The Silence Of The Lambs

The Silence Of The Lambs Book Review

The Silence Of The Lambs Book Review & Book Learning

Author: Thomas Harris

Genre: Horror

Favorite Character: Dr. Lecter Hannibal

It is a novel by American author Thomas Harris, published in 1981. All of his works have been made into films.

What Should I Read Next?

5 Reasons Why It Is Your Next Book

  1. If you are bored by all those same types of horror novels, this book will give you a nice break from the usual scary books and you are going to experience a totally different kind of fear in this one.

  2. Interested in reading a story about a cannibalistic psycho killer?

  3. What if the psychiatrist is himself a serial killer? What if a doctor who treats mental illness himself has a mental illness?

  4. Can one psycho killer catch another psycho killer? Will he be good enough at decoding other’s moves?

  5. A story that made the name of the character Hannibal Lecter almost synonymous with cannibalism. This book is going to scare you to the bones.

 

Best Quote

“When the Fox hears the Rabbit scream he comes a-runnin’, but not to help.”

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The Shining Book Review

The Shining Book Review

The Shining Book Review & Book Learning

Author: Stephen King

Genre: Horror

Favorite Character: Jack Torrance

It is a novel by American author Stephen King, published in 1997. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into feature films, miniseries, television series, and comic books

What Should I Read Next?

5 Reasons Why It Is Your Next Book

  1. This is the best book in the genre of horror. It is adapted into a Hollywood movie that also became one of the greatest horror films ever made.

  2. If you are interested in seeing the obsession of an aspiring writer, pick this one.

  3. What happens when a writer living in a secluded hotel with his family loses his sanity?

  4. What if you are controlled by the supernatural forces inhabiting the hotel where you are staying and it starts turning you into a monster?

  5. This is one of Stephen King’s best-written books and is his first hardcover bestseller.

 

Best Quote

“Sometimes human places, create inhuman monsters.” 

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Dracula

dracula book review

Dracula Book Review & Book Learning

Author: Bram Stoker

Genre: Horror

It’s written by the Irish author,  Bram Stocker. He is the one who introduced the legendary character of vampire to us, which paved the way for many such future stories. A very old gothic novel it is!

What Should I Read Next?

6 Reasons Why It Is Your Next Book

  1. You love all the vampire shows. This one has set the benchmark for all the new stories.
  2. You want to know what could have they written in the 19th century about blood sucking vampires, the character that has become highly popular in the 21st century. They are still receiving the royalty for the use of word “Dracula”; this is how popular it is.
  3. You want to read a different a different type of horror story…no more of those scary ghosts and disappearing bad spirits.
  4. You like the gothic lifestyle. This book is surely going to give you some idea how that term has originated.
  5. You are interested in knowing why the tagline says “Believe in Him and pray that he never finds you.”
  6. You haven’t read a book where everything is in the form of documents like letters, journals, newspaper clippings. Maybe this can be your first.

Best Quote

“Listen to them, the children of the night. What music they make!” 

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