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Best Creepy Books Reviewed & Ranked

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1. Calla’s Story (Creepy Hollow Books 4, 5 & 6) (Creepy Hollow Collection) (2019)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedThe magic, mystery & adventure continue, ten years later … Calla Larkenwood wants nothing more than to be a guardian, but her overprotective mother has never allowed it. Battling fae creatures is too dangerous a job for a teenage girl, and there’s that special magical ability she needs to keep hidden from the Guild. How can she do that if she’s working right under their nose?When circumstances change and Calla finally gets to follow her dream, she discovers guardian trainee life isn’t all she hoped it would be. Her classmates are distant, her mentor hates…
Author(s): Rachel Morgan

2. Emerson’s Story (Creepy Hollow Books 7, 8 & 9) (Creepy Hollow Collection) (2019)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedNearly eighteen years after the events of A Faerie’s Curse, a thrilling new adventure begins … Because that’s the only explanation for why she occasionally sees things that aren’t there, right? But one night, an impossible power erupts from her, and Em realizes the truth is crazier than she ever thought: she isn’t losing her mind; she’s magical.Thrown into an entirely new world of faeries, enchantments, and the annoying guy from down the road—who, it turns out, isn’t human either—Em barely has time to learn even the most basic of magic before another startling…
Author(s): Rachel Morgan

3. Utopia Is Creepy: And Other Provocations (2017)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedA freewheeling, sharp-shooting indictment of a tech-besotted culture.With razor wit, Nicholas Carr cuts through Silicon Valley’s unsettlingly cheery vision of the technological future to ask a hard question: Have we been seduced by a lie? Gathering a decade’s worth of posts from his blog, Rough Type, as well as his seminal essays, Utopia Is Creepy is “Carr’s best hits for those who missed the last decade of his stream of thoughtful commentary about our love affair with technology and its effect on our relationships” (Richard Cytowic, New…
Author(s): Nicholas Carr

4. Violet’s Story (Creepy Hollow Books 1, 2 & 3) (Creepy Hollow Collection) (2019)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedShe’s fae. He’s human. He should never have followed her into the magic realm… Violet has one job: protect humans from dangerous magical creatures. It’s a job she’s good at—until the cute human guy whose life she just saved follows her into the fae world.Now she’s broken faerie law, risking her future at the Guild of Guardians. She needs to get Nate home and make him forget everything he’s discovered.If only someone wasn’t intent on hunting him down.Vi and Nate are pulled into the darker side of the fae world, where deadly magic and long-forgotten…
Author(s): Rachel Morgan

5. Ten Creepy Monsters (2017)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedTen creepy monsters met ’neath a gnarled pine. One blew away, And then there were nine. And so the countdown begins . . . A mummy, a witch, a ghost, a werewolf, a vampire, and others all gather, but one by one their crowd diminishes. At last there is only one creepy monster left. But what kind of monster is it? Squeals of laughter are sure to accompany the reading of this book from bestselling illustrator Carey Armstrong-Ellis, as ten creepy monsters set out for fun. "Armstrong-Ellis injects just the right amount of humor into her portrayals of…
Author(s): Carey F. Armstrong-Ellis

6. Creepy Comics Volume 4 (2015)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedCreepy Comics enters its second half-century of horrifying readers! This villainous volume contains some of the spookiest stories yet, including Uncle Creepy’s 50th anniversary spectacular! Don’t miss malicious missives from Fred Van Lente, Ray Fawkes, Alex de Campi, Richard P. Clark, Matthew Southworth, Tom Coker, Ted Naifeh, and many more! It’s a heap of creep! #2,402,761 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #3037 in Historical & Biographical Fiction Graphic Novels #4109 in Dark Horse Comics & Graphic Novels #5739 in Horror Graphic Novels (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this…
Author(s): Various

7. Creepy Crawly Calypso PB w CDEX (Singalongs) (2012)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedJump and jive from one to ten with a boisterous band of insects in this playful counting rhyme. The book includes fascinating facts about the insects and their instruments, as well as a simple music score. #467,847 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #864 in Children’s Bug & Spider Books (Books) #909 in Children’s Performing Arts Fiction #647 in Children’s Counting Books Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Tony Langham, Debbie Harter

8. Let’s get Creepy: Halloween journal , composition notebook , spooky journal , Halloween gifts (2019)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & Rankedthis Halloween show off your spooky journal with this Halloween themed Notebook, this book contains an October planner to plan for a Great Halloween Party a challenging Halloween word search and maze puzzle to set up your mood for the spooky season, the perfect gift for Halloween Humor enthusiasts. #3,018,073 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #3830 in Children’s Halloween Books (Books) Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Adilos Creations

9. Creepy Susie: And 13 Other Tragic Tales for Troubled Children (2004)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedCreepy Susie. Mary Had a Little Chainsaw. Milo’s Disorder. Rosie’s Crazy Mother. The Siamese Quadruplets. Emily Amputee. Your mother never told you these stories.She didn’t want to scare you.But Angus Oblong is not your mother.If Edgar Allan Poe and David Lynch wrote a book, it might be as warped, wicked, and perversely funny as this treasury of twisted tales from childhood’s Twilight Zone. So don’t be alarmed if you find yourself screaming . . . with laughter . . . until the day you die. Which may be very soon . . . #591,991 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #208 in Limericks &…
Author(s): Angus Oblong

