Bookish Posts

Top Ten Tuesday: Modern Gothic Fiction

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme that is hosted by That Artsy Reader Girl. This week’s topic is a Halloween/Creepy Freebie. Last Hallows Eve, my TTT post was about Classic Gothic Literature and this year I have chosen Modern Gothic Fiction. Flowers in the Attic by V.C. Andrews This is a creepy and disturbing novel about four…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Modern Gothic Fiction

Bookish Posts

Top Ten Tuesday: Classic Gothic Literature

Top Ten Tuesday is an original weekly meme created by The Broke and the Bookish. This week’s topic is a Halloween Freebie. I’ve chosen Classic Gothic Literature to get you in the mood for Hallows Eve. 🎃 The Castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole This was the first book which popularised the gothic tradition. It’s supernatural, melodramatic and…… Continue reading Top Ten Tuesday: Classic Gothic Literature

Book Reviews

Book Review: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë

Wuthering Heights is Emily Brontë’s only novel, published in 1847 under the pseudonym Ellis Bell. It is a classic tale of passion, betrayal and revenge set in the Yorkshire Moors. I decided to read this novel partly because Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë, Emily’s sister, is one of my favourite novels. I watched a two-part television…… Continue reading Book Review: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë