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.

Who Gets To Be the Final Girl In Horror Novels and Movies?

The horror genre has been a mirror reflecting back society's values, but how does the Final Girl trope fit into that?

8 Terrifyingly Claustrophobic Horror Books

If the idea of being trapped sends you into a cold sweat, these unsettling claustrophobic horror books, including The Luminous Dead by Caitlin Starling, are sure to terrify.

The Black Character Horror Movie Survival Guide

So, you’re Black and in a horror movie. Our condolences. Maybe these tips from Robin R. Means Coleman and Mark H. Harris can help.

Reading Pathways: Grady Hendrix

Welcome to the wonderful—and terrible— world of Grady Hendrix, where horror meets hilarity in one thrilling read after another.

Shyamalan’s KNOCK AT THE CABIN and Paul Tremblay’s CABIN AT THE END OF THE WORLD: When a Book and a Movie Have A Conversation

A reader unpacks the differences between Paul Tremblay's Cabin at the End of the World and its 2023 film adaptation, Knock at the Cabin.

13 Apocalyptic Infection Books Like THE LAST OF US

These 13 outstanding apocalyptic books like The Last of Us which feature fungus, infection, and zombie-like outbreaks.

11 Harrowing New Horror Books to Read in March 2023

Monsters, vampires, ghosts, and other horrifying haunts aplenty! There's that and more in this month's new horror releases, including Lone Women by Victor LaValle.

Survival Game Horror Novels That Will Keep You Tense Until the End

Would you put yourself on a game that required survival skills if it meant a big payout at the end? These books might change your mind.

Monsters, Monsters, Everywhere: Marvelous New Monster Novels for Your Bookshelf

What is it about monsters that draws us in? Dive into these new monster novels to discover new worlds of fear (and maybe even fun).

20 Must-Read Horror Stories

Grab a night light and find a blanket to hide under when the shadows start to play tricks on you: these must-read horror books are worth the fright.