Today I’m back with some monster and supernatural horror that I really want to read! There are some with monsters, some with ghosts and demons, and some with zombies. Read on!
Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake
Alright, a guy who’s job is to kill the dead. His father murdered by a ghost he sought to kill, Cas travels the country with his kitchen-witch mother and their spirit-sniffing cat. He searched for Anna Dressed in Blood, the ghost who has killed anyone who stepped into her deserted Victorian home. Yet, she spare’s Cas’s life.
The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
In Mary’s world there are simple truths. The Sisterhood always knows best. The Guardians will protect and serve. The Unconsecrated will never relent. And you must always mind the fence that surrounds the village; the fence that protects the village from the Forest of Hands and Teeth. But, slowly, Mary’s truths are failing her.
Horrorstor by Grady Hendrix, Michael Rogalski
Anyone want a pseudo IKEA haunted by something? I know I do. It’s presented as a catalogue! Something strange is happening at the Orsk furniture superstore in Cleveland, Ohio. Every morning, employees arrive to find broken Kjerring bookshelves, shattered Glans water goblets, and smashed Liripip wardrobes. Sales are down, security cameras reveal nothing, and store managers are panicking.To unravel the mystery, three employees volunteer to work a nine-hour dusk-till-dawn shift. I
Meddling Kids by Edgar Cantero
This is essentially Scooby-Doo for grown ups with real monsters. It’s 1990 and the teen detective once known as Blyton Summer Detective Club are grown up. I mean, Andy on the run, Kerri is bar-tending with a drinking problem, and Nate has been in and out of mental institutions. Nate is now at an asylum in Arhkam, his only visitor is Peter, who has been dead for years. After years they have to uncover the source of their nightmares and revisit their last case in 1977.
The Monster of Elendhaven by Jennifer Giesbrecht
The city of Elendhaven sulks on the edge of the ocean. Wracked by plague, abandoned by the South, stripped of industry, and left to die, but not everything dies so easily. A thing without a name stalks the city, shaped like a man with a dark heart and long pale fingers yearning to wrap around throats. The monsters of Eldenhaven will have their revenge on everyone who wronged the city, even if they burn the world to do it.
Feed by Mira Grant
In 2014 the world has cured cancer, beaten the common cold, but in doing so the created something new and terrible. The infection spread, the virus taking over minds and bodies with one unstoppable command: FEED.
What are you favourite horror monsters?