10. Draw 50 Creepy Crawlies: The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Bugs, Slugs, Spiders, Scorpions, Butterflies, and Many More… (2013)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedDraw 50 Creepy Crawlies teaches aspiring artists how to draw with ease by following simple, step-by-step instructions. Celebrated author Lee J. Ames shows you how to draw a swarm of flying and crawling creatures. Here, you’ll find dozens of insects and spiders, such as the housefly, firefly, black widow, ladybug, caterpillar, butterfly, and others. There are even snails, fleas, and centipedes! Ames’s illustration style and renowned drawing method has made him a leader in the step-by-step drawing manual, and the 31 books in his Draw 50 series have…
Author(s): Lee J. Ames, Ray Burns

11. Animal Zombies!: And Other Bloodsucking Beasts, Creepy Creatures, and Real-Life Monsters (2018)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedDo monsters really exist? Find out for yourself in this fun-filled book, featuring some real-life wonders of nature: zombifying parasites, bloodsucking vampires, aliens, sea beasts, ghosts, and more. Discover more than 50 creatures with unusual talents, find out what makes each animal tick, and whether they are truly “monsters” after all. Features include eye-popping photography, spine-tingling scientific info, the most up-to-date research, and fun facts for extra knowledge. You’ll also meet the “Mad Scientist” experts who study these creatures, explore the creepy origins of their mythical counterparts, and learn how…
Author(s): Chana Stiefel

12. Charles Manson’s Creepy Crawl: The Many Lives of America’s Most Infamous Family (2019)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & Ranked“Creepy crawling” was the Manson Family’s practice of secretly entering someone’s home, and without harming anyone, leaving only a trace of evidence that they had been there, some reminder that the sanctity of the private home had been breached.Now, author Jeffrey Melnick reveals just how much the Family creepy crawled their way through Los Angeles in the sixties and then on through American social, political, and cultural life for fifty years, firmly lodging themselves in our minds. Even now, it is almost impossible to discuss the sixties, teenage runaways,…
Author(s): Jeffrey Melnick

13. Small Horrors: A Collection of Fifty Creepy Stories (2016)

Best Creepy Books Reviewed & RankedSomething mimics human voices as it lures you into the woods.One of the morgue’s corpses is missing.Your friend wants to meet late at night, but they’re not acting like themselves.Immerse yourself in the macabre, the gothic, and the chilling with this collection of fifty short stories. #396,843 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #106 in British & Irish Horror #704 in Horror Anthologies (Books) #1422 in Ghost Thrillers Would you like to ?If you are a seller for this product, would you like to ?…
Author(s): Darcy Coates

“Seriously creepy. I know I’ve put it on a list before but it’s the book I recommend to everyone. A guy becomes obsessed with and stalks a girl he meets. It’s written in his perspective — I And because books require you to imagine all of the action taking place, your mind can come up with horrific images that special-effects directors can only dream of. It also features a wonderfully spooky atmosphere. Feldman shares 10 of her favorite creepy books. My favorite stories have always been scary ones: ghost stories, horror movies, gothic novels. For Books shelved as creepy: Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs, Coraline by Neil Gaiman, The Shining by Stephen King, Gone Girl by

We highly recommend you to buy all paper or e-books in a legal way, for example, on Amazon. But sometimes it might be a need to dig deeper beyond the shiny book cover. Before making a purchase, you can visit resources like Genesis and download some creepy books mentioned below at your own risk. Once again, we do not host any illegal or copyrighted files, but simply give our visitors a choice and hope they will make a wise decision.

Charles Manson’s Creepy Crawl: The Many Lives of America’s Most Infamous Family

Author(s): Jeffrey Melnick
Publisher: Simon and Schuster, Year: 23 July 2019, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2392519

Creepy Crawling: Charles Manson and the Many Lives of America’s Most Infamous Family

Author(s): Jeffrey Melnick
Publisher: Arcade Publishing, Year: 2018, Size: 10 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2241444

Outdated Advertising: Sexist, Racist, Creepy, and Just Plain Tasteless Ads from a Pre-PC Era

Author(s): Michael Lewis, Stephen Spignesi, Jr. Ben B. Judd
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Year: 2017, Size: 185 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2338251

Super bug encyclopedia : the biggest fastest, deadliest creepy-crawlies on the planet

Author(s): Woodward, John
Publisher: DK Children;DK Publishing, Year: 2016, Size: 76 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2089928

Frightlopedia: An Encyclopedia of Everything Scary, Creepy, and Spine-Chilling, from Arachnids to Zombies

Author(s): Julie Winterbottom, Rachel Bozek, Stefano Tambellini (illustrator)
Publisher: Workman Publishing, Year: 2016, Size: 28 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 2333000

Draw 50 Creepy Crawlies: The Step-by-Step Way to Draw Bugs, Slugs, Spiders, Scorpions, Butterflies, and Many More...

Author(s): Lee J. Ames, Ray Burns
Publisher: Watson-Guptill, Year: 2013, Size: 31 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 1050961

Super-Scary Mochimochi 20+ Cute and Creepy Creatures to Knit

Author(s): Anna Hrachovec
Publisher: Potter Craft, Year: 2012, Size: 9 Mb, Download: pdf
ID: 1550128

Super-Scary Mochimochi: 20+ Cute and Creepy Creatures to Knit

Author(s): Anna Hrachovec
Publisher: Potter Craft, Year: 2012, Size: 26 Mb, Download: epub
ID: 2332158

Please note that this booklist is not absolute. Some books are truly best-sellers according to USA Today, others are written by unknown authors. On top of that, you can always find additional tutorials and courses on Coursera, Udemy or edX, for example. Are there any other relevant books you could recommend? Drop a comment if you have any feedback on the list.

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