Books Clive Barker Books by Clive Barker Clive Barker has written books about: Horror & Supernatural Fiction Children's Books Young Adult Mysteries, Thrillers & Crime Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email NPR stories about Clive Barker Summer Reader Poll 2018: Horror Click If You Dare: 100 Favorite Horror Stories August 16, 2018 In honor of Frankenstein's 200th birthday, this year's summer reader poll is all about horror — from classics like Mary Shelley's monster to new favorites, we've got something to scare everyone. Review PG-13: Risky Reads Slaughter In The Subway: A Tale Of New York Terror August 20, 2012 As a kid, author Victor LaValle loved horror stories. But it wasn't until he read Books of Blood by Clive Barker that he found one set in his own hometown. Have you ever read a book that took place where you live? Tell us in the comments. Slaughter In The Subway: A Tale Of New York Terror Listen · 3:01 3:01 Toggle more options Download Embed Embed <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/158701113/160265965" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player"> Transcript Read Any Good Books? 'The Thief of Always' by Clive Barker August 14, 2006 Regina, who listens to WFSU in Florida, recommends this story for readers aged 10 and up, about a bored boy who gets granted a wish — and finds that it all might be too good to be true.