Welcome to your hub for the creepiest recommendations, from the latest terrifying Stephen King book and bizarre underrated horror films to the most disturbing unsolved true crime cases and unsettling reports of paranormal activity. If it’s strange, unusual, or downright terrifying—we’ve got you covered.
We’re diehard fans of all things macabre and we love nothing more than sharing our odd obsessions with fellow creepy fiends. Here we unearth forgotten crimes, share true ghost stories, and pride ourselves on giving the best recommendations for terrifying books and movies. Peruse the stories below—you’re sure to find something to satiate your appetite for the uncanny.
A genuine cry for help, or a desperate plea for attention?
One woman's desperate mistake led to unspeakable terrors.
It's the unanswered questions that consume us...
How Lisa McVey got inside the head of notorious Florida serial killer Bobby Joe Long.
The case against the alleged killers of a young nursing student was as suspicious as the circumstances of her disappearance.
From the depraved mind of the Brooklyn Vampire himself.
By Grace Felder
A kidnapper confessed, but was she telling the truth?
This young girl endured a seven-year nightmare.
The Texas tragedy that inspired an early warning system.
Five disturbing true stories about forcible confinement.
A startling new book lays bare a little-known chapter in American true crime history.
In an instant, their lives were changed forever.
The four-year-old's 1874 disappearance was America’s first widely publicized kidnapping for ransom.
By Allison Wild
These horrifying cases will stay with you.
The 16 year old vanished without a trace.
By Gary Sweeney
Her traumatic ordeal will keep you up at night.
A milkman discovered that the beer kingpin was missing.
Stockholm syndrome is as tragic as it is complex. Victims suffer both the physical abuse of imprisonment and the severe emotional manipulation that locks them in place.
By Gary Sweeney