Online bookseller AbeBooks conducted a poll for literature’s scariest characters. According to the site’s visitors, the top ten scariest characters are:
10. Voldemort from the Harry Potter books by J.K. Rowling
7. The demon from The exorcist by William Peter Blatty
5. Count Dracula from Dracula by Bram Stoker
and the MOST TERRIFYING literary character:
Who do YOU think is the scariest character from a book? Who’s in YOUR top ten?