Horror: Another 100 Best Books

100 Works 476,569 Livros 9,197 Críticas 4.0
Horror: Another 100 Best Books features one hundred of the top names in the horror field discussing one hundred of the most spine-chilling novels ever written. Each entry includes a synopsis of mostrar mais the work as well as publication history, biographical information about the author of each title, and recommended reading and biographical notes on the contributor. Description provided by Bowker. mostrar menos
ObraEtiqueta de Ordem
The Revenger's Tragedy (1606) por Thomas Middleton
1
The Queen of Spades (1834) por Alexander Pushkin
2
A Christmas Carol (1843) por Charles Dickens
3
Jane Eyre (1960) por Charlotte Brontë
4
The Manuscript Found in Saragossa (1813) por Jan Potocki
5
New Grub Street (1891) por George Gissing
6
The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890) por Oscar Wilde
7
The War of the Worlds (1898) por H. G. Wells
8
The Hound of the Baskervilles (1902) por Arthur Conan Doyle
9
The Boats of the "Glen Carrig" (1907) por William Hope Hodgson
10
The Phantom of the Opera (1910) por Gaston Leroux
11
Fantômas (1911) por Marcel Allain
12
The Case of Charles Dexter Ward (1941) por H. P. Lovecraft
13
They Return at Evening (1995) por H. Russell Wakefield
14
Creep, Shadow! (1934) por Abraham Merritt
15
The Trail Of Fu Manchu (1934) por Sax Rohmer
16
The Devil Rides Out (1934) por Dennis Wheatley
17
The Haunted Omnibus (1937) por Alexander Laing
18
The Edge of Running Water (1945) por William Sloane
19
The Stranger (1942) por Albert Camus
20
Sleep No More (1944) por August Derleth
21
Lost Worlds, Volume 1: Zothique, Averoigne and Others (1944) por Clark Ashton Smith
22
Jumbee and Other Uncanny Tales (1944) por Henry S. Whitehead
23
Great Tales of Terror and the Supernatural (1944) por Herbert A. Wise
24
The Opener of the Way (1945) por Robert Bloch
25
Gormenghast (1950) por Mervyn Peake
26
Carnacki: The Ghost Finder (1947) por William Hope Hodgson
27
Darker Than You Think (1940) por Jack Williamson
28
Tales of Horror and the Supernatural (1948) por Arthur Machen
29
1984 (1949) por George Orwell
30
House of Flesh (1950) por Bruno Fischer
31
Fancies and Goodnights (1951) por John Collier
32
The Killer Inside Me (1952) por Jim Thompson
33
The Third Ghost Book (1955) por Cynthia Asquith
34
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1955) por Jack Finney
35
The Talented Mr. Ripley (1955) por Patricia Highsmith
36
The hunger and other stories (1958) por Charles Beaumont
37
Blind Owl (1937) por Ṣādiq Hidāyat
38
The Midwich Cuckoos (1957) por John Wyndham
39
A Scent of New-Mown Hay (1958) por John Blackburn
40
A Stir of Echoes (1958) por Richard Matheson
41
The Weirdstone of Brisingamen (1960) por Alan Garner
42
Tales of Terror por Charles Higham
43
Some of Your Blood (1961) por Theodore Sturgeon
44
We Have Always Lived in the Castle (1962) por Shirley Jackson
45
The Case Against Satan (1962) por Ray Russell
46
Something Wicked This Way Comes (1962) por Ray Bradbury
47
The Collector (1963) por John Fowles
48
Who Fears the Devil? {unspecified} (1963) por Manly Wade Wellman
49
A Wrinkle in the Skin (1965) por John Christopher
50
Rosemary's Baby (1967) por Ira Levin
51
The Playboy Book of Horror and the Supernatural (1967) por Playboy
52
Pages From Cold Point (1968) por Paul Bowles
53
Outer Dark (1968) por Cormac McCarthy
54
The Book of Skulls (1971) por Robert Silverberg
55
Harvest Home (1973) por Thomas Tryon
56
The Night Stalker (1973) por Jeff Rice
57
Blood Sport (1974) por Robert F. Jones
58
Nightshade (1975) por Derek Marlowe
59
Peace (1975) por Gene Wolfe
60
Year of the Sex Olympics: Three Television Plays (1976) por Nigel Kneale
61
Our Lady of Darkness (1977) por Fritz Leiber
62
The Cement Garden (1978) por Ian McEwan
63
Darkness Weaves (1970) por Karl Edward Wagner
64
The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories (1979) por Angela Carter
65
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Applause Musical Library) (1979) por Stephen Sondheim
66
The Collected Stories of Elizabeth Bowen (1981) por Elizabeth Bowen
67
Dark Forces (1980) por Kirby McCauley
68
Tales from the Nightside (1981) por Charles L. Grant
69
They Thirst (1981) por Robert R. McCammon
70
The Face That Must Die (1979) por Ramsey Campbell
71
The Woman in Black (1983) por Susan Hill
72
Pet Sematary (1983) por Stephen King
73
Books of Blood 1-3 (1984) por Clive Barker
74
Perfume: The Story of a Murderer (1985) por Patrick Süskind
75
Finishing Touches (1986) por Thomas Tessier
76
Strange Toys (1987) por Patricia Geary
77
The Dark Descent (1987) por David G. Hartwell
78
Misery (1987) por Stephen King
79
The Silence of the Lambs (1991) por Thomas Harris
80
Prime Evil: New Stories by the Masters of Modern Horror (1988) por Douglas E. Winter
81
By Bizarre Hands (1989) por Joe R. Lansdale
82
The Grotesque (1989) por Patrick McGrath
83
Carrion Comfort (1989) por Dan Simmons
84
From Hell (1989) por Alan Moore
85
American Psycho (1991) por Bret Easton Ellis
86
Lost Souls (1992) por Poppy Z. Brite
87
The Course of the Heart (1992) por M. John Harrison
88
Flicker (1991) por Theodore Roszak
89
X, Y (1993) por Michael Blumlein
90
Skin (1993) por Kathe Koja
91
Throat Sprockets (Cutting Edge) (1994) por Tim Lucas
92
The Off Season (1995) por Jack Cady
93
The Nightmare Factory (1996) por Thomas Ligotti
94
A Sight for Sore Eyes (2000) por Ruth Rendell
95
Reprisal (1999) por Mitchell Smith
96
A Haunting Beauty: Stories of the Macabre (2000) por Charles Birkin
97
House of Leaves (2000) por Mark Z. Danielewski
98
Feesters in the Lake & Other Stories (2002) por Bob Leman
99
More Tomorrow & Other Stories (2003) por Michael Marshall Smith
100

