Books to Read for Halloween: New Creepy Books for 2015

21 Oct 2015

Books to read for halloween must have a major creep factor. Psychological or slasher, whatever fits your fancy, but Halloween books must be terrifying. We put together a special horror novel recommendation post for fear-seekers looking for books to read for Halloween. All of these books are new releases in 2015.

Also check out our list of what to read if you like Stephen King books and our ideas for literary Halloween costumes!

Books to Read for Halloween: New Creepy Books to Read for 2015


Ania Ahlborn

Release Date: September 29, 2015

This thriller is nothing short of visceral. It’s grim and psychological (perfect for Halloween!), but beware of this new book if you’re squeamish.

Little Girls

Ronald Malfi

Release Date: June 30, 2015

Little Girls is a haunting take on childhood with a huge chill factor. It’s psychological and terrifying. Read at your own risk.

All Hallow’s Dead

Bryan Smith

Release Date: September 25, 2015

All Hallow’s Dead is a slasher movie in book form. It’s full of blood and gore – and an unstoppable killer.


Jennifer Hillier

Release Date: October 5, 2015

Jennifer Hillier’s new book is a fast-paced thriller that will make you want to lock the door. This is no cozy mystery – it’s constant fear.

No One Gets Out Alive

Adam Nevill

Release Date: April 28, 2015

This is a nightmare in book form. If you want the type of terror that makes you question whether you’ll get out alive, pick up this one.

The Claiming

Ike Hamill

Release Date: June 22, 2015

This occult horror story will draw you in and keep you reading. Don’t read it when you’re home alone. Trust us.

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Taylor loves books with a heavy dose of absurdity, hilarity, and beautiful prose. She is a marketer, adventurer, nature-lover, Hufflepuff, wannabe world traveler, and advocate of laughter.