When was the last time you were truly scared? We’re talking: ‘I’m going to double check I’ve locked the doors and windows’ scared. Here are some books that’ll have you checking under the bed, hiding under the covers and sleeping with the light on.
The original vampire story - Dracula is still guaranteed to horrify
An enigmatic countess with a wicked past, a terrible crime, a shadowy Venetian palazzo and a grisly apparition demanding vengeance - all the ingredients for a vintage Gothic horror tale.
Mary Shelley's masterpiece of gothic horror, now in a beautiful new hardcover edition.
Susan Hill's original ghost story will induce tears of fear. Beware of reading alone at night.