Nightmare Fuel: 30 Terrifying Books to Read This October

These frightening books will haunt your dreams.

Nothing but Blackened Teeth by Cassandra Khaw
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Nothing but Blackened Teeth

By Cassandra Kham

Kill Creek by Scott Thomas

Kill Creek

By Scott Thomas

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White is for Witching

By Helen Oyeyemi

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A Head Full of Ghosts

By Paul Tremblay

Buy A Collapse of Horses at Amazon

A Collapse of Horses

By Brian Evenson

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Mutilation Song

By Jason Hrivnak

Buy Black Light at Amazon

Black Light

By Elizabeth Hand

Buy The Loveliest Dead at Amazon

The Loveliest Dead

By Ray Garton

Buy Come Closer at Amazon

Come Closer

By Sara Gran

Buy Mad Madame LaLaurie at Amazon

Mad Madame LaLaurie

By Victoria Cosner Love and Lorelei Shannon

Buy Incubus at Amazon


By Ann Arensberg

Buy The Maddening at Amazon

The Maddening

By Andrew Neiderman

Buy Blue World at Amazon

Blue World

By Robert R. McCammon

Buy Camp Pleasant at Amazon

Camp Pleasant

By Richard Matheson

Buy The Witch of Delray at Amazon

The Witch of Delray

By Karen Dybis

Buy The Shapeshifters at Amazon

The Shapeshifters

By Stefan Spjut

Buy Maynard's House at Amazon

Maynard's House

By Herman Raucher

Buy Ghosts of Salem at Amazon

Ghosts of Salem

By Sam Baltrusis

Buy Experimental Film at Amazon

Experimental Film

By Gemma Files

Buy Community at Amazon


By Graham Masterton

Buy Private Demons at Amazon

Private Demons

By Robert Masello

Buy 3 Gates of the Dead at Amazon

3 Gates of the Dead

By Jonathan Ryan

Buy A Face at the Window at Amazon

A Face at the Window

By Dennis Mcfarland

Buy After Silence at Amazon

After Silence

By Jonathan Carroll

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There’s Someone Inside Your House

By Stephanie Perkins

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The Grip of It

By Jac Jemc

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Heart-Shaped Box

By Joe Hill

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Let the Right One In

By John Ajvide Lindqvist

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By Madeleine Roux

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Beneath the Willow

By Gemma Farrow