Don’t wait for Halloween! Winter, spring, or summer—it’s always the right time of year to get all wrapped up in a horror series!  From paranormal frights to psychological thrillers grounded in reality, the horror genre offers a wealth and wide variety of gripping audiobooks. Whether you're looking for a listen that will quietly unnerve you with its dramatic tension or something to make you jump out of your seat at the sound of a terrifying monster, there is something for you. Check out the list below for some of our favorite spooky, creepy, and scary audiobook series.

The Shining
Say Cheese and Die!
Patient Zero
Dread Nation
The Three
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
The Taker
Don't Stay Up Late
Mr. Mercedes
Interview with the Vampire
The Strain
The Girl from the Well

D.R. Baker is a writer and musician based in New York City. Their work has appeared at Book Riot, Submittable, HowlRound, and others.