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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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Dead sky  by Weston Ochse

Dead sky

Weston Ochse

Book

"The intense, psychological follow-up to the military sci-fi horror novel Burning Sky. Los Angeles: Six months later. Back in the real world, the surviving members of the Tactical Support Team or T.S.T, are trying to adjust, but it's not easy. Boy Scout...

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Out for blood by John Peyton Cooke

Out for blood

John Peyton Cooke

eBook

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Prisoner of midnight  by Barbara Hambly

Prisoner of midnight

Barbara Hambly

Book

Vampire Don Simon Ysido has been captured and held aboard a ship heading to the US to act as a slave, and Dr. Lydia Asher must stop it... at any cost. March, 1917. The goal of every government involved in the Great War has been achieved: industrialist...

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Chokehold  by David Moody

Chokehold

David Moody

Book

"A series of nuclear strikes has left huge swathes of the country uninhabitable. It's a level playing field now: both Hater and Unchanged alike have to fight to stay alive. Both have retreated to their camps to regroup, less than twenty miles away from...

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Prey drive  by Wrath James White

Prey drive

Wrath James White

Book

"Eight years ago, Joseph Miles went in search of a cure for a disease he was convinced was turning him into a monster. The result was a killing spree that left a string of dismembered and cannibalized bodies from San Francisco to Seattle. After being...

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Killer lake  by David (Horror writer) Benton

Killer lake

David (Horror writer) Benton

Book

"Recipe for a Satanic panic: Take a medium-sized cult and their best demonic summoning. Mix with a dash of strange psychic powers. Generously add murderous reanimated corpses, inbred cannibal rednecks, sex-starved half-naked coeds, horny football players,...

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Survivor  by J. F. Gonzalez

Survivor

J. F. Gonzalez

Book

"It was supposed to be a romantic weekend getaway. Lisa was looking forward to spending time alone with her husband--and telling him that they are going to have a baby. Instead, it becomes a nightmare when her husband is arrested and Lisa is kidnapped....

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Splatterspunk  by Edward Lee

Splatterspunk

Edward Lee

Book

"Collection of five humorously disgusting, erotic horror stories about the sexually over-endowed police deputy. One is an excerpt from a previously published novella; two stories, the prologue, and a foreword by Hayes himself are original to this vol...

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Gwendy's magic feather  by Richard T. Chizmar

Gwendy's magic feather

Richard T. Chizmar

Book

"Something evil has swept into the small western Maine town of Castle Rock on the heels of the latest winter storm. Sheriff Norris Ridgewick and his team are desperately searching for two missing girls, but time is running out to bring them home aliv...

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The warning by James Patterson

The warning

James Patterson

eBook

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Darkness on his bones by Barbara Hambly

Darkness on his bones

Barbara Hambly

eBook

Simon. Something frightful has happened to Jamie. Please come... When James Asher is found unconscious in the cemetery of the Church of St. Clare Pieds-Nus with multiple puncture-wounds in his throat and arms, his wife, Lydia, knows of only one person...

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Darkness on the edge of town by Adam Christopher

Darkness on the edge of town

Adam Christopher

eBook

Chief Jim Hopper reveals long-awaited secrets to Eleven about his old life as a police detective in New York City, confronting his past before the events of the hit show Stranger Things. Christmas, Hawkins, 1984. All Chief Jim Hopper wants is to enjoy...

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House of shadows  by Darcy Coates

House of shadows

Darcy Coates

Book

"Sophie's world is shattered when disaster bankrupts her family. She's still reeling from the news when she's offered an unexpected solution: Mr Argenton, a wealthy stranger, asks for her hand in marriage. Marrying Mr Argenton will restore her family...

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Beneath  by Kristi DeMeester

Beneath

Kristi DeMeester

Book

Reporter Cora Mayburn is still haunted by the abuse that a preacher inflicted on her in her childhood when she's asked to take an assignment in Hensley, N.C., in 1988. She's given two weeks to interview Pastor Michael Wayne, a snake handler, and unco...

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The need by Helen Phillips

The need

Helen Phillips

eBook

Molly is home on her own with two small children: one-year-old B, and four-year-old Viv. Her husband is away for two weeks and she is running between her job as a paleobotanist and looking after her children. She is exhausted, anxious, losing her grip...

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Rise of the governor  by Robert Kirkman

Rise of the governor

Robert Kirkman

Book

"Philip Blake's life has been turned upside down. In less than seventy-two hours an inexplicable event has resulted in people... turning. The world has gone to hell and the walking dead roam the streets slaughtering the living. Escaping their small t...

