Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Appreciation …

… A Haunting Evening at Eton - Mail Online - Peter Hitchens blog. (Hat tip, Dave Lull.)

James is to ghost stories what Conan Doyle is to detective stories. He has one or two rivals – ‘The Lost Stradivarius’ , a short novel by J Meade Falkner – is comparable in power and the evocation of genuine fear, but nobody else has managed to hit the mark so many times in such a small collection of work.

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