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What is the appeal of Horror Books? Let’s face it, some of them are awfully scary! Yes, of course, that’s the point – but why is that the point? Why do people spend their well-earned money, and time, on something that can only cause discomfort? This is, apparently, an age old question and one which psychologists seem to enjoy mulling over. But I know what I enjoy about horror stories and I wonder how many people share my view: I remember trying to read a collection of ghost stories when I was a young lad. They terrified me. To the point that I lost sleep over them. I could only read them during the day – not at night! – and I’d hide the book away so I couldn’t see it at night. I’m not sure how scary the stories really were, but I was clearly rather sensitive about ghost stories!

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What I remember at the time was that I kept going back to that book and trying to read another of the stories. As I look back, I realise I was challenging myself: literally ‘facing my fears’.

Over the years, I realise that much of my ‘enjoyment’ of horror stories – whether that’s horror books or movies – was for that reason. But as I matured and became less easily scared, I found that I enjoyed ‘testing’ myself against the experience. Reading or watching to see whether it scared me. Using horror almost as a ‘canary down the mine’ (although the mine would be the horror and me the canary). Searching to discover what scares me now! Not much does, admittedly – although the daily news does a good job!

But the search for my own, perhaps undiscovered, fears, is a part of the role of horror stories, for me. Like an exercise in self-therapy and self-discovery. I wonder how many other people share this approach?

Whatever your reason for enjoying (can we describe it as ‘enjoyment’?) horror fiction, there is plenty to choose from. And some absolute masters of the written word are responsible for some of the very best. We cannot mention horror without mentioning Stephen King, of course, but the list of writers is long, varied, and full of household names.

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The chilling classic Horror Book – The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty

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Stephen King’s Modern classic horror story – The Shining

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Sussex Horrors

Three Sussex authors ... Twelve horror stories.Take a terrifying journey to a coastline associated with candyfloss and amusement arcades, and see it stripped to the bone.Whether it's seagulls that prove to be more than a nuisance, the mysterious inhabitants of a...

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Lights Out (Boxed Set)

What has 700+ pages of page-turning chills, haunting horror, spellbinding suspense? "Equal to Stephen King's Skeleton Crew & Bentley Little's The Collection..." ????? "Creepy, scary, beautifully written." ?????Mega-box set of 3 collections – plus, previously...

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Faerie Tale

“A contemporary novel of masterful horror replete with magic, fantasy, and more than a little stylish sensuality.”—The Washington PostPhil Hastings was a lucky man—he had money, a growing reputation as a screenwriter, a happy, loving family with three kids, and he'd...

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Macabre Morsels

A collection of 9 dark and twisted tales to fuel your dreams. Stories include a hospitalized invalid confronting a horror no one else can see, a con-man who receives his own personal dose of karma, and a mother who’ll do anything to feed her kids. Author Jeff Dosser...

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Cold Sweats and Vignettes

From the Amazon US/UK Top #100 bestselling author of WHERE THE DEAD WALK, VESSEL and DEATH STALKS KETTLE STREET.Experience 50 pages of spiiiiine-tingling supernatural terror and science fiiiiiction... THE STEAL - A thief is hired by a collector to acquire an occult...

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Black Bayou

Marigold La Roux had a perfectly average existence…until the night her parents tried to murder her.Barely escaping with her life should have been the end of Marigold’s living nightmare. Unfortunately, it was just the beginning. Her entire world starts shattering. She...

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Where the Dead Walk

A TV ghost-hunting crew. A haunted house. An unimaginable crime. A past buried deep...An Amazon US/UK Kindle Store Top 100 Bestseller: #1 Ghosts & Haunted Houses - #1 Paranormal - #1 Horror - #1 Ghosts - #1 Supernatural - #1 OccultFor some, ghosts are no more than the...

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The Witches of New York

A Buzzfeed Best Gift Book of the Year“A dark, atmospheric, and feminist story of three women in New York City's Gilded Age, each determined to thrive in a society hell-bent on keeping them down, and using their coven to do so."    —BuzzfeedINTERNATIONAL...

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The Stranger

He made everyone think he was dead. The Police told everyone, that it was safe again. Safe to go outside, safe to lead a normal life. The problem? They were all wrong! The Stranger is back with a thirst for blood, and a sick, twisted desire to kill, torture and maim....

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The House That Jack Built

Never Flip a Haunted House...In less than 24 hours Nate Merritt loses his job, his girlfriend, and his estranged Aunt Edna. But after Edna’s will bequeaths him a historic mansion deep in the backwoods of Louisiana, Nate hatches a daring plan: he’ll renovate the house...

