The holidays are upon us, and when we aren't involved in Black Friday sales and festivities, many of us will want to curl up with a good book. The same is equally true for horror buffs, and the genre has never been hotter at the box office. What's more, Bookstr reported that the trend has also translated into higher book sales.
In fact, horror is now one of the five most profitable book genres in the United States. This means that the number of horror book releases is also steadily increasing, which can make it more difficult for readers to find the best and newest scares.
To help out, here is a count down of the eight best horror books of 2018. From well-known powerhouse authors such as Stephen King to newcomers and hidden gems, these books are virtually certain to make you leave the lights on at night.