Staff Picks categorized 'horror'

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Gentrification Stories

If you're on the waiting list for the book, "When No One Is Watching," here is a list of some of the best recent stories featuring gentrification at their core.  
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His Hideous Heart

It’s the perfect time of year to read something creepy. Check out "His Hideous Heart," a collection of stories inspired by Edgar Allan Poe’s work.
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Hallucinatory Horror Movies

Watch these Hallucinatory Horror movies when you want something dark for your psyche to chew on. 
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Witchy Women and Haunted Places

The books on this list range in tone from Latinx folklore-derived magical realism to claustrophobic psychological terror but they all feature the uncanny, the surreal, or the supernatural in the form of buildings, women, or both. Blanca & Roja, White is for Witching, and Other Words for Smoke all feature sets of twins struggling to understand their relationship to each other while being encroached upon…
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Security

Reading Security is like reading a slasher movie, in the best way. Told from an almost-omniscient perspective - an incapacitated head of security staring into the camera feed - it follows a ruthless killer as they methodically infiltrate a state of the art hotel on its opening day, stalking and murdering its staff. Along the way, relationships, motivations, and the history of the hotel are…
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Winter Chills

Need an absorbing and creepy fiction pick to curl up with on a cold night?