Gothic Literature and Jekyll and Hyde
My Super-sweet Evil Twin
Gothic literature explores the mind, supernatural, and more. The term gothic' came to be applied to this genre of literature due to the fierce emotional ties and vastly dark themes. The settings of the novels and novellas add to the mysteriousness typical of a gothic story. Typical characteristics include: ghosts, terror, castles, darkness, death, doppelgangers or doubles, madness, and/or secrets. Horace Walpole, author of The Castle of Otranto, created Gothic...
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