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Book awards: 100 Best Horror Books of All Time

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Works (100)

TitlesOrder
Frankenstein by Mary Shelley1818
The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket by Edgar Allan Poe1838
The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Tales by Edgar Allan Poe1839
Gothic Tales by Elizabeth Gaskell1851-1861
Carmilla by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu1872
Dracula by Bram Stoker1897
The Turn of the Screw by Henry James1898
The Call of Cthulhu and Other Weird Stories by H. P. Lovecraft1928
Collected Ghost Stories by M. R. James1931
At the Mountains of Madness by H. P. Lovecraft1936
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier1938
I Am Legend by Richard Matheson1954
The Bad Seed by William March1954
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson1959
Psycho by Robert Bloch1959
The Case Against Satan by Ray Russell1962
Something Wicked This Way Comes by Ray Bradbury1962
We Have Always Lived in the Castle by Shirley Jackson1962
Rosemary's Baby by Ira Levin1967
The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty1971
Hell House by Richard Matheson1971
Carrie by Stephen King1974
Interview with the Vampire by Anne Rice1976
The Shining by Stephen King1977
The Bloody Chamber by Angela Carter1979
Ghost Story by Peter Straub1979
Whispers by Dean Koontz1980
The Mask by Dean Koontz1981
The Woman in Black by Susan Hill1983
Books of Blood 1-3 by Clive Barker1984
The Wasp Factory by Iain Banks1984
City of Glass by Paul Auster1985
It by Stephen King1986
Beloved by Toni Morrison1987
The Fifth Child by Doris Lessing1988
The Silence of the Lambs by Thomas Harris1988
Carrion Comfort by Dan Simmons1989
Ring by Koji Suzuki1991
Drawing Blood by Poppy Z. Brite1993
Parasite Eve by Hideaki Sena1995
Uzumaki: 3-in-1 Deluxe Edition by Junji Ito1998
From Hell by Alan Moore1999
House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski2000
Skin Folk by Nalo Hopkinson2001
30 Days of Night by Steve Niles2002
Coraline by Neil Gaiman2002
Come Closer by Sara Gran2003
The Good House by Tananarive Due2003
Let The Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist2004
Fledgling by Octavia E. Butler2005
The Historian by Elizabeth Kostova2005
The Road by Cormac McCarthy2006
Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill2007
The Snowman by Jo Nesbø2007
Pandemonium by Daryl Gregory2008
Her Fearful Symmetry by Audrey Niffenegger2009
Last Days by Brian Evenson2009
White is for Witching by Helen Oyeyemi2009
Dark Matter by Michelle Paver2010
Feed by Mira Grant2010
Mr. Shivers by Robert Jackson Bennett2010
The Passage by Justin Cronin2010
Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake2011
The Last Werewolf by Glen Duncan2011
Those Across the River by Christopher Buehlman2011
Zone One by Colson Whitehead2011
The Croning by Laird Barron2012
The Devil in Silver by Victor LaValle2012
The Drowning Girl by Caitlín R. Kiernan2012
Fiend: A Novel by Peter Stenson2013
Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi2013
HEX by Thomas Olde Heuvelt2013
Night Film by Marisha Pessl2013
NOS4A2 by Joe Hill2013
The Six-Gun Tarot by R. S. Belcher2013
The Beauty by Aliya Whiteley2014
Bird Box by Josh Malerman2014
Broken Monsters by Lauren Beukes2014
Fever Dream by Samanta Schweblin2014
The Frangipani Hotel: Fiction by Violet Kupersmith2014
Horrorstör by Grady Hendrix2014
The Lesser Dead by Christopher Buehlman2014
Maplecroft by Cherie Priest2014
A Head Full of Ghosts by Paul Tremblay2015
Shutter by Courtney Alameda2015
Three Moments of an Explosion: Stories by China Miéville2015
The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma2015
Hammers on Bone by Cassandra Khaw2016
Lovecraft Country by Matt Ruff2016
Mongrels: A Novel by Stephen Graham Jones2016
Things We Lost in the Fire: Stories by Mariana Enriquez2016
The Changeling by Victor LaValle2017
The Grip of It by Jac Jemc2017
Her Body and Other Parties: Stories by Carmen Maria Machado2017
Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero2017
The Silent Companions by Laura Purcell2017
Winter Tide by Ruthanna Emrys2017
Dread Nation by Justina Ireland2018
The Hunger by Alma Katsu2018
Obscura by Joe Hart2018

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A list of the 100 greatest horror books of all time compiled by literary blog reedsydiscovery.

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