- It by Stephen King
My Pitch To You: Quite possibly my favourite Stephen King but I haven’t every one of them so can’t confirm that. However, the character of Pennywise is the reason I couldn’t put this book down.
2. Let The Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
My Pitch To You: This original tale of a vampire that has been around longer than you think but what will happen when her supposed father finds out she has a crush.
3. The Shining by Stephen King
My Pitch To You: The atmosphere in this book is spine chilling. The Overlook Hotel is certainly a place you don’t want to be staying in.
4. The Monk by Matthew Lewis
My Pitch To You: My first journey into the world of horror when I was a teenager. If you love your gothic horror then give this one a try.
5. The Strain by Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan
My Pitch To You: This may be a little too close to home at this time but this story is epic and the imagination and wit of Guillermo del Toro shines throughout.
6. NOS4A2 by Joe Hill
My Pitch To You: Mystery and supernatural all mixed into one fantastic book. I love Joe Hill’s books.
7. Growing Things by Paul Tremblay
My Pitch To You: The Tremblay an epic horror writer that knows how to make your shoulders tense for the whole book. For all those lovers of short stories.
8. The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
My Pitch To You: After reading this book you will feel disturbed but also wanting to know more and more about the house.
9. Ghost Stories by M.R. James
My Pitch To You: Classic spooky short stories that will get you in that Halloween mood.
10. The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde
My Pitch To You: I love this story it is a harsh look at society that will make you question your vanity.
There you have it all the Halloween and horror Fiction Books you should sink your teeth into this month. Enjoy and let me know in the comments what you think or thought of these books!
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