From “The Exorcist” to “The Amityville Horror” to “The Shining,” kids can be downright creepy. What is it about the idea of evil youngsters that scares us? In this season of Halloween, we look take a look at how children have impacted the world of horror.
We review Anne Rice's Prince Lestat, the newest tale of the Vampire Chronicles. When an ancient menace arises, can the vampires stand together in order to unite against this new threat to their modern world? Can the powerful and dynamic Lestat be convinced to end his exile to help lead them?
Ever since the new minister's shadow had fallen over young Jamie Morton, the boy's fate and that of the Reverend Charles Jacob would be forever intertwined in ways that neither of them could comprehend or understand. We review "Revival," the newest novel by Stephen King. - Now in paperback!
What is horror literature, anyway? Is a universal definition of horror literature even possible? Individual fear, past and traumatic experiences, phobias, personal perception, and environment are all factors we must consider when discussing horror literature.