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MacKenzie Stuart

MacKenzie got her bachelor’s degree from Fordham University, where she worked on a campus political journal. She’s been writing and editing ever since. When she’s not working her way through an ever-growing list of psychological thrillers, she spends her free time binging true crime podcasts, haphazardly learning to cook, and running along the Hudson River.

The Tawdry History of Penny Dreadfuls

This tidbit of pop culture from the 19th century changed the landscape of horror.

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Enter to Win Welcome to Night Vale: A Novel

One lucky winner will receive a copy of the New York Times bestseller.

The Twisted Case of the Hog Trail Murders

Human remains were found scattered throughout southwestern Florida.

Bram Stoker Award-Winning Horror Books To Quench Your Macabre Thirst 

Transport yourself to places strange and intriguing with these celebrated titles. 

December's Best Free Horror and True Crime Books Are Here!

Get your hands on a classic tale about dark magic, a book of Japanese ghost stories, and more—at no cost.

11 Eye-Opening True Crime Books for Fans of Crazy, Not Insane

Like the documentary, these books challenge our preconceived notions about killers.

Ronald Malfi: Where to Begin with the Bestselling Horror Author

Peer into the Bram Stoker Award nominee’s haunting world.

A Killing in Amish Country: Twists Abound in This Shocking New True Crime Podcast

The latest season of Case Closed investigates the murder of a 30-year-old Amish woman.

The Best Halloween Decorations to Celebrate The Spookiest Time of the Year

These macabre home goods will warm your cold, dark heart.

11 Spine-Chilling Authors to Read if You Love Shirley Jackson

The Haunting of Hill House author inspired a wave of incredible writers.

The Bridgeport Poltergeist: How a Restless Spirit Terrorized a Connecticut Family In Their Own Home

Dozens of witnesses experienced paranormal activity at the house on Lindley Street.

The Stand: Check Out the First Images from the Upcoming Stephen King Miniseries!

These newly-released photos offer an exclusive glimpse of the upcoming apocalyptic plague epic.

WATCH: Elisabeth Moss Plays a Twisted Shirley Jackson in the Deliciously Wicked New Trailer for Shirley

The celebrated Haunting of Hill House author inches toward the edge in the upcoming psychodrama.

Netflix's Devastating New True Crime Docuseries Shines a Light on Wrongful Convictions

The Innocence Files exposes the ugly flaws in our criminal justice system—and it's streaming now.