#Horror

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.

DRACULA Themed Gifts for Your Favorite Stoker Fan

Get ready for April's StokerCon and celebrate your fanged fandom with this massive list of Dracula themed gifts for you or the Stoker fan in your life.

Home Sweet Ho…Maybe Not: The Haunted House in Fiction

What is it about that brooding house down the street? We're taking a look at the haunted house in fiction and asking why we can't see ourselves out.

What Is Speculative Fiction?

What is speculative fiction? You may get a different answer depending on who you ask. Read on to explore this concept, along with examples.

An Open Letter to Stephen King

A response to Stephen King's comments about the Oscars and diversity.

The Final Folk of Thrillers and Horror

A reader considers the Final Girl trope and notes thriller and horror novels that skew from the norm to bring us Final Folk.

How Horror Helps With Processing Grief and Trauma

One longtime horror fan on studies being conducted around horror and trauma, and how the genre helped with trauma on a personal level.

Read Harder: Read A Horror Book Published By An Indie Press

You will scare yourself silly with these chilling horror books published by an indie press.

Shopping Can Be Murder: 6 Dangerous Books for Black Friday

Thinking about going out on Black Friday? Think again.

Summer Scares Is Back For Another Haunt!

The Summer Scares program, connecting libraries with great horror reads, is back for another spooky season!

Like This Season of AMERICAN HORROR STORY? Read This Book!

Choose your favorite season of the ever-changing hit series AMERICAN HORROR STORY and match up with a chilling horror book.

New Masters of Horror: Off the Primrose Path

You know the big names in horror and have all the books, but have you checked out the new masters of horror? Get in the know here.

Fighting Fear Off the Page: Why We Need Horror in Kid Lit

A reader shares her personal experiences with enjoying horror in children's literature, and writes about why the genre may be helpful to some kids.

Quiz: Which 2019 Horror Book Should You Read?

Which 2019 horror book should you be reading? Answer these questions about 2019 to find a perfect-for-you (and Halloween) horror title!

10 Creepy, Captivating Horror Poetry Collections

Combo your love for horror with your love for poetry with these horror poetry collections, with works by new and established writers and from indie presses.

48 Terrifying THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE Quotes By Shirley Jackson

Trust no house! Let Shirley Jackson deepen your distrust of lonesome, malevolent houses by way of these creepy THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE quotes.