H. P. Lovecraft

H. P. Lovecraft

Howard Phillips Lovecraft  (1890 – 1937) was an American writer of science fiction and horror books.

“I know that for some people Lovecraft might be scarier for his racism… I think Lovecraft was a master of suspense, among other things.” Xavier Aldana Reyes on the scariest books.

Books by H. P. Lovecraft

Interviews where books by H. P. Lovecraft were recommended

The Scariest Books, recommended by Xavier Aldana Reyes

Whether you’re scared most by graphic body horror, the uncategorisable, or the blurring of boundaries between supernatural menace and psychological unraveling, this list will have something for you. Reflecting on the complex nature of fear, Xavier Aldana Reyes surveys the best modern horror and explores whether the genre might offer consolation as well as terror.

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