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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.

Lawrence Singleton: The Mad Chopper Who Was Released From Prison and Became a Murderer

True crime author Fred Rosen recounts how a hatchet-wielding maniac nearly got away with murder.

by Fred Rosen

The Perfect Psychopath: Dr. Petiot’s Heinous Crimes During World War II

The doctor claimed to have killed 63 people under the guise of helping them escape Nazi-occupied France.

by Thomas Maeder

[CLOSED] GIVEAWAY: Win This Terrifying Horror Book Bundle

Enter for your chance to win a horror book bundle, featuring Joe Hill's latest book and more.

by The Lineup Staff

The Brutal Murder Spree of John Norman Collins

Known as the Ypsilanti Ripper, the Michigan murderer beat and strangled seven women between 1967 and 1969.

by Olivia Mason

8 Award-Winning Horror Books You Need to Read Now

The best of the genre, chosen by experts of the genre.

by Olivia Mason

Terrifying and Unforgettable: The Best Ghost Stories Ever Told 

From Edgar Allan Poe to Elizabeth Gaskell, this collection of stories will send shivers down your spine.

by Audrey Webster

[CLOSED] Win Four True Crime Books from The Lineup

You'll want to add these haunting reads to your collection.

by The Lineup Staff

11 Terrifying True Stories of Killers Who Knew Their Victims

You’ll be sleeping with one eye open after reading this ...

by Jessica Ferri

9 Best True Crime Books of 2017

These true crime tales had us obsessed in 2017.

by Jessica Ferri

Unsolved Murder: Did Alaskan Serial Killer Robert Hansen Kill Beth van Zanten?

Though Robert Hansen admitted to murdering seventeen people, Beth van Zanten was not one of them.

by Leland E. Hale

Just How Easy is It to Slip Into the Darkness? 

In Ruth Rendell’s psychological thriller, the paths of three lost individuals converge with deadly results.

by Sarah Mangiola

The Little-Known Serial Killer Who Murdered 23 Men

Ronald J. Dominique, dubbed the Bayou Strangler, went on a decade-long murder spree in rural Louisiana.

by Olivia Mason

Did Dr. Sam Sheppard Murder His Wife?

Most doctors are known for the lives they save. Sheppard is remembered for the life he was accused of ending.

by The Lineup Staff

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