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Most popular Horror & ghost stories books

The most popular Horror & ghost stories books currently available. Updated weekly.
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Woman In Black
'Heartstoppingly chilling' Daily ExpressAs The Woman in Black celebrates thirty years on stage, discover the truly terrifying classic English ghost story behind the play. Arthur Kipps, a junior solicitor, is summoned to attend the funeral of Mrs Alice Drablow, the sole inhabitant of Eel Marsh House.
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Elevation
Set in Castle Rock, ELEVATION is the moving and uplifting story about a man whose mysterious affliction brings a small town together.
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Flight or Fright: 17 Turbulent Tales Edited by Stephen King and Bev Vincent
An anthology of turbulent tales edited by Stephen King and Bev Vincent. This exciting new collection, perfect for airport and aeroplane reading, includes an original introduction and story notes for each story by Stephen King, and brand new stories from Stephen King and Joe Hill.
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Other People
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Six
The brilliant new thriller from Luca Veste.
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Dracula (BBC Tie-in edition)
But who - living, dead or undead - can stop him?Accompanying the new BBC series from Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat, creators of Sherlock, starring Claes Bang as Count Dracula.
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Dracula
Bram Stoker's chilling masterpiece, Dracula, is a truly iconic and unsettling tale of vampirism.
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Complete Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft
The perfect gift for the Lovecraft fan, The Complete Fiction of H.P. Lovecraft is an elegant edition boasting the entire Lovecraft fiction catalog.
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Ghoster
The razor-sharp new supernatural thriller from Jason Arnopp, author of the critically acclaimed cult hit The Last Days of Jack Sparks.
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Help The Witch
A collection of folk ghost stories from the Sunday Times bestselling author Tom Cox
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Secret of Cold Hill
A spine-tingling ghost story by the number one bestselling author Peter James.
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Blood Communion: A Tale of Prince Lestat (The Vampire Chronicles 13)
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Complete Cthulhu Mythos Tales (Barnes & Noble Collectible Classics: Omnibus Edition)
The Cthulhu Mythos was H.P. Lovecraft's greatest contribution to supernatural literature. This anthology includes 23 of his weirdest tales, including 'The Call of Cthulhu', 'The Colour Out of Space', 'The Dunwich Horror' and 'The Shadow Out of Time'.
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Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde and Other Tales of Terror
A story of respectable Dr Jekyll's strange association with the 'damnable young man' Edward Hyde; the hunt through fog-bound London for a killer; and the final revelation of Hyde's true identity is a chilling exploration of humanity's basest capacity for evil.
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Walking Dead Book 16
"Originally published in single magazine form as The Walking Dead #181-193."
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Frankenstein
Frankenstein is a deeply disturbing story of a monstrous creation, which has terrified and chilled readers since its first publication in 1818.
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Roarings from Further Out: Four Weird Novellas by Algernon Blackwood
From one of the greatest and most prolific authors of twentieth century weird fiction come four of the very best strange stories ever written: The Willows, The Wendigo, The Man Whom the Trees Loved and Ancient Sorceries.
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Evil Roots: Killer Tales of the Botanical Gothic
Strangling vines and meat-hungry flora fill this unruly garden of strange stories, selected for their significance as the seeds of the villainous (or perhaps just misunderstood) `killer plant' in fiction, film and video games.
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Tales of the Tattooed: An Anthology of Ink
The excruciating beauty, exoticism and mystery of tattoos is laid bare in this new collection of 12 stories ranging from the 1880s to 1940s.
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Promethean Horrors: Classic Tales of Mad Science
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Walking Dead Volume 32: Rest in Peace
The Commonwealth and Alexandria have joined forces but at what cost to Rick?
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Devil Aspect: `A blood-pumping, nerve-shredding thriller'
From award-winning author Craig Russell comes a psychological tale of horror and suspense.
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H.P. Lovecraft (Barnes & Noble Collectible Classics: Omnibus Edition): The Complete Fiction
In the 1920s and '30s, H P Lovecraft pioneered a new type of fiction that fused elements of supernatural horror with the concepts of visionary science fiction. Lovecraft's tales of cosmic horror revolutionised modern horror fiction. This title collects Lovecraft's fictions.
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It: film tie-in edition of Stephen King's IT
Film tie-in for the new 2017 film, which will be in theatres from September 8th.