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Those who came before  by J.H Moncrieff

Those who came before

J.H Moncrieff

Book

"Three friends are brutally murdered while on a camping trip. Investigating officer Greyeyes doesn't believe the sole survivor's story of a disembodied voice and a blacked tree that shocked him when he touched. Until Greyeyes hears the voice herself and...

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The man who escaped this story and other stories  by Cody Goodfellow

The man who escaped this story and other stories

Cody Goodfellow

Book

"From Author's Introduction: I hope these stories of bad things happening to worse people will give you thrills and chills, but if they are worth reading and remembering, if they were worth writing, I hope they will give you some sense of empathy for...

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Nightmares  by MATT SHAW

Nightmares

MATT SHAW

Book

"Jamie Harris was tired of his job. He travels around the country meeting with criminals to discuss what is on their minds and assess whether they're ready for a possible parole hearing. It was once a job with meaning; to help those whom needed it the...

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Slash  by Hunter Shea

Slash

Hunter Shea

Book

"Five years after Ashley King survived the infamous Resort Massacre, she's found hanging in her basement by her fiance, Todd Matthews. She left behind clues as to what really happened that night, clues that may reveal the identity of the killer the press...

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Suicide woods by Benjamin Percy

Suicide woods

Benjamin Percy

eBook

"In his first story collection since the acclaimed Refresh, Refresh, Benjamin Percy delivers a potent brew of horror, crime, and weird happenings in the woods. A boy in his uncle's care falls through the ice on a pond and emerges in a frozen, uncanny...

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The remaking by Clay McLeod Chapman

The remaking

Clay McLeod Chapman

eBook

"Inspired by a true story, this supernatural thriller for fans of horror and true crime follows a tale as it evolves every twenty years--with terrifying results. Ella Louise has lived in the woods surrounding Pilot's Creek, Virginia, for nearly a de...

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The last Christmas  by F. Paul (Francis Paul) Wilson

The last Christmas

F. Paul (Francis Paul) Wilson

Book

"It's late December between Ground Zero and Fatal Error, a winter of discontent for Jack, who's perhaps spending too much time hanging at Julio's. An old contact, Edward Burkes, convinces him to take on a missing-person fix. As usual, nothing is as it...

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Something Wicked This Way Comes by Amy Rae Durreson

Something Wicked This Way Comes

Amy Rae Durreson

eBook

As workaholic teacher Leon and guilt-ridden blacksmith Niall investigate a haunted orphanage in the remote Scottish Borders, they uncover bloody legends and tales of abuse with connections to their own troubled pasts--and a missing child they must sa...

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The reddening.  by Adam L. G. Nevill

The reddening.

Adam L. G. Nevill

Book

"Nor did it bury the horrors predating civilisation. Ancient rites, old deities and savage ways can reappear in the places you least expect. Lifestyle journalist Katrine escaped past traumas by moving to a coast renowed for seaside holidays and natu...

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Hearthstone Cottage  by Frazer Lee

Hearthstone Cottage

Frazer Lee

Book

"Mike Carter and his girlfriend Helen, along with their friends Alex and Kay, travel to a remote loch side cottage for a post-graduation holiday. But their celebrations are short-lived when they hit and kill a stag on the road. Alex's sister Meggie awaits...

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The secret of Cold Hill by Peter James

The secret of Cold Hill

Peter James

eBook

Cold Hill House has been demolished to make way for a new housing estate. Luxury-living at it's best with high specification gadgets all thrown in - part-exchange available for the right buyers. The first two families move in, and as soon as they do,...

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Houses under the sea  by Caitlín R. Kiernan

Houses under the sea

Caitlín R. Kiernan

Book

"Since H.P. Lovecraft first invited colleagues to join in his creation of what has come to be known as “The Cthulhu Mythos” (over Lovecraft’s less invocative name of “Yog-Sothery”), dozens of authors have tried their hand at adding to this vast tapestry...

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Twelve nights at Rotter House  by J. W. Ocker

Twelve nights at Rotter House

J. W. Ocker

Book

"Felix Allsey is a travel writer with a keen eye for the paranormal, and he's carved out a unique, if only slightly lucrative, niche for himself in nonfiction; he writes travelogues of the country's most haunted places, after haunting them himself. When...

