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Why We Talk to the Dead: Ghosts in History, Culture, and Literature

Lorraine Berry explores humanity's fascination with ghosts and spirits, and recommends Ben Dolnick's The Ghost Notebooks to ghost story fans.

Quotes

10 Wise Quotes from Authors With December Birthdays

So many of our favorite writers were December babies. Here are some of their most quotable contributions to the subjects of life, love, and literature.

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10 Lesser-Known Works by Famous Authors to Read Right Now

There are a large number of overlooked novels and series from well-known authors just waiting to shine in the spotlight. Here are a few of our favorites.

Illustrations

A Scene from Shirley Jackson’s ‘A Visit,’ Adapted and Illustrated

We took an illustrated look at Shirley Jackson's scary short story "A Visit," found in her collection Dark Tales.

Books

Get Into the Halloween Spirit with These 10 Terrifying Literary Horror Books

With Halloween just around the corner, it's the perfect opportunity to take a look at the best works of literary horror and give yourself a good scare.

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Horror Queen Primer: 11 of the Best Shirley Jackson Books

Here’s a look at some of the best Shirley Jackson books, encompassing both her career as a writer and her lasting influence on the horror genre.