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On the hunt for a killer read? Join us as we track down the best scary books, horror books, and true crime books around.

Holiday Hex: A Winter Solstice Primer

In observance of the winter solstice, author Liz Williams provides a few tips on how to curse an enemy ... if you dare. 

by Liz Williams

Holiday Horror: Frozen and Buried in Wisconsin

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

by The Lineup Staff

4 Eerie Olde Holiday Ghost Stories

These ghostly tales of yesteryear will bring a chill to your holidays.

by Orrin Grey

‘Tis the Season for . . . Murder: 9 Winter True Crime Books That Will Give You the Chills

Nothing says "Happy Holidays!" like these tales of greed, betrayal, and stone cold murder.

by Julia Tabas

The Claus Von Bülow Affair: Dead at Christmas

Bad tidings bring the holiday to a halt when a Danish noble allegedly attempts to murder his socialite wife. Twice.

by DeAnna Janes

10 Best Horror Books of 2018

From Gothic horror to cabin-in-the-woods terror, 2018's best horror books were a chilling bunch.

by Jessica Ferri

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.

by The Lineup Staff

[CLOSED]: Win Our December Book Bundle!

Please be aware, this giveaway is now closed.

by The Lineup Staff

10 Best True Crime Books of 2018

These riveting true crime tales kept us enthralled in 2018.

by Jessica Ferri

David Parker Ray: The Sadist Who Tortured Victims in His Toy Box

In Slow Death, Jim Fielder tells the disturbing true story of a violent Satanist who tortured and killed women in his trailer.

by Allison Wild

Hellbound Heart: The Best Clive Barker Books

Blood, guts, terror, multiple dimensions, and more populate Barker's horrifying oeuvre.

by Orrin Grey

What’s Inside the Cage of Bones?

The basement stank of death, and it contained a terrifying secret ...

by Paola Crespo

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