70 Best Horror Book Review Blogs and Websites
Horror Book Review Blogs
Here are 70 Best Horror Book Review Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. This Is Horror
This Is Horror specialises in horror fiction and the craft of writing. Stick around on This Is Horror and you can enjoy a podcast dedicated to readers, writers and creator, books written by some of the best minds in dark fiction today, Book reviews of the latest horror and genre releases, Thought-provoking features, Up-to-date news and much more
Also in UK Horror Blogs
4.3K⋅ 9.6K ⋅5 posts / week ⋅ Dec 2011 Get Email Contact More
2. The Scary Reviews
The Scary Reviews is Dedicated to Horror, Post Apocalyptic Fiction, and Thrillers. It is written by David, a Horror and post-apocalyptic fan living in a world that has moved on. I started this site because I've always been a huge horror fan and I wanted to have a place to post my favorite horror book reviews.
Also in Horror Movie Blogs, Apocalyptic Book Blogs
1.6K ⋅1 post / quarter ⋅ Dec 2013 Get Email Contact More
3. Horror Writers Association
THE HORROR WRITERS ASSOCIATION (HWA) is a nonprofit organization of writers and publishing professionals around the world, dedicated to promoting dark literature and the interests of those who write it. One of HWA's missions is to encourage public interest in and foster an appreciation of good Horror and Dark Fantasy literature.
25K ⋅7 posts / week ⋅ Nov 2017 Get Email Contact More
4. Oldstyle Tales Press Blog
Fort Wayne, Indiana, US
Oldstyle Tales Press publishes annotated and illustrated editions of classic horror, classic weird fiction, classic ghost stories, and gothic novels. From Dracula and Frankenstein to Henry James and Edgar Allan Poe, we illuminate your journeys through literature's darkest domains.
Also in Horror Story Blogs
1.8K⋅ 239 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
5. Too Much Horror Fiction
Portland, Oregon, US
Too Much Horror Fiction collects and reviews vintage horror literature (mostly from the 1960s to the early 1990s) and celebrates its resplendent paperback cover art.
4.4K ⋅3 posts / month ⋅ Feb 2010 Get Email Contact More
6. RA for All: Horror
Chicago, Illinois, US
The online home of The Readers Advisory Guide to Horror, an ALA publication. I am the author of The Readers Advisory Guide to Horror, 2d edition (ALA Editions, 2012). I can come to your library, book club meeting, or conference to talk about how to help your readers find their next good read.
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5K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Jun 2010 Get Email Contact More
7. Monster Complex Blog
Monster Complex is dedicated to monster stories in pop culture including literature, movies, TV, comics, and everything else.
1.1K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact More
8. Well Worth A Read
Covers book reviews, mostly horror, by Irene, an avid reader of horror novels and watcher of horror movies.
408 ⋅2 posts / month ⋅ Jan 2012 Get Email Contact More
Hi. I'm John Moralee. I write crime, horror, and science fiction, mostly for my own amusement, though I do like it when other people read and enjoy my stories. On my blog, I'll be posting personal stuff about writing, guest interviews, and a cartoon strip called Inside the Writer's Mind, which I hope to update fairly regularly with new jokes.
2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
10. Kendall Reviews
UK based reviewer who's passionate about horror & the darker genres. Reviews, Interviews, guest posts and more.
9.9K ⋅1 post / week ⋅ Jan 2017 Get Email Contact More
11. Bloody Disgusting » Book
Chicago, Illinois, US
All the latest on horror books including news, reviews, author interviews, and more. From Bloody Disgusting, your source for all things horror. The most trafficked horror site on the web, Bloody Disgusting features horror movies, music, video game, DVDs, indie, and comic news along with reviews, interviews, and a community of over 200,000 users.
1M⋅ 310K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact More
12. BookBub Blog » Horror
Cambridge, Massachusetts, US
Find inside sources for news, tips, & deals for horror books and authors. BookBub is a free service that helps millions of readers discover books they'll love while providing publishers and authors with a way to drive sales and find new fans.
3.5M⋅ 270K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
13. The Horror Tree Blog
The Horror Tree is a resource for the genre and speculative fiction authors which was created in 2011. The main goal when starting the site was to include all of the latest horror anthologies and publishers that are taking paying submissions. A resource useful for both new and experienced publishers alike looking for an outlet for their written material!
3K⋅ 11.8K ⋅4 posts / day Get Email Contact More
14. Horror News » Books
The following section of Horror News is your source to read about the new releases, reviews, and more on books. HNN is a full-featured Horror resource that focuses on News, Upcoming Horror Film Releases, Reviews, Articles, Interviews, Art, Trailers, and Industry Features. HNN is aimed at providing one of the Top resources for film and book reviews to consumers by covering a large spectrum of Horror titles combined with Cult films, Asian Horror, and Extreme Underground Films.
