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 of the following books was not written by horror author Stephen King?*Bag of BonesFirestarterThe StandCarrion ComfortWhich book features a murderous monster masquerading as Pennywise the Clown?*ItSomething Wicked This Way ComesLost SoulsThe RitualWhich disturbing tale features Eli, a Swedish child vampire who is hundreds of years old?*I Am LegendDead Until DarkTwilightLet the Right One InBelasco House, the most haunted house in the world, is the setting for which chilling novel by Richard Matheson?*Hell HouseRide the NightmareWhat Dreams May ComeA Stir of EchoesWhich novel features a murderous, sacrifice-loving teenager and his mentally unstable brother, living in a remote part of Scotland?*The Wasp FactoryWe Need To Talk About KevinHeart-shaped BoxProdigal SonThe Turn of the Screw is a gothic ghost story by which 19th century literary writer?*Henry JamesJane AustenEmily BronteMark TwainRegan MacNeil is one of the central characters in which horror novel?*Ghost StoryThe ExorcistJawsThe ShiningA 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 LambsSalem's LotHellraiserThe Pit and the PendulumWall Street is the backdrop to which of these sinister works of fiction?The TerrorThe StrainWatchersAmerican PsychoWhich of these novels features a family living in an old apartment building which is also home to a Satanic coven?*Rosemary's BabyThe Haunting of Hill HouseThe Fall of the House of UsherThe Amityville Horror 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.