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Best Gothic Fiction

Description: Recommend your favorites; vote down the bad ones or the books that aren't really gothic fiction.

Members: 26 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
24,715 members, 488 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)
2
44,888 members, 739 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)
3
12,516 members, 249 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: raperper (1), rainpebble (2), .Monkey. (2), leigonj (3), thecoroner (3), ahef1963 (4), electrice (5), roby72 (6), guyalice (9), Nickelini (10), sturlington (23)

4
38,227 members, 550 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)
5
29,839 members, 537 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: andomck (2), TeriAndersonNeedham (4), Nickelini (5), rainpebble (6), electrice (6), ahef1963 (6), guyalice (6), thecoroner (9), souloftherose (10), sturlington (20), roby72 (22)

6
15,084 members, 454 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)
7
28,599 members, 492 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: leigonj (2), thecoroner (2), roby72 (2), ahef1963 (3), raperper (4), rainpebble (5), .Monkey. (6), Nickelini (7), sturlington (21)

8
14,585 members, 830 reviews
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (1), lahochstetler (1), kara.shamy (2), guyalice (2), Nickelini (4), rainpebble (9), souloftherose (11), sturlington (18)

9
10,013 members, 289 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: melonbrawl (1), merrystar (2), thecoroner (5), souloftherose (5), rainpebble (8), ahef1963 (10), roby72 (10), guyalice (14), sturlington (24)

10
16,469 members, 340 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: merrystar (1), souloftherose (2), Nickelini (6), ahef1963 (7), guyalice (7), roby72 (11), sturlington (15)

Explanations:

sturlington (15): Satire on the gothic novel.

11
9,362 members, 67 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: jasmaynard (1), roby72 (1), .Monkey. (7), rainpebble (10), guyalice (11), ahef1963 (15), sturlington (25)

12
5,655 members, 176 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: sturlington (1), kara.shamy (3), guyalice (8), Nickelini (9), thecoroner (11), roby72 (14), rainpebble (52)

13
5,386 members, 281 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: andomck (3), TeriAndersonNeedham (6), sturlington (8), Nickelini (8), .Monkey. (9), ahef1963 (11), rainpebble (13)

14
2,709 members, 89 reviews
3.09 stars (3.09 stars)

Lists: SqueakyChu (3), thecoroner (4), .Monkey. (8), roby72 (8), ahef1963 (9), guyalice (12), souloftherose (12)

Thumbs down: Nickelini

15
6,056 members, 445 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: melonbrawl (2), lahochstetler (2), KimarieBee (3), guyalice (4), rainpebble (12), sturlington (26)

Thumbs down: souloftherose

16
15,602 members, 241 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (4), roby72 (7), thecoroner (10), Nickelini (13), ahef1963 (14), sturlington (27)

17
4,180 members, 303 reviews
3.6 stars (3.6 stars)

Lists: electrice (3), kara.shamy (4), sturlington (7), souloftherose (7), rainpebble (14)

18
6,587 members, 99 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (4), roby72 (5), rainpebble (11), ahef1963 (13), thecoroner (14)

19
2,179 members, 101 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: andomck (4), .Monkey. (4), Nickelini (12), rainpebble (15), sturlington (28)

20
16,718 members, 347 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (7), .Monkey. (12), rainpebble (22), sturlington (29), ahef1963 (35)

21
14,583 members, 353 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)
22
2,245 members, 50 reviews
3.38 stars (3.38 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (6), souloftherose (8), roby72 (12), guyalice (15)

23
16,991 members, 374 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)
24
3,312 members, 70 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: SqueakyChu (2), souloftherose (9), guyalice (16)

25
2,904 members, 84 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (12), rainpebble (23), ahef1963 (26), roby72 (38)

26
9,066 members, 155 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (16), thecoroner (16), sturlington (32), roby72 (33)

27
414 members, 18 reviews
3.17 stars (3.17 stars)

Lists: jasmaynard (2), .Monkey. (10), thecoroner (15), roby72 (31)

Thumbs down: sturlington

28
4,766 members, 281 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: lahochstetler (3), ahef1963 (12), sturlington (13)

29
903 members, 7 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: raperper (3), Nickelini (11), thecoroner (12), rainpebble (25)

Thumbs down: sturlington

Explanations:

sturlington (0): List duplicate

30
4,015 members, 109 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: andomck (5), sturlington (12), roby72 (23)

31
965 members, 9 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: .Monkey. (11), souloftherose (13), guyalice (13)

32
963 members, 24 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)
33
10,733 members, 227 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: merrystar (4), rainpebble (27), sturlington (33)

34
3,064 members, 71 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: andomck (6), sturlington (22), rainpebble (32)

Explanations:

sturlington (22): Southern gothic

35
17,086 members, 308 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (11), roby72 (19), rainpebble (21), ahef1963 (25)

Thumbs down: sturlington

37
2,058 members, 38 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: roby72 (16), rainpebble (24), sturlington (34)

Explanations:

sturlington (34): Southern gothic.

