After graduating from the Columbia Publishing Course in 2016, Olivia found her happy place—a job where she could express her bibliophilic passions all day, every day. Now she writes and edits articles for six genre-specific book sites, covering everything from marriages of convenience on A Love So True to the best historical fiction novels on Early Bird Books. Even when she isn’t on the clock, she is likely defending Cersei Lannister’s right to the Iron Throne, quoting Outlander as if it’s Shakespeare, or trying to solve the JonBenet Ramsey case.
Some were hits, some were misses—and we have strong opinions about them all.
Must-read tales of terror, chosen by the experts of the genre.
Did the Louisiana serial killer ever truly regret brutally murdering eight women?
Irene Pence's Buried Memories tells the story of the Texas husband-killer whose crimes resulted in her execution.
The story behind the duo's depraved murder spree is straight out of your worst nightmares.
There's a reason everyone says, "It's always the husband."
In 1973, a group of prison escapees committed one of the bloodiest massacres in Georgia history.
David Gerard believed his criminal past was behind him, and thought his girlfriend, Frankie Cochran, was dead. He was wrong on both accounts.
They may be short—but they're definitely not sweet.
The groundbreaking "nonfiction novel" changed the world of true crime—and inspired a legion of killer books.
The first trailer for the adaptation of Joe Sharkey's true crime book features Emilia Clarke as the informant who was murdered by her FBI lover.
The girlfriend of one of Whitey Bulger's partners, Debra Davis never suspected the notorious gangster would kill her—with his bare hands.
The brutal Ogden, Utah murders take center stage in Gary Kinder's revolutionary work of true crime writing.
The author of The Loney spins a skin-crawling story of tradition, family, and evil in rural Lancashire.
One of the most anticipated horror books of the year imagines what inspired Bram Stoker to write the classic vampire tale.
Take a tour through the most gruesome parts of Texas and California history.
Surprise, bitch. You haven’t seen the last of them.
The season's biggest horror novel sees a millennial couple wrangle with the evil entity lurking beneath their feet.
The Broken Hours offers a Lovecraftian take on the classic haunted house story.
In a controversial true crime book, Nancy Styler maintains that she played no part in the murder of her socialite landlord.