The Turn of The Screw Daisy Miller Author:Henry James From the pen of Henry James, one of America's greatest novelists, comes these haunting short novels, brilliant examples of fiction at it's best. — THE TURN OF THE SCREW: — A terrifying tale of the supernatural which has mystified and enthralled readers for half a century. — DAISY MILLER: — A poignant drama of emotional conflict involving a young Ame... more »rican girl amoung Europe's fast international set, long one of James most popular works.« less
The "Turn of the Screw" is a classic that has been touted for centeries as a very chilling and scary story---WHY? Don't ask me, becuase I found it very slow and honestly hard to read, and scary! WHERE?! I've seen scarier true crime then this work of fiction so why it is still a "classic" and a measureing stick by which other horror novels are STILL being measured is way beyond me. I found both very dull, slow and period-dated without much horror or even spooky.