September 14, 2017 • Comics, Fiction: Horror & Paranormal
July 17, 2017 • Fiction, Fiction: Horror & Paranormal, Television
It’s no mystery that Agatha Christie is the mistress of intrigue. Many consider her masterpiece to be And Then There Were None, a whodunit that will leave you guessing. Many TV shows have paid homage to Christie’s work and we’ve selected some of the best!
And don't forget to check out Ten Dead Comedians by Fred Van Lente, on bookshelves now!
May 26, 2017 • Fiction, Fiction: Horror & Paranormal
Dead narrators in literature, plays, and film aren’t uncommon, especially when one considers ghosts, zombies, and other supernatural beings that are dead, but… not. We’ve compiled a list of a few books that utilize the trope of posthumous narration without going the supernatural route.
January 11, 2017 • Humor, Fiction: Horror & Paranormal
Wednesday, 8pm. Unitarian Church basement.
FRANKENSTEIN: Well, it looks like everyone who’s going to show up is here. Might as well get started. Hello, all. My name is Frankenstein, but you can all call me Frank. This coming Friday is the 13th, so if you are feeling particularly misunderstood, don't hesitate to speak up. Would anyone like to begin with something to share?
October 28, 2016 • Fiction: Horror & Paranormal
‘Tis the season for horror movie binging. Hear the singing?
But for many of us here at Quirk, Halloween fare lacks a certain something. Hacked-up teens and creepy crawlers are great and all, but we book nerds need something more. Is internal conflict too much to ask of the horror genre?
Not so. Here are five horror movies especially for book snobs. Join in the holiday spirit without sacrificing cinematic and narrative quality.