Is it a challenge to find a story that really frightens you? Look no further than these truly scary audio tales perfect for the Halloween season.You never know who—or what—could be lurking in the next chapter. Listen on, if you dare!
They say you’ve got only a couple days to find a missing person. That’s your window. That window closed five years ago, leaving Ben’s life in ruins. He still looks for his brother. Now twenty and desperate for work, Ben takes a night stock job at the only place that will have him: the store that blinked Eric out of existence. Ben can feel that there’s something wrong there. With the people. With his boss. With the graffitied baler that shudders and moans and beckons. There’s something wrong with the air itself. He knows he’s in the right place now. That the store has much to tell him. So he keeps searching. Keeps looking for his baby brother, while missing the most important message of all.
Listen to an excerpt BAD MAN
It is 1868, and a twenty-one-year-old Bram Stoker waits in a desolate tower to face an indescribable evil. Armed only with crucifixes, holy water, and a rifle, he prays to survive a single night, the longest of his life. Desperate to record what he has witnessed, Bram scribbles down the events that led him here…
Listen to an excerpt DRACUL
Carol Evers is a woman with a dark secret. She has died many times . . . but her many deaths are not final: They are comas, a waking slumber indistinguishable from death, each lasting days. Only two people know of Carolâ€™s eerie condition. One is her husband, Dwight, who married Carol for her fortune, andâ€”when she lapses into another comaâ€”plots to seize it by proclaiming her dead and quickly burying her…alive. The other is her lost love, the infamous outlaw James Moxie. When word of Carolâ€™s dreadful fate reaches him, Moxie rides the Trail again to save his beloved from an early, unnatural grave.
Listen to an excerpt UNBURY CAROL
A remote Florida island is the perfect wedding destination for the upcoming nuptials of Anitaâ€™s fellow U.S. Marshal and best friend, Edward. For Anita, the vacation is a welcome break, as itâ€™s the first trip she gets to take with just wereleopards Micah and Nathaniel. Thereâ€™s a strange power afoot that Anita has never confronted before, a force thatâ€™s rendering those around her helpless. Unable to face it on her own, Anita is willing to accept help from even the deadliest places. Help that she will most certainly regretâ€”if she survives at all, that isâ€¦
Listen to an excerpt SERPENTINE
On the morning of August 4, 1892, Lizzie Borden calls out to her maid: Someoneâ€™s killed Father. The brutal ax-murder of Andrew and Abby Borden in their home in Fall River, Massachusetts, leaves little evidence and many unanswered questions. As the police search for clues, Emma comforts an increasingly distraught Lizzie whose memories of that morning flash in scattered fragments. Shifting among the perspectives of the unreliable Lizzie, her older sister Emma, the housemaid Bridget, and the enigmatic stranger Benjamin, the events of that fateful day are slowly revealed through a high-wire feat of storytelling.
Listen to an excerpt SEE WHAT I HAVE DONE