Best Books for Adults 2021

3 Books Found

Filtered by 'Horror', 'Short Stories'
  • The Dangers of Smoking in Bed: Stories

    Translated from the Spanish by Megan McDowell | A heady mix of the surreal, the supernatural, and the horrific, this story collection blurs the lines between reality and our scariest fears. Each story squeezes a world of conflicts, desires, and revelations into just a few pages.
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  • Never Have I Ever: Stories

    The horror in these stories isn't always drawn from a “supernatural other.” Instead, through Philippine folklore, they explore a world where the supernatural is an accepted element of everyday life and the horror is mined from the realities of existing.
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  • When Things Get Dark: Stories Inspired by Shirley Jackson

    This compilation of stories that make the mundane seem terrifying is chilling and uncanny, offering tropes that will be familiar to readers of Jackson’s work (witchy women, eerie suburbia) but with unique touches that could come only from these individuals authors.
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