148.4K⋅ 88.8K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
San Francisco, California, US
Hellnotes, owned by JournalStone Publishing, remains dedicated to bringing you the best information on the internet, covering horror movies, horror fiction, horror comics, horror writers, and more.
2.5K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact More
16. SCREAM Magazine
The world's scariest publication, SCREAM - Blood, guts, gore & more! We are THE WORLD'S NUMBER ONE PRINT HORROR MAGAZINE. We cover films, celebrity interviews, DVDs/Blu-rays, festivals, books, games, comics, graphic novels, fiction/non-Fiction, photography, clothing/fashion, news, reviews, previews, competitions, on-location film reports & much, much more!
274.1K⋅ 72.9K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
17. Erica Robyn Reads
Manchester, New Hampshire, US
Hey there! I'm Erica Robyn, and I run on hot tea, good books, and loud music. On this blog, you will find book reviews from all kinds of genres ranging from Children's to Horror, though I have certainly transitioned to focusing mainly on horror! You'll also find plenty of comic and graphic novel reviews, book tags, favorites lists, bookish discussions, blogger hops, author interviews, and other bookish-related things.
373⋅ 2.3K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact More
18. Erica Robyn Reads
Manchester, England, UK
A book blog where I post book reviews, comic and graphic novel reviews, book tags, favorites lists, and other bookish-related things. I'm Erica Robyn, and I run on hot tea, good books, and loud music. My favorite genres are horror, thriller/suspense, mystery, and true crime.
372⋅ 2.3K ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact More
19. The Horror Tree » Review
The resource to read horror book reviews. The Horror Tree is a resource for the genre and speculative fiction authors which was created in 2011. The main goal when starting the site was to include all of the latest horror anthologies and publishers that are taking paying submissions. A resource is useful for both new and experienced publishers alike looking for an outlet for their written material!
3K⋅ 11.8K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
20. Nightmare Magazine
Nightmare is a horror and dark fantasy magazine. In Nightmare's pages, you will find all kinds of horror fiction, from zombie stories and haunted house tales to visceral psychological horror. We believe that horror is for everyone, and we aim to publish the widest possible variety of the most delicious, spine-tingling tales.
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2 posts / week Get Email Contact More
21. GORELETS Blog
I'm author Michael Arnzen. And GORELETS is my creative playground for all things related to horror and the uncanny. It has been for decades. I've been a writer, mostly working in the horror genre, since the late 1980s. I hold four Bram Stoker Awards and an International Horror Guild Award for my fiction, poetry and literary experiments. I continue to explore the strange corners where dark shadows continue to splay into new shapes of fear.
620⋅ 10K ⋅5 posts / year Get Email Contact More
22. Horror Cult Films » Book
Find the latest horror book reviews and news at Horror Cult Films from authors across the globe. Horror Cult Films was created late 2010, it covers most aspects of cinema, giving you all the latest news coverage, reviews and trailers you could handle!
29.8M⋅ 11.1K ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact More
23. STORGY » Horror Fiction Review
London, England, UK
STORGY was founded in 2013 by Tomek Dzido and Anthony Self as a means by which to explore the short story form and engage with readers and artists alike. STORGY seeks to publish and promote exceptional literary fiction whilst providing authors with the opportunity to reach a wider literary audience. We take pride in discovering new and emerging talent, whilst also celebrating the work of established writers. Check out our list of horror fiction books, reviews and more!
12.8K⋅ 9.8K ⋅1 post / year Get Email Contact More
24. Under the Covers Book Blog » Horror
Get our latest book recommendations, reviews and exclusive content about the Horror genre. We are avid readers and have found a passion for reading in almost all genres. We've been sharing our love for books online with anyone that would listen since 2011. The UTC Team has grown to a strong group of readers that will bring you a wide range of recommendations. You'll find reviews for romance, in all subgenres, urban fantasy, fantasy, sci-fi, thrillers, young adult and much more.
17.5K⋅ 10.4K ⋅6 posts / year Get Email Contact More
Nightfire, an imprint of Tor Publishing Group, publishes across the breadth of the horror genre - from short story collections to novellas and novels, from standalone works to series, from dark fantasy to the supernatural, from originals to reprints of lost modern classics. Stay up to date with the latest Nightfire book announcements, ebook sales, excerpts, and the like.