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Bone China: The deliciously spooky Autumn read of 2019
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Frankissstein: A Love Story
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Dracula and Other Horror Classics (Barnes & Noble Collectible Classics: Omnibus Edition)
Part of Barnes & Noble's series, this title presents a classic work in an attractive genuine bonded leather edition, with gilt-edged pages and gold ribbon marker that can make an elegant addition to any home library.
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Dracula
When Jonathan Harker visits Transylvania to help Count Dracula purchase a London house, he makes horrifying discoveries in his client's castle. Soon afterwards, disturbing incidents unfold in England: a ship runs aground on the shores of Whitby, its crew vanished; and the lunatic Renfield raves about the imminent arrival of his 'master'.
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I Always Find You
A spine-tingling, boundary-crossing, mind-blowing conceptual horror novel from the bestselling author of Let the Right One In
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Shining
One of the true classics of horror fiction, THE SHINING is regarded as one of Stephen King's masterpieces.
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Walking Dead Compendium Volume 4
Just in time for the new season of The Walking Dead on AMC, the fan-favorite, New York Times-bestselling series returns with its fourth massive paperback collection.\Collects #145-192.
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It: The classic book from Stephen King with a new film tie-in cover to IT: CHAPTER 2, due for release September 2019
Film tie-in for the new 2017 film, which will be in theatres from September 8th.
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Merry Spinster: Tales of everyday horror
A collection of darkly playful stories based on classic folk and fairy tales (but with a feminist spin) that find the sinister in the familiar and the familiar in the alien. From Daniel Mallory Ortberg, author of Texts From Jane Eyre.
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Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe (Barnes & Noble Collectible Classics: Omnibus Edition)
Edgar Allan Poe is credited with having pioneered the short story, having perfected the tale of psychological horror, and having revolutionised modern poetics. The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar is part of Barnes & Noble's Leatherbound Classics. This omnibus edition collects all of Poe's fiction and poetry in a single volume.
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Haunting of Hill House
Four seekers have arrived at the rambling old pile known as Hill House: Dr Montague, an occult scholar looking for solid evidence of psychic phenomena; Theodora, his lovely assistant; Luke, the future inheritor of the estate; and Eleanor, a friendless, fragile young woman with a dark past.
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Outcast by Kirkman & Azaceta Volume 7
"Originally published in single magazine form as Outcast by Kirkman & Azaceta #37-42"--Copyright page.
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Wayward Girls: The perfect haunting read as the nights draw in . . .
When strange, unexplained occurrences in the house begin to disturb their every waking moment, the family gain even more notoriety. Then a group of strangers arrives, fascinated by the mysterious goings on, and becomes increasingly entwined with this eccentric family.
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Pet Sematary: King's #1 bestseller - soon to be a major motion picture
King's #1 bestselling, timeless classic, is among King's most iconic and beloved novels.
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Dark Ink
A nightmarishly compelling tale of secrets, power and revenge.
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Songs of a Dead Dreamer and Grimscribe
Influenced by the strange terrors of Lovecraft and Poe and by the brutal absurdity of Kafka, the author crafts his own brand of existential horror, which shocks at the deepest levels.
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Necronomicon: The Best Weird Tales of H.P. Lovecraft
The best of H.P. Lovecraft's stories in one handsome leatherbound volume, a companion to THE COMPLETE CHRONICLES OF CONAN.
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Girl at the Window: A beautiful story of love, hope and family secrets to read this summer
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Roarings from Further Out: Four Weird Novellas by Algernon Blackwood
"It is my firm opinion that...The Willows is the greatest weird tale ever written." - H.P. LovecraftFrom one of the greatest and most prolific authors of twentieth century weird fiction come four of the very best strange stories ever told.
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Silver Nails
Readers are taken through a journey in the fantasy land of Warhammer through five interwoven novellas featuring Genevieve the vampire.
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My Best Friend's Exorcism
A heartwarming story of friendship and demonic possession.
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Beasts in Velvet
A classic vampire tale set in the Old World of Warhammer Fantasy.
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Frankissstein: A Love Story
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Carrie
Stephen King's legendary debut, about a teenage outcast and the revenge she enacts on her classmates, is a Classic. CARRIE is the novel which set him on the road to the Number One bestselling author King is today.
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Collected Ghost Stories
M.R. James is probably the finest ghost-story writer England has ever produced. These tales are not only classics of their genre, but are also superb examples of beautifully-paced understatement, convincing background and chilling terror.
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Gwendy's Magic Feather: (The Button Box Series)
Set in Castle Rock, Maine, Gwendy's Magic Feather is a wonderful sequel to Gwendy's Button Box written by Richard Chizmar with a foreword by Stephen King.