15 Dark Books for the Literarily Disturbed

If you're drawn to the dark and unsettling...

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Buy Last Exit to Brooklyn at Amazon

Last Exit to Brooklyn

By Hubert Selby Jr.

Buy The Mad Man at Amazon

The Mad Man

By Samuel R. Delany

Buy A Carnivore's Inquiry at Amazon

A Carnivore's Inquiry

By Sabina Murray

Buy The Story of Junk at Amazon

The Story of Junk

By Linda Yablonsky

Buy Blood Sports at Amazon

Blood Sports

By Eden Robinson

Buy Daddy Love at Amazon

Daddy Love

By Joyce Carol Oates

Buy Naked Lunch at Amazon

Naked Lunch

By William S. Burroughs

Buy A Clockwork Orange at Amazon

A Clockwork Orange

By Anthony Burgess

Buy Tropic of Cancer at Amazon

Tropic of Cancer

By Henry Miller

Buy Cautionary Tales at Amazon

Cautionary Tales

By Piers Anthony

Buy The Virgin Suicides at Amazon

The Virgin Suicides

By Jeffrey Eugenides

Buy The Unprotected at Amazon

The Unprotected

By Kelly Sokol

Buy Falconer at Amazon


By John Cheever

Buy A Good Man is Hard to Find at Amazon

A Good Man is Hard to Find

By Flannery O'Connor