I was joined by Neil McRobert of the Talking Scared Podcast and we went over some books for the much-requested Cult Horror subgenre! I have very weird feelings about stories about cults, since I have mentioned before, I grew up in what could be described as an evangelical cult. This was a great selection of books, and one book in particular really spoke to me and my experiences. I mean, obviously without the elements of cosmic horror and more on the dealing with the aftermath of having a cult experience in childhood.
- Within These Walls by Ania Ahlborn
- Gather the Daughters by Jennie Melamed
- Little Heaven by Nick Cutter
- Devil’s Creek by Todd Kielsing
- Last Days by Adam Nevill
- The Children of Red Peak by Craig DiLouie
- Last One at the Party by Bethany Clift
- The Last Thing to Burn by Will Dean
- Cultish: The Language of Fanaticism by Amanda Montel
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