Reviews

  • As nearly perfect a haunted-house tale as I have ever read ... Stepping into Hill House is like stepping into the mind of a madman; it isn't long before you weird yourself out

    Stephen King
  • No one can touch her

    Donna Tartt
  • An amazing writer

    Neil Gaiman
  • Not only the best haunted-house story ever written, but also a quiet subversion of the ingénue trope in horror fiction

    Joanne Harris
  • The world of Shirley Jackson is eerie and unforgettable ... She is a true master

    A. M. Homes
  • The quintessential haunted-house story ... A masterpiece of edgy tension and creeping terror

    Independent
  • A novel which at one stroke puts her unquestionably among the great masters of the genre . . . as spine-chilling as anything Edgar Allan Poe dreamed up

    Daily Telegraph