Horror novels

Horror novels is a genre of fiction whose purpose is to create feelings of fear, dread, repulsion, and terror in the audience in other words, it develops an atmosphere of horror. Horror is often divided into the sub-genres of psychological horror and supernatural horror, which are in the realm of speculative fiction. In the horror genre, story and characters are just as important as mood and atmosphere. A horror story often shocks and provokes with its exploration of the unknown.

Horror feeds on audience’s deepest terrors by putting life’s most frightening and perplexing things death, evil, supernatural powers or creatures, the afterlife, evil clowns, ghosts, demons, vampires, monsters, zombies, ....

The horror genre in literature dates back to Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome, where horror stories explored themes related to death, demons, evil spirits, and the afterlife. And Horror literature in the nineteenth century and twentieth centuries often focused on tales involving occult ideas, like Mary Shelly’s Frankenstein (1818) or Bram Stoker’s Dracula (1897). Modern horror novels have expanded the genre to include new elements and contemporary themes, like serial killers and slasher stories Stephen King’s The Shining (1977).

The Exorcist
The Exorcist
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William Peter Blatty
The Exorcist book pdf by William Peter Blatty
The Shining
The Shining
Horror novels
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Stephen King
The Shining book pdf by Stephen King
The Silence of the Lambs
The Silence of the Lambs
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Thomas Harris
The Silence of the Lambs book pdf by Thomas Harris
Misery
Misery
Horror novels
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Stephen King
Misery book pdf by Stephen King
In the Woods
In the Woods
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Tana French
In the Woods book pdf by Tana French
On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft
On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft
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7585
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Stephen King
On Writing: A Memoir Of The Craft book pdf by Stephen King
That Night
That Night
Horror novels
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Nidhi Upadhyay
That Night book pdf by Nidhi Upadhyay
Night Shift
Night Shift
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Stephen King
Night Shift book pdf by Stephen King
Hannibal Rising
Hannibal Rising
Horror novels
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4896
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Thomas Harris
Hannibal Rising book pdf by Thomas Harris
The Institute
The Institute
Horror novels
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4691
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Stephen King
The Institute book pdf by Stephen King
Hannibal
Hannibal
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Thomas Harris
Hannibal book pdf by Thomas Harris
Carrie
Carrie
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Stephen King
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Carrie book pdf by Stephen King
We Have Always Lived in the Castle
We Have Always Lived in the Castle
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4466
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shirley jackson
We Have Always Lived in the Castle book pdf by shirley jackson
Cell
Cell
Horror novels
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Stephen King
Cell book pdf by Stephen King
House of Leaves
House of Leaves
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3981
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Mark Z. Danielewski
House of Leaves book pdf by Mark Z. Danielewski
Four Past Midnight
Four Past Midnight
Horror novels
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3914
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Stephen King
Four Past Midnight book pdf by Stephen King
The Haunting of Hill House
The Haunting of Hill House
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3718
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shirley jackson
The Haunting of Hill House book pdf by shirley jackson
Doctor Sleep
Doctor Sleep
Horror novels
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3691
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Stephen King
Doctor Sleep book pdf by Stephen King
Cujo
Cujo
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3579
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Stephen King
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Cujo book pdf by Stephen King
‘Salem’s Lot
‘Salem’s Lot
Horror novels
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3483
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Stephen King
‘Salem’s Lot book pdf by Stephen King