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Diabhal  by Kathleen Kaufman

Diabhal

Kathleen Kaufman

Book

"Diabhal (Devil) is the story of cults, exorcisms and the devil in 1980's era Los Angeles. Ceit Robertson, age ten, is the next Matrarc to the Society, a cultish, matriarchal group living in an inconspicuous cul-de-sac in Venice Beach. When Ceit's mother...

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Anno Dracula 1999  by Kim Newman

Anno Dracula 1999

Kim Newman

Book

"It is the eve of the new millennium, and vampire princess Christina Light is throwing a party in Tokyo, attended by the leaders of the worlds of technology, finance and culture. But the party is crashed by less enlightened souls. The distinguished guests...

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The remaking  by Clay McLeod Chapman

The remaking

Clay McLeod Chapman

Book

"Ella Louise has lived in the woods surrounding Pilot's Creek, Virginia, for nearly a decade. Publicly, she and her daughter, Jessica, are shunned by her upper-crust family and the local residents. Privately, desperate characters visit her apothecary...

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Robert Kirkman's The walking dead. Typhoon  by Wesley Chu

Robert Kirkman's The walking dead. Typhoon

Wesley Chu

Book

China. A rural farmer, an urban military veteran, and a Chinese American grad student are caught in the typhoon of undead walkers as the virus sweeps over the most populous country in Asia. What remains of the Chinese government has estimated that one...

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The last séance  by Agatha Christie

The last séance

Agatha Christie

Book

"For lovers of the supernatural and the macabre comes this collection of ghostly and chilling tales from legendary mystery writer Agatha Christie. Fantastic psychic visions, spectres looming in the shadows, encounters with deities, a man who switches...

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The haunting of Calhoun Mansion  by James Hunt

The haunting of Calhoun Mansion

James Hunt

Book

"Nicole Harper, a hospice nurse with a floundering marriage, is assigned a new patient in the remote Northwestern wilderness. But when Nic meets her new patient, she discovers the old woman’s family history is as troubling as her medical condition."-...

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The best horror of the year. Volume eleven

The best horror of the year. Volume eleven

Book

The Best Horror of the Year showcases the previous year's best offerings in horror short fiction. This edition includes award-winning and critically acclaimed authors Joe Hill, Siobhan Carroll, Laird Barron, Gemma Files, Adam-Troy Castro, and others....

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Mistletoe  by Alison. author. Littlewood

Mistletoe

Alison. author. Littlewood

Book

"Leah Hamilton is looking for a new life following the tragic deaths of her husband and son. Determined to bury her grief in hard work, and desperate to escape Christmas and the pitying looks of her colleagues, she rushes through the purchase of a ru...

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A lush and seething hell  by John Hornor Jacobs

A lush and seething hell

John Hornor Jacobs

Book

[The author] turns his fertile imagination to the evil that breeds within the human soul. A brilliant mix of the psychological and supernatural, blending the acute insight of Roberto Bolaño and the eerie imagination of H. P. Lovecraft, The Sea Dreams...

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The fall  by Thomas A. Watson

The fall

Thomas A. Watson

Book

"The Preppers were right. And the time is now. The Blue Plague came roaring out of the Congo and into the United States--and it can't be stopped. The Infected become violently insane and impossibly strong. They're not zombies - that would be too easy....

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Ghosts of Berlin  by Rudolph Herzog

Ghosts of Berlin

Rudolph Herzog

Book

"In these hair-raising stories from the celebrated filmmaker and author Rudolph Herzog, millennial Berliners discover that the city is still the home of many unsettled--and deeply unsettling--ghosts. And those ghosts are not very happy about the newc...

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The tiled house  by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

The tiled house

Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu

Book

"Le Fanu was the first writer to explore seriously the psychological dimensions of the ghost story; at the same time he was adept at invoking the physical presence of supernatural malevolence. The world in which his characters move is a hostile one, ...

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It (eso) by Stephen King

It (eso)

Stephen King

eBook

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A lush and seething hell by John Hornor Jacobs

A lush and seething hell

John Hornor Jacobs

eBook

Bringing together his acclaimed novella The Sea Dreams It Is the Sky and an all-new short novel My Heart Struck Sorrow, John Hornor Jacobs turns his fertile imagination to the evil that breeds within the human soul. A brilliant mix of the psychological...

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Everybody lies in hell  by Dave Zeltserman

Everybody lies in hell

Dave Zeltserman

Book

"Hell can be a tricky place with all of its rules. Mike Stone, Hell’s lone practicing private eye, thinks he has it figured out, and more often than not, solves the cases that come his way. It’s not easy, though. Not with the fact that everyone in hell...

