

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Beasts in velvet  by Jack Yeovil

Beasts in velvet

Jack Yeovil

Book

"The dark, crowded streets of Altdorf, greatest city of the Old World, have always teemed with rogues and cut-throats. But now the City Watch is faced with its greatest challenge, a murderer so savage that he is known only as the Beast. Against a background...

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Monsters don't cry  by Shane. author. McKenzie

Monsters don't cry

Shane. author. McKenzie

Book

"Natasha just wants to be loved. But it's hard to find someone when you're an obese, fetid monstrosity of a human. She knows she'll never be beautiful like the women in the magazines but the porcelain face-mask she wears helps her feel pretty.She has...

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Vampire hunter D. Volume 15, Dark road. by Hideyuki Kikuchi

Vampire hunter D. Volume 15, Dark road.

Hideyuki Kikuchi

eBook

Vampire Hunter D takes on his greatest challenge yet! The ruthless vampire Noble General Gaskell commands the loyalty of some of the most infamous and deadly vampires in history, and Gaskell has no patience for D's interference, heroic or not! With the...

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Growing things and other stories  by Paul Tremblay

Growing things and other stories

Paul Tremblay

Book

"A chilling collection of psychological suspense and literary horror from the multiple award-winning author of the national bestseller, The Cabin at the End of the World, and A Head Full of Ghosts"--

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Evil harvest by Anthony Izzo

Evil harvest

Anthony Izzo

eBook

Something dark and malevolent lurks among the citizens of Lincoln, New York. For years, an Evil has controlled its demonic appetites, claiming victims at random: a traveling salesman, a newly arrived family, a child. The deaths were isolated, quickly...

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Growth by Jeff (Jeffory) Jacobson

Growth

Jeff (Jeffory) Jacobson

eBook

Corn is America's grain and the very stuff of life. Now, scientists have created a genetically modified strain that repels all pests. It also unknowingly contains the DNA of a rare species of fungus that is invasive, virulently infectious, and very d...

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House of the hanging jade by Amy M. Reade

House of the hanging jade

Amy M. Reade

eBook

A dark presence had invaded the Jorgensens' house. On a spectacular bluff overlooking the Pacific Ocean, something evil is watching and waiting ... Tired of the cold winters in Washington, D.C. and disturbed by her increasingly obsessive boyfriend, K...

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Little one  by Timothy G. Huguenin

Little one

Timothy G. Huguenin

Book

""I would have been a beautiful woman by now. But when a body turns to dust before its time--when the mold is broken early--the spirit, like a casting, takes the mold's last form. Though my awareness has grown, I retain the likeness by which I was last...

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Mouse trap  by Carlton Mellick

Mouse trap

Carlton Mellick

Book

"It's the last school trip young Emily will ever get to go on. Not because it's the end of the school year, but because the world is coming to an end. Teachers, parents, and other students have been slowly dying off over the past several months, killed...

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The dark at the end  by F. Paul (Francis Paul) Wilson

The dark at the end

F. Paul (Francis Paul) Wilson

Book

"Bound by his promise to Glaeken, Jack has refrained from making any direct moves against Rasalom. But things have changed so there's nothing holding Jack in check any longer. Other changes are occurring as well. Jack is healing at an accelerated rat...

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The devil's equinox  by John Everson

The devil's equinox

John Everson

Book

"Austin secretly wishes his wife would drop dead. He even says so one boozy midnight at the bar to a sultry stranger with a mysterious tattoo. When his wife later introduces that stranger as Regina, their new neighbor, Austin hopes she will be a good...

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The brink  by James S. (James Stephen) Murray

The brink

James S. (James Stephen) Murray

Book

"Former NYC Mayor Tom Cafferty has been haunted by memories of the hyper intelligent, bloodthirsty creatures that attacked his city. But the attack was not an isolated incident - now the creatures have spread worldwide. And a secret organization is h...

