An analysis of how the events in Mary Shelley's life influenced her novel Frankenstein: Or, the Modern Prometheus.
Sharpen some stakes because Seth Tomko reviews Stephen King’s second novel, 'Salem's Lot.
One of the most terrifying and powerful elements of H. P. Lovecraft’s horror is the toll taken on characters, even those who emerge as successful.
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 that captured victims with first his irresistible charismatic personality, superb...
A critical analysis of the novel Dracula. More than just a horror story, the novel also explores themes of xenophobia and sexism.
True Blood will be coming back to HBO in about a month or two - which I think is awesome. However, this brings some issues back that kind of bother me about vampires and their attraction to 90% per cent of the women out there. How is it that a walking corpse with a bit of dash and style can lure...
A short story by Alfred Fox, Chinese food isn't what it used to be!
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 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.