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The Haunting of Brynlee House

READ FOR FREE WITH KINDLE UNLIMITED Based on a real haunted house - Brynlee House has a past, a secret, it is one that would be best left buried. Emma has been hiding for a year. Hiding from an abusive ex who broke more than her bones. Now it is time to start again...

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Captive Hearts

Critically acclaimed bestselling author, Matt Shaw. #1 bestseller in Horror Fiction with hundreds of 5 star reviewsCaptive HeartsHe lays there, restrained to the bed, wondering when she is going to come back to see him. Her routine seems to be twice a day; once in the...

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Strangers

"[A] truly terrifying story...." - Scream Magazine"Move over Stephen King...Clive Barker.... Michaelbrent Collings is taking over as the new king of the horror book genre." - Media Mikes"STRANGERS is another white-knuckled journey that demands to be read in one...

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Night Terrors III (Anthology)

Lose yourself in twenty-two remarkable stories of earthly horror and cosmic menace. A wave of sinkholes appears on the anniversary of a rural tragedy, and local residents begin to hear the voices of the dead. A woman encounters a predator from her youth—and a chance...

read more

Fear Nothing

Fear, compassion, evil, courage, hope, wonder, the exquisite terror of not knowing what will happen on the next page to characters you care about deeply—these are the marvels that Dean Koontz weaves into the unique tapestry of every novel. His storytelling talents...

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Women Who Kill

Are women really the weaker sex?When we hear about a Serial Killer, we never consider the sex, we would immediately assume a man...right? But that's not always the case! Females are for the most part, the loving and caring protectors of our species and the ones that...

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Crows

Annie Murphy can sometimes tell the future. It’s the past she has trouble with. When her brother’s witch-girlfriend goes missing days after an invocation ritual, Annie has every reason to suspect him. But he says he didn’t do it, and Annie isn’t about to send another...

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Mail Horror Bride

From Russia, With Love...How do you destroy your enemy? Go for the heart, then take over the brain. The Z1219 virus, created by Russia's most skilled scientists, is the deadliest biological weapon in history. Harbored in the human bloodstream, it remains undetected...

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End Times I – Rise of the Undead

New Year's Day: midsummer in Australia. In Perth, twin brothers Aaron and Matt have graduated high school and are enjoying their last few months of summer holidays before adulthood - while on the other side of the country, something has fallen from the sky, heralding...

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Perfect Nightmare

If you open your house to strangers, who knows who might come in. And what they might be after. Or whom. Now, ponder the unthinkable and surrender to your darkest dread, as sinister storyteller extraordinaire John Saul weaves a heart-stopping tale of lurking terror...

read more

Dark Screams (Volume 8)

Frank Darabont, Bentley Little, Benjamin Percy, Billie Sue Mosiman, Kealan Patrick Burke, and Glen Hirshberg share chilling tales of ancient evils and wicked desires in this spooky collection assembled by renowned horror editors Brian James Freeman and Richard...

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The Beetle

The thrilling classic tale of a strange and sinister creature that stalks its prey mercilessly and changes shape at will From the mysterious depths of Egypt comes a creature “born neither of God nor man.” This shape-shifting being has made its way to London seeking...

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Bad Pennies

Seeing a stranger die is the worst thing that Chris has ever witnessed. Picking up the dead man’s wallet is a mistake, a moment of weakness. That’s all it takes, one impulsive act, for reality to unravel. Because pocketing the wallet is only the beginning. Dark forces...

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Dark Screams

Frank Darabont, Bentley Little, Benjamin Percy, Billie Sue Mosiman, Kealan Patrick Burke, and Glen Hirshberg share chilling tales of ancient evils and wicked desires in this spooky collection assembled by renowned horror editors Brian James Freeman and Richard...

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The Last Hellfighter

Ben Harker, Harlem native. WWI veteran. Vampire slayer. In the year 2044, reporters from the Public Relations Ministry gather at the home of Benjamin Harker, the last surviving member of the Harlem Hellfighters. At the age of 144, he is the oldest recorded man alive....

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In the Forest of Light and Dark

With one look at her, you would think that Cera Singer from Saraland, Alabama is your typical teenage girl from a rural Southern Gulf town. That is, she faces all the problems you would expect a seventeen-year-old would face; boys, drugs, fitting in, her upcoming...