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The poison thread  by Laura Purcell

The poison thread

Laura Purcell

Book

"Dorothea Truelove is young, wealthy, and beautiful. Ruth Butterham is young, poor, and awaiting trial for murder. When Dorothea's charitable work brings her to Oakgate Prison, she is delighted by the chance to explore her fascination with phrenology...

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Unamerica  by Cody Goodfellow

Unamerica

Cody Goodfellow

Book

"Buried half a mile beneath the desert sands of the US-Mexico border, exists a secret city that holds the promise of everything that draws refugees and immigrants to America - liberty, luxury and excess. . . In this Terminal Autonomous Zone, two prophets...

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The plague stones  by James (Novelist) Brogden

The plague stones

James (Novelist) Brogden

Book

"Londoners Paul and Tricia Feenan move to the isolated Holiwell village where Tricia has inherited a property. In the village, there are centuries-old stones used during the Great Plague as boundary markers. No plague-sufferer was allowed to pass the...

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Haverscroft  by S. A. Harris

Haverscroft

S. A. Harris

Book

"Kate Keeling leaves all she knows and moves to Haverscroft House in an attempt to salvage her marriage. Little does she realise, Haverscroft’s dark secrets will drive her to question her sanity, her husband and fatally engulf her family unless she can...

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Zombie killing stoners. Ep. 1, Rescuing the Samoan princess by C. Che Bhalin

Zombie killing stoners. Ep. 1, Rescuing the Samoan princess

C. Che Bhalin

eBook

The ZomPoc has hit New York City like the 'A' train plowing into a baby stroller. A high rise at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge in Lower Manhattan has become the center of the universe for a group of survivors who think outside the box. Everyone und...

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The laws of the skies  by Grégoire Courtois

The laws of the skies

Grégoire Courtois

Book

"Once upon a time, a class of six-year-olds heads into the forest for a camping trip. The innocent children play games where they imagine monsters everywhere: the creaking of trees becomes a growl, a tree trunk becomes an ogre. But this fairy tale doesn't...

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The good sisters  by Helen Phifer

The good sisters

Helen Phifer

Book

"1931, Mother Superior Agnes offers sanctuary to a desperate young woman fleeing for her life. Only to wake in the morning to discover a terrible fate has befallen one of the Sisters – in a room locked from the inside. Agnes can’t help but fear that she...

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Kill monster  by Sean Doolittle

Kill monster

Sean Doolittle

Book

"When treasure hunters excavate the long-lost wreck of the steamship Arcadia from a Kansas cornfield, a buried creature awakens - a mindless assassin of accursed earth, shaped like a man though in no way mortal, created to kill a slave trader in 1856....

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Dark winds over Wellington by Tabatha Wood

Dark winds over Wellington

Tabatha Wood

eBook

Horror and speculative fiction author Tabatha Wood, invites you to the Coolest Little Capital, where nothing is quite what it seems.Strange creatures lurk in the shadows of the Beehive, while a Beast arises From The Deep determined to destroy us all....

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Spectral evidence by Gemma Files

Spectral evidence

Gemma Files

eBook

For almost thirty years, Shirley Jackson Award-winning horror author Gemma Files has consistently served up tale after tale celebrating monstrosity in all its forms: the imperfect, the broken, the beautifully alien and the sadly familiar. Her characters...

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Husk  by Dave Zeltserman

Husk

Dave Zeltserman

Book

"Charlie is a Husker on the prowl in the New Hampshire wilderness when he falls in love with one of them: a girl named Jill. Loving Jill means leaving the Husk clan, with its gruesome cannibalistic rituals, and that will be far more difficult - and dangerous...

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Genevieve undead  by Jack Yeovil

Genevieve undead

Jack Yeovil

Book

"Dark and terrible secrets may be found lurking within the cities of the Old World and the savage wilderness that surrounds them. Genevieve Dieudonné, vampire heroine of Drachenfels, battles to outwit adversaries both magical and mundane, human and beast,...

