The 11 Bram Stoker Novels That Aren't 'Dracula'

Column by Peter Derk
Bram Stoker wrote 12 novels, and only ONE of them was 'Dracula'! But what's going on between the pages of those other novels?

LURID: Branwell Brontë—Wastrel or Romantic Hero?

Column by Karina Wilson September 23, 2016
Why is Branwell Brontë such a hero to so many? Lurid takes a look at his wasted life, and how his perpetual failure became an integral part of the Brontë mythos.

9 Literary Treats Made Into Musicals

Column by Holly Kothe
Having a background in musical theater, I'm familiar with several books turned musicals. You can make practically anything into a musical. Here's a few gems that took off, and some that tanked.

The Top 10 Scariest Gothic Romances

Column by Meredith Borders October 29, 2015
With Guillermo del Toro's gothic romance CRIMSON PEAK in theaters this month, you might be in the mood to read a gothic novel or ten. Here's a list to help you out.