Articles, book reviews, and links about classic horror literature. Book reviews will have 1 star throughout this site.
A Christmas Carol as Horror Literature
One of the most famous stories of all time, A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens, is a classic story of redemption that most people know and love. A closer look at the elements of the story reminds the reader that A Christmas Carol is about as horrific as it gets.
A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner
A look at Faulker's time-honored Gothic tale of love, loss, and murder set against the backdrop of a decaying southern town.
Over thirty years after the alleged story took place, “The Amityville Horror” continues to haunt the American consciousness. With a new film in the works, Jay Anson’s “true story” on a family tormented by an evil house has forged itself into horror history.
Haunting of Hill House – Book Review
The perfect haunted house setting plus a desperate woman longing for love make for a deadly mix in this classic literary horror novel from the 50's.
Hell House by Matheson – Book Review
A classic haunted house story, Hell House will chill you with it's evil history as a team of researchers attempt to prove whether or not there is life after death.
House by Peretti & Dekker – Book Review Horror Literature Homepage | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Horror Literature Site Map
Two couples, unknown to each other, both stranded on a deserted roadway, take shelter in The Wayside Inn along a gravel driveway off the beaten path. Rather standard fair for a horror novel. Read the review to find out more.
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