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The invited  by Jennifer McMahon

The invited

Jennifer McMahon

Book

"In 1924, a young mother, Hattie Breckenridge, is hanged from a tree in her yard by the town mob, accused of a crime that was actually committed by her daughter. Nearly a century later, a young married couple, Helen and Nate abandon the comforts of suburbia...

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Into the ashes  by Lee Murray

Into the ashes

Lee Murray

Book

"No longer content to rumble in anger, the great mountain warriors of New Zealand's central plateau, the Kahui Tupua, are preparing again for battle. At least, that's how the Maori elders tell it. The nation's leaders scoff at the danger. That is; until...

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The dark game  by Jonathan Janz

The dark game

Jonathan Janz

Book

"Ten writers are selected for a summer-long writing retreat with the most celebrated and reclusive author in the world. Their host is the legendary Roderick Wells. Handsome, enigmatic, and fiendishly talented, Wells promises to teach his pupils about...

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Ragged Alice  by Gareth Powell

Ragged Alice

Gareth Powell

Book

"Orphaned at an early age, DCI Holly Craig grew up in the small Welsh coastal town of Pontyrhudd. As soon as she was old enough, she ran away to London and joined the police. Now, fifteen years later, she’s back in her old hometown to investigate what...

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The pandora room  by Christopher Golden

The pandora room

Christopher Golden

Book

"A chilling exploration of what happens when the original Pandora's Box is discovered in an ancient subterranean city, stirring international conflict and exposing the archaeological team to curses, whispers, and the terror of a legendary plague. In ...

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Last ones left alive  by Sarah Davis-Goff

Last ones left alive

Sarah Davis-Goff

Book

"Raised by her mother and Maeve on Slanbeg, an island off the west coast of Ireland, Orpen has a childhood of love and stories by the fireside. But the stories grow darker, and the training begins. Ireland has been devoured by a ravening menace known...

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The Haunting of Henderson Close by Catherine Cavendish

The Haunting of Henderson Close

Catherine Cavendish

eBook

Hannah and her colleagues are tour guides who lead their visitors along the spooky, derelict Close, thrilling them with tales of spectres and murder. For Hannah it is her dream job, but not for long. The legends of Henderson Close are becoming all too...

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Mr. Sticks by Jeffrey Hale

Mr. Sticks

Jeffrey Hale

eBook

The dark net is filled with monsters. It's frequented by thieves, drug dealers, child predators, and cold-blooded killers. But Mr. Sticks is the most fearsome of them all. Mr. Sticks uses the dark net to locate the lost and vulnerable; to lure young men...

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The cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe

The cask of Amontillado

Edgar Allan Poe

eBook

The story is set in a nameless Italien city in an unspecified year and is about the narrator's deadly revenge on a friend who, he believes, has insulted him. Like several of Poe's stories, and in keeping with the 19th-century fascination with the subject,...

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The domain of Arnheim by Edgar Allan Poe

The domain of Arnheim

Edgar Allan Poe

eBook

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The island of the Fay by Edgar Allan Poe

The island of the Fay

Edgar Allan Poe

eBook

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Will Haunt You by Brian Kirk

Will Haunt You

Brian Kirk

eBook

Jesse Wheeler disappeared a couple of years ago, just after playing a reunion gig with his band, The Rising Dead. Rumor has it he had just finished reading a book like the one you're holding now. He's not the only one, either. Supposedly there's a whole...

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Maledictions.

Maledictions.

Book

"Horror is no stranger to the worlds of Warhammer. Its very fabric is infested with the arcane, the strange and the downright terrifying. From the cold, vastness of the 41st millenium to the creeping evil at large in the Mortal Realms, this anthology...

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The wicked and the damned  by Josh (Joshua M.) Reynolds

The wicked and the damned

Josh (Joshua M.) Reynolds

Book

"On a misty cemetery world, three strangers are drawn together through mysterious circumstances. Each of them has a tale to tell of a narrow escape from death. Amid the toll of funerary bells and the creep and click of mortuary-servitors, the truth i...

