Books

Join us as we track down the best scary books, horror books, and true crime books around. After all, there's nothing better than settling in for a terrifying read.

12 Harrowing Books About Cults and Survival

These true-life accounts are both heart-wrenching and powerful.

Stephen Graham Jones: Where to Begin with the Award-Winning Horror Author

The mind behind Mapping the Interior and The Only Good Indians remixes nearly every horror trope by subverting fear itself.

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.

[CLOSED]: Win Mark Bowden’s New True Crime Collection, The Case of the Vanishing Blonde

We’re giving away five copies of the bestselling author's brand-new release!

7 LGBTQ+ Horror Authors to Read During Pride Month and Beyond

Dive into these terrifying reads with diverse perspectives.

5 Frightening and Free Horror Books You Can Download Right Now

From cosmic horror to gothic frights, these eternal tales of terror are waiting for you.

Evil Reaches Through Centuries in the Pulse-Pounding New Book from Guillermo del Toro

The Hollow Ones combines ancient horror, a detective mystery, and supernatural suspense into one terrifying narrative.

12 Revealing Lizzie Borden Books, from True Crime to Fiction

Fascinating perspectives on one of the most notorious murder cases of 19th century America.

These Riveting Caitlin Rother Books Are Must-Reads for Fans of True Crime

Brutal predators, crimes of passion, and violent acts of greed await.