16 Haunted House Novels That Will Keep You Up All NightIt was a finalist for the National Book Award upon its publication in , and as recently as this summer, three writers named it as the scariest book of fiction they have ever read in an article for the Times. In preparation for the premiere, here are 13 chilling novels centered around haunted houses. Read our review. A roomful of flies was found in midwinter, cloven hoofprints were discovered in the snow. Green slime oozed on the walls. Though our reviewer, Jack Sullivan, took issue with some aspects of Mr.
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The Apartment , by S. On a whim, they decide to use an apartment-swap website to spend a week, just the two of them, in Paris. Bliss House , by Laura Benedict. After the explosion at her St. Louis home—leaving her husband dead and her year-old daughter, Ariel, disfigured—Rainey Adams wants a fresh start.
When it comes to haunted house books we have plenty of scares to fill our Sarah Waters is perhaps best known for her historical novels.
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Ash is tasked with spending three nights in Edbrook House and, while there, is subject to some terrifying games. The Harrowing is a fairly recent addition to the horror world. It was the debut release in for the Alexandra Sokoloff who had previously made her mark in screenwriting. With its unique premise book follows the lives of five college students with troubled home lives who elect to remain at school during their Thanksgiving break. Like all teenagers in horror stories, they decide to take a crack at a Ouija board and, as a result, learn that they are not alone. Coldheart Canyon has a fairly in depth premise setting up for some incredibly unsettling narrative.