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.

Investigating Harvard's Sordid Cold Case Revealed More Than Just a Murderer

We Keep the Dead Close exposes the horrors behind a respected institution.

16 Hair-Raising Cryptid Books That Will Have You Questioning Every Little Creak

Do these monsters really exist, or are they just the stuff of urban legend?

[CLOSED]: Win a Bundle of Five Spine-Chilling New Horror Books!

Embrace the spookiest season with this fall’s most highly-anticipated horror releases.

13 Spine-Tingling Ghost Story Books for the Chilly Autumn Nights Ahead

Discover petrifying true tales about spirits and things that go bump in the night.

13 Horror Books About Witches That Will Cast a Spell on You

A list of 13 may be unlucky, but these horror books are bewitchingly good.

An Interview with Legendary Horror Author Dean Koontz

The New York Times bestselling author discusses everything from his bone-chilling new release to his favorite horror films.

Meet Monsters, Both Real and Imagined, in This Eerie Short Story Collection

Acclaimed mystery novelist Stuart Neville ventures into spookier territory with The Traveller and Other Stories.

The Best Free Horror & True Crime Books to Download This October

Treat yourself to a fresh tale of terror—free of charge!

10 Eye-Opening Zodiac Killer Books Every True Crime Obsessive Needs to Read

Can these true crime authors crack the notorious unsolved case?

An Interview with Kathe Koja, the Stoker Award-Winning Author of The Cipher

The celebrated author dives deep into her genre-defying works and reveals what scares her most—on the page and in reality.

13 Epic Horror Books Like The Stand

These sprawling epics act as remedies, treating darkness with darkness.