Gay Ghost Books by Title
There are not a great number of GLBT ghost books, but those that have been found are listed here. Pleaes be forewarned, if you are looking for out-and-out horrific content you might be disappointed as this category contains mostly romance.
These are the items that have been found, a general description, and the general rating by the fans. (note: the ratings shows not only how good the story is, but also how well the horror or creatures are portrayed, and openly queer it is. A really good non-gay item might score very low).
This page focuses on all gay ghost items.For a page that shows all orientations, please go here
|Are You Loathsome Tonight
||Poppy Z. Brite||
Cannibal zombies, sentient maggots and professional sexual submissives are just a few of the characters at large in the landscapes of death and desire that Brite maps out in this collection of 12 short, yet horrifying, stories.
|Bending The Landscape : Horror
||Nicola Griffith and Stephen Pagel||
Volume II of the award-winning collection of gay and lesbian short fiction exploring the horror genre.
|Businessman, The : A Tale of Terror
||Thomas M. Disch||
A thoroughly despicable businessman plots to murder his wife, but he finds himself haunted by her ghost after her death.
|Chilling Tales of Terror and the Supernatural
||Patty G. Henderson||
A collection of GLBT horror 'flash fiction,' stories under 1000 words.
|Coldheart Canyon: A Hollywood Ghost Story
Film's most popular action hero needs a place to heal after surgery that has gone terribly wrong, and finds such a place in a luxurious, forgotten mansion. But the original owner of the mansion was a beautiful woman devoted to pleasure at any cost, and the terrible legacy of her deed has not yet died. There are ghosts and monsters haunting Coldheart Canyon, where nothing is forbidden.
|Everybody Loves You
A gay ghost, a talking dog, and a street kid who thinks he's an elf-child join our narrator Bud, best friend Dennis Savage, eternally young Little Kiwi, devastating hunk Carlo and others.
|Gay Haunt, The
Paul, an ex-Gay trying to go completely straight, is only a couple of weeks away from marrying the boss' daughter. That is, until Paul's former lover, Lorin, shows up... Frighteningly Lorin has been dead for the past five years.
|Ghost Kisses : Gothic Gay Romance Stories
||Gregory L. Norris||
A collection of Gothic, gay, ghost stories.
|Ghost of Carmen Miranda : And Other Spooky Gay and Lesbian Tales, The
||Julie K. Trevelyan and Scott Brassart||
Things that go bump in the night. Ethereal remnants that skulk through the dark. These cleverly written ghost stories range from hilarious to soulful to downright terrifying, and they don't disappoint.
|Grave Passions: Tales of the Gay Supernatural
||William J. Mann||
A collection of the most chilling tales of passion currently being penned by today's most provocative gay writers. Unnatural transformations, otherworldly encounters, and deathless desires make for a collection sure to keep readers up late at night for a variety of reasons!
||John L. Myers||
After his previous night's trick is killed, David must help find his killer to clear his name. But as the trail intersects with gay cops, closeted in-laws and an evil spectre, it could be more than he can handle.
|Keeper of Secrets
||Mark A. Roeder||
Fate brings Avery to Graymoor Mansion and he discovers a disturbing connection to the past. Through the eyes of a boy, murdered more than a century before, Avery discovers that all is not as he thought.
|Master of Seacliff, The
Andrew dreams of life as an artist in Paris. He has talent enough but lacks the resources. After getting a job as a tutor, he heads to Seacliff to teach and save his pay. But danger lurks everywhere and nothing is as easy as it seems.
|Nightmares & Dreamscapes
Twenty-three stories devilishly by Stephen King to take you where you never dreamed of going before. Included, too, are a telescript that made home screen history, a startling poem, and an essay that Stephen King regards as his best nonfiction writing.
|Out There : Stories of Private Desires, Horror and the Afterlife
||Perry Brass and Tom Laine||
Out There takes you into the pounding heart of fear, lust, and ecstasy. What happens on a hostile, dark beach in Provincetown, Massachusetts? In the steamy swamps of the Texas/Louisiana border? In the sex-soaked grove of the vengeful phallic god Himself?
An anthology of horror stories where all of the protagonists are clearly gay.
|Queer Fear II: Gay Horror Fiction
Building on the success of Queer Fear (which won the Queer Horror - Best Short Story award in 2000), Queer Fear II brings 22 new GLBT horror stories.
A man begins to dream of fire after meeting his new blind lover, and awakes to find himself alone each morning.
Terrible events occur at the isolated Overlook Hotel, where the guests are deceased but not necessarily departed. A family checks in so that the father can write, but terror lurks behind every door. Their son, a psychic who does not know how to use his powers, struggles to hold his own against the forces of evil that are driving his father insane.
|Someone Is Killing the Gay Boys of Verona
||Mark A. Roeder||
A haunted mansion, gay ghosts, a cult of hate, and a hundred year old ax murder all await Sean as he races to discover who murdered his friends before he strikes again.
|Somewhere in the Night: Eight Gay Tales of the Supernatural
All of the protagonists of the eight horror tales here are gay, allowing the author both a new twist on chiller standbys, such as vampirism and spirit possession, and an intriguing perspective on the complexities of gay life.
|Three on a Broomstick
Alvin suspected something was a bit different when he became a live-in writer. Sure, the household was unusual but he could never have dreamed up the antics of the Three Furies. Easily the gayest Mary's he had ever met, but that paled in comparison to the surprising things that they could conjure up around the neighborhood.
Watch as a Ouija board spells out your deepest secret...
||Jay B. Laws||
They are The Unfinished. Their lives were interrupted by an untimely death. Now their terrible predicaments chain them to this earth, jailing them until their stories are known. One man hears their cry, but if he isn't careful, he too many end up ... Unfinished. Three interlinked stories and a frame story set in the Castro district, focusing on a haunted house in San Francisco
An artist is hired by a monastery to illustrate an ancient manuscript. Haunted by visions of a vampire his whole life, the artist finally meets one, and is transformed into his thrall. But supernatural forces strive to tear the two apart.
|Vintatge: A Ghost Story
A goth teen meets the man of his life while walking down an empty stretch of highway. But his dream man becomes a nightmare when he turns out to be the local urban legend, the ghost of a star athlete killed in 1957.
|When Will You Rage?
An anthology of 19 original short stories detailing the lives and battles of San Francisco's werewolves. Follow them as they confront the many guises of the Wyrm.
|Wired Hard 3
Twelve stories exploring masculinity and the desire of men for other men through the lens of otherworldly settings and characters.
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