This one line, included in "Dracula", immortalized Bürger's "Lenore" -- or perhaps "immortalized" is not the right word: "Lenore" and its author are as undead as the vampire himself!
Some of Stephen King's best characters are children; he has a unique talent for capturing the essence of childhood in a way that's engaging for adult readers. Read on for his 5 best child characters.
An academic analysis of the theme of isolation in Mary Shelley's classic novel "Frankenstein." Ideal for high school or college students reading the novel.
A critical analysis of the novel Dracula. More than just a horror story, the novel also explores themes of xenophobia and sexism.
Bram Stoker's Dracula is by far and away the most famous vampire novel ever written. It wasn't the first of the genre, but Bram Stoker's Dracula is the story against which all others are judged.
This hub is part short-story, part poem, part historical fiction, part Biblical Apocrypha and part homage to Lovecraft. Ardoron, the Ebon City.
An analysis of how the events in Mary Shelley's life influenced her novel Frankenstein: Or, the Modern Prometheus.
Stoker’s books are in the Gothic horror genre. He wrote twelve novels, many fictional short stories and some non-fiction books. Yet he is best known for creating Dracula, the hated, feared and blood sucking vampire...
"Jerusalem’s Lot” and Salem’s Lot share a few plot points. Both have towns named Jerusalem’s Lot, both have vampires, both have “bad” houses, and within both, the abandonment of the towns of Jerusalem’s...
Now nearly forgotten, Dennis Wheatley was a bestselling author, best known for his novels of the supernatural, black magic and Satanism.