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. Regan MacNeil is one of the central characters in which horror novel?*The ExorcistThe ShiningJawsGhost StoryA death's-head moth is found lodged in the throat of a murder victim. In which horror novel (and movie) does this occur?*Silence of the LambsHellraiserSalem's LotThe Pit and the PendulumWall Street is the backdrop to which of these sinister works of fiction?The TerrorThe StrainAmerican PsychoWatchersThe Turn of the Screw is a gothic ghost story by which 19th century literary writer?*Jane AustenMark TwainEmily BronteHenry JamesWhich book features a murderous monster masquerading as Pennywise the Clown?*Lost SoulsSomething Wicked This Way ComesThe RitualItWhich 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 disturbing tale features Eli, a Swedish child vampire who is hundreds of years old?*I Am LegendDead Until DarkTwilightLet the Right One InWhich of these novels features a family living in an old apartment building which is also home to a Satanic coven?*The Fall of the House of UsherRosemary's BabyThe Haunting of Hill HouseThe Amityville HorrorBelasco House, the most haunted house in the world, is the setting for which chilling novel by Richard Matheson?*Hell HouseRide the NightmareA Stir of EchoesWhat Dreams May ComeWhich of the following books was not written by horror author Stephen King?*Carrion ComfortFirestarterBag of BonesThe Stand 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.