Matthew Thompson

Matthew graduated from New York University with an MFA in Fiction. His stories, book reviews, and interviews appear in a variety of literary journals. As an avid traveler, Matthew has lived in Berlin, Seattle, and a handful of hamlets in the south of France. He can usually be found rummaging around old bookshops, uncovering strange titles.

Necromancy: The Dark History of Raising the Dead

There's a lot more to raising spirits than you might think.

[CLOSED] Win a SIGNED Hardcover Copy of Joe Hill's New Book Full Throttle!

The modern horror master has a new collection of short stories coming out—and we're giving away TEN signed copies.

Unraveling the Horrors of Fox Hollow Farm

Step inside a suspected serial killer’s house of horrors—if you dare.

Chasing Darkness: How True Crime Writer Billy Jensen Started Solving Murders

"This time was going to be different. I was going to solve the crime myself."

8 True Crime Books About Bizarre Murders That You Might Not Know About

From a cult-leading serial killer to a moonlit murder spree that remains unsolved to this day.

The Brutal Case of BTK Serial Killer Dennis Rader

Bind, Torture, Kill: the mantra that haunted Kansas.

The Untold True Story of the Five Women Killed by Jack the Ripper 

Hallie Rubenhold retraces the footsteps of the five victims murdered by London’s infamous serial killer. 

The Terrifying Truth About Serial Killer Belle Gunness

Workers turned their attention to the hog pen, where they unearthed a grisly scene...

Peer Into The Mammoth Book of Nightmare Stories...If You Dare

You'll be sleeping with the light on after reading this nightmarish collection. 

Women Who Kill

In this compelling true crime read, Ann Jones investigates the long and dark history of female killers in America.