Year of publication: 2019
Amy Cross THE PURCHASE Prologue Okay. Lets see what weve got here. Climbing out of the car, wincing a little at the pain in his back, Doctor Jack Levant looked toward the cabin and immediately noticed a few key details. Thirty years in the field had taught him to work fast. From the cabins design and layout, he could immediately identify its construction as early-to-mid nineteenth century, which meant that it was most likely home to one of the prospectors whod flooded this part of the country. ...
Year of publication: 2010
Jack Cady THE NIGHT WE BURIED ROAD DOG Jack Cady, FSF, and Road Dog By Kristine Kathryn Rusch Jack Cady never looked like a stereotypical writer. He looked like a Pacific Northwest fisherman. He had an angular, weather-toughened face, which he accented with a beard but no mustache. His deep voice was authoritative, but his eyes were always kind. And he was patientoh, so very patient. He had to be. When he sent me The Night We Buried Road Dog, he walked into the middle of a battle zone. I, the ...
Year of publication: 2014
Jack Cady THE JONAH WATCH For Carol, a fellow historian So Jonah Arose, and Went Unto Nineveh, According to the Word of the Lord. Jonah 3:3 Authors Note This tale remembers the cutters Yankton and Legare, and the men who sailed them. Experienced seamen who recall the early 1950s, which is the setting for this story, will see that the Coast Guard cutter Adrian is a conglomerate of the 125-foot and 110-foot classes. As to the spectral, other-worldly nature of what follows: I never saw a Coast ...
Year of publication: 2016
Jack Cady THE HAUNTINGS OF HOOD CANAL For Stephen Becker 19271999 Great man, great friend, great writer And then the headman turns to the bones. For the bones a platform has been built of oak and a stout tanned hide shelters the bones from wind and rain. The bones are of several small people, perhaps children, perhaps the smaller forefathers that figure in ceremonial tales of the ancient hot green land to the south. Thirty years ago, when these bones were taken, the headman declared that they ...
Year of publication: 2007
Tabitha King and Michael McDowell CANDLES BURNING For Michael Acknowledgments This novel is a collaboration. Michael McDowell began it a decade ago. He died before he could finish it. His editor, Susan Allison, approached me through my agent, Ralph Vicinanza, with the idea of completing it. I was immediately intrigued. The manuscript and the notes that Michael left were incomplete, but he had carried the story forward several hundred pages. The story as I completed it is not the story that ...
Keywords: Ghosts Mystery Thriller and Suspense
Year of publication: 2014
PEEPs Lite 9.1 Checking Out A Haunted Series novella by Alexie Aaron I dedicate this book to the fans of urban legends. We all have spent a minute or two pondering if saying Bloody Mary three times in the mirror will bring the fabled girl, and we may actually have looked for the ghosts that walk the haunted highways. For those who spend more than a minute, that reach out and explore the legends, this book is for you. Also by Alexie Aaron HAUNTED SERIES in order The Hauntings of Cold Creek Hollow ...
Keywords: Ghosts & Haunted Houses Horror Literature & Fiction Occult
R A LAFFERTY
Guy de Maupassant
Frank Belknap Long
Eleanor F Lewis
Q E D
S R Crockett
Frederick P Schrader
Arnold M Anderson
John Kendrick Bangs
George J Rawlins
Year of publication: 2016
The 7th Ghost Story MEGAPACK A NOTE FROM THE PUBLISHER Welcome to The Seventh Ghost Story MEGAPACK Once more we have a wide-ranging assortment of supernatural fiction, with setting across the worldEurope, the Americas, Asiaand across the centuries. You will note that we have a larger than normal number of Anonymous stories. No, the authors werent embarrassed by their contributions. Victorian-era literary magazines and newspapers often ran fiction without crediting the author, or with only vague ...
Keywords: Fantasy ghost horror tales weird
Year of publication: 2012
David Leadbeater Walking With Ghosts This ones for the best green-blooded crew that ever graced Mcarthur Glen you know who you are. PART 1 Josie Leigh didnt know it, but she was about to start the longest shift of her life. Before she left the house she cracked the curtains a bit and gulped down the rest of her coffee. Outside the sky was awash with silver, and the house roofs glimmered and glittered underneath a full moon. The extra light would help her tonight. A car pulled up, brake-lights ...