Descrições

Horror: Another 100 Best Books features one hundred of the top names in the horror field discussing one hundred of the most spine-chilling novels ever written. Each entry includes a synopsis of the work as well as publication history, biographical information about the author of each title, and recommended reading and biographical notes on the contributor. Description provided by Bowker.

(English, Award granter)
URL: https://www.librarything.com/work/1547909/descriptions

Is a follow-up to: Horror: 100 Best Books

(English, Anúncio técnico/de desambiguação)
URL: https://www.librarything.com/award/306/

Etiquetas

1001(1,069) 1001 books(1,225) 19th century(2,906) 20th century(2,282) American literature(857) British(2,127) British literature(2,275) Christmas(1,976) classic(9,360) classic literature(1,123) classics(9,804) crime(1,796) dystopia(3,516) dystopian(933) ebook(1,874) England(2,185) English(1,405) English literature(2,328) existentialism(1,359) fantasy(4,473) favorites(1,309) fiction(39,921) France(1,096) French(1,486) French literature(1,285) goodreads(1,118) gothic(2,572) historical fiction(1,161) horror(13,347) Kindle(1,419) literature(6,067) murder(1,362) mystery(3,709) novel(6,661) own(1,858) owned(1,081) paperback(1,166) philosophy(1,176) politics(934) read(5,629) Roman(1,201) romance(2,116) science fiction(8,960) sf(1,103) short stories(1,648) suspense(1,092) thriller(2,325) to-read(19,279) unread(1,718) Victorian(1,441)

