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Despite this knowledge, they are not prepared for the strange things that begin to happen around them. Bloch, Robert. Lori. 1989. Lori returns from college to find her home burning with her parents trapped inside. After this tragedy Lori discovers her odd connection to a mysterious stranger, Priscilla Fairmount, faces terrifying nightmares, and hears ghosts calling to her. 28 GHOSTS AND HAUNTED HOUSES Brite, Poppy Z. Drawing Blood. 1993. ” Brontë, Emily. Wuthering Heights. 1847. ” Campbell, Ramsey.
Craig and Effie Bellman purchase Valhalla, a New Orleans mansion with a terrible past. While working to restore it, Craig becomes absorbed in the house and its evil history, but will he meet with the same untimely death as each of Valhalla’s past owners? 30 GHOSTS AND HAUNTED HOUSES Matheson, Richard. Hell House. 1977. This book was written in homage to Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House and was also a credited influence on Stephen King’s The Shining. Hell House is the story of a legendary haunted home known as Belasco House.
Shortly after the dig was complete, Lord Carnarvon died, and public speculation about the ancient curse inspired a wave of mummy novels and films. The most significant of these was the classic 1932 film The Mummy, with Boris Karloff playing Imhotep, who is awakened by the reading aloud of Thoth’s Scroll. The mummy retains a flicker of humanity rare among monsters. Like the vampire, the mummy has evolved into a romantic creature who is 34 MUMMIES, ZOMBIES, AND GOLEMS capable of love as well as being a frightening, vengeful creature.
Horror Readers' Advisory: The Librarian's Guide to Vampires, Killer Tomatoes, and Haunted Houses (Ala Readers' Advisory Series) by Becky Siegel Spratford