Horror Fiction: a quiz about stories of the macabre These are the tales that keep you awake at night, while the wind howls outside. Take a deep breath and venture forth to our horror fiction quiz, if you dare. Inspired by Flavorwire's list of the 50 scariest books of all time. Which book features a murderous monster masquerading as Pennywise the Clown?*Something Wicked This Way ComesLost SoulsItThe RitualA death's-head moth is found lodged in the throat of a murder victim. In which horror novel (and movie) does this occur?*Salem's LotSilence of the LambsThe Pit and the PendulumHellraiserWhich disturbing tale features Eli, a Swedish child vampire who is hundreds of years old?*I Am LegendLet the Right One InTwilightDead Until DarkWall Street is the backdrop to which of these sinister works of fiction?American PsychoWatchersThe TerrorThe StrainBelasco House, the most haunted house in the world, is the setting for which chilling novel by Richard Matheson?*A Stir of EchoesRide the NightmareHell HouseWhat Dreams May ComeRegan MacNeil is one of the central characters in which horror novel?*The ExorcistJawsGhost StoryThe ShiningWhich novel features a murderous, sacrifice-loving teenager and his mentally unstable brother, living in a remote part of Scotland?*Heart-shaped BoxProdigal SonWe Need To Talk About KevinThe Wasp FactoryWhich of the following books was not written by horror author Stephen King?*Carrion ComfortBag of BonesFirestarterThe StandWhich of these novels features a family living in an old apartment building which is also home to a Satanic coven?*The Haunting of Hill HouseThe Fall of the House of UsherThe Amityville HorrorRosemary's BabyThe Turn of the Screw is a gothic ghost story by which 19th century literary writer?*Henry JamesEmily BronteMark TwainJane Austen More on Gimme Trivia right now: Spooky quiz: challenging Spooky trivia quiz: easy Guess the Famous Person from their Quotes Movie quiz: Not the Oscars Photo credit: Kirsty Hall.