I have now managed to obtain the second book in Jonathan Rigby’s Gothic trilogy. And a very fine book it is too. English Gothic: Classic Horror Cinema 1897-2015 is every bit as engrossing, entertaining and fascinating as his American Gothic … Read More
I have read some pretty good books on American horror movies in my time, but I have to say that American Gothic by Jonathan Rigby has got to be the best of them all, and that is certainly no exaggeration.… Read More
Charles Dickens (1812-1870) is best known for his classic novels like Oliver Twist, David Copperfield and A Tale of Two Cities. But he is also fondly remembered for writing quite a few ghost stories. His most famous ghost story of … Read More
The Ritual by Adam Nevill really is the best hiking-trip-horror novel that I have ever read.
The story revolves around four old university friends – Luke, Hutch, Dom and Phil – who get together to embark on a hiking trip … Read More
I’ve read some pretty poor horror books in my time, but I have to say that the following are the 10 most disappointing horror novels I have ever had the misfortune to waste my money on.
- Something Wicked This Way
Being a horror writer, and having always harboured a burning desire to try my hand at writing and selling a horror screenplay, my appetite for pursuing this goal has been really whetted by this book, which promises to be the … Read More
Paranormal Intruder: The Terrifying True Story of a Family in Fear by Caroline Mitchell
I want to tell you about a book which, being a paranormal author myself, caught my interest whilst I was browsing on Amazon.
Doing fantastically well … Read More
The Birds by Daphne Du Maurier is my all time favourite story of hers.
This brilliant novella was made into an equally brilliant film by Alfred Hitchcock in 1962. However, the original 1952 Du Maurier story was quite different to … Read More