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8 Books That’ll Make You Scared to Go Back in the Water
If you’re looking for a book that will keep you glued to your beach chair for as long as it takes to finish, there’s no shortage of excellent...
The 5 Creepiest Rabbits in Fiction
Easter is upon us, bringing its usual associates: egg hunts, little girls in frilly white dresses, Peeps, and, of course, the Easter Bunny, hop-hop-hopping...
Creepy Fiction for Edward Gorey Fans
The Pumpkin Spice Lattés are afoot. Hocus Pocus is on the television. Candy is everywhere you look. That can only mean we’re deep into October, and...
Must-Reads for Zombie Fans
Zombies: they just won’t die. Every fictional trend has its moment, but zombies seem to be having a lifetime. Not only does The Walking Dead continue to...
7 Books to Scare You Silly This Winter
Even though I’m a big scaredy cat, I love all things horror. I’m always up for creepy books and scary movies, even if it means I’ll be sleeping with...
7 Bad Witches We Adore
Books about witches are great every day of the year. I will happily read about witches on Christmas Day, Memorial Day, and every day in between. But...
5 YA Horror Novels We Love
Happy almost Halloween! ‘Tis the season to be utterly creeped out, whether by ghosts and goblins or just straight-up gore. So turn off all the...
5 New Books That Will Make You Sleep with the Lights On
In honor of the witchiest time of year, we present five books that will scare you worse than the ingredients list of a circus peanut. From an offbeat ghost...
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Joe Hill: Author of
and Hero of Horror
When you’re a child of Stephen King, it’s perfectly understandable if your mind is a little…twisted. Luckily for the world at large, Joe...
lost in the woods
4 Characters in a Dark Wood Wandering
From Little Red Riding Hood in ancient times to 90s word-of-mouth classic The Blair Witch Project, we’ve always had tales about getting lost in the...
11 Fictional Drugs With Side Effects That Include Creeping Us Out
When I was an unfortunate looking teenager, I took a very powerful acne drug with some very scary side effects, side effects serious enough that the...
10 Signs You’re Reading a Dystopian Novel
Considering the fact that we’ll all be living in one in the very near future—if depressing internet articles are to be believed—we heart dystopian...