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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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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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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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