Must-Read Dark Academia Books (And Why We Love Them!)

In the realms of literary genres, few have risen as rapidly in popularity as 'dark academia'. This niche, yet captivating category, has been turning heads and capturing imaginations worldwide. In some ways it's more of an aesthetic than anything else, and as such we find dark academia books that straddle multiple genres. From fantasy to mystery, thriller to romance, while there are certain genres (like fantasy and gothic) that naturally lend themselves to dark academic tales, this is one genre that has few boundaries.