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Frontline nurses by Holly (Historical fiction writer) Green

Frontline nurses

Holly (Historical fiction writer) G...

eBook

After training with the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry, Leonora Malham Brown sets off to Europe with her new friend, Victoria, determined to do her bit for the war effort. The battlefield is a difficult place for a woman so Leonora cuts her hair short and...

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Frontline nurses on duty by Holly (Historical fiction writer) Green

Frontline nurses on duty

Holly (Historical fiction writer) G...

eBook

When war is declared in 1914, Leonora Malham Brown and her best friend Victoria, head to Calais to volunteer with the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry. But Leonora is torn between doing her duty and love. Determined to see her sweetheart, Colonel Malkovic,...

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Secrets of the frontline nurses by Holly (Historical fiction writer) Green

Secrets of the frontline nurses

Holly (Historical fiction writer) G...

eBook

As the First World War rages on, Leonora has been separated from best friend Victoria as they both do their bit for the war effort volunteering for the Red Cross and as a nurse at the Front. Despite the hardships of war, Leonora is delighted to be re...

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Bound to her blood enemy by Tora Williams

Bound to her blood enemy

Tora Williams

eBook

Norman heiress, Matilda Comyn is desperate to escape her grasping guardian and reclaim her inheritance. After a lifetime of being let down by men, she wants to rule her lands on her own terms. She can't escape without help and battles her mistrust wh...

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The Brooklands girls by Margaret Dickinson

The Brooklands girls

Margaret Dickinson

eBook

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The migration  by Helen Marshall

The migration

Helen Marshall

Book

"'When I was younger I didn't know a thing about death. I thought it meant stillness, a body gone limp. A marionette with its strings cut. Death was like a long vacation--a going away.' Storms and flooding are worsening around the world, and a myster...

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Ghost stories

Ghost stories

Book

"The ghost story has long been a staple of world literature, but many of the genre's greatest tales have been forgotten, overshadowed in many cases by their authors' bestselling work in other genres. In this spine-tingling anthology, little known stories...

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Anno Dracula. 1899, One thousand monsters  by Kim Newman

Anno Dracula. 1899, One thousand monsters

Kim Newman

Book

"In 1899 Geneviève Dieudonné travels to Japan with a group of vampires exiled from Great Britain by Prince Dracula. They are allowed to settle in Yōkai Town, the district of Tokyo set aside for Japan's own vampires, an altogether strange and less human...

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So Cold The River by Michael Koryta

So Cold The River

Michael Koryta

eBook

The restoration of a grand old hotel unleashes an unspeakable evil in a supernatural thriller of unstoppable ferocity and bone-chilling terror. Read it with the lights on ...

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Forgotten souls by Rooster Smith

Forgotten souls

Rooster Smith

eBook

Forgotten Souls is the horror story of what might have been, coming back to haunt us in the most terrible of ways. Like all of us in our youth we've had relationships that didn't work out or just ran their course so they ended and we moved on. We've had...

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Green Man must pay by Bill Evans

Green Man must pay

Bill Evans

eBook

After numerous complaints from my readers (most audibly and notably, my Aunt Janet), I have been strongly urged to write a follow-up to G:THE STORY OF A MADMAN. Gregor's fans demanded more. In the first work, I have been accused of "leaving my reader...

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Hunted  by Darcy Coates

Hunted

Darcy Coates

Book

"22-year-old Eileen goes missing while hiking in the remote Ashlough Forest. Five days later, her camera is discovered washed downriver, containing bizarre photos taken after her disappearance. Chris wants to believe Eileen is still alive. When the p...

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Starve Acre  by Jonathan Buckley

Starve Acre

Jonathan Buckley

Book

"Richard and Juliette Willoughby live in an old farmhouse somewhere in North Yorkshire. The place has been called Starve Acre since anyone can remember and there is a local story about there being ‘something’ buried in the field. A 'something' which ...

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The Auguries  by Francis Cottam

The Auguries

Francis Cottam

Book

"The sudden sinking of a Thames passenger craft with no survivors is seen simply as freak, unexplained accident. But when the male statues of London start crying blood and a choking fog descends causing a passenger plane to crash into the Thames Barrier,...

