Free Horror and Mystery Ebooks to Download This Month

    Catch up with the grandfathers of horror (for free).

    Some of the most bone chilling books were written in the last two centuries—just check out this list of creepy classics for proof—so we're bringing you a selection of old school reads. Best of all: You can download them for free. 

    From a Gothic classic to an investigative journalist's time spent undercover in a madhouse, there’s guaranteed to be a book you’ve been meaning to tackle for years. And now that you can get them for nothing, you’re fresh out of excuses not to pick up a copy.

    Note: This article was last updated on 4/3/18. Check back soon for more free books that thrill and chill! 

    Buy Ten Days in a Mad-House at Amazon

    Ten Days in a Mad-House

    By Nellie Bly

    A courageous female journalist’s classic exposé of the horrific treatment of the mentally ill in nineteenth-century America.

    Ten Days in a Mad-House

    By Nellie Bly

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    Buy The Angel of Terror at Amazon

    The Angel of Terror

    By Edgar Wallace

    To save herself from debtor’s prison, a girl agrees to marry a convicted killer.

    "The Angel of Terror is an almost formulaic crime thriller, but the brilliant characterization and unusual twists and turns make it a gripping read." —Loyal Books

    The Angel of Terror

    By Edgar Wallace

    Buy The Castle of Otranto at Amazon

    The Castle of Otranto

    By Horace Walpole

    The Gothic masterwork that revolutionized popular fiction.

    "Containing a Harry Potter-like array of animated portraits, supernatural adventures in vaults and cellars and astonishing, inexplicable events."  —Telegraph

    The Castle of Otranto

    By Horace Walpole

    Buy The King in Yellow at Amazon

    The King in Yellow

    By Robert W. Chambers

    Ten twisted tales that have haunted generations of readers and writers from H. P. Lovecraft to the creators of the hit TV series True Detective.

    The King in Yellow

    By Robert W. Chambers

    Buy The Turn of the Screw at Amazon

    The Turn of the Screw

    By Henry James

    One of the most disturbing ghost stories ever written, a tale of imagined danger and real dread.

    The Turn of the Screw

    By Henry James

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