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Fictional horror books are usually for the reader who wants to be frightened and have their imaginations expanded through fear of the unknown and unexpected. The strongest kind of fear is fear of the unknown. Horror authors often employ topics and ideas that the everyday person would be apprehensive of addressing.
Good horror books are a genre of literature designed with a villain or menace, either real or imagined, that is threatening to the characters whether physically, emotionally, psychologically, lawfully, etc.
Most of the story line of the typical scary stories book occurs at night or in darkness. Horror novels are best when in combination with another literary genre or sub-genre; such as psychological fiction, fantasy fiction, science fiction, crime fiction, mystery, and so on. In fact, many fairy tales are often horror stories at their core.