Great Horror books

Are you in the market for a great horror novel?  Here are some of the best titles published in 2011:

The ridge / Michael Koryta

The ridge / Michael Koryta

A local Kentucky reporter must convince people that an age-old local legend has come to life after he receives a suicide note from the builder of a homemade lighthouse in the middle of the woods.

The last werewolf / Glen Duncan

The last werewolf / Glen Duncan

Rendered the last of his kind after a colleague's death, 200-year-old werewolf Jake struggles with depression and contemplates suicide until powerful forces that have personal agendas and the power to keep him alive take over his life.

The night strangers : a novel / Chris Bohjalian

The night strangers : a novel / Chris Bohjalian

After he crashes his plane into Lake Champlain, killing most of the passengers, Chip Linton moves into a new home with his wife and twin daughters and soon finds himself being haunted by the dead passengers, all while his wife wonders why the strange herbalist denizens of the town have taken such an interest in her daughters.

The white devil : a novel / Justin Evans

The white devil : a novel / Justin Evans

When 17-year-old Andrew Taylor is sent to the 400-year-old Harrow School, a British institution for privileged adolescents, he is soon cast as an outsider and, spurned by nearly all of his peers, becomes immersed in a 200-year-old literary mystery when he finds a friend in the school's poet-in-residence.

 

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