#1 Dracula - bram stoker
#2 Ariel - Sylvia Plath
Originally published in 1965 following her suicide two years previous. Her husband Ted Hughes edited the collection of poems. He changed the order of the poems rearranged and some poems took out. This restored version is the collection of poems as Plath had intended them. The poems address numerous themes, one being motherhood. they give a haunting insight into Plath’s conscience
#4 the island of dr. moreau - h.G wells
In a time when science was making great advancements, the genre of science fiction was born. This 1896 novel is about a shipwrecked man who is rescued by Dr. Moreau. The gothic elements of the novel soon come to light as we dicsover the Dr is a mad scientist who’s experimenting on the island’s animals.
#5 This Is going to hurt: secret diaries of a junior doctor - Adam kay
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