Ghost Stories, Past and Present

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For any fan of the classic ghost story, as a subsection of the Horror genre. From M R James, Le Fanu, and the Golden Age classics to the present day.

TopicTopicMessagesLast Message 
The Oxford Book of English Ghost Stories4 unread / 4frahealee, January 2019
Top Ten Most Frightening Stories7 unread / 7robertajl, October 2017
Lovecraft's 'Supernatural Horror in Literature' Reading List2 unread / 2Moomin_Mama, July 2014
When Graveyards Yawn by August Derleth5 unread / 5Michael.Rimmer, January 2014
Haunted House Stories7 unread / 7MinaKelly, January 2014
New Ghost Stories2 unread / 2dhtabor, August 2013
Looking for a good, scary, absorbing thoroughly excellent ghost story7 unread / 7unorna, August 2013
What are you reading for Halloween?6 unread / 6amysisson, October 2012
My Favorite Ghost Story.....53 unread / 53cjsteiner, August 2012
Whatever happened to H.R Wakefield?4 unread / 4paradoxosalpha, June 2012
ghost stories of non western world3 unread / 3Randy_Hierodule, November 2011
Desert Island Ghost Stories4 unread / 4tros, April 2011
William Hope Hodgson18 unread / 18Makifat, February 2011
Nominee for Ghost Story of the Week?2 unread / 2katylit, January 2011
Scott Joplin's Ghost2 unread / 2katylit, January 2011
Happy Poe-Day!10 unread / 10petine, January 2011
Ambrose Bierce5 unread / 5petine, October 2010
My Ghost Story of the Week "From the Dead"4 unread / 4unorna, September 2010
Great OTR Site for Ghost Stories2 unread / 2katylit, September 2010
Scholastic mystery title from the late 60s/early 70s3 unread / 3tymfos, July 2010
Better Than They Have a Right to Be Supernatural Movies1 unread / 1Ann_Louise, June 2010
Ghost Stories - play7 unread / 7rtttt01, May 2010
Any Ghosd Story fans out there?25 unread / 25sf_addict, April 2010
Horror story catalogue2 unread / 2Makifat, February 2010
Combining groups3 unread / 3Moomin_Mama, December 2009
Jane-Emily/Witches Children - What Is Great Kid Ghost Lit?14 unread / 14winniethepooh13, September 2009
Halloween 2009 Readings1 unread / 1OldSarge, September 2009
Mary E. Wilkins-Freeman3 unread / 3MaggieO, September 2009
Henry James' "Turn of the Screw": great ghost story or not?20 unread / 20unorna, June 2009
Blood-red, Bone-hard Blisters1 unread / 1h2olily, October 2008
Bound for Evil2 unread / 2h2olily, October 2008
WWYD if you saw your doppelgänger?3 unread / 3robertajl, February 2008
Twilight Zone DVD Set3 unread / 3robertajl, February 2008
English or American?13 unread / 13Ann_Louise, February 2008
The Ghost of Charlotte Cray by Florence Marryat2 unread / 2GatorJoker, January 2008
Any new Halloween discoeries?2 unread / 2HouseholdOpera, November 2007
Terry Lamsley4 unread / 4paulmoran, November 2007
Ghost-story Hallowe'en party4 unread / 4HouseholdOpera, October 2007
World Fantasy Convention this November3 unread / 3rtttt01, September 2007
Toni Morrison's *Beloved* as Ghost Story?3 unread / 3Ann_Louise, August 2007
What Did MIss Darrington See6 unread / 6clamairy, July 2007
The Devil's Own Work by Alan Judd1 unread / 1cmcarpenter, July 2007
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