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Old 05-29-2017   #91
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Re: My Favorite Horror Story

I have not read as much as many on here, but so far my favorites are these:

"The Willows" by Algernon Blackwood
"The Motion Demon" by Stefan Grabinski
"The Inner Room" by Robert Aickman
"The Hospice" by Robert Aickman
"The White People" by Arthur Machen
"The Colour Out of Space" by Lovecraft
"The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe
"Shiva, Open Your Eye" by Laird Barron
"Alice's Last Adventure" by Thomas Ligotti
"In a Foreign Town, In a Foreign Land" by Thomas Ligotti
The Blind Owl by Sadegh Hedayat
Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann and KerascoŽt

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Re: My Favorite Horror Story

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I have not read as much as many on here, but so far my favorites are these:

"The Willows" by Algernon Blackwood
"The Motion Demon" by Stefan Grabinski
"The Inner Room" by Robert Aickman
"The Hospice" by Robert Aickman
"The White People" by Arthur Machen
"The Colour Out of Space" by Lovecraft
"The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe
"Shiva, Open Your Eye" by Laird Barron
"Alice's Last Adventure" by Thomas Ligotti
"In a Foreign Town, In a Foreign Land" by Thomas Ligotti
The Blind Owl by Sadegh Hedayat
Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann and KerascoŽt
Nice to see a graphic novel mentioned here.

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Re: My Favorite Horror Story

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I have not read as much as many on here, but so far my favorites are these:

"The Willows" by Algernon Blackwood
"The Motion Demon" by Stefan Grabinski
"The Inner Room" by Robert Aickman
"The Hospice" by Robert Aickman
"The White People" by Arthur Machen
"The Colour Out of Space" by Lovecraft
"The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe
"Shiva, Open Your Eye" by Laird Barron
"Alice's Last Adventure" by Thomas Ligotti
"In a Foreign Town, In a Foreign Land" by Thomas Ligotti
The Blind Owl by Sadegh Hedayat
Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann and KerascoŽt
Nice to see a graphic novel mentioned here.
I agree. Anyone that doesn't track down Beautiful Darkness by Fabien Vehlmann and KerascoŽt is really cheating themselves. One of the best horror fables that I have ever read. I originally got it through the library, but I enjoyed it so much that I had to buy a copy just to have it around.
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Re: My Favorite Horror Story

So many to choose from, but these are some of my favorite horror stories:

The Colour Out of Space by H.P.Lovecraft
The Shadow over Innsmouth by H.P.Lovecraft
Cold Print by Ramsey Campbell
The Black Stone by Robert E. Howard
The Treasure of Abbot Thomas by M.R.James
Nadelman's God by T.E.D. Klein
Vastarien by Thomas Ligotti
The Repairer of Reputations by Robert Chambers
The Yellow Sign by Robert Chambers
Dread by Clive Barker
Procession of the Black Sloth by Laird Barron
Transmission by T.E. Grau
Inhabitants of Wraithswood by W.H.Pugmire
Notebook Found in a Deserted House by Robert Bloch
Spaghetti by Brian Lumley
Fruiting Bodies by Brian Lumley
The Facts in the Case of M. Valdemar by Edgar Allan Poe
The View by Robert Aickman
The Waiting Room by Robert Aickman

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