A critical analysis of the novel Dracula. More than just a horror story, the novel also explores themes of xenophobia and sexism.
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!
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.
An analysis of how the events in Mary Shelley's life influenced her novel Frankenstein: Or, the Modern Prometheus.
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.
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.
Dracula: Dead and Loving It takes on the Dracula archetype through parody and established stereotypes.
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...
This hub is part short-story, part poem, part historical fiction, part Biblical Apocrypha and part homage to Lovecraft. Ardoron, the Ebon City.
This little essay is a review of the complete and uncut version of what is, perhaps, Stephen King's masterwork, "The Stand."