As 2018 prepares to blow away like the falling Autumn leaves, now is the perfect time to catch up on the spine-tingling books that have been released this year. The horror and thriller genres are virtually indistinguishable these days, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Both genres are all about giving readers the chills, and 2018 has definitely delivered on the scary page-turner front. From a new entry from horror maestro Stephen King to a startling book that casts a child as the ultimate villain, this year’s horror offerings have been diverse to say the least. But which horror books are the most worthy of your time? We’re partial to these 13 new releases from the past year that kept us up at night.