6 Timeless Horror Stories

October is the perfect month to indulge in a scary story. These six audiobooks are guaranteed to give you goosebumps, even if it’s your millionth time listening to the horrifying tale.

Carrie (Movie Tie-in Edition)
Author: Stephen King
Read By: Sissy Spacek

Stephen King’s legendary debut novel about a teenage outcast and the revenge she enacts on her classmates.
Listen to an excerpt Carrie (Movie Tie-in Edition)

Dracula

A popular bestseller in Victorian England, Bram Stoker’s hypnotic tale of the bloodthirsty Count Dracula, whose nocturnal atrocities are symbolic of an evil ages old yet forever new, endures as the quintessential story of suspense and horror.
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Frankenstein
Author: Mary Shelley
Read By: Jim Weiss

Victor Frankenstein learns the secret of producing life, and so, by putting together parts of various corpses, he creates the Frankenstein monster. The monster is huge and disformed, but he means no harm to anyone—until constant ill treatment drives him to murder and revenge.
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Interview with the Vampire
Author: Anne Rice
Read By: Simon Vance

We are in a small room with the vampire, face to face, as he speaks—as he pours out the hypnotic, shocking, moving, and erotically charged confessions of his first two hundred years as one of the living dead. . .
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The Shining

Jack Torrance’s new job at the Overlook Hotel is the perfect chance for a fresh start. As the off-season caretaker at the atmospheric old hotel, he’ll have plenty of time to write. But when sinister things start happening, his five-year-old son Danny is the only one to notice.
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World War Z
Author: Max Brooks
Read By: Various

The Zombie War came unthinkably close to eradicating humanity. Max Brooks, driven by the urgency of preserving the acid-etched first-hand experiences of the survivors from those apocalyptic years, traveled across the world to record survivors’ stories.
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