Today we look at horror as a genre. What makes it tick? Read along to find out more!
Today we journey into the history of Halloween by looking at some ancient traditions that are laced with fact and fiction.
One of my favorite story collections is Strange Tales by Alex Hamer. It’s a dime store book that has all the right elements. Join us today to find out more!
Today, we take a look at the past and the future to wrap-up what we learned and what we will study next week!
Today we look at what we learned last week and what can be expected for the coming week!
It wouldn’t be October without Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark! Let’s take a look!
A brief recommendation for a spooky novel about family and cannibalism.
Here’s a brief review of Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein. Enjoy!
At the time Jaws was published, Benchley was an accomplished writer but wasn’t making enough money even though he had been a junior speechwriter for Lyndon B. Johnson and had written as both a staff writer and freelancer for large publications. His last ditch effort involved getting together with a few publishers and pitching some ideas including a nonfiction book about pirates and one about a man-eating shark.