This collection of five stories explores a variety of different literary approaches to the genre of horror. From a violent spirit brought to life by an old whistle, to a terrifying monster who lives deep under the ground, these stories will terrify and entertain fans of horror everywhere.
The Terror of Blue John Gap by Sir Arhtur Conan Doyle A man uncovers the truth behind the legend of a mysterious monster
Oh, Whistle and I'll Come to You, My Lad by M. R. James A university professor finds an ancient whistle and calls up a dark spirit
The Monkey's Paw by W. W. Jacobs A magic monkey's paw grants three wishes
Smoke Ghost by Fritz Leiber The streets of Chicago are haunted by an urban ghost
A Spot of Gothic by Jane Gardam A woman sees a figure waving to her in the middle of the night