2K⋅ 10.9K ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact More
26. Horror Spotlight
A grassroots organization aimed at lifting up diverse Horror writers. Our team posts reviews and opinions on horror books.
6.3K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact More
27. The Coycaterpillar Reads Blog » Horror
Cumbernauld, Scotland, UK
The Coycaterpillar Reads shares horror book reviews, new releases, news, updates, and more in this segment of the blog. I Adore Books - I adore shouting about books! I'm a reviewer of all genres, whether that be Epic Fantasy, Gothic Horror, historical romance, or a race-to-the-end thriller. I will read them all.
36⋅ 5.9K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
28. Horror Bound
Horror Bound is the 'coziest' place to be a horror fan on the internet! Short stories, movie and TV reviews, book recommendations, true crime articles, and more! We believe in the positive review of everything - too much time, sweat, and tears go into making content and we will be respectful of that. We want to create a safe space on the internet where you can read positive reviews of movies and books.
1 post / week Get Email Contact More
29. The Gothic Library
A gothic book blog for dark-minded readers of all types. Julia, your Gothic Librarian, is a bibliophile and lover of literature. The only thing in her life that rivals her passion for books is her proclivity for the dark and macabre.
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1.1K⋅ 426 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
30. Craig DiLouie Blog
Craig DiLouie is an author of popular thriller, apocalyptic/horror, and sci-fi/fantasy fiction. In hundreds of reviews, Craig's novels have been praised for their strong characters, action, and gritty realism. At this site, you can find all of Craig's major works, interviews, and hundreds of interesting blog posts.
541⋅ 1.1K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
31. Njkinny's Blog » Horror
Find the best collection of creepy, spooky books on Njkinny's Blog and add them to your TBR. Njkinny is a hopeless book lover, binge reader, mom extraordinaire, passionate writer, 2019 NanoWrimo Winner, and winner of several writing contests. Her sole aim in life is to bring the awesomeness of books to the front of the world and she is happy to have already addicted her 4-year-old to them.
2.3K⋅ 2.5K ⋅3 posts / year Get Email Contact More
32. Mystery and Horror Blog
We are a micropress that publishes mystery and horror stories. Mystery and Horror, LLC was legally organized in 2011. It began as a writing partnership between Gwen Mayo and Sarah Glenn because they were going to the same conventions and events to promote their books. In 2013, the partners decided to expand into publishing other writers who share their love of genre fiction.
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708⋅ 583 ⋅3 posts / year Get Email Contact More
33. Denver Horror Collective
Denver, Colorado, US
A collective for horror creators in the Denver area and beyond (the grave) including writing critique groups, a publishing house, The Epitaph newsletter, Dark Wisdom webinars, and public and online events. The mission of Denver Horror Collective is to facilitate, celebrate, and inspire horror writers and artists throughout Colorado and beyond (the grave).
591⋅ 426 ⋅4 posts / week Get Email Contact More
34. Books Blog » Horror
Books Blog, from Sylv.net, is a blog which we have been running since 2012, we join blog tours daily where we share content for books of all genres. Check out the latest horror books, authors, announcements, reviews and recommendations and more!
2.1K⋅ 3.4K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
35. Book Den » Horror
The following section of Den's blog features horror book reviews. I'm Jennifer, and this is my little place on the web to discuss books I want to read, books I'm currently reading, and the books I have read. I started this blog because I love reading, and I would love the opportunity to share my thoughts and connect with others who share the same interests.
2.2K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
36. Scare Street
Scare Street is a collaboration between multiple horror book writers to create and consistently deliver high-quality scary stories! And that includes a collection of horror stories, ghost stories, and horror books. Our horror book writers are dedicated to delivering thrills and chills.
33.2K⋅ 656⋅ 12.3K ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
37. HorrorAddicts.net » Books
Posts about BOOKS written by Horror Addicts Editor, Horror Addicts Guest, Emerian Rich, D.J. Pitsiladis, Stephanie Ellis, Daphne Strasert, Lionel Ray Green, and Naching T. Kassa. HorrorAddicts us your place to be when looking to read about the horror news, music, books, art history, location-based stories, and more.
1 post / week Get Email Contact More
38. Dark Horror Tales
Follow and read horror movie spoilers, horror movie endings analyzed creepy urban legends and horror books. I find writing the most liberating exercise and one which helps me express my thoughts about the world I see. The amazing thing about writing and writing fiction especially is that I have total control over the world I'm creating for my characters.
1 post / day Get Email Contact More
39. Liam Smith
My name is Liam Smith and I write horror stories and gothic tales. I currently self-publish which you can check out on Amazon. This blog features announcements on my books, musings, horror book recommendations and reviews and more!
