Great Moments in Gothic Fiction: A History in 13 Books

Last week we looked at our favorite scary Gothic houses from literature; there are so many, and they are all so interrelated, that it seemed like a good idea to go deeper and offer a timeline of great moments in the development of Gothic fiction.

Of course, every major book and era isn’t covered, but from the first uncanny houses and rampaging creatures to today’s goosebump-rife era, here are some highlights.