Published March 1, 2010
by Routledge .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
Books shelved as horror: The Shining by Stephen King, It by Stephen King, Dracula by Bram Stoker, Carrie by Stephen King, and Pet Sematary by Stephen King. Horror is a peculiar genre. If it’s meant purely to scare, then some of the heftier books on this list would have wracked up a body count, terrifying readers to death over pages or more. Books Advanced Search New Releases Best Sellers & More Children's Books Textbooks Textbook Rentals Best Books of the Month Horror Literature & Fiction of o results for Books: Literature & Fiction: Genre Fiction: Horror. Horror books have been part of the literary world for years, but it seems like horror in all its mediums has been on the upswing in recent times. Maybe people are realizing just how satisfying it is to settle into a scary story, feel the rush of adrenaline, and then close the book, turn off the movie, or walk away from that haunted house at the end.
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Best Horror Books of All Time. The definition of scary changes from person to person. For some, it might be ghosts and haunted houses. For others, serial killers. For still others, the most frightening things are the ones that go bump in the night, unseen. 25 Top Horror Books on Goodreads The Top Horror Novel. I’m not surprised a Stephen King book is the top horror book on Goodreads. Classic & Gothic Horror. We don’t see as much gothic horror published today, Horror Short Stories, Novellas & Collections. Modern Top Horror books Author: Vernieda Vergara. out of 5 stars Crooked River (Agent Pendergast Series Book 19) Douglas Preston. out of 5 stars Seventh Decimate (The Great God's War Book 1) Stephen R. Donaldson. out of 5 stars Incubus Inc.: Book 2. out of 5 stars The Outsider: A Novel. out of 5 stars 5, The Institute: A Novel. out of 5 stars 5, The first novel for Kathe Koja and the first book published by Dell Abyss, a legendary experimental horror imprint, The Cipher struck like lightning .