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Things We Lost in the Fire

In these wildly imaginative, devilishly daring tales of the macabre, internationally bestselling author Mariana Enriquez brings contemporary Argentina to vibrant life as a place where shocking inequality, violence, and corruption are the law of the land, while...

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Little One

A page-turning haunted tale of ghosts, vengeance, and family ties.Death is cold.Kelsea Stone can’t remember her childhood, and frankly, she doesn’t really care. She’s doing fine on her own in L.A. without any family to tie her down. But when she finds out her...

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Night Shift

More than twenty-five stories of horror and nightmarish fantasy transform everyday situations into experiences of compelling terror in the worlds of the living, the dying, and the nonliving.

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Cure

How far would you go to save the one you love?Bree Smith’s son, Adam is dying. When Bateman offers Bree the chance to cure her son, bringing back a parcel from the near future seems like a small price to pay. BHow far would you go to save the one you love?Bree Smith’s...

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Shadows of Forever

There are bad things in your past…… very bad things. You have no intention of remembering them – ever. But sometimes, just sometimes, your past explodes into your life in all its horror.This is Abby Hawthorne’s story. She restores classic cars, and she’s finally...

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Dark Corner

From award-winning author Brandon Massey comes a terrifying new novel about a town besieged by evil . . . and the one man who is determined to fight the darkness . . .When renowned author Richard Hunter dies in a boating accident, his son David travels to Mason's...

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Daddy Won’t Kill You

A rocking chair, relaxing, comfortable, soaked in the blood of its victims. Steve and Lauren, are spiraling into divorce. In a last bid attempt to save their marriage they take their two children to a remote cabin for a peaceful holiday.They are not alone... something...

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Model Town

When Laurel Rose inherits her great-grandmother's house, she discovers a miniature town in the attic. The details enchant her and she sets about to restore it. Soon she's having the strangest dreams...

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Angels

A metaphysical horror story. When a mother loses her daughter to bullying at school, she decides to take revenge. 'Angels' is a story of loss and the human fascination with the metaphysical world.Please note that this is a short story.

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Blood and Moonlight

Frankenstein's creation finally has a chance to tell his side of the story...Elaine Quartermaine’s life was never much to talk about. Growing up in pre-Victorian London had made her a survivor if nothing else. Until she died!!! Or... thought she had died, and then she...

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Sussex Horrors

Three Sussex authors ... Twelve horror stories.Take a terrifying journey to a coastline associated with candyfloss and amusement arcades, and see it stripped to the bone.Whether it's seagulls that prove to be more than a nuisance, the mysterious inhabitants of a...

read more

Lights Out (Boxed Set)

What has 700+ pages of page-turning chills, haunting horror, spellbinding suspense? "Equal to Stephen King's Skeleton Crew & Bentley Little's The Collection..." ????? "Creepy, scary, beautifully written." ?????Mega-box set of 3 collections – plus, previously...

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Faerie Tale

“A contemporary novel of masterful horror replete with magic, fantasy, and more than a little stylish sensuality.”—The Washington PostPhil Hastings was a lucky man—he had money, a growing reputation as a screenwriter, a happy, loving family with three kids, and he'd...

read more

Macabre Morsels

A collection of 9 dark and twisted tales to fuel your dreams. Stories include a hospitalized invalid confronting a horror no one else can see, a con-man who receives his own personal dose of karma, and a mother who’ll do anything to feed her kids. Author Jeff Dosser...

read more

Cold Sweats and Vignettes

From the Amazon US/UK Top #100 bestselling author of WHERE THE DEAD WALK, VESSEL and DEATH STALKS KETTLE STREET.Experience 50 pages of spiiiiine-tingling supernatural terror and science fiiiiiction... THE STEAL - A thief is hired by a collector to acquire an occult...

read more

Black Bayou

Marigold La Roux had a perfectly average existence…until the night her parents tried to murder her.Barely escaping with her life should have been the end of Marigold’s living nightmare. Unfortunately, it was just the beginning. Her entire world starts shattering. She...

read more

Where the Dead Walk

A TV ghost-hunting crew. A haunted house. An unimaginable crime. A past buried deep...An Amazon US/UK Kindle Store Top 100 Bestseller: #1 Ghosts & Haunted Houses - #1 Paranormal - #1 Horror - #1 Ghosts - #1 Supernatural - #1 OccultFor some, ghosts are no more than the...