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Moor by Sam Haysom

Moor

Sam Haysom

eBook

It begins with a ghost story around a campfire. Teenagers out on a walking trip, trying to act brave in front of each other. But as the walk gets underway and the boys begin to fall out, odd things start to happen.

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The monster of Elendhaven  by Jennifer Giesbrecht

The monster of Elendhaven

Jennifer Giesbrecht

Book

"The city of Elendhaven sulks on the edge of the ocean. Wracked by plague, abandoned by the South, stripped of industry and left to die. But not everything dies so easily. A thing without a name stalks the city, a thing shaped like a man, with a dark...

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Monster Hunter Vendetta by Larry Correia

Monster Hunter Vendetta

Larry Correia

eBook

Accountant turned professional monster hunter, Owen Zastava Pitt, managed to stop the nefarious Old One's invasion plans last year, but as a result made an enemy out of one of the most powerful beings in the universe. Now an evil death cult known as the...

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Monster Hunter Siege by Larry Correia

Monster Hunter Siege

Larry Correia

eBook

#6 in multiple New York Times bestseller Larry Correia's Monster Hunter series.GO BIG OR GO HOMEWhen Monster Hunter International's top hunter, Owen Zastava Pitt, was given a tip about some hunters who had gone missing in action, he didn't realize their...

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Monster Hunter Alpha by Larry Correia

Monster Hunter Alpha

Larry Correia

eBook

"Earl Harbinger may be the leader of Monster Hunter International, but he's also got a secret. Nearly a century ago, Earl was cursed to be a werewolf. When Earl receives word that one of his oldest foes, a legendarily vicious werewolf that worked for...

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Monster Hunter International by Larry Correia

Monster Hunter International

Larry Correia

eBook

Contains an all-new afterword by New York Times best-selling author Larry Correia!Welcome to Monster Hunter International.Five days after Owen Zastava Pitt pushed his insufferable boss out of a fourteenth story window, he woke up in the hospital with...

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Monster hunter guardian by Larry Correia

Monster hunter guardian

Larry Correia

eBook

NEW ENTRY IN THE BESTSELLING MONSTER HUNTER INTERNATIONAL SERIES BY DRAGON AWARD-WINNING AUTHORS LARRY CORREIA AND SARAH A. HOYTWhen Owen Pitt and the rest of the Monster Hunter International crew are called away to mount a month's-long rescue mission...

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Imaginary friend  by Stephen Chbosky

Imaginary friend

Stephen Chbosky

Book

"Single mother Kate Reese is on the run. Determined to improve life for her and her son, Christopher, she flees an abusive relationship in the middle of the night with Christopher at her side. Together, they find themselves drawn to the tight-knit community...

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Echoes

Echoes

Book

"Everyone loves a good ghost story, especially Ellen Datlow - the most lauded editor in short works of supernatural suspense and dark fantasy. The Saga Anthology of Ghost Stories is her definitive collection of ghost stories."--

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The twisted ones  by T. Kingfisher

The twisted ones

T. Kingfisher

Book

"When Mouse's dad asks her to clean out her dead grandmother's house, she says yes. After all, how bad could it be? Answer: pretty bad. Grandma was a hoarder, and her house is packed to the gills with useless garbage. That would be horrors enough, but...

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Full throttle  by Joe Hill

Full throttle

Joe Hill

Book

"In this masterful collection of short fiction, Joe Hill dissects timeless human struggles in thirteen relentless tales of supernatural suspense, including "In The Tall Grass," one of two stories co-written with Stephen King, basis for the terrifying...

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Growing things by Paul Tremblay

Growing things

Paul Tremblay

eBook

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Faces under water by Tanith Lee

Faces under water

Tanith Lee

eBook

Furian Furiano discovers a floating mask, a terrifying secret, and a maze of murders below the surface in eighteenth-century Venice.

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Kill monster by Sean Doolittle

Kill monster

Sean Doolittle

eBook

"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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Blindsided by Kate Watterson

Blindsided

Kate Watterson

eBook

A young woman encounters the killer she accused years earlier-and finds herself drawn back into a vortex of evil she thought she'd left far behind her. A decade after Cadence Lawrence accused the perpetrator in the brutal murder of her high school fr...

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Pursuit  by Joyce Carol Oates

Pursuit

Joyce Carol Oates

Book

"As a child, Abby had the same recurring nightmare night after night, in which she wandered through a field ridden with human skulls and bones. Now an adult, Abby thinks she's outgrown her demons, until, the evening before her wedding, the terrible d...