199⋅ 688 ⋅2 posts / year Get Email Contact More
40. Diversity in Horror Fiction
A horror blog dedicated to works featuring and/or created by BIPOC, disabled people, and LGBTQIA folk. I'm a big horror fan. I grew up on Goosebumps and Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark. In 2014, inspired by the We Need Diverse Books campaign, I set out to find more horror fiction with diverse characters, and I've created this website to share my discoveries here with you, the good, the bad, and the truly terrifying.
97⋅ 2.9K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
41. The Blog Where Horror Dwells
The Editor Formerly Known as Mr. Deathrealm. Author of BLUE DEVIL ISLAND, THE NIGHTMARE FRONTIER, THE LEBO COVEN, DARK SHADOWS: DREAMS OF THE DARK (with Elizabeth Massie), BALAK, YOUNG BLOOD (with Mat & Myron Smith), et. al. Feed at your own risk.
534 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
42. Nocturnal Revelries
I've always liked reading books about monsters and ghosts - I had a big Goosebumps collection as a kid. I started a blog to document the spooky books I was going through. There are no strict limits on what I review here, but it's nearly all horror or occult-related.
184⋅ 695 ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
43. Book Blogger List » Horror
Explore the most detailed list of all bloggers writing about Horror books, reviews and more! We are book bloggers who want a comprehensive, up-to-date database of our peers.
1.8K ⋅10 posts / year Get Email Contact More
44. Zezee with Books » Horror
Zezee with Books is a site by a book hoarder who reads just about anything but loves fantasy (adult and middle grade), literary fiction, comics and picture books. Check out Zezee's reviews of horror genre books, recommendations and more!
1 post / month Get Email Contact More
45. Unsettling Reads Blog » Horror
Read reviews on horror books by Unsettling Reads in this segment of the blog. Authors & Publishers H. Dair Brown & Robin Knabel review and recommend books that make you shudder (and maybe even think) a little. Spoiler-free reviews of Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Literary, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Suspense, and Thriller books.
199⋅ 1.3K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
46. Lionel Ray Green Blog
Lionel Ray Green is a horror and fantasy writer, an award-winning newspaper journalist, and a U.S. Army gulf war veteran. Keep up to date with his musings, announcements, reviews and more!
1.6K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact More
I'm a magazine editor and freelance sports writer with an extensive background in mixed martial arts, Brazilian jiu-jitsu, wrestling, and strength and conditioning. I'm also a huge (and now not so secret) fan of science fiction and fantasy books and films. I was lucky enough to spend a year writing content for the British Science Fiction Association website, writing up news, and book reviews, and getting to interview some great authors and I'm hoping to keep the momentum going on this blog.
2 posts / week Get Email Contact More
48. Folk Horror Revival
Folk Horror Revival is a gathering place to share and discuss Folk Horror in film, TV, books, art, music, events, and other media. We also explore psychogeography, hauntology, folklore, cultural rituals and costume, earth mysteries, archaic history, hauntings, Southern Gothic, 'landscapism / visionary naturalism & geography', backwoods, murder ballads, carnival, dark psychedelia, wyrd Forteana, and other strange edges.
2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
49. David's Book Blurg » Horror
I'm David. Mainly I'm into science fiction, historical fiction or fantasy books but I can enjoy pretty much any genre. The main reason behind this blog is that I see it all the time when reading reviews where the reader is comparing the book to another book they've read. I take each book on its own merits. Check out the reviews of horror books I have come across.
1 post / year Get Email Contact More
50. Janine's Ghost Stories
Janine's Ghost Stories brings you ghost, horror, and supernatural tales that will hopefully send chills down your spine.
4 posts / year Get Email Contact More
51. Speaking Bookish » Horror
My name is Summer and I'm a book reader, collector, and reviewer. Basically, a professional bookworm. As a reader, I lean towards fantasy/sci-fi both YA and adult, but I read just about anything and everything. Explore the horror section for reviews on the latest books from the genre, news and more!
36 ⋅1 post / year Get Email Contact More
52. Mika Reads Horror Fiction
Reading vintage horror fiction from the 70s, 80s and 90s. Explore Horror novel reviews from the cold, dark north.
68 ⋅2 posts / month Get Email Contact More
53. Harker US Book Blog » Horror
The Book Blog is a collection of book reviews and creative articles related to books and reading written by students and teachers at The Harker School in San Jose, CA. Upper School librarians Amy Pelman and Meredith Cranston serve as faculty editors and moderators. Check out reviews of books from the Horror genre.
