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GIVEAWAY: Enter to Win a Nightmarish Book Bundle

From disturbing short fiction to the true story of a killer couple, these books are guaranteed to keep you up at night.

Inside John Wayne Gacy Jr.'s Real Life Murder House

Enter the basement of America's Killer Clown, one of the most notorious serial killers in history.

26 Serial Killer Movies Based on Real Life (and Death)

These films are hard to watch because you know they’re true.

Free Horror and Mystery Ebooks to Download This Month

Catch up with the grandfathers of horror (for free).

Theresa Knorr: The Mother Who Burned Her Daughter Alive

In the 1980s, Theresa Knorr brutally murdered her two daughters—with the help of her sons.

[CLOSED] Win a Trip to CrimeCon 2019 in New Orleans!

Here's your chance to score the ultimate true crime getaway. 

The Next Creepy Crate Will Leave You at Death's Door

Meet your new, gleefully unhinged companions in Creepy Crate #12.

What Is Bedlam? The Hospital That Defined Madness

Bedlam Asylum’s chilling past haunts us to this day.

11 Chilling True Crime Books About Female Killers

From small-town murderers to one of the most prolific female serial killers in American history.

Cropsey: The Terrifying Urban Legend Brought to Life

“Cropsey” haunted the children of Staten Island in their nightmares. Andre Rand hunted them in real life.

Holiday Horror: Frozen and Buried in Wisconsin

On December 25, 1977, a man confessed to burying a naked body in a Madison snowbank.

The Dyatlov Pass: Russia's Most Terrifying Hiking Incident 

A group of college kids went hiking, only to be found slaughtered and scattered across the landscape. 

Above Suspicion: The Disturbing Story of the FBI Agent Who Strangled His Informant

After strangling his informant—who was pregnant with his child—Mark Putnam became the first active FBI agent convicted of murder.

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