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The controllers  by Paul Kane

The controllers

Paul Kane

Book

"One man's ability to travel in the astral realm leads to a terrifying discovery: powerful beings who manipulate lives and events for their own mysterious ends. It's his, and our, first encounter with The Controllers, but far from the last. After reading...

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Inspection  by Josh Malerman

Inspection

Josh Malerman

Book

"Boys are being trained at one school for geniuses, girls at another. And neither knows the other exists--until now. The innovative author of Bird Box invites you into a tantalizing world of secrets and lies. J is a student at a school deep in a forest...

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New suns

New suns

eBook

"'There's nothing new under the sun, but there are new suns,' proclaimed Octavia E. Butler. New Suns: Original Speculative Fiction by People of Color showcases emerging and seasoned writers of many races telling stories filled with shocking delights,...

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Will haunt you  by Brian Kirk

Will haunt you

Brian Kirk

Book

"Rumors of a deadly book have been floating around the dark corners of the deep web. A disturbing tale about a mysterious figure who preys on those who read the book and subjects them to a world of personalized terror. Jesse Wheeler - former guitarist...

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The homecoming by Andrew Pyper

The homecoming

Andrew Pyper

eBook

Pyper's weird, wonderful, audacious new novel begins simply enough: a man has died, and his family has gathered to hear the reading of his will. Much to the surprise of the man's widow and the couple's children, they all stand to inherit a sizable fortune,...

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House infernal  by Edward Lee

House infernal

Edward Lee

Book

"A city, built with blood and bones... Three things are about to join a crypt in Hell with a house on Earth...Nuns molested and drained of blood. A virginal student seduced by the perverse and taunted by things worse than ghosts. And six Angels, imprisoned...

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Header 3  by Edward Lee

Header 3

Edward Lee

Book

"Three Manhattan rich boys looking for some kicks, a beautiful hill-girl trapped in a life of morbid prostitution, a backwoods town shrouded in a secret so demented that it beggars description. What do these three things all have in common? HEADS The...

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Slither  by Edward Lee

Slither

Edward Lee

Book

"The trichinosis worm is one of nature's most revolting parasites. Certain types of this tiny worm alter a host's DNA by injecting a virus which mutates the reproductive system. This forces the host to bear the worm's young. Typically these worms are...

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The homecoming  by Andrew Pyper

The homecoming

Andrew Pyper

Book

"What if everything you knew about the people you loved was a lie? After the death of their absentee father, Aaron and Bridge Quinlan travel to a vast rainforest property in the Pacific Northwest to hear the reading of his will. There, they meet up with...

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The very best of Caitlín R by Caitlín R. Kiernan

The very best of Caitlín R

Caitlín R. Kiernan

eBook

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Wolfsbane by William W. Johnstone

Wolfsbane

William W. Johnstone

eBook

It had been years since wolfsbane grew on the bayou, yet everyone who lived in Ducros Parish, Louisiana, knew that someday it would appear again. With its pretty yellow flowers and lovely green leaves, wolfsbane was as beautiful as it was deadly. And...

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William Wilson by Edgar Allan Poe

William Wilson

Edgar Allan Poe

eBook

An unnamed narrator announces that his real name shall remain a mystery, for he wishes to preserve the purity of the page before him. Instead, the narrator asks that we know him as “William Wilson” throughout the tale of misery and crime that he is about...

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Black wings  by Megan Hart

Black wings

Megan Hart

Book

"Briella Blake has always been wicked smart. When she's invited to attend a special school for gifted students, she finally has the chance to focus on a project that begins to consume her - the ability to recreate and save copies of a person's entire...

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The Grand Hotel by Scott Kenemore

The Grand Hotel

Scott Kenemore

eBook

Welcome to the hotel where nobody checks out. When a desk clerk welcomes a group of tourists into his mysterious and crumbling hotel, the last thing he expects is that a lone girl on his tour may hold the power to unravel the hidden mystery that has lain...

