02/10/2012 10:21 am ET

9 Books That Cause Irrational Phobias

By Gabe Habash for PWxyz:

One of the many benefits of books is that they provide catharsis. They have the rare power of purging stress and bad emotions through the experiences we find in them. But some books can have the exact opposite effect, producing the howling fantods in a reader. For those phobic victims, we’ll wait for your screaming to die down and nod in appreciation of the power of these nine books.


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