Interesting round up of horror books here.

POTL: All Things Books, Reading and Publishing


Welcome to this week’s edition of Friday Book Round Up! We just read and reviewed a fantastic collection of macabre short stories by B. P. Smythe and I started thinking about macabre stories I have read. Some are creepy while others are downright terrifying. You be the judge.  Here’s my top five:

1-Tales of the Macabre by Edgar Poe (Author), Benjamin Lacombe (Illustrator)

A unique luxury edition of some of Edgar Allan Poe’s famous short stories, Tales of the Macabre takes the reader into the heart of a dozen stories, including The Fall of The House of Usher, Berenice, and The Black Cat…all beautifully illustrated by Benjamin Lacombe. Includes Charles Baudelaire’s essay on Poe’s life and works.

2-The Best of H. P. Lovecraft: Bloodcurdling Tales of Horror and the Macabre by H. P. Lovecraft

Howard Phillips “H. P.” Lovecraft (1890-1937) was an American author of horror, fantasy and…

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