38
99 members, 6 reviews
3.17 stars (3.17 stars)

Lists: SqueakyChu (4), souloftherose (14)

39
4,664 members, 147 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (14), ahef1963 (36), sturlington (42), rainpebble (45)

Thumbs down: Nickelini

40
421 members, 10 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (10), rainpebble (18), ahef1963 (18)

Thumbs down: sturlington

41
2,881 members, 43 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: roby72 (13), thecoroner (17)

42
1,212 members, 24 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (13), roby72 (17)

43
2,290 members, 126 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: KimarieBee (1)

44
1,496 members, 21 reviews
3.44 stars (3.44 stars)

Lists: roby72 (15), thecoroner (18)

45
133 members, 3 reviews
2.25 stars (2.25 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (15), guyalice (19)

46
311 members, 1 review
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (16), roby72 (34)

47
326 members, 5 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: sturlington (19), rainpebble (41)

48
587 members, 10 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: roby72 (24), rainpebble (39)

49
5,857 members, 135 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (30), sturlington (36)

50
5,302 members, 142 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (31), sturlington (35)

51
6,003 members, 79 reviews
4.15 stars (4.15 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (29), sturlington (39)

52
8,547 members, 198 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (28), sturlington (43)

53
101 members, 3 reviews
3.5 stars (3.5 stars)

Lists: roby72 (29), sturlington (44)

54
2,616 members, 190 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (34), sturlington (38)

55
1,696 members, 83 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (35), sturlington (37)

56
2,786 members, 85 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (33), sturlington (40)

57
661 members, 10 reviews
3.58 stars (3.58 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (38), roby72 (43)

58
37 members, 0 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: roby72 (40), rainpebble (43)

59
195 members, 42 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: sturlington (41), rainpebble (42)

60
2,300 members, 31 reviews
4.47 stars (4.47 stars)

Lists: merrystar (5), guyalice (10)

Thumbs down: sturlington (36)

Explanations:

sturlington (36): satirical; art and poetry

61
808 members, 112 reviews
3.33 stars (3.33 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (6)

62
511 members, 30 reviews
3.39 stars (3.39 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7)

63
13,437 members, 167 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (8)

64
1,251 members, 28 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: sturlington (9)

65
196 members, 9 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: sturlington (10)

66
5,003 members, 137 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: sturlington (11)

67
5,737 members, 165 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: sturlington (14)

68
399 members, 11 reviews
3.51 stars (3.51 stars)

Lists: sturlington (16)

69
8,364 members, 188 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: merrystar (7), rainpebble (49)

Thumbs down: sturlington

70
2,820 members, 196 reviews
3.34 stars (3.34 stars)

Lists: sturlington (17)

71
7,866 members, 97 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Nickelini (18)

72
1,209 members, 21 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

Lists: guyalice (18)

73
709 members, 19 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (17), ahef1963 (17)

Thumbs down: sturlington

74
351 members, 21 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (19), ahef1963 (19)

Thumbs down: sturlington

75
507 members, 19 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (20), ahef1963 (20)

Thumbs down: sturlington

76
92 members, 5 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: roby72 (27)

77
15,502 members, 416 reviews
3.69 stars (3.69 stars)

Lists: Nickelini (17), ahef1963 (27)

Thumbs down: sturlington (34)

Explanations:

sturlington (34): More of a satire

78
222 members, 4 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: roby72 (30)

79
279 members, 5 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: roby72 (32)

80
387 members, 4 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: roby72 (35)

81
1,299 members, 67 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: rainpebble (36)

82
240 members, 9 reviews
3.68 stars (3.68 stars)

Lists: roby72 (36)

83
1,281 members, 19 reviews
3.22 stars (3.22 stars)

Lists: roby72 (39)

84
513 members, 7 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: roby72 (41)

86
10,600 members, 207 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: merrystar (6), roby72 (28), ahef1963 (29), rainpebble (50)

Thumbs down: sturlington, hailelib, souloftherose

87
10,392 members, 123 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: roby72 (21), rainpebble (44)

Thumbs down: souloftherose

88
513 members, 6 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: guyalice (17)

Thumbs down: sturlington

89
60,064 members, 1,189 reviews
4.39 stars (4.39 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (5), TeriAndersonNeedham (15), roby72 (20), ahef1963 (24), rainpebble (46)

Thumbs down: .Monkey., electrice, hailelib, raperper, sturlington (30)

Explanations:

.Monkey. (0): Not Gothic.

90
57 members, 11 reviews
3.42 stars (3.42 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (21)

Thumbs down: sturlington

91
15,463 members, 580 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: Nickelini (15), ahef1963 (23)

Thumbs down: sturlington, .Monkey.

92
43 members, 0 reviews
3.53 stars (3.53 stars)

Lists: ahef1963 (22)

Thumbs down: sturlington

94
25,904 members, 594 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: TeriAndersonNeedham (16), ahef1963 (32)

Thumbs down: sturlington, souloftherose

Explanations:

sturlington (0): Not gothic

95
18,826 members, 447 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)
96
17,435 members, 175 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: roby72 (25), ahef1963 (28), rainpebble (51)

Thumbs down: sturlington, hailelib, souloftherose

97
28,851 members, 335 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)
98
1,142 members, 43 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: roby72 (37)

Thumbs down: sturlington, electrice

99
22,421 members, 674 reviews
3.95 stars (3.95 stars)
100
22,367 members, 873 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Thumbs down: sturlington, Nickelini

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Started by: sturlington (August 2012)

Type: Numbered and unnumbered

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