Horror is defined as an overwhelming and painful feeling caused by something frightfully
shocking, terrifying, or revolting; a shuddering fear.
Horror stories can feature supernatural elements such as ghosts, witches, or
vampires, or the can address more rational psychological fears.
It is a genre of writing in which the
author's primary intention is to cause extreme nervousness, panic, fear, dread, depression,
Examples of horror novels are, Steven King's novel Misery or Mary Shelly's
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