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Frankenstein

by:Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1797-1851

A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator.

Editions:2641  Date:1753 - 2022  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Science fiction, Science fiction

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Dracula

by:Stoker, Bram

After discovering the double identity of the wealthy Transylvanian nobleman, Count Dracula, a small group of people vow to rid the world of the evil vampire.

Editions:2341  Date:1800 - 2022  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction

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Strange case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

by:Stevenson, Robert Louis, 1850-1894

A kind and well-respected doctor can turn himself into a murderous madman by taking a secret drug he's created.

Editions:2006  Date:1457 - 2099  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Psychological fiction, Psychological fiction

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The phantom of the opera

by:Leroux, Gaston, 1868-1927

A viscount seeks to unravel the mystery of the Paris Opera House and rescue the woman he loves from the threat of the phantom of the opera.

Editions:494  Date:1900 - 2021  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Musical fiction, Mystery fiction

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The castle of Otranto

by:Walpole, Horace

On the day of his wedding, Conrad, heir to the house of Otranto, is killed under mysterious circumstances. His calculating father, Manfred, fears that his dynasty will now come to an end and determines to marry his son's bride himself--despite the fact he is already married. But a series of terrifying supernatural omens soon threaten this unlawful union, as the curse placed on Manfred's ancestor, who usurped the lawful Prince of Otranto, begins to unfold.

Editions:745  Date:1069 - 2021  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction, Gothic fiction, Horror fiction

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The legend of Sleepy Hollow

by:Irving, Washington, 1783-1859

A superstitious schoolmaster, in love with a wealthy farmer's daughter, has a terrifying encounter with a headless horseman.

Editions:408  Date:1819 - 2021  Type:Juvenile  Genre(s):Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Ghost stories, Juvenile works, Horror fiction

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The monk : a romance

by:Lewis, M. G. (Matthew Gregory), 1775-1818

Prepare to be shocked. This novel, written in 1796, is a gothic festival of sex, magic and ghastly, ghostly violence rarely seen in literature. The Monk is remarkably modern in style and tells a breathless tale of temptation, imprisonment and betrayal. Matthew Lewis recounts the downfall of Ambrosio, the holier than thou monk seduced within the walls of a Madrid abbey until he heads for the utter corruption of the soul.

Editions:629  Date:1794 - 2021  Genre(s):Gothic fiction, Horror fiction, Romance fiction, Love stories, Romance fiction

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Eclipse

by:Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-

Bella must choose between her friendship with Jacob and her relationship with Edward, both vampires, but when Seattle is ravaged by a mysterious string of killings, the three of them need to decide whether their personal lives are more important than the well-being of an entire city.

Editions:314  Date:2006 - 2022  Type:Young adult  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Young adult works, Mystery fiction

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It

by:King, Stephen 1947-

They were seven teenagers when they first stumbled upon the horror. Now they were grown-up men and women who had gone out into the big world to gain success and happiness. But none of them could withstand the force that drew them back to Derry, Maine to face the nightmare without an end, and the evil without a name.

Editions:357  Date:1975 - 2021  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror tales

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The shining

by:King, Stephen, 1947-

What of the penetrating cold terror of an old hotel, a haunted place of seductive evil with a malevolent will of its own--and a five-year-old boy of innocent beauty whose mind mirrors the nightmarish secrets of its past?

Editions:490  Date:1973 - 2020  Genre(s):Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Horror fiction, Occult fiction, Paranormal fiction

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