#gothic

A Beginner’s Guide to the Western Gothic Genre

Saddle up, partners, and let's explore Western Gothic books, a genre you have definitely heard of but maybe never had a definition for.

9 Gothic Books to Read this Autumn

When you want to get into the spirit of autumn, but aren't too keen on scary horror novels, check out these excellent gothic books, like Mexican Gothic by Silvia Moreno-Garcia.

6 Books for the Goth Gardener

Check out The Twilight Garden by Lia Leendertz and other books for the goth gardener, whether that's you or the brooding, hooded figure that's been hovering near your ceiling for the last week.

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.

10 Neo-Gothic YA Novels for Edgar Allan Poe Fans

We've got a roundup of neo-Gothic YA novels that draw on Edgar Allan Poe's legacy to create haunting, atmospheric, and emotional stories.

50+ Must-Read Gothic Novels and Stories

What do we mean when we talk about gothic novels and what books fall under that category? Find clarification on the pages of these must-reads.

11 Great Gothic Horror Movies for October

What Is Gothic Fiction? (With 14 Book Recommendations!)

Gothic fiction merges deep passions with chill dread. Here are fourteen recommendations to get you going with gothic fiction.

Curl Up Tight: Great Gothic Tales for Winter

Dig into some delicious gothic tales perfect for winter reading.

Dark Board Books for the Gothic Toddler

If your baby bat wants a spooky story to sink their fangs into, or your gothic toddler needs some broody bedtime stories, here are 6 to get them started!