The 10 Creepiest Stories By Edgar Allan Poe

The Black Cat

The Black Cat told the story of the narrator who, alongside his wife, owned numerous pets. One of those pets was a black cat by the name of Pluto. Pluto becomes blinded in one eye by the narrator, who then takes vengeance upon the man. The home burns down, then the his wife is murdered.

The Murders in the Rue Morgue

The Murders in the Rue Morgue tells of C. Auguste Dupin, who lived in Paris, and decided to solve a crime of two women even though a suspect was brought in. The murders, however, come from something that could not be human.