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.

8 Horror Books in Translation

These horror books in translation include everything from a city of terrifying children to a haunted video game.

Here Are The 2024 Summer Scares Titles For a Summer of Excellent Horror Reading

The Summer Scares program is in its 6th year selecting, promoting, and developing library programming around great horror reads.

I Heart Horror: New Horror Releases Out in February 2024

2024 is already a banner year for horror stories, and we've barely gotten started! Check out these new horror books out February 2024.

New Blood: 10 Modern Horror Classics Keeping the Genre Alive

Check out these 10 contemporary horror authors keeping the genre alive, inspired by the classic works that preceded them.

The 9 Best Horror Novels of 2023

Now that we've had time to look back, here were the nine absolute best horror novels of 2023 that you should be reading in 2024.

Happy New Fear: 8 Chilling New Horror Books for January 2024

Attention horror lovers! Start your new year off right with a fright and check out these scary reads for January of 2024.

The Most Anticipated SFF of 2024, According to Goodreads

Here are the new fantasy, science fiction, and horror books out 2024 that Goodreads users are most excited to read!

Ho-Ho-Horror: 8 Thrilling New Horror Books Out December 2023

Finish out your excellent reading year of frights with these 8 thrilling new horror books out December 2023!

9 Horror Books with Romance at Heart

In these horror books with romance at heart, the romance between the main characters is as important as the horrors that surround them.

Small-Town vs. Big-City Horror: The Best Scares in Every Setting

Are the horrors worse in big cities or in small towns? You can be the judge with these scary reads.