- Created by: superlouasaur
- Created on: 09-05-15 13:32
Horror and Gothic Fiction
If there's one way to characterize this book, it's to say that it's a good old-fashioned ghost story, complete with the death of a reclusive old lady, a big creepy mansion, and a ghost that keeps appearing at the most spine-tingling moments. On top of that, it's told in old-school British gothic fashion, with a focus on the environment's ability to inspire dread and fear.
In addition to scare factor, The Woman in Black takes the reader on a trip back to…