The Bookish Inn

“I can hardly describe to you the effect of these books. They produced in me an infinity of new images and feelings, that sometimes raised me to ecstasy…” – Mary Shelley. Frankenstein. 1818

In this place, you can find entries about books, and literary discussions which mostly focuses on ecological; gender; and monster studies:

How to find a book and Enjoy the Adventure

Tolkien Reading Day 2020: Nature and Machinery in J. R. R. Tolkien’s Works

In Search of the Gothic in Wildfell Hall

Seven books to get lost in nature during lockdown

The Lord of The Rings 66th Aniversary

In Search of Terror and Horror in the Sublime

The Shadowy Boundary Between Terror and Horror

The Uncanny as a Source of Horror in “The Vampyre”

The Secret for Reading and Enjoying Poetry

Understanding Monsters: How Monstrousity is Constructed

Mirror, Mirror show us Lady Audley’s Horror

The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe 70 th Anniversary – A Gender Overview in Narnia