7 Gothic-Inspired Reads to Help You Celebrate Ann Radcliffe’s Birthday

Ann Radcliffe, the Queen of Gothic Literature, was born on July 9, 1764. Celebrate her 252nd birthday with some Berkley gothic reads!

Berkley Publishing Group
Created by Berkley Publishing Group
On Jul 10, 2016
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'Til Death Do Us Part, Amanda Quick

A dangerously obsessed individual has begun sending Calista Langley trinkets and gifts suitable only for those in deepest mourning, each is engraved with her initials. Soon becomes clear that the danger may be coming from Calista’s secret past—and that only her death will satisfy the stalker...

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Ravished, Virginia Henley

Alexandra Sheffield is expected to marry the wealthy Lord Christopher Hatton, but she is consumed with longing for another man—Lord Hatton’s devastatingly dangerous twin brother, Nicholas. Virginia Henley returns to nineteenth-century London in a scandalous love story that burns with the heat of forbidden passion on every page.

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The Anatomist's Wife, Anna Lee Huber

Following the death of her husband, Lady Darby has taken refuge at her sister’s estate, finding solace in her passion for painting. But when her hosts throw a house party for the cream of London society, Kiera is unable to hide from the ire of those who believe her to be as unnatural as her husband, an anatomist who used her artistic talents to suit his own macabre purposes.

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Death of a Schoolgirl, Joanna Campbell Slan

In her classic tale, Charlotte Brontë introduced readers to the strong-willed and intelligent Jane Eyre. Picking up where Brontë left off, Jane’s life has settled into a comfortable pattern: She and her beloved Edward Rochester are married and have an infant son. But Jane soon finds herself in the midst of new challenges and threats to those she loves…

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Crystal Gardens, Amanda Quick

Evangeline Ames has rented a country cottage far from the London streets where she was recently attacked. Fascinated by the paranormal energy of nearby Crystal Gardens, she finds pleasure in sneaking past the wall to explore the grounds. And when her life is threatened again, she instinctively goes to the gardens for safety....

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A Dark and Stormy Murder, Julia Buckley

Camilla Graham’s bestselling suspense novels inspired Lena London to become a writer, so when she lands a job as Camilla’s new assistant, she can’t believe her luck. But Lena’s fortune soon changes for the worse when she stumbles across a dead body, found on her new boss’s lakefront property....

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The Dark Affair, Maire Claremont

Lady Margaret Cassidy never expected a cruel turn of fate to lock her into an unwanted betrothal with one of her English patients—much less one as broken and dangerous as Viscount Powers. Wrecked by his tragic past, Powers’ opiate-addled sanity hangs precariously in the balance. So when he is forced to marry Margaret in exchange for freedom, he is shocked by the desire to earn her trust, her body, and—most alarming of all—her heart…

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