Review: The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux

The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux is a standalone novel that was originally published as a serial in 1909. This review will be spoiler-free. A riveting story that revolves around the young, Swedish Christine Daaé. Her father, a famous musician, dies, and she is raised in the Paris Opera House with his dying … More Review: The Phantom of the Opera by Gaston Leroux

Review: Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu

Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu is a standalone novel that was published in 1872. This review will be spoiler-free. Predating Bram Stoker’ Dracula, Carmilla is the ultimate gothic vampire tale—stylish, menacing, sensual, and spellbinding You are mine, you shall be mine, you and I are one for ever. When a mysterious carriage crashes outside their … More Review: Carmilla by J. Sheridan Le Fanu