#gothic horror

What is Gothic Horror? 18 Examples of the Genre

A gothic horror story should fill you with unease in its quieter passages and full-on dread at other times. Here are the best examples, including Crimson Peak by Nancy Holder and Guillermo del Toro.

Seeing Double: 4 Tales of Terrible Twosomes

Explore the oft terrifying concept of The Double in these books, including classics, retellings, and works of Gothic horror.

5 Modern Authors Upholding the Gothic Feminist Tradition in 2020

These 2020 books upholding the Gothic feminist tradition are full of pent-up emotion and psychological tensions.

Your Guide to the Horror Sub-Genres

It is one of the oldest genres in literature, dating back to ancient times. Let's explore some of the most popular horror subgenres.

Why I Am Choosing to Read DRACULA Instead of FRANKENSTEIN This Fall

A reader on Bram Stokers treatment of the male ego, women characters, monsters, and on why she's reading DRACULA instead of her usual fall fave.

4 Frankenstein Retellings

Mary Shelley's legacy continues to haunt readers and writers. Check out these frightening Frankenstein stories told through comics, YA fantasy, and fiction.