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How a Journalist Got Inside the Mind of Killer Marie Hilley

Philip Ginsburg turned to writing true crime books after learning more about Marie Hilley’s elaborate hoax that all started with murder. 

By Philip Ginsburg

The Mysterious Circumstances of Natalie Wood’s Death

Her overt fear of water, the fact that she was found in her nightgown, and an argument between her husband and alleged lover raised more questions than answers.

By The Lineup Staff

7 Corey Mitchell Books for Your True Crime Library

Take a tour through the most gruesome parts of Texas and California history.

By Olivia Mason

6 Books By Edgar Award-Winning Author Thomas Thompson

Up close and personal with murder, disaster, and corruption.

By Orrin Grey

Unsung Horrors: 10 Underrated True Crime Books

You don't want to miss these exceptional true crime books.

By Jessica Ferri

The Chrysalis Warns You to Stay Out of the Basement

The season's biggest horror novel sees a millennial couple wrangle with the evil entity lurking beneath their feet.

By Olivia Mason

H.P. Lovecraft Stars in Jacqueline Baker's Creepy Horror Novel

The Broken Hours offers a Lovecraftian take on the classic haunted house story.

By Olivia Mason

Who Really Killed Nancy Pfister with an Axe and Hammer?

In a controversial true crime book, Nancy Styler maintains that she played no part in the murder of her socialite landlord.

By Olivia Mason

The Manson Family and the Gruesome Murder of Sharon Tate

The cult's brutal slaying of Sharon Tate in August of 1969 marked the end of an era.

By Jessica Ferri

5 Linda Wolfe Books for True Crime Junkies

The respected critic and writer uses her journalistic eye to explore the dark corners of humanity.

By Jessica Ferri

6 Most Horrifying Dean Koontz Books

Prepare yourself for the scare of a lifetime.

By Jessica Ferri

Sister Act: The Bizarre Drowning of Ocey Snead

When police looked into a young mother's death, their suspicions kept turning to a trio of creepy, veiled sisters.

By Shannon Raphael

13 Mystery and Thriller Books That Inspired Films

These books leapt from the page to the screen—and kept our hearts racing.

By Aliza Polkes

Nightmare Fuel: A Serial Killer Stalks One Man’s Dreams

A murderer once thought to be dead is very much alive in this thriller. 

By Sarah Mangiola

Watch Mommy Die: The Sickening Crimes of Stephen Stanko

In 2005, an ex-convict brutally murdered his girlfriend—and made her daughter watch.

By Allison Wild

[CLOSED]: Win $200 to Spend on Amazon Prime Day! 

Please be aware, this giveaway is now closed. 

By The Lineup Staff

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Win Two Serial Killer Thriller Books by J.D. Barker

The Fourth Monkey and The Fifth to Die will keep you up all night. 

By The Lineup Staff

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