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Bookish Goods for Goths

The best bookish gear for your literary lifestyle—the goth edition!—from stickers and tees to candles and prints.

10 Books You Should Read If You Enjoyed The Goosebumps Series As A Kid

If you loved the fun and feel of R.L. Stine's books as a kid, you'll love these books like Goosebumps for adults.

Welcome to Dark Reads Day!

Halloween may be in the rearview, but we're still lurking in the dark corners of the book world. Join us for Dark Reads Day!

“The Girl With The Green Ribbon”: A Tale of Many Lives

"The Girl With The Green Ribbon" gave you nightmares in elementary school, and it's a story with a long history and promising future.

Tips for Reading Horror When You’re a Scaredy Cat

Think you can't read horror? I thought so too. Here are some tips and tricks for reading horror for all my fellow scaredy cats.

The Rise of Middle Grade and YA Black Horror

A look at the recent rise of middle grade and YA horror novels and how the centering of Black narratives is woven with social commentary.

The Most Haunted Bookstores and Libraries Around the World

It turns out ghosts like their books just as much as the living! Learn all about the most haunted bookstores and libraries in the US and abroad... if you dare.

Are We in the Midst of a Gothic Horror Boom?

Are we in the midst of a Gothic literature boom? A reader dives into a recent boom in the subgenre and explores some of its trademark tropes.

15 LGBTQ Haunted Horror Novels

In these books, some of the hauntings are literal, some less so. But whatever the haunting, rest assured they are very, entirely queer.

Why Do Kids Love Stephen King? A Reader Reflects.

What is it about Stephen King that young readers love so much? A longtime lover of King's work reflects on his particular appeal.