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Kill Creek  by Scott Thomas

Kill Creek

Scott Thomas

Book

"At the end of a dark prairie road, nearly forgotten in the Kansas countryside, is the Finch House. For years it has remained empty, overgrown, abandoned. Soon the door will be opened for the first time in decades. But something is waiting, lurking in...

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Break the bodies, haunt the bones  by Micah Dean Hicks

Break the bodies, haunt the bones

Micah Dean Hicks

Book

"Almost everyone in Swine Hill is haunted. Jane's ghost tells her what everyone around her is thinking, even when she doesn't want to know. The lonely spirit possessing her mother burns anyone she touches. Her brother Henry's genius ghost forces him to...

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Your favorite band cannot save you  by Scotto Moore

Your favorite band cannot save you

Scotto Moore

Book

"I was home alone on a Saturday night when I experienced the most beautiful piece of music I had ever heard in my life. Beautiful Remorse is the hot new band on the scene, releasing one track a day for ten days straight. Each track has a mysterious name...

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More deadly than the male

More deadly than the male

Book

"Readers are well aware that Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein: few know how many other tales of terror she created. In addition to Uncle Tom's Cabin, Harriet Beecher Stowe wrote some surprisingly effective horror stories. The year after Little Women a...

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I am the river by T. E. Grau

I am the river

T. E. Grau

eBook

During the last desperate days of the Vietnam War, American soldier Israel Broussard is assigned to a secret CIA PSYOP far behind enemy lines meant to drive terror into the heart of the North Vietnamese and end an unwinnable war. When the mission goe...

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Bad brains by Kathe Koja

Bad brains

Kathe Koja

eBook

Eine Reise in den Abgrund des menschlichen Gehirns...Kompromisslos, faszinierend, schockierend...Nach der Scheidung von seiner Frau Emily erleidet der Möchtegern-Maler Austen einen Unfall: Gehirnschaden.Quälende Visionen hämmern fortan in seinem Gehirn....

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Engel der Finsternis

Engel der Finsternis

eBook

21 internationale Spitzen-Autoren und -Autorinnen, vereint in einer Horror-Anthologie der Extra-Klasse (zusammengestellt und herausgegeben von Christian Dörge): Ray Bradbury, William F. Nolan, Kathe Koja, Joseph Payne Brennan, Stephen R. Donaldson, Robert...

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All roads end here  by David Moody

All roads end here

David Moody

Book

"It's taken Matthew Dunne almost three months to get home. Never more than a few meters from the Haters at any time, every single step has been fraught with danger. But he's made it. In his absence, his home city has become a sprawling, walled-off re...

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End of day by Mae Clair

End of day

Mae Clair

eBook

The past is never truly buried... Generations of Jillian Cley's family have been tasked with a strange duty--tending the burial plot of Gabriel Vane, whose body was the first to be interred in the Hode's Hill cemetery. Jillian faithfully continues th...

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Worms by Christopher Wood

Worms

Christopher Wood

eBook

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Sleazeland  by Cody Goodfellow

Sleazeland

Cody Goodfellow

Book

"From two-time Wonderland Book Award-winning author, Cody Goodfellow, described as one of the best writers of our generation by grandmaster of horror Brian Keene, and the Ellroy of speculative fiction by acclaimed cult author Jeremey Robert Johnson, comes...

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Vultures by Chuck Wendig

Vultures

Chuck Wendig

eBook

"Miriam has beaten off serial killers, psychics, and won a major battle in her struggle against her nemesis, but this is a long war and the Trespasser only fights dirty. It's usually Miriam-against-the-world, but not this time. She holds the power to...

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The Carrow haunt  by Darcy Coates

The Carrow haunt

Darcy Coates

Book

"Remy is a tour guide for Carrow House, a notoriously haunted building. When she's asked to host seven guests for a week-long stay to research Carrow's phenomena, she hopes to finally experience some of the sightings that made the house famous. At first,...

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