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.

11 Best True Crime Books of 2019

Close out 2019 with the best in true crime.

‘Tis the Season for Murder: 17 Winter True Crime Books That Will Give You the Chills

Nothing says "Happy Holidays!" like these tales of greed, betrayal, and stone cold murder.

11 Best Horror Books of 2019

Prepare for the year's most terrifying tales.

11 Chilling Horror and Thriller Books to Read This Winter

These terrifying reads will make your blood run cold.

A Recipe for Madness

Author Ray Garton cooks up a grotesque collection of terrifying tales that delves into human nature’s dark side.

When Murder Runs in the Family: Frances Schreuder and the Killing of Franklin Bradshaw  

Frances needed cash, so she hatched a plan to kill her father. The secret weapon? Her teenage son.

Werewolves and Specters Roam Victorian England in Stoker’s Wilde

This chilling and imaginative novel will raise goosebumps.

32 Most Horrifying Serial Killer Books

Get ready to see the darkest side of humanity.

Rediscover One of Horror’s Greatest Tales

The Amityville Horror changed the paranormal game.

The Copycat Killing Spree of Peter Sutcliffe, the Yorkshire Ripper

This copycat ripper claimed nearly three times as many victims as his Victorian predecessor—but he made one crucial mistake. 

Linda Wolfe: The Author Behind the Definitive Book on The Preppy Killer

Meet Linda Wolfe, the critically acclaimed journalist whose true crime reporting includes a searing account on Robert Chambers.

13 Haunting Books for Fans of Doctor Sleep

Haunted hotels and psychic killers await.

Necromancy: The Dark History of Raising the Dead

There's a lot more to raising spirits than you might think.

Possessed: 11 Haunting Salem Witch Trials Books

Peer into one of the darkest chapters of American history…

Haunted People: She Was Stalked by the Menacing Spirit of a Former Flame

Mrs. G bought a Ouija board for fun ... but ended up unleashing a possessive spirit intent on controlling her life.