Books that Haunt You

A Listmania! list by Nancy Howe (Los Angeles, California)
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The list author says: "Forget zombies and vampires. Forget aliens and government plots. This is a list of those books that don't just scare you, they haunt you. And you can't forget them."
Houdini Heart
1.  Houdini Heart by Ki Longfellow
The list author says:
  "My first because I can't shake it."
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The Haunting of Hill House (Penguin Classics)
2.  The Haunting of Hill House (Penguin Classics) by Shirley Jackson
The list author says:
  "The classic."
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Ghost Story
3.  Ghost Story by Peter Straub
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  "A big fat story that just keeps creeping you out."
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The Turn of The Screw and Other Short Novels (Signet Classics)
4.  The Turn of The Screw and Other Short Novels (Signet Classics) by Henry James
The list author says:
  "One of the first...subtle."
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The Shining
5.  The Shining by Stephen King
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  "Total possession."
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The Lurking Fear and Other Stories
6.  The Lurking Fear and Other Stories by H.P. Lovecraft
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  "Lovecraft must have been a very strange man."
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The Willows
7.  The Willows by Algernon Blackwood
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  "An oldy but a real bad scary."
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The Insanity Of Jones (Annotated Author's Edition) (Stories For Sleepless Nights)
8.  The Insanity Of Jones (Annotated Author's Edition) (Stories For Sleepless Nights) by Algernon Blackwood
The list author says:
  "Haunted by another you."
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Hell House
9.  Hell House by Richard Matheson
The list author says:
  "Houses.  Motels.  Hotels.  Can be like people.  Truly odd people."
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Who Made Stevie Crye
10.  Who Made Stevie Crye by Michael Bishop
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  "A real odd one."
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