Top Ten Best Literary Monsters

Which book/mythylogical monsters are the worst, and the Creepiest.

The Top Ten

1 Count Dracula
2 Cthulhu Cthulhu is a fictional cosmic entity created by writer H. P. Lovecraft and first introduced in the short story "The Call of Cthulhu", published in the American pulp magazine Weird Tales in 1928. Considered a Great Old One within the pantheon of Lovecraftian cosmic entities, the creature has since been more.
3 Pennywise the Dancing Clown - It It (sometimes capitalized as IT), more commonly known as Pennywise the Dancing Clown, is the titular main antagonist of the novel, its 2017 film adaptation and the 1990 TV adaptation. It was portrayed to be a shapeshifting and malevolent entity millions (possibly billions) of years old, and with no more.

You never know if the person underneath the paint and wig is good or evil. In this case~ evil. In reality we had some "clowns" who were also evil. To me there has never been anything funny or joyful about clowns...even when I was a kid. At least with the other ones you KNOW they're evil. Well, Frankenstein's Monster had a heart where there was a soft spot. He only wanted to be loved but never was, hence his bitterness and anger.

4 Grendel
5 Frankenstein's Monster Frankenstein's Monster often referred to as "Frankenstein" is a fictional character who first appeared in Mary Shelley's 1818 novel Frankenstein as a monster brought to life by his creator Victor Frankenstein, Frankenstein's Monster would later become a pop culture icon featured in various media with more.
6 Sandworms
7 The Headless Horseman - The Legend of Sleepy Hollow
8 Mr. Hyde
9 Medusa
10 The Other Mother - Coraline
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