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Violet  by Scott Thomas

Violet

Scott Thomas

Book

"For many children, the summer of 1988 was filled with sunshine and laughter. But for ten-year-old Kris Barlow, it was her chance to say goodbye to her dying mother. Three decades later, loss returns--her husband killed in a car accident. And so, Kris...

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A cosmology of monsters  by Shaun Hamill

A cosmology of monsters

Shaun Hamill

Book

"Monsters both figurative and very literal stalk the Turner family. The youngest child, Noah, narrates the family history: how in the late '60s, his bookish mother Margaret marries Lovecraft-lover Harry, against her better judgement. The couple has t...

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The haunting of Quenby Mansion  by J. S. Donovan

The haunting of Quenby Mansion

J. S. Donovan

Book

"What was thought to be the solution to all of Evelyn Carr's problems is only the beginning of her nightmare. Creepy neighbors arrive unannounced, the town hates her for inexplicable reasons, and there's something inside of the basement. As a determi...

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The haunting of Riley Watson  by Alexandria Clarke

The haunting of Riley Watson

Alexandria Clarke

Book

"When Lucia Star, a fake psychic and desperate for cash, takes a job at a ski lodge in the mountains of Vermont, she ends up in the middle of a real-life haunting. Soon, the ghosts are out in full force, and Lucia is stunned to discover she's one of only...

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The haunting of Saxton Mansion  by Roger (Thriller writer) Hayden

The haunting of Saxton Mansion

Roger (Thriller writer) Hayden

Book

"The complicated history of the Saxton house has been long forgotten. Few in the town of Cypress Creek even remember the house and what had occurred inside its walls decades before. In the present time, author Rob Hooper and his wife, Janet, are looking...

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The haunting of Bechdel Mansion  by Roger (Thriller writer) Hayden

The haunting of Bechdel Mansion

Roger (Thriller writer) Hayden

Book

"A young couple move into their dream home only to find a dark presence lurking from within. For Curtis and Mary, the small town of Redwood, Indiana seems too good to be true. Everything is perfect, including the Victorian mansion they purchased at a...

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The haunting of Winchester Mansion  by Alexandria Clarke

The haunting of Winchester Mansion

Alexandria Clarke

Book

"In the small town of Black Bay, a vacant, forgotten house sits atop an overlooking bluff. When Bailey and Bodhi Taylor move in and begin renovations, the house seems perfect. But things move on their own, screams echo from the basement, and Bailey sees...

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The curse of the house on Cypress Lane  by James (Thriller writer) Hunt

The curse of the house on Cypress Lane

James (Thriller writer) Hunt

Book

"In the hot, muddy swamps of Louisiana there is a creature that resides on haunted land inside a cursed house. The small town of Ocoee has forgotten much about what happened at that house so many years ago, its true past fading like ink on the brittle...

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My pretties  by Jeff Strand

My pretties

Jeff Strand

Book

"A serial kidnapper is preying upon women. He abducts them, then locks them in one of the cages dangling from the ceiling in a soundproofed basement. There, he sits quietly and just watches them, returning night after night, hoping he'll be in the room...

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Bone china  by Laura Purcell

Bone china

Laura Purcell

Book

"Consumption has ravaged Louise Pinecroft's family, leaving her and her father alone and heartbroken. But Dr Pinecroft has plans for a revolutionary experiment: convinced that sea air will prove to be the cure his wife and children needed, he arranges...

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The secret of Cold Hill  by Peter James

The secret of Cold Hill

Peter James

Book

Cold Hill House has been demolished to make way for a new housing estate. Luxury-living at it's best with high specification gadgets all thrown in - part-exchange available for the right buyers. The first two families move in, and as soon as they do,...

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Song for the unravelling of the world  by Brian Evenson

Song for the unravelling of the world

Brian Evenson

Book

"A newborn's absent face appears on the back of someone else's head, a filmmaker goes to gruesome lengths to achieve the silence he's after for his final scene, and a therapist begins, impossibly, to appear in a troubled patient's room late at night....

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The haunting of Bell Mansion  by James Hunt

The haunting of Bell Mansion

James Hunt

Book

"Bell, Maine is a small town with rural roots. While its citizens have fallen on hard times, they've managed to survive decades of harsh, northern winters. But when drifter Sarah Pembrooke rolls into town looking for work, the frigid cold will be the...

