The Haunting of Hill House
Past the rusted gates and untrimmed hedges, Hill House broods and waits...
Four seekers have come to the ugly, abandoned old mansion: Dr. Montague, and occult scholar looking for solid evidence of the psychic phenomenon called haunting; Theodora, his lovely and lighthearted assistant; Eleanor, a lonely, homeless girl well acquainted with poltergeists; and Luke, the adventurous future heir of Hill House. At first, their stay seems destined to be merely a spooky encounter with inexplicable noises and self-closing doors, but Hill House is gathering its powers and will soon choose one of them to make its own...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ChristineEllei - LibraryThing
I picked this book up in one of my favourite haunts, a used book store (pun fully intended). I remembered reading it in high school and found it terrifying then. Now ... I think I have become jaded in ... Read full review
Review: The Haunting of Hill HouseUser Review - David Brian - Goodreads
This was a re-read. A wonderfully claustrophobic ghost story, with believable characters and passages of writing that stick in your mind. The first of which is this: "No live organism can continue for ... Read full review