‘The Haunting of Hill House’ is one of the best gothic horror novels of the 20th century. It has served as a source of inspiration for dozens of novelists, short story writers, and filmmakers.
The characters of Shirley Jackson’s classic horror novel are quite different from one another. From the reserved and introspective protagonist, Eleanor Vance, to the mysterious and enigmatic Dr. Montague, each character is complex and evocative in their own right.
Shirley Jackson’s 1959 novel, ‘The Haunting of Hill House’, is regarded as one of the greatest ghost stories ever written. The novel follows the story of four people who investigate the mysterious and terrifying events that occur in the titular Hill House.
‘The Haunting of Hill House’ by Shirley Jackson is a must-read horror novel about four people who decide to investigate the many reports of ghosts in Hill House.