1 post / year Get Email Contact More
54. Ginger Nuts Of Horror
A multiple award-nominated horror review website, dedicated to promoting horror fiction, comics and movies. Ginger Nuts of Horror is dedicated to pushing diversity within the horror genre.
27.2K Get Email Contact More
55. Jen Med's Book Reviews » Horror
Shropshire, England, UK
The following section of Jen's blog is dedicated to reviews and articles on horror books. I'm Jen Lucas, a blogger who loves all things literature. Reading is one of my favorite ways to spend my spare time when I'm not working. I make no apologies for the length of my reviews. Short, long, and anything in between, they reflect how I feel about the book, nothing more nothing less.
638⋅ 9.9K ⋅3 posts / year Get Email Contact More
56. The Horror Bookshelf
Welcome to The Horror Bookshelf! I started this site simply because I am a huge horror fan and I wanted to share some of my favorite horror reads with others. I think the horror genre is home to some of the most creative and talented writers I have had the pleasure of reading and The Horror Bookshelf is my way of celebrating their work. I plan on posting reviews, features and other (hopefully) cool stuff in the hopes that I can introduce other readers to some truly talented writers.
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3.4K ⋅ Mar 2014 Get Email Contact More
57. HOWL Society » Review
The following section of HOWL Society is dedicated to Horror Book Reviews. With hundreds of members, the club offers readers the chance to join a supportive community where they can enjoy books alongside other horror-lovers while engaging in meaningful discussions and forming long-lasting friendships. Aside from serving as an organized platform for discussing books, HOWL Society is also home to a tight-knit group of horror writers.
554⋅ 4.2K ⋅5 posts / year Get Email Contact More
58. Spooky Middle Grade Blog
At spookymiddlegrade.com, we seek to promote stories that honor and reflect the lives of all young people. We are a group of middle-grade authors working to prove that spooky stories serve an important role all year round. Check out our blog for articles about all things spooky.
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194⋅ 2.2K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
59. Dark Reads Blog
Norfolk, England, UK
Welcome to Dark Reads! My name is Toni. I decided to start this blog simply because I am a huge Horror and dark fiction fan. I just love books! I love reading books and talking about books, there is no better feeling than being completely lost in a book that just grabs you and stays under your skin long after you have finished reading it! I don't just read horror, I love dark fiction in general, this tends to fan out across several genres - Suspense, psychological, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, and others.
124⋅ 1.5K ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact More
60. Writer Dan Soule Blog
Peruse the blog from horror writer Dan Soule for musings on all things dark and filthy. If you are feeling brave, take a look around, and browse the stacks before the damp destroys the parchment.
255⋅ 3.4K ⋅1 post / year Get Email Contact More
61. Sci-Fi and Fantasy Reviewer
As the name hints at, this is a book review blog that used to focus on science-fiction and fantasy titles, but now also includes a large element of horror fiction, as well as the occasional crime and alternate history title.
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1.5K ⋅28 posts / year Get Email Contact More
62. Little Book Blog of Horrors
Cincinnati, Ohio, US
Little Book Blog of Horrors by Jordan Keller is a den of countless articles and posts on books, horror books, and the horrors of writing books for anyone daring enough to be interested.
1.2K ⋅2 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More
63. Greater Vancouver Horror Writers Blog
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
We're dedicated to promoting dark literature and the interests of those who create it. We encourage public interest in and foster an appreciation of Horror and Dark Fantasy literature by publishing a blog and facilitating readings, workshops, interviews, resource-sharing, and networking opportunities. HWA Greater Vancouver welcomes all members of every level of the Horror Writers Association (HWA) in the metropolitan area of Vancouver, British Columbia.
849⋅ 1.7K Get Email Contact More
64. Horror Bound Books
Preston, England, UK
Horror Bound Books, created by Lancashire author Steve Woods, showcases his published and future novels. Born and bred in the city of Preston, Lancashire, Steve has a penchant for all things gruesome and often undead. His first novel 'When Evil Visits' was published in 2006.
1 post / week Get Email Contact More
65. When Darkness Calls Blog
Lincoln, England, UK
John is in his early fifties. For over 20 years he has been a technical author. Having penned many guides professional examinations, and training materials. John has now decided to switch his focus and become a dark fiction and horror fiction author.
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Horror Book Review Bloggers
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Well Worth A Read||wellwortharead.blogspot.com||81|
|Angela Yuriko Smith||horror.org||39|
Horror Book Review Blog Topics
|Topic||Number of posts|
|Horror Writers Association||86|
|Kendall Reviews Horror Promo||66|
|Mental Health Initiative||62|
|Kendall Reviews Books||62|
|Must Read Horror||52|
|Topic||Past Month Count|