For the Halloween season we’ve compiled a list of the top 10 scariest RDSP books. Each provides a different kind of horrible thrill so here’s a handy guide to what type of spooky thrill you can expect.

  • Cursed by Jeremy C. Shipp – Psychological creepiness at its finest: “The harder you struggle, the more you suffer.” buy on Kindle
  • Devil Entendre by John Edward Lawson –  Just-released ebook of dreadful and mind-bending stories: “A Petri dish in which the dark moments of our lives are allowed to evolve unencumbered.” buy on Kindle
  • Embrace the Hideous Immaculate by Chad Hensley – An excursion through nightmarish landscapes, vast alien terrains and shallow earthly trenches. buy on Kindle
  • Grave Markings by Michael Arnzen – Bram Stoker & Horror Guild Award winner that once read cannot be unread, tattooed terror! pre-order on Kindle
  • Hysteria by Stephanie Wytovich – Madness inspired poetry, some of it composed in derelict mental institutions. Read at your own risk. buy on Kindle
  • Isabel Burning by Donna Lynch – Body horror with a Lovecraftian twist, darkly terrifying. buy on Kindle
  • Mr. Wicker by Maria Alexander – For those who like their paranormal tales served up with a healthy dose of mystery. buy on Kindle
  • Sick: An Anthology of Illness – These sick stories are horrendous, hilarious & stupefying dissections of creative minds on the scalpel’s edge. buy on Kindle
  • Soft Apocalypses by Lucy Snyder – A vista of ethical armageddons, “Lucy Snyder attacks the page with the raw, manic intensity of an early Sam Raimi.”—Seanan McGuire buy on Kindle
  • Wraiths of the Broken Land by S. Craig Zahler – A brutal Western with the most horrifying gun battle you’ll ever read, combines elements of Horror, Noir and Asian ultra-violence. buy on Kindle

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