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Ghoul  by Brian. author. Keene

Ghoul

Brian. author. Keene

Book

"June 1984. Timmy Graco is looking forward to summer vacation, taking it easy and hanging out with his buddies. Instead his summer will be filled with terror and a life-and-death battle against a nightmarish creature that few will believe even exists....

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To rouse Leviathan  by Matt Cardin

To rouse Leviathan

Matt Cardin

Book

"Since the early years of the twenty-first century, Matt Cardin has distinguished himself by writing weird fiction with a distinctively cosmic and spiritual focus, publishing two short story collections that have now become rare collector's items. In...

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The wayward girls  by Amanda Mason

The wayward girls

Amanda Mason

Book

"1976. Loo and her sister Bee live in a run-down cottage in the middle of nowhere, with their artistic parents and wild siblings. Their mother, Cathy, had hoped to escape to a simpler life; instead the family find themselves isolated and shunned by t...

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One by one  by D.W Gillespie

One by one

D.W Gillespie

Book

"The Easton family has just moved into their new fixer-upper, a beautiful old house that they bought at a steal, and Alice, the youngest of the family, is excited to explore the strange, new place. Her excitement turns to growing dread as she discovers...

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The institute  by Stephen King

The institute

Stephen King

Book

"Deep in the woods of Maine, there is a dark state facility where kids, abducted from across the United States, are incarcerated. In the Institute they are subjected to a series of tests and procedures meant to combine their exceptional gifts - telep...

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The man who would not die by Thomas Page

The man who would not die

Thomas Page

eBook

"In an isolated mountain clinic, doctors work frantically to treat the body of Daniel Forrester, the shattered victim of a plane crash. Desperately trying to save his life, they place him in the latest medical machine. Strange things happen to Forrester...

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The girl behind the red rope  by Ted Dekker

The girl behind the red rope

Ted Dekker

Book

"Ten years ago, Grace saw something that would forever change the course of history. When evil in its purest form is unleashed on the world, she and others from their religious community are already hidden deep in the hills of Tennessee, abiding by every...

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Lost by Gary Devon

Lost

Gary Devon

eBook

A teenage psychopath goes on a murderous rampage while searching for his kidnapped sister in this acclaimed-and terrifying-suspense novel. When Sherman Abbott fires a bullet into his brain in front of his younger sister, Mamie, his mother's diligent care...

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Berenice by Edgar Allan Poe

Berenice

Edgar Allan Poe

eBook

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The tribe by Bari Wood

The tribe

Bari Wood

eBook

What's the link between the Belzec concentration camp Jewish captives found alive in their powdery clay-coated gray barracks, and the five teenagers who, 35 years later, are found hideously murdered in a powdery gray-coated clubhouse after murdering a...

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The yellow wood by Melanie Tem

The yellow wood

Melanie Tem

eBook

Alexander waits in his yellow-gray house in a yellow wood for his namesake daughter, the one who "of all my children ... has always stirred me most, with love, with rage and fear, with envy and disappointment." He has summoned her. She is his prodigal...

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It's not the end and other lies by Matt Moore

It's not the end and other lies

Matt Moore

eBook

A horror and science fiction collection with tales of the bizarre, the terrifying, and the all-too-near future.

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The Spirit by Thomas Page

The Spirit

Thomas Page

eBook

It has many names: Bigfoot, Yeti, Sasquatch. But whatever it is, it's out there in the woods and leaving a trail of blood and severed heads behind it.For John Moon, a half-mad Indian, it is a spirit that holds the key to his inner self. He worships its...

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Platform Seven  by Louise Doughty

Platform Seven

Louise Doughty

Book

"Platform Seven at 4am: Peterborough Railway Station is deserted. The man crossing the covered walkway on this freezing November morning is confident he's alone. As he sits on the metal bench at the far end of the platform it is clear his choice is strategic...

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Trolls  by Stefan Spjut

Trolls

Stefan Spjut

Book

"What if...? A large wolf escapes its captors. A cult leader breaks out of psychiatric care. A disillusioned woman is forced to end her self-imposed exile. Stefan Spjut's latest novel explores the ancient notion that our forests may be inhabited by beings...

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Monster hunter guardian  by Larry Correia

Monster hunter guardian

Larry Correia

Book

"When Owen Pitt and the rest of the Monster Hunter International crew are called away to mount a month’s-long rescue mission in a monster-infested nightmare dimension, Julie Shackleford - Owen’s wife and descendant of MHI founder Bubba Shackelford - is...

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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

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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