Horror

Horror fiction is fiction in any medium intended to scare, unsettle, or horrify the audience. Historically, the cause of the "horror" experience has often been the intrusion of a supernatural element into everyday human experience. Since the 1960s, any work of fiction with a morbid, gruesome, surreal, or exceptionally suspenseful or frightening theme has come to be called "horror". Horror fiction often overlaps science fiction or fantasy, all three of which categories are sometimes placed under the umbrella classification speculative fiction. ...more

Velvet Was the Night
A Lesson in Vengeance
Billy Summers
The Dead and the Dark
My Heart Is a Chainsaw
All's Well
Once There Were Wolves
The Family Plot
The Noise
The Guide
The Woods Are Always Watching
Chasing the Boogeyman
The Devil Makes Three
A Terrible Fall of Angels
Getaway
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    Horseman: A Tale of Sleepy Hollow
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    My Final Breath
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    Release date: Jun 24, 2020
    An unbearable tragedy. A life cut short. A dead girl searching for truth.

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  • Billy Summers
    The Moonlight Child
    If You Tell: A True Story of Murder, Family Secrets, and the Unbreakable Bond of Sisterhood
    Survive the Night
    Mexican Gothic
    Later
    The Noise
    Bloodless (Pendergast, #20)
    The Sanatorium (Detective Elin Warner, #1)
    The Other Black Girl
    The Hollows
    Leave the World Behind
    A Deadly Education (The Scholomance, #1)
    The Lost Soul of the City (Nameless: Season Two #1)
    Gentle Is the Angel of Death (Nameless: Season Two #2)
    The Shining by Stephen KingIt by Stephen KingThe Stand by Stephen KingDracula by Bram Stoker'Salem's Lot by Stephen King
    The Definitive Horror Book List
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    1984 by George OrwellAmerican Psycho by Bret Easton EllisA Clockwork Orange by Anthony BurgessThe Road by Cormac McCarthyLord of the Flies by William Golding
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    The Name of the Wind by Patrick RothfussThe Wise Man's Fear by Patrick RothfussMistborn by Brandon SandersonThe Lies of Locke Lamora by Scott LynchThe Way of Kings by Brandon Sanderson
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    It
    Dracula
    Carrie
    Pet Sematary
    Frankenstein: The 1818 Text
    'Salem's Lot
    The Stand
    The Haunting of Hill House
    Misery
    World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War
    Interview with the Vampire (The Vampire Chronicles, #1)
    Doctor Sleep
    House of Leaves
    Cujo

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