Principais Membros

BenTucker (71 obras), bookstopshere (58), ToreKes (51), macabrelibrarian (45), bernardpkeegan (44), Kaethe (44), marxones (44), tredegartrafalgar (44), unapersson (44), 666777 (43), Charrlygirl (42), mick745 (42), SomeGuyInVirginia (40), drokk (39), mysticskeptic (39), rtttt01 (39), vicwong (39), cactusword (38), Coach_of_Alva (38), thefirstdark (38), tootstorm (38), carlahaunted (37), shearrob (36), flying_monkeys (35), Gumbywan (35), jcm790 (35), jluis1984 (35), jotoyo (34), mr._sammy (34), Rtrace (34), semdetenebre (34), strangefate (34), Themis-Athena (34), absurdeist (33), clairefun (33), jmdunc54 (33), murfman (33), naokoken (33), parasolofdoom (33), aabdelrahmanm (32), aimg (32), brainee (32), datrappert (32), erohwedd (32), irkthepurist (32), EmScape (31), ericandsue (31), fjvidiella (31), housefulofpaper (31), jseger9000 (31), Lepophagus (31), Miss_Nekowitch (31), NightMarily (31), TerryWeyna (31), texvelis (31), TigerBeast79 (31), battlinjack (30), bertilak (30), Clair.dLune (30), Crypto-Willobie (30), Eggpants (30), ethorwitz (30), PaulCranswick (30), SFF1928-1973 (30), agmlll (29), AlainCipit (29), cadolph (29), dpeace (29), graffiti.living (29), gsm235 (29), IntrovertedFaerie13 (29), jgallatin (29), Joe_Beck (29), MayorWhitebelly (29), mediterraneobcn (29), sandrikoti (29), SESchend (29), tristes_ennui (29), alo1224 (28), ashleytylerjohn (28), bibliopolitan (28), chilperic (28), Dureo (28), GrettelTBR (28), kamintra (28), Keelz09 (28), KimSalyers (28), mbvinstrup (28), mffowler (28), mimal (28), mvuijlst (28), oakes (28), phoebekw (28), thatguyzero (28), thingly (28), boookywooky (27), Cassabass (27), Chica3000 (27), Evans-Light (27), ForwardEarth (27), grammarchick (27), Harry_Vincent (27), hegadornr (27), homeless (27), LSPopovich (27), PhileasHannay (27), sarahb6 (27), SleepySheep (27), smichaelwilson (27), SoschaF (27), sprainedbrain (27), Sterling4589 (27), uscer (27), VenRandle (27), alareth1976 (26), ashamel (26), Ashlad (26), cait815 (26), carlypancakes (26), cattermune (26), cctesttc1 (26), ChrisoftheLibrary (26), Councillor3004 (26), JaredMcLaine (26), KarenMizzi (26), Korrick (26), Larou (26), Leischen (26), Markober (26), masland (26), Natt90 (26), rickklaw (26), Serrana (26), silversurfer (26), steevohenderson (26), suicidebybooks (26), Teresa40 (26), TheTwoDs (26), WestBranch (26), amanda4242 (25), andywolverton (25), arnzen (25), bercilak (25), BethanyLynnFox (25), Bookmarque (25), BrigidsBlest (25), buffygurl (25), Catchlightning (25), cosmicdolphin (25), e-zReader (25), emleemay (25), iluvvideo (25), jen.s (25), luckygirl1221 (25), LWhite54 (25), Murphyslawyer (25), narbgr01 (25), O_Hozomeen (25), Pezski (25), polkadotshark (25), ScarletBella (25), steelprimate (25), adamconnell (24), cns1000 (24), efeltonf (24), hauffmann (24), hazzabamboo (24), jfclark (24), JZTamer (24), LadyDita (24), LolaWalser (24), lorirorke (24), weber93 (24), wm3395 (24)