Tag: shirley jackson

  • My Favourite Books of 2020

    My Favourite Books of 2020

    2020 was a terrible year for almost everyone and everything. However, books were a silver lining for many of us and confinement is definitely an excuse for reading through the day.

  • The Darkness Within: Shirley Jackson’s Tales

    The Darkness Within: Shirley Jackson’s Tales

    For my last spooky read of the year (it’s almost Christmas!) I chose an author I’m familiar with. I’ve been a fan of Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House and We Have Always Lived in the Castle because they really scared me, although not in a way that most horror books do. Shirley Jackson’s […]

  • Spooky Reads for October

    Spooky Reads for October

    Basically a list of the scariest things I have read so far. Happy reading! Ghost Story, Peter Straub I devoured this disturbing book in like two days. It is a real page turner that manages to keep the tension for almost 500 pages. Stephen King has co-writen a book with Peter Straub and generally praises […]

  • Spooky Reads

    Spooky Reads

    By the pricking of my thumbs, something wicked this way comes.