10 Atmospheric Mysteries & Thrillers

Atmospheric Mysteries & ThrillersPart of what makes jump scares in movies frightening is the buildup beforehand. It’s the low music and slow close-up that helps build suspense. If you’re a fan of jump scares and the cathartic release afterward, these books may be a good starting point. Characters navigate around a multitude of personalities and to the deepest, darkest corners in order to find the truth. LA’s influencers. Nuns in New Orleans. Aspiring writers in a retreat. Everyone is playing a part in these thrillers and mysteries. It’ll take more than determination and persistence to uncover the truth.



Emily Hoang is a writer and editor, who is obsessed with haunted houses, ghosts, and dreams. More info can be found on her website.