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Horror Novel: A Selection of Books about Horror Fiction


The Standish Library has a strong collection of books about vampires in literature. and popular culture.

Horror Fiction: Books

Horror fiction is a broad term with many genres and subcategories that fall under its umbrella.  It includes supernatural suspense, vampire and zombie novels, ghost stories, and other thing that go bump into the night.  Horror fiction often includes elements of science fiction and detective fiction.  The titles on this page are just a small selection of critical studies and histories of horror fiction in the Standish Library's collection. Enjoy! 

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