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The Witches of New York

A Buzzfeed Best Gift Book of the Year“A dark, atmospheric, and feminist story of three women in New York City's Gilded Age, each determined to thrive in a society hell-bent on keeping them down, and using their coven to do so."    —BuzzfeedINTERNATIONAL...

read more

The Stranger

He made everyone think he was dead. The Police told everyone, that it was safe again. Safe to go outside, safe to lead a normal life. The problem? They were all wrong! The Stranger is back with a thirst for blood, and a sick, twisted desire to kill, torture and maim....

read more

The House That Jack Built

Never Flip a Haunted House...In less than 24 hours Nate Merritt loses his job, his girlfriend, and his estranged Aunt Edna. But after Edna’s will bequeaths him a historic mansion deep in the backwoods of Louisiana, Nate hatches a daring plan: he’ll renovate the house...

read more

The Haunting of Brynlee House

READ FOR FREE WITH KINDLE UNLIMITED Based on a real haunted house - Brynlee House has a past, a secret, it is one that would be best left buried. Emma has been hiding for a year. Hiding from an abusive ex who broke more than her bones. Now it is time to start again...

read more

Captive Hearts

Critically acclaimed bestselling author, Matt Shaw. #1 bestseller in Horror Fiction with hundreds of 5 star reviewsCaptive HeartsHe lays there, restrained to the bed, wondering when she is going to come back to see him. Her routine seems to be twice a day; once in the...

read more

Strangers

"[A] truly terrifying story...." - Scream Magazine"Move over Stephen King...Clive Barker.... Michaelbrent Collings is taking over as the new king of the horror book genre." - Media Mikes"STRANGERS is another white-knuckled journey that demands to be read in one...

read more

Night Terrors III (Anthology)

Lose yourself in twenty-two remarkable stories of earthly horror and cosmic menace. A wave of sinkholes appears on the anniversary of a rural tragedy, and local residents begin to hear the voices of the dead. A woman encounters a predator from her youth—and a chance...

read more

Fear Nothing

Fear, compassion, evil, courage, hope, wonder, the exquisite terror of not knowing what will happen on the next page to characters you care about deeply—these are the marvels that Dean Koontz weaves into the unique tapestry of every novel. His storytelling talents...

read more

Women Who Kill

Are women really the weaker sex?When we hear about a Serial Killer, we never consider the sex, we would immediately assume a man...right? But that's not always the case! Females are for the most part, the loving and caring protectors of our species and the ones that...

read more

Crows

Annie Murphy can sometimes tell the future. It’s the past she has trouble with. When her brother’s witch-girlfriend goes missing days after an invocation ritual, Annie has every reason to suspect him. But he says he didn’t do it, and Annie isn’t about to send another...

read more

Mail Horror Bride

From Russia, With Love...How do you destroy your enemy? Go for the heart, then take over the brain. The Z1219 virus, created by Russia's most skilled scientists, is the deadliest biological weapon in history. Harbored in the human bloodstream, it remains undetected...

read more

End Times I – Rise of the Undead

New Year's Day: midsummer in Australia. In Perth, twin brothers Aaron and Matt have graduated high school and are enjoying their last few months of summer holidays before adulthood - while on the other side of the country, something has fallen from the sky, heralding...

read more

Perfect Nightmare

If you open your house to strangers, who knows who might come in. And what they might be after. Or whom. Now, ponder the unthinkable and surrender to your darkest dread, as sinister storyteller extraordinaire John Saul weaves a heart-stopping tale of lurking terror...

read more

Dark Screams (Volume 8)

Frank Darabont, Bentley Little, Benjamin Percy, Billie Sue Mosiman, Kealan Patrick Burke, and Glen Hirshberg share chilling tales of ancient evils and wicked desires in this spooky collection assembled by renowned horror editors Brian James Freeman and Richard...

read more

The Beetle

The thrilling classic tale of a strange and sinister creature that stalks its prey mercilessly and changes shape at will From the mysterious depths of Egypt comes a creature “born neither of God nor man.” This shape-shifting being has made its way to London seeking...

read more

Bad Pennies

Seeing a stranger die is the worst thing that Chris has ever witnessed. Picking up the dead man’s wallet is a mistake, a moment of weakness. That’s all it takes, one impulsive act, for reality to unravel. Because pocketing the wallet is only the beginning. Dark forces...

read more

Dark Screams

Frank Darabont, Bentley Little, Benjamin Percy, Billie Sue Mosiman, Kealan Patrick Burke, and Glen Hirshberg share chilling tales of ancient evils and wicked desires in this spooky collection assembled by renowned horror editors Brian James Freeman and Richard...

read more