Halloween Bingo 2017 - Terrifying Women

We Have Always Lived in the Castle - Shirley Jackson

Oh this was good. So very, very good.

 

Unreliable narrators are one of my favourite literary conventions. And Merricat Blackwood is more unreliable than most.

 

Is she a fey princess living on the moon with unicorns and flying horses, or is she a complete sociopath dreaming that people will die horribly and leave her and her beloved sister in peace?

 

Read it and find out.