Keywords: Fiction Ghosts Horror Occult
Year of publication: 2004
Miracles happen.JOHNNY ANGELPRAISE FOR DANIELLE STEELSteel pulls out all the emotional stops. She delivers.Publishers WeeklySteel is one of the bestLos Angeles TimesThe worlds most popular author tells a good, well-paced story and explores some important issues. Steel affirms life while admitting its turbulence, melodramas, and misfiring passions.BooklistDanielle Steel writes boldly and with practiced vividness about tragedyboth national and personal with insight and power.Nashville BannerThere ...
Keywords: Contemporary Fantasy Fiction General Ghost Mothers and sons Psychological Psychological fiction Romance Sagas Sons
Year of publication: 1999
THE TAPESTRIED CHAMBER by Sir Walter Scott INTRODUCTION. This is another little story from The Keepsake of 1828. It was told to me many years ago by the late Miss Anna Seward, who, among other accomplishments that rendered her an amusing inmate in a country house, had that of recounting narratives of this sort with very considerable effectmuch greater, indeed, than any one would be apt to guess from the style of her written performances. There are hours and moods when most people are not ...
Keywords: 1771-1832 Ghost stories Scotland -- Social life and customs -- Fiction Scott Sir Walter
Year of publication: 2013
The Weight of Souls by Bryony Pearce For my not so ugly sisters, Claire McCarthy, Ros Taylor and Gill Fourie By hook or by crook youll be first in this book Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there wondering, fearing, Doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before. Edgar Allen Poe, THE RAVEN 1 ITS COMING TO TAKE YOU AWAY Dead men take me to the nicest places. I pulled my hood further over my eyes and glowered at the block of flats. Stained net curtains billowed from ...
Keywords: cursed doomed love ghosts jutice murder revenge The Darkness Tyler Oh
Year of publication: 0
Inbetween Kissed by Death - 1 by Tara Fuller For Heather Howland, who makes dreams come true. This book would not be without you. Prologue Finn TWO YEARS EARLIER Tell me again. How did you miss the mark I shoved my hands in my pockets and pressed my lips together to keep from grinning. I swear, Anaya, this is the last time I follow one of you Heaven reapers anywhere. Anaya and I walked down a two-lane strip of asphalt that glistened with puddles of leftover rain. Somewhere in the distance, a ...
Keywords: death entangled publishing ghost heaven hell in between inbetween paranormal romance reaper soul spirit tara fuller teen ya young adult
Year of publication: 2002
Richard Laymon ISLAND This book is dedicated to Frank Coghe, a legend in his own time. When they made you, Cog, they broke the mold. Introduction THE FOX IN THE CHICKEN SUIT by Dean Koontz On February 14, 2001, at far too young an age, Richard Laymon left this world for another. Within a large community of suspense, horror, mystery, and fantasy writers, news of his death was received with shock and grief. His writing was edgy, often disturbing, and definitely not for everyone, but even those ...
Keywords: Horror Ghost Stories
Roger Joseph Zelazny
Year of publication: 1991
Roger Zelazny Prince of chaos Chapter 1 See one coronation and youve seen them all. Sounds cynical and probably is, especially when the principal is your best friend and his queens your inadvertent lover. But theres generally a procession, with a lot of slow music, and uncomfortable, colorful garb, incense, speeches, prayers, the ringing of bells. They are tedious, generally hot, and requiring of one an insincere attention, as at weddings, commencements, and secret initiations. And so Luke and ...
Keywords: Merlin Luke Ghostwheel Parttern Amber stone Judgement Logrus Shadow Chaos
Roger Joseph Zelazny
Year of publication: 1989
Roger Zelazny Knight of Shadows Chapter 1 Her name was Julia, and Id been damn certain she was dead back on April 30 when it all began. My finding her grisly remains and destroying the doglike creature which Id thought had killed her were pretty much the way it started. And we had been lovers, which I suppose was how things had really commenced. Long before. Perhaps I could have trusted her more. Perhaps I should never have taken hex on that shadow walls which led to denials that took her away ...
Keywords: Merlin Luke Ghostwheel Parttern Amber stone Judgement Logrus Shadow