Ranging across the whole spectrum of horror in popular culture from the seminal classics of "Count Dracula" and "Frankenstein", Stephen King describes his ideas on how horror works on many levels and how he brings it to bear on his own inimitable novels. Told in the chatty, intelligent style of the course for which this was originally devised, this is a charming book replete with pertinent anecdote and observation.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ChristineEllei - LibraryThing
I purchased this book back in the 1980’s when it was first published and I know I thumbed through it occasion but never really read it. In my defense, it was my “baby years” and I did not read much ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - SlySionnach - LibraryThing
There's something about the way Stephen King writes that just seems like he's sitting across the table from you, chit-chatting. It's conversational while educational and it makes me wish that I was ... Read full review