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In English, Year 7 have been exploring the genre of Gothic fiction and creating their own Gothic stories… What is it that attracts readers to the Gothic genre? What exactly is the enduring appeal of creepy classics such as The Hound of the Baskervilles, Frankenstein, Jane Eyre or The Woman in Black? For many teens, it’s that the twists are a big part of it: the thrill of a mystery cloaked in darkness, and the surprises that await us at every turn of the plot. If you want to continue to explore the Gothic fiction genre, try one of these suggestions… 

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