NPR Reader Poll: 100 Best Horror Novels and Stories

Description
Source of list: https://www.npr.org/2018/08/16/632779706/click-if-you-dare-100-favorite-horror-stories
1
42,132 members
706 reviews
3.8
2
22,957 members
452 reviews
4.1
4
34,720 members
599 reviews
4
10 Members
hipdeep, raidergirl3, DeltaQueen50, sturlington, andomck, Kristelh, Crazymamie, TeriAndersonNeedham, ManWithAnAgenda, BenTucker,ahef1963
Explanations
ahef1963 : Could not finish it - only managed to read a couple of chapters before boredom set in.
5
41,886 members
1,130 reviews
4.1
6
20,520 members
602 reviews
4.2
7
1,144 members
40 reviews
4
8
49,271 members
743 reviews
½ 3.7
9
3,167 members
145 reviews
4.1
10
22,605 members
403 reviews
3.9
11
4,555 members
138 reviews
3.8
12
696 members
10 reviews
3.9
13
19,963 members
688 reviews
4
14
324 members
17 reviews
3.8
15
1,455 members
13 reviews
4.2
6 Members
hipdeep, DeltaQueen50, sturlington, Kristelh, ahef1963, TeriAndersonNeedham
Explanations
sturlington: The entire trilogy was on the list as one entry.
16
8,027 members
246 reviews
½ 3.4
17
858 members
29 reviews
4.1
18
885 members
65 reviews
½ 3.7
19
1,349 members
33 reviews
3.9
20
5,024 members
123 reviews
3.9
21
4,833 members
189 reviews
4
22
1,204 members
49 reviews
½ 3.6
23
1,989 members
35 reviews
½ 4.7
5 Members
hipdeep, DeltaQueen50, sturlington, ahef1963, ManWithAnAgenda
Explanations
sturlington: The entire series was on the list as one entry.
24
3,591 members
195 reviews
½ 3.4
25
5,468 members
150 reviews
4
26
15,385 members
711 reviews
4
27
1,146 members
45 reviews
3.8
28
5,440 members
150 reviews
3.9
29
3,368 members
119 reviews
4.1
30
99 members
10 reviews
3.8
31
5,249 members
398 reviews
4
32
2,455 members
75 reviews
3.9
33
251 members
8 reviews
½ 3.3
34
844 members
19 reviews
3.8
35
1,628 members
21 reviews
½ 3.7
36
4,675 members
204 reviews
4
37
792 members
47 reviews
3.9
38
671 members
30 reviews
4.2
39
660 members
75 reviews
½ 3.6
40
2,791 members
130 reviews
½ 3.7
41
4,021 members
86 reviews
3.9
42
851 members
34 reviews
3.9
43
1,033 members
51 reviews
½ 3.6
44
2,563 members
120 reviews
3.8
45
908 members
48 reviews
½ 3.7
46
479 members
12 reviews
3.9
47
120 members
5 reviews
3.8
48
5,653 members
263 reviews
4
49
2,132 members
143 reviews
½ 3.7
50
3,478 members
54 reviews
4
51
1,850 members
154 reviews
4
52
4,602 members
65 reviews
3.8
53
22 members
3.8
Member
hipdeep
54
12 members
55
2,979 members
55 reviews
½ 3.5
56
445 members
28 reviews
4.1
57
15,457 members
373 reviews
4.1
58
561 members
28 reviews
½ 3.6
59
3,503 members
140 reviews
3.8
Member
Kristelh
60
3,201 members
253 reviews
3.8
61
341 members
9 reviews
½ 3.6
62
1,528 members
82 reviews
3.9
63
3,578 members
176 reviews
3.8
64
600 members
34 reviews
½ 3.7
65
151 members
14 reviews
3.9
66
835 members
37 reviews
½ 3.5
67
34 members
4.1
68
735 members
14 reviews
4.1
69
617 members
28 reviews
½ 3.7
70
2,434 members
32 reviews
4.1
71
542 members
30 reviews
4.1
72
333 members
1 review
3.9
Member
sturlington
Explanations
sturlington: Just the title story.
73
19 members
4.1
74
1,816 members
43 reviews
½ 3.7
75
1,484 members
37 reviews
½ 4.3
76
1,224 members
21 reviews
½ 3.3
77
1,165 members
33 reviews
2.8
78
884 members
120 reviews
4
79
812 members
21 reviews
½ 4.3
80
762 members
45 reviews
3.8
81
556 members
30 reviews
3.9
82
499 members
16 reviews
3.9
83
459 members
43 reviews
3.9
84
375 members
33 reviews
½ 3.5
85
86
289 members
10 reviews
½ 3.7
87
279 members
21 reviews
3.9
88
154 members
10 reviews
4.1
89
108 members
9 reviews
3.8
90
88 members
2 reviews
½ 4.3
91
21 members
1 review
4
92
16 members
1 review
4
93
1 member
96
4,123 members
303 reviews
4
97
1,694 members
137 reviews
½ 3.6
98
1,182 members
51 reviews
½ 3.4
99
1,535 members
79 reviews
4
100
3,353 members
278 reviews
3.8