Nightmare Fuel Calls Wylding Hall "An Under-appreciated Gem"

A few months ago, Emily Hughes included Wylding Hall in a “best folk horror” edition of her fantastic Nightmare Fuel newsletter. Now she has written an article of horror recommendations “for all tolerance levels” at and includes Wylding Hall as a “medium tolerance” read for fans of films like Jordan Peele’s Get Out and Us.

This short, engrossing novel is an under-appreciated gem, and the perfect creepy October read…

This book is tense and creepy throughout, but there’s one culminating scare that I still find myself thinking about when I’m staring at the ceiling at 3am.

See the entire (excellent!) list at