a painted illustration of a man in a tuxedo holding out his arms over the body of a woman who seems to be levitating

Varla Ventura's Paranormal Parlor: Ghosts, Seances, and Tales of True Hauntings

You may sleep with the light on after reading a couple of there creepy myths. With a shit ton of classic and original tales from Varla Ventura's personal crypt, this book is good for the casual reader, the avid reader, or the horror lover. Be warned, because of the possible curse of this book: once you start reading, you may not be able to put it down. *cue evil chuckle*