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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.

A Family Dinner Gets Terrifying in A Head Full of Ghosts

The blockbuster horror novel will leave you cowering.

by Catherine Phelan

17 Horror Books That Need Adaptations

Once they’re brought to life, they will scare you to death.

by Allison Wild

10 True Crime Books About Killer Husbands

There's a reason everyone says, "It's always the husband."

by Olivia Mason

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.

by The Lineup Staff

The Terrifying Truth About Serial Killer Belle Gunness

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

by Matthew Thompson

[CLOSED] Unsolved Murders: Win a Copy of a Compelling True Crime Compendium

5 lucky winners will receive a book that guarantees many sleepless nights.

by John Freund

The Story of the Alday Murders is a Horror Film Come to Life

In 1973, a group of prison escapees committed one of the bloodiest massacres in Georgia history.

by Olivia Mason

22 Most Horrifying Serial Killer Books 

Get ready to see the darkest side of humanity.

by MacKenzie Stuart

Master of Horror: 13 Terrifying Graham Masterton Books

Creepy tales of demonic possession, haunted houses, and more.

by Jessica Ferri

10 Women in Horror Who Scare Us to the Bone

The contributions made by these women to horror have shaped the genre.

by MacKenzie Stuart

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

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

by Matthew Thompson

7 Books That Tap Into Our Worst Fears 

From Ted Bundy to al Qaeda, these books will leave you sleeping with the lights on. 

by Jessica Ferri

8 Books Like Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil

From small-town crime thrillers to non-fiction novels...

by Jessica Ferri

Women Who Kill

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

by Matthew Thompson

8 True Crime Books About Terrifying Mothers

Chocolates and flowers might not satisfy these vicious “caretakers.”

by Sarah Mangiola

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