Scary reads are the best reads! Take a deep dive into our horror content to find recommendations for the best horror books out there–just don’t forget to put them in the freezer before you go to bed.

Why Are Horror Novels So Obsessed With Mushrooms?

The presence of fungi might signal toward dark rot, but it may suggest the ultimate survival.

9 Horror Books for Foodies

Horror's great for exploring gluttony. But if you crave something you can really sink your teeth into, here's a list of horror for foodies, including Woman, Eating by Claire Kohda

13 Skin-Crawling Body Horror Books

Whether you’re looking for a way into body horror books or just want some new reads, find classic titles as well as recent releases, including Things Have Gotten Worse Since We Last Spoke by Eric LaRocca.

Edith Wharton: Horror Writer

Edith Wharton may best be known for THE AGE OF INNOCENCE and THE HOUSE OF MIRTH, but her haunting, spectral tales are what I love the most.

Short Stories for Dark Nights

In the spirit of season, I offer you a selection of horror anthologies and collections with my heartfelt best wishes for this delightfully liminal, ghostly season.

8 Great Horror Manga to Creep You Out

Want to be scared and creeped out? Here are some great horror manga to deliver those frightful chills--including a classic from Kazuo Umezz!

Why We Used To Tell Ghost Stories On Christmas Eve (And Why We Should Restart The Tradition)

The tradition of telling ghost stories on Christmas Eve gave us A CHRISTMAS CAROL. So where did we lose those stories along the way?

And the Award Ghost To… : 20 of the Best Award-Winning Horror Novels

Get your TBRs ready for more fun and screams with an amazing list of 20 of the best award-winning horror novels, including The Hole by Pyun Hye-Young and The Only Good Indians by Stephen Graham Jones!

9 Chilling Middle Grade Horror Anthologies

If there's a young reader in your life who loves chilling stories, try this list of middle grade horror anthologies for scary books to share, including The Stuff of Nightmares.

Devilish Delights: Exorcise Your Mind With These 8 Horror Books About Demons

Get your coziest blankie ready and plug in your night light! These horror books about demons will have you looking over your shoulder.