Are you ready for All Hallow’s Read?
If you don’t know which scary book to give, here are some of Neil Gaiman’s recommendations for teen and adult readers!
- Bag of Bones, Carrie, It, Night Shift, Salem’s Lot, The Shining or The Stand by Stephen King.
- The Magic Cottage by James Herbert.
- Ghost Story, Floating Dragon, Shadowland or Mr. X by Peter Straub.
- The Haunting of Hill House or The Lottery and Other Stories by Shirley Jackson.
- The Damnation Game or Books of Blood by Cliver Barker.
- Incarnate or Alone with the Horrors by Ramsey Campbell.
- Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill.
- Voice of Our Shadow by Jonathan Carroll.
- The Woman in Black by Susan Hill.
- The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty.
- House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski.
- The Turn of the Screw by Henry James.
- Any short story collection by Arthur Machen, M. R. James, H. P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allan Poe or Robert Aickman.
Tell us your All Hallow’s Read scary book choices!