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VOTE 2018's Scariest Horror Books  

Tim Jenkins
195 votes 64 voters

List Rules Vote up your favorites. Add new horror books that came out in 2018.

Editor's Note: Voting has been closed.

What's the scariest horror book of 2018? Vote for your favorites! Initial list taken from various other best of 2018 lists.

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The Cabin at the End of the Wo... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Cabin at the End of the World by Paul Tremblay

2
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The Haunting of Cabin Green by... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Haunting of Cabin Green by April A. Taylor

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The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Chalk Man by C.J. Tudor

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The Hunger by Alma Katsu is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Hunger by Alma Katsu

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The Nightmare Room by Chris So... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Nightmare Room by Chris Sorensen

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The Death of Mrs. Westaway by ... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Death of Mrs. Westaway by Ruth Ware

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The Broken Girls by Simone St.... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Broken Girls by Simone St. James

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The Outsider by Stephen King is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Outsider by Stephen King

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We Sold Our Souls by Grady Hen... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
We Sold Our Souls by Grady Hendrix

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Dracul by Dacre Stoker & J.D. ... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Dracul by Dacre Stoker & J.D. Barker

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The Woman in the Woods by John... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Woman in the Woods by John Connolly

12
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Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahm... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Frankenstein in Baghdad by Ahmed Saadawi

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The Last Time I Lied by Riley ... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Last Time I Lied by Riley Sager

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Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage

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3 1
The Atrocities by Jeremy C. Sh... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
The Atrocities by Jeremy C. Shipp

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Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Unbury Carol by Josh Malerman

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Apart in the Dark by Ania Ahlb... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Apart in the Dark by Ania Ahlborn

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Dread Nation by Justina Irelan... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Dread Nation by Justina Ireland

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Sawkill Girls by Claire Legran... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand

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Craven Manor by Darcy Coates is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list 2018's Scariest Horror Books
Craven Manor by Darcy Coates