Some of the most bone chilling books were written in the last two centuries—so we're bringing you a selection of old school reads. Best of all: You can download them for free.
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The Yellow Wallpaper
A groundbreaking feminist masterpiece and one of the most exquisite horror stories in American literature.
The premier monster story of English literature—a tale of science pursued to horrifying extremes.
An early entry in what would become known as the horror genre, this spellbinding classic has captivated readers for generations.
The House on the Borderland
Dripping with tension and atmosphere, The House on the Borderland is a landmark of supernatural horror and one of the scariest stories ever told.
The Complete Short Stories
Surreal tales of suspense and imagination from an American master: Edgar Allan Poe was one of the most brilliant and influential authors in American history, and The Complete Short Stories is a must-have for every admirer of his work.
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