14 Scary Books So Terrifying, Readers Wish They Never Read Them

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Some books are so scary we only dare to read them with the lights on and our doors locked. But have you ever read a book so chilling that you wish you hadn’t read it? If you like the challenge of reading a book that might haunt you later (or for the rest of your life), you will want to take a look at what readers have to say about these scary books. The reviews range from cautionary to regretful, but all of the readers agree on one thing: These are terrifying reads! So if you’re ready to read something really scary, choose a book from the list below — and don’t say we didn’t warn you.