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The Lottery and Other Stories, The Haunting of Hill House, We Have Always Lived in the Castle
The Lottery and Other Stories The Haunting of Hill House We Have Always Lived in the Castle Author:Shirley Jackson THE LOTTERY AND OTHER STORIES, twenty-five stores that range from domestic satire to the macabre, displays Jackson's wit and versatility. — THE HAUNTING OF HILL HOUSE confirms her not only as a master at portraying the secret vagaries of the mind, but also as a brilliant stylist capable of injecting the conventions of horror with a psychological ... more »complexity not encountered since Henry James.
WE HAVE ALWAYS LIVED IN THE CASTLE is Jackson's most subtle work, a studies and compelling rendering of insanity that achieves its effect in part by drawing readers into the strangely routine world of its heroines before revealing the full horror of their existence.« less