On this day, 177 years ago, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol was published, and his ghostly Christmas story quickly gained popularity and acclaim. Today, this yuletide tale is a holiday classic and one of the staples of the season. In honor of this publishing date anniversary, as well as this upcoming holiday, we’ve gathered a list of similar ghostly Christmas tales (both novels and short story collections) to balance your cheerful season with some creepy vibes!
On December 10, 1907, Rudyard Kipling was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, making him the first English-author to receive this award. He was also the youngest recipient to receive the award, to date, at forty-one years old.
As the perfect novel to transition out of Halloween and into the holiday season, ‘Wuthering Heights’ will be under the spotlight for this week’s TBT…
Today is the 209th anniversary of Jane Austen’s first novel, ‘Sense and Sensibility’ and to celebrate, we have collected seven of the novel’s greatest quotes. Read on to learn a little more about the novel and to enjoy the quotes we pulled from the novel for you all!
Take a bite out of this week’s TBT with Bram Stoker’s ‘Dracula.’ Featured in over 200 movies, read on to learn more about the most-famous vampire in literary and cinematic history.