Skip to Main Content

Genres 101: Horror

Horror 101

Interested in reading Horror novels but don't know where the begin? Look below for some suggestions on beginning your journey into the Horror genre.

The Horror genre is all about scares. Whether they come from creeping ghouls, murderers, or ghosts, horror novels present terrifying situations where characters and the reader are forced to contend with things way outside of their comfort zones. Characters are usually ordinary people who get put through some seriously disturbing situations.

Don't be afraid to read across age groups if something seems interesting to you.

Link to NoveList plus database



Link to How to find books in the library resource guide

Link to Genres 101 resource guide home page