13 Chilling Books to Read This Halloween

It's that time of year again! The leaves are changing color, the air is getting crisp, and best of all, it's time for some spooky reads. If you're looking for some hair-raising tales to get you in the Halloween spirit, look no further. Here are 13 chilling classics to get you started. 

1. "The Shining" by Stephen King

2. "Psycho" by Robert Bloch

3. "Mexican Gothic" by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

4. "The Haunting of Hill House" by Shirley Jackson

5. "NOS4A2" by Joe Hill

6. "Slasher Girls & Monster Boys" edited by April Genevieve Tucholke

7. "Frankenstein" by Mary Shelley

8. "Dracula" by Bram Stoker

9. "The Witch of Willow Hall" by Hester Fox

10. Kindred By Octavia Butler

11. "'Salem's Lot" by Stephen King

12. Beloved By Toni Morrison

13. "Something Wicked This Way Comes" by Ray Bradbury

 

Whether you're looking for a classic horror novel or something a little more modern, there's sure to be a book on this list that will send a shiver down your spine. So curl up with a cup of cider and enjoy one (or all!) of these chilling reads this Halloween season!