Found this over at NPR Books through their tumblr. Check it out, its good to see books being promoted, especially these during this month.
From the post:
That’s right, kids — we suffered through these when we were your age, and NOW IT’S YOUR TURN.
The good folks at Cracked have run down the five reasons why “the liquid terror of these books fueled enough nightmares to run Elm Street out of business,”
One of the biggest reasons isn’t the stories themselves — though yes, they’re creepy as hell — but the shivering horror of Stephen Gammell’s illustrations.
And they’re right! Just check out this chilling illustration.